28 Mar

Yeah, we’re pretty spoiled living in Southern Cali. But hey, at least we never forget it or take it for granted. Instead, we thank our lucky stars everyday for the year-round sunshine, sandy beaches, and beautiful wedding venues nestled in the rolling hills of the Santa Monica Mountains. Shannon + Marcus chose one of those […]

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27 Feb

Catherine + Michael knew from the beginning what they wanted for their wedding: good food, good wine, and good company. They also knew what they didn’t want: a cookie cutter wedding. So when they found The Riad something just clicked. Their ceremony took place in an art studio on the beachside property, complete with cement […]

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24 Dec

We’re going to end our 2013 roundup with one of our favorite wedding details, paper goods! Don’t you guys swoon over cardstock, typefaces, calligraphy, letterpress, flourishes and gold foil too? This year was the year for wedding invitations. And if you’ve followed our blog for a bit, you know how much we love a good invitation […]

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24 Dec

Event designers, stylists, DIY brides (+ families and friends)- you seriously brought it this year when it came to your wedding decor. Tablescapes, photo booth backdrops, dessert tables, aisles, there really wasn’t a corner of your already gorgeous wedding venue that wasn’t touched by some unique and beautiful idea. And when we went back to […]

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23 Dec

And just like that, it’s the last week of 2013, eeeep! Don’t mind us if we seem a little emotional. It’s been such a fabulous year in weddings, parties, inspiration shoots, and DIY’s. So before we get ready for all of the beauty to come in 2014, let us reminisce over all the lace, ombre […]

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5 Dec

If you are looking for some red wedding inspiration, or even ideas for your Christmas dinner table, bam! Here you go. Poppies, roses, bottle bush, and anemones… have your pick. Come to think of it, we don’t see enough red in weddings these days. It’s a bold color, but thankfully photographer Angela Higgins and florist Flower Talk are sharing […]

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28 Oct

We know the allure of 1920′s Parisian fashion and design all too well. The grandeur of the era is always one of our favorites to see in weddings. Lucky for us, Jo + Anna’s wedding was inspired by just that. They sought to capture the time period with their own modern twist while keeping in […]

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6 Sep

Including James Frost’s photography, Emma + Ross hired a grand total of three (yes, three) vendors to make their beautiful wedding come together. With a lovely creek-side farm that had been in Ross’s family for five generations as the venue, Emma designed all the invitations and paper goods herself, DIYed tons of décor, and family […]

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30 Aug

We feature so many amazing engagements and weddings on le blog, but it doesn’t stop there you guys. A wise person once said that a marriage should be even more beautiful than your wedding day, and we think the essence of that statement is really captured in this first anniversary shoot by Tealily Photography. Tealily […]

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19 Jul

Carrie + Paul’s glamorous summer garden party wedding is filled with all sorts of lovely details that we think you’re really going to enjoy. Lush floral arrangements, scenic backdrops, delectable foodie fare, and sweet photos by Julie Kay Kelly to name a few. Can you believe they planned this whole Napa Valley shindig from Australia? […]

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