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Daniel & Sherry // Marvimon House Los Angeles wedding

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WHAT WAS THE INSPIRATION BEHIND YOUR WEDDING?  //  Vintage 1920’s Speakeasy

WHAT WAS THE MOST MEMORABLE/FAVORITE PART ABOUT YOUR WEDDING DAY?  //  The Ceremony/ Exchanging Vows

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE SUN & SPARROW?  //  Beautiful photos and beautiful sisters! So easy to communicate with and work with. We wanted to have the best people to capture the best moments from our day and tell our story!

DID YOU DO ANY DIY PROJECTS? IF SO, WHAT?  //  Seating assignments through window-paned door // Printed guest name cards  //  Gold mercury glass candle votives  //  Chalk board table numbers  //  Flower centerpieces (purchase and set up courtesy of Nicole Alexandra Designs)  //  Chicken wire frame with drink menus (frame courtesy of Nicole Alexandra Designs)

DO YOU HAVE ANY ADVICE FOR BRIDES WHO ARE CURRENTLY IN THE PLANNING PROCESS? // My best advice is to “Do you and you will be fine.” We didn’t want to be traditional at all. It was important for the whole wedding to really feel like us. That’s why we did it the way we did. I loved every moment.

WHAT IS YOUR FAVORITE PART OF BEING MARRIED NOW?  //  No more wedding planning! And now planning the rest of our lives together.

 

PLEASE MAKE SURE TO COMMENT BELOW AND TELL DANIEL & SHERRY HOW MUCH YOU LOVE THEM!

©2014 Sun & Sparrow Photography // Marvimon House Los Angeles wedding

VENDORS  //  Coordinator: Nicole Alexandra Designs & Events  // Photographer: Sun & Sparrow //  Dress: Katie May  //  Tuxedo: Dolce & Gabbana  //  Back necklace & Pearl bracelet: Kathleen Barry Bespoke Occasion Jewelry (Etsy)  //  Floral Design: Twig & Twine  //  Dish Rentals: Dish Wish Events // Catering: Heirloom LA & Mexicali  //  Mixology: Julian Cox  //  Cake: King’s Hawaiian  //  Cookies: Lizzy’s Sweets
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO COMMENT BELOW AND TELL DANIEL & SHERRY HOW MUCH YOU LOVE THEM!
©2014 Sun & Sparrow Photography // Marvimon House Los Angeles wedding
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  • Mary SteeleApril 27, 2014 - 6:21 am

    Beautiful! I noticed that Raul was smiling the most everytime Daniel was giving her a kiss! You two were fabulous and the pictures should be in a magazine!
    Thank you for including us!
    We love you!
    Maria Y Paco!ReplyCancel

  • Mary SteeleApril 27, 2014 - 6:21 am

    Beautiful! I noticed that Raul was smiling the most everytime Daniel was giving her a kiss! You two were fabulous and the pictures should be in a magazine!
    Thank you for including us!
    We love you!
    Maria Y Paco!ReplyCancel

Daniel & Sherry // Los Angeles Engagement Photographer

©2014 Sun & Sparrow Photography // Los Angeles Engagement Photographer

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OUR PROPOSAL STORY  //  Daniel & I had been dating for a while. We had gone through years of family holidays, birthdays, anniversaries together. All in fun & in love. On Christmas Eve/Day 2012, Daniel presented me with a bike as a present. Hidden on the bike was a red book titled “100 More Things I Love About Sherry.” This little treasure was a sequel to an original “100 things I love about Sherry,” when we were first dating. I decided I would wait until all the hustle and bustle of opening gifts was over to read the details. Once all the Christmas gifts were opened and family members were either cleaning up  the kitchen, watching tv, or taking a dookie in the toilet, I decided to plop on the couch and finally read my book. In the meantime, Daniel was secretly watching me read his “opus.” But since all the family was still over, my niece, Elizabeth, kept distracting him by  turning on and off the lights (she was playing with her new light toy). Daniel doesn’t easily get angry, and I wondered why he was so sensitive, but I brushed it off and  I just kept on reading. Each page described his love for me in a deeper way. I began to tear up because I knew how far he had fallen from that first book he wrote so many years ago. When I flipped to the final page, it read “She is going to marry me, right?” At that moment, I looked at Daniel and he was on one knee with a beautiful ring. He made a beautiful speech of his love an affection for me, but I was way too nervous to pay attention. After he got up, I jumped to hug him and gave him a PG13 kiss (because family was around), and then my mom asked… “what’s happening?!”

It was the perfect proposal.
OUR ENGAGEMENT PICTURE STORY  //  Daniel and I wanted an engagement session that reflected our love for Downtown LA and good cocktails. We often times go on random dates to Las Perlas, Cole’s, and Varnish to quell our thirst and thought that these venues would be an awesome backdrop for our photo session. Keeping in mind the Speakeasy theme for our wedding, we decided to extend the idea to convey that “Love is Timeless.” Whether it was having some “prohibition” cocktails in the 1920’s, sharing a root beer float in the 1950’s, or shooting some tequila/mezcal shots in present day, Daniel and I had a blast on our dates, falling in love in each era.  Los Angeles Engagement Photography

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©2013 Sun & Sparrow Photography // Los Angeles Engagement Photographer  //  Big thanks to Nicole Alexandra Designs for styling & florals // Big thanks to  Cheryl Nacario [hair & makeup] 

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  • Audrey & KyleOctober 3, 2013 - 10:58 pm

    Hey Nice work!! U guys look good and distingue, we love you!!
    xoxoxox

    been looking through it twice, nice work. Cant wait for the wedding even if I am going to be a planet.

    Audrey & Kyle
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  • Liz GomezOctober 25, 2013 - 10:59 pm

    Beautiful picture! Love your dressReplyCancel

  • Maria and PacoJanuary 14, 2014 - 6:52 am

    Whoa! What happened to the little girl next door named Raul? Geez what a beauty! Daniel don’t you worry! You can hold your own in the “Great looks” category!! What a perfect couple! We’ll see you at the party aka…wedding!! xoxoxoxReplyCancel