Wedding Vendor Recommendations

Thank you so much for choosing me to be your wedding photographer! I’m so looking forward to capturing the wonderful moments and personality of your celebration. I do my best to help the day run as smoothly as possible, and hopefully every other vendor you hire will be doing the same.

These are some of my favorite wedding professionals that I’ve either worked with before or bonded over a similar approach to weddings and our clients. Some vendors, such as bakers or florists, I rarely interact with but love their work. With others, like caterers, coordinators, and DJs, I get to see them in action and we work closely together throughout the day. However, I don’t usually have information on vendors’ current prices and availability, so please contact them directly to find out if they’re a good fit for your wedding.

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Coordinators, Planners, Stylists:
Pop the Champagne Events
Rebel Belle Weddings
Carly Rae Weddings
Moxie Bright Events
Mallory Lynn Weddings
Art & Soul Events
Grandes Fetes
Confetti Weddings & Events

029-elysian-la-weddingDJs and Musicians:
DJ Tessa
DJ Pasha
Dart DJ
Tita Poe
Shawn Vasquez of
Amazing Event DJs
Final Touch Entertainment

Jeremy at DJ Pros – Temecula
Ryan Owen Music – live string music for ceremonies
Sombra Quieta – 3 piece live band South American fusion music


Film and Videographers:
The Adventures Of
Fourth Films
Wandering Study
Aaron Mendez Films
Killer Nostalgia – Super8, 16mm, and 35mm films

Nicole_Mike_Wedding_web-407Photo Booths:
Heart Tree Photo Booth
Vintage Vault Photo Booth
Photo Bus
Slo-Mo Booth
Paper Moon Vintage Photo Booth

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Caterers, Bartenders, Food Trucks:
Huntington Catering Company (amazing vegetarian food)
Super Food for Super People
(lots of veggie, vegan, gf options)
Max City BBQ
Homegirl Cafe
24 Carrots
Flat Iron
 – both catering and food truck
Green Truck
Komodo Food Truck
Brasil Kiss Coffee Truck
Drink and Be Married – craft cocktails


Cakes, Cupcakes, Desserts:
Sweet Lady Jane
Velvet Cupcakes
Auntie Em’s Kitchen
Susina’s Bakery
Vanilla Bake Shop
Pie ‘N Burger
Fantasy Frostings


Mark’s Garden
Ninfa’s Flowers
Primary Petals
Felicity Blooms
Petal Floral


Hair and Makeup Artists:
Cheriene Galley Makeup
Vanity Belle Beauty Boutique
Something New Makeup and Hair
Beauty Box Echo Park
Missy Firestone, Styling by Melissa
Heidi Giselle, Darling Devils
Lindsay Fleischmann of Label Me Lindsay

Jacob Jurado – Jacob Marries
Cantor Jonathan Friedmann of LA’s humanistic Jewish congregation
Gina Zimmerman – Ceremonies of Grace
Reverend Michael – Orange County

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Beth Cyr
Melissa Joy Manning

Los Angeles wedding photographerI hope this helps! I will be updating it periodically as I work with new vendors, and please feel free to share anyone you’ve hired that you’d like me to add to the list. Here’s to a wonderful wedding day!