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Your must for today? Getting to know this photography studio.

We know you’ve heard it about a million and one times before, but it’s sooo worth repeating: your wedding day will go by in an absolute blur. So when it comes to finding the right photog to capture all of those blink and you’ll miss them moments, choose a talented studio you can trust like Still Music. From helping with the timeline to advising you on lighting and setup, they’ll be the dream assistants + friends you’ll need on the Big Day, plus take magical images. Get to know them below.

Based in Santa Cruz and serving the Bay Area, Monterey Bay, Northern California and BEYOND, Still Music has been capturing gorgeous wedding day moments since 2012. Which means over five years of experience making sure everything about your celebration is documented… and documented beautifully. And with Still Music, you’re hiring more than just a photography studio, you’re hiring a talented team that includes Lead Photog, Jeremy – a guy that knows how to transition from quiet, unobtrusive photojournalist to the commanding pro you’ll need during all of those group shots + family photos. He’s even been known to spend some quality time with the littlest members of your bridal party, take selfies with the bridesmaids, bond with your Father in Law and kiss the fur babies. Plus, he’ll quote The Office on demand. Sooo awesome.

Head to Facebook and Instagram to soak in some gorgeous inspo from Still Music, then give them a call to chat about all things wedding + their amazing packages starting at $3k. Trust us, once you get to know Jeremy and his wife, Erin, you’ll be 100% positive Still Music is the right choice for you. We promise.


What: Still Music is giving away $500 off any package for a 2017 wedding!

Who: One lucky reader, chosen completely at random, will be announced right here on SMP on February 17, 2017!

How: Simply leave a comment below telling us why photography is so important to you on your wedding day! (Ex: I want to be able to look back at all of those moments that I may have missed!)

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Mention Style Me Pretty to Still Music and receive $100 through December 31, 2017!

How to Find That Perfect Wine Country Wedding Venue

Searching for that perfect wine country venue? We’ve got you totally covered. Because today we’re hosting a little meet ‘n’ greet with L’Relyea Events, aka, the experts at finding that seriously stunning locale of your dreams. Think a crazy cool Venue Scouting Package with a team of planners that knows everything about hosting an awesome wedding. Do yourself a favor and scroll for the deets.

Guys, we know finding “the one” – and we’re talking venue – isn’t always easy. We’ve been there done that. Which is why the Venue Scouting Package at L’Relyea Events is just. so. genius.  I’m talking an amazing day of venue tours, lunch AND wine tastings (yum), all with the help of a team of planners + designers that hosts some of the most breathtaking events you’ll ever lay your eyes upon. How does it work? First, the team at L’Relyea Events will meet with you + yours to discuss style, budget and “wish list” items, then they’ll coordinate a day of venue visits (typically 4-5) that totally fits your vision. It’s an amazing way to see just what your wedding day could be, sans the sales pitch. We are sooo on board.

Ready to find that locale of your dreams? Contact L’Relyea Events TODAY to begin the process. You’ll be meeting with some of the most talented planners in the biz AND getting a sneak peek into just what your wedding day could be with L’Relyea Events’ at the helm. It’s what we call a serious win-win.

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Pacific Grove Engagement Session by Majesta Campbell Photography

Since we’re total suckers for romance around these SMP parts, we do jumps for joy when we see lovely little e-sessions full of sweet sentiments. And this shoot by Majesta Campbell Photography totally fits the bill. This adorable couple got engaged right on these same sandy shores and will say their I dos this month at a church around the corner. We love that! Click here for the rest!

 Click here for the FULL engagement session!

From Majesta Campbell PhotographyOn March 2nd, 2012, Brittany and Jordan accompanied me to the beautiful destination Lover’s Point in Pacific Grove, California, for their engagement session.  It was a beautiful day — a lot of sunshine and a little bit of wind, and an extremely loving, beautiful couple to photograph. We had the best time photographing Brittany and Jordan, who are just so ridiculously cute. (My “SO CUTE”-ing was off the charts that day.) We were able to visit the exact spot that Jordan proposed to Brittany on the rocky coastline at Lover’s Point, which was really special to watch them reflect on the moment through my lens. This romantic little spot overlooks the Monterey coast line and happens to be right down the street from the church they’ll be married at in June. We decided to take a couple more shots down by the water, and we found a little dock right off the wharf with the Monterey harbor in the background. It was so incredible — the lighting and the views. These two are just so genuine with each other. There were many moments throughout the day where I would stop myself from saying anything because of how authentic they were in front of the camera. I’m so lucky to have photographed such a wonderful couple in love!

Photography: Majesta Campbell Photography / Location: Lover’s Point in Pacific Grove, California