Tags archives: First Look

A San Francisco Wedding with the Happiest Pair of Architects in the City

There are some couples you just can't help but gravitate towards. This is one of those couples. Getting Ready at their very eclectic + historic San Fran home. First look at Coit Tower overlooking the bridges. Ceremony with a mix of Persian + Catholic Traditions at the oldest church in the city. Reception at a crazy cool Wine Cellar just within the city Lego Ca[...]

Pearls + Lace, Lilac + Grace: Gorgeous Classic Indoor Wedding at Orinda Country Club

This story started at 'Cal', the University of California in the Chemistry Plaza when she noticed him and they officially met on the dance floor - where I would argue most great things start! The two are very warm, friendly and we were thrilled to take part in this lovely day up in Orinda. Classic was the name of the game which hints of art deco + elegance in hues [...]

'Big-Sur-lebration': Dreamy Destination Wedding Along the Central California Coast

  Brilliant catch phrase coined by a quirky Midwest gal and her California Surfer guy. The Pacific Coast Highway 1 has been a longtime favorite drive of Californians and visitors to the Golden State alike. The route is designated as an All-American Road and as a Blue Star Memorial Highway honoring Veterans in our country. When this outdoorsy and adventur[...]

vineyard love + a puppy in a bowtie: Sonoma County Wedding

Every now and again a wedding comes along that feels like a dream. This falls under that category. We had a blast spending time with this couple in Northern California on a vineyard estate up in the hills. The grounds gave us lots of freedom to capture their gorgeous day from getting ready to the last dance. Highlights included: a beautiful first look down a count[...]

Emotional First Look with Parents in Squall Valley: Featured in Bridal Guide Magazine

Thrilled to be featured today in the Bridal Guide. They did a little collection on emotional first looks with parents as the bride is getting ready. We sent in our very emotional and beautiful first look last year at a destination wedding we shot in Squall Valley. The brides parents celebrated their 33rd Wedding Anniversary on their daughters wedding day. Was so touch[...]

Find Things from Outside & Bring them In: Fallen Leaf Lake Wedding

This wedding took place in the very hidden away church at Fallen Leaf Lake and the reception followed in the general store of the hidden town. Ava and Ross met at the town general store where the groom was the actually the brides boss. Two of their witnesses worked with them at the store as well. Fallen Leaf Lake was a personal and perfect choice to have as the[...]

Mirrored Corset + Fire Sculptures: Burning Man Inspired Wedding in Rancho Santa Fe

With Burning Man just around the corner we thought it was finally time to put these two on the blog! There were so many intricacies about the inspiration and thought behind each of the details of this wedding that made it difficult for me or even the bride to categorize it correctly! The bride and groom where inspired by random things they liked. Cool right? Main [...]