Real Weddings: An Alfresco Garden Party in SoCal

From the caterer that’s everything your foodie partner ever dreamed of to the reception band that plays your favorite cover song, it takes a village to put a wedding on. Those who rise to the challenge to plan it all themselves are truly, truly impressive. For the rest of us, a wedding planner makes the crazy, hectic engagement period a bit more manageable and can help bring your vision to life. After Venice Beach dwellers Jamie and Amy got engaged, they hired GATHER Events to help make their dream day a reality.

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