A Vibrant, Modern Palm Springs Wedding

The sunny California weather and the chic design of the Parker Palm Springs Resort paint the perfect backdrop for one couple's whimsical soirée.

"I fell in love with the construction of my Vera Wang silk-organza gown—you could lift up the top layer of the skirt and see that all the layers were hand-sewn," said the bride. She added a black Vera Wang sash to her wedding dress. Photo: Bright Bird