Tags archives: California

Haute Bride Los Gatos Grand Opening & Bridal Runway Show

Haute Bride Los Gatos Grand Opening & Bridal Runway Show
Bay Area's custom, couture bridal salon Haute Bride celebrated their Los Gatos grand opening this past weekend, and thanks to wedding planner Allison of Engaged and Inspired, I was selected to cover the event.  There were so many gorgeous photographs from the day, but what struck me most was the runway bridal show. What a beautiful, inspiring day it was! Bri[...]

San Francisco Wedding Photography at Swedenborgian Church | Megin & Gino

San Francisco Wedding Photography at Swedenborgian Church | Megin & Gino
Megin & Gino tied the knot at San Francisco's beautiful and rustic Swedeborgian Church, followed by a San Francisco bay front reception at McCormick & Kuleto's restaurant. There were so many adorable moments between these two! I wish I could show you all of them, but if I did, this blog post never end!  What a sweet, loving wedding I had the privilege of do[...]

Napa Engagement Photography at Pope Valley’s Aetna Springs Resort & Heibel Ranch Vineyards | Courtney & Nick

Napa Engagement Photography at Pope Valley's Aetna Springs Resort & Heibel Ranch Vineyards | Courtney & Nick
Courtney & Nick's wedding will be held in Colorado next year, but wanted their engagement session held here in California.  They describe themselves as camera shy, but one look at these photographs shows they are naturals on camera. Courtney & Nick had a fun vision for their session including their recently-discovered favorite vineyard and their rambunctiou[...]

Hollywood and Santa Monica Destination Engagement Photography | Cynthia & Perry

Hollywood and Santa Monica Destination Engagement Photography | Cynthia & Perry
How wonderful is it to have a destination engagement session?  Cynthia & Perry live in Toronto, Canada, but "love the California lifystyle," they told me over the phone. They planned to travel along Santa Barbara, Los Angeles, and San Diego coastlines, and wanted to have their engagement photographs taken here. "There are basically three places in all of Toron[...]

San Diego Engagement Photography at Balboa Park & Torrey Pines Beach | Mei & Andy

San Diego Engagement Photography at Balboa Park & Torrey Pines Beach | Mei & Andy
Andy and Mei laughed, giggled, and teased their way through this playful engagement photography session in San Diego, California. We began our session at the enormous Banyan tree in expansive, picturesque Balboa Park. Afterward, we wandered, admiring the park's magnificent architecture and structures. We concluded at Torrey Pines State Beach, one of their favorite s[...]

Napa Engagement Photography at Hartwell Vineyard Estate Winery | Meegan & Bobby

Napa Engagement Photography at Hartwell Vineyard Estate Winery | Meegan & Bobby
For their heartfelt, exquisite engagement session, Meegan and Bobby were lucky enough to have a friend who could give us exclusive access to the splendid Hartwell Vineyard Estate Winery in Napa, California. To make the day even more special, Bobby brought his well-loved black Ford Mustang with red leather interior, and a vintage Schwinn bicycle. I love how these t[...]

Petaluma Wedding Photography at Chileno Valley Ranch | Rebecca & Zach

Petaluma Wedding Photography at Chileno Valley Ranch | Rebecca & Zach
Rebecca & Zach's beautiful vintage, DIY wedding was held at the Chileno Valley Ranch in Petaluma, California, and featured barns, burlap, wildflowers, and string-lights.  This blog post is only a small teaser of images. For the rest of this heartfelt, charming wedding, please visit the full feature on top wedding blog Style Me Pretty. If you want to see more [...]