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2023 Brides
Dshelle, on May 29, 2020 at 6:41 PM

So everyone on here on my last comments told me that I should wait to start planning wedding my wedding day get closer. But my questions is why should I wait to start planning and looking at venues...

F S, Dec 3, 2021 13 734 1
Los Angeles florals
Kylie, on November 18, 2021 at 4:54 PM

Does anyone have any recommendations for a florist in the Los Angeles area who can provide olive branches/leaves?

Lynnie, Nov 19, 2021 1 39
Angela, on October 14, 2021 at 8:22 PM

Does anyone happen to know of a beautiful outdoors (almost forest like) venue that’s reasonable in California?? Maybe ones that allow you to bring your own food (like food trucks) and bar.

Maddie, Nov 18, 2021 5 116
Anyone have any good makeup artist recommendations for San Diego who have experience working with Asian facial features?
Sinica, on October 17, 2021 at 11:46 PM

Preferably someone who is experienced with a more natural look- I think the dark smoky eye makeup looks awesome on a lot of people, just not me and looks overly heavy/made up on my face because of my...

Sinica, Nov 15, 2021 6 946
Inland empire, ca
Briana, on April 11, 2021 at 11:15 PM

Anyone know of any great makeup artist and hair stylist in the riverside/inland empire area??

Theadra, Nov 13, 2021 10 128
Southern California Locals' experience with Top Catering for Chinese-vietnamese banquet receptions?
Kaytee, on November 2, 2021 at 12:58 PM

In a little bit of a pinch as to whether I should enter into a contract with Top Catering before their tasting in January of next year. Their catering manager said they are so busy with weddings...

Kaytee, Nov 11, 2021 2 74
Makeup Artists in Los Angeles and surrounding cities
Jashante, on November 1, 2021 at 8:28 AM

Hi ladies, I'm looking for a black mua in Los Angeles or surrounding cities. I've been looking and I'm kind of having a hard time finding a good mua for me and my 7 bridesmaids. Most of the ones I'm...

Jashante, Nov 2, 2021 2 57
Experiences working with the venue and outside caterer for Asian banquet reception in la County/oc?
Kaytee, on October 10, 2021 at 11:56 AM

I'm planning a wedding next year and would love to see other people's more recent experiences working with a venue and outside caterer for weddings in the past 5 years or so. I plan on asking...

Kaytee, Nov 2, 2021 4 42
Where to get married near sfo
Bob, on October 24, 2021 at 6:02 AM

Hi, My fiance and I are planning to get married in CA in the last week of May or April next year. We're from another country by the way and hence, do not know much about how it is to get married in...

Lynnie, Oct 25, 2021 1 42
East Bay - rain in the forecast on wedding day :(
Megan, on September 15, 2021 at 12:46 PM

Hi Everyone! Not really a question, just needed a space to vent! For weeks it's been nothing but sun in the forecast, now 4 days before our wedding on Sunday a 40% chance of rain comes in the...

Megan, Oct 20, 2021 8 114
Is anyone doing couples pre-marital counseling?
Joy, on October 14, 2021 at 10:37 PM

I have been looking for a good pre-marital counselor in California

Lynnie, Oct 20, 2021 3 31
Hotel & After Party in Sonoma County
Michael, on October 17, 2021 at 3:02 PM

My fiancé and I are getting married at Viansa Winery next year! We are looking for hotels in the area to accommodate our guests! Does anyone have any good suggestions? We are expecting about 100...

Lynnie, Oct 19, 2021 1 34
Classic cars
Aditee, on July 6, 2021 at 5:45 PM

Help! My fiancé loves cars—can’t find a classic car to rent near NorCal for the ceremony, anyone know a place a person that can help?

Josie, Oct 15, 2021 4 59
4/20 wedding?
Eyrika, on August 14, 2019 at 7:52 PM

Anyone else having a 4/20 wedding? FH and I are long-time cannabis users and are looking forward to incorporating it into our wedding and reception! At first our plan was to have a simple courthouse...

Patel, Oct 15, 2021 2 364
Wedding Planner
Brendy, on October 12, 2021 at 5:23 PM

Does anyone know of a wedding planner that is under $3k for full planning? It's so hard to find someone that isn't charging an arm & leg. Location: Los Angeles, CA Venue: Rolling Greens on...

Lynnie, Oct 13, 2021 1 55
Day of wedding planner
Briana, on October 11, 2021 at 9:33 AM

Has anyone hired a ‘day of’ wedding planner? Additionally, do you know the average cost in California?

Anais, Oct 11, 2021 4 78 1
Pre-ceremony picture locations in Sonoma?
Sarah, on October 2, 2021 at 5:36 PM

Hi there! Does anybody know of a good place to take pre-ceremony pictures in Sonoma, California? Preferably in Sonoma proper or Glen Ellen, but we just need a spot to do portraits before the ceremony...

Lynnie, Oct 4, 2021 1 27
Photographer for Plus Size and Glasses
Madaline, on September 28, 2021 at 11:06 PM

Hello! I am looking to find a photographer in California who has experience photographing Plus Size brides. I also would love if they had some experience taking photos of people who wear glasses? Any...

Lynnie, Sep 29, 2021 1 49
Hair and Makeup for an African American woman in the sf Bay Area with Natural Hair
Milicent, on September 27, 2021 at 9:24 PM

Hi Everyone, I'm having the hardest time finding someone to do my hair and makeup. We are having 2 events, one in Berkeley, CA and the other in Bolinas, CA. I will need hair and makeup support on...

Lynnie, Sep 28, 2021 1 123
Makeup Artist
Benny, on September 25, 2021 at 2:28 AM

Hey everyone, I’m looking for a makeup artist. I’m getting married next year in the spring in Orange County, CA. Any recommendations?

Benny, Sep 27, 2021 2 37
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