Thursday, August 25 2016

Brides searching for the perfect touch of bohemian beauty and soft elegance have already fallen in love with Australian designer, Grace Loves Lace. Now with the opening of the light and airy boutique on Abbott Kinney in Venice, brides no longer need to contemplate a journey Down Under for their dream dress.

Wednesday, August 24 2016

In March 2015, after the completion of an impressive $10 million renovation that followed the devastation wrought by Hurricane Odile, Marquis Los Cabos opened the doors to its stunning property overlooking the Sea of Cortez. Nestled on the southern tip of the Baja Peninsula, the all-suite, all-inclusive, adults-only resort is paradise.

Monday, August 22 2016

This classic cocktail has just the right amount of elegance to stand on its own as the signature drink at your wedding reception. Add a bit of elderflower liqueur and you've seriously elevated the game. It's crisp and slightly sweet, making it the perfect libation for a summer affair en plein air. 

Sunday, August 21 2016

Beautiful blooms 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!

Thursday, August 18 2016

(clockwise from center)

1. CLASSIC STATEMENT

Rooted in tradition, this elegant boutonnière is created with an orange and blush ranunculus bloom paired with eucalyptus seeds and a black ribbon leaf cinched with champagne-hued French satin ribbon. $14.50, XO Bloom in Los Angeles and Westlake Village.

2. WILD & FREE