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September 3, 2013


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Garden Roses and Sweet Peas

August 12, 2013

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Succulents and Sparkles

August 5, 2013

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Bohemian Day After Shoot with Jasmine Star and Lindye Galloway Featured on 100 Layer Cake

July 29, 2013

Let’s be honest, when Jasmine Star and Lindye Galloway team up it’s a beyond amazing meeting of the minds….and we couldn’t wait to be a part of this boho beauty day after shoot. Check out the whole post here on 100 Layer Cake.
Photographer:  Jasmine Star / Event Designer:  Lindye Galloway / Location:  Laguna Beach, CA / Hair & Makeup: Melina Ruiz from Beauty by Melina / Floral Design:  Krista Jon / Kite: Handmade by Lindye Galloway / Dress: Free People / Headpiece: Funny People Co.

Modern Vow Renewal Inspiration Featured on Green Wedding Shoes

July 24, 2013

Some days we get to be a part of magic like this. Golden goodness and the best fellow vendors. Styled by talented, fun and hilarious Amanda Auer of In the Now Weddings and Events, captured by the amazing Jasmine Star and featured on Green Wedding Shoes….we love every last detail. See the whole post here.





stylist + creative director: Amanda Auer of In the Now Weddings and Events // photography: Jasmine Star // hair + makeup: Erica of 1011 Makeup // floral design: Krista Jon // videography: Candis for Sweet T Studios // desserts: Sweet and Saucy Shop // graphics: Typologie & Co. // hand lettering of dessert signs: Artsy Heartsy Events // rentals: Classic Party RentalsSignature Party Rentals (chairs), La Tavola Fine Linen (linens), 24 Carrots (sweet display) // kids’ table, wood chargers, wood candlesticks: Custom by Josh Auer // dining table: Amanda’s personal collection // dining chairs: Bride + Groom, Hire Elegance // Your Cloud Parade items: Cufflinks from Form Designs, Bracelet in Leather/Gold from Leather Wraps, Veil from Tessa Kim, Glitter Headband with White Sequin Heart from Sara Rae Shop, Bracelet for bride [braided] from Me You Now Us, Centerpiece Containers Bowls from Wind Willow Home, Glitter Polish from My Ten Friends, Solid Polish from Lex Cosmetics // blue tufted walls: Archive Rentals

Real Wedding at Saddlerock Ranch with Gather Events Featured on 100 Layer Cake

June 27, 2013

Everything about this real wedding at Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu was  so much fun to be a part of!  The bride and groom wanted to reflect their personalities from their fun childhoods to worldly travels and individual hobbies. With help from the amazing team at Gather Events this blend of inspirations became a beautiful masterpiece all captured by the talented Erin Hearts Court Photography and featured on 100 Layer Cake!

From the bride…Many of our guests were from out of town so we wanted to show them the best of Southern California as we understood it: excellent local produce and artisanal foods, the rugged natural beauty of sages and succulents (we used our garden’s succulents in the floral arrangements and bouquets), colors faded in the sun, and a lighthearted spirit.


The bride’s bouquet recipe: dusty miller, roses, calla lilies, ranunculus, and succulents from her own garden!



Sweet head wreath for the sweetest flower girl!




It was an honor to work with such a talented team of vendors for this beautiful wedding:

Photographer: Erin Hearts Court / Videographer: Storybook Video Services / Venue: Saddlerock Ranch/ Event Planning, Design, and Wedding Paper Goods: Gather Events / Hair: Drybar / Makeup: Lori Carhart / Cake: Cinemon Girl / Catering: Heirloom LA / Invitation Designer: Bride and Groom / Ceremony Musicians: Organic String Quartet / DJ: James Dunn / Bride’s Dress: Alfred Angelo / Bride’s Shoes: Anne Klein / Groom’s and Groomsmen’s Suits: Vera Wang / Bridesmaids Dresses: Love Lane from Bella Bridesmaid / Flower Girl Dress: The Princess and the Boutique

Barb + JR at La Quinta Resort from Krista Mason Photography Featured on Style Me Pretty

June 13, 2013

There are so many things I love about working with Krista Mason (Photography), maybe the first is obvious! 😉 She has such a great eye and I am always so in love with her pictures! I was thrilled that she was the one to capture this classically elegant wedding featured on Style Me Pretty at the La Quinta Resort + Club with Chic Celebrations and Archive Rentals and am near giddy over how gorgeous these shots are!



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Archive’s Kate and Justine Chairs

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Love the detail shots Krista Mason always flatters me with!

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There’s so much more to see in the full gallery on Style Me Pretty, be sure to check it out! Thank you to everyone whom I had the pleasure to create with for this beautiful day!

Photography: Krista Mason Photography | Event Planning: Chic Celebrations | Rentals: Archive Rentals | Stationery: Cherish Paperie | Hair + Makeup: Kacee Geoffroy Hair and Makeup | Floral and Botanical Stylist: Krista Jon | DJ: Red Shoe | Silhouettes:Sylhouettes by Sylvia | Cake: The Cheesecake Factory | Venue: La Quinta Resort + Club

Vintage Summer Picnic Engagement Shoot in Malibu with Caroline Tran’s Propel Workshop

June 6, 2013

It may not officially be summer but this adorable styled engagement shoot featured on Green Wedding Shoes from Caroline Tran’s Propel Workshop will leave you pining for picnics by the lake and warm summer bike rides! Shot in Malibu at Saddlerock Ranch, Wilmarose of Lovely Jubilee designed the perfect setting styled with a variety of fun vintage props and accessories from Archive Rentals.


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Archive’s Viceroy Collection is one of my personal favorites!


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With all of the bright colors in the shoot the florals were kept sweet and simple with mix of wildflowers, pale yellow and peach roses and  soft dusty rose in fun vintage tins and containers!

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To see even more from this shoot check out Archive Rental’s blog post here!

Many thanks to Caroline Tran for the pleasure of working with you and your Propel Workshops! And also to the whole team of talented folks who made the shoot a dream!

photography: Caroline Tran Photographer along with her students: Justin Parker PhotographyDaisy Blue PhotographyAnnie Vovan PhotographyKimberly ChauKym VitarMichelle Turek PhotographyIsa PinAshley Batz PhotographyChelsea Chamness// event designer: Lovely Jubilee // venue:Saddlerock Ranch // graphic design: Jen Simpson Design // rentals: Archive Rentals //workshop coordinator: Skybox Events  //  makeup artist: Amy Clarke Makeup Artistry  //  film processing & scanning:  Richard Photo Lab

Orange Crush Wedding Inspiration on Green Wedding Shoes

May 30, 2013

Inspired by a book of vintage California orange box labels, this styled shoot created by Christina of Simply Modern Weddings and captured by OneLove Photography is one of our faves. We were excited about the vision, inspired by the color scheme and honored to be a part of this beautiful day. Set in a beautiful orange grove, the fresh citrus feel of this shoot makes us smile…..and long for warm summer days just around the corner! Check out Green Wedding Shoes to see their feature on Orange Crush Wedding Inspiration. 










Orange-you-glad we got to work with all these amazing vendors? We sure are! (And we apologize for the terrible joke, but seriously, how could we let that one go?)

planning, design + styling: Simply Modern Weddings // photography: onelove Photography // floral design: Krista Jon // rentals: Archive Rentals // tabletop: Archive Rentals + West Elm // table: Signature Party Rentals // desserts: Sweet and Saucy Shop // hair + makeup: 10.11 makeup // paper goods: Joanna Waterfall // bridal gown: BHLDN // groom suit:Banana Republic // groom’s bowtie: The Belle & Beau

Favorite Florals: For the Table

May 23, 2013

Sure, we try not to play favorites…but let’s be honest, we all have a few. Here’s a quick peek at some of Krista’s favorites for the tabletop. In all colors, shapes and sizes, we’ve got a major crush on these beauties. Enjoy!











Bel Air Bay Club Real Wedding with Alchemy Fine Events and Luna Photo

May 16, 2013

This wedding is by far one of my favorites of the last year. I always love working with Vanessa of Alchemy Fine Events, on top of being totally gorgeous and fun, her vision and designs are so inspiring! I have been pouring over these pictures by Luna Photo and love them all, so you’ll have to forgive the heavy photo post! There was just too much goodness throughout this day not to share!

From Vanessa of Alchemy Fine Events… For Jessica and Iyla’s wedding, we were inspired by their passion for art and design, as well as their heritage and the history behind the Bel Air Bay Club for this Old Hollywood-inspired wedding.

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 I worked with my team at Archive to build a custom designed chuppah covered in blooming bougainvillea.  The front of the chuppah was covered entirely in vibrant fuchsia blooms and draped the top with a piece of beautiful vintage crocheted lace.
Jessica’s bouquet was boasting with pink, peach and light plum peonies and roses. We added greenery to her bridesmaids bouquets to really pop against their ombre Amsale dresses.
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I love the ocean backdrop at the Bel Air Bay Club, and this day the sky provided beautiful lighting to really capture the brightness of the bougainvillea.
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From the Bride… We drew on the elegance of the Old Hollywood art deco era with vintage crystal decanters, gilded gold accents and chandeliers, some lace touches, mirrored boxes, and many candles as part of the decor. 
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For even more pictures and details about the design from the bride and Vanessa, check out Style Me Pretty‘s feature and gallery here!
Thank you to everyone who was involved in making this such a gorgeous and memorable wedding!

Wedding Photography: Luna Photo / Wedding Venue: Bel-Air Bay Club in Palisades, California / Wedding Planning + Design: Alchemy Fine Events / Floral Design: Krista Jon / Wedding Cake: Vanilla Bake Shop / Invitations &  Wedding Stationery: Alchemy Fine Events / Calligraphy + Spanish Tiles: Laura Hooper Calligraphy / Lighting: AV Event Design / Linens: La Tavola Fine Linen Rental / Vintage Rentals:Archive Rentals / Wedding Dress: Lea-Ann Belter Bridal / Bride’s Shoes: Badgley Mischka/ Bridesmaids’ Dress: Amsale / Hair + Makeup: Fiore Beauty / Groomsmen’s Yarmulkes, Bowties + Pocket Squares: Custom Designed / Flower Girls’ Tutus: Custom Designed

Kate Spade Inspired Shoot by Jasmine Star Photography on Style Me Pretty

May 10, 2013

I am so utterly in love with everything about this shoot I don’t know where to begin! The colors? The creativity? The crew that made it happen?  I guess I should start with Lindye Galloway, she’s an interior and event designer, and the creative genius who dreamed up this colorful and fun Kate Spade inspired shoot!  Then there’s Jasmine Star, the photographer (and secret florist on the side!) behind these gorgeous shots. It was nearly impossible to narrow down pictures for this post because they’re ALL so insanely good! Add in the talents of Sweet & Saucy, Copper Willow, and LVL Events and its quite obvious why I was so honored to be included!

Now… about that creativity! And the color!! So much attention went into each detail emulating the bright and bold pops of color and sophisticated girlieness perfected by Kate Spade.

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From Lindye Galloway DesignWith spring in the air and summer fast approaching we put together a bold shoot that exudes color, layers of patterns, and plenty of design eye candy! Desiring a modern feel, the location for the shoot is in an art gallery that is the perfect blank canvas to build upon.First is the ceremony! A colorful striped runner rests between the sea of ghost chairs, leading up to the aisle and (drum roll for a unique twist) continues several feet up the wall for a dramatic effect.

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The girls at Copper Willow blew us all away with these custom placemats made out of plexiglass! Each was unique, highlighting the menu with the guest’s name and darling silverware graphics.

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Sweet & Saucy just nailed it with this adorable gray and white polka dot cake. And that bright aqua bow…Too cute!

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One of my favorite things about the Chuck Jones Center by 24 Carrots is the endless white space that begs for creativity to fill it, yet can equally as beautifully serve as a stark white backdrop to focus attention on its objects, as it does here.

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Archive Rental’s “June” Sofa

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To see more of the super fun shoot, because really you don’t want to miss one single moment of it, head over to Style Me Pretty and see the full post!

Thank you to everyone involved on the shoot, such a great team!!


Photography: Jasmine Star | Designer: Lindye Galloway Design | Coordinator: LVL Weddings & Events | Venue: Chuck Jones Center | Floral Design: Krista Jon Design | Cake: Sweet and Saucy | Paper Goods:Copper Willow | Rentals: Signature Party Rentals and Archive Rentals | Linens: La Tavola | Hair + Makeup: Design Visage | Wedding Dress: “Hope” by Matthew Christopher via Blush Bridal Couture | Groom’s Attire: Friar Tux

Art Deco Wedding Inspiration on Style Me Pretty

May 8, 2013

What do you get when you team up some of the most talented folks in the industry to create the perfect set for a group of up and coming photographers? Magic! As you have seen before, Caroline Tran has perfected this trick with her Propel Workshops and I am so excited to share this stunning Art Deco wedding inspiration recently featured on Style Me Pretty!  Oh by the way…you may want to read through and find out who the gorgeous models are!


Beautifully designed by Wilmarose of Lovely Jubilee and styled with Archive Rentals, the long table provided the perfect opportunity for a floral runner.

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Archive Rentals Fleur Coffee Table and Lulu Chair

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For more details and pictures be sure to check out Archive’s blog post here!

From Caroline Tran…Amanda from 100 Layer Cake and her husband Tim modeled for my last Propel workshop. This shoot was art deco inspired.  Lots of gold and berry colors. Sweet & Saucy did all the beautiful desserts with gold accents.

Thank you to Caroline Tran, and all of the Propel Workshop participants, as well as the wonderful team I had the pleasure of working with!

Photographers: Caroline Tran | Melanie Gabrielle Photography | Meg Runion Studios | Hanbee Photography | Aileen Garcia Studio | He & Tiffany Photography |Hunter Photographic | Janelle Awe Photography | Location: Propel Workshop | Cinematography: Studio 205 | Design + Styling: Wilmarose of Lovely Jubilee | Floral Design: Krista Jon | Cake + Dessert: Sweet & Saucy | Lighting: TMM Pro | Stationery: Aerialist Press | Rentals: Archive Rentals | Hair + Makeup: Theresa Huang | Bridal Gown: Watters via Lovely Bride | Jewelry: Haute Bride | Hair Pieces: Twigs & Honey

Bacara Resort & Spa Photo Shoot with Elizabeth Messina

May 2, 2013

Krista Jon and Elizabeth Messina at Bacara Resort, oh my! Picking our favorite pictures from this shoot is kinda of like…well, picking Mr. Right. They are all so pretty, and charming and give you butterflies, and well… you go ahead and try to choose. Also, check out Style Me Pretty’s post on the shoot here. Amazing, day, killer blooms, gorgeous photos, wonderful fellow vendors, we couldn’t ask for more!









Photography: Elizabeth Messina Photography // Photo Shoot Venue + Food: Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, California // Design: Rani Hoover Inspired Weddings & Events // Floral Design: Krista Jon Floral Design // Cake + Macaroons: The Solvang Bakery // Paper Goods + Signage: Paper Melange // Furniture + Airstream + Vespa: Archive Rentals // Lighting + Ceremony Sail: Bella Vista Designs // Surfboard: Channel Islands Surfboards // Favors: Get Back Designs // Wedding Dresses: JLM Couture + Claire Pettibone // Jewelry: Bryant & Sons // Hair + Makeup:TEAM Hair & Makeup // Female Models: Ashlyn Pearce + Kayln Hemphill // Male Model: Jace Foster

Sneak Peek: Weddings at Rancho Valencia Photo Shoot with Archive Rentals

April 25, 2013

Pssst…’s a sneak peek at the florals from our shoot at the gorgeous Rancho Valencia with Archive Rentals and Rouse Photography.  And don’t you worry, all the pretty little details are coming soon.


Ceremony Seating, Gazebo and Chandelier from Archive Rentals


Caroline Tran’s Propel Workshop Maternity Shoot with Lovely Jubilee Featured on On To Baby

April 11, 2013

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I have long been a fan of Caroline Tran and love any opportunity to work with her!  The team at Archive Rentals and I are always honored to  to participate in the Propel Workshop, a hands-on mentoring workshop she hosts for photographers in Southern California. This sweet maternity shoot was part of a recent Propel Workshop at a private estate in Malibu and featured last month on On To Baby. The workshop sessions werre  all designed and styled by none other than Wilmarose of Lovely Jubilee

The expecting mom, Kym has both of her children’s birthdays tattooed on the back of her neck, and will soon add the third. She also has a tattoo that reads “more and more each day”, referring to her ever growing love for her babies. These intimate details, along with the beauty of the natural light, were captured remarkably by Caroline and the Propel attendees.  To see all of the photos, be sure to visit the full gallery on  On To Baby!

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Photography: Photos are credited separately above. Photos captured at Propel Workshop
Design & Styling: Wilmarose of Lovely Jubilee
Hair & Makeup: Theresa Huang
Florist: Krista Jon
Rentals: Archive Rentals
Robe: Plum Pretty Sugar

Krista Jon + Archive Rentals; Proud Sponsors of “A Night of Discovery with James Cameron” benefiting MUSE School

April 5, 2013


Krista Jon for Archive Rentals is proud to sponsor “A Night of Discovery with James Cameron,” a unique fundraising event organized to benefit MUSE School CA’s Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM) Program. It will also be an experience of a lifetime, with the opportunity to meet James Cameron and see the vertically-deployed, bright green DEEPSEA CHALLENGER submarine he co-designed and piloted on his historic, 2012 solo dive to the deepest place on the planet, the Challenger Deep.


A small group of attendees will have the chance to view footage from Cameron’s dive almost seven miles deep–35, 787 feet–into the largely unexplored and alien deep-sea trench. They will also have the opportunity to sit inside the submarine’s simulator and experience firsthand what it was like for James Cameron during his almost seven-hour voyage. An organic gourmet dinner prepared by Celebrity Chef and Restaurateur Susan Feniger, with a special selection of vegan cuisine from her Hollywood, CA restaurant STREET, will round off this very special, one-of-a-kind event.

Located in beautiful Malibu Canyon between Malibu and Calabasas, California, MUSE School CA –founded by Suzy Amis Cameron and Rebecca Amis– is located on 22 breathtaking acres abutting the Santa Monica Mountain conservation lands. At MUSE School CA, every child is truly known and seen. “MUSE School CA was established to inspire and prepare young people to live consciously with themselves, one another, and the planet. -Suzy Amis Cameron (Founder-MUSE School CA)”


Event Sponsors:
James and Suzy Cameron, the DEEPSEA CHALLENGE TeamSusan Feniger’s STREET,  Krista Jon for Archive RentalsFotis and Son ImportsEarth Friendly ProductsDonna Pu’u/Betty Belts – Ocean Inspired Accessories.

View the official Press Release here.

Krista Jon is Hiring!

March 28, 2013
Image by Leah Lee Photography

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Inspired By This Featured Video + Vendor of The Week

March 5, 2013

I recently had the opportunity to team up with Matt Turk of Tower Films to shoot a tutorial video for  Inspired By This on how to turn a basic floral arrangement into a lavish and unique display with just a few key components.We filmed at the Archive Rentals Showroom in San Clemente using various blush tabletop pieces we often rent for weddings and events. It is always such a pleasure working with Matt, for he is such a talented cinematographer.  Here are some behind the scene photos shot by Robert Arroyo, always one of our favorites to work with.
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Watch Tower Films’ Inspired By This Vendor of the Week Video here

Favorite Bouquets of 2012 From Junebug Member Florists, Featuring Krista Jon

December 12, 2012

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Favorite Bouquets of 2012 From Junebug Member Florists

This has been such a fun week! Beautiful flowers have been pouring into my inbox from our Junebug member florists, and it’s like Christmas came early! Each designer sent their personal favorite bouquet of the year and a little information about their creations. And lucky you, because I’m going to regift, and send all the beauty and inspiration to you!

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50 Shades Of White, Event Specialists International at Chuck Jones Center for Creativity

December 10, 2012

The recent “50 Shades of White” event put on by Event Specialist International was held at Chuck Jones Center for Creativity in Costa Mesa. The floral designs made by Krista Jon were based on the inspirational palette of white! Krista used some of her favorite Archive Rental floral vessels, which of course includes a vintage bath tub.





Flowers: Krista Jon

Rentals: Archive Rentals

Photos: Jen O’Sullivan

Wedding Centerpiece Inspiration by Krista Jon

November 29, 2012

Im always inspired by unique botanicals like this bromeliad and I can’t seem to get enough of these Juliette garden roses. They are a match for everything! I really don’t ever know what I am going to make until I am sitting right in front of it with whatever flowers and textures called to me that day. This piece started with the brightest sweet peas I had laid my eyes on last spring.

Floral Designs: Krista Jon

Photography: Lane Ditto

Saddlerock Ranch Wedding in Malibu with Flower designs by Krista Jon

November 26, 2012

Click here to see this Featured wedding on Style Me Pretty

Denise and Giampiero beautiful Malibu wedding at Saddlerock Ranch.

Click here to watch the video by Tower Films

Flowers: Krista Jon

Photos: Heather Kincaid

Entertainment: Josh Friedman | Elan Artists

Rentals: Archive Rentals

Planner: Gather Events and Occasions

Venue: Saddlerock Ranch, Malibu

Catering: Woah Nelly

Cake: Sweet and Saucy

Video: Tower Films

Angie + Nick’s wedding flowers by Krista Jon

November 18, 2012

Ombré style bouquet loaded with some of my favs. Peony, garden roses, hyacinth, and amaryllis.

I am in love with the grey bouquets each bridesmaid carried.

Angie and Nicks mothers both opted for timeless nosegays in peach and grey.

This was one of the cutest flower girl moments I have ever seen. Precious!

Nosegays and bouts.

Featured on Exquisite Weddings

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Flowers: Krista Jon

Photos: Paula Luna

Rentals: Archive Vintage Rentals

Planner: CBS Weddings

Invitations: Alchemy

Video: Russell Fowler

Venue: Inn at Rancho Santa Fe

Cover for Ceremony Magazine Flowers by Krista Jon

November 6, 2012

Orange County Ceremony Magazine Tabletop Inspiration, Nature’s Way

[Design and Florals] Krista Jon

[Rentals] Archive Vintage Rentals

[Styling] David Pressman Events
[Stationery] Paper Mélange
[Location] The Abode, San Clemente
[Photography] Trista Lerit Photography

[Videography] Russell Fowler Studios

Behind the Scenes Video, Click to view.

Succulent Art by Krista Jon

November 2, 2012

Succulent Art by Krista Jon

Photo by Leah Lee

Come Fly with Me Inspired Photo Shoot by Caroline Tran | Style Me Pretty | Flowers by Krista Jon

June 1, 2012

“When Caroline Tran hosts a workshop, you take note. And when Lovely Jubilee dreams up the design for that workshop, Skybox Event Production brings all the pretty together and Krista Jon fills it with fabulous florals – you take pictures. Pretty, pretty pictures. Every single gorgeous detail of this shoot inspired by Frank Sintra’s song “Come Fly with Me” was captured by all the workshop attendees (Anna Wu Photography, Becky Bing Photography, Canary Grey Photography, Cheryl M Photo, Eileen Liu Photography, Angel Canary Photography, Michelle Chiu Photography and Photos by Misou), and it’s filling our afternoon with SO much lovely. Of course there is a gallery filled to be brim with even MORE gorgeous imagery, but you’ll also want to scroll down to see the fabulous film by Elysium Productions too – SO much inspiration in one pretty post. Swoon.” –Style Me Pretty

Photography: Caroline Tran / Additional Images: Anna Wu Photography, Becky Bing Photography,Canary Grey Photography, Cheryl M Photo, Eileen Liu Photography, Angel Canary Photography, Michelle Chiu Photography + Photos by Misou / Photo Shoot Venue: The Langham Huntington, Pasadena in Pasadena, California / Event Planning: Skybox Event Productions / Event Design: Lovely Jubilee / Floral Design: Krista Jon / Cinematography: Elysium Productions / Invitation Design: Jen Simpson Design / Lighting: TMMPRO / Linens + Coverings: La Tavola / Tableware + China: Casa de Perrin / Props:disregarden / Furniture: Archive Vintage Rentals / Favors + Gifts: Ticings / Wedding Dress: Enzoani viaBlush Bridal Couture / Jewelry: twigs & honey / Makeup Artist: Chiali Meng Wedding Makeup

Utterly Engaged feature issue 21, “Return To Earth” Flowers by Krista Jon

May 8, 2012

Photography by Lauren Ross

Nikki + Ryan’s Ocean Bluff Wedding Flowers by Krista Jon

April 5, 2012

Flowers: Krista Jon  |  Decor/Rentals: Archive Vintage Rentals  |  Photography: Priscila Valentina  |  Videography: Russell Fowler Studios  |

Jennifer + West Saddlerock Ranch Wedding in Malibu. Flowers by Krista Jon

March 27, 2012

Photographer: Clayton Austin

Photographer: Clayton Austin

Flowers: Krista Jon

Vintage Rentals: Archive Vintage Rentals

Venue: Saddlerock Ranch

Styled Wedding for Two. Lace + Metal, Vintage Floral Designs by Krista Jon

March 6, 2012

Published on Green Wedding Shoes

Watch How Tower FilmsTells The Story of a Wedding Created for Two.

Photos by: Leah Lee Photography

photos: Leah Lee Photography // design/styling/paper Goods : Gather Events & Occasions // published: Green Wedding Shoes // cake: Sweet and Saucy Shop // catering: Heirloom LA // florals + styling: Krista Jon // rentals: Archive Vintage Rentals // hair: Nicole Chew Beauty // makeup: Lauren Dunning // wedding dress: Stella Alberti Couture // bridal accessories: Lo Boheme // bow ties: Pocket Square Clothing // jewelry: Ariel Gordon // venue: Jesse St. // videography: Tower Films // models: Aurelia Scheppers + Jado Lee

Intimate Outdoor Southern California Wedding at Ramos House

March 2, 2012
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Inspired by This: “Ashley and Jim were married during an intimate wedding ceremony in the historic Los Rio’s District in San Juan Capistrano, surrounded by only 55 of their closest family and friends. With the help of Krista Jon and Archive Vintage Rentals, the simple Los Rio’s street was transformed into a quaint, outdoor wedding venue with the reception only steps away at The Ramos House. Their bridal party was made up of their siblings, and their son Ryder helped hold the “Here Comes The Bride” sign! We love the table centerpieces with mix and match glass vases and simple flowers that blend perfectly with the rustic place settings and mason jars. The cozy reception felt like a family get together, with lots of laughter, hearty home-cooked food and warm candle light.”
Venue: Ramos House
Wedding Planner/Coordinator: Michelle at Ramos House
Flowers & Decor: Krista Jon
Cake Baker: Simply Sweet Cakery
Hairstylist: Ashlee Woolery
Bride’s Dress: Vera Wang
Bridesmaid Dresses: J Crew
Rentals: Archive Vintage Rentals
Photographer: Kaysha Weiner

California Tuscan Wedding at a Private Estate in Corona Del Mar

February 23, 2012

Photos: David Tosti  

Flowers: Krista Jon  

Decor: Archive Vintage Rentals

Kristen + Baba Wedding Flowers At Saddlerock Ranch, Malibu

December 15, 2011

Florals: Krista Jon Venue: Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu Planner: Yelena of The Stylish Soiree

Vintage Decor: Archive Vintage Rentals Additional Photos: Sean Walker

Utterly Engaged Issue 17 Featuring Krista Jon

November 17, 2011

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Krista Jon, Set Design & Floral Design for YWD Magazines Feature: “Romantic Wedding Dresses”

September 22, 2011

Romantic Wedding Dresses – for the modern day glamorous bride

Inspired by romance and touches of red, these luxuriously soft and feminine wedding dresses have made a strong comeback, mixing rich textures with elegant silhouettes for modern day glamour. To create this look and feeling, our talented creative director, Cathryn VanBreene selected wedding gowns that blend old-school glamour with modern appeal. Set stylist and wedding floral designer, Krista Jon fused whimsical red wedding props and wedding rentals for each set from Archive Vintage Rentals. This romantic shoot was photographed by Sean Armenta at the acclaimed wedding location, seven-degrees. Pulling it all together was hair stylist Lucie Doughtyand makeup artist Dana Delaney.

Set Design & Floral Designer: Krista Jon

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Set Design & Floral Designer: Krista Jon  Vintage Props: Archive Vintage Rentals  Bridal Boutique: R Mine;  Bella Bridesmaids;  Lovella Bridal;  Priscilla of Boston;  Alina Pizzano Couture Bridal;  Lovella Bridal at the Americana at Brand;  Trudy’s Brides & Special Occasion;  La Soie Bridal  Reception Site: seven-degrees  Photographer: Sean Armenta  Hair Stylist: Lucie Doughty  Makeup Artist: Dana Delaney  Wedding Jewelry: R-Mine;  Erin Cole  Other Services: (hat): Louise Green Millinery ;  (bolero): Enzoani avail at Trudy’s Brides & Special Occasion

Shades of Grey, London Wedding Flowers Magazine Published a “Krista Jon” Bouquet

July 28, 2011

Wedding Flowers Magazine, London

More Photos From This Shoot by: Heather Kincaid

Shades of Grey. ‘For a sophisticated alternative to zesty green foliage, consider using leaves, grasses and herbs in soft shades of silvery-grey’ says floral designer Krista Jon, who created this beautiful bouquet of blowsy white peonies and ranunculus. Here, Krista has used senecio complimented by a piece of grey-blue suede picked up at a fabric shop, but you could also use sage, artemisia or eucalyptus for a similar look. “I like to call them ‘grey greens’, says Krista. “They add a certain velvety softness ot any palette” bring wow-factor to an all-white arrangement; and lighten up brighter blooms.”

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Planner: Yelena Johnson, The Stylish Soiree

Bouquet: Krista Jon

Theresa and Peter’s wedding at the Adamson House, Malibu.

July 15, 2011

Theresa’s petite cascade bridal bouquet was an amazingly fragrant mixture of flowers using garden roses, lily of the valley, sweet peas and jasmine.

Venue:  Adamson House

Photographer:  Michael Segal Photography

Event Planner:  Gather Events and Occasions

Floral:  Krista Jon,  floral | botanical | stylist

Vintage Rental:  Archive Vintage Rentals

Pink Bouquet For You

July 14, 2011

Malibu Botanical Garden Photo Shoot on Style me Pretty by Krista Jon.

July 13, 2011

Featured in Style Me Pretty

Photographer:  Aaron Delesie

Planner:  David Pressman Events

Floral Botanical:  Krista Jon

Vintage Glass:  Archive Vintage Rentals

Paper:   Soolip

Casa Romantica Wedding Flowers by Krista Jon, floral | botanical | stylist on Style Me Pretty

June 28, 2011

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From Abi Q PhotographyMaria’s look was soft and classic with a bit of beach-side romance thrown in. The wedding was held at a small Catholic church in downtown Laguna that had a timeless classiness about it. The reception was at Casa Romantica in San Clemente which is known for it’s breathtaking views of the ocean and beautiful light. Her florist did different centerpieces for each table of different heights and fullness and the soft romantic look it created was absolutely breathtaking. I loved the use of succulents alongside the pretty pastels of the hydrangeas, peonies and roses. Everything about Maria and Connor’s affair was beautiful. The best part of the day was when their coordinator, Erin, let me steal them away for ten extra minutes at sunset to capture some photos of them in beautiful light.

Wedding Photography: Abi Q Photography/ Wedding Coordinating: Christina Carbonara of Carbonara Catering / Bride’s Hair + Make-up: Jenny Ramos / Bride’s Prep Location: Laguna Cliffs Marriott/ Ceremony Venue: St. Catherine’s of Siena in Laguna / Reception Venue: Casa Romantica / Floral Design: Krista Jon /  Vintage Glass : Archive Vintage Rentals /Wedding Cake: It’s All About the Cake / Wedding Gown: Demetrios / Bride’s Shoes: Chinese Laundry

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St. Regis Wedding by Krista Jon, floral | botanical | stylist

June 15, 2011

Michelle and Anthony’s Wedding at St. Regis Monarch Beach

Michelle and Anthony’s love story was one of my favorite parts of our process.  No matter what we were talking about…if Anthony’s name came up, she instantly got the biggest smile on her face and was elated to tell you just how or when or why.

Their fairytale love story began on a plane ride together where they met for the first time. This inspired using décor such as vintage suitcases and other travel details from Archive Vintage Rentals.

Floral design palette included black calas, lavender roses, succulents, and lilacs in vintage silver,

cut crystal and pink depression glass.

Venue: St. Regis Monarch Beach

Floral Design and Styling: Krista Jon, floral | botanical | stylist

Decor: Archive Vintage Rentals

 Planner: events by Ki Ki Lee

Photographer: Bobby Brown Photography

  Rentals: Classic Party Rentals

Custom Letterpress: Paper Melange

Cake: It’s All About the Cake

Band: Blue Breeze Band

Hair: Carli Huston –

Makeup: Josiah Fernandez –

Pastor: Dan Russell –

Melony & Brett’s Hotel Laguna Wedding, Flowers by Krista Jon, Super 8 + Video by Russell Fowler Studios

June 3, 2011

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Melony & Brett’s wedding at Hotel Laguna, Flowers by Krista Jon. Super 8 & Wedding Videography by Russell Fowler Studios.

Krista Jon, floral | botanical | stylist, of Downtown Flowers, listed in Orange Coast Magazines Top Eight Great Flower Shops for Mothers Day Flowers.”

April 30, 2011

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Nature’s bounty blossoms just in time for Mother’s Day, “Our guide to flower shopping in advance of this month’s celebration of mom” Eight great florists for Mother’s Day…by Beth A. Clayton

Downtown Flowers
“Whimsy is the theme at this picture-perfect shop. Owner Krista Jon makes two trips a week to local flower farms and markets to buy unique, seasonal botanicals such as succulents, yucca flowers, and green, spiky blooms, juxtaposing her finds with softer, imported blossoms, such as peonies ($8 to $12 per stem) and garden roses ($5 per stem). To personalize Mom’s bouquet, Jon suggests shopping estate sales and antique malls for one-of-a-kind containers, or bringing in Mom’s favorite vase from home. 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, 111 Avenida del Mar, San

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Krista Jon floral | botanical | stylist named in Wanda Wen’s Top 5 Wedding Planning Musts

April 21, 2011

Wanda Wen’s Top 5 Wedding Planning Musts

Krista Jon  floral | botanical | stylist 
“Anyone that can see the beauty in mushrooms and weave them into the most inspired, enchanting woodland scene fit for the most modern and fashionable wedding gets aces in my black book!  Krista once designed for my event, A Soolip Wedding, an amazing 10 foot by 8 foot living succulent wall that was the backdrop for the Monique Lhuillier fashion show.  It was incredible.”

Wanda Wen, Founder & CEO of Soolip Paperie

“In case you haven’t noticed, we’re in full on wedding month here at The Feast, building up to that big, polarizing, late-April “event of the century,” the royal wedding. To honor the occasion, we caught up with Wanda Wen, the L.A. wedding Renaissance woman at the helm of West Hollywood‘s Soolip Paperie & Press, a boutique and letterpress studio that’s definitely the favored stationer of the Los Angeles entertainment elite. Wen, who got her start in the fashion world working for designer Perry Ellis, fashion-industry rock star Stephen Sprouse, and Isda & Co, has since been cutting her teeth in the local wedding biz, and as a noted tastemaker and lifestyle expert, these are her top places around town to get the marriage thing sorted”… (Read More Here)

Thank you Wanda

Krista Jon  xo 🙂

Succulent Wedding Bouquet by Krista Jon

April 18, 2011
Succulent Bouquet by Krista Jon,  floral | botanical | stylist

Succulent Bouquet by Krista Jon,  floral | botanical | stylist

Photos by: Priscila Valentina | Chair by: Archive Vintage Rentals

Krista Jon, A Soolip Wedding Event Designer, Published in Hollywood Weekly Magazine

March 31, 2011

Article by: Pamela Spyrs

“Your displays and floral creations at A Soolip Wedding today were INCREDIBLE!! Will definitely be a included in my Hollywood Weekly Magazine coverage!” …Pamela Spyrs

Succulents + Velvet by Krista Jon, Published on Soolip Blog

March 29, 2011

Krista Jon, floral | botanical | stylist

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” The display by Krista Jon were just as amazing at ASoolip Wedding in San Francisco as they were in Los Angeles! Her walls of succulents and the couch filled with them were absolutely stunning eye catchers! We were so fortunate to have her in our midst, beautifying everything with nature.”  Photos by Jules Bianchi

Krista Jon

floral | botanical | stylist

Krista Jon | floral | botanical | stylist | designs A Soolip Wedding at Bel Air Bay Club

March 13, 2011

labeled photos by: Jen O’Sullivan

A Soolip Wedding Founder/Producers Brooke Zipperman, Wanda Wen, Erica Ahlin

Soolip organically metamorphosed from its origin as an enchanting paper boutique in West Hollywood to an established lifestyle brand. Founder Wanda Wen’s signature discerning taste and her vision to create a stylish gathering of all things beautiful for one of life’s most inspirational moments – the wedding – gave birth to A Soolip Wedding in 1999. This annual celebration presents a distinctive and well-edited collection of personally-selected resources for the discriminating modern bride seeking a wedding reflective of Soolip’s contemporary and refined aesthetic. With the innovative artistry of each year’s unique collection of partners, A Soolip Wedding elevates the art of getting married to an extraordinary and inspired affair in itself and has become every modern bride’s must-attend event before the big event. Previous partners have included Monique Lhuillier, Harry Winston, Smashbox Cosmetics, Wolfgang Puck, Christofle, Kate Somerville, St. Regis, La Perla, Bacara Resort & Spa, Frette, Tiffany & Co., Williams Sonoma, Badgley Mischka, Heath Ceramics, Carolina Herrera and Jo Malone.

a soolip wedding event designer Krista Jon, floral | botanical | stylist

Living Succulent Vintage Velvet Tufted Couch by Krista Jon

Photo by: Raiza Cruz

Living Succulent Vintage Velvet Tufted Couch by Krista Jon

Photo by: Raiza Cruz

Krista Jon dominated the scene with her stunningly rustic succulents peaking through nearly every booth. This is most definitely a Taste of Pace favorite for the year.” …Pace Webb

Photo above by: Raiza Cruz

boutonniere display by Krista Jon

Photo above by: Raiza Cruz

Bouquets for Claire Pettibone by Krista Jon

Claire Pettibone and bridal gown models, bouquets by Krista Jon