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Fall 2017

4 San Diego jewelry makers

4 San Diego Jewelry Makers Work Their Magic

San Diego’s a hotbed for notable makers, so it’s no surprise that some of our favorite jewelry designers work their magic right here in town. Whether you’re looking for the engagement ring of your dreams, or just the right wedding band for …

Wedding Color Inspiration: Copper

Warm up with this rustic hue—the perfect way to subtly add some heavy metal to the season. GET THE LOOK 1.  Copper Tray, $13.41, The Orange Lamp Post 2.  Mr. Copper, priced upon request, Laura Marie’s Cakes 3.  Tie Neck Silk Gown, …
bride and groom seated in tall chairs labeled mrs. and mr.

Brittany and Matt’s Oak Glen Real Wedding

Brittany Heap and Matt Williams’s romance began under the stars in Indio, California, when they slow danced to the last song of Brooks & Dunn’s set at the 2010 Stagecoach Festival, where they’d met through a mutual friend. Six years later, SoCal …
outdoor ceremony setup at Sweet Oaks Ranch

Romantic Inspiration for Your Rural Wedding

Sweet touches of greenery, grayish-blue details, and a lighting installation soften up the timber of this view-tastic venue. Get the Look: Photography: Leah Marie Photography Venue: Sweet Oaks Ranch Event Design and Coordination: Michelle Garibay and Alex Fingerlin, Michelle Garibay Events Florals: Tre Fiori Floral Studio …
sunset silhouette view of bride and groom walking on hilltop

Jared and Kelsey’s Woodsy Vista Real Wedding

Though Jared Medeiros, 28, and Kelsey Johnson, 28, met in high school in their hometown of Cypress, California, it wasn’t until several years later that they first hung out one-on-one. On Valentine’s Day 2010, they made their relationship official, and five years …
scratch off card that reads "My Love" by Inklings Paperie

10 Hot Wedding Trends for Fall 2017

The latest and greatest for a bangin’ big day. 1. NAIL IT Make your new bling more Insta-worthy and get your fingers ready for their close-up with some amazing nail art, like this super-cute mani by Olive & June. #marrowmani   2. …
exquisite weddings cover

The Exquisite Weddings Fall 2017 Issue Is Here!

We are thrilled to announce the Exquisite Weddings cover debut for Fall 2017! This cover represents our 10-year anniversary (cue the champagne pop sound effect now!). The photo was taken at one of the most exquisite San Diego hotels, Fairmont Grand Del Mar, who …
long-sleeve lace gown

10 Swoon-Worthy Wedding Gowns for Fall

This season’s most swoon-worthy gowns, modeled at one of San Diego’s dreamiest venues, the Fairmont Grand Del Mar, which is celebrating its own 10-year anniversary! Keep scrolling for stunning big-day inspiration—exquisite details, awesome accessories, and florals worth fawning over. Sara Seven “Venice” …