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Adding Whimsy to a Traditional Wedding

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  August 13, 2018

Rancho palos verdes outdoor wedding at a private estate bride a line chiffon gown with a lace bodice and short lace sleeves with a sweetheart neckline and groom heather grey notch lapel suit with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a long white tie holding hands and walking with wedding party bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen charcoal grey suits with long white ties

Venue: Private Residence
Event Planning + Coordination: Constance Curtis Events
Photography: Figlewicz Photography
Menswear Style: Groom wore Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men and Groomsmen in Steel Grey Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men with long blush ties

A Garden + Beach Wedding Venue? Yes!

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  August 8, 2018

San diego outdoor wedding at bali hai bride ball gown with thin lace straps and a sweetheart neckline with lace and beading detail on bodice with long veil with groom cobalt blue notch lapel suit with white dress shirt and white vest with long white striped tie and pocket square with white floral boutonniere holding hands during ceremony

Venue + Catering: Bali Hai
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Cobalt Notch Lapel Suit with a long white striped tie


Grey & Pink Vineyard Wedding

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  August 3, 2018

Temecula outdoor wedding at falkner winery bride mermaid style gown with lace bodice and sweetheart neckline with ruffled skirt and long veil holding white and green floral bridal bouquet in vineyard standing with family

Venue: Falkner Winery
Photography: Our Story Creative
Menswear Style: Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suit with a long white tie

Neutral Palette Ranch Wedding Romance

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  July 31, 2018

California outdoor wedding at the rancho san antonio bride form fitting lace gown with off the shoulder straps and a sweetheart neckline with a flower crown and groom navy notch lapel suit with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a long white and pink floral tie with a white floral boutonniere standing with wedding party bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen navy blue suits with long floral ties

Venue: Rancho San Antonio
Wedding Coordination: Amanda Lauren & Co
Photography: Wisteria Photography
Menswear Style: Navy Notch Lapel Suit with a floral print long tie for purchase


How to Design a Vintage Styled Wedding

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  July 25, 2018

Orange county outdoor summer wedding at the heritage museum bride ball gown with lace straps and a sweetheart neckline with a short tulle skirt and long veil with groom black shawl lapel tuxedo with a white dress shirt and white vest with a white tie and white floral boutonniere with wedding party bridesmaids short blush pink and mint dresses and groomsmen black tuxedos with black bow ties

Venue: Heritage Museum of Orange County
Event Coordination: Leilani Weddings
Photography: Theresa Bridget Photography
Menswear Style:Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a white bow tie

A Dreamy Wedding Overlooking the Ocean

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  July 20, 2018

San diego outdoor wedding at the l auberge bride form fitting lace gown with short sleeves and plunging neckline with low back design and groom tan suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with a tan bow tie and brown shoes with a white and blue floral boutonniere walking and holding hands after ceremony

Venue + Catering: L’Auberge
Event Planning + Coordination: Details Details
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Tan Suit from our For Purchase Collection with blue bow tie


How to Bring Elegance to a Ranch Wedding

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  July 16, 2018

San diego outdoor wedding at leo carillo ranch bride form fitting gown with a sweetheart neckline with thin straps and beaded detail on bodice with groom charcoal grey tuxedo with a black shawl and matching vest with a white dress shirt and plaid bow tie with a white floral boutonniere with wedding party bridesmaids long lavender dresses with beaded detail and groomsmen charcoal tuxedos with bow ties

Venue: Leo Carillo Ranch
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Charcoal Shawl Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a light purple plaid bow tie

Glamorous San Diego City Wedding

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  July 9, 2018

San diego glamorous wedding at the us grant hotel bride strapless ball gown with a tulle skirt and sweetheart neckline and a crystal belt with a long veil and groom white tuxedo jacket with a black shawl and black pants with a black bow tie and white floral boutonniere holding hands and walking smiling

Venue + Catering: US Grant Hotel
Event Coordinator + Design: Lavish Weddings
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Groom- White with Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with black pants and a black bow tie. Groomsmen- Black Michael Kors Tuxedo with black bow ties


Romantic Wedding in a Natural Setting

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  July 6, 2018

Orange county outdoor wedding at the oak canyon nature center bride form fitting mermaid style strapless gown with a crystal belt and sweetheart neckline with a long veil and groom slate blue notch lapel suit with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a long white tie and white floral boutonniere holding hands and walking with wedding party bridesmaids long grey dresses and groomsmen slate blue suits with long white ties

Ceremony Venue: Oak Canyon Nature Center
Reception Venue: Woodbury Clubhouse
Event Planning + Design: Darling I Do Weddings
Photography: Wheeland Photography
Menswear Style: Slate Blue Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men with a long white tie

Fall Wedding at the Villa San Juan Capistrano

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  June 29, 2018

Fall wedding at the villa san juan capistrano bride strapless mermaid fit gown with a sweetheart neckline and ribbon belt with bow in the back with groom black notch lapel suit with a white dress shirt and black bow tie with a black and white plaid pocket square and white floral boutonniere standing with wedding party bridesmaids long dusty blue dresses with white floral bouquets with ribbon decor and groomsmen grey notch lapel suits with matching grey striped bow ties

Venue: The Villa San Juan Capistrano
Event Planning: Merren Events
Photography: Koman Photography
Menswear Style: Grey Notch Lapel Suit with a matching grey striped bow tie


Classic Wedding Style in La Jolla

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  June 20, 2018

San diego beach wedding at estancia la jolla bride form fitting strapless gown with sweetheart neckline and lace design with long veil and groom black shawl lapel tuxedo with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white pocket square with white floral boutonniere with wedding party bridesmaids short red dresses and groomsmen charcoal grey suits with long red ties

Venue: Estancia La Jolla
Coordination: EverAfter Events
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie and the Groomsmen wore Charcoal Notch Lapel Tuxedos by Michael Kors with long red ties

All the California Beach Wedding Vibes!

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  June 13, 2018

Huntington beach wedding at the hilton waterfront resort bride form fitting lace gown with a plunging neckline and thin straps with lace detail and low back design with groom heather grey notch lapel suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long navy blue patterned tie and white floral boutonniere walking with wedding party on the beach bridesmaids long navy blue dresses with white floral bouquets and groomsmen heather grey suits with long navy blue ties

Venue: Hilton Waterfront Resort in Huntington Beach, CA
Wedding Planner: Events by Robin
Photography: Chard Photography
Menswear Style:Light Grey Slim Fit Suit for purchase with a long navy and white dot tie


Classic Wedding Design in a Vineyard Setting

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  June 4, 2018

Temecula outdoor wedding at ponte winery groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dress shirt and black bow tie with white floral boutonniere with groomsmen black tuxedos with black bow ties and floral boutonnieres

Venue: Ponte Winery
Photography: Analisa Joy Photography
Menswear Style: Black Peak Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie

Blush & Blue Summer Wedding

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  May 28, 2018

San diego outdoor wedding at mount woodson castle bride form fitting gown with lace detail on bodice and thin straps with lace decor on bottom of train and sweetheart neckline with groom slate blue notch lapel suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long blush pink tie and white floral boutonniere with matching pocket square kissing with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen slate blue suits with long blush pink ties

Venue: Mt. Woodson Castle
Wedding Coordinator: SD Weddings by Gina
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Slate Blue Notch Lapel Suit with a long blush pink tie


Yes You Can Mix Rustic & Glamour in a Wedding

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  May 16, 2018

San juan capistrano wedding at franciscan gardens bride strapless mermaid style gown with lace beaded detail on bodice and ruffled skirt with sweetheart neckline and groom navy blue suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long light blue tie holding hands during ceremony

Venue, Linens + Rentals: Franciscan Gardens
Event Coordination: Confetti Skies
Photography + Videography: Mike Purdy Photography
Menswear Style: Groomsmen wearing our Steel Grey Notch Lapel Suits by Allure Men with long blue ties

Great Gatsby Styled Wedding at the Ebell

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  May 2, 2018

Ebell of long beach outdoor wedding bride form fitting silk gown with a crystal belt and thin spaghetti straps with a sweetheart neckline and crystal belt with a long veil and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with a white dress shirt and matching vest with a black bow tie and white pocket square with a white floral boutonniere holding hands during ceremony

Venue: Ebell of Long Beach
Event Coordination + Florals: Desiree Carol Special Events
Photography + Videography: Figlewicz Photography
Menswear Style: Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie


"Everything Blue" Chic Garden Wedding

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  April 27, 2018

Orange county outdoor wedding at the muckenthaler mansion bride ball gown with thin straps and a sweetheart neckline with beading detail on the bodice with groom cobalt blue notch lapel suit with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a white bow tie and colorful floral boutonniere bride holding floral bridal bouquet with wedding party bridesmaids long dusty blue dresses with floral bouquets and groomsmen cobalt blue suits with blue bow ties

Venue: The Muckenthaler Mansion
Event Coordination: Hylah White Special Events
Photography: Katie Prichard Photography
Menswear Style: Cobalt Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men with a white bow tie

Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch Wedding

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  April 23, 2018

San diego outdoor wedding at the flower fields in carlsbad bride form fitting strapless lace gown with ruffled skirt and medium length veil with groom charcoal grey tuxedo with white dress shirt and long navy blue striped tie with white floral boutonniere sitting on benches with bridesmaids long navy blue dresses and groomsmen charcoal grey tuxedos with long navy blue ties

Venue: The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Charcoal Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a long navy striped tie


Beach Views San Diego Wedding

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  April 16, 2018

San diego beach wedding bride form fitting lace gown with high neckline and long veil with groom grey suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long light purple tie and white and purple floral boutonniere kissing with hanglider in the background

Venue: Estancia Hotel
Coordination: Holly Kalkin Weddings
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style:Grey Notch Lapel Suit with a long light purple striped tie

Classic Garden Wedding with Gold Accents

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  April 6, 2018

Orange county outdoor wedding shoot at the richard nixon library bride form fitting strapless gown with lace detail and sweeetheart neckline with groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dresss shirt and long black skinny tie and white floral boutonniere with grey pocket square with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen black tuxedos with long black skinny ties

Venue: Richard Nixon Library
Photography: Three16 Photography
Menswear Style:Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a long black skinny tie