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Press: How to Host a Wedding at Home from Brides

Rachel Havel Photography Our fearless leader, Amy, was just featured on Brides as they offered 17 tips for gracefully adapting your home environment for I dos. There are so many benefits to hosting a wedding in the privacy of your own home—sense of familiarity, undeniable charm and unique sentiment make for a day that’s original and noteworthy. Inviting your loved ones into a space that holds some of your most cherished memories—as a child, an adult, or both!—nothing says love like a wedding fit with a “home sweet home” welcome mat. Since residences are rarely...

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Press: How to Plan a Countryside Wedding from Brides

Press: How to Plan a Countryside Wedding from Brides

Countryside weddings are known for being lovely and idyllic, full of comfort and warmth, but can be tricky to plan. A spotlight for all things natural and ethereal, weddings showcased in the heart of the countryside emphasize a couple’s love for nature and simplicity. With design styles ranging anywhere from romantic to rustic, casual elegance is the cornerstone of a countryside wedding.

Brides gathered 15 of the top wedding professionals in the country (including Amy!) to get tips on how to plan a countryside wedding. They recommended everything from showcasing the property to integrating hints of greenery, but we definitely suggest checking out number 9, it’s our personal favorite.

Real Wedding: Amy & Mark’s Wedding on Carats & Cake

Real Wedding: Amy & Mark’s Wedding on Carats & Cake

Our fearless leader, Amy’s wedding was already featured on Martha Stewart Weddings, and now we’re thrilled that it’s been published on Carats & Cake! After a seven-month engagement, Amy and Mark got married at Cavallo Point in San Francisco last July. It’s no surprise that being the impeccable planner and designer she is that this wedding is absolutely to die for. But hey you’ll just have to click through the feature to see for yourself!

We would like to extend special thanks to the creative talents who helped make this wedding spectacular! Carrie Patterson for the photos,  Cavallo Point for the luxurious setting and catering, Natalie Bowen Designs for the flowers, Cake Coquette for the scrumptious cakes, Bella Figura for the wedding stationery suite, Union Street Papery for the calligraphy, La Tavola for the linens, Paula LeDuc Fine Catering for the favors, and our own Joy Proctor for the day-of styling. Thank you all!