Sarah Yates

This elegant, Old Hollywood-inspired wedding 100% takes the cake for being impossible to cull for this blog. I literally could’ve shared the entire gallery that I sent to them, and I don’t think anyone would’ve minded.

Hamilton and Will poured their entire hearts into creating the most timeless, regal experience at the historic Yost Theater in Santa Ana, California. Hamilton and her bridesmaids were the definition of classy. Will and his groomsmen seriously ROCKED their classic black and gold tuxedos. I can’t even pick a “favorite” part of this day.

The beautiful couple were high school sweethearts – and if that’s not enough to melt your heart, I don’t know what is. Hamilton and Will were both in choir, so it was completely fitting that their grand entrance song was “The Greatest Show” from The Greatest Showman musical. The details they put into their day were so thoughtful and meticulous. They photoshopped their heads into a bunch of different movie posters, had a “watch party” seating chart, and hand-picked drinks for their bar menu. Everywhere you looked at the venue had a little taste of Hamilton + Will. We danced the night away with the happy couple’s closest friends and family as we celebrated Mr. & Mrs. Schmid.

I could go on and on, but for now – enjoy scrolling through these images & reliving this beautiful day that was made even more perfect thanks to these incredible vendors!
Photography: Sarah Yates Photo
Videography: Branches Videography
Planner: Grit and Grace Events Co.
Venue: The 1912 and The Yost
Hair + Makeup: Vanity Belle
DJ: VOX DJs
Catering: 24 Carrots Catering
Alcohol + Bar: 24 Carrots
Dessert: Ashanty + Del Taco
Florals: New Creations Flower Co.

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