You might have already seen snippets of Joo and Jacob’s wedding on The Bride’s Guide, but I couldn’t resist posting some of my favorite images on Once Wed too. Kelly of Yes, Please Design has such a wonderful imagination and I love what she dreamed up for their celebration…

Joo and Jacob looked to small, local businesses and young entrepreneurs to create an intimate evening that was every bit inspired by the couple and their relationship.   What resulted was a beautifully romantic, whimsically fun day to remember.

Hoot & Heart created stunningly romantic florals with a rustic touch.  Joo’s bouquet featured white antique garden roses and pale-pink garden roses, scabiosa pods, succulents, eucalyptus, and green wheat. For each table, Hoot & Heart softened up the environment with locally grown dahlias mixed with succulents, green wheat, and pods arrangement in porcelain Italian beakers and cylinders wrapped in pages torn from vintage books.

the indigo bunting wedding

the smog shoppe wedding invitations

peach bridesmaid dresses

hoot and heart flowers

diy wedding program ideas

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diy wedding cupcake toppers

yes please dessert table

photobooth props

Joo came to me originally to design her dessert table (and later hired me to come on as her event designer and later invited my husband and I as guests at her wedding!)  The concept for the dessert table was inspired by a mix of modern and vintage inspired fabrics.  The fabrics from the candy table inspired most of the remaining elements of the day.  I scanned the fabrics to use in the design of the wedding program and favor tags.   The table numbers were created using wood slabs with rounded corners and spray gluing the fabric with each number cut out.  The wood mixed with the modern/vintage fabrics fit well with the Smog Shoppe’s aesthetic.

Venue: Smog Shoppe, Culver City, CA
Photographer: April Smith Photography
Event design/Coordination/Sweets Table: Yes, Please Design
Floral Design: Hoot & Heart
Caterer: Andrea Volmefjord
Cupcakes: cuppielove
Invitations: Erin Jang of The Indigo Bunting
Dress: Monique Lluillier
Hair & Makeup: Christine Lee

Joo and Jacob’s wedding was also recently featured on Martha Stewart Weddings which means there a many more images and details from their celebration right here. And if you are interested in learning more about the creative process leading up to their wedding check out Kelly and Erin’s sketches/ideas right here.


Comments (28)

Brianna! | Reply

You post the most amazingly GORGEOUS stuff.
Im in LOVE

Kim | Reply

I love it! So adorable! The little buttons and the tablescape are my favs

Kim @ http://frostmeblog.blogspot.com
party inspiration

rachael | Reply

the paper goods are just adorable
plus…smogshoppe is amazing

Elizabeth @ Dapper Paper | Reply

love it! such a cool color palette!

love the mix of rustic and bright!

lydia {ever ours} | Reply

the sweets table and stationery are simply amazing!

yay for kelly!

forget.me.knot.weddings | Reply

Love it all..to the stationery to the venue to the sweet table! All so adorable!

jen {miss pickles press} | Reply

oh dear. loveliness abounds!

melissa | Reply

Waaa… I wish I was getting married at the smog shoppe

Amy | Reply

Where are those cute little buttons from?

emily | Reply

Hey Amy

I’m pretty sure Erin Jang of Indigo Bunting made them for the couple. She creates really beautiful paper goods too!



Chasa | Reply

I love the invitations! So cute and fun!

erin | Reply

LOVE the buttons. And the balloons. And the bride and groom. Love it all!

Lex Cut | Reply

Those two are so adorable and more so, their wedding! I love the bride’s gown. A sucker for lace, lace, and lace!

Sarah Esther | Reply

so creative! i love the centerpieces wrapped in literature paper!

Life is delicious | Reply

Everything is so »wunderbar«. I Love this wedding style.

Tiffany | Reply

i’ve looked at a ton of real wedding posts on tons of websites this is by FAR the cutest ever. I would love to work with some one as creative as you on my wedding!

wesela | Reply

Invitations look great!!!

alison | Reply

LOVE everything about this wedding! Perfection :)

April Smith | Reply

Thank you for posting this wedding on OnceWed!!!! When I photographed this wedding last fall, I was just in LOVE with all of the details. I can’t praise Kelly enough for all of her brilliant ideas! And, yes, the Smog Shoppe is AH-mazing!

Sweet & Saucy Shop | Reply

Fabulous job on the whole wedding! LOVE the dessert table!

Katie | Reply

Does anyone know the name of this Lhuillier dress? Is it Angelique?

Rebecca@Pretty Party Studio | Reply

This is just gorgeous! I am in love with every detail. Such a well put together day. I LOVE it! I wish I could get married over again!

Joo | Reply

Thank you everyone for the sweet comments! So honored to be featured on OnceWed as OnceWed has been one of my favorite wedding site I gathered my inspirations from for my wedding. =) Katie, my gown is Mellisa by Monique Lhuillier which I was lucky enough to find at their annual sample sale. Call Lhuillier and find out when their sample sale is! =)

The Soiree Cafe | Reply

When weddings are this lovely I get so inspired. What a sweet-looking couple. I had to incorporate them into a post & they worked beautifully with A Palette of Blush & Sage – http://thesoireecafe.com/2010/04/09/a-soft-color-palette-blush-sage/

PomLove | Reply

WOW! that is the cutest wedding i’ve seen in a long time:) sweet and sentimental. i love!

Jessia | Reply

Absolutely stunning!!! Where oh where can I find the large balloons like the ones they used?

jo | Reply

Beautiful – where did you get your candles and holders Is it oil My sons wedding is there in July and they require 5″ tall holders unless it is oil – Please tell me where you got them

Lindsey | Reply

Can I ask what brand and color your bridesmaids dresses are? I love it!