Tori & Steffen’s Wedding at Clos la Chance Winery


Tori & Steffen chose two of our favorite places to go for weddings and receptions.  First the wedding was at Mission Santa Clara where all you could hear was several little thumps echoing out.  That was the sound of jaws dropping and hitting the floor as Tori turned the corner and everyone could see her for the first time in her white dress.  Once up on the altar and standing side by side, we could feel how excited they were to be together and getting married.  Steffen stared at her with puppy dog eyes a stretched out smile while she glistened (maybe a little from the heat) and wiggled her shoulders back and forth almost doing a little dance for him.

The reception was moved back to Clos la Chance in San Martin where they had their walk in announcement at the Cocktail Hour.  It was such a great way to do the entrance because they had plenty of time to mingle with the people without having to crowd them at the dinner tables.  Her father made everyone laugh as he brought out his wedding survival kit, which included things such as a fire extinguisher, spotted dick, and smiley faces on a stick.  We never laughed so hard as all the family and friends donned the smiley faces and neither the bride nor groom knew it was going to happen.  Later on Steffen surprised Tori and everyone on the dance floor by precluding the first dance with a surprise video.  It was video where he first proposed to her and she hadn’t known it existed.  These two knew how to make each other laugh and smile.  We congratulate them both.

Hair & make-up: Hair by Adrian

Flower Design: Ingela Floral Design

DJ: Raffi – Sound in Motion 
















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