Weddings

rosy + haj | LOS ALTOS HILLS INTIMATE WEDDING + TEA CEREMONY

A few months before their larger wedding celebration, Rosy and Haj decided to formally exchange vows in the neighborhood where Haj had grown up, surrounded by some of his favorite childhood oak trees. We arrived early to the groom’s family’s property and trekked all around the tall grasses, looking for the perfect spot to host […]

Weddings

rachel + tim | LAKE TAHOE EMERALD BAY ELOPEMENT WEDDING

It was immensely flattering to receive an email from these two regarding their elopement wedding at Lake Tahoe, California. The bride herself is an incredibly talented photographer! It’s always a mark of great pride (and insane anxiety!!) whenever a fellow vendor reaches out to inquire about wedding services. Luckily for me, Rachel and Tim are hands-down […]

Weddings

kristina + harminder | SIKH GURDWARA SAN JOSE + CASA REAL WEDDING

Kristina and Harminder’s wedding hit all of my favorite notes: big, loving families, devoted attention to each side’s respective cultural traditions, all combined into one absolutely nuts dance floor! We started the day off at the Sikh Gurdwara in San Jose, which happens to be the largest gurdwara in North America! The drive in is truly grand, […]

Weddings

cass + ramit | RITZ CARLTON AT NORTHSTAR TAHOE WEDDING

This unbelievable wedding celebration was packed with SO many incredible events throughout the weekend. Cass and Ramit’s wedding was hands-down one of the most exciting, thoughtful weddings I’ve ever been a part of, which should come as no surprise to those who know this couple! They are both such talented, community-loving people. Cass is a […]

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