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When they imagined their wedding day, Griffin and Neva had a clear vision in their hearts. He could picture the morning of — taking a deep, contented breath with his buddies buttoning up their jackets next to him. He could see himself walking outside to the gorgeous grounds of Rancho Valencia, spending those important moments
Oh this wedding… we can’t stop swooning. We WON’T stop swooning! If you know Jeff and me, you know that we absolutely love watching great parents love on their kids. It fills our hearts to bursting EVERY. TIME. So, it’s pretty safe to say Andrew and Kyle’s wedding had our hearts doing somersaults! This family
Kyle and Andrew chose The Lodge at Torrey Pines as the perfect place to say “I do” – she’s always loved the classic, homey feel of the dark wood beams, and Andrew can’t get enough of the sweeping ocean views past the iconic golf course. But Kyle has had this venue in the back of
If you could wrap up everything Jeff and I love into one beautiful #TYWedding package, it would be this wedding right here. Tradition, elegance, emotion, legacy… and loads of classic black and white! Chris and Koree’s dreamy classic wedding at The Lodge at Torrey Pines was crafted by the heartfelt and impeccable talent of Susanne Duffy
“I sought him whom my soul loves… and when I found him, I held him, and would not let him go.” (Song of Solomon) Koree chose these words to be read during her ceremony with Chris, and she meant every word. Because for these two, getting married isn’t just about finding a lifelong partner to
This joyful twilight garden ceremony followed by an off-the-hook wedding celebration at Estancia La Jolla is making me weak in my photographer knees! Nick and Sherry wanted a wedding that was fun and upbeat more than anything else, and they totally did it right. Not only did they set the mood for the evening with their constant
These two were cut from the same mold. Even though they grew up on opposite coasts, Nick and Sherry were raised in the same kind of fun-loving families, they have the same sense of humor, and they both love to eat good food. And even though they crossed paths for many years growing up through
Dear friends, are you ready to be whisked away into a romantic wonderland? Because that is exactly what Grant and Abby’s wedding at the Monarch Beach Resort was! Jeff and I absolutely adored the sweet snuggles during Grant and Abby’s First Look, and we cherished the meaningful traditions of their Jewish ceremony (Check it all out in
Theirs is a classic kind of love. It’s not flashy or flamboyant. It’s not in your face or loud. Grant and Abby are just simply made for each other. When they’re together, it fits. It works. It makes 110% sense. When they’re apart, they’re sweet, fun people that are amazing at what they do. But
Shivani loves the ocean, and Nick’s heart is at home in the mountains – both places where they grew up. So they modeled their Hindu wedding in Dana Point after as much nature as possible. The sangeet washed in blue that you saw in Part Two was a homage to the water, an undersea wonderland,
If there’s anything you should know about Jeff and me, it’s that we LOVE tradition. And not just church-and-ballroom tradition (although that’s totally our jam). But any tradition that goes back generations brings life to our souls. No matter where it’s from, what it looks like, or how it’s done. Tradition is traditional for a
There’s just something so special about these two!! The way Ben and Noelle love so fully, laugh with their whole being, and commit to every moment is truly remarkable to witness. I loved watching them savor all of the little moments of their wedding at The Lodge at Torrey Pines, especially when we got to spend a few quiet
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