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Seaside Real Wedding: Erin & Jared

College sweethearts Erin Enriquez, 26, and Jared Kukura, 26, met their junior year at UCSD through mutual friends and started dating almost immediately. After a candle-lit beachfront proposal, it was only fitting that the couple decided on a wedding ceremony and reception …
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Torrey Pines Real Wedding: Abby & Galen

It didn’t take long for Abby Rothwell, 33, and Galen Beers, 36, to start dating after hitting it off in business school at Cornell University in Ithaca. Together they moved to sunny SoCal and bought a home in Solana Beach, where, on …
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9 Items to Rock your Wedding Registry!

San Diego Tastemaker Heather Balliet of Amorology gives us the inside scoop on picking out the perfect wedding registry. Because haven’t you already met your quota for toasters and coffee makers? Let Heather take your home decor game up a notch.

Pantone’s Color of the Year Inspiration

Pantone’s color of the year picks are in for 2016 and they are a perfect blend of cool and romantic. You can stylishly incorporate them in your wedding with these bits of inspiration. Happy planning!   GET THIS PANTONE INSPIRED STYLE: Veil: similar …
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Rancho Santa Fe Real Wedding: Ashley & Greg

Ashley Anton, 28, and Greg Stumm, 29, met as juniors at Torrey Pines High School, where, after Greg mustered up the courage to ask Ashley out, they were “practically inseparable,” she remembers. One day, under the guise of going to a friend’s …
Exquisite Weddings Magazine Spring 2016

News Around the Magazine: The Spring Issue is Here!

Get excited, Exquisite readers! The Spring issue 2016 is finally here for your wedding planning delight. We’ve packed this issue with more real  weddings, more fashion & beauty go-tos, and more stunning styled shoots (say that five times fast!) Oh, and wait until you see the chic, modern …

Balboa Park Real Wedding: Eulia & James

Eulia Miris, 25, and James O’Connell, 35, started dating a few months after they met in Boston. After being in a long-distance relationship for a year and a half, James proposed on a pier in the Charlestown Navy Yard as it started …

Trending: 11 Hot Wedding Trends for 2016

What’s hot for your wedding, right this second. Photo by Amy Lynn Photography HAVE FUN WITH YOUR GETAWAY RIDE. When it comes to how you and your groom make your grand exit from the party, think a little outside the box. For …

La Jolla Real Wedding: Sarah & Aristo

After Sarah Reuben, 29, struck up a conversation about Italy with Aristo Orochena, 46, both of Beverly Hills, over a coffee table book display in Neiman Marcus, he surprised her by sending pasta to her office shortly after their encounter. They had …

Featured Gowns: Modern Romance

Black and white with accents of texture and color is the key to a sophisticated soiree. ON HER: Sara Seven Orleans gown, The Dress Theory, $2,750.  Tiffany and Co Artlas Open Pendant $5,200. Soleste Cushion Fancy Yellow Diamond $30,300. Tiffany Soleste Band …