Fashion Forward: Plush & Pressed


November 8, 2019
Words by Courtney Kellar
Photos courtesy of Rebecca Theresa Photography

Nothing brings the “wow” factor to a wedding like stunning florals and intermixing textures. Interesting and groundbreaking pressed flower details are all the rage at the moment, along with a resurgence of velvet. The deep colors and intriguing opacity add both depth and dimension to any occasion. For this Fashion Forward photo shoot, our talented vendor team combined wedding classics like lace and greenery with popular textures like velvet and pressed flowers.

1 & 2: Our bride is on-trend with her Tara Lauren gown featuring an illusion neckline, chic chignon by Teddi Prior for Page Beauty and floral detail in her hair and bouquet by Coco Rose Design. Her groom seals the deal with a kiss in a suit from Generation Tux. Klentner Ranch in Carpinteria, California is a wedding-worthy backdrop for a stunning floral and greenery arch by Coco Rose Design.

3 & 4: Loria Stern proves that desserts are the perfect place to make a style statement with these gorgeous pressed flower macaroons. They’re a colorful complement to a reception set-up designed by Detailed Touch Events and featuring rentals by Theoni Collection, floral centerpieces by Coco Rose Design, linens by La Tavola Linen and stationery by Jen Simpson Design.

5: These beautiful bridesmaids came camera-ready in various dresses from the Jenny Yoo Collection. The mix of floral pattern, mauve and plush velvet dresses are a lively combination. Hairstyling by Teddi Prior and makeup by Tanya Bures, both from Page Beauty. Coco Rose Design created both the ceremony arch and bridesmaids’ bouquets.

6-7 & 10: A traditional color palette and classic setting are given a punch of pizazz with purple-hued velvet chairs, brought to life by floral centerpieces courtesy of Coco Rose Design. The rentals from Theoni Collection, such as scalloped plates and crystal goblets, are complemented by linens from La Tavola Linen. The stationery is by Jen Simpson Design and catering courtesy of Contemporary Catering.

8 & 9: Our bridal party is ready to toast to love with drinks provided by Contemporary Catering and rentals from Theoni Collection. The floral centerpiece and bridal bouquet are both by Coco Rose Design. The ladies’ hairstyling is by Teddi Prior and makeup by Tanya Bures, both from Page Beauty. The bridesmaids’ dresses are by Jenny Yoo Collection. Our bride and groom are equally breathtaking in a gown by Tara Lauren and suit from Generation Tux.

11: Both the cake and cocktails are an ideal way to incorporate our theme of pressed flowers. The cake is by Sweet & Saucy Shop and the cocktails are crafted by Contemporary Catering. The cake table is courtesy of Theoni Collection, linen by La Tavola Linen, bouquet by Coco Rose Design, gown by Tara Lauren and suit by Generation Tux.

12 & 13: These Coco Rose Design bouquets are wedding-worthy, as are our bridesmaids’ dresses by Jenny Yoo Collection and the bride’s Tara Lauren gown. Hairstyling is by Teddi Prior and makeup by Tanya Bures, both from Page Beauty.

Vendor List: Photography: Rebecca Theresa Photography, Design: Detailed Touch EventsProduction: Be Inspired PRVenue: Klentner Ranch in Carpinteria, California, Floral Design: Coco Rose Design, Rentals: Theoni Collection, theonicollection.com, Stationery: Jen Simpson Design, Bridal Gown: Tara LaurenBridesmaids’ Dresses: Jenny Yoo Collection, Groom’s Attire: Generation Tux, Groom’s Ring: Jordan Jack, Cake: Sweet & Saucy Shop, Linens: La Tavola Linen, Catering: Contemporary Catering, Hairstyling: Teddi Prior for Page Beauty, Makeup: Tanya Bures for Page Beauty, Perfume: The Wedding Perfume by Coulombe Perfume, Assorted Desserts: The Wild Posy, Pressed Flower Cookies: Loria Stern, Bridal Model: Ashley Torres of Everyday Pursuits, Groom Model: Andy Fisher & Bridesmaid Models: Kaila Lim, Sandra Vega and Nikki Anne Spahn

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