This weekend, Lovely Bride on Union Street in San Francisco is having a trunk show featuring wedding gown designs by Alexandra Grecco. If you’re familiar with the designer, you already know her gowns are elegant, romantic, and ethereal. “Her designs are feminine and timeless,” says Lovely Bride owner Angie Chen. She’s right; Grecco’s gowns are […]

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Sep 23, 2017

This year, for the first time ever, the Episcopal Church of St. Mary the Virgin in San Francisco opened its doors to couples outside of the congregation, offering a new place for your vintage San Francisco wedding. It’s also great news if you’re someone who’s searching for ways to make your wedding memorable and/or different […]

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Sep 21, 2017

Your wedding day nightmare has come true: it’s so hot outside the caterers could cook your meal on the sidewalk and you’re worried your guest might melt… here’s how to help your guests stay cool at your summer wedding, and keep your cool while you’re at it! 1. Fans. Stash a cute hand-held fan under […]

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Sep 1, 2017

There are many reasons why the Julia Morgan Ballroom wedding venue is a premiere San Francisco wedding venue: sweeping cityscape views, Old World details like hand-carved wood and seductive neoclassical accents, and a lobby to die for. Housed in the Merchants’ Exchange Building at 465 California Street, the location is heard to beat: right in the heart […]

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Aug 31, 2017

Lizzy and Sean’s Rancho Nicasio summer wedding was everything it should be: sweet, sunny, and surrounded by the golden Northern California hills. Guests traveled from all over the world–Venice, Ireland, and Australia, to name a few places– to attend. The venue is nestled in the sleepy haven of Nicasio, California, a tiny town “25 minutes […]

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Aug 23, 2017

One fine day, while stuck in the middle of SF Bay Area traffic, I saw an awesome sight: The Booth Bus, a vintage Volkswagen (this one’s a 1970 model) that  now enjoys a new life as the coolest wedding photo booth. Now everyone knows that vintage VWs are the coolest vans ever, so it only […]

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Aug 17, 2017

The wedding first dance is the part of the wedding reception that makes a lot of couples nervous, but easy wedding first dance choreography from a wedding dance pro takes that experience from frightening to fun (and dare I say fantastic)! If you and your partner are anxious about your first dance then working with […]

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Aug 15, 2017

Everyone wants to have memorable wedding photographs AND a memorable wedding; the good news is it’s not as hard as you think. Many couples feel the pressure to put together the perfect day, with color-coordinated attire, linens, cocktails, and socks, but the truth is that none of these things really matter. What does matter is […]

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Aug 10, 2017

The recipe for the best wedding cocktail hour photos. Food, drinks, music, and all your favorite people- it doesn’t get better than wedding cocktail hour–but there are a few must-haves if you want to have the best wedding cocktail hour photos. As a San Francisco wedding photographer, I’ve noticed that there are some key elements that […]

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Aug 8, 2017

It was shortly after I arrived at the Big Reception at Little Castle, held at the Berkeley City Club, that I saw the most beautiful custom wedding invitations I’ve ever seen. As I looked at the rest of the display from Twig & Fig, from Berkeley, Ca, each wedding invitation was better than the last. […]

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Aug 3, 2017

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