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jbm at the bold italic love/make wedding expo

jbm weddings was thrilled to be a vendor at the bold italic’s well-attended love/make wedding expo. we were represented by our lovely and talented associate photographer erin prado. thanks, erin!

this event was our first appearance on the west coast as a business. we were founded in brooklyn, ny and have since expanded to our future home in san francisco. needless to say, it was a very exciting day for us.

after getting a glowing report from erin, we learned that the event was a huge success all-around. in fact, it was so well-attended that we were cleaned out of business cards and information packets after only two hours. i guess that’s a good problem to have, right?

in erin’s own words, there lots of “oos and awwws” as people strolled by, stopped to talk and watched the slideshow of our favorite work. there were so many incredibly talented and creative vendors at the event and were honored to be amongst them. not to mention, the tables looked amazing!

overall, jbm weddings was very well-received and we couldn’t happier.

if you were there (or you weren’t) and would like to see how it went, take a look through erin’s images below. enjoy!

-jake + ash

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the terra gallery was the perfect location for the event. what a beautiful and bright space! a photographer’s dream.02_JBM_LoveMake

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erin was enthusiastic and eager to man the jbm table. we can’t thank her enough for helping us make this transition.

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AND it looked super cute, too 🙂

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old cameras and crystals. what else do you need?

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nopalito killed it. who doesn’t love organic and mexican food?

win/win.

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oakland bakes enticed love/make goers with sweets and treats. seems like cheating!

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live music is always good.

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ash and i are obsessed with tipis. we want one to be a permanent fixture in our backyard someday. therefore, shelter co is awesome.

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such a cute idea! as a huge charlie brown fan, a practical wedding‘s booth really caught my eye.

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we love the style of western editions’s work.

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brilliant idea, home sweet flowers. ash and i can never turn down a floral crown.

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she’s making a floral crown for two.

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such a cool idea! there just aren’t places like the poetry store on the east coast. gotta love california!

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hunt & gather rentals had one of our favorite displays. it was so beautifully curated! in fact, they had the same vintage camera that we did. all great minds….

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i want ALL of this stuff.

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everybody needs at least one sharp suit.

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that’s why artful gentleman was there to represent!

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i really respect the green business practices of locally grown weddings

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the space at firehouse 8 is gorgeous. would love to shoot a wedding there someday!

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letterpresses are so badass. great setup. well done lilikoi design!

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well done, erin. this is a gorgeous snap of a dress model for trish lee.

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stacy at they so loved events had the most gorgeous tissue paper backdrop. i’m sold!

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behold….

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such a great assortment presented by mod cloth.

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the shrooms in their logo may be my favorite.

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magbooth had an awesome setup, as usual! it’s hard to say no to a photo booth.

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daughters of simon had a STUNNING setup to compliment their stunning pieces. their style is right up our alley!

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omg. deviled eggs. omg. fogcutter catering and events knows me so well.

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again, with the shrooms. love it!

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the etsy table looked great, as expected, and they had some fantastic times on display.

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YUM. yes, please. thank you, the melt.

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i like these people already! such a great idea. well done, garden party!

2013 wedding crashers: the green building, brooklyn ny

this is our first post on our new blog url! we’re super excited about this upcoming season and can’t wait to see what it brings.

the year’s wedding crashers event at the green building in brooklyn was our very first wedding fair. it was a total blast and we will continue to network in the industry! in fact, we are thinking of getting a table at the next wedding crashers event in the fall at 501 union’s new space across the street from the green building. we met a ton of awesome vendors that we hope to work with in the future. you can see some of their tables in the post below. it was so cool to be surrounded by so many creative people who are so willing to work together and cross-promote.

can’t wait for the next one!

enjoy and share!

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love the charming aesthetic of the green building.

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the green building is such a fantastic venue for events. it’s like a blank canvas. let your creativity run wild!

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the tammy golson events table looked great!

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erica of tinsel + twine being a charming as ever!

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so many people!!

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viva of viva max weddings mingling with some hip young couples.

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a very classy car in front of the new 501 union space.

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got a great tour of the new space at 501 union from akiva (spelling?)

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the future garden area is awesome.

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all of the light flooding into the space is a photographer’s dream.

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who doesn’t love a free ride in a checkered cab?

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SO many food carts.

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truffled grilled cheese sandwiches.

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lobster roll…mmmmmmm

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amazing local beer courtesy of brookyn brewery.

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dj kuato rocking the turntable for scratch weddings.

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