I’m doing my best to try and feature a little bit more variety when it comes to real weddings on Once Wed, so when I recently saw this modern celebration on Paperwhites Photography site I couldn’t resist sending Darcy and Trina an email to see if they would be open to a feature. The bride, Camille, was also kind enough to send over some details from their wedding…

We got engaged in Paris earlier that year (2009), hence the French theme and we really wanted to have a wedding in the South of France, but it was not really a feasible option. The grounds at the hotel always reminded us of Provence, down to the petanque court, so The Parker, with its unique design and fun atmosphere, felt like a suitable choice. And of course, now we have a yearly excuse to go back.

wedding hairpiece

palm springs groom

succulent boutonniere

french bulldog ring bearer

palm spring wedding chairs

succulent wedding bouquet

Both our weddings rings were KFK jeweler, an antique jeweler on 3rd street Los Angeles. My weddings dress is Juan Carlos Obando and was custom made from Des Kohan.

Photography by Paperwhites Photography

Stay tuned for so much more coming up next!


Comments (8)

forget.me.knot.weddings | Reply

Love this palm springs wedding! The frenchie is so cute! The dress is so perfect!

Meg Sylvia | Reply

Very sweet! That bouquet is gorgeous!

Elizabeth | Reply

That bride looks so casually chic! love her slightly mussed up bun!

Laura | Reply

I love her hair comb – it’s the perfect sweet touch to her dress! Where did she find it?

Marija | Reply

That hair comb is so adorable!!!
Lovely wedding!

camille | Reply

hi there. i am the lucky bride in these photos. thanks for all the lovely comments!!! the hair comb was made with extra pieces i got from the designer and vintage Belgian lace.

Barbara | Reply

the whole event was PERFECT….and this couple deserves it….all the best

Adair | Reply

i love, love, love the wedding bands!