real wedding: chelsea & mike 6/15/2013

It’s no secret that the Newport Beach Marriott has a special place in my heart. Not only did I work there in weddings for years, I also was married there myself in ’11. The hotel will always mean so much to me ūüôā Another soft spot in my heart at this beautiful hotel is the…

sneak peek: heather & dwayne

I am excited to share a few of my favorite photos from Heather & Dwayne’s engagement session, taken by Audree Jean Photography¬†http://audreejeanphotography.com/ . Heather and Dwayne will tie the knot¬†THIS SATURDAY¬†at the amazing Petersen Auto Museum in Los Angeles. Just a few more days ūüôā Such a great couple….. it will be such a great…

trend alert: sparkles!

Adding a little sparkle to¬†your wedding is a trend that is here to stay! It is no secret that I love the bling, so to see a little sparkle incorporated into my events over the past few seasons has brought a huge smile to my face! Sequins, rhinestones, and glitter can be incorporated into your…

real wedding: paige & daniel 6/1/13

When I first started dating my husband, one of the first friends that he introduced me to was Daniel.¬†Daniel and Brian had become close through mutual friends, and¬†over the years he had become like a little brother to my husband. From the first night I met Daniel, we hit it off instantly. Daniel is such…

real wedding: rachel & ryan 5/25/13

One of the sweetest couples I have ever worked with, Rachel and Ryan’s wedding was a beautiful celebration of their love! I was hired to assist Rachel with the ceremony portion of her wedding, taking place at the Noguchi Gardens in Costa Mesa. She was referred to me by a friend of mine, my favorite…

real wedding: jayme & ryan 5/11/13

Where else would 2 passionate Angel Baseball fans tie the knot? At the stadium of course! Two huge baseball fans, a fun crowd, and a unique wedding setting created a truly unforgettable experience for Jayme and Ryan’s friends and family! Years after Jayme and Ryan met in high school, their pasts again collided and they…

OC Register love

Such exciting news, we have been featured 3 times in the past month in the OC Register! Getting the Celebrations section on Saturdays has become so much fun! I was first interviewed about “Awkward Wedding Moments”, giving readers some feedback and advice on some of the unfortunate situations that can occur the big day and…

real wedding: kim & steve 5/3/2013

My first wedding in May was truly stunning, made even more special because of the amazing couple that I got to know in the planning process! A referral from a past¬†couple, Kim and Steve came to me with a clear vision of what they wanted for their celebration and I was excited to join them…

real wedding: heather & mike 4/21/13

I simply cant believe it is the end of July! The wedding season is in full swing and it’s been an amazing season thus far! I promised myself I’d get caught up this week, I have some more beautiful weddings to share ūüôā Heather and Mike live in Seattle and were thrilled to be planning…

real wedding: courtney jo & tyler 4/13/13

A secluded, lush venue, a horse and carriage, cowboy boots, and country music….. Courtney Jo & Tyler’s wedding reflected their personalities completely. Even their wedding date was selected with purpose. Philippians 4:13 is the couples’ favorite bible verse¬† “I can do all this through him who gives me strength‚ÄĚ. So very unique, this event was…

real wedding: roya & charlie 3/29/13

With wedding season in full swing, get ready to see some of my amazing¬†couples showcased here¬†each week! Photos of my weddings thus far are pouring in, and I am so excited to begin to share! One of my first weddings of the season, Roya¬†& Charlie’s event was so very special to me! This amazing couple…

kim + steve wedding trailer!

Take a look at this beautiful wedding video from our wedding on May 3rd at The Villa! http://www.thevillasjc.com . Jenna, Julie & I had a wonderful day executing the perfect wedding for this amazing couple! Lisa Hadley Studios handled our video, and she did an amazing job! Lisa, I cant wait to work together again…