Tagged with: ‘Colony Palms Wedding’

Any excuse for a party is always a good one, right? Well it's even better when that's all rolled up into a night with old friends, new friends, cream puffs and a magazine launch hosted at a super cool new LA Venue, Unici Casa in Culver City. Last night Your Wedding Day was relaunched and revealed as CA Wedding Day Magazine and the first issue is truly beautiful and features a cover and editorial spread by my very good friend Michelle Beller , who also shot all of the pictures of yours truly on this site. I was very happy to see my own feature of Lauren & Chris' lovely wedding at The Colony Palms in Palm Springs, perfectly designed and executed by the incredible Kristeen Labrot.

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It's rare that you get to bond with a couple in the very special way that I bonded with Nicole & Mike over the course of just a couple of days together. And I'll get into that in more detail in some other blog post when I can pull my thoughts together enough to be articulate. This wedding was very special in so many ways. And I got so much love and hugs from Nicole & Mike's parents over the course of this weekend that I thought my heart just might melt or explode, I wasn't sure which. But this particular wedding was just so full of raw emotion that I decided to show the entire highlights slideshow in black & white. Just to cut right through everything else to what was really going on, the good stuff, the stuff that matters in life. The people, their relationships with one

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I never miss an opportunity to go to Palm Springs, it is one of my absolute favorite places to visit and I LOVE shooting weddings there. Lauren & Chris came to me by way of Jay & Mike who were married on New Year's Eve at The Parker. I didn't meet Lauren & Chris until the day of their wedding at The Colony Palms Hotel but they were just as delightful as I could have imagined. They rented out the entire hotel for a weekend with family and friends and I was so happy to be a part of it. Kristeen Labrot did an exquisite job coordinating the event and I was blown away by the stylish and unique floral designs by Marla Hudnall. I learned that if you try hard enough you can fit 9 cute girls in one adorable clawfoot tub. After their first look I took Lauren & Chris out

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