About the Bridal Bar


Anseth Page Richards, a partner in Bridal Bar, San Diego is also the founder of both Creative Occasions with a Personal Touch and the sister company, La Jolla Weddings.

Anseth, is a native La Jollan with over thirty years experience designing and executing upscale Special Events and Weddings here in San Diego and across the Country. Anseth is a Master at planning. She was certified through UCSD and has a background in the Theater, Hotel Management, Real Estate, Art and the Travel Industry. She is an Award Winning Event Designer with experience in set design, lighting design, floral design and graphic design. Winning awards through the International Special Event Society for Best Wedding, Best Party and Most Creative Invitation. Anseth is a proud recipient of a prestigious Gala Award – the top award available to those in the Special Events Industry. She has been a speaker at many national conferences and teaches numerous seminars for various event industry groups. Anseth also seasonally teaches college wedding planning classes.

Her work has been featured in People Magazine, Us Weekly Magazine, In Style Weddings Magazine, CNN, Channel 8 and 10 News, Discover San Diego, San Diego Bride & Groom, San Diego Style Wedding, San Diego Magazine, Ranch and Coast Magazine, The La Jolla Light, La Jolla Village News and the San Diego Union Tribune. Ranch & Coast Magazine voted Anseth Best Wedding and Event Planner in San Diego. You can see why she is a welcomed preferred vendor at San Diego’s most exclusive venues.

For Anseth, creating fulfilled Wedding Dreams is her Joie d’ Vivre… Fabulous, Fun and Stress Free Planning is truly her gift!

Her philosophy is, that planning a wedding or special event should be one of the most exciting times of your life. Enjoying the planning process is a MUST. Orchestrating the big day requires a vast array of details to be arranged. Where to start, whom to hire and how to pull it all together can be solved in a snap… The innovative concept at her companies is simple; offer the finest venues, top vendors, and the most creative and upscale products and services on the market all available in one elegant and tranquil event planning studio.

The new Bridal Bar San Diego expands this concept even further. The Bridal Bar is a boutique firm that supplies a complimentary peek at the pre-screened best of the best in the wedding industry. We have compiled an extensive group of event professionals who have been cordially invited to display their works based on style, experience, and impeccable reputation in their fields of expertise. The Bridal Bar allows the discerning bride-to-be to preview and plan for the perfect event and the staff is available to assist and encourage the ideal that every couple deserves their dream wedding!

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