Everything You Need for Your Wedding: The 2024 Marin Wedding Guide

Take your special day to the next level with the help of these experts on the following pages.

California Girl Fine Jewelry

Wedding Guide 2024, California Girl Fine Jewelry

Women Behind Fine Jewelry

Looking for alternatives to a diamond engagement ring? At California Girl Fine Jewelry, we offer a stunning array of 34 different gemstone species, with a dozen recommended for everyday wear. From the vibrant sapphire and spinel to the mesmerizing tourmaline and emerald, we have them. Each piece is a masterpiece. We also provide diamonds, ensuring you have the perfect, unique ring.

1321 4th Street, San Rafael, CA I 650.440.0217

Passion Flowers

Wedding Guide 2024, Passion Flowers
Photo courtesy of Meg’s Marvels Photography

Bring Your Wedding Vision To Life

At PASSION FLOWERS, we are passionate about weddings! Our floral boutique offers lush, modern, whimsical and romantic designs. All custom for your SPECIAL DAY. Come in or call us to talk about your plans.

1 East Blithedale Avenue, Mill Valley, CA I 415.888.2624

Opulence Medical Spa

Wedding Guide 2024, Opulence Medical Spa

Walk Down The Aisle With Confidence

When you look your best, you feel your best… and you deserve both on your special day! With the latest in Medical aesthetic treatments, our wedding packages include Botox and laser hair removal, micro-needling and fat-reduction. Entrust the experts at Opulence Medical Spa to get you and your bridal party wedding ready: where beauty is backed by science!

1300 S. Eliseo, Suite. 203, Greenbrae, CA
1525 Franklin Street, San Francisco, CA

Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa

Wedding Guide 2024, Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa

Drawing from the natural beauty that surrounds Sausalito, your picture-perfect celebration awaits at Casa Madrona Hotel & Spa.

With the San Francisco Bay glistening as a backdrop – The Alexandrite Suite is a premier event venue featuring 5,000 square-feet of entertainment space. Designed to create a fluid event layout, this luxe space transitions seamlessly from indoor to outdoor, connecting a stylish modern interior with panoramic bay views. The suite comfortably accommodates 50 guests for a seated dinner or 90 guests for a reception-style event. Floor-to-ceiling glass doors encompass 3,500-square feet of interior space, which slide away to reveal 1,500-square feet of outdoor entertainment space. In addition, this signature suite is part of the historic Mansion at Casa Madrona, which can be reserved in its 11-room entirety, either as a private residence or as a variety of separately keyed adjoining suites, ideal for destination weddings.

Filled with natural light from the floor-to-ceiling windows that open to reveal a breathtaking terrace overlooking the marina, our unique venue Junto is perfect for engagement parties and vow renewal celebrations. Junto comfortably accommodates 60 guests for dinner or 90 guests for a reception-style event. The floor-to-ceiling glass doors encompass 1,100 square-feet of interior space, which slide away revealing a sprawling 600 square foot deck with expansive views of Richardson’s Bay.

801 Bridgeway Sausalito, CA | 415.332.0502

Aubree Hill

Wedding Guide 2024, Aubree Hill

The Business Of Beautiful

Embark on your bridal beauty journey with Aubree, a seasoned hairdresser boasting 17 years of expertise. Now serving brides as a premium hair extension specialist. Picture natural, low-maintenance extensions designed for 4-6 months of radiance. Aubree’s exclusive method ensures flawless hair and unshakable confidence. Trust a stylist who understands the importance of looking your best. Book your consultation with Aubree today.

619.241.9266 I [email protected]

Dominican University

Wedding Guide 2024, Dominican University

Weddings And Special Events

Make your wedding or reception one to remember at Dominican University of California. Centrally located in a stunning historical neighborhood in San Rafael, our campus offers unique architecture
and tranquil grounds to compliment your special day. Contact our event specialists to start planning your dream wedding.

50 Acacia Avenue, San Rafael, CA | 415.485.3228,

Triple S Ranch Napa

Wedding Guide 2024, Triple S Ranch Napa
Photo courtesy of Roberta Nicole Photography

Napa Valley’s Premier Wedding Venue

Located in the hills above Calistoga, this historic boutique resort is the perfect setting for a destination wedding. You get the exclusive use of this magical 1860’s estate for the weekend. You can host your rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception, and Sunday brunch on property as well as lodging for 60 of your guests.

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Belle Marin Aesthetic Medicine

Wedding Guide 2024, Belle Marin Aesthetic Medicine
Photo courtesy of Reny Jane Photography

Discover the allure of Belle Marin, a haven committed to redefining your bridal aesthetic experience. This welcoming space embraces diverse journeys in personal aesthetics, catering to both seasoned enthusiasts and those stepping into the world of treatments for the first time. With a focus on creating a home- like atmosphere, Belle Marin assists brides in becoming the best version of themselves, rejecting artificial appearances and celebrating authenticity.

Specializing in crafting natural aesthetics for busy brides, their philosophy revolves around subtle enhancements that radiate a timeless allure. At Belle Marin, experience a transformative journey where the emphasis is on looking refreshed, confident, and uniquely you.

What sets them apart is an unwavering dedication to high standards of care and the expertise of skilled practitioners. In an intimate, minimalist boutique-style setting, every detail is curated to ensure a personalized and tranquil atmosphere. Belle Marin is more than a beauty destination; it’s a sanctuary reflecting our commitment to providing brides with high standards of care, skilled practitioners, and a minimalist aesthetic. Experience the epitome of luxury and precision in every visit, where your bridal beauty is elevated in a setting that embodies both sophistication and serenity. We can’t wait to help you glow for your big day!

250 E. Blithedale Avenue, Suite B Mill Valley, CA | 415.887.8718

Frances Lane

Wedding Guide 2024, Frances Lane
Photo by Elizabeth Warwick

Elegance At Your Fingertips

Moving the past into the present to make beautiful memories for the future.

Let Frances Lane help you with your event rental needs! Unlike the other rental companies, the inventory at Frances Lane is unique. Our boutique company rents a variety of fine European and American china, vintage crystal stemware, Early American and Depression glass along with unique flatware, a large tea party selection, dessert and cake stands. At Frances Lane, we help style your event to suit your own personal taste, color preference, style and budget.

Many of our clients feel that visiting Frances Lane is an experience. We welcome you to come and see for yourself. Call 415.234.6665 or email [email protected] for an appointment.

285 Bel Marin Keys Blvd, Unit M, Novato, CA | 415.234.6665

Spinnaker Restaurant

Wedding Guide 2024, Spinnaker Restaurant

Weddings, Rehearsals, Special Events

The Spinnaker banquet facility is located on the water in historic Sausalito. The banquet room and its outdoor deck boast scenic views of the San Francisco Bay, Angel Island, Belvedere and Sausalito waterfront. The room can accommodate up to 160 people for a seated or buffet meal with dance floor, DJ/band and bar setup. The banquet staff would be happy to work with you to plan a unique
and memorable event.

100 Spinnaker Drive, Sausalito, CA | 415.332.1572

Skin Suite Marin

Wedding Guide 2024, Skin Suite Marin

The Ultimate Wedding Glow

“The bridal journey at Skin Suite Marin from start to finish remains one of the most treasured memories in my life.” – Emily, Bride

Before the moment you say “I DO” you make a commitment to the perfection of every minute detail. This includes youthful radiant, glowing skin.

Skin Suite Marin of Mill Valley is known locally as the premier, natural beauty and wellness destination in the San Francisco Bay Area. Thena Holmen, RN has specialized in Aesthetic Nursing in Marin County for over two decades. Her experience, expertise and eye for impeccable detail will help prep your skin for
your wedding day’s unforgettable look.

Thena and her staff offer the most advanced technology with the Dynamis Fotona 4D non-invasive laser and the latest Syndeo Hydrofacial machine. Services range from full face, chest, and body laser, laser microneedling, hydrafacials, medical grade peels, as well as an array of injectables including top of the line neurotoxins and face sculpting fillers. State of the art equipment and products along with Thena’s expertise and emphasis in natural radiant skin, provide you with stunning results.

For maximum results, she recommends personalized packages from month 12 counting down to your special day. Bridal Party Packages available!!

100 Shoreline Highway, Suite 215B Mill Valley, CA | 415.881.6001

Dry Creek Vineyard

Wedding Guide 2024, Dry Creek Vineyard

Wedding Wines, At Your Service

Let us cross the sips off your to-dos and help you choose the best wines for your wedding! Our Concierge will work closely with you or your planner to curate an elegant wine package to arrive at your doorstep or venue. Discover personalized wine selections to pair beautifully with your menu, with exclusive savings and gift options.

For over 50 years, Dry Creek Vineyard has been the premier winery in Dry Creek Valley. We have been family-owned and -operated since 1972 and are committed to quality wines and quality service, with no compromises. Born of a passion to share our wines with family and friends, we’re driven by the special moments that bring us together. As you plan for the big day, we can help you select the perfect wines and arrange the logistics for their safe arrival or pickup.

Our family winery offers standard and upgraded wedding wine packages based on quantity. If you’re unsure how much wine to order for the number of guests, our Concierge is happy to help you with an estimate. For more familiarity with our wine portfolio, we can also schedule a virtual or in-person tasting of the wines before finalizing your selection. Dry Creek Vineyard wine club members in particular receive additional savings on wedding wine orders, as well as a one-of-a-kind magnum gift.

3770 Lambert Bridge Road Healdsburg, CA | 800.864.9463, x280

Inn Above Tide

Wedding Guide 2024, Inn Above Tide

This intimate Sausalito waterfront haven with 33 guestrooms and suites is possibly one of the most romantic destinations to be found. Chic and understated interiors lead to simply mesmerizing views from private furnished room decks. Sited directly over San Francisco Bay, every room and suite has sweeping views of the bay, city skyline, Alcatraz, Angel Island, the Tiburon Peninsula, and Bay Bridge. The spectacular brief ferry ride to San Francisco is but a few steps from the hotel. Guests enjoy an array of complimentary amenities. To name a few: generous expanded continental breakfast buffet, sunset wine and cheese service, in room binoculars, loaner bicycles, plush robes and slippers. Fireplaces and deep soaking tubs are popular in-room luxuries. Nothing is more coveted though than the unforgettable experience of sharing with a loved one the enthralling, ever-changing play of light and sea life on the Bay.

The Inn Above Tide – Travel & Leisure 2023 World’s Best Award Winner. TripAdvisor 2023 Top 10 Hotels in the United States. Conde Nast Traveler 2013 Best Hotels in The World and Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Award Winner 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023.

30 El Portal Sausalito, CA | 415.332.9535

Mt. Tam Laser & Skin Care

Wedding Guide 2024, Mt. Tam Laser & Skin Care

Look And Feel Your Best

Mt. Tam Laser & Skin Care offers the finest in skin rejuvenation services and products. Established in 2004, the clinic has been providing services that help all their patients look and feel their very best. Wedding packages consist of a Bridal Party Spa including a HydraFacial, Derma Fillers, Brow and Lash Tinting, Waxing, Upneeq and Hydrating Serum.

Mother and Father of the Bride and Groom packages include Universal Skin Treatment (includes a
MicrodermAbrasion Facial, an IPL and a chemical peel), Derma Fillers, Brow and Lash Tinting, Waxing, Upneeq and High End Moisturizer.

Come see how our highly trained professionals, using today’s newest lasers and products, can get you ready for the big day.

1300 South Eliseo Drive, Suite 105 Greenbrae, CA | 415.482.3888


Wedding Guide 2024, Stephan-Hill

New Beginnings

Diamonds are chosen for many different occasions, a diamond engagement ring, an anniversary ring, diamond earrings or exquisite diamond pendants. We are featuring a new collection from our in-house brand Garfolo with the QuiltedTM ring, rich and tempting with a half bezel center setting with puffed sides and criss-cross diamond accents. Begin your own history with the collections at Stephan-Hill.

1226 Fourth Street, San Rafael, CA | 415.459.5808

Chateau St. Jean

Wedding Guide 2024, Chateau St. Jean
Photo by Mike Larson

Weddings With Wine Country Charm + French Elegance

Set in the northern end of the idyllic Sonoma Valley, Chateau St. Jean provides a wine country wedding venue that blends French elegance with California’s natural beauty. Anchored by a 1920’s chateau, the historic property’s multiple venues and exquisite formal gardens allow couples to personalize an unforgettable day.

With the best vineyard views in the valley, the majestic grand lawn offers 30,000 square feet of space for the ceremony and accommodates up to 400 guests for dining and reception. For smaller gatherings, an open-air covered pergola surrounded by 150-year-old heritage olive trees is ideal for a 200-guest reception, or a walled rose garden can host 100 guests. Each of these event spaces is available for exclusive, private use seven days a week, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Guests can select from a luxury portfolio of Sonoma Valley wines.

From pre-ceremony photos amid roses to the exchange of vows against a backdrop of vineyards or the couple’s first dance on the grand lawn, Chateau St. Jean offers a space that is uniquely grand and intimate at the same time.

8555 Sonoma Highway Kenwood, CA | 707.257.5784
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