Meet with Us at Our Office in Southern California

Posted on September 7th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

Best Floral Designers Mexico, Event Design Los Cabos

WE’RE CALIFORNIA DREAMING, which is a good thing as we’re heading up to our office in Orange County in just a couple of days! We’re looking forward to some super special meetings with clients and potential clients, as well as with some of the wedding industry’s best professionals, artisans, locations, and suppliers. Our days in SoCal are never […]

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Your Bridal Bouquet: The Perfect Accessory

Posted on September 2nd, 2016 by Elena Damy

LIKE NINA’S BRIDAL BOUQUET SHOWN HERE, your wedding bouquet is the final expression of your wedding ensemble. It’s the last piece of bridal style puzzle and it generally brings tradition, joy and freshness to your silhouette. HELD FOR SUCH A SHORT TIME, like the wedding gown itself, it is amazing how the bride’s bouquet can be such a […]

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Leaning in to Love

Posted on August 31st, 2016 by Claudia Morales

WE HAVE ALWAYS LOVED THIS SWEET PHOTO of Erich and Erica taken on their wedding day by Chris Plus Lynn Photographers. Their casual, loving pose says so much about their love for each other, but also how that love story was shared in true Cabo style! Sophisticated, relaxed, and romantic! {Photo taken at Esperanza, An […]

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Step Out in Style in Sergio Rossi’s Swarovski Crystal Sandals

Posted on August 30th, 2016 by Melissa Paul

ALWAYS ON THE HUNT for the perfect pair of wedding shoes for our clients, when we saw these sexy modern stilettos from Sergio Rossi, we had to share them with you! These delicate, laser-cut Swarovski crystal sandals from Sergio Rossi, aptly named “Tresor” or treasure, are glamorous, cutting edge and sophisticated for today’s modern bridal […]

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A Pink Ombre Wedding in Cabo San Lucas

Posted on August 24th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

AS FEATURED THIS WEEK ON STYLE ME PRETTY DESTINATION WEDDINGS, you’ll see just how lovely Marilyn and Jarrett’s sweet pink ombre wedding was… and it took plae right here in our little slice of Mexican paradise, Cabo San Lucas! From their romantic ceremony on the beach, to their lively cocktail reception in the cantina, to […]

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Shoesday Shopping in New York!

Posted on August 23rd, 2016 by Elsa Dilasser

OUT AND ABOUT IN NEW YORK CITY! I had a fantastic afternoon of bridal shoe shopping up and down Madison Avenue! After popping into famous shoe boutiques such as Christian Louboutin and Giuseppi Zanotti, both regularly worn by our brides, I ended up in shoe paradise at Jimmy Choo! JIMMY CHOO’S NEW BRIDAL BOUTIQUE is every bride’s […]

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Under the Palm Trees at Esperanza Resort

Posted on August 22nd, 2016 by Carlos Damy

HAPPY MONDAY dear friends! We thought we’d start off the week of wedding planning with this photograph from a recent wedding we designed at the always incredible Esperanza, an Auberge Resort. Ordinarily, we share photos of our floral chuppahs or decorative ceremony backdrops. But we fell in love with this photo from 4 Eyes Photography which […]

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Our Top 5 Favorite Wedding Shoes by Badgley Mischka

Posted on August 9th, 2016 by Elsa Dilasser

BADGLEY MISCHKA sure makes some pretty wedding shoes! And since it’s always a good time to buy a pair of fabulous heels we thought we’d share our top 5 favorite wedding shoes from the always on trend and beyond stylish, Badgley Mischkka. Beginning with this stunner…   DEKER is a sophisticated satin heel perfectly poised to add […]

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Wedding Inspiration: Modern Organic Design in Shades of White

Posted on August 8th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

THE MODERN, MINIMALIST ARCHITECTURE of Mar Adentro, one of Los Cabos’ newest luxury hotels, has shaken things up here in Baja! With such an innovative and powerful design statement before us, we couldn’t help but be inspired! Elena, our Creative Director and Lead Floral Designer, said “a well-designed space like [Mar Adentro], with its seamless, clean […]

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Sneak Peek at Sherry & Eric’s Wedding Film from Cinematic Touch

Posted on August 3rd, 2016 by Claudia Morales

HOW MUCH DO WE LOVE THIS WEDDING HIGHLIGHT REEL? A whole lot! It is tremendously fun to experience Sherry and Eric’s joyful celebration again as told through the eyes of wedding cinematographer Angel Zapien of Cinematic Touch. We thank Angel for sharing it with us! But we have to extend a GIANT thank you to Sherry and Eric […]

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Golfing, Los Cabos Style

Posted on August 2nd, 2016 by Melissa Paul

THE PGA TOUR MAY BE ON HIATUS UNTIL NOVEMBER, but you can put your skills to the test on five stunning, championship courses right here in Baja! Los Cabos is renowned as one of the premier golf destinations in the world with five championship level courses to choose from, all with dramatic settings of  crashing […]

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Classic Elegance: Manolo Blahnik Hangisi Pumps

Posted on August 2nd, 2016 by Melissa Paul

LET’S BE  HONEST. Ever since Sarah Jessica Parker wore her crystal buckle, blue satin Hangisi Manolos at her wedding in “Sex and the City” we’ve ALL dreamed of doing the same. And why wouldn’t we? In any color, from hot pink to emerald green, the Hangisi from master craftsman Manolo Blahnik is distinctive and elegant. Although well-known around the world prior to […]

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On Trend: Pre Wedding Photo Shoots

Posted on August 1st, 2016 by Melissa Paul

WHAT A FRESH IDEA! If you’re heading down to Mexico for your destination wedding, and all your nearest and dearest family and friends are coming along to party with you, why not include a fun, lifestyle fashion shoot in your wedding schedule!? Your whole bridal party can take part in a playful photo shoot in the days […]

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Reflecting the Love: A Sweet Ceremony by the Sea

Posted on July 29th, 2016 by Elena Damy

THE RESORT AT PEDREGAL in Cabo San Lucas offers many beautiful locations on property for wedding ceremonies. But this one is beyond beautiful! Floating in a tranquil reflecting pool just feet away from the expansive blue ocean, with puffy clouds mirrored in the water, sigh, is a ceremony setting like no other. Simple, natural floral design is […]

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Hands in the Air for a Joyful Entrance

Posted on July 28th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

WE JUST LOVE THIS joyful entrance by the bride and groom! Their bridal party pulled out all of the stops to make sure they ran threw a tunnel of confetti, blessings, cheers, and applause! That’s EXACTLY how it should be done! And since it’s Thursday, and the weekend is just one day away, we’re cheering […]

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Find Your Tribe

Posted on July 25th, 2016 by Melissa Paul

FIND YOUR TRIBE.  “You know, the ones that make you feel the most you. The ones that lift you up and help you remember who you really are. The ones that remind you that a blip in the road, is just that, a blip. They are the ones that when you walk out of a […]

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Emily and Robert’s Glamorous Pink & Gold Wedding

Posted on July 20th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

HIGH SCHOOL SWEETHEARTS Robert and Emily chose the beaches of Baja California Sur as the location for their dream wedding. Take a peek at their gorgeously glamorous wedding below, and the story behind their match made in heaven in D Weddings Magazine. {Credits: Floral and Event Design: Elena Damy; Design Rentals; Del Cabo Event Design; […]

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The Tradition of Papel Picado

Posted on July 19th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

PAPEL PICADO, which means cut or perforated paper, is a decorative storytelling craft made out of tissue paper or vinyl “cut” into ornamental designs. Generally seen strung together into long banners that crisscross a street, a courtyard or an entire party tent, these all white or brightly colored flags are traditionally used throughout Mexico to decorate […]

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Our Monday Muse? Baja Itself

Posted on July 18th, 2016 by Elsa Dilasser

WHENEVER POSSIBLE, our Creative Director and company namesake, Elena Damy, loves to travel around Baja to experience firsthand the natural beauty, artistic finds and architectural wonders of Mexico. She finds inspiration in the simplest things, like this beautiful rustic door in Todos Santos. Paired with the weathered terra cotta pots filled with bougainvillea, red brick arched […]

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Brocade Obsession

Posted on July 15th, 2016 by Elena Damy

BELIEVE IT OR NOT, this lovely lady isn’t the bride. Nor is she a professional model. She’s the maid of honor, or was, at a dreamy wedding we recently planned in Los Cabos, Mexico. Apparently, her strapless ivory brocade gown from Alice + Olivia has caused quite a stir online. And why wouldn’t it? It’s sophistication […]

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The Temptation of a Beach-Inspired Wedding Cake

Posted on July 14th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

WHEN A CLIENT ASKED OUR WEDDING PLANNERS about where to get their wedding cake, we thought of this beautiful, all-white, beach-inspired cake from Sweet Dreams Special Occasion Cakes in San Jose del Cabo. Deena Abadiano, the cake artist at Sweet Dreams, is passionate about pastry and it shows. But for Deena, the inside is just […]

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Wedding Style from the Soles Up

Posted on July 12th, 2016 by Claudia Morales

YES, SOMETIMES IT STARTS FROM THE SHOES!  That emotional connection that lingers. The indelible spark that defines everything. Your bridal style can be triggered by anything! Who says it has to start with your wedding gown? Why not work from the bottom, up! Shoes of any sort tend to be brave outlets for one’s personality and individual […]

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The Music of Mexico: Mariachi

Posted on July 11th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

KNOWN THROUGHOUT THE WORLD as the symbol of Mexico, mariachi music evokes the history and traditions of Mexican culture. Some go so far as to call it the “sound of Mexico” and claim that to hear mariachi played is to welcome joy, festivity and celebration into your heart. Which is probably why you see mariachi bands at most […]

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Luxurious Art Deco Ballroom Wedding

Posted on July 8th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

THIS GORGEOUS ART DECO WEDDING RECEPTION was the grand finale event in a whirlwind week of bridal parties and wedding celebrations coordinated by Exquisite Events, and we were thrilled to be a part of it! Many of the other events for this destination wedding took place outside, like this one, on scenic terraces, grassy lawns and sandy beaches. […]

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Impressions of New York: Elie Saab’s Newest Collection

Posted on July 6th, 2016 by Claudia Morales

IT’S PARIS FASHION WEEK and we’re watching as closely as if we’re watching Beyonce at half-time at the Superbowl! One gorgeous collection after another is hitting the runways, with many sure to inspire our fashionista brides! One designer has caught our eye already, the always gloriously glamorous ELIE SAAB, and we know his Impressions of […]

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Shop Cabo: From Mexico with Love

Posted on July 5th, 2016 by Elsa Dilasser

GIVE YOUR GUESTS THE GIFT OF BAJA! As a small business, we do our very best to support other small local businesses here in Baja, as well as the overall Mexican economy. Which is why we carefully research local shops and artisan studios for unique and artful products that serve our event designs, but also for welcome bag gift […]

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Love is Friendship Set on Fire

Posted on July 4th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

WE CAN’T THINK OF A BETTER WAY to celebrate the Fourth of July with our American friends, than to share these fun photos of one of our couples, dancing under the falling stars of fireworks at their wedding. Nothing but pure joy!!! “Love is friendship set on fire…” — Jeremy Taylor HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY! {Photos […]

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A Pretty Pink Floating Flower Arrangement

Posted on July 1st, 2016 by Elena Damy

WE THINK THIS PRETTY PINK FLOWER ARRANGEMENT is all the wedding inspiration you need to get you through the long weekend of dreaming {and scheming} about your wedding! I designed this long pink and gold dinner table for an event at a super chic and extremely exclusive private club here in Los Cabos. The tablescape included […]

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Beautiful from the Back: Carolina Herrera

Posted on June 28th, 2016 by Claudia Morales

THE BACK OF THIS MODERN SCULPTURAL GOWN from fashion design legend, Carolina Herrera’s Spring 2017 Collection, is simply stunning! It has twists of silky fabric, a little peek-a-boo crystal bandeau, and a strapless top to show off your Baja bronzed shoulders! Demur and sexy, all at once. The perfect wedding gown to take you from […]

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Monday Muse: I Will Tomorrow

Posted on June 27th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

“I swear I couldn’t love you more than I do right now, and yet I know I will tomorrow.”— Leo Christopher BEAUTIFUL, PASSIONATE WORDS to inspire your week of wedding planning… Happy Monday! xo {Photos courtesy of Alec & T Photography}

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Blushing Beauties & Their Bouquets

Posted on June 24th, 2016 by Melissa Paul

THE SWEETNESS OF BLUSHING PINK bridal bouquets held by two beautiful women is just too much for us on this Floral Friday! The bride, Marilyn, carried a hand-tied bouquet of pale to true pink flowers that included a textural mix of English Garden Roses, fragrant Hyacinth, feathery Astilbe, delicate Spray Roses, and ruffled Ranunculus. Her […]

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Meghan & Keith’s Bohemian Chic Baja Wedding

Posted on June 22nd, 2016 by Carlos Damy

SOMETIMES THE SWEETEST LOVE STORIES are the ones that begin again, long after the first meeting. Meghan and Keith met 17 years ago in middle school but only started dating five years ago when they were reintroduced by mutual friends. From the moment they rediscovered each other, their relationship evolved naturally, with genuine kindness, support, love, and a real zest […]

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Namaste: Words & Meaning to Share Beyond Yoga

Posted on June 21st, 2016 by Claudia Morales

TODAY IS INTERNATIONAL YOGA DAY, which is just perfect as we all need a few reminders to take care of ourselves in a loving, peaceful manner. And, when we think of how stressed and overwhelmed our wedding clients can get at the idea of planning their wedding so far from home, we are grateful to share […]

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Creating Space for Love

Posted on June 20th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

WE ENCOURAGE YOU to create space this week for what inspired your engagement in the first place: LOVE. Casual, imperfect, messy but mesmerizing love that makes you laugh out loud, speak volumes with just a look, and reach for each other without hesitation… {Photo credit: Chris + Lynn Photographers}

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Elena Damy, Creative Director & Lead Floral Designer

Posted on June 17th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

ELENA DAMY CREATIVE DIRECTOR, LEAD FLORAL DESIGNER & FOUNDER The essence of ELENA’S signature style lies in her keen ability to find inspiration in a great variety of artistic disciplines (fashion, flowers, architecture, painting, travel…) and to creatively translate them into a modern, vibrant style that exudes effortless elegance and classic composition. While living in Paris, she […]

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Hierbabuena, Restaurante y Hortaliza, A Farm-to-Table Garden Oasis in Baja California Sur

Posted on June 14th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS LUSH ZEN-LIKE OASIS IS ENDEARING. It’s just off the beaten track, down a long winding dirt road, but that’s as it should be because Hierbabuena, Restaurante y Hortaliza is a farm-to-table restaurant right here in beautiful Baja. And when we say farm-to-table, we mean your table is sitting smack dab right in the middle of […]

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Look Into Each Other’s Hearts

Posted on June 13th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

“If we could look into each other’s heart and understand the unique challenges each one of us face. I think we could treat each other much more gently, with more love, patience, tolerance and care.” — Marvin J. Ashton {Photo courtesy of Ana & Jerome}

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For the Love of Bridesmaids

Posted on June 8th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

TO HAVE BRIDESMAIDS, OR NOT? That can be an important question for today’s brides, particularly destination brides. “Do I need bridesmaids for my Cabo wedding?” or “How many bridesmaids should I have?” are common questions that we hear from some of our clients. What advice do our wedding planners offer? “The answer is a personal one that […]

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Sea Turtles, the Spirit Animals of Los Cabos

Posted on June 7th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

SEA TURTLES ARE THE SPIRIT ANIMALS OF LOS CABOS, maybe even all of Mexico! They symbolize endurance, protection, good fortune, hope, and happiness. Powerful, graceful creatures that many of our clients are inspired by when they choose Baja California as their wedding location. But many people are unaware of the sea turtles’ long history. Would you […]

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Monday Muse: Only You Could Whisper Rhapsodies

Posted on June 6th, 2016 by Carlos Damy

“Only you could do it. Only you could steal words from my tongue, heartbeats from my chest, colorful landscapes from my eyes. Only you could touch hidden places, fill the empty spaces, and only YOU could whisper love rhapsodies into my soul.”– Anita Krizzan BEAUTIFUL WORDS to absorb this sweet Monday morning… combined with one of our most […]

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