A Kooky + Colourful Highland Park Elopement…Officiated by a Puppet!

Throughout the pandemic, UK-based couple Jenna + Adam fell down a whimsical web rabbit gap. Bob Baker Marionette Theater—an iconic Eastside Los Angeles establishment—has a Youtube channel filled with their charming + virtuosic puppet reveals that helped Jenna + Adam survive the lengthy hours in lockdown.

When it grew to become clear that an enigmatic elopement was positively their pace, the couple obtained to planning and found that their beloved Bob Baker Marionette Theater does certainly maintain weddings + elopements! That was all Jenna + Adam wanted to pack a suitcase and hop a flight throughout the pond to tie the knot.

They orchestrated an thrilling + romantic day exploring Highland Park (their fave LA neighborhood) with wedding ceremony photographer extraordinaire, Mary Costa. Then they mentioned “I do” at Bob Baker the place all of the couple’s favourite puppets have been in attendance with a bunch of expert puppeteers pulling the strings.

The enjoyment is palpable within the wealthy + colourful pictures of Jenna + Adam’s day, and we’re so excited to indicate you a glimpse of this pleasant LA elopement, the likes of which we are able to truthfully say we’ve by no means seen earlier than.

Highland Park, a hip Eastside LA neighborhood clustered round enjoyable + funky stretches of Figueroa Avenue + York Boulevard, was the right setting for Jenna + Adam’s pre-elopement stroll.

The historic and now-closed Highland Theater, a Figueroa Avenue landmark, even put information of Jenna + Adam’s massive day up on their marquee!

This vibrant pink, orange, and yellow bridal bouquet from Shindig Stylish completely matched the brilliant + playful power of the day.

“I by no means thought I might be bothered about getting married so by no means had a ‘dream costume,’” says Jenna of her method to decorate procuring. “The considered setting foot in a bridal retailer additionally broke me out in a chilly sweat, so after a lot looking on-line (and shopping for 4 different clothes – all returned, don’t fear!) I discovered a Rachel Burke collaboration with Label Rail on ASOS and it was good! It was additionally necessary that the costume would match into hand baggage as we have been touring very evenly, and the fabric meant it may very well be coerced into my suitcase with out a lot bother!” 

Right here’s To The Newlyweds!

Head straight to our assortment of the very best puff sleeve wedding ceremony clothes should you’re as in love with Jenna’s sparkly tea size look as we’re.

It could actually appear a little bit of a frightening time, particularly once you're attempting to think about the emotions of your loved ones who could be put out about your choice. Keep it up although, the marriage is finally about you each being true to yourselves and one another. The individuals who love you're going to get over it will definitely! You are solely going to do that as soon as (hopefully) so do it correctly! Additionally, have enjoyable!!

So into the way in which Jenna’s coffin-shaped wedding ceremony ring from Margaret Cross matches her hair!

Congratulations, Jenna + Adam! SO glad you made the journey all the way in which to Cali for this unforgettably distinctive elopement! GWS needs you each nothing however the easiest!

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pictures: Mary Costa Pictures // venue title: Bob Baker Marionette Theater, Highland Park, Los Angeles, CA, USA // florals: Shindig Stylish // wedding ceremony costume: ASOS Labelrail x Rachel Burke // bride’s sneakers: Juju Jellies // bride’s ring: Margaret Cross

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