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Transport to european oasis and be engulfed in a romantic setting at The Westgate Hotel in downtown San Diego. This historic hotel was inspired by the beautiful Palace of Versailles in France. It sits just outside of Gaslamp but you feel like you are a world away when you enter. From the massive chandeliers to […]

Planning ahead and creating a timeline will allow your wedding day to run smoothly. A detailed timeline helps your vendor team and bridal party. It lets them know when all the big moments are happening so they won’t miss anything. It also provides you a peace of mind knowing everything that needs to be done […]

San Diego is filled with beautiful venues from gardens, to beaches, to ballrooms to wineries and so much more. We have the opportunity to work with so many different backdrops and designs. Our gorgeous city is heaven on earth. Couples come from all over the world to get married in Southern California. It is a […]

Estancia La Jolla has to be one of my favorite San Diego wedding venues. It is a perfect hidden gem. It’s filled with flawless photo backdrops, lush gardens and Spanish architecture. Estancia has a special place in my heart because I used to work there in the spa. I always dreamed of working weddings on […]

Ahh yes… the first dance. My personal favorite moment of the wedding day. This song will kick off your wedding and your marriage. It stays with you forever. Whenever it’s played, you will remember your love and all the butterflies you felt on your big day. It’s a special song and I suggest you take […]

Leaving a review can take some time and I’m sure it’s the last thing you want to do after planning a wedding! But after you relax and enjoy your honeymoon, I encourage you you to sit down and thank your vendor team and planner with a review. Leaving a review is the best way to […]

You just got engaged and you are now looking for a wedding professional to help you in the next steps. It’s important to know what you are looking for. You may want someone there to help you plan every detail or you may just need someone the month of helping you manage the timeline and […]

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Is there really a difference between a wedding planner, wedding coordinator and venue coordinator? ABSOLUTELY! It’s best to know what you are wanting from your wedding professional so you can find someone who offers those services. It’s also important to know the differences when hiring so you are not disappointed or expecting something else. I […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Whether it is to save time, stay organized or stay on budget, we are here to help you in any way, shape or form. We are filled with wedding knowledge and want you to have an enjoyable experience. You should only be focused on your loved ones… so leave the logistics to us! Here are […]

Know their style There are different styles of wedding photography. Know what you like and go with someone who will achieve that look. Some popular wedding photography styles are classic/traditional, light and airy, dramatic, vintage and dark and moody.   Ask for a portfolio There’s no better way to see if you like a photographer […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Planning a wedding and designing a wedding come hand in hand. One must deal with the logistics while also coming up with a vision that fits their style. Each plan should hold the intent of pulling together a theme and overall look. From choosing a venue to choosing invitations, you have to remember every big […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Smaller weddings are taking over due to COVID-19 restrictions, but that comes with its perks.  Smaller weddings and styled elopements allow you to save on guests and splurge on a design and theme. Take advantage of the 2020 wedding trends and create an event that is personalized to you and your loved one! Don’t get […]

Wedding photos are one of the most important features of the day! With all the work you put into the event, you don’t ever want to forget it. The day goes by quick and small details can be overlooked. I believe a talented photographer is a key investment and crucial part of a wedding. A […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

2020 has been the year of postponed weddings due to COVID-19. It’s important to remain calm and positive. Stay in contact with your wedding planner and follow these important steps when postponing your wedding. After you have made the needed changes, you have to inform your guests. There are a couple different ways you can […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Whether you are planning an over the top, grand wedding or keeping your day simple, there are many things that need to be done to have a successful event. The list goes on and on and can get overwhelming. Just the thought of it can lead to so much unneeded stress. Some tasks are meant […]

National guidelines have requested no more than 10 people for mass gatherings due to COVID-19. As a result, many couples have been forced to postpone their weddings. As if a wedding didn’t bring enough stress on its own, you are now having to juggle different vendors, inform your guests, change the date and overall make […]

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

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