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My maid of honor and I worked on making the headpiece together. She crafted all the feathers and together we thought of the idea and hammered out the silver to fit my head.

The ceremony spot we chose was where the fresh water meets the salt water- what the Native Americans called a sacred spot. It was on Pfieffer Beach. Matt and I got engaged in big sur last year while celebrating his birthday and pfieffer beach was one of the first stops we made right after the proposal. We fell in love with that spot immediately and knew it was the right place to celebrate our wedding.

The wedding party was very small- just our immediate family. We rented a beautiful property overlooking pfieffer beach which accommodated our whole family for the four days. We all flew in from different parts of the world ( my parents and matts father flew in from Australia to be with us!) and drove from San francisco together down the breathtaking highway one.

Photography by Nancy Neil // Wedding Dress by Helmut Lang

Part II coming up next!


Comments (16)

Maggie | Reply

just beautiful. I love it.

Andrew Payne | Reply

WOW! That is a whole lot of style and cool all wrapped up beautifully in a wedding. Fantastic photos as well- Cheers, Nancy Neil.

The Collection Event Studio | Reply

that feather headpiece is so perfectly simple and beautiful!

Photographer Aspen CO | Reply

Beautiful images – this wedding looks like it could have taken place in the 1960s (hippie style)

Allison | Reply

what a fun head dress!

Kristy | Wholesale Roses Co | Reply

Perfect spot, perfect wedding… congrats!!!

Pink Design | Reply

simpple IS better!

Jackie | Reply

holy cow, i didn’t know if this was a styled session or a real wedding. beautiful :)

Elise || Bridal Dresses Mentor | Reply

Wow! What a stunning wedding! The bizarre word that comes to mind when I think of the table settings etc. is.. healthy? O.o;;

Absolute GORGEOUS sleek gown and wreath. Took me back to the days when I wanted to be a fairy princess! :)

Stella | Reply

omg her dress !!! this is THE dress !!!! (hope the exclamation points show my enthusiasm enough :)

Ridgely's Radar | Reply

What a pretty setting! The bride looks beautiful!

littlewinterbride | Reply

GORG location, bride and decor! so enchanting.

Shanon Davis | Reply

Beautiful! I’ve been looking for the perfect beach dress & this is it! Can’t seem to find it though? Any ideas?

Polly Alexandre | Reply

I LOVE this wedding…. So inspiring and authentic. I love their style. We are planning to get married not far from here and visit this area on our honeymoon. This place looks beautiful.

Michelle | Reply

Where are those shoes from??