There are so many wonderful people serving the bridal business - they are too numerous to list all. But here are a few of my favorites who stand out for their dedicated creativity and ease to work with.

"I have never seen such a creative mix of flowers and fruits as you put together in that magnificent arrangement that adorned the buffet dining table."

~Frank T.
Oakland Groom



Italian Colors, Oakland
Steve or Alan / Catering Dept.
(510) 428-0771
Great for intimate weddings (up to 150 guests). They have fabulous CA cuisine food and are supportive and fun to deal with.

Blue Heron Catering
(510) 428-0781
Beautiful presentation, great food

Culinary Excellence
(925) 947-1090
Wonderful presentation, great pricing,
and, of course, delicious food.

Barbara Llewellyn Catering
Elegant! That says it all


Montclair Baking, Oakland
(510) 530-8052
Gorgeous cakes!


Kristy Hardy Photography
(510) 852-4192
Voted "Wedding Photographer of the year 2006"
by the Professional Photographers of the Greater Bay Area

Joe Lam Photography
Crisp, beautiful photos

Invision Productions
Cutting edge, artistic

Photos by Nano


Michael Wollenberg, Guitar
(925) 631-9078
Lovely, moving, acoustic guitar

Bertina Mitchell, Harpist
(415) 883-2464
If you need some gracious, classical music to lend grace to the ceremony, Bertina is
excellent. A great musician.


St. Orres, Gualala, CA
(707) 884-3303
There are no words adequate enough to describe the breathtaking, magical beauty of St. Orres. Three hours north of San Francisco, but a wonderful world away. Romantic setting, warm staff and great gourmet food - why travel? You can't ask for more!

San Franciso Bay Area
818-404-2686 (cell)