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We salute this year’s top wedding vendors, all gifted with creativity and ready to make your wedding dreams a reality. These shining stars represent Southern California’s best, from Los Angeles, Orange County, Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Luis Obispo, as voted upon by California brides, vendors and our staff.

LOS ANGELES

OVERALL VENDOR   
Good Gracious! Events 

EVENT DESIGN   
Kristin Banta Events 
WEDDING PLANNER   
Kristeen LaBrot Events  

FLORIST  
Eddie Zaratsian Lifestyle & Design

PHOTOGRAPHER   
Brian Leahy 
VIDEOGRAPHER   
Elysium Productions  

NEW RECEPTION SITE   
The Modern  

OUTDOOR VENUE   
Cielo Farms 
INDOOR VENUE   
Vibiana 

BEST RESORT FOR A WEDDING   
Terranea Resort   

CATERER 
Contemporary Catering
BEST RENTALS 
Luxe Linen  

LIVE MUSIC 
The Replicas Music

DJ 
Hey Mr DJ  
INVITATION DESIGNER   
Jasmin Michelle Designs 

WEDDING CAKES   
Fantasy Frostings

WEDDING DRESS SHOP

JLM Couture  

CUSTOM GOWN DESIGNER 
Rmine  

HAIR/MAKEUP 
Make-Up Therapy  

ORANGE COUNTY

OVERALL VENDOR  
24 Carrots  

WEDDING PLANNER  
Trina Schmidt Weddings & Special Events
EVENT DESIGN  
Shawna Yamamoto Event Design 

FLORIST  
Flowers by Cina 


PHOTOGRAPHER  (Tie!)
Chard Photo and Lin and Jirsa Photography
VIDEOGRAPHER  
Hoo Films  

NEW RECEPTION SITE  
The Ranch Laguna Beach 


OUTDOOR VENUE  
Rancho Las Lomas 
INDOOR VENUE  
Richard Nixon Library  

BEST RESORT FOR A WEDDING  
The Resort at Pelican Hill 

CATERER  
24 Carrots  
BEST RENTALS  
Found Rentals

LIVE MUSIC  
Society Band 

DJ  
Waveform Events  
INVITATION DESIGNER  
Honeycrisp Designs

WEDDING CAKES  
Simply Sweet Cakery  


DRESS SHOP 
Mon Amie Bridal  

CUSTOM GOWN DESIGNER  
Rmine  

MAKEUP & HAIR 
Design Visage

VENTURA COUNTY/SANTA BARBARA

OVERALL VENDOR
Party Pleasers

EVENT DESIGN
Percy Sales Events
WEDDING PLANNER
Event of the Season

FLORIST
Unique Floral Designs 

PHOTOGRAPHER
Jenny Quicksall Photography 
VIDEOGRAPHER
Lucas Rossi

NEW RECEPTION SITE   
Quail Ranch  

OUTDOOR VENUE   
Sunstone Villa  
INDOOR VENUE   
Bacara Resort  

RESORT FOR A WEDDING  
San Ysidro Ranch  

CATERER
Command Performance
BEST RENTALS
Party Pleasers

LIVE MUSIC   
West Coast Music    

DJ   
Gavin Roy Presents  
INVITATION DESIGNER   
Sophia Loves Letters   

WEDDING CAKES   
Frost It Cakery  

WEDDING DRESS SHOP   
Camarillo Bridal  
CUSTOM GOWN DESIGNER
Elizabeth McKenzie

HAIR/MAKEUP
Cheek to Cheek Artistry


SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

OVERALL VENDOR
All About Events

EVENT DESIGN    
Lovelyfest Events  
WEDDING PLANNER  
Danae Grace Events  

FLORIST  
Noonan's Wine Country Designs  

PHOTOGRAPHER   
Jen Rodriquez   
VIDEOGRAPHER    
Patrick Ang  

NEW RECEPTION SITE     
Oyster Ridge    

OUTDOOR VENUE  
Greengate Ranch & Vineyard  
INDOOR VENUE    
Tooth & Nail Winery    


RESORT FOR A WEDDING   
The Cliffs Resort 

CATERER    
Field to Table   
BEST RENTALS   
All About Events   

LIVE MUSIC    
Matt Cross  

DJ    
Kramer Events     

INVITATION DESIGNER   
Salt & Stag      

WEDDING CAKES   
Paper Cake Events 

WEDDING DRESS SHOP  
Moondance Bridal   
CUSTOM GOWN DESIGNER  
Elizabeth McKenzie  

MAKEUP / HAIR 
The Queens Bees