Hey there lovelies!!!
Last weekend I had the opportunity to photograph a launch party for an incredible wedding planner named, Chante Gulley, to celebrate the opening of her new wedding planning business, Forever Taeken Wedding and Events!!! I met Chante on a networking group on Facebook a couple of months ago!!! We met for coffee at The Overflowing Cup in Murrieta, California a couple weeks later and totally hit it off! I was completely star struck by Chante when I first met her with all the experience she’s had planning and coordinating weddings for her friends and family prior to officially opening her business along with the fact that she’s a certified wedding planner through The Marriott hotels and has been working with them for several years! Like I said, she’s INCREDIBLE! 😀 I love how fun, bubbly, positive, inspiring, and caring she is for everyone she works with or is close to!
Follow her on social media and see for yourself how amazing she is!!!
Chante held her launch party at The Weathered Feather in downtown Riverside, CA! I had the chance to walk around that amazing store for a couple hours before the start of the party and to take in all of the incredible products they have for sale there! If you haven’t had the chance yet to visit The Weathered Feather then I HIGHLY recommend it!! If you love rustic signs and adorable hand crafted decor pieces, then you’re going to LOVE love love this adorable store in Riverside!!!! Throughout the night everyone at the part commented how they’d love to take EVERYTHING home to decorate their homes with or that they could live in this store and be perfectly happy!!! It’s that awesome!!!
Check them out on social media:
Dawn from The Nature of Things Fine Flowers, located in Riverside, California designed this GORGEOUS floral arrangement for Forever Taeken’s launch party!!! You can view more of her work here:
Danielle from Cotton and Crumbs, a gift basket designer from Miami, Florida created this ADORABLE gift basket for Chante to give away at Forever Taeken’s launch party!!! You can view more of her work here:
The gorgeous watercolor prints were hand painted and written freestyle by Siobhan Vasquez!!!! Aren’t they just GORGEOUS!!!
These delicious goodies you see below are specially made by Amber Major, who is the banquet chef at Cerritos Community College in Norwalk, CA. Amber bakes all of these yummy deserts as a side career and let me tell you, THEY WERE TO DIE FOR DELICIOUS! Moist sweet cupcakes, chocolate dipped pretzels, chocolate coated marshmallows, red velvet oreo’s dipped in chocolate, and little mini cakes! Pure heaven!!!
Chante’s friends and family attended Forever Taeken’s launch party event to celebrate with her and to show their support!!!! It was so great to spend a couple hours with such an awesome group of people!!
Dawn from The Nature of Things Fine Flowers on the left. Sue from The Weathered Feather on the right.
Are you a wedding vendor interested in networking together? Or are you a bride looking for a wedding photographer and an engagement photographer? I’m located in Oceanside, California on Camp Pendleton, and am available for travel!!!
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