Friday, January 3, 2014

Enter to Win Custom Artwork from Mackenzie Purdy Designs

Enter to Win a custom framed illustration in your wedding gown, compliments of Mackenzie Purdy Designs. Your custom artwork will be an ink and colored pencil illustration, natural paper background (or white if desired) 8 1/2 x 11. You can enter to win by visiting her booth at the Bridal Premiere on Sunday, January 12th, 2013 at the Westlake Hyatt. 

Mackenzie Purdy has a love for fashion.  Growing up she told her friends that one day she would become a designer and create their wedding dresses. After high school, Mackenzie went to the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles where she studied Fashion Design. After receiving her degree, she was accepted into FIDM’s advanced Debut program.  Her passion for creating exquisite dresses was ignited while designing a line for her Debut runway show. After school she went on to design at a major retailer for several years. During this time she was constantly asked to design her friend’s wedding dresses.  While designing these dresses Mackenzie quickly found her passion: making a bride look absolutely stunning on her special day.



Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Videographers

Imagine being able to re-live the memories of your wedding day, watch your ceremony, hear the vows, and see your first dance again and again every year on your anniversary. A wedding video captures the movements and sounds that bring your wedding to life. Come check them out at the Bridal Premiere at the Westlake Hyatt on Sunday, January 12, 2014 Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.

Mr. Loki Productions
Greg Baltazar Barraza, the owner and creator of  Mr Loki Productions was inspired as a child watching his families old films and videos.  Captivated by the experience of living events through the eye of a camera, Greg realized the value of providing the illusion to others through various media outlets.  His attention to detail and unique approach allows viewers to be captivated and mesmerized by his work.



Andrew Fels Productions
Your wedding day is one of the most important and memorable days of your life, and you won’t want to forget one moment of it. Andrew Fels and his team of Los Angeles videographers will ensure that the beauty, grace, excitement, and emotion of the day is captured in its entirety. The team is also available to film all-occasion events.


Pivotal Media

Most brides and grooms report that while their wedding day is one of the most memorable days of their lives, they also felt like it was a “blur.”  You only have one ceremony and one reception.  You only put on the dress, wear the tuxedo and say “I do” this one time, and a video that is professionally filmed and edited by Pivotal Media will capture all the precious and priceless moments that signify the beginning of your life.

Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!

Live Music

There is nothing like the sound of live music at an event. Consider the beautiful elegance of  harpist Vonette to set a romantic atmosphere at your wedding. If you're looking for a live band to get the party started at your reception, you'll love Electricity! Come check them out at the Bridal Premiere at the Westlake Hyatt on Sunday, January 12, 2014 Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.

Electricity Band
Electricity Band is Southern California’s most unique cover band playing the top classic rock, pop, dance and R&B hits from today and all decades back to the 70’s. Offering fresh song selections, incredible vocals, and amazing musicians, they really get the crows going and dancing.  This band is a HIT!




Harp Music by Vonette

Vonette is one of the more highly regarded and versatile harpists in the US today.  She and her music have been featured on many radio stations, and her CD Vonette’s Holiday Harp Music is a favorite of Radio DJs during the holiday season.  She has been seen and heard on many television programs, and filmed and recorded in six different Disney movies.

Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!

Tuesday, December 31, 2013

San Fernando Valley Country Clubs

One of the most important decisions you make when it comes to your wedding is where it will be held. Take a look at these beautiful San Fernando Valley country clubs. Come check them out at the Bridal Premiere at the Westlake Hyatt on Sunday, January 12, 2014 Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.


Braemar Country Club
Braemar Country Club is nestled high in the Santa Monica Mountains and offers an exquisite environment for any private event, especially weddings. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide breathtaking panoramic views of the valley and surrounding mountains. Step out onto our wrap-around veranda and take in the picturesque sprawling greens of our championship golf. It is truly, an ideal setting for your special day.


Porter Ranch Country Club
Surrounded by the green rolling hills of the Santa Susana Mountains, Porter Valley Country Club’s picturesque setting is ideal for your wedding venue. The Club provides beautiful private dining rooms, great views, and perfect service that will bring lasting memories. Whether your wedding is intimate or extravagant, Porter Ranch Country Club staff will help you with every detail to make sure your day is flawless.

Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!


Photo Booths

Nothing is more fun than a photo booth at a special event, such as your wedding! Come check them out at the Bridal Premiere at the Westlake Hyatt on Sunday, January 12, 2014 Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.


Photo FX Booth
Fx Photo Booth brings state of the art technology, like HD viewing monitors, customizable green screen backgrounds, and instant emailing and social media uploads to the antiquated world of traditional photo booths.Photo FX Booth also provides up to 5 custom advertising side panels, perfect for Corporate Events, Holiday Parties, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, School Homecomings and Proms or Birthdays.



Once guests are inside the photo booth, they can get as wacky, silly, unique, outrageous, and hilarious as they can be! And the best part about it, their priceless expressions in the booth will be the life of the party. So CA Photo Lounge benefits include: Up to 10 people in the picture, booth is like a lounge, booths can be customized to match your decorations, and delivery and setup is included.  Don’t miss the fun of a photo booth at your special event.


In the Pix
At In the Pix, you can choose between two styles to fit your event:  The open style booth is the most popular because it can photograph between 1 and 10 or more people at a time.  All of the photo action can be seen by guests gathered around the booth creating a fun and engaging experience for spectators and participants. The enclosed style photographs one to four guests for a more candid photo session.

Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!




Gift Registries

Have you registered for your wedding gifts yet? Stop by the Williams Sonoma and Bed Bath & Beyond booth to get started! They will be at the Bridal Premiere on Sunday, January 12th at the Westlake Hyatt! Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.

Williams Sonoma, The Oaks Mall, Thousand Oaks
When Chuck Williams opened the first store in Sonoma, CA, in 1956, he offered a small array of cookware imported from France. Today, the product selection has grown to include electrics, specialty foods, cooks’ tools, bakeware and tableware from all over the world.  Williams-Sonoma offers more than 260 stores nationwide, and continues to inspire cooks everywhere.




Bed Bath and Beyond
Walk through Bed Bath & Beyond, and you never know what you’ll find… everything from “gotta have” items that serve every basic need to “ah-ha” products that solve common household quandaries to new and unique items that just hit their shelves. Bed Bath & Beyond believes in an every day low price policy that allows customers to buy with confidence. Stores can be found at almost every major city nationwide.




Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!

Fantastic Florists

There is something so magical about wedding flowers. The perfect choice of flowers can completely transform your venue into the perfect setting for your big day. These are some of the area's best florists who will be at the Bridal Premiere at the Westlake Hyatt on Sunday, January 12th. Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.

Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!

Happy Flowers
Lei-Ann Salter, owner of Happy Flowers, has been assisting brides in their wedding flower choices since 1985. The artistic quality and the beauty of weddings is what helped Salter choose to concentrate on wedding design to fulfill both her aesthetic and entrepreneurial goals. You have already made the biggest decision - to get married! Let Happy Flowers help you decide what flowers will make your day the most beautiful.


Flowers by Orie
Flowers by Orie is an award winning event florist, selected as the Wedding Wire Bride’s Choice award for the past four years. Orie can help you transform your vision into reality with experienced floral designers, freshest flowers, proven quality and exceptional value.  Every piece is a work of art, custom and unique based upon budget and flower selection.




Ponderosa Flower Shoppe
You have a story, a style and a dream.  Express those with flowers


PDL Designs
PDL Design Group is not just a florist but a concept designer.  Owner, Doug Lemen, works as a "Friend of the Family" rather than a vendor.  His individualized service is valuable to every bride as he helps her to visualize her dream.


Unique Floral Designs
Unique Floral Designs, which began as a hobby in 1997, has grown to a full-scale, Simi Valley floral design service. Laurie Comeaux, owner, expanded client services when her daughter, Heather Comeaux Wismann, joined the business as a Floral Designer and Event coordinator. Even with such continued growth and success, the heart of this business remains true, whereas personal attention is always a priority, and each client is treated like family.





Monday, December 30, 2013

Ventura County Country Clubs

One of the most important decisions you make when it comes to your wedding is where it will be held. Take a look at these beautiful Ventura County country clubs. Come check them out at the Bridal Premiere at the Westlake Hyatt on Sunday, January 12, 2014 Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount.


Spanish Hills Country Club
Spanish Hills Country Club offers couples an amazing wedding reception experience that would make any bride envious!  You will want for nothing and you’ll never tire of the scenery within the Santa Rosa Valley. Combining elegance with the informal warmth of a small company, Spanish Hills will organize every aspect of your big day. You only need to turn up and enjoy!


Wood Ranch Golf Club
Experience Wood Ranch Golf Club with its spectacular views. Framed by the rugged Santa Susanna Mountains, the upscale Simi Valley community of Wood Ranch is prized for its quiet lifestyle, wide boulevards and manicured lawns. At its center lies the exclusive Wood Ranch Golf Club and its striking contemporary clubhouse. View rolling greens, sparkling lakes and the Conejo Mountains while enjoying sumptuous cuisine and warm, friendly service. You will not be disappointed!


Moorpark Country Club
Surround your wedding day with beautiful moments and a promise that your day will be special. A wedding under the sky. A romantic gazebo centered on a lush green lawn.  A magnificent clubhouse offering panoramic views.  An elegant menu planned with the assistance of our professional chef.  A wedding consultant who will assist you with every detail. It will surly be an occasion to remember.


Sherwood Country Club
Luxury awaits you behind the gates of Sherwood Country Club. The beautiful grounds and clubhouse at Sherwood will astound your guests. Lush green hills, ancient oaks and roses abound at the stately and elegant Country Club.  Magnificent service, exquisite cuisine, unparalleled setting, and attention to detail will make your wedding one to remember for years to come.

Click here to be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card to any Bridal Premiere vendor of your choice!


Fabulous Photographers

Your wedding photographer plays such an important role in your wedding day. They document the most important day of your life and turn it into a beautiful work of art. Here are some of the incredibly creative and talented photographers who will be at our bridal show. We encourage you to come meet them and see their work in person at the Bridal Premiere on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at the Westlake Hyatt. Click here to purchase tickets to the show. Buying online instead of at the door gives you a discount. 

Many of the things that go into a great photograph are the very things that go into a great life. There is a vision to be evoked by any image.  It is that emotion that drives Joey Carman to do more than capture a beautiful image. It is the connection of soul that colors his photography. 



Photography is a true passion of Jenny Stein Photography. She feels fortunate to be able to photograph major events in people’s lives and to provide their visual memories. From the gentle look of love a bride gives her groom to the emotional glance exchanged between the bride and groom’s parents, she is there to capture the moment.


Offering a creative flare, Moments to Remember Photography combines classic, traditional photography with the artistic style of photojournalismFrom the moment a bride and groom walk through their door, until they walk down the aisle, Moments to Remember will be there to capture the most important event in a bride and groom’s life… their wedding day.



Elizabeth Engle offers a distinctive and classic style – a perfect blend of traditional and photojournalistic – to bring you beautiful pictures that will stand the test of time.  She is a life-long artist with a sense of creativity and talent to ensure exceptional Photography 4 All Phases of Life


It is more than images on paper; it is about captivating perspectives and visions with insight. Alex Neumann strives to create images that resonate with romance and inspire imagination.  His art is expressing passion through a photograph.


Toby Tucker has been photographing California weddings and engagement photos for a number of years. Many of Toby’s shots have a great use of light and a sense of timelessness. More than just stiff group photos, his work is a way of recording the real feel of your wedding, and you as a couple. His event photos are a beautiful way to remember the people and places that have come together for your wedding.


Sun-Dance Photography will capture all the details that make your wedding or event unique! In addition to breathtaking wedding photos, they also take very unique style engagement photos.  Owner, Blendi, always seeks beauty, passion and emotion in her images -- with a different perspective and a creative eye.


Check our blog again soon to see more of our featured vendors!