We are an international wedding planning and design firm known for our elegant yet understated design. As one of the most highly sought after destination wedding stylists in the world, Joy has planned and designed over 400 weddings from Bali to Italy, France to Napa Valley. Founded in 2007 by Joy Proctor in Santa Barbara, Ca. 



Events are a celebration of life. A time to be present, in the moment, appreciating the beauty and importance of being together.  They are priceless moments we spend making memories with our friends and loves ones.  Whether it be a wedding; the shared celebration of two souls intertwined; a birthday, the celebration of life, happiness, and the preciousness of this world, or another event, coming together in celebration of life, all days are important, and all life should be celebrated.




owner / designer

Lover of sushi, karaoke, Africa, children, song-writing, antiques and gardening. Aquarius. Optimist. Political Philosophy major, born in Swaziland.

Joys design aesthetic is elegant and romantic paired with organic, nostalgic and location inspired influences. Her design is inspired by emotion, playing to the senses through color, texture, light, location and intuition.

Her work has been featured in Martha Stewart Weddings, Brides Magazine, The Knot Magazine, New York Weddings, C Magazine, Utterly Engaged Magazine, Flutter Magazine, Mag Rouge, Reverie Magazine, Wedding Inspirations Magazine, Style Me Pretty, Once Wed, Wedding Sparrow, Grey Likes Weddings, Ruffled Blog,  Santa Barbara Wedding Style and many more.


 what inspires me