One couple throws a classic, formal wedding soiree with a soft, romantic color palette and a sweeping view of the Pacific Ocean.

When Davide presented Laura with a ring box on her birthday, she balked. Doesn't he know it's not nice to give a girl a ring unless it's the ring? she thought to herself. "Then I looked over at him and saw his face, and I realized that he was about to propose," she says. "It was the happiest surprise of my life." Photo: Beautiful Day Photography