Our to do list this year has been long. In between completing and selling our Pebble Beach home and preparing for renovations on our property in Amador County, one of our daughters was married. Somewhere in there I planned a wedding- and it was a beautiful June wedding!!
This was Briana and Robby's special day!
We began with the perfect venue-Holman Ranch in Carmel Valley, CA. You can see my post from last year on this beautiful place here
We chose a pastel pink chiffon dress for the bridesmaids in varying styles
|My beautiful niece!|
and a gray tuxedo for the groomsmen
|My handsome son!|
I had an Etsy Artist paint a fun wedding map and it became the centerpiece in their invitation suite. They really liked the little banner so it was used in the ceremony programs and the menus too.
Christine Cater floral design picked up on my desire to use old french urns and wire muscle baskets at the ceremony site and knocked it out of the park with her version of rustic floral displays. They were absolutely breathtaking! The same color scheme of varying shades of green foliage and soft blooms in rustic silver containers were chosen to compliment the ongoing color scheme.
The ceremony site during summer is lined with white poppies. We knew they would be in bloom and tall, so green foliage and scant white blooms were also used in my urns. The view from that site is really amazing.
An ivory lace wedding gown was the Bride's choice and she wore it beautifully on her big day
My uber talented Mom made her veil, the wedding cake, and crocheted a small wrap for her bouquet. My Mom made my wedding gown and my sisters weddings gowns back in the day. We grew up around her designing, sewing and decorating just about anything. I am forever grateful for her creative influence that most certainly had a impact on me:)
My Mom and I below helping Bri get ready.
The brides bouquet
The groom looking handsome and a little anxious:)
The garden patio where we dined was pure rustic elegance! The hacienda's exterior is clad in a creamy carmel stone so I chose ivory linen for the tables which let those pretty floral centerpieces pop. All linens are from La Tavola Fine Linen, Tuscany Linen in eggshell. Their linens are divine!
Tom made the grape stake gate for the escort card display.
The venue has a variety of rustic seating areas and they were perfect for cocktails after the ceremony.
It was a beautiful day and we all enjoyed the celebration with family and dear friends. Best wishes to the newlyweds and may you enjoy many many years of happiness together!
Bridesmaids: The Dessy Group: Dusty Rose Chiffon
Groom and Groomsmen: BLACK by Vera Wang in Gray
Ring Bearer: Nordstrom
Venue: Holman Ranch & Vineyard, Carmel Valley, CA
Photographer: Willow Rose Photography, Santa Cruz,CA
Month of Wedding Coordination: Sonia Gosline- Lucky U/Coastside Couture, Carmel Valley, CA
Floral Design: Christine Cater Event & Floral Design- Carmel, CA
Linen: La Tavola Fine Linen- Tuscany Linen in Eggshell-Napa, CA
Invitation suite: The Quill- Pacific Grove, CA
Paradise Catering-Carmel Valley, CA