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If you are looking for a quaint, quintessential wedding venue in California that will transport you to another continent, The Summit House in Fullerton is the perfect option. They have such a beautiful garden cottage aesthetic for their weddings, and with views overlooking the city if the perfect spot to host your wedding reception. When […]


July 6, 2021

Jamie and Ariya’s Whimsical wedding day at Summit House Fullerton

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Faith and Jacob’s incredible wedding day at the Garden’s wedding venue in Tulare was absolutely breathtaking. From Faith’s Monique Lhuillier gown and custom sleeves to the romantic floral details incorporated all around the venue, every detail of this wedding was perfection. Jacob was looking very dapper in his sleek black tux and bow tie standing […]

Destinations, Weddings

June 9, 2021

A Fine Art Wedding in Tulare CA at The Gardens Venue

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While most of our 2020 weddings had to postpone due to the pandemic, we did have a handful of events that adjusted from full weddings down to Micro weddings and some elopements. This gorgeous wedding up at Hidden Creek lodge, part of the Pine Rose Cabins wedding venue in Lake Arrowhead, was one of my […]


May 14, 2021

Claudia and Phillip’s Mountain Top Wedding at Pine Rose Cabins

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This stunning, classic wedding at the Summit House was just so romantic and so sweet. From the long sleeve lace wedding dress to the all white wedding cake with vibrant pops of colors to the most gorgeous bride and groom wedding photos you’ve ever seen, this Fullerton wedding was pure magic. How did you guys […]


May 13, 2021

Mary and Eric’s whimsical wedding at the Summit House Wedding Venue

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This romantic editorial was inspired by the european architecture of Balboa Park in San Diego California. Our fantastic makeup and hair team created a soft vintage glow look for our Bride Olivia Mar. I love how perfectly executed this look was, from the dramatic cat eye to the soft lips it created the perfect vintage […]

Anniversaries, Destinations, Engagements, Weddings

May 12, 2021

Balboa Park Editorial with Dogwood and Fir

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Retro colors, mid-century modern decor, peace and love, all proverbial associations with the 1970s. The inspiration behind this 70s style wedding ultimately began at the heart of our love for mid-century modern design. We saw a photo of this beautiful, chic-bride who had flowers pinned down her long hair, bursts of pinks, orange, and blue, […]

Anniversaries, Destinations, Weddings

February 21, 2021

A Mid Century Mod Editorial in Palm Springs, California

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With larger weddings being post-poned left and right, there is no better time to plan an intimate elopement wedding. Our French inspired lush garden editorial was so inspiring; This romantic shoot brought together a combination of lush spring florals and delicate details that perfectly complimented the French gardens of Kimberly Crest Mansion in Redlands, California. […]


November 25, 2020

A Romantic French Inspired Garden Party Elopement at Kimberly Crest Mansion

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Jhocelyn and Jonathan’s gorgeous wedding day up at Pine Rose cabins was so much fun to be a part of! If you have never heard of a pop up wedding they are like a cross between an elopement and an intimate wedding, you have under 20 guests, do a traditional ceremony surrounded by your closest […]


October 3, 2020

Jhocelyn and Jonathan’s Romantic Pop Up Wedding at Pine Rose cabins, Lake Arrowhead

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One year ago today, Nila and Ray hosted one of the most beautiful weddings we have ever photographed at Pine Rose Cabins Hidden Creek Lodge. When we arrived I was completely blown away by her decor, the incredible florals accenting the site really tied it all together! Nila and Ray’s wedding style was romantic and […]


September 22, 2020

Nila and Ray’s Hidden Creek Lodge Wedding Day

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Since our first interaction we have felt like we had known each other forever. We first connected on the dating app, Coffee Meets Bagel, where we chatted for a few days before our first date.  We had our first date on October 10, 2017 at the Spaghetti Factory in Fullerton, California. Our first date was […]

Families, Weddings

September 20, 2020

Sam and Erik’s Forest Wedding at a Private Estate in Running Springs California


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