20 Aug

Morning, lovelies! Most exciting announcement this morning for you all. Ready? It’s our shiny new vendor guide!! We’ve been toiling away to make this an even more awesome place to find who you’re looking for, whether you’re a bride looking for the perfect photographer, or a floral designer excited to connect with couples who share the same aesthetic. Plus […]

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25 Jun

Stephanie + Matthew’s wedding is proof that a country club wedding doesn’t have to feel overly formal or the least bit stuffy. Stephanie says, I wanted my wedding to feel romantic and not grand. I was going for a mix of elegant and rustic. Not that there’s anything wrong with grand, but we totally get […]

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15 May

Look out SoCal Cakies, there’s a new venue in town (Long Beach to be exact)! We always get so excited when a new event space pops up. Why? Because it means that pretty soon after we start seeing all sorts of rad weddings there poppin’ up in our inbox. But for now, we’re sharing the […]

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10 Apr

What do you do when you adore the idea of getting hitched in Mexico, but a destination wedding just isn’t in the cards? You bring the fiesta to you, of course!  Take it from Alexa + Steve. Alexa is an art director you see, so she was able to design her dream Mexican fiesta right […]

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28 Mar

Yeah, we’re pretty spoiled living in Southern Cali. But hey, at least we never forget it or take it for granted. Instead, we thank our lucky stars everyday for the year-round sunshine, sandy beaches, and beautiful wedding venues nestled in the rolling hills of the Santa Monica Mountains. Shannon + Marcus chose one of those […]

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27 Feb

It’s almost impossible to imagine that 100 Layer Cake is 5 years old this month. FIVE YEARS! So much has happened with our business and our personal lives in the last five years. We thought we’d take a minute to reintroduce ourselves to you all, old readers and new. Because it’s always nice to know […]

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25 Feb

When you’re defining your wedding day style, you can really get as specific as you want. On a weekly basis, we hear all kinds of lovely descriptions from ‘rustic elegance’ to ‘understated glamour.’ But it’s not everyday you hear “Hemingway’s beach house in Cuba, but transplanted to La Jolla, with a bit of Moroccan flair […]

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17 Feb

We love us a good ranch wedding. They’re rustic and cozy, with a kind of down-to-earth goodness you just can’t find in a ballroom or on a beach (or almost anywhere else for that matter). Laurel + Frank’s wedding totally has that homegrown feel doesn’t it? From the warm, auburn florals to the mismatched bud […]

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27 Jan

Hope you all had a fabulous weekend! Ours was just great, and now we’re ready to start the last week of January with a major beauty, captured by Braedon Flynn Photography. Event design powerhouse teams, Jesi Haack Designs and JL Designs are teasing us with this one. We easily mistook it for a French countryside wedding, but nope. […]

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22 Jan

Big and elaborate weddings aren’t for everyone. But if you’re tinkering around with the idea of eloping but worry that it means you have to skimp out on the pretty details, the first part of this inspiration shoot from Scott Clark Photo and Hallie Slade of LB Events is going to show you how to keep things low key, […]

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