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Camera Ready in a Flash by Poetry Booths
Camera Ready in a Flash by Poetry Booths

What really stands out on camera? Is it the shiny sparkling tops, a pop of green, is black really a "no no"? According to Modern Mom's April Sanders we agree with her 4 options for looking your best in our photo booth in a flash! Solid Colors Go ...

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Anna Campbell Gowns
Anna Campbell Gowns

The latest bridal collection from Anna Campbell is sure to strike a cord with soon-to-be brides across the country. Drawing inspiration from previous clients, Anna Campbell’s new collection is a personalized mix of designs created effortlessly to ...

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I Do Venues: Martinelli Event Center Sneak Preview
I Do Venues: Martinelli Event Center Sneak Preview

Photography By: Blueberry Photography Summary The Livermore Valley is one of the East Bay's best kept secrets. There are a multitude of award-winning wineries, stunning vistas, and great weather from spring to fall. It's the perfect setting for ...

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I Do Venues Weekend Planning Guide: Wine Country
I Do Venues Weekend Planning Guide: Wine Country

Photography By: Corbin Gurkin Summary It's the weekend and for all you DIY brides, this is when the real work begins - Wedding Planning! The weekend planning guide is intended to give some of you a starting point, just a few places and vendors to ...

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I Do Venues Design Inspiration: Napa Loves Lilac
I Do Venues Design Inspiration: Napa Loves Lilac

Photograph by: Jennifer Baciocco Photography Ask the Expert Did you know there are four distinct shades of Lilac? Floral Lilac, Lilac Grey, Lilac Blue, and Old (dark) Lilac. With the wide variety hues available, it seems natural that so many brides ...

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NYC Documentary Style Photography with Spunk at reBar  -Brooklyn, NY
NYC Documentary Style Photography with Spunk at reBar -Brooklyn, NY

We loved Helene and Mike's  reBar wedding. reBar is a former factory in this Dumbo neighborhood in Brooklyn and is a fabulous vintage venue. We loved shooting here.  reBar boasts all of the vintage wedding spunk you'd expect from a non traditional ...

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St. Pucchi Spring 2012 Bridal
St. Pucchi Spring 2012 Bridal

St. Pucchi Spring 2012 Bridal collection is incredibly gorgeous, incredibly avant garde.

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RHM Photography
RHM Photography

RHM Photography located in New Jersey this photography studio brings a little something different to the table.

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2011 Pantone Fall Colors
2011 Pantone Fall Colors

2011 Pantone Fall Colors combinations for your wedding day.

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Real Bridal Flower Accessories
Real Bridal Flower Accessories

Real Bridal Flower Accessories that used in lieu of a traditional bouquet, or in addition to a bouquet.

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Annadel Estate Winery
Annadel Estate Winery

If the opportunity to have your wedding at Annadel Estate Winery is not enough, consider a "dream team" of wedding vendors for perfect details.

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I do Venues ~ Design ~ Granny Smith Green
I do Venues ~ Design ~ Granny Smith Green

Photography By: Yvonne Wong Summary When a bride can take a traditional color palette and create a look that is out of the norm - my hat goes off to her. This wonderful soft and romantic color palette typically would be screaming Vintage or Shabby ...

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Black Diamond Engagement Rings
Black Diamond Engagement Rings

Black Diamond Engagement Rings represents the depths of your feelings and the unknown and unlimited possibilities of your life together.

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I do Venues ~ Cavallo Point ~ Design
I do Venues ~ Cavallo Point ~ Design

Photography By: Stephanie Pool for Lisa Lefkowitz Photography Overview What other location has nicknamed itself A View with Some Rooms? Cavallo Point in Sausalito is not only an exceptional resort; if you are looking for a location that represents ...

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Custom Handkerchiefs
Custom Handkerchiefs

Custom Handkerchiefs are thoughtful gestures for parents of the bride and groom and are also a lovely way to say thank you to your bridesmaids.

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Bridal Makeup Tips And Tricks
Bridal Makeup Tips And Tricks

Bridal makeup tips and tricks for 2012 from London's leading wedding hair design company.

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I do Venues ~ Piedmont Community Hall ~ Design
I do Venues ~ Piedmont Community Hall ~ Design

Photography By: Jen Molander Ceremony The charming town of Piedmont is a throw back to a simpler time. The exquisite homes, lush rolling lawns, manicured gardens, and general sense of community resemble a quaint southern town straight out of the ...

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I Do Venues ~ Design  ~ Violet and Aqua
I Do Venues ~ Design ~ Violet and Aqua

Photography By: Corbin Gurkin Summary Violet paired with aquamarine can be a knock-out color combination for a fun and flirty Vintage affair, or a posh Retro Glam shindig. The wonderful wedding pictured above is brought to us courtesy of Corbin ...

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I Do Venues ~ Design ~ Shabby Chic
I Do Venues ~ Design ~ Shabby Chic

Photography by: Kate Harrison Summary Where did we get the term Shabby Chic from? Some feel the turn of phrase is simply a clever alliteration invented by designers to capitalize on the idea of creating design from used flea market materials. Let's ...

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I do Venues ~ Solage ~ Design
I do Venues ~ Solage ~ Design

Photography By: Hong Photography Ceremony Solage Resort in Calistoga is a facility that redefines casual elegance. As an up-and-coming venue that is three years young, Solage offers its guests a sense of rustic charm. When all the elements unite, ...

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I do Venues ~ Piedmont Community Hall ~ Photography
I do Venues ~ Piedmont Community Hall ~ Photography

Photography by: Emily Takes Photos What We Love About This Facility Colorful blooms and great architectural features make for a great wedding album at this understated location. The traditional Japanese Tea house has an amazing story and is a great ...

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I do Venues ~ Paradise Ridge Winery ~ Design
I do Venues ~ Paradise Ridge Winery ~ Design

Photography By: Andrew Weeks Overview Paradise Ridge Winery is a small boutique winery a short drive from downtown San Francisco and lies just outside of downtown Santa Rosa. The classic Italian-style winery incorporates fun artistic and ...

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I do Venues ~ Trentadue Winery ~ Flower Power
I do Venues ~ Trentadue Winery ~ Flower Power

Photography by: Meg Perotti I Do Flowers Before you tie the knot, you have to tie together all the details of your wedding celebration. I can't imagine a more talented team to accomplish this task than the amazing combination of Alicia K Designs ...

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I do Venues ~ Bently Reserve ~ Design
I do Venues ~ Bently Reserve ~ Design

Photography By: Andrew Weeks Ceremony When considering design, the Bently Reserve is like a treasure trove of endless possibilities. The Bently hosts the beauty of old-world architectural details, honed marble floors, stone columns that seem to ...

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Design Inspiration ~ Vintage Details
Design Inspiration ~ Vintage Details

Photography by: Amanda Bevington Summary The Bay Area is a mecca for vintage inspired venue choices. If you are planning a grand vintage affair, I would recommend the Julia Morgan Ballroom in downtown San Francisco. The room itself screams VINTAGE; ...

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A Cowgirl Bridesmaid
A Cowgirl Bridesmaid

Yee Haw cowgirls! Nothing says cuteness like a bridesmaid in a nontraditional get up. Not only is it a bit more affordable, but can be worn again. This may not be the exact dress you were going for, but show it to your bridal party so they can get ...

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I do Venues ~ Annadel Estate Winery ~ Talk About Wow Factor
I do Venues ~ Annadel Estate Winery ~ Talk About Wow Factor

Photography by: Myrtle and Marjoram Ask the Experts If getting the opportunity to have your wedding at Annadel Estate Winery is not enough to set everything right with the world, consider having a true "dream team" of wedding vendors at your ...

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I do Venues ~ Martinelli Event Center ~ Sneak Preview
I do Venues ~ Martinelli Event Center ~ Sneak Preview

Photography By: Blueberry Photography Summary The Livermore Valley is one of the East Bay's best kept secrets. There are a multitude of award-winning wineries, stunning vistas, and great weather from spring to fall. It's the perfect setting for ...

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I do Venues ~ Hamlin Mansion ~ Entertaining in Style
I do Venues ~ Hamlin Mansion ~ Entertaining in Style

Photography by: Julie Mikos Summary When your guests arrive at the Hamlin Mansion, they will be awestruck by every elegantly appointed detail of this gorgeous 24-room mansion. This is how entertaining in San Francisco is done. Presidio Heights has ...

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ET LØFTE EVENTS' FRESH N' FABULOUS STYLE SHOOT
ET LØFTE EVENTS' FRESH N' FABULOUS STYLE SHOOT

2011 presents a long list of trends including use of vintage décor and color palettes like purples, apple greens and turquoise. But for  ET LØFTE EVENTS — a wedding planning company that specializes in unique celebrations — ...

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Ring Bearer Gifts
Ring Bearer Gifts

For those of you having the ever-traditional Ring Bearer at your wedding, don't forget to show him how much he is appreciated with a sweet gesture. Below are some of our favorite ring bearer gifts. We have to say our favorite is our Vintage Bus ...

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I Do Venues ~ Design Inspiration ~ Backyard Details
I Do Venues ~ Design Inspiration ~ Backyard Details

Summary How do you approach design for a backyard wedding? A backyard wedding is perfect for the bride who wants to express herself in a comfortable outdoor setting. The casual environment gives you the opportunity to make the aesthetic uniquely ...

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I Do Venues Design Inspiration: Vintage Details
I Do Venues Design Inspiration: Vintage Details

Photography by: Amanda Bevington Summary The Bay Area is a mecca for vintage inspired venue choices. If you are planning a grand vintage affair, I would recommend the Julia Morgan Ballroom in downtown San Francisco. The room itself screams VINTAGE; ...

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Bridals : Texas Diner Style
Bridals : Texas Diner Style

This bride was hoping to put a fun spin on the traditional bridal portrait session. I think she succeeded! Deep in the heart of the small Texas town of Wellborn sits a cozy diner called Hullabaloo. It's frequent guests include many locals and ...

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I Do Venues: Cline Cellars
I Do Venues: Cline Cellars

Photography By: Tiffany Fosnight and Nicola Borland of Adeline and Grace Photography Summary As you drive down the Carneros Highway you are surrounded by wineries on all sides, but the Cline Cellars is the first winery you will encounter. It's a ...

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I Do Venues: Calistoga Ranch Sneak Preview
I Do Venues: Calistoga Ranch Sneak Preview

Photography By: Elle Jae Sneak Preview Calistoga Ranch is a secluded resort tucked into the forested canyons of Calistoga. The facility is part of the Auberge family of resorts, so you can be assured your guests will enjoy an award-winning menu and ...

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I Do Venues Design Inspiration: The Perfect Beach Theme
I Do Venues Design Inspiration: The Perfect Beach Theme

Photography By: Zofia Photo Summary A blue ribbon winning wedding design does not have to be complicated. Start by surrounding yourself with fun details, choose the perfect color palette, and infuse it with lots of personalized mementos. Shades of ...

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Deposit a Gift
Deposit a Gift

What better gift for a new couple than a nest egg to help them get whatever it is they need? Until now, there have not been any easy options for a cash registry. Deposit a Gift has really hit the mark with the service they offer! Some couples ...

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Pooja + Jon {Leigh Webber Photography}
Pooja + Jon {Leigh Webber Photography}

The confession countdown continues. I am over the moon and obsessed with amazing photography and the impressive Leigh Webber is always a shoe in for fabulous! I have been biting my nails to share this inter-faith and multi-cultural celebration of ...

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Napa
Napa

We had the wonderful opportunity to design a wedding at the beautiful Carneros Inn in Napa, California this spring.  The couple flew all the way from England to get married in the bride's home state.  The bride, Mikie, chose a rich color palette ...

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Registry Stop
Registry Stop

This is a pretty amazing web site that is perfect for all you ladies who plan to register at more than one store. Instead of going to a million web sites to updated your registry, Registry Stop manages everything for you. Registry Stop is ...

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Sweet Treats + Valentine's Goodies
Sweet Treats + Valentine's Goodies

Of course we did not forget your Sweet Treats and you bet they are heart day inspired. 1. Surprise your special someone by hanging an extraordinary I Love You banner. From nice over at Etsy. 2. Make warm and fuzzy heart cookie pops from The ...

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Sweet Treats + Butter Rum Ball Recipe
Sweet Treats + Butter Rum Ball Recipe

So excited it is Friday and almost time for Christmas. Here are this week's Sweet Treats! 1. Looking for a stylish and hip bow tie. Alexis Mabille has you covered. Cute...right? 2. Portland Wedding Photographer, Diana Marie Photography, is pretty ...

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Do It Yourself Rum Butter Balls
Do It Yourself Rum Butter Balls

These Do It Yourself Rum Butter Balls are a super special family treat. Start a tradition with your family today.

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I Do Venues: Presidio Golden Gate Club in San Francisco
I Do Venues: Presidio Golden Gate Club in San Francisco

Photography By: Andrew Weeks The Presidio Golden Gate Club just screams location, location, location! You couldn't ask for a more spectacular venue as the club is positioned at the base of the Golden Gate Bridge. The dramatic two story windows in ...

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I Do Venues: Paradise Ridge Winery in Santa Rosa
I Do Venues: Paradise Ridge Winery in Santa Rosa

Photography By: Andrew Weeks Overview Paradise Ridge Winery is the perfect vintner's blend of classic wine country charm, avant garde art, perfectly manicured grounds, and a boutique winery that makes you feel like part of the family. Just outside ...

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Do It Yourself Birdcage Veil
Do It Yourself Birdcage Veil

This subtle and pretty Do It Yourself Birdcage Veil is an alternative to the more traditional veil, a perfect touch to your wedding day look.

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I Do Venues: Dunsmuir Hellman A Garden Estate in Oakland
I Do Venues: Dunsmuir Hellman A Garden Estate in Oakland

Photography By: Rosemarie Lion Summary The Dunsmuir Hellman Estate is a stunning piece of living history nestled in the Oakland hills. The estate offers countless design opportunities, allowing you to dive deep into your imagination but not ...

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I Do Venues: Shabby Chic at Beltane Ranch Sonoma
I Do Venues: Shabby Chic at Beltane Ranch Sonoma

Summary Do something creative and romantic for your wedding celebration: consider a Shabby Chic affair at Beltane Ranch.  Beltane Ranch is a working ranch in the heart of Sonoma. The ranch was established in 1878 and is home to lush gardens and a ...

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Ashleigh + Yoni || San Rafael, California
Ashleigh + Yoni || San Rafael, California

A perfect sunset took place while Yoni and Ashleigh spoke their vows at the altar of the Osher Marin Jewish Community Center in San Rafael.  The purple shades that adorned the flowers, decorations and favors of the wedding. Rather than the ...

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I Do Venues: The Bently Reserve in San Francisco
I Do Venues: The Bently Reserve in San Francisco

Photography By: Andrew Weeks Summary When considering design, the Bently Reserve in San Francisco is like a treasure trove of endless possibilities. The Bently hosts the beauty of old-world architectural details, honed marble floors, stone columns ...

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Sweet Treats + Vera Wang 2010 Fall Bridal
Sweet Treats + Vera Wang 2010 Fall Bridal

Truly beautiful wedding ideas for the bride looking for wedding ideas with a twist.

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Retro Backyard Bridal Shower
Retro Backyard Bridal Shower

So you are engaged and more than likely be attending your bridal shower. Traditionally, you will not be the hostess of this party but, it does not hurt to pass along some ideas to your bestie. More than likely unless she is Martha Stewart, she will ...

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Downtown Detroit Bridal Session at Historic Westin Book-Cadillac
Downtown Detroit Bridal Session at Historic Westin Book-Cadillac

We were delighted to do a bridal shoot with Meredith at the Westin Book-Cadillac in downtown Detroit.  While bridal sessions are traditionally a southern thing, we are finding that more and more brides in Michigan are adding these sessions to their ...

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Tina and Sean | Same Day Edit
Tina and Sean | Same Day Edit

We had the pleasure of filming Tina and Sean's wedding here on Oahu.  They had not one but two traditional Vietnamese tea ceremonies followed by a Western Catholic ceremony at Sts. Peter and Paul.  During a two hour break we edited together ...

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Carly's Bridal Portrait
Carly's Bridal Portrait

I was out recently with my lovely client, Carly, to shoot her bridal portrait.  Raleigh Bridal portraits are a pretty big deal and my clients to to mix between more urban and raw to very traditional.  Carly's portrait definitely falls onto the ...

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Kavita & Tarun's South Beach Engagement
Kavita & Tarun's South Beach Engagement

Kavita and Tarun spent a lot of time in South Beach while they were dating so it was the perfect place to have their engagement session.  We started at the spectacular Setai Hotel (if you go, you must try the Papaya Chili Martini!), then headed to ...

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Australia Never Looked So Pretty
Australia Never Looked So Pretty

We love when real brides send us their weddings! Especially when they are as pretty as can be. Audrey has been following us since she starting her planning process and shares with us that we were the greatest source of wedding inspiration while ...

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Sweet Treats + Pretty Pink Stuff
Sweet Treats + Pretty Pink Stuff

Thank goodness it is Friday. The Wedding Chicks had quite a week, but here we are on Friday with some sweet treats for you! You definitely will want to check out all this wedding goodness. 1. Zed & Bee just launched! It is a boutique design studio ...

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Love, Joy and Marriage with Arnie and Jessica
Love, Joy and Marriage with Arnie and Jessica

Arnie and Jessica's are made for each other, they both totally fit and compliment each other. I had a great time shooting Arnie and Jessica's wedding over at the Tewksbury Country Club in Massachusetts. They had a vintage Rolls Royce to take them ...

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