Inspired by their favourite European locations, Brittany and Brett set out to host an intimate outdoor wedding in California. A focus on fantastic food and creating a warm, cosy atmosphere led to a family-style dinner with their small guest list seated together at one table. With a family-style meal, there is minimal space for decor, so we love the choice to add in a colored linen table runner, adding some personality to the overall tablescape. Twinkling candles and a smaller greenery centrepiece complete the look.

Photographer : Jen Huang |  Event Design + Florals : Davia Lee Events | Venue : Kestrel Park | Hair and Makeup: Chiali Meng | Caterer: Field to Table Events | Sweets: Sweet & Saucy Shop | Slip : Sarah Janks | Dress: Claire Pettibone | Veil: Girl and a Serious Dream | Silk Ribbon: Silk & Willow | Invitations: Script Merchant | Shoes: Louboutin | Rentals: The Tent Merchant | Groom’s Suit: J. Crew | Videographer : Like A Letter | Cocktails: Soiree Center

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Carlos Hernandez Photography | Reply

Simple weddings are absolutely my favorite! Jen, you did an amazing job at capturing the raw simplicity and elegance of that day. Incredible!

Skylar Caitlin | Reply

This family style dinner is the stuff dreams are made of! I love discussing service styles with my couples as a way to set the tone. Family style is what I’d love to use at my own wedding as a way to instantly make it feel more intimate. Even when you can’t pare down your guest list to just those who can fit around a single table, family style service makes even a large gathering feel more personal + warm.

Gosia Grant | Reply

How I would love to have wedding pictures in lavender! Beautiful wedding.

Staci | Reply

It’s hard to really see the table runner mentioned. I do like how there are snacks and goodies family-style on the runner.

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