This well thought out wedding made our hearts skip a beat. We can't wait for you to keep scrolling, but for now picture this, a stunning Santa Barbara wedding venue, artful blooms by Idlewild Floral Design, and a couple deeply in love. On this special day, Grace and Robbie decided to have Onyx & Redwood bring their vision to life, complete with a staircase dripping with flowers for the ceremony, and a reception where some guests were dining under olive trees. Ashley Ludaescher was able to capture the the day in imagery that is sure to stand the test of time.
T'era and Davion's minimony was filled with lush florals, sentimental accessories, traditional African attire, and more. Every detail was embodied with sweet sentiments and were crafted from pure talent. Read on to hear about their surprising love story and how they planned a picture perfect ceremony in just two months.
This French Colonial inspired editorial shoot from Sandcastle Celebrations features a unique take on color and vintage elements, all captured perfectly by Alexandra Wallace at The Cass House
A little party never killed nobody! At least that's what Charlotte and Brian were thinking when they planned their dream speakeasy themed wedding! This vintage and glamorous day was a sight that even Gatsby himself wouldn't want to miss. San Luis Obispo florist Brooke Edelman Floral Design accentuated the already stunning Cayucos wedding venue Cass House and San Luis Obispo photographer Alexandra Wallace was there to bring her moody and intimate style of photography to the event and capture every moment their day.
Never underestimate the size of the wedding guest list! There is no wrong way or right way to plan a wedding, but this muted-toned, intimate wedding instantly reminds me why mirco celebrations of love can still be showstoppers. Thanks to California wedding photographer Jono, you can see how beautiful a smaller ceremony can be. Keep reading to see more!
Stephanie and Nick had a fairytale-like wedding at the stunning Carmel wedding venue Bernardus Lodge. The stunning scenery was accentuated with vast blooming florals put together by California florist Unskripted Designs and San Luis Obispo photographer Cameron Ingalls captured every beautiful moment.
Champagne towers are making a comeback and are a current rising trend for cocktail receptions. Not only do they stand elegantly on their own, but they are the perfect way to add a little bubbly fun to a toast to make it more engaging! Look at our best tips for perfecting your pour for a champagne tower.
The sparks are flying for Jessica and Gabe as they celebrate their marriage and start to a happily ever after! We love the moody feel created by the twinkle lights from this beautiful day. The hues of white, black, green, and gold create such an elegant ambiance that we cannot get enough of! Keep scrolling as California Wedding photographer, Alexandra Wallace, captures all the emotions as Jessica and Gabe celebrate their love for each other!
Veronica and Brandon had an incredibly unique and enchanting wedding at the historic Union Hotel in Los Alamos. With purposeful vintage and moody color tones and gorgeous floral and lacey details, the day was put together in a way that created a fairy-tale like day.
With a scenic garden view and an elegant color palette of navy and champagne, the Meiers' Calamigos Ranch wedding was a match made in heaven. In such a stunning venue filled with love from their closest companions, it is no wonder why this wedding day is such a sight for sore eyes!
Cheers to the O'Sullivans! After many years of longterm love, these two were destined to be together and their wedding day was over joyous! Brought together by friends and family, Eric and Savana tied the knot on a gorgeous day at the Pismo Beach wedding venue Thousand Hills Ranch, and every detail completely captured the couple's personality.
A flat lay is one of the most popular types of wedding detail shots, and they may feature anything from wedding stationery to flower arrangements to wedding rings. In these one-of-a-kind detail shots, they should attempt to include everything unique about you and your significant other while summarizing your wedding day. If you're stuck on what to tell your photographer to include in your flat lays, view the inspiration below!
Jordan and Madi became Mr. and Mrs. Hines on a beautiful day at the San Luis Obispo wedding venue Greengate Ranch and Vineyard. Full of lovely blooming florals, lavender and neon color tones, and elegantly chic signage, saying their wedding was spectacular would be an understatement.
Amanda and Eli tied the knot at Amanda's childhood home and ranch, that led to many magical and nostalgic moments throughout the day. Brought together by all of their loved ones, the day started off on top of a hill surrounded by stunning oak trees with a view of the Pacific and ended in a historic barn newly renovated by Amanda's family and her now husband Eli. The day was pure love built from the ground up.
Kellie and Torin celebrated their wedding at beautiful the San Luis Obispo wedding venue, The White Barn. We are absolutely gushing over the bride's horse-back grand entrance to the ceremony with her father and the luscious flower collars around the horse's necks designed by Central Coast Floral Designer, Katie Noonan. Every perfect moment was captured by Photographer, Taylor Coppo. It was too hard to pick our favorites from her gallery because they were all so good!
While many couples look for venues in their hometown or close city area, some look to take their weddings to other dreamy destinations. Staying in California, Christina and Ian found a slice of paradise on Catalina Island. See their wedding now!
For Taylor and Kyle, it is only fitting that their own western lifestyle grew roots on their wedding day. The warm rustic tones of their color palette filled their venue space in the most elegant western way and perfectly reflected the joy radiating from everyone in attendance. The vendor team did an outstanding job of highlighting cowboy influences while spicing up the day with the couple's stellar personality-Do you see their pickle bar?
Once upon a time in San Luis Wedding Venue, Filipponi Ranch, Britni and Jason drifted away into their magical wedding day. From just a glimpse at the details, you would think their wedding came straight out of fairy tales. With Perfect Timing by Danette Castillo as their wedding planner, the wedding of their wildest dreams came to life, and you need to see it for yourself.
Tori and Scott celebrated their nuptials with an intimate celebration blending their families while incorporating natural colors of white, beige and green with gold accents at Paso Robles wedding venue, Terra Mia Vineyards. The entire wedding was focused on camaraderie and mingling amongst those who mean the most to them, their closest friends & family. Keep scrolling to see as Derek Preciado Photography captured all the special moments beautifully including the 3 first looks: Father of bride with the bride and her daughter, bride with groom and lastly daughter with groom.
After growing up in the same neighborhood only 10 minutes from each other, Kristen and Grant didn't meet until they both ventured off to college and started their love story at Cal Poly. The two were destined to be together, and their wedding day was full of love and support from their large group of friends and family from both their college and hometown.
Bride Heather was initially planning an elopement in Mexico with her fiance David, but the couple chose to scrap their plans and create a beautiful, Mexican gothic fiesta in San Luis Obispo. By capturing the colors of a desert sunset, the wedding was a true "Día De Los Lovers" masterpiece. Take a look into the fun celebration now!
Enchanting, charming and worth the wait - Camille and Garrett's wedding day was full of love and light, hosted at the heavenly Pismo Beach wedding venue Thousand Hills Ranch. Their day was the epitome of having big love in a small town. Camille and Garrett tied the knot in front of many longterm family and friends from Arroyo Grande, including both of their parents.
The Wheelock's absolutely glowed when it was time to celebrate their love on their wedding day! Jack dressed in a rustic orange suit and Courtney carrying a color-bursting bouquet, the couple stood bold in front of their guest. We hope you sense pure delight as you go through this gallery!
With all of the heartache & sadness brought on by 2020, love & hope continued to prevail in love stories like Eileen & Richard's. I was able to hear from Josie with San Luis Obispo Event Planning Embark Event Designs about their special day.
Anissa & Damon's wedding day was full of creamy neutral tones, tons of texture, and the best vineyard views! This barn wedding was anything but rustic, with a chic wedding party and an unforgettable sun-drenched sunset session.
Such a magical day for Karlee and Wyatt as they celebrate their wedding day! We love the subtle hints of yellows, neutrals, soft pinks & orange hues in the florals by Infullbloom by Lex. The couple's ultimate goal was to achieve a beer garden style wedding and Sandcastle Celebrations made that dream come true! Keep scrolling for more charming photos by wedding photographers, Poppy and Vine Photo!
Jenna and Jesse's coastal wedding day was the ultimate fairy tale full of authentic love, laughter and core memories. What started out as a romantic ceremony on the coast of San Simeon, turned into an intimate garden party reception with moonlit dancing at the stunning Arroyo Grande wedding venue, Villa Loriana.