bride and groom in napa vineyards in autumn

Auberge du Soleil and Chase Cellars Wedding with Friends

From autumn, here’s a selection of photos from Stephanie and Brady’s beautiful and intimate wedding at Auberge du Soleil, followed by wine tasting at Chase Cellars with friends. They wanted to limit their guests to a very select few, and keep everything simple, elegant and fun. A definite success! Officiant: Peadar Dalton      

Maison d'Arbre at Auberge du Soleil

Perfect Pairing at Auberge du Soleil

A perfect pairing at Michelin-rated Auberge du Soleil: the wedding of high school sweethearts Justina and Daniel. So much heart and soul in the families and love around them, and so much history and growing together having met as teenagers. The two are now preparing for the arrival of their baby, due soon! Location: Auberge…

Auberge du Soleil elopement in La Pagode

October Elopement at Auberge du Soleil

Molly and Stephen were in a constant state of awe and elation during their time in the Napa Valley. They found Auberge du Soleil to be the perfect place of serenity for their private October elopement. They asked me to photograph the scene. Rev. Peadar Dalton performed the ceremony and was really a perfect fit for…

auberge du soleil elopement

Maki + Hiroaki at Auberge du Soleil

Maki + Hiroaki were married at Auberge du Soleil in Rutherford, California in May. Family came from Japan and the couple traveled from China for an intimate wedding in the delightful spring sun, overlooking the Napa Valley. Orchestrated by Kiyoe Logan of Celebrations by Kiyoe, hair and make-up by Masami Rung, vibrant and lovely flowers…

Megumi + Susumu

Auberge du Soleil in October

A Tuesday in October is a perfect day to wed in the Napa Valley.  It was quiet and serene, as a retreat should be, after the long weekend passed…when this small group from Japan gathered to witness Megumi and Susumu exchange vows and rings and a kiss at Auberge du Soleil in Rutherford, California.  Kiyoe…