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Blushing Black Tie Affair at The Four Seasons

I'm convinced it doesn't get any better than a blush colored Monique Lhuillier. Or a series of the sweetest kisses photographed by Elizabeth Messina. Or anything and everything floral that Mindy Rice crafts. Or church pews by Found Vintage Rentals decorating the ceremony.

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Holiday Entertaining with Lisa Vorce

When celebrity event planner Lisa Vorce invites you to peek at her home, all decked out for the holidays no less, you know it's going to be good. Christmas pretty of the loveliest variety adorned every surface, and we are beyond smitten. While we were at it, we took the chance to pick her brain on all things holiday entertaining and her advice is some you don't want to miss! Captured by the wildly talented...

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Ojai Valley Inn & Spa Wedding from Elizabeth Messina Photography

Just when you imagine that this day of gorgeous events from Elizabeth Messina could not possibly be topped, it gets topped in a major, major way. An elegant, crazy beautiful kind of way masterminded by Merryl Brown Events  with flower combos like you wouldn't believe by Mindy Rice set against the prettiness of ...

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Ojai Valley Rehearsal Dinner from Elizabeth Messina Photography

In the scheme of wedding weekends, rehearsal dinners are a pretty big deal. They set the tone for everything to follow, and give couples a chance to shake those jitters before the Big Day. And this Ojai Valley Inn affair? Well, it's the kind of rehearsal I'd die to attend. Mostly because Merryl Brown Events and ...

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Behind the Scenes With Claire Pettibone

I can spot a Claire Pettibone dress from a mile away. There's a sense of effortless whimsy and romance woven into every collection that's completely beyond compare. And since we happen to be some of Claire's biggest fans (seriously, we should make t-shirts), we decided to catch up with everyone's favorite design darling to find out just what makes her tick.

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Santa Barbara Wedding from Elizabeth Messina

Opening a wedding seen through the lens of the lovely Elizabeth Messina is like opening the prettiest of presents. She never fails to capture layer after layer of pure gorgeous, and enviably, makes me fall head over heels in love with each image in the collection. Case and point? This Bacara Resort & Spa beauty planned to perfection by ...

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Malibu Wedding from Elizabeth Messina + Bluebell Events

If ever there was a photographer that had a way of capturing all the beautiful moments of a wedding, both big and small, it would surely be Elizabeth Messina. And she does so with such beauty; the kind that transforms a wedding photograph into pure, unabashed art. This seaside affair is a celebration of all those moments between a gorgeous couple and their precious baby girl that resulted in a day designed by ...

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California Wedding from Mindy Weiss + Elizabeth Messina Part II

If you thought the first part of today's affair was beautiful, you're going to want to crawl through your computer screen over the second part. That dress by Monique Lhuillier that literally induced squeals heard round the office. The ceremony and reception that were crafted into pure magic under a canopy...

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California Wedding from Mindy Weiss + Elizabeth Messina

From the second I caught wind that Mindy Weiss was deep in the throws of planning her son's wedding to his love Tali, I just knew this wedding needed to find a pretty home on SMP. And the good ol' Texas cheerleader spirit fingers came out when Mindy and Elizabeth bestowed the goods. Not only is the beauty in the details lovingly crafted by Mindy Weiss but it's the sheer joy and love found...

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Santa Barbara Photo Shoot from Mindy Weiss + Elizabeth Messina

We have a little afternoon delight for connoisseurs of the wedding variety. It's a mash-up of Mindy Weiss and Elizabeth Messina all afternoon and we honestly can't think of a better pairing. Mindy's pitch perfect styling and Elizabeth's eye for a gorgeous image; they're like peanut butter and jelly, those two. Actually, make that s'mores and these s'mores are being served up on a...

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A Lovely Workshop by Elizabeth Messina + A GIVEAWAY!

We've been basking in all things Elizabeth Messina today on SMP. And this next piece of Kiss the Groom perfection is the epitome of Elizabeth style. Soft, romantic, heartbreakingly beautiful. This is the canvas for her latest workshop which we figured was the perfect way to kiss your day with a bit of bridal inspiration - from the stunning palette to the whimsical details, from...

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Encaustic Photo Workshop by Elizabeth Messina + Leah MacDonald

We recently had the chance to sneak behind the Elizabeth Messina curtain of awesome and sit in on her Lovely workshop (appropriately titled might I add). It was filled to the brim with gorgeous details, crazy talented attendees and Elizabeth, who is a wealth of photography know-how and one of the coolest people on the planet <-- good combo. She also has amazingly talented friends. One of them being Leah MacDonald, founder of...

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Adornments by Twigs & Honey + A Book Giveaway!

The second we caught wind that Myra Callan, the insane talent behind Twigs & Honey, was teaming up with our beloved Elizabeth Messina to produce a book, we knew it was going to be good. The kind of pinch me this can't be real it's so gloriously beautiful kind of good. And we were right. It's a how-to on making twenty pretty accessories for your wedding day or any old day...

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Laguna Beach Wedding by Elizabeth Messina

We've been celebrating the genius of Elizabeth Messina all day in honor of her stunning new book that hit the shelves today (with a giveaway right here on SMP) and we're capping off the day with a gorgeous bang. A stunning Laguna Beach wedding that Elizabeth captured with fine art status. And a couple that literally can't stop...

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Elizabeth Messina Book Giveaway!

By now you can probably tell that we are proud members of the Elizabeth Messina fan club at SMP. Very proud. Sing it from the rooftops proud. So when she offered to giveaway her GORGEOUS book, The Luminous Portrait, to one very lucky SMP reader, we jumped. Because we know you are all proud members of the...

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Elizabeth Messina Q&A

Can I let you in on little secret? Elizabeth Messina is my girl crush. Sure, Kate Middleton or maybe Jennifer Aniston might be more popular as far as girl crushes go, but for me it's Messina all the way. Not only is she talented beyond anything I will ever understand (her images have literally taken my breath away before - no lie), but she is also caring, compassionate and gorgeous on top of it all. So when I got the chance to ask her a...

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Kirstie Kelly 2013 Wedding Dress Preview by Elizabeth Messina

Clear those schedules wedding mavens. We have a day chock full of Elizabeth Messina and this Queen of Photography is sharing everything from jaw-dropping gowns to her brand new book + a giveaway and right on through to a lovely real wedding. It's Messina Madness. But first, we're diving head long into layers of Dreamy McDreaminess in the form of short dresses, long dresses, pretty dresses, so freaking fabulous we want to eat them...

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Santa Barbara Wedding at the Four Seasons Biltmore by Elizabeth Messina Part II

If Elizabeth Messina had a fan club, we would be her number ones. Sometimes we just want to tag along and hold her camera bag so we can witness that magic being created. Honestly Elizabeth, CALL US. We’re great bag holders. So before we delve into the knock-out cocktail hour and reception we want to feature some of the beauty that is Elizabeth's art-inspired images. Gallery worthy doesn't even begin to describe them. They're...

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Santa Barbara Wedding at the Four Seasons Biltmore by Elizabeth Messina Part I

The minute I laid eyes on this next wedding, I was done. Absolutely, completely, wildly in love done. It's the style musings of Mindy Weiss mixed with the pure, unabashed beauty of Elizabeth Messina's photography that gets me every single time. And the result is total wedding heaven. Like pinch me, is this really my job kind of heaven with a ceremony site that literally stopped me...

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Bridal Shower Inspiration Week: Beverly Hills Shower by Mindy Weiss Party Consultants

This week is Bridal Shower week on SMP, with a sprinkling of the prettiest showers we could get our hands on. And this celebration, planned and designed by Mindy Weiss for her beautiful daughter in-law and photographed by our sweet friend, the crazy talented Elizabeth Messina, is shower perfection. All wrapped up into one absolutely darling, sunshine inspired fete. Overflowing, of...

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