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Modern Meets Boho Beach Wedding

The Real Thing

  March 30, 2018

San diego beach wedding at scripps seaside forum bride form fitting lace gown with straps and plunging neckline with beading detail and long train with groom slate blue suit with matching vest and white dress shirt and matching pipe edge bow tie and white floral boutonniere kissing and sitting next to bridesmaids long light pink and purple dresses with groomsmen heather grey suits with long ties

Venue: Scripps Seaside Forum
Coordination: Selina Rose Weddings & Events
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Groom wore our Slate Blue Notch Lapel Suit with a matching pipe edge bow tie and groomsmen wore our Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suits with blush pink bow ties

Modern Vintage Ranch Wedding

The Real Thing

  March 12, 2018

Orange county outdoor wedding at limoneira ranch bride form fitting lace gown with a high halter neckline and lace design with thin straps and groom heather grey notch lapel suit with white dress shirt and long blue tie with a blush pink floral boutonniere walking with wedding party bridesmaids long dusty pink dresses and groomsmen grey notch lapel suits with long grey matching tires

Venue: Limoneira Ranch
Event Coordinator: Plated Events
Photography + Videography: Figlewicz Photography
Menswear Style: Light Grey Slim Fit Suit with a long blue tie


Mountain Backdrop Romantic Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  March 7, 2018

San diego outdoor woodland wedding shoot bride blush pink chiffon strapless gown with a sweetheart neckline and groom navy blue shawl lapel tuxedo with a matching vest and white dress shirt with a long pink striped tie and white floral boutonniere standing and holding hands during ceremony bride holding white floral bridal bouquet

Venue: San Diego, CA
Event Planning + Design: Baldwin Bridal & Events
Photography: Equinox Photo
Menswear Style: Navy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with long striped 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


Valentine's Day Inspired Woodsy Wedding

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  February 14, 2018

Valentine styled wedding shoot bride chiffon gown with halter straps and sweetheart neckline with groom navy blue suit with notch lapel with matching vest and white dress shirt with red bow tie and white floral boutonniere sitting in lounge furniture

Event Design + Personal Florals: In Focus Events
Photography: Genesis Imagery
Menswear Style: Navy Notch Lapel Suit with a red 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


Just How Glamorous Can a Garden Wedding Be...?

The Real Thing

  February 9, 2018

San diego outdoor wedding at the grand tradition bride mermaid style gown with illusion back and straps with plunging neckline and groom navy suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with white bow tie and white floral boutonniere with bridesmaids long pink dresses with groomsmen navy suits with long ties

Venue: Grand Tradition
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style: Navy Notch Lapel Suit with a white bow tie

Romantic Palos Verdes Wedding

The Real Thing

  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


Bright Boho Wedding at an Alpaca Farm

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  January 26, 2018

Anza valley rustic outdoor wedding at the alpaca farm bride strapless chiffon gown with a sweetheart neckline and groom navy blue suit with white dress shirt and no tie standing next to alpaca with pink flowers decor

Venue: Alpaca Farm
Design + Coordination: Cana Collective
Photography: Ashley Williams Photography
Menswear Style: Navy Notch Lapel Suit

Vintage Romance Wedding with Boho Decor

The Real Thing

  January 8, 2018

Orange county outdoor rustic wedding bride form fitting lace gown with sleeves and plunging neckline with groom navy blue notch lapel suit with white dress shirt and blush pink bow tie with matching pocket square and whit and green floral boutonniere with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen navy blue suits with blush pink bow ties

Venue: The Riverbed Farm
Event Planning + Coordination: Candace Jolee Events
Photography: Erika Molina Photography
Menswear Style: Navy Notch Lapel Suit with a blush pink bow tie


Summer Winery Wedding in Temecula

The Real Thing

  January 5, 2018

Temecula outdoor wedding at ponte winery bride form fitting lace gown with long sleeves and illusion open back design with sweetheart neckline and groom tan suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with matching tan bow tie and white floral boutonniere with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses with white and red floral bridal bouquets and groomsmen tan suits with matching vests and tan bow ties

Venue: Ponte Winery
Photography: Mink Photography
Menswear Style: Tan Notch Lapel Suit with a matching tan pipe edge bow tie

Dramatic Luxe Wedding at the Estate on Second

The Real Thing

  December 29, 2017

Orange county wedding at the estate on second bride lace ball gown with long sleeves and high neckline with crystal hair piece and groom black tuxedo with white dress shirt and black bow tie with white pocket square with bridesmaids mix and matched dresses with groomsmen black tuxedos with white shirts and black bow ties walking bride holding pink and red floral bridal bouquet

Venue: The Estate on Second
Event Planning + Design: All in the Detail Design
Photography: Lauren Scotti Photographer
Menswear Style:Black Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie


Modern Downtown San Diego Wedding

The Real Thing

  December 22, 2017

San diego outdoor wedding at ultimate skybox bride form fitting strapless lace gown with a sweetheart neckline and crystal belt with long veil and groom heather grey notch lapel suit with a white dress shirt and matching vest with a long white tie and white floral boutonniere sitting with wedding party bridesmaids long blush pink dresses and groomsmen charcoal grey suits with long white ties

Venue: Ultimate Skybox
Event Planning + Design: Creative Affairs Inc
Photography: True Photography
Menswear Style:Heather Grey Notch Lapel Suit by Allure Men with a long white striped tie and groomsmen Steel Grey Notch Lapel Suits by Allure Men with long blush ties

A Totally Dreamy Bohemian Wedding

The Real Thing

  December 11, 2017

Orange county wedding at the colony house bride long sleeve lace gown with big sleeves and plunging neckline with sheer details with groom cobalt blue suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with long black skinny tie and white floral boutonniere with bridesmaids long blush pink dresses with groomsmen cobalt blue suits with long black skinny ties

Venue: The Colony House
Event Planning: Chloe Nario
Photography: Los Ebano
Menswear Style: Cobalt Notch Lapel Suit with a long black skinny tie


Blush Pink Garden Wedding at the Turnip Rose

The Real Thing

  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

Classic Summer Vineyard Wedding

The Real Thing

  September 28, 2017

Temecula outdoor wedding at villa de amore vineyard bride strapless mermaid style gown with crystal belt and medium veil with groom black tuxedo with white dress shirt and white bow tie with matching vest and white floral boutonniere with bridesmaids long pink dresses and groomsmen black tuxedo with pink ties

Venue + Coordination: Villa de Amore Vineyard
Photography: Leah Marie Photography
Menswear Style: Black two button notch lapel tuxedo with pink ties


Pink Ombre Wedding at The Summit House

The Real Thing

  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

Creating a Modern+Rustic Wedding Style in Orange County

The Real Thing

  September 1, 2017

Laguna beach modern wedding bride strapless lace mermaid style gown with long veil and white and purple floral bridal bouquet with groom navy blue suit with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white pocket square and lapel pin holding hands during ceremony

Venue: Seven4one
Event Planning + Coordination: Events by Robin
Photography: Frank Salas Photography
Menswear Style: Groomsmen wore Charcoal Michael Kors Tuxedos with black long ties, groom wore his own navy tuxedo with a black bow tie


What Would a Wine-Inspired Wedding Look Like?

Inspirational Photo Shoot

  August 11, 2017

San diego wine and culinary center wedding shoot bride floral ball gown with light blue floral designs and sweetheart neckline with groom burgundy tuxedo with matching vest and white dress shirt with black bow tie and white floral boutonniere bride sitting in chair holding white and green floral bridal bouquet

Venue: San Diego Wine and Culinary Center
Photography: Bob Hoffman Photography & Video
Menswear Style: Burgundy Shawl Lapel Tuxedo with a black bow tie and Black Notch Lapel Tuxedo by Michael Kors

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