California Wedding Day's Best of 2022 - The Finalists for San Diego

The votes are in for California Wedding Day's annual awards program, Best of 2022, honoring the most innovative and creative talent in the wedding industry across the state. The finalists were chosen by their peers through an  open voting process held online at 


Best Overall Vendor 

Dear Lovers Photography

Michelle Garibay Events

Native Poppy

Temecula Creek Inn


Best Event Designer


H & L Lovely Creations

Michelle Garibay Events

Thomas Bui Lifestyle


Best Wedding Planner

Events by Talissa

I Do Weddings & Events 

Michelle Garibay Events

Nahid Global Events


Best Florist

Carla Kayes Floral Design

Soirée Floral Design

Studio Palma

Vaso Bello Celebrations 


Best Photographer

Allie Lindsey Photography

Cate Batchelor Photography

Dear Lovers Photography

The Youngrens


Best Videographer

Ashley Bee Photography

Current Films

Le Rêve Films

MJP Creative Weddings


Best Photo Booth

Captured Photo Booth

Pixster Photobooths

The Photo Bus


Best New Venue


Las Mariposas Estate

The Lane

Monserate Winery 


Best Outdoor Venue

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe

Lomas Santa Fe Country Club

Temecula Creek Inn


Best Indoor Venue

Building 177

Luce Loft

Rancho Bernardo Inn


Best Resort

Fairmont Grand Del Mar 

Hotel del Coronado

L’Auberge Del Mar

Rancho Bernardo Inn


Best Catering

Coast Catering


Toast Catering

The Wild Thyme Company


Best Rentals (furniture and accessories)

Catalog Atelier


Found Rental Co.

Jake Duke Studios

Witty Rentals


Best Rentals (linens, dishes, flatware)

Bright Event Rentals

Casa de Perrin

Catalog Atelier


The Hostess Haven


Best Cakes + Desserts

Hey there, Cupcake!

Jenny Wenny Cakes

Laura Marie Cakes

Sweet Cheeks Baking Co.


Best Wedding Dress Shop

Archive Bridal

The Bustle Bridal Boutique

The Dress Theory

Luv Bridal

The White Flower Bridal Boutique


Best Officiant

Ceremonies by Bethel Nathan

Chad Richards, Socal Wedding Officiant

David Cutler, Your Perfect Ceremony

My Wedding Songbird


See all of California Wedding Day's Best of 2022 Finalists HERE