carmel mission wedding

This may be a first for me but there were so many pictures that I absolutely loved that I need to split this wedding up into two posts! So here is part one of Crystal and Mike’s Carmel mission wedding.:)

Crystal + Mike are just the sweetest couple you will ever meet. I am so happy I was able to capture their wedding day and meet their friends and family. I had such a wonderful time. Plus I got to head to Carmel for the first time ever which was amazing. I definitely am going to venture back there for a weekend getaway one of these days. After making our way through this gorgeous town I knew exactly why they decided to plan their wedding here and have their guests travel for a fun filled wedding weekend. They held their ceremony at the stunning Carmel Mission and then headed over to the La Playa Hotel for their reception. Perfect choices if I do say so myself. I was in photographer heaven. I should also mention that they selected some wonderful vendors to work with that helped pull vision together. Amber from Platinum Planning was awesome along with Eventscapes for all of the florals and Kelly Productions who provided both the spanish guitarist that played during the cocktail hour and DJ Daryl who rocked the reception.

Now onto some pictures!!!

 

 

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Check back soon for Part two!!!

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June 14, 2010 - 7:03 pm

Jenny - Can’t wait to see Part II!! Hurry Jen Hurry :)

June 15, 2010 - 12:56 pm

Kelly - ok i LOVE the bridesmaid dresses!!! any idea where she got them from?!?!

June 15, 2010 - 5:13 pm

admin - I just got the official word from the bride and they are from J Crew. She said you can go in the store and they will get in different sizes and colors for the girls to try on and that they were super helpful. I have had quite a few brides go the J Crew route for bridesmaids dresses and I think they are just stunning! Then again I am currently addicted to J Crew. Haha.

June 16, 2010 - 11:33 am

Crystal + Mike – Carmel Mission + La Playa Hotel, Carmel – Part two - [...] I had about a bazillion pictures that I wanted to post of this wedding but I had to narrow it down a bit so that it wouldn’t overload my blog. BOO. So as promised here is post 2 of this amazing Carmel wedding. Post one can be found HERE!  [...]

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Benda + David’s amazing Paso Robles wedding has been featured on Style me pretty one of the favorite wedding blogs for brides looking for gorgeous inspiration!

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June 4, 2010 - 1:56 pm

ken kienow - wooohooo!!! congrats!

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Alaina - Congrats! I was pleasantly surprised as well. Your photography is amazing, feature well deserved!

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Tiffany Youn - Jen that is amazing!! Congrats!!!!

Brenda + David – Zenaida Cellars, Paso Robles

Brenda and David are both SO sweet. It was such an absolute pleasure to capture their wedding day. As soon as I made my way onto the grounds at Zenaida Cellars I could see all of the details that had been created and I was in heaven. I am a details girl. I love all of the small little things that a bride + groom pick out to make their day stand out. Brenda went all out! It was sweet and slightly vintage with colors that just made you smile. It was perfectly perfect. Brenda + David also had a dream team of wedding vendors on hand to help everything go smoothly including the oh-so-talented event coordinators Niki + Jonnell of Events Redefined, Manzanita designs (they create the most stunning floral arrangements), Luna Bella Make up art for all of their hair and make-up needs, AMS Entertainment to keep the party going, Cheer up Cherup for all of the paper goods and of course the wedding + reception were both held at Zenaida Cellars in Paso Robles.

 

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Are you kidding me??? These shoes are A-mazing!

 

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Oh, yeah. These are pure awesomeness.

 

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Stunning.

 

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Brenda you are BEAUTIFUL!!!!

 

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Dave, your not so bad either!  ;)

 

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This group knew how to get down on the dance floor.

 

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May 10, 2010 - 10:38 pm

ken kienow - your last three posts are oh-so-rad!

May 10, 2010 - 11:34 pm

Drew W - Unreal shots. These came out looking so amazing. Keep up the inspirational work.

May 11, 2010 - 10:05 am

jennifer driscoll - hi jen! fun to see another wedding shot by you at zenaida, brings back all the memories! you did an amazing job!

May 12, 2010 - 9:32 pm

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May 15, 2010 - 1:29 pm

Emily Main - Perfectly lovely. Her shoes and bouquet! oh my! I just love your work.