Vendors in: Oahu
Oahu is known as The Gathering Place and although the third largest island of the Hawaiian Islands it is the most populous. For good reasons: sun, sea and the Aloha Spirit. A perfect venue to gather your loved ones and begin the journey.
What does it feel like to step into matrimony in paradise? Pure heaven…and here are the talented people who can make it so.
Nestled in the cool, green Manoa Valley, the artisan chocolate shop Choco le‘a sits quietly on Lowrey Avenue. Look for the idyllic white picket fenced to uncover a world of fine chocolates.
Choco le’a uses only the finest European and Hawaiian chocolates, Big Island macadamia nuts, Ali’i Coffee, Tea Chest Hawai‘i teas and lush tropical fruits. Their 4pc Signature truffle box is a popular item with favorites like Triple Chocolate, Caramel with Hawaiian Sea Salt, Lilikoi (Passion Fruit), and Affogato. For larger wedding events, the 2pc truffle box is a great alternative.
Choco le’a will be unveiling two new celebratory boxes in a few months—a white & gold Let’s Celebrate and a flowered lei Congratulations!—perfect for a summer wedding. chocolea.com
Always Flowers 808 Weddings and Events
In 1997, owner Todd Oshiro took a leap of faith and changed careers. Working for years in the local Ala Moana retail scene, he sensed a change. Oshiro ventured out on his own with a love for Hawaiian tropicals to open Always Flowers 808 on Liliha Street. His interest in show-stopping visuals and extensive experience in working closely with clients has made this venture a huge success. Just ask the many ecstatic couples who saw their dream day visions come true.
The Always Flowers 808 Weddings and Events’ design team’s insight and creativity are applauded at such venues as the Halekulani, Four Seasons Ko ‘Olina, and Kahala Resort. From elegant cymbidium orchid bouquets, varietal protea centerpieces, tropical backdrops to towering rose-laced wedding cakes, these expert artists work hand in hand with happy couples on color, texture, simplicity and stylish floral decors. alwaysflowers808weddings.net
Spirits of Aloha Professional Bartending Services
Who knew how much worry-free joy a premier cocktail catering service could bring to your big day? Spirits of Aloha houses a team of professionals who collaborate with their clients to ensure a perfect wedding reception experience.
From expert set up to friendly and prompt service, from beautiful presentation to stellar cocktails and bubbly flutes of champagne, Spirits of Aloha has got you covered. These bartendending servicers can customize an impressive bar set up or beverage menu just for your special day complete with a hand drawn chalkboard bar menu. Tasty picture-perfect libations such as their Signature Red Wine Sangria, Kilauea Mai Tai and Non Alcoholic Plantation Lemonade will elevate any event and keep your guests happy and the wedding couple blissful. spiritsofalohabartending.com