Paige & Zack

Slow jams and jewel shades for an eclectic San Diego wedding rooted in family and friendship.

San Diego, California

Venue- Rancho Valencia
Design & Planning: Amorology
Floral: Plenty of Petals
Cinematography: Honey Reel
Stationery & Calligraphy: The Idea Emporium
Cake: Little Lulu’s
Rentals: Folklore, Laura Stewart Design, Hostess Haven
Bride’s Atelier: Berta
Bride’s Accessories Sam Edeleman, BHLDN
Hair: Chels and Huani
Makeup: Beauty by Stacey
Groom’s Atelier: The Black Tux

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Romantic tinctures and a sense of togetherness set the tone for Paige and Zach’s San Diego celebration. Conceptualized and created by lead designer Heather … of Amorology, the day’s events combined berry hues and a muted jewel palette for an eclectic take on feminine tones. The Spanish Colonial backdrop of Rancho Santa Fe’s award winning resort was as much a part of the design as the details themselves— lending its distinct architecture and lush landscape to the overall vibe of the party. 

Paige’s bridal look included a plunging neckline and cap-sleeved cape— complete with intricate lace embroidery and delicate veil— and was a standout feature on its own, while Zach honored his career in the United States Navy by wearing his Service Dress White uniform. Together they were a vision of love in crisp white, before casting off the cape to reveal her gown’s full detail and changing into a classic black tuxedo. 

A nod to their love of nineties music made wedding favors fun in the form of “slow” jam; a detail that demonstrated the couple's laid back nature. Later in the evening, as classics from their favorite decade played and the floor filled with festivity, Paige appeared to be missing out on a moment worth remembering as she continued to circle tables thanking guests for being there. A gentle nudge in the direction of the dancefloor and the Bride and Groom were exactly where they were meant to be— laughing, smiling, and “slow jamming” surrounded by loved ones.

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