Are you searching for creative wedding themes for your specific taste or wedding styles for a particular season? Sacramento Bride & Groom is Northern California’s wedding guide. As you’ll see from our stories & photos below, we look at everything from Vintage Glamour, Urban Chic & Roaring 20s to a Summer Splash.

Magical Meadow

THE VENUE Now under new ownership, the historic Sloughhouse Inn has been renovated and renamed Meadowlands Restaurant. You’ll find a lush greenbelt surrounding the building, with a large grassy area perfect for wedding ceremonies under the permanent wooden arch structure. Say your vows overlooking the creek, surrounded by large, mature trees with plenty of shade.…

Her Morning Elegance

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Decor Profile: Harmon & Betha

Be social media worthy with a glamorous reception! Blush and white, gold and mirrors, this incredible celebration went beyond the pale. Mirrored furniture reflected all the beauty surrounding it and became the focal point for the wedding festivities. Clear is a new trend shown here in classic candelabras, chargers, glassware and chairs. Gold and blush…

Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead. When this theme popped up during a brainstorming session, we knew the exact place to make it a reality. Mission on the Hill in Vacaville was the perfect fit – as a modern facility built to replicate an old California mission, it was ideal! The color palette was a fun and…

Romance Isn’t Dead

Romance is back! Let’s embrace the all-important and almost forgotten R-word and take inspiration from this beautiful and romantic photoshoot. Embracing the freedom to make decisions together and delight in the romance and private moments of the day is the part of your wedding day that will stay in your heart forever. Styled and captured…

Clean & Clear

With the Tower Bridge just steps from the entrance to Embassy Suites Sacramento Riverfront Promenade, we had to set up our first ceremony site with it in view. With such a scenic backdrop, we didn’t need to add much to the spacious outdoor patio. A draped altar, clear hanging vases with vases of greens made…

Modern Metallic

Bold, elegant and modern describe this treatment of ballroom and ceremony garden at Hilton Sacramento Arden West! With the help of great design team, wedding planner Stephanie Webber of A Daydream Wedding made this space look absolutely stunning. We knew we had something special here when even the Hilton’s staff was impressed by how great…

True Romance

Weddings are romance, and in this case it was very true with our real life couple, Yuri & Stephen Lott. Newly married, this beautiful couple came out with us to the Grand Island Mansion.  Our love birds arrived in a horse-drawn carriage, shared a first look, then headed off to the ceremony site. Hundreds of…

Bohemia, The King of Punjabi Rap

Bohemia and Sunny Celebrating their Anniversary Contemporary Fusion Style Sacramento Bride and Groom is delighted to feature Bohemia and his beautiful wife Sunny as they were preparing to celebrate their third anniversary. Sunny was gracious enough to answer a few questions for us. How did you meet? We met casually through mutual friends, but we…

Garden Delight

Neutrals are trending, and perfect for clients who want a simple, and elegant look. This gorgeous Shantung Coppen Blue, adds a stunning experience in the centerpieces, napkins, cake table and welcome table linens. This contrast can be implemented in any setting whether it be rustic, traditional or modern. Be social media worthy with a rustic…

Fresh Country

ceremony setting Green grass, mature oak, idyllic pond and rustic barn make Field & Pond one the best outdoor venues around. For the ceremony, Jenn Robirds Events brought out a mixture of benches and chairs, flower arrangements along the grassy aisle, while Three Palm Events hung lighted rattan orbs from the majestic oak. Simple and…

Beauty and The Beast Theme Wedding

When the live action version of Beauty and The Beast came out we knew the perfect place to make this theme come to life. The Grand Island Mansion was of course happy to oblige, since they were fans themselves. With elegant touches added to the Collonade Room and dramatic lighting for both ceremony and dancing,…

SPARKLE Spring 2018 Styled Fashion Shoot Video

We are delighted to share this collaboration with Stephanie Webber of A Daydream Wedding and Sparkle Bridal Couture. We’ve had the pleasure of working with Stephanie for a few years now and watching her business grow. She is organized, creative and the ready for any challenge. Sparkle Bridal Couture specializes in curvy brides and has…

Country Dream

THE VENUE This majestic working olive grove surrounded by picturesque hills is Seka Hills, a new venue for weddings and events in the heart of the Capay Valley. The photos were taken while the fires in Napa were still going, otherwise you’d see the sweeping landscape of trees and golden hills. The majestic oak close…

Vintage Glamour

If you love vintage weddings, what can be more glamorous than Vizcaya for this beautiful display? Karen Caskey of An Impressive Event coordinated this stunning display of blush, gold and ivory with vintage tableware and decor pieces. The tables were adorned with pale pink sequin linens, head table with ruffles. Table settings consisted of clear…

Urban Chic

The coordination team at Something Planned Events pulled together this great urban chic theme which suited this intimate space perfectly. With tons of exposed brick inside and out plus polished cement floors, it was easy to add a little rustic and glam to the room. A farm table was designated for the bride and groom,…

Vintage Boho

Looking for a great venue with that cool downtown vibe? Studio 817 is exactly that. Exposed brick, high ceilings, glass roll-up doors and courtyard with Sacramento as your backdrop. Vintage furniture, lanterns, chiavari chairs and a variety of candle holders decorated the ceremony area, lounge and reception area. Studio 817 has a large selection of…

Summer Soirée – A Micro Wedding

The vision for this simple Summer Soirée was a micro wedding for newly married Tom and Hannah Wright and their friends. With having had a backyard wedding with family, we were pleased to give them a second celebration in the latest micro wedding style. With just 20 guests, the planning and set-up was easy. The…

Passionate Purple

Here’s a posh look: combine similar colors to create a monochromatic theme. A purple color palette with burgundy, fuschia and red accents was selected. You can see how beautifully these worked together. Gold accents provide just the right amount of sparkle to make the whole design a visual feast, from the ballroom to the ceremony…

Something Blue

Something old, something new, something borrowed and Something Blue! Gloria at Dogwood Party Rentals had an amazing collection of blue and white plates, vases and jars which inspired this look. Vizcaya was the perfect location for this elegant style. Navy pinstripe linens with a wider navy/white striped ribbon paired nicely. Silver vases, candle holders and…

Magical Metallics

How do you make an already perfect venue even more spectacular? That was the challenge for event planner Nicole Reece of Elegant Inspirations at the Historic Grand Island Mansion. Accents by Sage started with the classic simplicity of bright white florals at the ceremony site, setting off the impeccably verdant landscape. Next was the mansion’s…

Summer Splash

The ceremony starts with a rustic birch arch, topped with a summer blend of seasonal florals in soft pastels with a pop of bright pink. Mismatched antique chairs and an easy aisle runner of lighted lanterns brings the walkway to light. The enclosed courtyard is perfect for the cocktail hour. The lounge makes a great…

Roaring 20s

Who says a barn wedding needs to be rustic? Not us! We called upon Nicole Reese from Elegant Inspirations to help us bring the 20s into the 2000’s with this beautifully inspired wedding theme. Using emerald, black and gold, along with feathery florals, she brought the vision to life. Our couple wore a black tux…

Kentucky Derby

A little vintage, a little boho, this Southern style themed shoot has both. Willow Creek Events let us play in both the small barn and under their deluxe outdoor tented area. The surrounding property is lush with mature trees, flowers and lots of grass. Photo opportunities abound! The tables we set up in the small…

Pretty in Pink

Fairy tales come true at Grand Island Mansion. Designed with your inner princess in mind, this delicate pink and gold Spring afternoon tea is perfection. Vintage china, gold chargers and flatware, cut crystal glassware, with a mixture of pink and gold linens. Varying heights of delightful Spring centerpieces featuring Peony, Orchid, Ranunculus, Snapdragon, Sweet Pea,…