June 25th

Opulent Gatsby inspired wedding at the Prado Balboa Park
Gatsby Reception Collage

JENNIFER & CHAD

PRADO AT BALBOA PARK

PART 2 – THE CELEBRATION

In this Social Butterfly, a Monarch Weddings’ blog, Part 2 “The Celebration” you will see stunning details of this blush, ivory, black and gold Great Gatsby inspired wedding  at the Prado at Balboa Park.  There was glitz, glamor, opulence and beauty.  There are many Gatsby  themed details from the mini champagne bottle … Read more…


 

 

 

June 18th

Stunning Gatsby inspired wedding at the Prado Balboa Park
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JENNIFER & CHAD

PRADO AT BALBOA PARK

PART 1 – PRE-CEREMONY & CEREMONY

It’s so much fun to design around a beautiful theme and this one is one of my favorites.  This stunning was wedding a the Prado at Balboa Park was inspired by Great Gatsby and the art deco designs of the 1920′s era.  There was glitz, glamor, opulence and beauty.  From the … Read more…


 

 

 

June 17th

Gorgeous Gold, Lovely Lace & Lavender Hotel Del Wedding – #2
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KATHRYN & NICK

THE HOTEL DEL CORONADO

PART 2 – THE CELEBRATION

Designing and planning this glamorous gold, lovely lace and lavender wedding at the Hotel Del Coronado was so much fun!  The bride (Kathryn) and Groom (Nick) lived on the East Coast, so we planned their destination wedding all over the phone. In fact, I met her for the first time at the Rehearsal.  She … Read more…


 

 

 

April 30th

Gorgeous Gold, Lovely Lace & Lavender Hotel Del Wedding – #1
Photo by Pam Scott Photography

KATHRYN & NICK

THE HOTEL DEL CORONADO

PART 1 – DETAILS & CEREMONY

I had a blast designing and planning this glamorous gold, lovely lace and lavender wedding at the Hotel Del Coronado.  The bride (Kathryn) and Groom (Nick) lived on the East Coast, so we planned their destination wedding all over the phone. In fact, I met her for the first time at the Rehearsal.  This worked so … Read more…


 

 

 

February 12th

Intimate Plum & Gold Hilton Torrey Pines Wedding – Video
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 AMANDA & TRAVIS

HILTON TORREY PINES

HIGHLIGHT WEDDING VIDEO

This sweet highlight video really conveys the lovely, fun, bubbly personalities of the sweet couple and the wonderful feeling of the day… pure joy!      

VENDOR LOVE

WEDDING PLANNER: KELI CHRISTENSON OF MONARCH WEDDINGS CINEMATOGRAPHER: BEAUTIFULLY CINEMATIC FLORALS: SPLENDID SENTIMENTS FLORAL DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHER: A SLICE OF LIFE PHOTOGRAPHY DJ: MUSIC … Read more…


 

 

 

January 29th

Intimate Rustic Blush Wedding at the Lodge at Torrey Pines
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NINA & DAN

THE LODGE AT TORREY PINES – LA JOLLA, CA 

Nina and Dan were such a sweet couple to work with and their beautiful intimate wedding with 50 of their closest friends and family really reflected them in every way, as you will see in this post.  We blended their together… we took his more rustic style and her soft romantic aesthetic by … Read more…


 

 

 

January 23rd

Whimsical Nautical Themed Hotel Del Coronado Wedding ~ #2
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ALEXANDRA & JOHN

HOTEL DEL CORONADO, CORONADO, CA

PART 2 – THE CELEBRATION!!!!

  In this post you will see more beautiful images by True Photography from Part 2  (The Celebration) of Allie & John’s whimsical nautical themed wedding at the Hotel Del Coronado.  You will find even more nautical whimsy and details from the darling passport style place-cards designed by Brightly Designed to … Read more…


 

 

 

January 10th

Whimsical Nautical Themed Hotel Del Coronado Wedding ~ #1
Ceremony Arbor

ALEXANDRA & JOHN 

HOTEL DEL CORONADO, CORONADO, CA

PART 1 – PRE-CEREMONY AND CEREMONY

This whimsical nautical themed wedding was so much fun to plan and design.  Of course, it helps when you have a fun and  fabulous bride like I did in Allie.  She was willing to be a little more bold with some of the design decisions, she didn’t play it … Read more…


 

 

 

January 10th

Rustic Garden Chic Wedding at Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club ~#2
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MACKENZIE & COLIN

RANCHO SANTA FE GOLF CLUB 

THE CELEBRATION!

I’m in-love with this romantic Garden Rustic Chic look of Mackenzie and Colin’s wedding.  It was so well suited for the venue (Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club) perfectly.  We embellished the large existing rustic chandeliers with greenery and floral clusters dripping off of them. We focused on the main chandeliers … Read more…


 

 

 

December 18th

Rustic Garden Chic Wedding at Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club ~#1
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MACKENZIE & COLIN

RANCHO SANTA FE, CA

PART 1 – PRE-CEREMONY & CEREMONY

What can I say, I’m one blessed wedding planner to have the opportunity to work with lovely couples like Mackenzie and Colin and their beautiful, loving family.  From the very beginning, they (the couple and their family) were so warm, friendly, gracious, and fun to be around and work with.  … Read more…