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  • Shine on America – Patriotic Wedding Inspiration Red, white, and blue, and a whole lot of love! I recently had the privilege of working with some of my favorite vendors in order to create a patriotic inspired wedding photoshoot at, The Inn at Rancho Santa Fe. This styled photoshoot is bound to give you lots of ideas on how to incorporate your military service or love for ...
  • A Very Stylish Garden Party – L’Auberge Hotel Styled Photo Shoot “Would you like an adventure now, or shall we have our tea first?” – Peter Pan Tea first please! I am so excited to share with you this styled shoot. This Shabby Chic inspired photoshoot can serve as your inspiration for your next charity event, bridal shower, or birthday party! The shoot took place at, L’Auberge Hotel in Del Mar, California, which ...
  • Planning Your Wedding With, Events by Gisele It’s hard to explain exactly what my clients receive when they hire Events by Gisele to plan their special events. Spending time with my clients allows me to better understand their expectations for me as an event planner, as well as their expectations for their event. When first meeting with my clients, I ask them to close their eyes and ...
  • Spirt of Syria – Helping Those Who Need It Most For the past five years, Syria has been plagued with a brutal civil war, forcing many to leave their homes with nothing but the clothes on their back. Many individuals and families make the long and arduous journey to countries around the world, escaping the violence and desolation back home. In an effort to help the Syrian refugees, many have ...
  • Love in Palm Desert – Julie and Neil’s Modern Chic Wedding A desert tableau, modern chic decor, and a stylish and very in love couple, makes for one beautiful wedding! As I look back at all of the beautiful pictures taken by Alicia Chandler Photography, I am reminded of all the personal details and special moments from Julie and Neil’s Palm Springs wedding. La Quinta Resort will always hold a special place ...
  • How to Plan an Easy and Elegant Christmas Party! Throwing a Christmas party is easy! Yes, I said it, easy! Christmas time is a busy time for everyone, but here are a few tips on how to easily plan and host an elegant Christmas party for your friends and family! Plan your Menu First things first, food! You have already chosen a date and invited the people on your guest list, ...
  • Talia’s Graduation Party It’s official, both of my daughters are now in college! Where does time go? I remember dropping them off for their first day of kindergarten like it was yesterday! Last year we celebrated Caleen graduating high school, and this year it was Talia’s turn. Talia wanted something different for her graduation  party, and I was more than happy to do ...
  • Delia and Feras’ Grand Hyatt Wedding! Everyone deserves to have their dream wedding become a dream come true! And that is why I am so excited to share the details from Delia and Feras’ dream wedding! The couple, originally from Arizona, decided to celebrate their love here in San Diego. I enjoyed showing them different places where they could have their ceremony, as well as connecting them ...
  • Radys Children’s Hospital Benefit Gala Every year I look forward to participating in the planning of the Radys Children’s Hospital Auxiliary – Rancho Santa Fe unit Benefit Gala. It is so rewarding to plan such an amazing event  for an organization that does everything it can for every single sick child that walks through its doors. With every passing year, we have been taking the gala ...
  • Elan’s Bar Mitzvah! Mazel Tov! I am so excited to share with you Elan’s Bar Mitzvah! Elan’s Bar Mitzvah was full of personal details and fun, and I can’t wait for you to see the pictures! First, just a little background on what exactly a Bar Mitzvah is. A Bar Mitzvah is a traditional Jewish celebration that marks a boy’s entrance into adulthood.According to secular ...

 

  • Katie and Kyle’s Santa Barbara Wedding! The sun was shining and love was in the air at Katie and Kyle’s Santa Barbara wedding! Whether the couple chooses to their first look before the ceremony or during, it is one of the most special moments of the day, and certainly exciting for the bride and groom. Katie and ...
  • Rita & Andy’s Elegant Grand Hyatt Wedding Let’s take a look at Rita and Andy’s royal wedding reception! Rita wanted to make sure that her wedding was different, and that is exactly what we did! Rita chose black, white, and gold, as her color scheme for the big day. The chosen colors translated into an elegant and royal ...
  • Ashley and Joe’s Coronado Wedding Ashley and Joe’s wedding can be described as “simple elegance”. Attention to detail was key, and adding upscale elements to bring the brides vision to life truly brought this wedding together.  They were married at Mary Star of the Sea Parish and held the reception at Coronado Golf Course– the perfect backdrop for this ...
  • Middle-Eastern Wedding in San Diego The holidays are a magical time, and for Ayla and Alaa, their wedding, which took place just after Thanksgiving, was equally as magical. Their wedding paid respect to their Middle-Eastern backgrounds: traditional middle-eastern food, live music, entertainment and dance, and elegant décor and accents in the bride’s favorite colors.  The flowers ...
  • Real Wedding | Joanna + Constantine | San Diego Weddings Any wedding at the US Grant Hotel is spectacular, yet Joanna and Constantine’s was truly over-the-top!  I helped plan and coordinate this elegant wedding, and in line with the couple’s classy taste, their wedding was definitely one of my all time favorites to coordinate! Constantine is Greek Orthodox; Joanna is Lebanese.  The wedding, ...
  • Bridal Headpieces that Inspire Bridal headpieces are a growing trend among brides; some add them in addition to the wedding veil, and others may opt to have one in place of the veil.  No matter the choice, the effect is the same: stunning. Recently, two of my brides wore ...
  • Destination Weddings – San Diego, California With a temperate climate and beautiful spaces aplenty, San Diego has become a destination spot for weddings for residents across north America. Boasting clients from the East Coast, Northern California and Canada, the variety and style of wedding hosted here in sunny South California is enormous. With the sun and ...
  • A San Diego Wedding Planner Perfect For A San Diego Wedding 0306_Marianne_Ross-smCongratulations! Gisele wishes you her warmest congratulations on your recent engagement! If you are looking for a San Diego Wedding Planner to create your “once in a lifetime wedding,” look no further. Gisele works side by side with you providing a fine-tuned, relaxed and worry-free experience. With so many details to ...