Exquisite Magazine Shoot Fall 2011

I had the pleasure of doing a shoot for Exquisite Wedding’s Fall 2011 issue at The Rancho Bernardo Inn. The title of this table top is “The Wedding Crasher” inspired by the crashing chandelier. Enjoy!

Wide shot of photo shoot


Reception Table Names

Chandelier of Flowers

I used these beautiful jewlery holders as placecards.

Guest Name

Tabletop Place setting


Wedding reception

I gave this tabletop 2 signiture drinks. The first is a Amaretto Cranberry Kiss concockted by the Director of Outlets, James Cassady at the Rancho Bernardo Inn.

Amaretto Cranberry Kiss

1.5 oz. Grey Goose

0.5 oz. Amaretto

2 oz. Cranberry Juice

Orange Garnish

Amaretto Cranberry Kiss

Groom at reception

The second signiture drink is called The Bubbly Cousin.

The Bubbly Cousin

3 drops bitters

1 sugar cube

1 oz. Cognac

4 oz. Chilled Champagne

Drop bitters onto sugar cube, let soak in

Place sugar cube in Champagne Flute

Add Cognac and top with Champagne




Wedding Tabletop

Bride and Groom at Reception

Thank you to all the amazing wedding professionals that made this shoot possible.

The thankful wedding coordintor.

Photography: Marisa Holmes

Venue: Rancho Bernardo Inn

Flowers: Inn Florals


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