I Had A Beauty And The Beast Wedding Inspiration Photo Shoot!

I always dreamed of a princess wedding, and I got one! It was magical, but my dress was white, and I always wondered what it would be like if I dyed it yellow. When I heard Disney was making a Beauty and the Beast live action movie I threw an awesome team of wedding professionals together, googled how to dip dye a wedding dress, and got to work. I searched antique malls for the candelabrum, clock, and mirror. Stacy and Tiffany found all the other items all over the place (designing incredible weddings is kinda their thing). They know how to make Disney dreams and modern trends turn into magic! Alicia and I went to school together as kids, and had just reconnected when we discovered we both worked weddings. Alicia created all the incredible florals for the shoot. Perla is an artist when it comes to baking. We’ve worked together before, and I couldn’t think of anyone I would rather have create the perfect belle cake. She did fantastic, and she even made the team cupcakes! Adriana and I have also worked together before. She’s an artist when it comes to anything paper. She made up this seating chart out of BOOKS! What’s more Beauty and the Beast than books?! Domenica came up with the perfect modern twist on Belle’s hair and makeup, and her sister Nicolina just so happens to be an artist when it comes to designing custom jewelry from the Keep Collective line. Sandee and I have kids who go to the same school. Sandee makes all kinds of customized things. She even makes these starbucks cups that say “might not be coffee” where the old logo used to say “starbucks coffee.” She created the wooden signs. Then there’s Cristina who totally believed in us and hosted our shoot at the Pala Mesa Resort in Fallbrook, CA. Of course none of this would have happened with out our incredible young models: Fabian and KaitLynn. They played their parts PERFECTLY! All in all, we are a team of Disney loving, pixie dust sprinkling, wedding magic making, kids in grown-up bodies just dying to create all kinds of Disney inspired dream weddings… And it all started with a dress and a little girl who couldn’t stop singing (very off key) to her disney sing-a-long cassette tapes.

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Dip dyed ombre yellow Belle dress. Check out that beast stare!

The dream Beauty and the Beast Wedding!

Candles, Flowers, Beauty and the Beast

Romantic First Dance of Princess Belle from Beauty and the Beast

The dip dyed wedding dress! Princess Belle yellow! Fun fact, this dress was actually dipped in both yellow and orange dyes!

Incredible Princess Belle Cake for the biggest Disney fan! Check out Mrs. Potts! Chip is napping in the bottom drawer. It’s past his bedtime.

Prince Adam from Beauty and the Beast- true love from the inside out! Real Princes don’t need ties.

Mrs. Potts!

Beauty and the Beast Wedding Cake!


Can you spot the golden antlers- a nod to our friend Gaston. The enchanted mirror is hiding next to the beautiful Beauty and the Beast wooden sign.

Beauty and the Beast in the Enchanted forest

Spot the Candelabrum and books for Belle?

Those beautiful Princess Belle eyes (and lipstick!)

Totally in love with this Beauty and the Beast bridal bouquet!

Keep Collective with Nicolina jewelry is perfect for putting the modern twist on Belle.

This incredible seating chart is made of books!

The bride and groom’s point of view

Beauty and the Beast sweetheart table

The enchanted rose


Prince Adam and Princess Belle say “I Do”

So in love! She’s the one to break the spell!

Be our guest invitations

All things “Be our guest”

Where to sit? Check the book themed wedding seating chart!

Beauty and the beast flowers!



Amazing Beauty and the Beast Inspired Wedding

Once in a while (Right in the Middle of an Ordinary Life) Love gives us a fairytale wooden sign

What would a wedding Princess be without her shoes? These were from Payless!

Designer: Tiffany of Baldwin Bridal & Events
Planner/Stylist: Stacy of Sylver Weddings & Events
Photographer: Raelyn of Raelyn Elizabeth Photography
Florist: Alicia of Flowers by Alicia
Venue Contact: Cristina of Pala Mesa Resort
Baker: Perla of Charly’s Cakes
Invitations: Adriana of Boxed Wedding Invitations
Hair and Make-up: Domenica of Domenica Beauty
Jewelry: Nicolina of Keep Collective
Custom Signs and Gifts: Sandee of Foswick Collectibles
Belle: KaitLynn Markley
Beast/ Prince Adam: Fabian Lopez

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