Kim and Edward started their joint partnership on a beautiful evening in Redondo Beach at the Portofino Hotel. Gorgeous weather awaited the couple and guests as they arrived for the ceremony. The rose petal lined aisle was so beautiful and … Continue reading
A beautiful day in November for Jonah and Michael to be married at Saint James Catholic Church Redondo Beach. We were delighted to be helping with the reception at The Portofino Hotel. Jonah loved a sparkle and “bling” look and she … Continue reading
When two people are so in love – it’s immediately contagious. That is the feeling you get from Karin and Patrick – with their beautiful ceremony and reception held at the Portofino Hotel, guests felt entranced with such joy. We … Continue reading
A beautiful day in August was begun with an unforgettable ceremony at the Wayferer’s Chapel in Rancho Pales Verdes. Once the ceremony was finished, Christine and Ricardo made their way to the Portofino Hotel for their reception. As the evening began you could feel the excitement as two cultures were represented in the celebration. From the Mariachi Band to the DJ you couldn’t help but feel blessed to be a part of this evening’s celebration. This simple and elegant reception was just beautiful with it’s traditional soft colors of white and pink. We love the fun parasol shot with the Bridal Party. This was a memorable celebration and a beautiful story of love.
As the sweetheart table chairs say – may you always be “Better Together” and thank you for letting The Charming Little Event Company be a part of your memory.
The Vendor Team:
Wedding Coordination: The Charming Little Event Company charmingevent.com
Cake: Torrance Bakery www.torrancebakery.com
DJ/Reception Music: DJ Alex 323-810-2396
Florist: Flowers by Laurel flowersbylaurel.com
Linens: Luxe Linens luxelinen.org
Photographer: Square Eye Photo/Edna www.squareeyephoto.net
We love doing weddings at the Portofino Hotel in Redondo Beach. The warm summer’s night & July sunset was simply stunning and the perfect setting for Kelly and Alvand’s wedding ceremony. Guests were greeted by a beautiful mirror that listed the entire bridal party in custom handwriting that was used throughout the reception.
When you think of a beach wedding Kelly and Alvand’s fall right into line with it’s nautical theme and cool colors. The magenta pop of color gave a modern twist to the beach theme. From lantern centerpieces to sand and sea shell candle holders the bride and groom felt as if they were on their own private beach. There was no corner left unturned during the reception. The details and accents complimented the theme and guests as they went for the candy bar or out on the patio for a sunset view over the marina.
Congratulations to Kelly and Alvand. We wish you a lifetime of happiness and we thank you for letting us share in your special day.
We were so excited to find out Kelly and Alvand’s wedding was featured on one of our favorite blogs, Knotsvilla (http://www.knotsvilla.com/california-beach-wedding-erica-mendenhall-photography/). Please view blog post for more details of this fabulous wedding.
The Vendor Team:
Wedding Coordination: The Charming Little Event Co. charmingevent.com
Venue: Portofino Redondo Beach
Photographer: Erica Mendenhall Photography
Hair Stylist: Kat Laskey
Music: DJ Baroud
Lighting: Dashing Events
Floral Designer: Flowers By Laurel
Officiant: Great Officiants
Photo Booth Equipment: Photo Booth Pro
Cake: Torrance Bakery
What a beautiful October wedding we were privileged to be a part of today. AJ and Kelly had a beautiful reception at the Harborside Restaurant in Newport Beach or better known as historic Downtown Balboa Island. The Grand Ballroom sits atop the restaurant overlooking stunning views of the bay. The Nautical throwback theme of this wedding made you feel as if you were stepping back in time. The blue and white theme with the stunning pop of yellow color from the sunflowers gave a refreshing feeling to the nautical them and all in attendance. I love that the cake table gave honor to all the family members present and passed on. What a wonderful way to pay respect to those no longer with us. From the Balboa Bar table to the rustic downtown photos and sea lion guests in attendance this was a wedding we will never forget. Congratulations to AJ and Kelly. We were honored to help with your special day. May you ride the waves of happiness into eternity. The Vendor Team: Wedding Coordination: The Charming Little Event Co. charmingevent.com Venue: Harborside Newport Beach harborside-pavillion.com Photographer: GPT Photography gptphotograhy.blogspot.com DJ: Ovation Entertainment ovationcelebrations.com Florist: Merci Bouquet mercibouquet.com Paper Goods: Li’K Designs li-kdesigns.com
Could we have asked for a bluer sky or more fabulous weather in Dana Point in July?? What a perfect day for Daniel & Vanessa’s, super intimate and beautiful wedding ceremony! The couple, along with about 50 of their closest friends and family members enjoyed the ocean-view ceremony and reception.
I loved, loved, loved the couple’s choice of footwear (see pic below!), attire, minimalist decor and their planning ease during the months and weeks leading up to the big day. The focus was absolutely on the celebration of their marriage among loved ones. Congratulations Daniel & Vanessa! I am so happy to have helped you both and I wish you the best!
Venue: Dana Point Lantern Bay Park
Photographer: Memories by Tanya
Coordination and Planning: The Charming Little Event. Co.
Florals: Reher’s Flowers
Transportation: VIP Limo
Reception: Private home