Beachside Bridal Styles Dazzle at Zachari Dunes on Mandalay Beach

Fashion Shoot
Delicately embellished gowns shimmer on the sands by the Pacific Ocean in Oxnard while showcasing this season's most delightful bridal styles.


California Wedding Day Spring/Summer 2024

Nestled alongside the dunes of the Pacific Ocean in Oxnard, Zachari Dunes on Mandalay Beach presents a striking backdrop for trend-forward gowns. Part of the Hilton collection of hotels, the resort boasts showstopping ocean views and a variety of spaces for tying the knot, including seaside ceremonies and opulent ballrooms. From grand ballgowns with sweeping trains to the chicest mini, these gowns set a new bar for beach-bound brides.

“Miriam” embroidered and beaded floral gown by Liz Martinez, $7,000. EF Collection diamond disc-drop mini huggie earrings, $1,825.

Sébastien Luke one-shoulder ruched gown with detachable shoulder drape, $5,750. Ariel Taub “Melissa” earrings, $75.

Katherine Tash “Chloe” glass-beaded fringe gown, price upon request. 

Watters “Garance” (with sleeves) polished satin sheath is striking against the architecture of Zachari Dunes. $2,311–$2,465. Ariel Taub “Nanette” earrings, $90.

The “Sasha” gown features an ivory Chantilly lace base covered with a beaded tulle design. By Dana Harel, $8,510, from LOHO Bride. EF Collection “Endless Love” drop earrings, $4,250.

Katherine Tash “Giselle” satin sheath gown, price upon request. Ariel Taub “Nanette” earrings, $90.

From the Viktor&Rolf Mariage collection, this sophisticated draped gown graces the grand staircase at Zachari Dunes. Price upon request. Diamond bow earrings from EF Collection, $1,595.

“Diana” fit and flare lace gown by Netta BenShabu, price upon request, at Kinsley James. Ariel Taub “Nanette” earrings, $90.

Captured in the garden of Zachari Dunes, the French-inspired “Provence” high-low gown by Monique Lhuillier, $12,500. EF Collection diamond disc-drop mini huggie earrings, $1,825. Bruno Magli “Estelle” embellished open-toed gold heel, $349.

Katherine Tash’s “Simone” sheath gown glitters in the resort’s elegant lobby, price upon request.

By Watters “Marta” mini gown, $650. EF Collection diamond “Pretty Lady” drop earrings, $6,950.

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Ventura, CA






Art Direction
Catlin Myers & Yesenia Carbajal