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Classic California Golf Club Wedding with Michael & Carly in San Francisco



Michael and Carly’s wedding was nothing short of a classic fairytale set amidst the sprawling greens of the California Golf Club and the magnificent St. Ignatius Parish in San Francisco. Their special day was a perfect blend of timeless elegance, heartfelt moments, and the joyous celebration of love.

A Sacred Start at St. Ignatius Parish

St Ignatius Parish Wedding

The day began at one of the most renowned churches in San Francisco, the St. Ignatius Parish. Its grand architecture and stunning stained glass windows created a heavenly backdrop for the couple’s vows. The palpable reverence within the walls of this historical church set a moving tone for the exchange of their heartfelt vows.

Michael looked dapper in a classic black tuxedo, waiting eagerly at the altar for his bride. Carly made her grand entrance looking radiant in a beautifully designed gown, gracing the aisle like a vision with the soft light illuminating her path to matrimonial bliss.

Celebrating Love at California Golf Club

Following the touching ceremony, guests were welcomed to the scenic California Golf Club where the rolling hills and velvety greens provided a serene setting for the day’s festivities.

The venue was impeccably decorated, with attention to detail that complemented the club’s natural beauty. It was clear that Michael and Carly’s wedding was designed to be sophisticated yet warm, inviting their guests to bask in the celebration of their union.

Libations flowed and laughter filled the air as everyone mingled during the golden hour, which cast a warm hue over the happy couple and their guests, creating perfect moments for the photographer to capture

Dinner was served under the cloudless California sky, with tables adorned in floral perfection and the gentle clinking of toasting glasses echoing sentiments of love and happiness for the newlyweds.

Dancing Under the Stars

As dusk settled, the twinkling of starlight and soft glow of string lighting made the perfect ambience for dancing. Music filled the air and the newlyweds’ first dance was a sight to behold. Family and friends joined in, celebrating into the night, symbolizing the journey Michael and Carly had embarked upon together.

A Night Remembered

The night was beautifully concluded with Michael and Carly stealing away for a quiet moment, their silhouettes against the night sky a testament to their love and the extraordinary day that was their wedding.

Their classic California wedding was a harmonious blend of tradition and contemporary elegance that will be cherished by all who had the honor of bearing witness. To Michael and Carly, we raise a glass to a lifetime of love and joy, embarking on this beautiful journey together.

For a glimpse into their magical day, watch the wedding video here and experience the romance and splendor that defined Michael and Carly’s wedding at the California Golf Club.

Venue | California Golf Club of San Francisco
Day of Coordination | Baldocchi & Daughters
Photography | Catherine Leanne Photography
Videography | Sean Kenney Films
Floral Design | Forever Yours Florist & Gifts
DJ | Encore Event Services
Cake | Cakery Burlingame
Makeup | Emily Holthaus
Hair | Ashley Bentley
Dress Boutique | Novella Bridal SF
Designer | Pronovias – Caceres
Shoes | Badgley Mischka
Suit | The Black Tux
Custom Signage | Stephanie Sobierski
Stationery Art | Stephanie Sobierski
Stationery | Minted Custom Artist
Rentals | Stuart Event Rentals
Rolls-Royce | Nationwide Limousine Service



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