Vendors We Love

I often get asked by my couple’s what vendors I recommend!  There are some great ones around so here’s a list!  FYI none of these people have paid me to be on this list…they are genuinely great vendors!  I also put an asterisk (*) next to the vendors I used for my own wedding!  I will keep this updated as I find new and fabulous people to work with in the wedding industry:

Coordinators
After the Engagement
Engaged Events

Venue
The Crossings at Carlsbad*
The Villa San Juan Capistrano
Marbella Country Club
L’Auberge Del Mar
Grand Tradition Estate

Photographer
Cary Pennington Photography*
Limelife Photography
Adrian Jon Photography
Janet Wheeland Photography

Florist
My Splendid Sentiments*
Designs by Tricia
Three Petals Floral & Event Design

DJ
Positive Energy Productions*
San Diego DJ & Video
Sandeep Kumar

Hair and Makeup
Lindsey Jones Makeup Artistry (my childhood friend!)
Dolled Up by Lulu
Oscar Makeup
Ting 2 Beauty

Bridal Stores
Mary Me Bridal* (Orange, CA)
2000 Dreams Bridal Shop (San Diego, CA)

How He Asked

Last week something AWESOME happened!  One of the proposals I filmed was featured on HowHeAsked.com!  I have followed this site for quite a while and love reading about the adorable proposal stories.  I swear they always leave you crying….

Well last week I submitted Kenny and Michelle’s proposal story (seen here) and they featured it!  Take a look at the link, which includes full details of how it all happened from Michelle’s point of view…

You can also see their video again here!

Orange County Hot List Winner!

Today is an awesome day!  We have been named the Orange County Hot List’s Best Wedding Videographer!  We owe a huge thank you to everyone who voted….. we cannot believe the outpouring of support.  THANK YOU!!!!

Orange County Hot List Best Wedding Videographer

You can see the official list of top Orange County wedding videographers here, as well as see the winners of the other wedding categories here!

Love you all! ❤

Lisa

Michelle + Kenny | The Proposal

Back in September, one of my best friend’s Dianna told me her brother, Kenny, wanted to propose to his girlfriend Michelle!  Dianna was getting married in September, so it would be perfect for Kenny to pop the question 2 days … Continue reading

Proposing Like a Boss

Before dress shopping, choosing your bridesmaids and celebrating with friends and family, the one thing that MUST happen is of course, the proposal!  I had the opportunity to film a great friend’s proposal and I felt so privileged to be a part of it.  Adam did such a great job!  Feel free to check it out here.

When it comes to proposing, some guys shy away from anything too “public” because they’re too nervous or just want something more private.  Or possibly they’re afraid she’ll say no!  Here are some very brave guys and some amazing proposals!

Proposal in the Sky
A cruel yet awesome way to ask the woman of your dreams to marry you.

All in the Family
A beautiful, romantic and emotional proposal that incorporates their history as a couple, as well as their friends and family.

Disney Themed Proposal
When Holt realized that it was too late to propose to his girlfriend at Disney World, he decided he had to bring Disney World to her!  Check out this unique and special proposal!

The 25 Awesome Wedding Proposals

Boys, there are of course an INFINITE number of ways to propose but all that matters is something special for the two of you to remember for the rest of your lives.  Oh and hiring someone to film it doesn’t hurt either 😉