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Beach Views San Diego Wedding

The Real Thing

  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


Colorful Garden Wedding Under A Tent

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  February 28, 2018

Temecula outdoor wedding at temecula creek inn bride form fitting simple strapless gown with a straight neckline and teal rain boots with groom grey notch lapel suit with a white dress shirt and long brown tie with an orange floral boutonniere standing under clear umbrella bride holding colorful floral bridal bouquet

Venue + Catering: Temecula Creek Inn
Planning + Floral Design: Seven Stems Floral Design & Event Planning
Photography: Next to Me Studios
Menswear Style: Light Grey Slim Fit Suit with a long brown tie

Black Tie Garden Inspired Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  February 20, 2018

Rancho las lomas outdoor wedding shoot bride strapless tulle ballgown with beaded bodice and sweetheart neckline with long lace detail veil and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dress shirt and black bow tie with bright pink floral boutonniere bride holding bright pink floral bridal bouquet standing by table

Venue: Rancho Las Lomas
Design + Coordination: Michelle Garibay Events
Photography: Chloe Atnip Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a black bow tie


Extra Pink Valentine's Day Garden Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  February 12, 2018

Los angeles valentine theme wedding shoot at the gardens at los robles bride pink ballgown dress with ruffled skirt and dark pink and white floral bridal bouquet with groom burgundy tuxedo with black dress shirt and black bow tie with red floral boutonniere walking and holding balloons

Venue: The Gardens at Los Robles Greens
Event Coordination: Velvet Alley Events
Photography: Jenny Quicksall Photography
Menswear Style: Burgundy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie

Romantic Palos Verdes Wedding

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  February 2, 2018

Summer outdoor wedding at south coast botanic gardens bride mermaid style gown with lace detail and sweetheart neckline with crystal belt and groom black suit with matching vest with white dress shirt and black bow tie with white floral boutonniere standing during ceremony

Ceremony Venue: Wayfarers Chapel
Reception Venue: South Coast Botanic Garden
Photography: Figlewicz Photography
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Suit with a black bow tie


Blush Pink Garden Wedding at the Turnip Rose

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  November 20, 2017

Orange county outdoor wedding shoot at turnip rose garden bride form fitting gown with lace detail and long sleeves with long veil and sweetheart neckline with groom heather grey notch lapel suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long white tie and blush pink floral boutonniere kissing with wedding party bridesmaids long blush pink dresses with flower crowns and groomsmen charcoal grey suits with long blush pink ties

Venue, Planning + Catering: Turnip Rose Promenade and Gardens
Photography: Mackenna Waterhouse Photography
Menswear Style: Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suit with a long white tie and groomsmen Charcoal Grey Notch Lapel Suits with long blush pink ties

Pink Ombre Wedding at The Summit House

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  September 20, 2017

Summit house outdoor rustic wedding bride strapless ball gown with long veil with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses with groom and groomsmen charcoal grey suits with long light pink stripped ties

Venue + Catering: The Summit House
Photography: Chloe Atnip Photography
Menswear Style: Groom purchased a charcoal suit with a long striped pink tie, groomsmen rented grey notch lapel suits with a pink tie


Navy and Purple San Diego Garden Wedding

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  September 7, 2017

San diego outdoor wedding at the grand tradition bride mermaid style lace gown with long train and high lace neckline with off the shoulder design and crystal headband with groom navy blue tuxedo with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white pocket square with white and pink floral boutonniere with bridesmaids long purple dresses and groomsmen navy blue tuxedos throwing flower petals in the air

Venue: Grand Tradition
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Navy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie

Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  August 3, 2017

San diego outdoor wedding shoot at the hyatt regency mission bay resort bride form fitting strapless gown with lace design and a sweetheart neckline with groom burgundy shawl lapel tuxedo with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white floral boutonniere hugging and holding hands bride holding white and burgundy and blush floral bridal bouquet

Venue: Hyatt Regency in Mission Bay
Coordinator: Josefina Events
Photography: Francis Ralph Photography
Menswear Style:Burgundy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with black pants, black vest and black bow tie


Tropical Glam Private Estate Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  August 2, 2017

Glamorous backyard wedding shoot at a private estate bride mermaid style gown with straps and lace detail on bodice with plunging neckline and long veil with groom slate blue notch lapel suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long champagne tie and yellow floral boutonniere sitting at sweetheart table

Venue: Private Estate
Coordination: Agape Planning
Photography: Lin and Jirsa
Menswear Style: Slate Blue Notch Lapel Suit with a long tan tie

Romantic Rustic Farm Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  July 28, 2017

Romantic rustic wedding shoot in temecula at two sisters farms bride chiffon gown with lace bodice and short sleeves with low back design and plunging neckline with groom light grey suit with white dress shirt and long navy blue tie with white and green floral boutonniere holding white and pink floral bridal bouquet close up

Venue: Two Sisters Farms
Photography: Jonelly Gomez
Menswear Style: Light Grey Peak lapel Suit by Ike Behar with a long navy tie


Alice In Wonderland Wedding Inspiration at Sherman Gardens

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  July 27, 2017

Sherman gardens alice in wonderland wedding shoot bride strapless ball gown with beaded bodice and sweetheart neckline with birdcage veil and groom black notch lapel tuxedo with white dress shirt and purple floral bow tie with matching pocket square and red and yellow floral boutonniere standing during ceremony exchanging rings

Venue: Sherman Library & Gardens
Event Planning, Design + Florals: The Dizzy Daisy
Photography + Planning: Visuals by Arpit
Menswear Style: Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors with a purple floral bow tie

Malibu Chateau de Grace Garden Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  June 21, 2017

Malibu outdoor wedding shoot at chateau de grace bride lace form fitting gown with high neckline and lace detail on top with long lace trim veil with groom slate blue suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with slate blue striped bow tie and white floral boutonniere riding in boat

Venue: Chateau de Grace
Event Coordination and Hair + Makeup: An Enlightened Event
Photography: Lucas Rossi Photography
Menswear Style: Slate Blue Notch Lapel Suit with a matching striped bow tie


Wilson Creek Winery Temecula Wedding

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  June 6, 2017

Temecula outdoor wedding at wilson creek winery bride ball gown with beaded detail and lace with thin straps and groom white dinner jacket with black tuxedo pants and black vest with grey and black striped bow tie with white floral boutonniere holding hands

Venue + Catering: Wilson Creek Winery
Event Coordinator: Natasha Melnick
Photography: Leah Marie Photography
Menswear Style: White Dinner Jacket with black tuxedo pants and black and grey striped bow tie

Sweet Summer Wedding at Maravilla Gardens in Ventura

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  June 2, 2017

Maravilla gardens outdoor wedding bride strapless mermaid style lace gown with a lace design on back with dark red and green flower crown with groom charcoal grey suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long blush pink striped tie and white floral boutonniere holding hands during ceremony

Venue + Furniture: Maravilla Gardens
Coordinator, Designer + Photographer: Kimberlee Miller Photography
Menswear Style: Michael Kors Charcoal Notch Lapel Tuxedo with a long blush pink tie


Newport Beach Sherman Library & Gardens Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  May 10, 2017

Orange county outdoor wedding at sherman gardens bride form fitting strapless lace gown with sweetheart neckline and pearl necklace with groom slate blue suit with white dress shirt and blush pink bow tie and floral boutonniere cheering after ceremony bride holding white and green floral bridal bouquet

Venue: Sherman Library & Gardens
Event Planner: Events by Robin
Photography: Lorely Meza
Menswear Style: Slate Blue Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men with a blush pink bow tie

Ethereal Garden Tea Party Wedding Inspiration

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  May 3, 2017

Garden tea party wedding at eden gardens bride white chiffon gown with lace bodice and lace sleeves with groom heather grey suit with matching vest and long blue striped tie sitting on white vintage couch and bride holding white floral bridal bouquet

Venue: Eden Gardens
Wedding Planner + Coordinator: Just Merried Events
Photography: Katie Jane Photography
Menswear Style: Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suit with a long light blue striped tie


Nature-Inspired Wedding at Lake Oak Meadows

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  April 12, 2017

Temecula outdoor wedding shoot at lake oak meadows bride strapless mermaid style lace gown with sweetheart neckline with groom heather grey notch lapel suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long tan tie and white floral boutonniere holding hands

Venue: Lake Oak Meadows
Wedding Planning + Coordination: Weddings by Katlin
Photography: Emi Fujii Photography
Menswear Style: Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men with a tan tie

Secret Garden Los Angeles Wedding

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  January 18, 2017

Los angeles outdoor wedding at eden gardens groom navy blue tuxedo coat with black pants and black vest with white dress shirt and black bow tie with groomsmen navy blue suits with matching vests and white dress shirt with long black ties walking

Venue: Eden Gardens
Wedding Planner: CMG Weddings and Events
Day of Coordination: Velvet Alley Events
Photography: Lucas Rossi Photography
Menswear Style:Navy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with black pants and a black bow tie for the groom and Navy Notch Lapel Suits with black skinny ties