real wedding: kristen & ethan 10/5/2013

Some couples are more than just clients, they are friends. Kristen is one of those clients. I’ve known Kristen for years, and I was so honored to be asked to help with her big day! Kristen worked with me at the Newport Beach Marriott for years, and her sister Summer (who I also worked with…

real wedding: sandra & wayne 10/13/2013

It’s no secret that The Ritz-Carlton is one of my favorite places… and weddings like this remind me of just how lucky we are to live here in CA, just a short drive from such amazing places! The view, the ocean breeze, the blue water, it is just the perfect backdrop to say “I Do”….

real wedding: courtney and patrick 10/26/13

Hi friends! Its been a while 🙂 I am finally going through some wedding photos, and loading everything on my new MacBook! I feel so happy as I sit here, looking at all of these gorgeous events that we have been a part of…. I wish I could share them all! This wedding was one…

“change forces growth”

After SO MUCH hard work, the day has finally arrived! Events By Candice is now Engaged Events. It feels really, really good to say that! I decided to change the business name and venture into this expansion over 8 months ago, so it seems so surreal that it is actually launch day- Nov 14, 2014!…

sneak peek: kristen & ian

I LOVE engagement photos, especially ones where you can literally feel the love between the couple! Kristen and Ian’s engagement photos are amazing! Hats off to their photographer, Brooke Aliceon http://www.brookealiceon.com Our Associate Coordinator Jenna is coordinating Kristen & Ian’s big day this November at Estancia La Jolla. Its going to be a beautiful wedding! Jenna is…

real wedding: emily & chris 8/25/13

It’s been a few months my friends….. a few busy months! Wedding season is in full swing, and I am adjusting to life as a new working mommy (I had a baby in February for those of you who didn’t know! ) I am Still playing catch up with my 2013 weddings….. so excited to…

sneak peek: amanda & pete

Ready or not, the wedding season is here! 🙂 I am excited to not only finish showcasing some of my beautiful ’13 weddings, but begin to highlight my new ’14 couples as well! I am a bit behind on my blog adventure, but I’ll be catching up soon…. starting with a sneak peek of Amanda…

real wedding: karenn & bobby 8/11/2013

On my quest to catch up on sharing my beautiful 2013 weddings here on the blog, I am excited to post Karenn & Bobby’s sweet wedding celebration at Hotel Maya. It was a stunning August day on the water in Long Beach with the Queen Mary in the background! After almost 16 months of planning…

real wedding: christina & jerome 8/9/2013

Christina and Jerome had already started a beautiful family of their own, all that was missing was a beautiful wedding celebration of their love! In front of their 2 adorable children, a great family, and a fun group of friends, Christina and Jerome were so excited to tie the knot and truly make it “official”….

my favorite things: mirror details

Looking for a little “wow” factor in your decor? Oh, what a little shine can bring! One of my favorite things to see at an event is mirror details. Clean and modern, yet feminine, this touch can really add something special to your set up. For a few weddings this year, rather than escort cards, we had…

feature in the celebrations section: hailey & ryan

So much fun to see Hailey & Ryan’s wedding featured today in the Celebrations Section! I haven’t yet blogged this stunning event that took place last September, but here is a sneak peek 🙂 Thank you to my amazing team who worked so hard on this event: Lavenders Flowers, Plug Video, Moondance Entertainment, Fusion Linen, Mike Arick Photography,…

real wedding: diane & bart 8/4/2013

I love working at new venues that I have never worked at before. There is something so exciting about seeing a new space come together for an event that I have helped plan. When Diane contacted me regarding her wedding in Palos Verdes, I was thrilled to come on board. Our event was set to…