"We had two locations for our wedding in Los Angeles – the Neighborhood Church for our ceremony and Palos Verdes Golf Club for our reception.  We stayed at Terranea Resort on our wedding night.

The vision for our wedding was classic and simple and our color theme was cream and navy, but we also added green throughout.  The venues are so beautiful in their own right, so we didn't want to go overboard with too many colors or decorations. 

For guest entertainment, it was really important for us to have a live band and unique food and beverage combinations.  At the cocktail hour, we had a solo guitarist playing while our guests were served with some of our favorite craft beers.  After dinner, we opened up the dance floor with a live band.  We also added a cookie bar and In-n-Out burger for late-night snacks.  Our guests said they really appreciated those extras." -Bride & Groom

Classic & Elegant Palos Verdes Golf Club Wedding

"We had two locations for our wedding in Los Angeles – the Neighborhood Church for our ceremony and Palos Verdes Golf Club for our rec...
May 17, 2018
"Born and raised in Los Angeles, Meghan’s sophisticated and playful style developed on the same streets we drive on every day. In fact, you can drive right by her high school in the heart of Hollywood. Which got us thinking - What if Meghan & Harry decided to marry in Los Angeles? I mean, let’s not get it twisted - Queen Elizabeth would be in attendance. But maybe the whole thing would be a little…looser? More colorful? More intimate?

Designed & Planned by Moxie Bright Events, and taking inspiration from Pantone’s Color of the Year, Ultra Violet, the whole creative team set out to bring an alternate-universe version of Meghan & Harry to life!"

Purple and white #bridal #bouquet

The Royal Wedding Inspiration

"Born and raised in Los Angeles, Meghan’s sophisticated and playful style developed on the same streets we drive on every day. In fact...
May 16, 2018
"Alexandria Ballrooms is known to have welcomed presidents, dignitaries and vintage Hollywood royalty since 1906. Charlie Chaplain's Wedding Ceremony was held here! After decades, the ballrooms have been restored and have officially opened their doors once more. Sparkles and Vintage put together this amazing shoot with the help of many talented vendors! It felt so nostalgic!" 

Vintage Alexandria Ballrooms Styled Shoot

"Alexandria Ballrooms is known to have welcomed presidents, dignitaries and vintage Hollywood royalty since 1906. Charlie Chaplain'...
May 15, 2018
"We wanted our wedding to be like the beach. We wanted the beach atmosphere and we wanted the ambiance to be relaxing, fun, and memorable. We chose our venue because it was located in Laguna Beach. Laguna was our first trip out of town together while we were dating. So it held a special place in our hearts. I wanted to DIY most of the decorations because I wanted to make our wedding our own. Our colors were more on the beach vibe palette, which included the light blues, the creams, the light greys and our florals included pops of blush. I would consider our wedding style to be a mixture of garden/boho/rustic/vintage and romantic.  I I think we totally knocked out wedding out of the park and we couldn’t be any happier with how everything tied together." -Bride & Groom

Surf and Sand Resort Laguna Beach Wedding

"We wanted our wedding to be like the beach. We wanted the beach atmosphere and we wanted the ambiance to be relaxing, fun, and me...
May 10, 2018
"Ashley and Justin were married at El Montecito Presbyterian Church in Montecito on April 16th. The intimate church was filled with their closest family and friends. The altar took the center stage as they said their vows in front of a gorgeous table filled with lush garlands of greenery, white floral and a multitude of column candles. 

After they said their "I do's", guests were shuttled to the upper estate lawn at San Ysidro Ranch where they were greeted with plentiful hors d'oeuvress and drinks and a stunning view! Guests mingled to the sound of a Spanish guitarist in the background. All were invited to take individual bud vases filled with floral that included their names and table numbers, tied in silk ribbon, as they made their way to the entrance of the tent. 

An incredible 10-piece band greeted the guests into the gorgeous celebration. The tabletops were filled with abundant floral in the white, green and blush tones. Gold candelabras and candlesticks mixed in with taupe candles to create more warmth and candle light to the tent. Each individual place setting included a letter pressed menu and napkins that were tied with hand dyed silk ribbon with sprigs of olive and rosemary. 

All guests dined on a decadent 3-course meal, danced to a super high energy band and were surrounded by gorgeous floral, fabric and lighting as they celebrated the union of Ashley and Justin!" -
Alexandra Kolendrianos Wedding Planner



Elegant San Ysidro Ranch Wedding

"Ashley and Justin were married at El Montecito Presbyterian Church in Montecito on April 16th. The intimate church was filled with th...
May 9, 2018
"As a child, I was fascinated by the beautiful blue sky and the floating clouds. I often dreamt about how carefree it would be to fly in the sky and be in the clouds. Our amazing team of creative event professionals put together this dreamy cloud inspired wedding styled shoot to create that carefree in the clouds feeling. We used shades of soft blue and white color palette with gold accents. Set in a backdrop of the garden estate with grand architecture, we incorporated many details from chiffon fabric to watercolor invitation suite, cotton candy topped cake, balloon garland, themed signature cocktails, and more." -In The Cloud Events


Describe the cake:
The 3-tier wedding cake is made of vanilla cake with vanilla Swiss meringue buttercream. Inspired by the airy sky and clouds, the top and bottom tiers are decorated in strips of water colored rice paper with the edges trimmed in edible gold. The pastry chef used a semi-naked cake for the middle tier to break up the monotony of the blue. Top of the cake is embellished with fluffy cotton candy to create a 3D effect. The cake is set on a vintage vanity table accented with single bloom floral in milk glass vases.

Dreamy Cloud Inspired Styled Shoot

"As a child, I was fascinated by the beautiful blue sky and the floating clouds. I often dreamt about how carefree it would be to fly ...
May 8, 2018

"We were first inspired by the soft color palette at the Mission San Juan Capistrano and subtle Southwest style; the blue southern California skies and the textured historic walls. Our boho bride elevated her look with chic touches.  The lace layers of the Chantel Lauren gown paired beautifully with the florals in our bouquet.  Effortless elegance is what we aimed to achieve with her side-swept hairstyle, soft makeup, and simple silhouette." -Connie Balluff Photography

Mission San Juan Capistrano Wedding Ideas

"We were first inspired by the soft color palette at the Mission San Juan Capistrano and subtle Southwest style; the blue souther...
May 1, 2018

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