Real Wedding: Emilie + Russell’s San Francisco Wedding

I’ve been a fan of JL Photografia for awhile now, so I’m excited to share some of their work on the site today. Janet and Lisa are the talented ladies behind JL photografia, and they sent me a beautiful wedding they photographed in San Francisco. The ceremony took place at the Queen Wilhelmina Tulip Garden and the reception was held at an amazingly chic urban setting, varnish. I love Emilie’s pop of green on her dress and her amazing hair piece (made by a local designer). You can really see the love between Emilie + Russell in the portraits Janet and Lisa captured after the wedding. Thanks so much ladies for sending me these photos!

san fran wedding

san fran wedding

bridesmaids holding fans

Emilie’s dress is by chrissy wai-ching and Russell’s suit is by dries van noten. I love the green fans all the girls are holding – what a unique alternative to flowers!

san fran wedding

bridal feather hair piece

white and green wedding dress

white and green wedding dress

white and green wedding dress

white and green wedding dress

green groom socks

san fran wedding

san fran wedding

Chef Stephanie provided the divine food and the scrumptious cupcakes were whipped up by cups and cakes bakery. The custom cake topper is by Bunny With a Toolbelt.

moose deer cake topper

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  1. Love the fans and her hairpiece also! The photos in the grass are so amazing! Checking out their blog now. Thanks!

  2. beautiful! love the fans instead of flowers carried by the bridesmaids :)

  3. love the cake toppers and the black and white photo (4th one down) is sublime.

  4. Any bride that's willing to lie in the grass in her dress is alright by me! Nice!

  5. I love the dress. I am such a fan of Chrissy's work. I just got my dress from her a few weeks ago. Sigh. She does do gorgeous work. I love the green.

  6. Love the green fan as a bouquet alternative!

  7. The dress is amazing, the green ties everything together, the cake topper is so unique and so cute and the fans are not only different but economical and beautiful!

  8. that dress is gorgeous!

  9. Love the splash of Green! So fresh!

  10. I love the dress and her hair piece!

  11. Love the dress! Love the green, it's my favorite shade of the my favorite color.

  12. I love the colors…very striking….and would love to know who designed her ring????

  13. To the inquirer about the ring … Josie Adele of Fluidance (San Francisco) designed our rings: She was wonderful to work with and so talented!


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