Real Wedding: Bridget + Dan’s Chic Ocean Side Backyard Wedding

The talented Crissy Farah sent me this sweet wedding. Bridget + Dan were married at Bridget’s grandparent’s house on Balboa Island, CA – a great location for a wedding by the ocean!

From Crissy, “At our first meeting I heard of their plans for a beautiful “backyard wedding” in Bridget’s grandparents home in Newport and I was smitten. I love couples who incorporate who they are into their wedding rather than just filling their wedding full of magazine trends. Bridget’s super ridiculously cute short dress was the first detail I was sent during their planning process and I knew just knew it was going to be a fun day!

I was tickled pink when I saw the vibrant bridesmaid dresses, and the paisley ties that adorned the groomsmen’s pink shirts. Bridget and Dan had the most spectacular sunny day in Newport with blue skies and sailboats, and a house filled to the brim with people who adore them.

And that is really what it is all about!

tea length wedding dress

Um, how stylish is Bridget!? Her dress was by Priscilla of Boston and shoes are Stuart Weitzman.

tea length wedding dress

pink and yellow bridesmaid dresses

bride and groom

I love the huge white flower in her hair she wore after the wedding! Her mother made it for her. :)

bride and groom

mint napkins

beach house wedding

Thanks so much for sending this wedding to me Crissy and congrats to Bridget + Dan on your wedding!

Florist: Bloom Where You’re Planted (they used eco-friendly sustainable flowers at the bride’s request)
Coordinator: Kerrie with Platinum Weddings by Kerrie
Catering: Sage on the Coast
Band: The Dave Stephens Band
Cake: Susie Cakes
Rentals: Baker Party Rentals
Makeup:Design Visage

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  1. Utterly delightful! And that huge flower in her hair is just too fun!

  2. I love all of the colors! This wedding looks so vibrant and fun!

  3. So amazing. Love the bridesmaid dresses!!!

  4. I love the flower too! And the way her dress looks bouncy and fun. So cute :)

  5. She is ROCKING that dress!

  6. absolutely adorable! what a cute wedding :)

  7. Wow…Lovely wedding..And love it's warm ambiance.
    All the girls looked good in short dress..:)

  8. Balboa Island is one of my favorite places. She looks like a Barbie doll!! So perfect!!

  9. Waw..great moments…i like last snap…really cool

  10. THe first thing I said when I started looking at this post was… "how cute is she?!?"

  11. That is a bride with some serious style! And I love the colour of the bridesmaids' dresses – beautiful!

  12. LOVE the flower in her hair! Her mom should go into business!


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