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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 …

Behind the Scenes of SY&Co.

We’re so excited to share this feature in Love Luxe Life! Shawna’s Q & A session wonderfully showcases what we’ve got going on right now and her mini-photo shoot is totally adorable! Shawna talks about how she got in the business, her favorite things, Nicole’s role in the company, and more! Head over to their website to read the full interview and see all of the behind-the-scenes images.  

WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Award 2011

Press Release Brea, CA – January 25, 2011 – WeddingWire, the nation’s leading wedding technology company, is thrilled to announce Shawna Yamamoto Event Design has been selected to receive the prestigious annual WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 for Event Design! Recognition for the Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 is determined by recent reviews and extensive surveys from over 750,000 WeddingWire newlyweds. Our past clients are among those that shared their experiences on WeddingWire, the largest wedding review site in the nation. Shawna Yamamoto Event Design stands among the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire community, representing quality and service excellence within the wedding industry. Awards were given to the top wedding professionals across 20 service categories, from wedding venues to wedding photographers, and were based on the overall professional achievements throughout the past year. “WeddingWire is honored to celebrate the success of the top-rated wedding professionals within the WeddingWire community,” said Timothy Chi, WeddingWire’s Chief Executive Officer. “With the annual Bride’s Choice Awards™ program, WeddingWire has the unique opportunity to recognize the best …