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The Top 15 Real Weddings of 2015

California weddings lead the way in trends, over-the-top moments and heartfelt romance. And 2015 was no exception. With decor ranging from rustic to chic to vintage to glam, every wedding we share is so inspirational and we want to savor every detail--the bouquet, wedding dress, venue, breathtaking photography and more. Needless to say, picking our personal favorites is a nearly unthinkable feat--we love them all! So to choose our best of 2015, we ranked the weddings that were the biggest hits amongst our readers, because pageviews don't lie. And this year, we fell in love with beautiful vineyard weddings, abdundant florals, statement cakes, elegant DIY, moody black and white photography--and romance galore. From a Narnia-inspired winter wonderland to a secret garden wedding overlooking the Pacific, these weddings will leave you breathless.  Without further ado, the fifteen most popular Real Weddings of 2015!

15. Afi & James: An Intimate, Rustic Wedding at the Carondelet House with Love & Elegance, photographed by John & Colette Photography and Beauty


14. Emily & Matthew: Rustic Romance at Greengate Ranch and Vineyard with Danae Grace Events, Precious & Blooming Floral Design, photographed by Cameron Ingalls 


13. Chris & Jun: Contemporary Black Tie Wedding at Historic James Flood Mansion with Events by SatraTanjeeryn Designs and photography by Michele Beckwith


12. Melissa & Paul: A Summery Fresh Wedding on the Edges of Lake Tahoe with Merrily WedMartha Bernyk Floral Design, photography by Tess Pace Photography


11. Ellen & Babak: A Gorgeous Vineyard Wedding at Sunstone Winery with Davia Lee Weddings & Events, photograpy by Jen Huang


10. Danielle & Jared: A Glamorous Black Tie Affair at Malibu Rocky Oaks Estate Vineyards with the Elegant Ninja, Peony & Plum and photography by  Steve Steinhardt


9. Haely & Dave: A Perfectly Pastel Garden Party at Santa Barbara's Hope Ranch with Marisa Nicole Events, Enchanted Garden Floral Design and photography by Andrew James Abajian


8. Amy & Danny: A Lavender Filled San Ysidro Ranch Wedding with Magnolia Event Design, photography by Anna Delores Photography


7. Travis & Karina: Rustic Romance Among the Trees of California's Historic State Park with Dreamers and Heroes, photography by TreCreative Film & Photo


6. Lauren & Elliot: Midwest Vibes Meet California Chic with Donna Romani Events, photographed by Laurie Bailey Photography


5. Tracy & Adam: A Delicate Vineyard Wedding at Saddlerock Ranch with Marisa Nicole EventsThe Little Branch, photography by Iris & Light


4. Arpna & Neil: An Indian-American Fusion Wedding with Rani Hoover Inspired Weddings and Events, Renae's Bouquet, photography by Brian Leahy Photography


3. Annie & Dan: A Stunning Secret Garden Wedding on the Cliffs of Malibu with Lavender Grey Events, The Little Branch, photographed by Theron Photography


2. Christina & John: An Upscale Affair at The Hills Hotel with Events by Valerie, Elegant by Design, photographed by  Sweet Tea Photography


1. Lisa & Mark: Winter Wonderland at SLS Beverly Hills with Kristin Banta EventsLilla Bello Floral Artistry and Event Design, photographed by Beautiful Day Photography

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