Romantic Italian Gothic Wedding

V. Sattui Winery in Saint Helena California is the perfect venue for this dark gothic wedding, with it's rustic charm, lush landscape and award wining wines. This bride has a unique vision for her perfect wedding day. Dark colors and candle light combined with modern style created a romantic gothic wedding. The bride wore a stunning silver wedding dress and carried a black calla lily bouquet. Her bridesmaids wore deep eggplant dresses and carried lovely dark bouquets of black callas, scabiosa, ball dahlias and dark greenery.

The outdoor ceremony had elegant modern cylinder arrangements and lush dark green garland down the aisle. The reception held inside the barrel room was perfect with dark centerpieces silver linens and romantic candle light.

The photos were captured by Elyse Whall at Plum & Oak Photography.

Lush Romantic Wedding

With a new take on the blush pink wedding trend this bride added bold wild berry, soft peach and shimmering gold to make her wedding unique and memorable. Her bouquet had soft romantic blooms with textures and various colors, adding interest and allure, including wine dahlias, peach Juliette garden roses, mint succulents, feathery pink astilbe, and gold eucalyptus seeds. The bridesmaids looked incredible in their rich wild berry toned dresses and carrying soft blush pink, peach and gold bouquets including garden roses, astilbe, tea roses, stock, roses, and gold seeded eucalyptus.

The entire event was held at the Palm Event Center in Pleasanton California, on a beautiful summer day. The outdoor ceremony was held under the wisteria pergola with glass hanging balls each with a floating blush pink garden roses, footed dish arrangements perched on top of wine barrels, and the aisle was decorated with mercury hanging jars filled with dripping amaranthus, wine dahlias and feathery agonis.

The indoor reception was stunning and elegant. The head table was adorned with long wood boxes overflowing with wine, blush and peach flowers. candle sticks were used a flower vessels spilling out across the table. The guest tables had soft blush linens from Napa Valley Linens with mercury footed dish arrangements of hydrangea, stock, roses, dahlias, agonis and tea roses. The dessert table looked absolutely delicious with a wedding cake by Bev Tanaka embellished with garden roses, tea roses, dahlias and succulents.

This perfect day was photographed by Ahava Studios.

Modern Meets Vintage Wine Country Wedding

This beautifully berry toned wedding was designed and coordinated by Sugar Rush Events and held at Cornerstone Gardens in Sonoma wine country. With a perfect pallet for a late summer wedding, the flowers included magenta orchids, wine calla lilies, burgundy dahlias, love in the mist pods, black scabiosa, lambs ear, seeded eucalyptus, bay leaves, pink astilbe and assorted succulents.

The bride carried a small bouquet with a big impact, including lots of textures and deep rich colors, her bridesmaids in orchid dresses carried a smaller version of the brides bouquets. The out door lawn ceremony was beautifully decorated with rectangle and square grey wood boxes down the aisle that were overflowing with abundant blooms and greens, they were later re-purposed as table centerpieces. Every napkin had a sprig of bay leaf tucked in adding the rustic feel. The simple and elegant cake by Crisp Bakeshop was decorated with assorted succulents.

The lovely photos were captured by Brooke Beasley Photography.