Hotel Californian Wedding

Bright colors, Indian accents, a ring bearer doggy at a stunning boutique hotel in downtown Santa Barbara. The best part? The event ended with a New Orleans style “Second Line” band and parade down State Street to the after party.

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Inspiration: The Over-the-Top Roaring 20’s Soiree

Every once in awhile the dream planning job comes up and allows me to use all my creative energy for one amazing event. This scenario happened recently when I was hired to plan an end-of-the-year party for a corporation. They gave me the theme (Roaring 20’s & Gatsby-inspired), the date, and a budget, and let me run with it. And boy, did I.¬†Below are the images from the event by the ever so talented, Brooke Merrill Photography.¬†Here is my recount of the fabulous soiree, act by act.

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