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Yosemite elopement Help!
Brenda, on February 13, 2022 at 2:10 AM

Hi ladies, I am getting eloped at Yosemite and need advice. Any tips? any affordable vendors for hair makeup and flowers? That is all I really need. I am keeping everything so simple!

Lynnie, Feb 14, 2022 1 31
Weather and planning
Kelly, on February 4, 2022 at 10:53 AM

Hello all: planning a wedding for next October because I want it outside near the beach or possibly up in the hills at a winery in southern Ca. I was picking early fall to be more sure of the weather...

Pirate & 60s Bride, Feb 7, 2022 2 66
Kandmgaywedding, on January 26, 2022 at 7:32 PM

Hi Brides! My fiancé and I are a same sex couple, and we are getting married at Larkfeild in November of 2023, where is a good place that has weather accommodating areas for a wedding ceremony that...

Lynnie, Feb 1, 2022 1 74 1
California mansion venues help
Mariah, on January 31, 2022 at 9:54 AM

Hello, I have a bride that desires to get married @ a mansion in California. She doesn’t have a preference on a specific city. But preferably near a major tourist city (If not it’s fine). Can anyone...

Maddie, Jan 31, 2022 1 53
Chinese Bridal Wedding Sedan Chair
Tiffany, on March 18, 2019 at 2:12 PM

Does anyone know where you can rent a sedan chair for a Chinese ceremony? I'm in Los Angeles! Chinese Sedan Chair Thanks!

Tiffany, Jan 30, 2022 2 208
California Brides - hanging on?
Felicia, on July 15, 2021 at 9:06 PM

How are we feeling 2021 brides? LOL. I’m trying to laugh instead of lose my mind.

Felicia, Jan 26, 2022 37 1,403 5
Marriage license?
Juliana, on January 7, 2022 at 4:03 PM

When do you get it and how does the marriage license process work in CA. I am not originally from here and everything is very different state to state.

Maddie, Jan 26, 2022 2 67
Need help with wedding shoes
Raksha, on January 21, 2022 at 10:04 AM

My dress came in today and I have my wedding in 15 days 🙈😢. The skirt stitched is way too long and I will need at least 4 inches. I usually wear 2 inches and am comfortable but now I have to wear...

Raksha, Jan 24, 2022 2 28
Briana, on November 21, 2021 at 11:15 PM

Any suggestions on fun spots in California for a honeymoon?

Jessica, Jan 23, 2022 4 49
Anyone else told by caterers/vendors that they're not sure if they can execute due to labor shortages and inflated prices on ingredients?
Kaytee, on January 19, 2022 at 1:59 PM

I was told by a catering manager that they're not sure if they can commit to our wedding in October citing current "labor shortages" and "price hikes with ingredients". They would follow-up with us by...

Kaytee, Jan 20, 2022 2 28
Small wedding sd
Janet, on January 16, 2022 at 6:09 PM

Hello all question for all the lovely San Diego peeps. Any recommendations on a beach/city view ( venue only ) budget friendly reception location? We are planning on going to SD for an elopement/micro...

Lynnie, Jan 18, 2022 1 46
Engagement photo scenery
Katryna, on January 15, 2022 at 9:35 PM

Hello, our family lives in the bay area and we are visiting there in a few months to take engagement pictures. Does anyone have any good locations? If it helps we booked a venue for our wedding in...

Lynnie, Jan 18, 2022 1 41
Issues with Wedgewood Weddings?
Amyrrah, on August 15, 2020 at 11:42 AM

Has anyone had any issues with Wedgewood Weddings during the pandemic? I’ve read so many articles of people who’s money was held hostage once their ceremony was canceled by Wedgewood. Wedgewood is...

Maria, Jan 18, 2022 5 658
Marriage license info scrutinized?
Vicki, on January 14, 2022 at 8:20 AM

Getting married soon in L.A. area. My question is about the marriage license. If the person who issues it isn't doing a background check or anything, how hard are they scrutinizing the details on the...

KYLIE, Jan 14, 2022 9 188
Secular officiant for elopement in Los Angeles!
Kylie, on December 6, 2021 at 4:59 PM

Hi brides! My fiance and I would like to elope one year to the date prior to our 'big wedding.' Does anyone have any recommendations for a non-denominational/secular officiant?

Orianna, Jan 13, 2022 5 62
Illusion Bridal in Whittier, California
Mercedes, on January 4, 2022 at 12:12 AM

Hi! Has anyone bought their wedding and/or bridesmaids dress or shopped at Illusion Bridal in Whittier, California? Was what your experience like?

Lynnie, Jan 5, 2022 1 36
Seeking affordable venues
Maria, on December 31, 2021 at 2:26 AM

Affordable venues for a Family involved Wedding in the Inland Empire.

Lisa, Dec 31, 2021 2 35
Glam Team
Angel, on December 16, 2021 at 3:33 PM

Does anybody know any good Hair and Makeup artists in LA? Recommendations? 😊

Lynnie, Dec 17, 2021 2 60
all inclusive wedding
Guan, on December 7, 2021 at 5:18 PM

Hi! can anybody recommend a venue that provides all inclusive packages for wedding, for the venue we wanted to stay at 20k for 150 pax. Our dream venue is one with a scenic view. Thank you so much

Lynnie, Dec 8, 2021 1 66
Benny, on September 25, 2021 at 2:24 AM

If any of you guys are in SoCal and looking forward a photographer, check out @hollowandgrace on Instagram! Just got out pictures back and I’m obsessed!

Laura, Dec 3, 2021 5 75
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