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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
A Central Coast Wedding A Central Coast Wedding
Rev. Marlene Morris is a non-denominational minister specializing in the creation of meaningful, custom ceremonies. She firmly believes your ceremony should be a reflection of your personality and a f…
Real Weddings Cambria Officiant
The French Gourmet Cakes The French Gourmet Cakes
Well known in San Diego for their French Restaurant and Bakery, The French Gourmet goes above and beyond your typical caterer. In addition to freshly prepared top-quality gourmet cuisine, they provide…
Special Offers San Diego Cakes
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…
Real Weddings San Diego Flowers
Simply Designed Simply Designed
Brides told us they adored the designs from Simply Designed and loved designer Heather Long’s ability to “get” their visions right away. Fellow professionals told us she maintains a …
Special Offers Potomac Invitations
Reverend Robert M. Bock Reverend Robert M. Bock
After years of education, professional training and life experience, Reverend Bock is well-versed in all the major religious traditions and can officiate at all types of weddings. Whether he’s p…
Officiant
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…
Special Offers Real Weddings Multiple locations Caterer
International Event Company, Jonathan Reeves International Event Company, Jonathan Reeves
As the former Director of Catering for two prestigious Los Angeles hotels, Jonathan Reeves brings a wealth of knowledge and years of experience to every wedding and special event he plans. For him, he…
Real Weddings Beverly Hills Coordinator / Wedding Planner
John and Colette photography & beauty John and Colette photography & beauty
John and Colette are a married photography team—and Colette is also a professional makeup artist. Though incredibly experienced in all forms of photography, ranging from advertising to documenta…
Real Weddings Los Angeles, CA Photographer
Scott A. Nelson Photography Scott A. Nelson Photography
Scott A. Nelson sees things in an artistic way and he realizes his creative vision through a variety of lenses (zoom, macro, fisheye) and cameras. He’s a master of infrared photography, producin…
Real Weddings Laguna Niguel Photographer
Charles Lauren Films Charles Lauren Films
Charles Lauren Films coverage options include 35mm film, Super 8mm film and High Definition. Extra options include Same Day Edits, Love Stories and much more! The final product is delivered on Blu-ray…
Real Weddings Marina del Rey Videographer
Elli Elli
Elli’s mission is to help brides and grooms style a “uniquely personal wedding” with their chic, customizable products and paper goods. They offer everything from wedding invitations…
Portland Favors
Colette’s Events Colette’s Events
Colette’s Events is a full-service catering company specializing not only in gourmet cuisine and innovative menus, but also in assisting with any equipment, linen, tableware, service personnel, …
Real Weddings Fullerton Caterer
Amber Events Amber Events
Amber Gustafson has a knack for “bringing it all together when Mom gets fussy, when the flower girl gets mad, and when diva vendors think it’s all about them.” Whether you need ̶…
Real Weddings Los Angeles Coordinator / Wedding Planner
City Connection Entertainment City Connection Entertainment
City Connection Entertainment offers wedding bands, classical groups, corporate entertainment, disc jockeys, casino entertainment, lighting and more. From their live bands to classical or edgy trios f…
Santa Monica and Agoura Hills DJs and Entertainment
Arrowhead DJ & Events Arrowhead DJ & Events
Arrowhead DJ and Events is a husband-and-wife team. When you book them, you work directly with Chad and/or Franky—both professional wedding DJs skilled at handling every musical detail. TheyR…
Special Offers Lake Arrowhead DJs and Entertainment
Godfather Films Godfather Films
You can’t get much more experienced than John Goolsby of Godfather Films. Named One of the Top 25 Event Filmmakers in the World, he’s filmed more than 3,000 weddings in 29 states and 21 co…
Special Offers Riverside Videographer
Corbin Gurkin Photography Corbin Gurkin Photography
Corbin Gurkin’s passport is at the ready and her suitcase is perpetually packed. Known for her destination weddings, Corbin has ventured as far away as India, Vietnam, Kenya and Ukraine, but als…
Real Weddings Santa Barbara Photographer
Scratch Weddings Scratch Weddings
Scratch Weddings provides highly skilled, experienced and affordable DJ talent for weddings. Here are:3 Reasons You Want Scratch to DJ Your Wedding: 1. They put their DJs through the wringer. Obviousl…
Real Weddings Los Angeles DJs and Entertainment
Everything But The Wedding Dress Everything But The Wedding Dress
Everything But The Wedding Dress isn’t just a clever nameā€¦it’s literally a one-stop-shop for ALL your wedding accessory needs. And we’re not just talking gorgeous veils, garters an…
Special Offers Saratoga Favors
Abbey Malcolm Letterpress + Design Abbey Malcolm Letterpress + Design
With an eye toward the latest trends in invitation design, events, and fashion, Abbey Malcolm translates the wishes and style of her clients into chic, impeccably designed wedding stationery. She puts…
West Deptford Invitations