Corina and Miles . San Francisco, CA

Even though I’m an Illinois wedding photographer, San Francisco…one of my favorite cities! So needless to say, I was excited when Corina approached me about photographing their wedding day. I might have to do a part two to this post…!

They had a beautiful wedding, and here are Corina’s words about the inspiration behind their day:

Our inspiration came from Marie Antoinette!  I have always loved everything about her, from her fashion sense, to her daring, bold self, and the whimsical world she lived in filled with chandeliers and color.  I wanted to carry that essence of her into the wedding but still make it about us.  I had so much fun using all of the different colors, and being able to use our imagination.  It was extremely hard to find all of the perfect fabric colors and textures, and the right seamstress….but in the end it was all worth it and it really brought everything together. Family and friends really went out of their way to help us in any way that they could, and they made it that much more special.  Having a lot of diy elements definitely added that personal touch and made the wedding more unique.  I can’t say it wasn’t stressfull at all, but I can say looking back I had so much fun using our imagination and seeing it come to life.

wedding portraits, illinois wedding photography, artistic wedding photography, aurora illinois, aurora illinois wedding photographer
illinois wedding photographer, modern wedding photography, aurora illinois, vintage wedding photography, aurora illinois wedding photographer
san francisco wedding photographer, aurora illinois wedding photographer, vintage wedding photographer, chicagoland wedding photographer, artistic wedding photography
creative wedding photography, aurora illinois wedding photographer, vintage bride photography aurora illinois
aurora illinois wedding photography, vintage photography aurora illinois, san francisco wedding photography

photojournalistic wedding photography aurora illinois, artistic wedding photography, aurora illinois, aurora illinois wedding photography

vintage wedding photography illinois, chicagoland area wedding photography, chicagoland vintage wedding photography

Dress-Jinza Couture
Florist-I hand picked all of my flowers at the flower market
Ceremony & Reception Venue-Ambiance Antiques & Venue
Photographer- Rojo Foto Design
Brides Shoes-Asos
Makeup-Friend of the family, Charisse
Hair-One of my bridesmaids, Liz
Gloves, Necklace, Rings-Vintage
Groom’s & Groomsmen’s Suit’s-J. Crew
Groom’s Shoes-Asos
Cupcakes-That Takes The Cake
Rentals-Classic Party Rentals
DJ- Kool Kuts

Handmade Items:
Veil, Vintage Button & Flower Boutonnieres, Bride and Bridemaids Bouquets- Made with love by my bridesmaid, Liz
Bridemaids Dresses & Groomsmens Ties- Made by a family friend, Darla
Mason Jar Favors-Made by Groom’s Mother
Mr. & Mrs chair signs-Made by Bride & Groom
Thumb Print Sign in Tree-Made by Groom
Sweet Lovin’ Favor Sign-Made by Groom
Invitations-Designed by Bride & Groom, Formatted by Karen

I found all of my vintage buttons, some vintage accessories, doilies, some apothecary jars and inspiration at-Creative Crafters

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *