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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
James Johnson, Los Angeles Photographer James Johnson, Los Angeles Photographer
James Johnson offers you the ease of mind that comes with placing your wedding photography in the hands of a seasoned professional—one who has worked with all types of clients in every conceivab…
Venice Photographer
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…
Beverly Hills Coordinator / Wedding Planner
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
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
Hyegraph Invitations and Calligraphy Hyegraph Invitations and Calligraphy
Hyegraph Invitations and Calligraphy offers luscious paper and color choices, printing by letterpress, silkscreen and thermography, calligraphy services, and the full ability to customize. They spec…
San Francisco Invitations
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
Heald Wedding Consulting Heald Wedding Consulting
Heald Wedding Consulting’s mantra is to create, plan, and coordinate custom, well-rounded events, in all budgets and style, all over California! Brides tell us Cristina is the “perfect partner…
Lancaster & Petaluma Coordinator / Wedding Planner
Hannah Smith Events Hannah Smith Events
Hannah Smith Events’ goal is to ensure a flawless event that is authentic to your own personal style. They firmly believe that planning a wedding should be a fun experience—and encourage you t…
Napa | Sonoma | San Diego Coordinator / Wedding Planner
Grace Bridal Couture Grace Bridal Couture
Loyce Wheatley of Grace Bridal Couture painstakingly handcrafts custom, one-of-a-kind wedding gowns. All of her wedding dresses are individually designed and tailored to flawlessly fit each unique bri…
Los Angeles, CA Wedding Dresses and Accessories
Good Gracious! Events Good Gracious! Events
GOOD GRACIOUS! Events is an award-winning catering company best known for their innovative menus, trendsetting presentation, and careful attention to detail. They commit themselves to three concepts: …
Los Angeles Caterer
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…
Riverside Videographer
Full Spectrum Photography Full Spectrum Photography
David and Christina are high school sweethearts committed to providing their couples with not only incredible photographs, but also an unforgettable experience. David and his team of photographers app…
Irvine Photographer
The French Gourmet Catering The French Gourmet Catering
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…
San Diego Caterer
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…
San Diego Cakes
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
Fifth Avenue Orchestras & Entertainment Fifth Avenue Orchestras & Entertainment
Fifth Avenue Orchestras & Entertainment provides exceptional live music for weddings and special events. They feature wedding bands, cover bands, custom musical presentations, vocalists, DJs, stri…
Granada Hills DJs and Entertainment
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
Exclusively Weddings Exclusively Weddings
Exclusively Weddings provides brides with a one-stop shop for a variety of wedding needs, from wedding invitations and favors, to ceremony and reception items, and even honeymoon accessories! With the…
Nationwide Invitations
Exclusively Weddings Exclusively Weddings
Exclusively Weddings provides brides with a one-stop shop for a variety of wedding needs, from wedding invitations and favors, to ceremony and reception items, and even honeymoon accessories! With the…
Greensboro Favors
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 Favors