What do you get when a stylin’ British gent hooks up with a fashion forward Southern Belle? Well when they invite Michael Luna of lunaphoto along for the ride – you get a minimal, but so chic it makes me want to cry, engagement sesh in California. And you get the well deserved finale to a week of gorgeous soirees right here on the Little Black Book Blog. So enjoy the electrifying love between these two and then hit the road to your weekend plans, LBBers! We’ll be right here waiting for you when you’re ready to come back Monday morning. xoxo

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This week at a pretty, stylish glance:

a gorgeous North Carolina highlight film with ridiculous style
a bit of fabulous High Tea inspiration in San Diego
a beyond beautiful Pennsylvania soiree, classic and chic
a wedding in Lake Tahoe, perfectly rustic and perfectly pretty
a natural beauty in Aspen, we’ve totally fallen for
a sweet Nashville soiree perfect for the southern city
a Los Angeles winter wedding that is capital FAB
a sweet affair in South Carolina that will give you the biggest goosebumps
a fabulous fête with phenomenal photography straight from Texas
a very pretty in pink Georgia wedding you’ll LOVE

A few things from around the web that we’re digging:

a natural room scent that’s as pretty as it is pleasant via The Yummy Life
a fabulous love shoot in Tennessee via Snippet & Ink
a recipe for vanilla custards with roasted blueberries via Smitten Kitchen

Brides + Grooms to be – Don’t forget about our LBB! This week’s Don’t Miss List spotlights our Little Black Book VIPs who take the stress out of planning your big day. In between saying “Yes!” and exchanging “I do’s,” plan to perfect your soiree with the professionals WE couldn’t live without.

Why don’t you jumpstart the planning process by picking our your venue – thus setting the tone of the whole day. The Langham HuntingtonBecker Vineyards, and Cork Factory Hotel are all phenom choices.

To get you Big Day ready, we’ve got some of the best pro’s in our LBB. People like Fabulous Frocks of CharlestonLovely Bridal Shop, and Mira Bridal Couture can get you ready for your close up. And speaking of your close up, we love our LBBers behind the camera. You’ll find names like Geneve Hoffman PhotographyGreg Lappin PhotographyGulnara StudioHawes Photography and Design, and Images by Berit on our team!

Of course, we enlist some of the best in the business to help plan YOUR big day. Firefly OccasionsCaplan Whelan Events, and Kate Whelan Events can all plan a gorgeous soiree, and our floral designers? TOPS. To name a few, Branching Out Floral and Event Design,  Michael Daigian DesignBeehive Events, and Blüm, Design in Flowers – among SO many others!

And of course, when it comes to the food, our LBB is full of talented foodies. Talent like Main Street Fine CateringNine Cakes, and  Weddings by JDK will feed your guests lavishly!

And last, but definitely not least (it’s the vendor we always advise not leaving out!) our Little Black Book houses some of the most talented cinematographers in the business. So many companies, like McKenzie Miller FilmsI Do FilmsGodfather Films, and Lucky Productions Cinematography can all rock the camera hard!

These Vendors are members of our Little Black Book.
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