Persian Romance at Hyatt La Jolla

The Couple

Jasmine and Hussein were one of the sweetest couples we had the pleasure of working alongside. They were kind and loving and their beautiful wedding reflected it. Many of their guests flew in from all over the world to celebrate with this beautiful couple. It was a Middle Eastern celebration which was simply gorgeous!


The Venue

The Hyatt La Jolla Regency La Jolla was the destination for this occasion. It is tucked away in the “Jewel of the Pacific” city in California, and one of the most sought after areas.


First Look

The couple started their day with their bridal party and also, a very lovely First Look!


The Ceremony

The ceremony was gorgeous with an ornate sofreh styled by Terry of Elegant Sofreh Design.


The sofreh was the highlight of the ceremony and was stunning. Dashing Events provided the music for the day. Hussein and Jasmine were so joyful during their wedding ceremony!


The Cocktail Hour

The cocktail hour was held on the terrace and the weather was perfect. The terrace was dressed up with patio furniture, belly bars and fire pits. Guests enjoyed an array of persian food by Amirs.


While guests mingled and enjoyable delectable bites, the couple snuck away to the shores of La Jolla for photos with True Photography. 


The Dinner Celebration

An amazing grand entrance by Famous Stage Entertainment, the top Middle Eastern entertainment company of Southern California kicked off the dinner celebration. The couple entered with the Zaffa band to a fun performance.

The Design

The entire day was gorgeous. From the sofreh to the flowers by Four Seasons, every area was stunning.


The sweetheart table was a focal point in the ballroom which was also adorned with a white dance floor, a sweetheart lounge chair, a draped backdrop and blush napkins by Concepts Rentals.


Dashing Events sparkled the ambience with pretty uplighting throughout the space. 


A gorgeous cake from Flour Power was also a lovely focal point!


Thank you True Photography and John B Productions for capturing the moments of this beautiful day. Thank you Hussein and Jasmine for allowing At Your Side Planning to come alongside to plan, design and coordinate such a special occasion. 


Coordination: At Your Side Planning

Entertainment: Famous Stage Entertainment

DJ/Music: Dashing Events

Caterer: Amirs

Officiant: Ali Reza Ghadaksaz

Sofreh: Elegant Sofreh Design

PhotoTrue Photography

Video: John B Productions

Florist: Four Seasons Florist

Makeup: Lindsay Gonz of Lindsay Ann Makeup 

Hair: Southside Salon

Bakery: Flour Power

Rentals: Concepts, Raphaels & Platinum





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Destination Wedding at Paradise Point

The Location

Paradise Point, a tropical oasis was the stunning location for the wedding of Erim and Yasemin. The couple flew in from the east coast for their destination wedding in the Mission Bay area of San Diego, California.  Guests who stayed at Paradise Point were welcomed with welcome tote bags which included personalized wine glasses.


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Building 177 Romance

The Scene

Brandon and Sunjo were married in the exclusive location of Building 177 in Liberty Station. This spot is tucked away in the gorgeous neighborhood of Point Loma in San Diego, California. Building 177 is a lovely space with a sleek, modern style. Its array of floor to ceiling and clerestory windows allows for natural light to come flooding in to brighten up the space. 



The couple shared an intimate first look at their ceremony sight before guests arrived. Brandon was beaming as he turned to see Sunjo in her elegant, sweetheart gown. A floral embellished cape flowed down from Sunjo’s shoulders to add a modern trend to her timeless gown. The bridal party walked the greenery-filled grounds for photos prior to the ceremony.  Continue reading

YMCA Beach Romance

The Couple

Analicia & Neeko’s wedding was a beautiful celebration filled with personal touches. The couple chose to tie the knot at Camp Surf in the beautiful town of Imperial Beach, California. The camp was dressed up in prettiness making it an incredible location for this amazing day. The venue was special to the couple because the mother of the bride worked at the camp for 20 years, the bride worked as a counselor and the bride’s parents live just across the street.


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Coronado Beach & Boathouse Romance

The Morning
The Glorietta Bay Inn located in Coronado, California was the setting of lovely bride Grace’s wedding preparations. Built in 1908, the Inn was designed with the simple, classic lines of an Italian Renaissance style. A mansion with six bedrooms, three baths, a parlor, dining room and library that was charming to Grace’s bridal party and family. The team from Make Me Blush provided makeup and hair services for all the ladies.


Following up beauty, the bride enjoyed time posing for photos with her bridal party and immediate family. Continue reading

Romantic & Intimate Wedding at Green Acre Campus Pointe

The Couple

Andrew and Emma were married at Green Acre Campus Pointe in La Jolla, California. The wedding style was romantic and natural with special elements celebrating their culture throughout the day. It was a lovely celebration!

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The Pretty Stuff

Emma and her ladies began the day getting dolled up by Andrea of Unique and Flawless. Wearing matching robes and with champagne in hand, they shared some wonderful time together before the ceremony. Continue reading

Military Love at Admiral Kidd Club

The Couple

Tim & Kortney were the kindest couple we have had the pleasure of designing with! This couple based in Northern California had secured a gorgeous venue, the Admiral Kidd Club, with the best view of San Diego! We loved meeting with Tim, Kortney and their family as they visited our wonderful city for their destination wedding. It was a great experience working alongside this couple during the designing and planning of their wedding day.


The Morning

The morning of the wedding, Tim & Kortney enjoyed preparing for their day at the Hilton Garden Inn located in Old Town, San Diego. This hotel is a gem in such a historical part of the city. Kortney spent time with her ladies – even her grandmother joined in the fun – while Tim was with his groomsmen. Ellie, of A New Twist, dolled up the ladies with her talented hair and makeup services and they looked amazing! Continue reading