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Congrats Newlyweds- Jessica and Andrew!

July 8, 2015

Congratulations Jessica and Andrew!  Your wedding this weekend was beautiful.   We wish you the best! The beautiful ceremony site. Mug favor table. More mugs! Photobooth props in Vintage Suitcase Buffet Line Bar! Beautiful wild flower bouquet Cocktail Hour Setup Cereal Bar  

Valentine’s Wedding Inspiriation!

February 2, 2015

Check out these creative Valentine’s Day Wedding ideas!

Congrats to Bill and Fariba!

November 24, 2014

Intimate 30 Person Wedding. Appetizers: Coconut Shrimp with Orange Marmalade Dipping Sauce, Spanakopita, and Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce. Dinner: Filet Mignon, Cajan Salmon, Asparagus Tips, Rosemary Roasted Potatoes, and Mixed Green Salad with Pecans. Book your wedding today with Abbey Road!                          

After Happily Ever After

October 22, 2013

Although everyone has their own faith and religious beliefs one of the classic poems/sonnets/quotes about love comes from the Bible- 1 Corinthians 13:4-8 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, […]

Throwing things at the Newlyweds!

October 14, 2013

Since ancient Rome it has been a tradition to throw grain, traditionally wheat, at a wedding ceremony. Grains, wheat, rice, etc. have played a significant part in the wedding ceremony for thousands of years as a symbol of fertility and prosperity. This derives from a time when wealth was measured by how much food you […]

Something old, Something New

October 14, 2013

“Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a silver sixpence in her shoe.” This old rhyme from England has been around for thousands of years, beginning as a Puritan Marriage Custom and originating sometime in the 1870’s as part of an old poem. One particular reference to this rhyme comes from a compilation […]

The Celtic Claddagh Wedding/Engagement Ring

October 3, 2013

The Claddagh, a traditional ring from Ireland comes with a varied history. Perhaps the most popular legend about the origin of the Claddagh ring comes from Galway around the 1700’s. It is said that Richard Joyce, a silversmith, was captured on his way to the West Indies where he was sold into slavery to a […]

Pink and Blue Wedding

June 28, 2013

Here are some photos from a recent wedding catered by Rise and Shine Catering. The bride and groom chose to have a Mexican taco themed wedding menu, where their guests could create their own tacos. The wedding was held at our Torrance Venue, room 2. The brightly colored linens and elegant centerpieces transformed the room […]

Romantic Pink Wedding

February 14, 2013

Get inspired this Valentine’s Day with romantic wedding ideas. Have your guests write you love letters on a vintage style desk as your guest book. Adorn your reception venue in blush pink, candles, hearts, love notes, and more! 1. Cake Table 2. Vintage Guest Book Table 3. Love Letters 4. Blush Flowers 5. Scrabble Love […]

Rustic Country Inspired Wedding

February 4, 2013

Cowboy Boots, hay barrel seating, burlap table runner, mason jars, rustic signs, picnic tables, barn venue, and more. There are so many ways to create your perfect rustic country themed wedding. 1. Bridesmaids in Cowboy Boots 2. Hay Barrel Seating 3. Rustic Wedding Sign 4. Seating Assignment Door 5. Outdoor Barn Wedding