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Southern California Wedding Vendors

Looking for the best services for your Southern California wedding? We've got them right here. How do we know? We ask. And ask. And ask. The wedding photographers, caterers, videographers and so on that you find here have all been Certified By The Guide. That means we've asked dozens of people (other professionals who've worked with them and brides and grooms and mothers of the bride, etc.) for feedback on each one of them...and they passed with flying colors.

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Company Special Offer Real Weddings Main Office Location Category
Feast Feast
Feast may sound like it’s all about the food—and they certainly live up to their name in turning fresh, seasonal ingredients into visual and flavorful feasts—but their capabilities e…
Los Angeles Caterer
Il Fornaio Catering, Southern California Il Fornaio Catering, Southern California
If you’ve been to an Il Fornaio restaurant, you know they specialize in fresh, delicious, beautifully presented, authentic Italian cuisine. And the great news is that you can have that fabulousn…
Multiple locations Caterer
Magnolia Photo Booth Co. Magnolia Photo Booth Co.
The folks at Magnolia Photo Booth put so much time and attention into engineering completely customized photo booths that they’ve even come up with a new word for it. Meet the Magbooth. From it&…
San Francisco | Los Angeles | Seattle | Denver Photo Booth
Lin & Jirsa Photography Lin & Jirsa Photography
Made up of three lead photographers and a group of talented associate photographers, Lin & Jirsa prides themselves on making wedding photography an art form. They love using creative lighting and …
Santa Ana Photographer
Everything But The Wedding Dress Everything But The Wedding Dress
Everything But The Wedding Dress isn’t just a clever name…it’s literally a one-stop-shop for ALL your wedding accessory needs. And we’re not just talking gorgeous veils, garters an…
Nationwide Jewelry and Gifts
A Hallmark Wedding A Hallmark Wedding
Rev. Barbara Laughray of A Hallmark Wedding specializes in warm and personalized wedding ceremonies. She recognizes all beliefs and will customize the type of wedding ceremony you desire, whether it b…
Calabasas Officiant
Dr. Kimber Lee Wilkes Dr. Kimber Lee Wilkes
Nondenominational and nonsectarian, Dr. Wilkes welcomes all religions. “Couples find this approach refreshing,” says Kimber Lee. “They want someone who will be neutral. They apprecia…
Westlake Village Officiant
I DO! Julie Nunn Event Design I DO! Julie Nunn Event Design
Julie Nunn has a clear approach to wedding planning—and it revolves around getting to know her couples: “We take time to learn about you, your life, your thoughts and vision. We use this i…
Los Angeles | San Francisco | Chicago Coordinator / Wedding Planner
Minted Minted
Minted offers a fresh, modern and exclusive assortment of wedding invitations created by independent designers from around the world. They only use the finest paper stock, rich inks and crisp printing…
San Francisco Invitations
Pure Joy Catering Pure Joy Catering
Pure Joy Catering’s food is on another level. If they had a nickel for every time they’ve heard “that’s the best food I’ve ever had at a wedding!”...Well, you catch…
Santa Barbara Caterer
Bob Gail Special Events Bob Gail Special Events
Bob Gail Special Events provides full-service wedding and event planning, design and production—including theme décor, props, fabrication, music, entertainment and set design. Their exten…
Los Angeles Coordinator / Wedding Planner
Red Trolley Studio Red Trolley Studio
Red Trolley Studio aims to capture your memories. Their photos are a return ticket to the moments and emotions you experienced on your wedding day. With an unobtrusive, photojournalistic approach, Ser…
San Diego Photographer
Perfect Details Perfect Details
With its online catalog and Bay Area showroom, Perfect Details is a veritable wedding accessory bonanza, offering a wide range of tasteful and elegant accompaniments to your bridal ensemble. Their vas…
Burlingame Jewelry and Gifts
Kathy Wright & Co. Kathy Wright & Co.
With over 30 years of floral and event design under her belt, Kathy Wright still manages to be a visionary in her field—setting trends, defining traditions, and thinking beyond what has been se…
San Diego Flowers
Hoffmann Photographer Hoffmann Photographer
Steve Hoffmann is a full-time professional photographer specializing in weddings. He states, “It’s what I do! I actually get an adrenaline rush (no kidding) documenting an entire wedding day s…
Huntington Beach Photographer
Sterling Engagements Sterling Engagements
A Sterling Engagement is not your run-of-the-mill event—it’s both modern and timeless, vintage yet chic, beautifully designed and bursting with color and texture. From full-service event p…
Los Angeles Coordinator / Wedding Planner
Couture Motion Pictures Couture Motion Pictures
Couture Motion does exactly what their company name suggests—they handcraft stylish wedding films suited to the specific idiosyncrasies of each couple they work with. They’re a husband and…
Tualatin, OR + Los Angeles Videographer
Freedom Bakery and Confections Freedom Bakery and Confections
Freedom Bakery and Confections is all that you would wish for in a neighborhood bakeshop: Family owned and operated since 1975, they produce all of their gourmet wedding cakes, cupcakes, cookies, and …
Watsonville / Monterey Bay Favors
Paper and More! Paper and More!
Paper and More! is the perfect online resource for brides designing their own wedding invitations or stationery. They offer high-quality card stock, envelopes, metallic card stock, vellum paper, linen…
Fremont Invitations
SnapFiesta Photobooth, Flipbooks & Slow Motion Studio SnapFiesta Photobooth, Flipbooks & Slow Motion Studio
SnapFiesta isn’t your typical wedding photo booth. Their “open-set studio” is portable and can be custom fit for your wedding venue. Reminiscent of a professional photography set, th…
San Francisco | Los Angeles | Austin | DC Photo Booth