Wedding Chicks

How To Tastefully Combine Opposite Styles For Your Dream Wedding


How sweet are these two newlyweds?!

Compromising is never a fun thing to do, yet this next couple worked past their differences to create the ultimate chic wedding that represented both their styles. Their gorgeous day featured a mix of modern, geometric details with a fun and colorful Mexican inspired cocktail hour complete with maraca favors for their guests. 

So before you cast your grooms opinion aside, take this brides first hand advice and blend each of your styles together. You may be surprised at just how amazing it turns out! Grab a closer look at this beautiful day when you visit the full gallery here, captured by Chaffin Cade Photography

All the pretty dresses

Metallic heels with bows

Strappy back detailLove her hair and makeup

A private moment before the I dos

From Chaffin Cade Photography: Jessica got ready at her mom’s house, surrounded by all of her bridesmaids, and finished up putting her dress on in the bridal room at The Estate on Second in Santa Ana. Her dress was a gorgeous, vintage inspired gown and the bridesmaids dresses, in shades of turquoise, went perfectly with it. Jay saw Jessica for the first time during their first looks in the upstairs room. Vintage furniture, red brick, white walls, beautiful lighting and an intimate setting made it a perfect place for these two to share a moment before the craziness of their wedding day began. 

Happy Bride and groom

Cute wedding portraitCute shot of the bride and groom

Love her dress!

Stylish wedding partyBridesmaids in shades of blue

Big and bold wedding sign

Fun details

Their ceremony was beautiful, officiated by a good friend and in front of a very cool, gold geometric backdrop. Their cocktail hour decor had a Mexican flare, with emptied enchilada sauce cans filled will cacti, colorful cloths, mini maraca table identifiers, and a stunning orange, red and yellow “amor” sign made by the bride herself (along with all of the impressive and eye catching calligraphy)!

Modern chic ceremony decor

Gorgeous hexagon ceremony backdrop

Modern glam ceremonyI dosJust married!

Chic gold and white wedding

Amor flower backdrop

Fun escort card table with Maracas Maracas wedding favorWedding favors

Cute IG sign and guestbook table

Upscale reception

The reception was an upscale gold and black affair personalized with guests names on white octagon tiles at each setting. Their cake table had several adorable bundt cakes, with perfect “love” themed cake toppers.

Chic modern receptionGeometric place card

Black white and gold table settingTable centerpiece

Giant floral filled menu

Modern chic cake tableBundt cakes with love toppers

blending your styles together

From the bride: Stay true to your personalities and try to incorporate both the bride and groom's design into the wedding! We focused so much on making our wedding personal - mixing both of our personalities (the bride's fun, colorful, Mexican cocktail hour which reflected her culture and their favorite food; to the sleek, black and white ceremony and reception that captured the groom's modern style) was so important to us. We have such different taste in style and design, but blending the two together and adding personalized touches really made our wedding feel uniquely ours. 

Natural chic sweetheart table decor

Chic sweetheart tableSweetheart table kiss

First wedding dance

ServiceVendor
Cakes & CateringJay's Catering
PhotographersChaffin Cade Photography
Coordinators & StylistsFirst Pick Planning
FlowersTruly Fancy
Rentals and TransportationDream Decor - Ceremony Drapery
Venues & OfficiantsEstate on Second
Lighting & EntertainmentLos Salazar
Photo BoothPixster
Wedding Films3D Chad
Lighting & EntertainmentDJ Kyle Taylor
Cakes & CateringNothing Bundt Cakes