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California Wedding Day's Best of 2015: The Finalists

The votes are in for California Wedding Day's annual awards program, Best of Bride, honoring the most innovative and creative talent in the wedding industry from Los Angeles, Orange County and Central Coast! The finalists were chosen by their peers through an open voting process held online at 

Winners will be announced at the vibrant So-Cal wedding industry’s event of the year at the glamorous Park Plaza on November 19 and will be published in the Fall/Winter 2015 issue of California Wedding Day, on newsstands November 10.


Best Overall Wedding Vendor

Los Angeles: Best Overall Wedding Vendor:

Revelry Event Designers

Kristin Banta Events

La Venta Inn

Two's A Party


Orange County: Best Overall Wedding Vendor

24 Carrots

A Good Affair

Platinum Weddings by Kerrie

Pelican Hill


Central Coast: Best Overall Wedding Vendor

The Cliffs Resort

Greengate Ranch & Vineyard

Jose Villa Photography

Percy Sales Events


Best Wedding Planner

Los Angeles: Best Wedding Planner

At Your Door Events

Expressionary Events

Chloe and Mint

Kristeen LaBrot Events


Orange County: Best Wedding Planner

Intertwined Events

LVL Events

Platinum Weddings by Kerrie

Trina Schmidt Weddings & Special Events


Central Coast: Best Wedding Planner

Ana Fergus, The Cliffs Resort

Felici Events

Percy Sales

Vanessa Noel Events


 Best Event Design

Los Angeles: Best Event Design

Bash, Please

Bob Gail Events

Marisa Nicole Events

Eddie Zaratsian, Tic-Tock Couture Florals


Orange County: Best Event Design

A Good Affair Wedding and Event Production

Details, Details

Inviting Occasion

Nicole Alexandra Design


Central Coast: Best Event Design

Danae Grace Events

Davia Lee Events

Mark Padgett Wedding Design

XOXO Bride


Best Florist

Los Angeles: Best Florist

Empty Vase

Hidden Garden

Lilla Bello Floral Artistry and Event Design

Lotus & Lily

Pixie's Petals


Orange County: Best Florist

Inviting Occasion

Flowers by Cina

Little Hill Floral Design

Posh Peony


Central Coast: Best Florist

Adornments Florals and Finery

Mindy Rice Floral and Event Design

Santa Barbara Style

Stella Bloom


Best Photographer

Los Angeles: Best Photographer

Brian Leahy

Braedon Flynn

Carissa Woo

Next Exit


Orange County: Best Photographer

Chris TODD

Lin & Jirsa

Studio EMP

Kristina Lee


Central Coast: Best Photographer

Cameron Ingalls

Jose Villa

Laurie Bailey

Mi Belle


Best Videographer

Los Angeles: Best Videographer

Blue Kite Cinema

Cloak Videography

Expressionary Productions

Lighthouse Studios


Orange County: Best Videographer

Cloud 9 Cinema

Cloudless Weddings

Lighthouse Studios

Perryfield Films


Central Coast: Best Videographer

Cana Video Productions

Joel VanZ

Joel Serrato

Fig Leaf Productions


Best New Reception Venue

Los Angeles: Best New Reception Venue

The Fig House

Rooftop at the Hollywood Roosevelt

Lombardi House

Millwick House


Orange County: Best New Reception Venue

The Colony House

Estate on 2nd

The Ranch

The Venue


Central Coast: Best New Reception Venue

Biddle Ranch

Lorianna Ranch

Serra Hall at the Santa Barbara Mission

Whispering Rose Ranch


Best Indoor Venue

Los Angeles: Best Indoor Venue

Carondelet House

Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel

OUE Skyspace



Orange County: Best Indoor Venue

7 Degrees

The Loft on Pine

The Resort at Pelican Hill

St. Regis Monarch Beach


Central Coast: Best Indoor Venue

Bacara Resort & Spa

The Biltmore, Four Seasons Santa Barbara

The Cliffs Resort

Firestone Vineyard Barrel Room


Best Outdoor Venue

Los Angeles: Best Outdoor Venue

Cielo Farms

La Venta Inn

Triunfo Creek Vineyards

Terranea Resort


Orange County: Best Outdoor Venue

Franciscan Gardens

Montage Laguna Beach

Rancho Las Lomas

The Resort at Pelican Hill


Central Coast: Best Outdoor Venue

Camarillo Ranch

The Cliffs Resort

Greengate Ranch & Vineyard

Sunstone Villa


Best Catering

Los Angeles: Best Catering

Contemporary Catering

Good Gracious! Events

Summit Event Catering

Whoa Nelly Catering


Orange County: Best Catering

24 Carrots

Jays Catering

New York Food Company

TGIS Catering


Central Coast: Best Catering

Command Performance

Field to Table Catering

Haute Catering

Pure Joy Catering


Best Rentals (Furniture, dishes, linens)

Los Angeles: Best Rentals (Furniture, dishes, linens)

Dish Wish

Luxe Linens

Revelry Event Designers

Town and Country


Orange County: Best Rentals (Furniture, dishes, linens)

Archive Rentals

Found Vintage Rentals

Luxe Linens

Signature Party Rentals


Central Coast: Best Rentals (Furniture, dishes, linens)

Classic Party Rentals

Embellish Vintage Rentals

Party Pleasers

Town and Country


Best Wedding Cakes

Los Angeles: Best Wedding Cakes

The Butter End Cakery

Fantasy Frostings

Superfine Bakery

Susie Cakes


Orange County: Best Wedding Cakes

A Wish and a Whisk

Great Dane Baking Company

Simply Sweet Cakery

Sweet and Saucy Shop


Central Coast: Best Wedding Cakes

Cake Cathedral

Enjoy Cupcakes

Frost It Cakery

MJB Cakes


Best Music

Los Angeles: Best Music

Hey Mr DJ

Luxury DJs

The Replicas

Vox DJs


Orange County: Best Music

Elevated Pulse

Hilo Productions

Invisible Touch

Scott Cummings Music


Central Coast: Best Music

Bruce Barrios

DJ Malik Miko

Gavin Roy Presents

Kramer Events


Best Invitations

Los Angeles: Best Invitations

Bliss & Bone

East Six

Paper Crew

Prim & Pixie


Orange County: Best Invitations

Darla Marie Designs

Honeycrisp Design Studio

Where's the Party

Wiley Valentine


Central Coast: Best Invitations

Kathleen Cooper Fine Papers

Lazaro Press + Design

Paper Sky

Zenadia Design


Best Dress Shop

Los Angeles: Best Dress Shop

Claire Pettibone

JLM Couture Boutique

Lovella Bride

Panache Bridal


Orange County: Best Dress Shop

Blush Bridal Couture

Love and Lace Bridal

Mon Amie Bridal

The White Dress


Central Coast: Best Dress Shop

The Dress Bridal Boutique

Panache Bridal Salon

The White Peacock

Wisteria Bridal 



Best Hair & Makeup

Los Angeles: Best Hair & Makeup

Betsy DiFrancesca

Kelly Zhang

Makeup Therapy

Trace Henningsen Bridal


Orange County: Best Hair & Makeup

Design Visage

E2 Beauty

Flawless Faces

Vanity Belle


Central Coast: Best Hair & Makeup

The Beach Hair Studio and Beauty Bar

The Blushed Company

La Rouge Artistry

Team Hair and Makeup


Custom Dress Designer

Cocoe Voci 

Elizabeth Mackenzie Designs 

Madeleine Fig

R-Mine Bespoke

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