Monday, September 26 2016

1. BLOSSOM BLAST (above)

Jimmy Choo’s glittering Lorelai d’Orsay pump is a head turner. Leather petals in tones of silver and copper are hand-attached with a gold stud and finished with a sleek gold heel—perfect for a glam garden party. $1,495, multiple locations, jimmychoo.com.

2. 1920’S FLAIR

Friday, September 23 2016

Los Angeles–based Nicole Alexandra Designs’ aesthetic is driven by textures, layers and natural elements—from wood and stone to glass and greenery. “Organic touches can be found throughout my designs, especially in the more modern ones,” notes owner Nicole Gillis. “Different textures and patinas add complexity and depth to any table, which leads to a believable and approachable design.” With a passion for color and flowers, Gillis set to work incorporating both into this inspiration board.

Wednesday, September 21 2016

Jamie and Tom wanted their day to be relaxed and intimate with their closest friends and family. Since their guest list was just under 100, Green Apple Events suggested the set up two large family-style tables to create a close-knit feeling. The beautiful spring day allowed for the sunlight to splash through the Loft windows enhancing the feeling of timeless romance. The sprawling dining tables were draped in ninety feet of eucalyptus garland with a touch of pink and white flowers highlighting the reception area.

Tuesday, September 20 2016

This collection of luscious cakes collected across our sister sites has us falling in love. No matter the style, we're drawn to desserts that make our mouths water. From smooth, uncomplicated frosting to towering layers, these wedding cakes have us in the mood to polish off our china and cut a piece (or two!).  

1. (above) At Your Service: Wedding Rental Questions Answered - Oregon Bride

Saturday, September 17 2016

Dreamy shades of purple and blue trending on our Instagram feed this week.

We make a point to follow the best and brightest in creative local wedding planning, and every Friday we round up our five favorite photos from the last week’s feed. Follow these incredible vendors on Instagram for more gorgeous inspiration, and to be featured in next week’s roundup, tag your best bridal photos #CWDfave. Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram at @californiaweddingday for your daily dose of pretty!