WPW Double Header! Rock & Romance by Sarah Yates

A litte bit country, a little bit rock ‘n roll

Some people are die-hard techno fans or just love folksy rock, but my iPod’s got a little bit of everything. Similarly, I can fall in love with a homespun DIY wedding one week and an edgy punk party the next. I guess I like my wedding porn like I like my music: Eclectic. And this week, I just couldn’t choose between these two totally different weddings from uber-talented photographer Sarah Yates. So here’s one wedding that’s sweet farmland country, and another that’s all edgy Hollywood rock ‘n roll. Choose your poison. <!–more–>

{*What’s Wedding Porn Wednesday?}

First at bat: Joel and Ricci’s Rocker Glam San Diego Bash. This cool couple loves music, and their wedding at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego is a reflection of their passion for all things that rock. Like Ricci’s corseted, ruffly Betsy Johnson wedding dress.

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Ricci’s  her badass sparkly red shoes are by Christian Louboutin. The fabu feather fascinator comes from YJ Design on Etsy. And those layered necklaces? I don’t know who made them, but I know that Ricci’s wearing ‘em well.

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LOVE the minimalist hanging flower arrangements for the ceremony, by the flower geniuses at Botanica in SD.

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Below, what may very well be my favorite wedding photo ever.

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Okay, did you get all the rock n’ roll partying out of your system? Good, because we’re taking it down a few notches and heading to the farm (well, actually the ranch at Rancho Santa Fe) for Emily and Eric’s Sweet White Countryside Wedding

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Isn’t Emily an absolute vision in those sweet mary janes, the classic pearl jewels, and an elegant chignon with the veil placed below?

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Emily’s lovely and ladylike wedding dress is by Modern Trousseau. The sunflower bouquets, old farmhouses, and weepy trees appear to have come straight from heaven. Or dreams.

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The birdhouse, the tin pitchers, and the hand-lettered chalkboard signs are perfect complements to the wildly gorgeous white flowers that are just everywhere at this wedding. Check out that bedecked tree swing — what a stunning romantic vision! Beyond Inviting Couture is responsible for making this blooming country floral dream a reality.

Thanks for hanging with us for the WPW double-header! If you loved these images, check out Sarah Yates’s blog for more brilliance.

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5 Comments

  1. It’s official — I’m addicted to Wedding Porn Wednesday. This is my first time leaving a comment. So here goes — I love both weddings, they are so special and full of lovely detials.

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