Orchids and roses are softly lit by abundant candles. Image provided by Whit Lilac Event Design Photography by Kristi Klemens Photography

Creating A Classic Design Look When I think of the word “classic,” immediately, I think of Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn; a time when things were formal and elegant. I think of feminine touches, soft colors and beauty within simplicity. A classic wedding is timeless. It’s elegance in its finest READ MORE…

Flowing Fabrics Create Dreamy Drapery Designs When planning event design, keeping drapery in mind. From formal to funky, serene to silly, tranquil to tuned in – whatever your style sensibility, drapery décor enhances any occasion. Here’s a shot by Frank Salas with room design by Kevin Covey for a wedding on READ MORE…

Romance of a Mansion or Estate Wedding in Southern California

What could be more romantic than having your wedding at a gorgeous mansion or on a large elegant and timeless estate?   Rancho Las Lomas Silverado Canyon, Orange County   Rancho Las Lomas Silverado Canyon, Orange County   Rancho Las Lomas Silverado Canyon, Orange County     The Grand Tradition READ MORE…

Should we see each other before the wedding? To see, or not to see each other before the wedding. Many couples ask each other if they want to see each other in advance…I am not sure that is the real question but let’s see if we can unpack it.  I READ MORE…

Get out your Dancing Shoes Designing, choreographing and learning the detailed moves for a First Dance are not easy for everyone. The work required will bring you both closer together and ultimately entertain your family, friends and invited guests as you set the tone for your wedding reception! First Dance READ MORE…

TRASH THE DRESS - Courtesy of Sasha Leahovcenco - Max Lopatin

Oh, the wedding dress. Trash it? Wait, what?  TRASH THE DRESS?  Come on, really? “Trash the dress.” It’s also known as, “fearless bridal” or “rock the frock” is a style of wedding videography, cinematography, photography that contrasts elegant clothing with the environment. Clearly the subjects are out of place while READ MORE…

Ready for your engagement shoot? So, you’re getting married and it’s time for the engagement shoot! You’re a little nervous on what to bring to your engagement shoot session and how you’ll photograph together. Engagement Shoot Video by: SEVEN PRODUCTIONS Featuring the Photographer: Michael of MichaeljonathanStudios.com Tips and tricks to READ MORE…

Carmel - Waterfront - WeddingCompass.com

Capture Romance In A Seaside Village Just A Few Hours North Of Los Angeles A distinctively beautiful and diverse treat awaits those who choose to honeymoon in the central California coastal town of Carmel-By-The-Sea. Unparalleled scenery is just the start of a fabulous stay in Carmel. Just a few hours READ MORE…