Throughout this issue you'll find inspiring ideas, from unique placesettings to dazzling jewelry and the best custom suits for your man. Plus, start your dress search here with the season's best gowns from JLM Couture, Ines Di Santo and more. And as always, beautiful California weddings.

Features

Frolic all night long in a sweet, sassy or downright sexy mini-bridal gown with a kicky pair of heels.
Just as decadent on the inside as they are on the outside, these elegantly flavored confections bring cutting the cake to a delicious new level.
Sleek silhouettes with a touch of lace and a hint of 70's inspiration take center stage.
Organic Greens and Vibrant Oranges Add Zest To Your Table

Departments

Welcome
Bride Ideas
Giving Bridal Gowns a Second Chance
Style File
Set your groom's heart aflutter with long and lush eyelashes.
Portfolio
Unveiled
Jill La Fleur of La Fleur Weddings and Events
Groomed
Custom Suits and Tuxes for the Groom
Adorned
Liven up the look of your wedding party with these colorful gems
Runway Report
Tradition takes a modern turn blending classic with cutting-edge design in these stunning gowns
Ask the Experts
I would like to have a custom gown so that my dress is one of a kind. How should I go about choosing a style that fits my figure best?
Destination Weddings
From elegant vineyards to rustic ranches Paso Robles has it all for scenic wedding sites
On Our Covers: 

The Spring/Summer 2012 issue of California Wedding Day has three stunning covers. Inside each you'll find the information you need to plan the wedding of your dreams.

California Wedding Day Spring/Summer 2012

MARCH/APRIL COVER
  • TADASHI SHOJI GOWN - TADASHI SHOJI AT SOUTH COAST PLAZA
  • BOUQUET - ROCKROSE FLORAL DESIGN IN CAMARILLO
  • MAY/JUNE COVER
  • LAZARO GOWN - JLM COUTURE IN WEST HOLLYWOOD
  • JULY/AUGUST COVER
  • INES DI SANTO ALENCON GOWN - LOVELLA BRIDAL IN GLENDALE
  • HEADBAND & COCKTAIL RING - HAUTE BRIDE IN SAN FRANCISCO
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    All three covers were photographed by Michelle Beller of Mi Belle Photography at the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa. Model: Becky Billman, Next Model Agency.