WELCOME!

Welcome to Laura McBride City Hall Wedding – your sourcebook for petite weddings of big love.  This began while planning our own dream wedding at San Francisco’s City Hall.  The result is a discerning curation of beauty, products, experts, tips, and inspiration for your courthouse wedding or other itty bitty celebration of love and marriage.

WEDDING PLANNING TIPS

As they say today, “you do you.”  One-of-a-kind, however bold or simple, is a timeless choice that will always honor your unique commitment.  Some of our best marriage advice?  Call Melissa Joy Manning.

SPOTLIGHT Artisan Melissa Joy Manning
creates luxury, organic, locally handmade, and sustainable jewelry. This swoon worthy, heirloom-quality perfection impeccably marries an elegant and modern aesthetic.

OUR FAVORITES

Explore our favorites below or take a few things for a test drive in Melissa’s Berkeley or NYC studio where every piece is handmade onsite.

  • JESSICA ALBA AND CASH WARREN
    Jessica Alba and Cash Warren | Famous City Hall...
    March 12, 2016
    Jessica Alba and Cash Warren | Famous City hall Wedding, Courthouse, Beverly Hills, CA In a Beverly Hills courtroom, Jessica Alba became the bride of...
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  • wedding wishes
    City Hall weddings: Wedding wishes and toasts
    March 12, 2016
    Nailing wedding wishes for city hall weddings and other petite celebrations of love and marriage. The takeaway - all city hall wedding guests are the...
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  • Unsolicited marriage advice. The guest list.
    March 12, 2016
    The guest list is very important and also a contentious and stressful subject for many couples.  The best wedding advice we can give you...
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  • Thoughts on Eloping
    March 12, 2016
    Thoughts on eloping. I have already dropped the term city hall wedding a lot.  A small caveat.  I am talking about a small civil ceremony...
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  • Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard
    Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell Wedding
    March 12, 2016
    Famous wedding halls: Great City Hall love stories No. 002 | Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard | Courthouse, Beverly Hills, CA If you've recently gotten...
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