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JennaBeth Photography on Style Me Pretty!

Very excited to see our photographer on Style me Pretty!! This wedding was just plain sweet with all its DIY elements and design. Check out the full feature here! Long Meadow Ranch is also a beautiful venue for any of our brides looking for a Farm to Table wedding in Napa.
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Love/Make Wedding Expo – The Bold Italic

This weekend was so much fun at the Bold Italic Love/Make Wedding Expo. It was full of loveliness, DIY ideas, florals, cakes, beautiful poems, and all things WEDDING (which we love!) A special thank you to Tin Roof Farmhouse for suppling us with some last minute vintage finds from her collection. Here is a little snapshot of our booth (we can’t help gush a little about how wonderful it turned out.) We loved meeting all the brides and grooms that came to the event and local vendors as well…looking forward to an awesome 2014 wedding season.
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Love/Make this weekend April 27, 2014 – Free Tickets!

Locally Grown Weddings is very excited to be participating in Love/Make, a wedding expo by the fantastic urban team at Bold Italic. Come by Terra Gallery this Sunday afternoon to talk to Jenna about photography and chat with Sadie about your wedding planning. We will be upstairs from 12-5 pm, please come by. And to make it a little easier, we are giving away two entrance passes! ​​To enter it is simple, just check out our Facebook page and make sure you “like” it and then leave a comment here on our blog! I will do a drawing on Friday to announce the winner! If you post about our give away in your facebook or twitter status and post a link to this posting leave a second comment and you will have two entries!
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Brilliant Earth Launches New Jewelry Collection

It’s that time of year, the holidays are upon us,  and left, right and center couples are getting engaged! Just in time for this celebration of love Brilliant Earth has come out with the Belle Epoque Collection. Many of our past couples have selected their rings from Brilliant Earth as they are focus on providing pure, ethical sources for their diamonds. The designers was inspired by “A passion for the refined beauty and craftsmanship of vintage jewelry…. Delicate beading detail and feminine accents embellish bezel settings, for a look at once heirloom and utterly distinctive. Each piece in the collection is crafted from eco-friendly recycled precious metals and set with beyond conflict free diamonds.” We love this fact and how Brilliant Earth strives to insure the best quality without social and environmental compromise.   Here are just a few images of our favorites from their new collection.  
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lindsay and cal engaged!

We are so excited to be doing these two’s wedding next year and wanted to share some of there overly adorable engagement photos with JennaBeth Photography. They started their session at the De Young Museum, where Cal first kissed Lindsay and then ventured to the sweet little restaurant of Park Chow, where Cal popped the question. We can’t wait for the big day and are so excited to ALL be on board for the day!
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Locally Grown Weddings Week: Get to Know Chef Stephanie Culinary Mistress

Welcome back to Locally Grown Weddings week! (If you’ve missed our previous posts spotlighting the group’s planner and hair/makeup artist, be sure to check them out!) Today we’re joined by Chef Stephanie, culinary mistress and one of the founding members of Locally Grown Weddings. Enjoy! Tell us about your company and how you got started. Tell us about what you do at Locally Grown Weddings and how you got started in your line of work. I am the Chef/ Caterer on the Locally Grown Weddings team. I got my start in restaurants & food over 25 years ago. I found myself interested in the diversity of catering and special events after several years in restaurants. I was excited about the opportunity to work in changing locations with a variety of clients and changing menu concepts. After some time, I realized I loved the idea of being part of life celebrations specifically. Click here to read the full interview.
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Locally Grown Weddings Week: Get to Know One Big Fish Green Events

We are honored to have our team featured on Wedding Lovely’s blog this week! Get to know each of our members, learn about their background and how they became professionals in their field. We are kicking off the week with a post about our event planner, Sadie Waddington.  Sadie helped found Locally Grown Weddings and is an intricate part of shaping our collective. Later this week we are happy to be announcing our two newest members, rounding out Locally Grown Weddings to a complete 5 member team.   Tell us a bit about yourself and your company. I am from England originally, however my family and I lived in Germany, Texas and Italy from the time I was 1.5-12 years old. My parents finally settled down in California and I have been in the Bay Area ever since. After completing my physical geography degree I knew the work I would do had to involve taking care of our environment. Co-founding Locally Grown Weddings allows me as a Wedding and Event Planner to work with an amazing
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First comes love, then comes marriage, then come the babies!

This month we learned that 3 of our couples are starting families and we couldn’t be happier for them! Congratulations to all the soon-to-be moms and dads! Tiff and Brad were married at Campovida on June 1st, 2013. They are expecting the new baby on February 22nd, 2014. They don’t know if they are having a boy or a girl yet….   Beverley and Vallance were married on May 12th, 2013 at Ambiance Antiques. They are expecting a boy on November 23rd, 2013.   Tiff and Rich were married on May 4th at the Log Cabin in the Presidio. The are expecting their baby on January 23rd, 2014 and are looking forward to a big surprise! Congratulations from the Locally Grown Weddings team!  
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Creative Weddings and Unique Occasions

Locally Grown Weddings is partnering with FLAX to sponsor their event celebrating Creative Weddings and Unique Occasions. Join us on Saturday, September 21st from 1-4 pm for this fun and informative event. In addition to our knowledgeable staff, we will have industry experts, local artisans and vendor representatives on-hand to provide inspiration, answer your questions and help you plan your special day.   This is not your ordinary Bridal Show. For the first time ever, FLAX is hosting a Wedding and Event Fair to help you plan your Big Day in a special way, by giving you the tools to apply your own creative signature style. Whether you are in need of invitations, decoration & entertainment ideas, flowers, table & place cards, favor packaging, guest books & photo albums, ribbon, rubber stamps, wax seals, and more, FLAX is your place. The Locally Grown Weddings gals will be on site to share creative, unique, sustainable and logistical advice for planning your special da
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