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Styled Shoot: Napa Valley’s Wedding Reputation Rings True

While we’re pretty privy to Southern California’s sunny wedding climate, there’s no way of replicating the sweeping vistas—and vino—of Napa Valley. Marilyn Ambra Party Consultants captured California’s quintessential wine country in a styled wedding shoot at their exclusive venue, The Vineyard Estate. …

One Palm Springs Wedding Done Two Different Ways

You know Palm Springs for its old Hollywood charms and mid-century flair, but there’s more to the desert wedding destination than meets the first glance from behind your sunglasses. Tiana Loyd for Michelle Garibay Events taught us so in a modern-day revamping …
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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 …
Exquisite Weddings August and September Magazine Cover

The Exquisite Weddings August and September Cover is Here

Today we reveal the Exquisite Weddings August and September magazine cover! The cover photo is from a romantic styled shoot by Perfectly Poised Events at Temecula’s newest wedding venue, Galway Downs. We loved this entire inspiration shoot the second we laid eyes on it! Take a peek here …
Exquisite Weddings June/July Magazine cover

Debuting the Exquisite Weddings June/July Magazine Cover

The Exquisite Weddings June/July issue lands its pretty self on newsstands today! The cover image features a stunning cascading bouquet by one of San Diego’s most talented florists, AE Floral, and a beautiful beaded wedding gown from Little Italy’s Elle Bridal Boutique. These two #ExquisiteDetails are our faves from a romantic …
Mount Laguna Romantic Styled Shoot

Mount Laguna Romantic Styled Shoot

We are sure this Mount Laguna romantic styled shoot will inspire brides-to-be! This mountain setting is picture perfect, especially during sunset, and offers so many great photo opportunities for couples. Styled by K2K Events, the bold burgundy, pink, and green florals in this …
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2017 Wedding Trend: A Unique Wedding Bouquet

Unique wedding bouquet alert! This #ExquisiteTrend has us all lovestruck. If you are a non-traditional, low-key, boho bride-to-be, who adores unique florals — we found your wedding day inspiration. These San Diego wedding vendors were inspired by the vast simplicity of the desert, and  Joshua …

La Jolla Styled Shoot: Timeless Love

Today’s featured styled shoot was inspired by a sweet love poem. “Time is endless. Love is true. I wish endless time spent loving you.” This poem was written 12 years ago by Lauren Watson, owner and lead Planner of The Lion House, to her …

Valentine’s Styled Shoot: Love Potion!

The inspiration behind today’s featured styled shoot ‘Love Potion’ is a Valentine’s Day wedding gone dark, styled and designed by Urban Shindigs.  The magic took place at Viejas Casino & Resort in the mountains of San Diego.  The Alpine back drop and mystical trees really created …