The landscape of weddings is changing in these tumultuous times, but love and the relationships we hold most dear, are something that knows no limits. We’re beyond excited to present you with 2 luxury wedding experiences, each custom-tailored to you and your love, with infinite possibilities for customization.

Like a miniature jewel box sparkling in it’s intricate and lovely perfection, an intimate wedding can be an exquisite expression of your love for one another. An intimate wedding isn't about compromising on quality. On the contrary, it allows you the freedom to express yourselves in a deeply personal way. It’s an opportunity to indulge in the finest quality on every level.  

your luxery elopement experience 

welcome

Our hand-selected group of extraordinary artists offers you a wedding experience that is usually only available to a select few. Scroll through to learn more about the collective of Southern California's top wedding professionals we've gathered together to offer you a carefully curated wedding experience. 

your Wedding Dream Team


Ethereal fine art images archiving every nuanced detail and emotion of the most unforgettable day…..that is the Carrie McGuire experience. The luxury to enjoy your wedding fluidly, present fully in the moment, knowing that she is there with you capturing that touch, the look in the eyes, the sun sparkling off the crystal, the gossamer fluttering of silk on the breeze. An international and award-winning photographer, her work has been featured in Style Me Pretty, Hey Wedding Lady, Aisle Society, Southern California Bride and Strictly Weddings, as well as multiple covers for Exquisite Weddings Magazine. 10 years of experience gives Carrie a wealth of knowledge and she delights in being a resource beyond photography for her clients. 

Carrie McGuire

Wedding Photographer

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Tularosa Flowers creates fine art flowers and wedding design that transport you to a romantic dreamland of opulent beauty. Their wedding styling and floral design have graced the pages of California Wedding Day in addition to being featured on many wedding blogs including Martha Stewart, Style Me Pretty, Once Wed, Green Wedding Shoes, Inspired by This and June Bug. Dawn, owner and creative director of Tularosa has appeared on FOX and CBS as a wedding trend expert. Her love of weddings is boundless and creating extraordinary designs for her clients is her greatest passion.

Tularosa Flowers

Wedding & Floral Design

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The privilege of helping couples plan their weddings is very meaningful and rewarding to Ryan, owner of Love Always Planning. Ryan's meticulous attention to details and logistics, problems solving talents and years of experience creating flawless events creates a journey for her clients that is fun and stress-free so they can relax into the luxury of knowing that everything has been attended to.

love always planning

planning

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Hostess Haven was inspired by gathering around a beautifully curated table to eat delicious food and be around good company. They have shared credits with some of the biggest brands like H&M and Spell, celebrities like Whitney Port, Ally Hilfiger and Vanessa Hudgens and has graced the pages of Style Me Pretty, Martha Stewart Weddings, Domino Mag and more. Known for it’s unique, one of a kind, highly curated collections of tabletop sourced from all parts of the world, Hostess Haven is here to not just create pretty tables, but to create memories gathered around them.

hostess haven

tabletop rentals 

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APR Boutique Event Rentals is an innovative rental company offering a fresh approach to event furnishings and décor. The collection includes the finest seating, tables, linens and accessories. White glove delivery, and attention to detail ensure that your event is carefully orchestrated. We are constantly adding to our selections to give you access to both current trends and heirloom quality classics. Our collection has been featured on every major wedding blog, including Style Me Pretty, Ruffled, Carats and Cake, 100 Layer Cake, Inspired by this and more.

APR BOUTIQUE Event RENTALS

furniture + linen  rentals 

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Imagine your love story transformed into a custom crafted ceremony that personifies your feelings for each other and the future you are stepping into together. Pastor Chad has officiated weddings for hundreds of couples, and what makes him so sought after is his ability to create a narrative for your wedding that is curated just for you. Your story, your journey together and your new beginning as a married couple.

Pastor Chad Richards

officiant 

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At Sublime & Co. we create fine art paper for memorable experiences. Inspired by timeless love stories, art and romantic colors our designs are meant to make people slow down and get present in the moment. Only the finest materials and details are curated and brought together in harmony to create luxurious paper goods. 


SUBLIME & CO 

bespoke paper goods

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Peggy fuses fine art inspiration with exemplary pastry skills to exquisitely craft modern cakes and artisan pastries that are edible works of art. Her beautifully made wedding cakes taste as sublime as they look, with an exceptional attention to detail, decoration, and ingredients. Her one of a kind cakes have been featured on Style Me Pretty, 100 Layer Cake, Carats & Cakes, Inspired By This, Chic Vintage Brides and more.

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Patisserie

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Grazing Theory is a Riverside County licensed and fully insured catering company specializing in Charcuterie & Cheese Boards, providing you with fresh, elegant, and locally sourced ingredients that are arranged in to a a stylish, abundant showcase. Your event will be elevated, worry-free and have an unmatched wow factor that guests will be gushing about for months!

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catering & charcuterie

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Bubbles and Brews CA, A luxury and Stylish Vintage Mobile Bar that brings a ton of personality and character that creates a one of a kind bar experience for your event. Owner, Tarsia Alfred’s idea, in fact was to revolutionize the classic toast for special events, creating an elegant and innovative way to serve bubbles, brews and craft cocktails on Tap!

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signature cocktails

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We are Johcelynn and Lindsay. We have created a team of  talented ladies who will help with your beauty needs whatever the occasion may be. Our team is highly trained to work with all different skin types and hair textures. The Bongga team wants you to feel like yourself with a little touch of bongga! Whether it's a natural, fresh faced look or a bold red lip — whatever makes you feel your very best.

Girl Meets bongga

Hair and Makeup 

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With so many couples having to adjust and reconfigure their wedding plans, haven't you had enough of the stress and changes? Ready to relax into the luxury of having it all taken care of for you?

We've curated 2 offerings to give you the best of everything while adhering to the current safety guidelines. Magazine-worthy photography, luxurious flowers, a curated grazing board for each family group, an exquisite petite cake,  bridal hair and make-up, heirloom paper goods and all the details of the day carefully orchestrated, 

guided & intimate

Have you been imagining your wedding outside, surrounded by the glorious beauty of nature? THE WANDERING NATURALIST is the most intimate experience we offer. Imagine saying your vows surrounded by nature. You choose the location; mountains, ocean, forest or garden whatever your heart desires. After the ceremony a lovely romantic picnic, the kind you see in magazines, every element perfectly curated with beautiful thoughtful details. All the wonder of the day captured with breathtaking photography. Or are you considering something more elaborate? Perhaps THE STYLISH ROMANTIC is a better fit.....

Elope or Intimate Wedding?

Dreaming of a wedding in a French Chateau, or the Italian countryside with the most carefully curated decor, food and flowers for you and your guests? THE STYLISH ROMANTIC is a perfect fit if you've been wanting the ultimate luxury experience. You decide on your venue, Private Estate, Family Home or AirBnB. We bring the complete wedding to you. Expert design and planning make certain you and your guests enjoy an incredible experience and flawlessly executed wedding.

Intimate Luxury Wedding

Carrie captures your day with both film and digital for a truly heirloom photography experience. Photos will be delivered via an online gallery within about three weeks of your wedding. At that time, we'll also send over details about preserving your images through prints and albums.

THE WANDERING NATURALIST
2 hours of photography and 75 edited images.

THE STYLISH ROMANTIC
3 hours of photography and 150 edited images.
 
Additional coverage is available at $650 per hour.

photography

We want your wedding to be nothing less than extraordinary! You will work personally with Dawn, owner and creative director of Tularosa Flowers to create an exceptional experience for you and your guests. All aspects of the flowers and decor will be thoughtfully designed including a mood board with every element proposed. Flowers, candles for the table, linens, ceremony and table design, all the details curated to bring your dream wedding to life. 

Wedding Styling & Florals 

True luxury is the freedom from worry. Ryan will work closely with you from the beginning to ensure that every aspect of your day is carefully attended to.  You can relax into the day, fully able to be present in every moment knowing that the wedding will run smoothly. with everything from the little details of napkin placement to the big ones like scheduling and vendors will all be looked after. 

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THE WANDERING NATURALIST includes a beautiful blanket and pillows, delivered to your picnic location and set up for you to enjoy after your ceremony. 

THE STYLISH ROMANTIC includes 10 chairs for ceremony and reception, with many options to choose from. A king's table with linens and napkins, fine china, crystal and flatware. Cake table, linen and stand. Candle holders and candles, runners and other accessories for a beautiful tablescape.  We've curated a beautiful selection for you as well as offering you the flexibility of upgrades for an experience custom tailored to fit your vision.

Rentals

We are so excited to tell your grand love story through romantic textures, soft colors and fine art details. A keepsake custom announcement suite along with a digital announcement for your guests who unable to attend. 

2 Handmade paper vow books with silk ribbon
1 Announcement card on handmade paper
1 Envelope with calligraphy
1 Pdf  Announcement
Silk ribbon - Wax seal - Vellum wrap - Vintage postage

Additional Options available

paper goods

THE WANDERING NATURALIST
1 charcuterie board for the couple. Additional boards may be added and delivered to elopement location. 

THE STYLISH ROMANTIC
Includes: Charcuterie boards for couple and guests.

Five assorted cheeses, three types of cured charcuterie meat, seasonal fresh fruit and vegetables, dried fruit, olives, pickled items, nuts, fresh herbs, 4oz jar of hot pepper jelly OR 5oz jar of organic honey, gourmet crackers, and raw honey comb. 




Charcuterie

Beautifully crafted decadent pastries and cake. Cake can be customized with flavors and decoration. Macaroons come in assorted colors and flavors.

THE WANDERING NATURALIST
Macaroons for couple 

THE STYLISH ROMANTIC
6" Cake for couple, Individually packaged macaroons for guests.

cake & Macaroons

We want every detail of the day to be perfect right down to your choice of libations. We've crafted a selection of signature floral cocktails to choose from, or a bottle of sparkling champagne.

THE WANDERING NATURALIST
Premixed floral cocktail or bottle of sparkling wine

THE STYLISH ROMANTIC
Premixed floral cocktail or sparkling wine toast.

Want more? For the ultimate luxury add on a vintage mobile Bubbles & Brews Bar with Prosecco + Craft Beer on tap in a restored Piaggio Ape.


cocktails or Bubbly

Ready to feel like the star of your own movie on your wedding day. Indulge in the ultimate in pampering with our incredibly talented Make-up and hair team.

Bridal Hair and Make-up is included and additional family or guests can be added on.

hair & makeup 

WHAT TO EXPECT –

Custom packages are available upon request 
***Travel fees may apply to locations outside of 50 miles. Ask for details.

$9895

3 Hrs.  of Photography
Wedding Design + Stylist
Editorial Style Bouquet + Bout
Partial Arch or Small Ceremony Installation  
Custom Table, Chairs, Linens for 10 people 
Custom tabletop rentals
Cake Table + Linen
Charcuterie Boards for Couple & Guests 
Pre-mixed Cocktails or
Sparkling Wine
Petite Custom Cake
Macaroons for guests
Announcement Stationery Suite
Officiant
Bridal Hair & Make Up
Coordination of Vendors

The Stylish Romantic

Luxury Intimate Wedding

$4645

2 hours of Photography
Wedding Design + Stylist
Editorial Style Bouquet & Bout  
Small Ceremony Arrangement
or Picnic Flowers
Charming Keepsake Picnic Basket
filled with
Charcuterie board for two
Pre-mixed Floral Cocktail
or Sparkling Wine
Macaroons
Announcement stationery
Officiant
Bridal Hair & Make Up
Coordination of vendors

custom collections available upon request

INVESTMENT

THE Wandering Naturalist

Luxury Elopement

intimate gatherings mean you can focus on the day with exceptional detail






Virtual Ceremony
Videography
Violinist
Additional Centerpieces
Additional Florals
Lounge Rental
Entertainment 
Additional Travel
Additional Wedding Coverage 
Additional guests + food + beverage
Venue


A LA CARTE

"GREAT MOMENTS OFTEN CATCH US UNAWARE, BEAUTIFULLY WRAPPED IN WHAT OTHERS MAY CONSIDER A SMALL ONE"

Carrie is a talented professional who really and truly has her clients’ best interests at heart!

Galleries typically include anywhere between 400 and 800 images. The exact amount varies from wedding to wedding. Your online gallery will come loaded with fully edited high resolution images you can print anywhere. You’re also welcome to share your wedding photos on Facebook as long as you credit us and link to our website.

How many photos are typically included and can we print the photos ourselves?

We typically add travel fees on to any wedding outside of a 50 mile radius from Temecula, California. Fees vary depending on location so ask us for more details.

When do you charge travel fees?

WHAT OUR COUPLES ARE SAYING

Thank you so much for considering us to be a part of your wedding day! If you’re interested in working with us, the next step is to set up a time to connect.

your love is timeless

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