2010 30/11

Cupcake Heaven – Bay Area Bakery

I confess, I would rather have cupcakes over a cake. Yes, they are a bit “done” right now in the world of weddings, but I love being able to try different flavors and pop them in my mouth versus waiting for a server to hand over a plop of cake on a plate. And if [...]

2010 29/11

Make Your Own Wedding Cake

Cricut Cake helps you create your own wedding cake with style.

2010 23/11

A Romantic Book Detailed Inspiration Board

I found this adorable reply card book mark and it led me to wonder what details a book themed wedding would be full of…I found some fabulous things out and about on the internet and wanted to share! I went a little girly with the floral details, and chose soft pastels and greens. I am [...]

2010 17/11

Urban Glamor

The Sir Francis Drake hotel is smack dab in the middle of San Francisco, around the corner from the historic Union Square, and right next door to Saks Fifth Avenue (the mother ship of all high fashion!). Sky scrapers, Tourists, cable cars, shopping, and gorgeous display windows surround this beautiful hotel built in 1928. When [...]

2010 16/11

Pretty Pinks and Paisleys

I have fallen in love with this palette of rose, light pink, blush, black and white and think when combined they would make a lovely winter wedding. And how can you not adore the paisley! So much fun, a touch of softness to contrast with the black and white. I think too much paisley can [...]

2010 15/11

Bay Area Wedding Venue: The Lodge at Cavallo Point

By Erin Frank

Photo by Michael Venera
Across the bridge from San Francisco lies Cavallo Point, an unforgettable wedding venue that may not even be on your radar. Located in Horseshoe Cove and originally inhabited by the coastal Miwok tribes, this site used to be Fort Baker, which was established long before there was a Golden Gate [...]

2010 13/11

Thriller Wedding Video

Someday, I want to make my wedding party do this too!

2010 10/11

Color Themes

Some brides like to go literal with their color schemes, others like to use their favorite color as an accent. These shower arrangements are about as literal as you can get with the color palette that was at hand; Green and purple!
The vases were made from recycled yogurt tubs wrapped in wax paper and white [...]

2010 09/11

Photo Love – San Francisco Photographer

Back in May of this year, I attended Sage Wedding Pros workshop The Simple Plan were I learned more than I ever dreamed about how to create and grow a successful wedding based business. For any industry peeps out there, this is a must attend workshop!
Over the course of the 2 days, I worked with a small group [...]

2010 08/11

In Case of Rain — Surviving and Celebrating a Stormy Wedding Day

What to do when it rains on your outdoor wedding. Preparation and attitude are key for avoiding the rainy day blues.

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