Inspired by the Santa Ynez Valley's natural beauty, a Long Beach-based couple plans a traditional ceremony at Old Mission Santa Inés, a historic California mission, followed by a rustic-yet-elegant celebration at a Fess Parker Winery.

A SoCal couple plans a midsummer wedding at a local vineyard

Inspired by the Santa Ynez Valley's natural beauty, a Long Beach-based couple plans a traditional ceremony at Old Mission Santa Inés, a historic California mission, followed by a rustic-yet-elegant celebration at a Fess Parker Winery.

Vivian and Kevin met in 2004 while collaborating on a work project; two years later, he proposed during a trip to Colorado. They chose the mission for "its rustic beauty and California history," Vivian says.