Monday, February 8 2016

This article courtesy of the Avvo Stories blog

Getting married when you’re too young could result in divorce, of course. But waiting too long—and it’s not nearly as long as you might think—could be just as problematic. Newer research shows that divorce trends in America are changing. But can your marriage really be at risk before it even begins?

The Goldilocks Theory

Saturday, February 6 2016

We make a point to follow the best and brightest in creative local wedding planning, and every Friday we round up our five favorite photos from the last week’s feed. Follow these incredible vendors on Instagram for more gorgeous inspiration, and to be featured in next week’s roundup, tag your best bridal photos #CWDfave. Don’t forget to follow us on Instagram at @californiaweddingday for your daily dose of pretty!

 1. Kirstie Kelly Collections 

Thursday, February 4 2016


A romantic finishing touch, the satin “Floriography” pump is awash in blue, pink and peach watercolor florals. $160, from BHLDN.

Wednesday, February 3 2016

Valen and Zach exchanged their vows at the stunning Pelican Hill Resort on the Newport Coastline. Beneath Pelican Hill's landmark Rotunda and in front of a breathtaking panoramic view of the Pacific, guests were welcomed into an evening of grandeur and enchantment. From the property's lavish lawns and rows of lavender, to the golden glitter of the ocean, the location was sublimely majestic and an supreme location for the couple to celebrate their marriage.