Catherine & Phil- Same Book, New Chapter

Catherine & Phil- Same Book, New Chapter

We are so inspired by the incredible stories of love and commitment that have been shared with us- like the one of Catherine and Phil. After 6 years together, they got married at the beautiful Sunken Gardens of the Santa Barbara Courthouse.

Jennifer & Jesse Tie the Knot!

Jennifer & Jesse Tie the Knot!

Jennifer and Jesse said their “I Dos” over the summer with us at The Narrative Loft, for their elegant August wedding. In front of friends and family, the couple-in-love celebrated their commitment and love for each other.

Aubree's Spooky Halloween Treat

Aubree's Spooky Halloween Treat

The first day of the month means pretty much everything is going to be pumpkin-spice, and, for some reason, Monster Mash is always stuck in your head. Even though the bad Halloween puns are everywhere, they’re a small price to pay for the free candy. I guess you can’t skele-run from the bad skele-puns.

Mayesh Design Star Workshop

Mayesh Design Star Workshop

Back in August, the lovely people from Mayesh Wholesale Florists held one of their “Curate & Create” workshops at The Narrative Loft as a part of their U.S. flower workshop tour. The five-date tour featured the amazing Kaylee Young of Flourish by Kay, a floral design business based in Portland, Oregon.

Take Me Away presents "A Night in Ibiza" (Santa Barbara style)

Take Me Away presents "A Night in Ibiza" (Santa Barbara style)

Whether you’ve been trying to get your friends to go on that 10 mile hike with you, or if Sunday brunch (*cough* mimosas *cough*) is more your pace, Santa Barbara has long been known as the perfect place to get away when you’re in desperate need of some rest and relaxation. But now, the fun doesn’t need to stop after the sun goes down. We have some new friends in town that will help keep the party going long into the night, and even into the early hours of the morning.

Save the Mermaids, Save the Ocean

Save the Mermaids, Save the Ocean

The founders of Save the Mermaids, a nonprofit organization that started with an eager group of girls, grew into something bigger than what they could have imagined.

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work!

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work!

We were able to watch an awesome demonstration of teamwork in person back in June! The Narrative Loft had the honor of welcoming the incredible Tai Sunnanon to our space as he led an informational workshop and discussion for nonprofit leaders, executives and board members.

Curtis and Jill's Artsy Boho Reception

Curtis and Jill's Artsy Boho Reception

We kicked off the first days of summer with a beautiful wedding reception, honoring the love and commitment between Jill and Curtis! Following their ceremony at the Santa Barbara Courthouse, the bride and groom celebrated their marriage with friends and family here at The Narrative Loft.

A Hula Holiday- Impact Holiday Party 2018

A Hula Holiday- Impact Holiday Party 2018

Upon stepping into our creative space, all clocks changed to Island Time! Palm leaves and hula skirts adorned the walls, getting everyone in the spirit. The ambiance could not have been more perfect for this hula holiday, from the authentic decorations to the perfect island lighting, courtesy of Bella Vista Designs.' colorful creations.

Meet Our Neighbors!

Meet Our Neighbors!

As one of the biggest buildings in Santa Barbra, all of our spaces total at over 23,000 square feet. What originally started out as a "lemon-packing" plant has now turned into the homes of some of the area's best businesses. We love working next to so many talented people, meet the companies all below! 

A Night on the Dance Floor- Santa Barbara Middle School Dance

A Night on the Dance Floor- Santa Barbara Middle School Dance

This past weekend our friends of Santa Barbara Middle School hosted their annual school dance at The Narrative. Students from grades 6th through 9th came for a night of dancing and fun to enjoy in our event space.