Classic, Boho, And Beachy All At Once: A Wedding In Paradise At Oahu’s Turtle Bay Resort

So you want a classy, elevated wedding with chandeliers and tuxes and elegant updos? But you also want a boho wedding with some baby’s breath and string lights and whimsical, woven details? But you ALSO want a beachy destination wedding in paradise?!

This editorial is proof that you can indeed have it all.

Photographer Carol Oliva and planners from All The Deets assembled a team of Hawaii-based vendors to bring some classic, boho, beachy wedding energy to the famously gorgeous Turtle Bay Resort on the north side of the island of Oahu. (You might recognize Turtle Bay Resort as the spot where the movie Forgetting Sarah Marshall was shot!)

We are so here for how beautifully all of these diverse design ideas come together!!

C’est Calligraphy checked multiple design boxes by pairing more classic details like these black-and-white serif font invites with boho elements like raw-edge paper goods and dried floral wax seals.

Belle de Jour Floral Design captured the Hawaiian paradise element of this editorial by using all of these sunny yellows but also leaned into boho energy with tons of texture and greenery.

Model Faith looks so stunning in this beaded bodice plunge neckline full train sheath wedding gown from California-based Epiphany Bridal Boutique.

That floral beading is feeling boho and elegant at the same time!

Reveal Hair and Makeup created Faith’s classic updo and glam makeup look.

Heels are not always the move!! We love seeing a bridal look that incorporates flats like these white strappy sandals from Lulus.

These pearl pieces from Maris Pearl Co. leading with simple elegance while embracing free-spirited, boho vibes with the pearls’ natural and distinct freshwater shapes.

A Seaside Ceremony Setup

We love the use of a more traditional ceremony arch to fold in hanging elements like crystal chandeliers and floral arrangements! Take a look through our list of the most creative hanging installation ideas for your wedding for more inspo.

That baby’s breath arch installation brings boho balance to the more classic vibes of the chandelier!

Check out our collection of the 35 best beach wedding dresses for oceanside vows if you have a seaside ceremony in mind.

Model Austin’s classic black tux is bringing elegant ballroom vibes to the beach in the BEST way! Shop this classic tux from Indochino if you’re loving the look.

Those free, face-framing pieces of Faith’s bun bring some effortlessness to the refined look. Explore our list of 35 wedding updos for every hair type to follow in her footsteps.

An Opulent Outdoor Reception

Very into the subtle pearl embellishments on this modern seating chart! Get into our list of 36 unique wedding seating chart ideas we’re obsessed with to brainstorm some original ways to guide your guests to their tables.

How delicate are the embossed florals of this Hipp Bakes wedding cake?! Also, loving that clear acrylic middle layer!

Check out some of our fave beautiful beach wedding cakes perfect for celebrations on the shore!

Aloha Artisans decked out this reception setup with a perfect mix of boho and classy details.

So genius pairing boho elements like woven circular placemats (like these from target) with twisty white taper candles in antique amber glass candlestick holders.

Time to pop some bubbles!!

Is there anything classier than a champagne coupe!? Look through our list of the 17 best champagne glasses that are absolutely stunning.

If you want bubbly to play a big part in your celebration, go for a champagne tower like this one or look through our guide about how to pull off a champagne wall!

We love the outdoor elegance of this white sail cloth tent.

Twinkly After Dark

There is maybe nothing more romantic than twinkly string lights. Snag a set of LED string light curtains to recreate this outdoor reception setup.

Check our collection of fairy light wedding ideas will make you swoon!

If you want make room in the budget to go all out on decor for a classic, beachy, boho wedding like this one, take a peek at this list of 33 affordable wedding dresses that are beyond beautiful!

Why limit your wedding to just one design vibe?! Some of the most creative celebrations are created when couples combine aesthetics like this editorial did!! So glad this Hawaii-based team put this shoot together to remind us that weddings on the beach have tons of design potential!

photography: Carol Oliva Photography // venue name: Turtle Bay Resort, North Shore, Oahu, Hawaii, USA // event design: Carol Oliva Photography // planning: All The Deets // florals: Belle de Jour Floral // wedding dress boutique: Epiphany Boutique Carmel // bride's shoes: Lulus // bride's ring: Maris Pearl Co // getting ready robes: Rya Collection // hair stylist: Reveal Hair and Make Up // makeup artist: Reveal Hair and Make Up // paper goods: Cest Calligraphy // calligraphy: Cest Calligraphy // handmade details: Cest Calligraphy // cake: Hipp Bakes // tabletop rentals: Aloha Artisans // furniture rentals: Aloha Artisans // specialty rentals: Aloha Artisans // models: Faith Rogers and Austin Kino // lighting: Aloha Artisans