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Kendall + Pierre’s Romantic Marin Art and Garden Center Wedding

Hey guys!! I am soooo excited to share the wedding photos of two of the sweetest people on the planet! Seriously Kendall and Pierre are too darn adorable! It was such a pleasure to have the opportunity to work with them, coordinating their wedding! The two met on a dating app, which is a win for technology and humanity by bringing these two together! After dating for about 2 years Pierre proposed to Kendall on a sunset beach in Puerto Rico!! Seriously, how romantic?! The groom was born and raised in France and Kendall is a local gal from right here in Marin. Kendall always wanted to get married in the church she grew up in and that dream came to life when she and Pierre tied the knot in front of 80 of their closest friends and family! Sage and succulents took center-stage throughout the wedding through the decor and florals:). People traveled from across the globe to this celebration and during the ceremony guests gave readings in both English and French! It was such a lovely touch, seeing their two families and cultures intertwine. Then all the guests headed down the road to the Marin Art & Garden center to celebrate under market-lit trees! Lots of good food, lots of dancing, and a night of love ensued:)! It was a truly wonderful day for two amazing people! Hope you enjoy!

Coordination + Florals Brannan Events & Design // Photography Cassie Xie Photography // Videography George Street // Bridesmaid Dresses Show Me Your Mumu // Bridal Gown Hayley Paige // Entertainment Heart of Gold DJ // Caterer + Rentals La Bonne Cuisine // Venue St. John’s +  The Marin Art & Garden Center

My Cousin’s Wedding! A Virginia Backyard Bash

It’s true what they say, Virginia is for lovers! Michael and I traveled across the country to be a part of my cousin’s wedding, and it was such a blast! My cousin, Alexandra, and I are only a few years a part so we were raised together:) From a young age, our parents forced us to wear way too many matching outfits and then took embarrassing photos so we could look back on those memories fondly lol. We also shared a room for a while in high school, so needles to say, it made us even closer! (Proximity and our bond lol)

Alex and, her now husband, Ben live in Indianapolis but Ben’s sister has a beautiful property out in Virginia so that’s where they decided to get hitched! I was able to help her coordinate their vendors from a distance and was also lucky enough to be in their bridal party!!

For this wedding we were lucky enough to work with an amazing Virginia wife + husband photography team! They love to travel and shoot destination weddings so definitely check out their website! Michael & Jasmine Photography

The couple opted for a spring color palette of lavender, sage and ivory! The bridesmaids got their dresses bright lavender dresses through Union Station, which was super convenient!  Fun Spring florals gave the bride the fresh-picked, wildflower bouquet look she was going for! We ate BBQ, sipped on cocktails and played lawn games the whole night:) It was relaxed and a ton of fun! We loved being apart of this wedding and hope you will enjoy the pictures!

Our One Year Anniversary Shoot

With less than a week before our anniversary, I wanted to share the photos of our anniversary shoot!  I can’t believe it’s been a year since we tied the knot:) and we wanted to celebrate by taking some new photos with our adorable fur children at our home in the East Bay! When I was designing this shoot I wanted it to be full of spring and summer inspiration! We used a fresh and funky color palette made up of dusty blue and varying shades of magenta and pink. Kaylia of Tumbleweed Floral Truck, created overflowing and whimsical arrangements. Danielle of Danielle Poff Photography captured everything in such a dreamy way!

This year has seriously flown by and I feel so lucky to have such a supportive partner by my side! I hope you enjoy taking a look at mine and Michael’s photos (as well as some behind the scenes shots with our amazing assistant, America)!

Check out all the talented vendors who participated in the shoot!

Planning + Design Brannan Events & Design // Photography Danielle Poff Photography // Florals Tumbleweed Floral Truck // Video Imaginem Productions // Desserts Sweetie Pies Napa // Linen La Tavola Fine Linen // Rentals The Chiavari Guys // Calligraphy Oxford Lettering Co. // Wrap Dress Show Me Your Mumu // Jumper Anthropologie // Button Up + Slacks Lululemon Athletica

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