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Chinese Door Games for a Wedding

Chinese Door Games for a Wedding

By Kerry Charlotte / October 16, 2020 / 0 Comments

Keeping wedding traditions from your culture alive is important to many families on their big day. The Chinese community has had the tradition of playing Chinese Wedding Door Games the morning of their ceremony for many years. These games make the special day even more memorable by bringing laughter to everybody and really connecting the … Read more

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Chinese Wedding Traditions

By Kerry Charlotte / June 10, 2020 / 0 Comments

Chinese wedding traditions are a bit different than any other culture. There are not only symbolic ceremonies but also specific colors and gifts that are important on the big day. This blog is just a quick overview of some of the traditions that we see most! The color red is the biggest symbol of a … Read more

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Happy Easter!

By Kerry Charlotte / April 12, 2020 / 0 Comments

Happy Easter Everyone! We know since we are all on quarantine, it is not a “normal” holiday celebration today.. but it is a great time to focus on what the meaning of this holiday is about! To us, Easter is about starting new to explore neverending possibilities. It is about discovery + transformation. It is … Read more

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Tropical Minimalist Editorial Styled Shoot

By Kerry Charlotte / April 4, 2020 / 0 Comments

We’re thrilled to announce this Tropical Minimalist Styled Shoot in Las Catalinas, Costa Rica was featured on Junebug Weddings! Junebug wrote “Adri Mendez and Mil Besos wanted to embrace the beauty of Costa Rica with this minimalist tropical wedding inspiration shoot! The talented team focused on soft tones, structured floral selections created by the amazing Los Primos Designs, and … Read more

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

By Meghan Cox / July 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here!  Now through August 5 is the perfect time to shop for your Rehearsal dress, favorite Makeup or Perfume brands, or accessories & attire for your wedding & honeymoon travel. In the beauty section alone we spotted some of our favorite brands including La Mer, Bobbi Brown, Tom Ford, Jo Malone, and many … Read more

Friday Blooms

By Meghan Cox / May 12, 2017 / 0 Comments

Lizzy’s beautiful bouquet for their beach ceremony at Reserva Conchal Beach Club in Playa Conchal. Wedding Planner & Design: Meghan Cox & Cata Ulloa Florist: Eventos Artesanos Photo: The Story Creative  

Friday Blooms

By Meghan Cox / March 24, 2017 / 0 Comments

Brittany’s beautiful bouquet for their rainforest waterfall wedding in La Fortuna, Costa Rica! Wedding Planner & Design: Meghan Cox, Our Costa Rica Wedding Photo: Toh Gouttenoire

Friday Blooms Bride & Groom Cala Luna Playa Langosta Wedding, Planner Meghan Cox Mil Besos, Photo Stories Photography

Friday Blooms

By Meghan Cox / February 3, 2017 / 1 Comment

Kristen’s beautiful bouquet, for her Costa Rica beach wedding at Cala Luna, Playa Langosta / Tamarindo Costa Rica. See the full wedding feature here! Wedding Planner & Design: Meghan Cox & Cata Ulloa, Mil Besos Bouquet: Martha, Floristeria Occasiones Photo: Diego, Stories Photography

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New Brand

By Meghan Cox / June 9, 2016 / 0 Comments

So here we are 🙂 Our new brand has come to life and I couldn’t be more excited about it! We originally set out to rebrand our existing business (Our Costa Rica Wedding), but in the process of developing it we found that we have been serving two very different types of clients. This brought … Read more