A romantic San Luis Obispo wedding at Greengate Ranch and Vineyard had the perfect modern rustic feel wedding for this beautiful couple.
When designing an event, there are so many elements that can contribute to the overall look and feel for you and your guests. Each piece is so important! With tables being the main feature in a reception space, you have to consider what has the most "real estate" on those large pieces to achieve the look you are going for.
A late summer Santa Barbara wedding in the beautiful greenhouse of Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm in Goleta, California was romantic and fun with the couple scooting away from the reception on their vespas.
Wedding cake is the sweetest piece at your wedding and ordering a wedding cake is lot of fun! Here are 5 things to consider when picking the wedding cake of your dreams!
"You've found your venue, your planner, your florist, your caterer, your photographer. Hiring the DJ is often an after thought, the last in the line of a series of unending wedding planning to-dos. The question we get most often is "what does a DJ actually do? Do I even need one?"
The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara is the perfect Santa Barbara wedding venue for an elegant wedding day surrounded by breathtaking ocean views. These two love-birds said "I do" on this coastal slice of heaven while wedding photographer, Anna Delores of Anna Delores Photography captured each detail of their special day! From the chic details to the romantic reception this was a wedding to remember!
The Wedding Standard is now in beautiful Santa Barbara! To celebrate the magazine launch at the amazing new Santa Barbara wedding venue Ocean View Ranch overlooking the hills and beach of Carpinteria, a party was designed by Wild Heart Events and featured a wide array of amazing Santa Barbara based wedding vendors.
The Cass House Cayucos was the perfect intimate California coastal wedding venue for this romantic military wedding.
A beautiful boho Big Sur wedding at Ragged Point Inn is all kinds of dreamy with a ceremony over looking the cliffs of the rugged California Coast and areception under the cypress trees.
Flying Caballos Ranch, a beautiful and historic San Luis Obispo wedding venue that offers amazing accommodations, just launched their latest addition: a beautiful modern barn! This venue launch, Barn Bash edition, was wonderfully designed by Spark and Sparkle Events.
From floral decor, to food, to wedding attire, here's what this year has in store for the wedding world, and our own weddings & events that have already been trending!!!
Looking for a meaningful and handmaid gift to thank your bridesmaids? Central Coast jewelry designer, Adria Harrison of Amour Jewelry, shows us 5 easy steps on how to make beautiful bracelets for the perfect bridesmaid keepsake gift.
Specialty rentals and lounges can completely transform a wedding space and create a design that is unique to your own style, so we caught up with three San Luis Obispo specialty rental companies to hear each of their individual expertise on all things from design, to sourcing, to trends.
The rustic and romantic Stepladder Ranch, a Cambria wedding venue, provides the perfect backdrop for this dreamy ceremony overlooking the hills and fun intimate reception situated outside the beautiful barn under oak trees and twinkling string lights.
Metallics have always been a huge part of weddings, they instantly bring a little "bling" to your big day, making it extra special and chic, but move aside gold and silver because copper is making it's way more than ever in 2018.
Looking for a fun and unique San Luis Obispo wedding venue? Slo Brew The Rock is the perfect spot! With multiple venues available on the Central Coast to offer a wide variety of accommodations, SLO Brew has remained one of California's longest standing brew pubs since it first opened its door in 1988.
The historic Santa Barbara Courthouse was the perfect simple and romantic Santa Barbara Wedding Venue for this laid-back and intimate springtime wedding!
The romantic venue, La Cuesta Ranch, was the perfect venue for this colorful spring wedding. The madly in love couple said "I do" underneath oak trees and a dangling chandelier and all of the amazing details were designed by the talented ladies of Lovelyfest and artfully photographed by Jen Rodriguez Photography.
San Luis Obispo hair and makeup artist, Brit Tarr, shares 4 tips and things to consider when choosing your wedding hair and makeup artist and shares her best kept secrets on how to get the look that is true to you for your big day!
A laid-back bohemian wedding at Mattei's Tavern in the charming town of Los Olivos, California embodies the wonderful intimate and romantic feeling a wedding should have.
Central Coast wedding officiant Thomas Allen of Something True, who has officiated over 100 weddings in the past decade, shared with us 5 roles that a wedding officiant plays to make your big day special and smooth.
A romantic wedding at Cali Paso Winery in beautiful California wine country is the perfect Paso Robles wedding venue that transports one back to the Italian countryside with its rustic charm.
With the new year and ever changing styles and trends, this article featured in The Wedding Standard's first print magazine, shares some fun trends that will be taking front and center in 2018.
This romantic Santa Barbara all-white styled shoot inspired by the white sand beaches of Tulum, Mexico transforms an empty greenhouse at the beautiful Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm into unique styled wedding venue.
Central Coast based wedding photographer, Anya of Anya McInroy Photography, gives us her 5 top tips to get the wedding photos you have always hoped for! After all of the dreaming and planning of a wedding, once the day finally comes around, it can be hard to let go and trust that everything will come together.
The historic Heritage House in Arroyo Grande, California was the perfect simplistic venue for this floral and fun garden party wedding! Surrounded by close friends and family, the bride and groom said "I do" under a handmade copper altar with hanging colorful flowers by Lori Boe Floral Design.
One thing we know for sure? Your memories of the day may fade, but your professional pictures from your wedding day will last forever! We have some advice on how to protect your investment and ensure that your flowers last all day and look as good in pictures as they do in person!