Christina and Paul in Burlingame, CA

Stunning formal gardens set the scene at Kohl Mansion, the site for both the ceremony and reception. Event planner Sasha Souza helped the couple create their nontraditional affair, which did not include a first dance, symbolic tea ceremony, bouquet or garter toss or cake cutting. "We wanted fun, good food, a good party; something people would remember," Christina says.

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