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The Knot: Kate + Martin’s Elegant Evening

  Kate and Martin celebrated their love with loved ones at the glamorous Carondelet House. Their color scheme of navy and white was carried through the bridal part design. Martin wore a classic navy tuxedo and the bridal party accented their color choices with grey floor length dresses. Candlelight was the perfect detail for Kate and Martin’s special day. Their tablescape design exceeded elegance was filled with glass details, lit candles, and fresh roses. Kate and Martin’s ceremony space featured clear chairs, elegant chandeliers and a wall that was decorated with fresh white flowers. Not only did the flowers offer a fragrant detail, they presented a flawless backdrop for Kate and Martin’s perfect day. Featured in The Knot! Order yours here! Vendors Coordinator: Encore Event Design Venue: Carondelet House Florals: Shawna Yamamoto Catering: Très LA Catering Photographer: Valorie Darling Videographer: Tim and Co Productions Rentals + Linens: A Rental Connection Lighting: Vox Photobooth: Mirmir Photography Transportation: B&W Transportation

Jennifer + Shekhar in South Asian Bride Magazine

We are thrilled to see Jennifer + Shekhar’s gorgeous Pasea Hotel & Spa wedding featured in the annual print issue of South Asian Bride Magazine! Planned by Ajita Chopra Events , our bride and groom’s nuptials were an event to remember as their day was filled with colorful and luxurious details starting with the outdoor ceremony to the ballroom reception that followed.  Special thank you to Braja Mandala Wedding Photography for capturing all the beauty of the day! Pick up the print issue on stands now or view it online HERE!   Vendors Photography: Braja Mandala Wedding Photography Decor: Shawna Yamamoto Event Design Planner: Ajita Chopra Events Day of Stationery: Inviteink Hair, Makeup: Dolled Up By Lulu Henna: Hinal Mehta Catering: Natraj Cuisine of India Cake: Sweet and Saucy Shop Venue: Pasea Hotel & Spa Video: Avec Lumière Productions Mascot: Bailey of LA Kings Baraat Transportation: Royal Exotic Car Rental

Grace Ormonde Feature: Love In Motion Styled Shoot

At Shawna Yamamoto Event Design, we help craft a unique and magical event space for our clients. My team and I worked closely with the wonderful event planner Hylah White, CEO of Hylah White Special Events to help execute the theme of “Love in Motion” on this styled shoot. On top of having the opportunity to work with such a creative team (vendors listed below), the styled shoot was featured on Grace Ormonde Wedding Style. The combination of our fresh and vibrant floral arrangements, flawless design decor throughout, impeccable industry professionals involved, and the atmosphere on the day of the shoot created the perfect aesthetic for this one-of-a-kind styled shoot. After visiting the venue At The P, hues of pink and purple seemed to be the perfect match as we wanted it to be whimsical and romantic and expand on what the event space offered. The inside of the main room had a nice brick wall that gave off a rustic feel which helped tie in all of our design elements. It surely was an …

Julianne Hough’s Wedding Featured on People Magazine

We are honored to have played a part of Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich’s magical wedding. See the full feature on People Magazine HERE. We designed a custom key seating chart area that was both interactive and an eye-catcher for guests. It was inspired by the beauty of the venue and the nature surrounding them. We also designed Brooks and Julianne’s signage. Take an inside look at their beautiful day below: From People Magazine: “It was a night of “perfection” for Julianne Hough. The Dancing with the Stars judge married NHL star Brooks Laichs on July 8 in a romantic, outdoor wedding on Lake Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, where Hough spent summer holidays growing up. “When I introduced Brooks to the lake, he fell in love with this special spot, and we knew this was where we wanted to raise our family and grow old together,” Hough, 28, tells PEOPLE in this week’s exclusive cover story. “It just felt right to be married here.” Designed by event planner Troy Williams of Simply Troy Lifestyle + Events, the wedding weekend was a celebration of love and …

Real Wedding: Ashley and Joseph’s Multi-Ceremony Wedding

The first time Ashley and Joseph met was during dental school orientation. After years of friendship, they began to realize the feelings they had for each other were much more than just a friendship. During their last year as students, they began dating. With Ashley being Indian and Joseph Egyptian, they combined what was important to both of them for their wedding which featured a church ceremony and a Hindu ceremony. Both ceremonies were uniquely beautiful showcasing traditions that made their celebration a wonderful multicultural event. Ashley and Joseph’s Multi – Ceremony Wedding was so beautiful, Muna Luchi Bride featured the wedding on their site! You can view it here.   Vendors Wedding Planner and Designer: Nahid‘s Global Events Ceremony venue: St. Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Church Reception Venue: The Langham Huntington Photography: Yair Haim Photography Videography: Robles Video Production Hindu Priest: Mr. Vinod Dave Hair and Makeup: Leeya Studio Florist: Shawna Yamamoto Event Design Hindu Ceremony and Reception Musician: DJ Kucha Lighting and A/V: Vario Production Dohl Player: Dhol Nation Camel for Barrat: Your Enchanted Carriages …