Wedding Services for Monterey and Carmel Weddings

Certified By The Guide wedding vendorsLooking for the best services for your Monterey or Carmel wedding? We’ve got them right here. How do we know? We ask. And ask. And ask. The wedding photographers, caterers, wedding planners 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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Perfect Details - San Mateo, California

Perfect Details San Mateo

Category: Jewelry and Gifts

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...

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Perfect Details - San Mateo, California

Perfect Details San Mateo

Category: Wedding Dresses and Accessories

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...

Perfect Details has special offers
Exclusively Weddings - Nationwide,

Exclusively Weddings Nationwide

Category: Invitations
Real 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...

Wildflower Linen - San Francisco | Buena Park | Costa Mesa | Dallas, Texas | Miami, Florida

Wildflower Linen San Francisco | Buena Park | Costa Mesa | Dallas, Texas | Miami

Category: Party Rentals and Linens
Real Weddings:

Wildflower Linen offers an extensive collection of unique tabletop linen and chair covers for weddings and special events. Whether you’re looking for classic elegance, over-the-top opulence or just...

La Tavola Fine Linen Rental - Nationwide + Online,

La Tavola Fine Linen Rental Nationwide + Online

Category: Party Rentals and Linens
Real Weddings:

La Tavola Fine Linen Rental offers a diverse array of exquisite linens and table toppers for your wedding. Whether your style is elegant, traditional, contemporary, or even a little eccentric, La...

Renée Allen Photography - San Francisco, California

Renée Allen Photography San Francisco

Category: Photographer
Real Weddings:

Renée Allen’s brides tell us she has the “perfect personality” for a wedding photographer—calming, professional and personable, and simply a breeze to work with. With her discreet and...

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Rhee Bevere Photography - 259 E Campbell Avenue, Suite 1 Campbell, California

Rhee Bevere Photography 259 E Campbell Avenue, Suite 1 Campbell

Category: Photographer
Real Weddings:

Rhee likes to say they capture the big picture, the tiny details, and everything in between. Focusing exclusively on wedding photography, Rhee and her team will do whatever it takes to tell your...

Dia Rao Photography - Mill Valley, California

Dia Rao Photography Mill Valley

Category: Photographer
Real Weddings:

Dia Rao Photography offers complete wedding packages and the capability of customizing them to your specific event. From 3-day events with extended hours of coverage to smaller, more intimate weddings...

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Events of Distinction - San Francisco, Lake Tahoe and Los Angeles, California

Events of Distinction San Francisco, Lake Tahoe and Los Angeles

Category: Coordinator / Wedding Planner
Real Weddings:

An award-winning wedding designer and author of a groundbreaking book on wedding planning, Joyce Scardina Becker uses over 25 years of nuptial experience to help couples create amazing celebrations....

Little Bit Heart - , Maryland

Little Bit Heart

Category: Invitations

Little Bit Heart is a custom paper goods and design company headed by paper-loving cousins Elizabeth and Jenna. While they provide everything from handmade paper, to branding services, to holiday...

Deborah Coleman Photography - San Francisco Bay Area, California

Deborah Coleman Photography San Francisco Bay Area

Category: Photographer
Real Weddings:

With Deborah Coleman you receive a true photojournalist who documents your wedding day. Deborah conveys the best of your event, expertly using light, camera angles, and subsequent post-production...

SnapFiesta Photobooth, Flipbooks & Slow Motion Studio - San Francisco | Los Angeles | Austin | DC,

SnapFiesta Photobooth, Flipbooks & Slow Motion Studio San Francisco | Los Angeles | Austin | DC

Category: Photo Booth

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,...

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Ju.Lee Collection - San Jose, California

Ju.Lee Collection San Jose

Category: Wedding Dresses and Accessories

From unique, gorgeous lace wedding dresses to beach bridal gowns, Ju.Lee Collection mixes vintage-inspired designs with elegant silhouettes. Their one-of-a-kind gowns are perfect for bold,...

All Ears DJ - San Francisco, California

All Ears DJ San Francisco

Category: DJs and Entertainment

All Ears DJ gets it. You don’t want a cheesy wedding DJ in a ruffled tuxedo playing the Chicken Dance at your reception! The good news is that it doesn’t have to be that way. All Ears DJ will only...

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Waterlily Pond Floral and Event Design - San Francisco, California

Waterlily Pond Floral and Event Design San Francisco

Category: Flowers
Real Weddings:

Waterlily Pond Floral and Event Design speaks to brides and grooms looking to make a truly unique aesthetic statement with their wedding flowers. Owner and Lead Designer Natasha Lisitsa is known for...

Stacey & Company - Point Richmond, California

Stacey & Company Point Richmond

Category: Coordinator / Wedding Planner

Stacey & Company offers wedding planning services ranging from day-of coordination to full-scale wedding planning and design. They also can assist with rentals such as chairs, linens, lighting,...

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Edith Meyer Wedding Cakes - Santa Cruz | Carmel, California

Edith Meyer Wedding Cakes Santa Cruz | Carmel

Category: Cakes
Real Weddings:

As a certified organic wedding cake designer, Edith Meyer provides her clients with gorgeous, delicious cakes made from fresh, local, organic ingredients. Memorable cake flavors include key lime with...

Rikki Ward Photography - San Francisco, California

Rikki Ward Photography San Francisco

Category: Photographer

Rikki’s brides tell us that of all their wedding photos, none of the images felt “posed” or “contrived.” Rikki Ward knows how to capture the essence of the moment and the...

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Gavin Farrington Photography - Alameda, California

Gavin Farrington Photography Alameda

Category: Photographer
Real Weddings:

It’s official: Brides love Gavin Farrington. They tell us he’s the type of guy you want beside you on your wedding day because he’s so relaxed, engaging and professional. But even more importantly,...

Andy Sandy Photo - Video - Makeup | Home For Brides - San Francisco, California

Andy Sandy Photo - Video - Makeup | Home For Brides San Francisco

Category: Videographer
Real Weddings:

Andy, the principal photographer and founder of Home for Brides, describes his style as a combination of contemporary, photojournalistic and classic. He takes the time to understand his couples'...

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