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colorado Fall + Winter 28 heidi & alex

A rustic and romantic winter wedding in Beaver Creek

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Rich hues and golden light at Lynn Britt Cabin

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Living in the Rockies provides you with endless inspiration. Each winding road, mountain vista and stunning sunset leaves an impression on your heart and soul. It is what makes this place unlike any other! It transforms from season to season, unveiling a new beauty. Fall with its crisp brilliance and winter with its white sparkle continues to steal our hearts year after year. We wanted to show brides how gorgeous these two seasons could be for a Colorado wedding! We have filled the pages of RMB Colorado with the most fall and winter wedding inspiration to date! From golden fields and rich fall colors in Snowmass to winter weddings filled with snowy kisses and hot cocoa, you’ll discover something new with the turn of a page. The Paint Mines cotton candy-colored rocks was the perfect place for a whimsical day of shooting gorgeous wedding gowns for our Painted Oasis feature. Winter Park Resort took our breath away with their epic views from their newest venue, Lunch Rock. And in Longmont, we curated a dream country wedding for you at Milston Well Farm, complete with the cutest barnyard animals, quite possibly ever! We at RMB are so honored and excited to help be a part of your wedding day planning. From inspiration to finding your perfect vendors in our Gem Collective, and all the fun Instagram stories of the team along the way, we love helping brides fall in love with a Colorado “I Do!”

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lindy hickman photography The number one thing you want for your outdoor wedding is good weather! On the morning of the wedding, I sighed with big relief when I looked out of the window of the Manor House Cottage and saw nothing but blue skies and sunshine. By midday, the weather started to change. In the minutes leading up to the ceremony, all I could do was pray for there to be no rain, for the weather to start playing nice! As my walk began down the aisle my long cathedral veil, that I was so excited to wear, started whipping around so hard that my father had to latch on to it to ensure it would not randomly fly off my head! By the time I reached my handsome groom my veil was a goner. In fact, the wind got so bad that it was hard to hear the officiant in the microphone. Luckily it never rained, the wind was intense for most of the ceremony but in the moment when we started to read our vows the wind subsided and the sun peaked through the gray clouds. It was like God was shining down on our union. In that moment I realized that the weather didn’t matter, nothing mattered, except starting my new life with my best friend by saying “I Do!”’ - Sierrah & Matt, married July 20th

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what makes you a rocky mountain bride? What makes any woman a bride is finding their perfect groom. My life changed for the better when I met Matt. I was blessed enough to find my other half and I hope everyone has the opportunity to find that “one� that they can do life with. And a little piece of advice, don’t stress too much about the wedding details like I did, as long as your groom is waiting for you down the aisle... well then everything else is just icing on the cake!

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colorado finds LOCAL LOVE Stay fashionably comfortable with this Mystic blue, custom trucker hat from Denver’s emerging outdoor apparel brand, Maroon Bell Outdoor! maroon bell outdoor | maroonbell.com

MITTENS ON Keep your hands warm in the snow with these cute, yellow knit mittens! carrie maye designs | etsy.com/shop/Carriemaye

SNOW SHADES Protect your eyes and look awesome doing it in these wood-accent sunglasses! colorado glasses | coloradoglasses.com

FALL FLAVORS Celebrate fall with brews and baked goods that bring out the best of the season. Homemade-style chocolate chip cookies from Milk & Honey Sweets and Pumpkin beer are our top picks! milk & honey sweets | @milkandhoneysweetsco denver beer co | denverbeerco.com

RETRO LOOK The hottest trend this winter? The fanny pack! Update your expectation of this accessory with B Fresh’s fun designs.

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Heidi and Alex are high school sweethearts. They fell for one another at a very young age. When college came around, Heidi attended Florida State University, while Alex studied at Washington and Lee University in Virginia. Although the two were apart for their studies, their relationship only grew stronger through family ski trips and romantic reunions. Once Heidi graduated, she packed up and moved out to Los Angeles to be with Alex - finally! After nearly ten years of being together, Alex proposed to Heidi on New Year’s Eve at his best family friend’s home in Brentwood. Just before midnight, overlooking the sparkling, city lights, he got down on one knee and asked Heidi to spend the rest of her life with him. Of course, she said, “Yes!” The couple planned a cozy, winter wedding on March 17th in Beaver Creek.

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colorado love While planning their special day, Alex and Heidi were inspired by their love of Colorado. The state is so special to them, because the two grew up skiing and making memories together in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Most importantly, Heidi wanted her stunning ceremony venue, The Beaver Creek Chapel, to be the highlight. She incorporated romantic, soft and ethereal touches into the overall design to complete her wedding day look.

happily repurposed The bride wore a custom made veil adorned with intricate and feminine lace details. Heidi loved it so much that she had the veil turned into a baby bassinet for later use!

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under the night stars “After the ceremony, Alex and I escaped by snowcats for an intimate back country getaway. It was just Alex and I alone together as newlyweds under the night stars. The ride was peaceful and incredibly romantic. In that moment, we were able to reminisce on the day and dote on one another before starting our reception. It was by far my favorite moment!�

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advice for rocky mountain brides “Enjoy the planning process, because it’s just as important. Remember, it’s all a journey!”

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color palette - VENDORS BEAUTY Beauty on Location Studio | beautyonlocationstudio.com BRIDAL BOUTIQUE Bridal Salon Saks Beverly Hills BRIDE’S DRESS & VEIL DESIGNER Mira Zwillinger | mirazwillinger.com BRIDE’S JEWELRY Borrowed from groom’s mother BRIDE’S RINGS Los Angeles Diamond Factory | ladiamondfactory.com BRIDE’S SHOES Christian Louboutin | us.christianlouboutin.com BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Jenny Yoo | jennyyoo.com BRIDESMAIDS’ JEWELRY Gorjana | gorjana.com BRIDESMAIDS’ ROBES Stone Cold Fox | thestonecoldfox.com CEREMONY VENUE The Chapel at Beaver Creek | beavercreekchapel.com DESIGN, COORDINATION, & FLORAL Alexan Events | alexanevents.com GROOM’S ACCESSORIES Father’s cufflinks & studs GROOMSMENS’ FORMAL WEAR The Black Tux | theblacktux.com HONEYMOON Rosewood Mayakoba | rosewoodhotels.com LODGING The Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch | ritzcarlton.com/bachelorgulch OFFICIANT Tim Wilbanks PHOTOGRAPHER Jamee Photography | jameephotography.com RECEPTION VENUE & CATERER Zach’s Cabin | zachscabinbeavercreek.com REHEARSAL DINNER Mirabelle | mirabelle1.com STATIONERY & CALLIGRAPHY Jenny Sanders | jennysanders.co SWEETS Sugar | sugarbreck.com VIDEOGRAPHER Elysium Productions | elysiumproductions.com

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Set the scene for a splendid evening with warm browns, burgundies and greenery. We love how the field captures the sunset light and adds a warm glow to the tablescape. The fresh fruit adorns the table and adds to the harvest feel of the evening.


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Charleigh and Jeremy met in Dallas in late 2015. They played at the same sand volleyball courts and quickly became friends. Multiple times, Jeremy considered asking Charleigh on a date, but nerves got the best of him. They spent six months just hanging out and getting to know each other with no intention of anything happening. But, as the two spent more time together, they began to know they had something special. Charleigh started really caring about him and was charmed by his character and by seeing how he treated people. She finally confronted him about her feelings and in just a few months they were official! From there, things moved pretty quickly for these love birds. Jeremy moved to Denver for a job which helped solidify their relationship. Six months after the big move, Jeremy popped the question. He surprised Charleigh by flying his entire family down to Dallas and put together the most beautiful engagement party ever to celebrate their love! With roots in Colorado, the couple couldn’t think of a better place to say “I Do!� than on a crisp April 8th in Aspen.

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aspen is calling Charleigh and Jeremy wanted a Bohemian mountain feel for their wedding. They wanted to keep the natural beauty of the mountains front and center so they accented their wedding with soft neutrals, blush pink and nude. From the florals, perfectly picked out by EKS Events, to the locally inspired dinner menu, the couple made the focus of the day around the amazing location!

the little white dress “When I imagined myself getting married in the mountains, I knew I wanted a long sleeved wedding dress. I went to a & bè, and it was the 5th dress I tried on! I pretty much knew right away when I put it on. It’s open back and sleek fabric is exactly what I was looking for.”

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the last dance “We chose to do a ‘last dance’ of the night. It was after everyone had walked outside to light sparklers. It was just us, the musicians and the photographers left in the room. We danced to “Til Kingdom Come” by Coldplay (our very most favorite band). It was such a sweet intimate moment for us and we just danced close, cried, and felt so happy and relieved. I remember thinking ‘Charleigh, don’t ever forget this moment. It is completely perfect.’”

advice for rocky mountain couples “Relax and soak up this incredible time in your life. It’s so special, unique, and beautiful. It will fly by. So enjoy every moment if you can. Also, get an incredible wedding planner. EKS Events made our engagement season so easy and fun. They take so much of the weight off your shoulders in what could be a very stressful time!!”

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Alex has had his eye on Annie since his Sophomore year in high school. Within a month or two, Alex got the nerve to ask Annie to be his girlfriend. She agreed! The couple dated for no more than four months before Annie realized there were “stronger, more attractive fish in the Carmel High School sea.” The two parted ways. Fast forward 13 years to Annie living in St. Louis and Alex in Denver. Mutual connections brought the two back together under the guise of “single, shared history and lots in common.” So when Annie was scheduled to be in Denver for a work trip, they reconnected over dinner and had a blast. As fate would have it, a few weeks later, Annie had another work trip scheduled and reached out to Alex for a proper date. The rest is history! Within months, their relationship rapidly accelerated between cocktails and concerts, and Alex knew he couldn’t wait another 13 years before making things official. While in Steamboat for the holidays, Alex took Annie on a romantic winter hike and popped the question! The two planned a mountain, modern wedding in Telluride on July 23rd.

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city meets mountain Breathtakingly gorgeous, intimate and unexpected. Annie and Alex wanted a classically beautiful, mountain wedding that made all of their guests feel comfortable yet still reflected the couple’s personal style. They incorporated modern touches, fancied up the charmingly rustic tavern with a black tie dress code and paired deep, dramatic accents with natural elements.

new york inspired “I had a vision of the dress in my head. From the beginning of the dress search, I knew I was not going to find it anywhere. To save time, my mother and I went straight to a boutique that a family friend owned. I described my vision to her, and she agreed that I most likely would not find it off the rack. She connected us with a custom dressmaker in New York City that worked for Modern Trousseau. From there, we passed back measurements and sketches, and that’s how I got my dress! It came and it was perfect in look and fit.”

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soundtrack of love “Every detail was perfect. My favorite detail was probably the music. We love music. Alex and I hand picked every song that was played during the ceremony, cocktail hour and for the dance party. We even sent ‘mixed tapes’ to our guests a few weeks before the wedding for them to listen to on their drive into Telluride.”

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“Hire a fantastic planner (like By Sutton) if you can. I would not have had as much fun on my wedding day if we had not had her!�

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Painted Oasis

dive in and dare to dream. let your wedding day look capture your inner beauty and romantic whims. the cotton candy rocks of the paint mines played host to a day filled with soft movement and pristine elements.

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May your story be timeless. Compliment your love with a blushing chiffon skirt and a classic, lace top. Stay true to your western roots with leather accents personalized in delicately written words of love.

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wanderlust

Let modern lace and classic lines guide your adventure. Surprise your love with some quiet moments as husband and wife after the “I Do.� A table for two, set picnic style, is the perfect way to enjoy your first married moments.

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Showcase your romantic and playful side with this heart fluttering look. We love the unexpected pairing of this horsehair-stitched skirt paired with a cozy, cashmere sweater.

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“Elegance is when the inside is as beautiful as the outside.� -Coco Chanel

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c u s t o m c a r at s the art of design by the diamond reserve The mission of The Diamond Reserve is to change the way people buy diamonds. You’ll find the experience they provide differs significantly from the traditional jewelry shopping experience. Clients will privately shop in a quiet, by-appointment-only, exclusive office suite located in the heart of Cherry Creek North. Immediately when walking through the doors, you will feel and see what makes The Diamond Reserve so special and different. For the bride looking for something custom and curated, The Diamond Reserve will make your sparkly dreams come true!

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Amanda and Mark met one night in Denver while at a mutual friend’s birthday party. There was an instant attraction, and it didn’t take long into their first date for them to realize that they were two of a kind. In four years of dating, they have enjoyed fly fishing, rafting, entertaining and cooking every recipe from their stock of Bon Appétit Magazines. While visiting Amanda’s parents house in Summit County before Christmas, the two went snowshoeing and Mark popped the question! Amanda said “YES,” and they started to plan a romantic, winter wedding on December 2nd that encompassed who they are in every detail!

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dinner party vibes Amanda and Mark wanted their wedding to reflect who they are as a couple in almost an “eerie” way. They wanted something modern, warm and organic. So they incorporated a color palette of white neon, white marble and black to create an experience their guests would recognize at their wedding. The couple’s love of hosting friends for dinner, Mark’s passion for cooking Italian food and Amanda’s eye for table design curated the perfect look and all came into play for their wedding. They wanted every detail to reflect their lives together. They had their college banners flying high as the couple walked back down the aisle, their dog’s face printed on the cocktail napkins and they served carefully curated meat and cheese boards before the reception for guests to enjoy.

the little white dress Amanda had a bridal shop as a client, so she was lucky to have a good idea of what she wanted for a dress. She loved the designer, Tara LaTour, and customized a top to combine the styles of two of her favorite gowns. She finished off the look with blue velvet high-top sneakers!

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conscious design Since Amanda works in the wedding industry, she decided that she didn’t want or need a ton of flowers to create a stunning day. She had gorgeous bouquets and boutonnières for their families, and the rest of the decor was fruit, vegetables and cheese. Amanda and Mark were able to donate, repurpose or compost nearly all of the “florals” after the wedding!

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“We had a lot of details to really customize the day. My dad handmade cutting boards to place at every place setting, while my mom macramed a handle for each. Our friend and artist, Alli K Design, made a custom mountain sketch that adorned each favor and an enamel camping mug along with the calligraphy ‘I love you to the mountains and back’. I collected vintage drink stirrers to pair with our custom cocktail napkins, featuring our dog in a tuxedo. All of the dinner napkins also brought in an element of our favorite pup, ink-spot black and white to match Romo’s spots. As we walked back down the aisle, our guests waved our college banners, Texas A&M and Colorado, that my mom and I cut out and sewed together. Our families have played a huge role in teaching us what to look for in a partner. We had our parents and grandparents photos blown up to poster size and hung them in the reception hall.”

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advice to rocky mountain couples “Take your time choosing vendors. When comparing, don’t just look at price or Instagram feeds, really take the time to see if you share the same values. Do you handle problems the same way? Are all of the expectations laid out beforehand? Once you find the right ones, you can just relax and not worry about a thing the day of the wedding!”

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color palette - VENDORS BRIDAL SHOP anna bé bridal boutique | anna-be.com CAKE Kim & Jake’s | kimandjakes.com CALLIGRAPHY Alli K Design | allikdesign.com DECOR, DESIGNING, & PAPER Hunt and Gather Rentals + Design | huntandgathereventrentals.com DRESS DESIGNER Tara LaTour | taralatour.com ENTERTAINMENT Elite DJ | elitedj.com FLORAL Lalé Florals | laleflorals.com GROOM’S SUIT Ted’s Clothiers | tedsclothiers.com HAIR Clementine’s | clementinesdenver.com MAKEUP Megan Manius | IG: @texturedbymeg PHOTOGRAPHY Our Love Is Loud | ourloveisloud.com RENTALS Yonder Floral + Decor House | houseofyonder.com VENUE Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa - Broad Axe Barn | devilsthumbranch.com VIDEOGRAPHY & SLO-MO BOOTH Ampersand Family | ampersandfamily.com WEDDING COORDINATOR Hey! Party Collective | heypartycollective.com WEDDING SINGER David Anthony

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There’s nothing like the view of the Rockies from the top of Winter Park Resort. Mountains as far as the eye can see, it’s truly a sight that can inspire great love. Lunch Rock is the resort’s newest mountain venue and, with its industrial architecture and contemporary design, it’s the perfect place for an epic “I Do.” When your landscape is this stunning, minimalist design and mixed metals are the way to go to highlight all of the beauty that embraces you in Grand County!

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Before the wedding festivities begin, grab your love and take some quiet moments together on the mountain. It’s the perfect time to capture your excitement and bliss, plus it will make for some incredible images.

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The patio of Lunch Rock boasts some of the most breathtaking views in the Rockies. Let the heart fluttering scenery be the wow factor for your ceremony. Black metal chairs and copper altar accents are the ideal way to subtly enhance your backdrop.

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We love the blend of copper and gold on this inviting tablescape designed by Rocky Mountain Wed. To complement the industrial design of Lunch Rock, the metals help give the table a refined feel while the rich navy and candlelight soften the look.

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Melissa and Jason met through a mutual friend at Balboa Park December Nights in San Diego. The park was shut down to host outdoor libations and local connoisseurs. When Jason first caught Melissa’s eye, she thought to herself, “Who is this tall, dark and handsome man?” The two were attracted to each other right away. Conversation sparked while they sipped Glogg through the night. The rest was history! Melissa and Jason share an intense connection and chemistry, which helped them fall in love quickly. Being together felt right and exciting! The couple dated for a little over a year when they decided to embark on a new adventure together and move to Boulder, Colorado. Once they settled into their new home amongst the foothills, Melissa found out she was pregnant with their first boy, Zander! Shortly after Melissa and Jason welcomed their baby boy into the family, Jason popped the question one morning at home. He got down on one knee and asked Melissa to be his wife. With no hesitation she said, “Yes!” They planned a romantic, fall wedding in Breckenridge on October 2nd.

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meet me in breck Melissa and Jason always dreamed of getting married in Breckenridge. They shared so many “firsts� in the quaint, Colorado mountain town as a couple as well as a family. The moment they started planning their special day, they knew they had to exchange vows in Breckenridge.

first gown feelings Melissa found her Tara Keely gown at Blue Bridal in Denver. Not only was it a sample dress, but it was the first dress she tried on! She fell in love with the eyelash lace details and the sexy, open back. Melissa felt amazing in it and knew it was the one she wanted to promise forever in.

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creative in the details The bride wanted her wedding day theme to be chic and elegantly rustic. More importantly, she wanted to encompass the surrounding mountains and not take away from the landscape’s natural beauty and grace. Therefore, Melissa and her “girl dream team� of vendors got creative in the details. She used a color palette of dusty oranges, deep reds and soft pinks to play up her intimate, fall wedding day look.

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here comes our girl “My favorite moment of the day was Jason and I’s first look. We had our son, who was one at the time, hold a sign that read, ‘Daddy here comes our girl.’ I was so overwhelmed with emotion in that moment. It was a very special and real time for us as a family. I will cherish it forever.”

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color palette - VENDORS BRIDE & BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Blue Bridal Boutique | bluegowns.com BRIDE’S DRESS DESIGNER Tara Keely | jlmcouture.com BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESS DESIGNER Jenny Yoo | jennyyoo.com BRIDE’S JEWELRY Sara Gabriel | saragabriel.com BRIDE’S SHOES Toms | toms.com ENTERTAINMENT Hampton Entertainment | hamptonentertainment.com FLORAL Emma Lea Floral | emmaleafloral.com FLOWER GIRL DRESS Silk Road Artisan | etsy.com/shop/SilkRoadArtisan HAIR Chelsea Garcia Beauty | chelseagarcia.com LODGING & REHEARSAL DINNER Luxury Retreats - Chateau of Breckenridge | luxuryretreats.com MAKEUP Kacie Mcintosh | beautymarkbykacie.com MENSWEAR The Tie Bar | thetiebar.com Macy’s - Bar III | macys.com MUGS Discount Mugs | discountmugs.com OFFICIANT Nick Zahara, Friend of the couple! PAPER Harken Press | harkenpress.com Minted | minted.com PHOTOGRAPHER Autumn Cutaia Photography | autumncutaia.com RINGS Blue Nile | bluenile.com ROBES Just Cottons | etsy.com/shop/JustCottons SIGNS Jump Creek Designs | etsy.com/shop/JumpCreekDesigns SWEETS Blue Moon Bakery | bluemoonbakery.net VENUE & CATERING TenMile Station | breckenridge.com VOW BOOKS XOXO Kristen | xoxokristen.com WEDDING PLANNER & DESIGNER The Styled Soirée | thestyledsoiree.com

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Celebrate your love on the front range with rustic barns and adorable farm guests. Milston Well Farm is the perfect home for an elevated and western summer wedding. Dirt roads, pops of lavender and two people madly in love will have you falling for this look.

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navy & lace

Doll up your bridal look with dramatic lace embellishments and a light and airy tulle skirt. Dress your groom in a look that he can be comfortable in with relaxed, dark khaki pants, a navy blazer and a playful, printed tie. Perfect for a summer evening in Colorado!

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beneath the cottonwoods

Keep your vows in focus. Hand in hand, become Mr. & Mrs. under a hexagon shaped ceremony altar adorned with statement greenery and foraged elements. The versatile property of Milston Well Farm allows you to say “I Do!� underneath the backdrop that speaks to your heart.

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farm to table

Below the beckoning cottonwoods, let your guests experience al fresco dining farm style. The natural wood harvest table creates a relaxed dining experience while lavender accents and a rich green floral runner elevates the look designed by Jolly Events.


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End your evening with lucky pennies and the sweetest wishes. Let baked goods and a heavenly slice of pie act as your guests’ home away from home.

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Celebrate your passion for travel with a Cuban inspired rehearsal dinner. Be transported from the mountains to a festive island experience with a table dressed up in Spanish tile textures and colorful cocktails. Breckenridge Distillery is the ideal venue to host this fusion event with its local spirits and creatively crafted menus.

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bold & bright

When in Cuba! Have fun with your rehearsal dinner tablescape. Incorporate the distillery’s natural wood accents into your design while adding a fresh pop of color into your florals and cocktails.

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the grand barrel room

Forgo your traditional dessert bar and opt for a fun Breckenridge Distillery spirits and chocolate pairing in the grand barrel room.Your guests will love learning about the different taste profiles and unique combinations.

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“ All that you are is all that I’ll ever need” - ed sheeran

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Dreaming of a Mountain Wedding

Plan your Perfect Day at Beaver Run Resort. Nestled at the bottom of Peak 9, just steps away from the mountain slopes, you and your guests will find yourselves surrounded by the breathtaking views that make Colorado famous. With multiple ceremony and reception sites, we can accommodate any wedding party big or small.

RESORT AMENITIES

Pairing perfect views and great food to make perfect memories. • Over 500 guest rooms • Ample ballroom space and floor to ceiling windows with mountain views • 4 restaurants & bars • Full service spa • 7 hot tubs

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Base Coat Nail Salon is a non-toxic nail salon founded on the idea that the time you spend with us should be the most relaxing part of your day! We strive for a healthy nail spa experience for each of our guests and believe you can have beautiful, happy nails without sacrificing style and having to expose yourself to toxins and harmful chemicals. We source the least toxic and most natural products for our salons as we believe healthy nails are the foundation to beautiful nails. Come visit our new location inside The Stanley Marketplace: 2501 Dallas St #262, Aurora, CO

Caroline Lalive brings her extensive background in medical esthetics and professional makeup artistry to her clientele. Working together with brides, models and media production companies, Caroline offers a full range of makeup needs including airbrush, lash extensions and makeup consultations. Caroline’s passion for enhancing one’s natural beauty allows her client to feel gorgeous for whatever the occasion might be.

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Your Vision. Our Passion. We’ve all been to an event where the dj was predictable—and maybe just a little bit cheesy, right? Not so with greatime.You’ll find we do things differently here. Your entertainer will be refined, professional, inspired, fresh and innovative—never canned or scripted. With many djs to choose from, there’s sure to be one that is a perfect match for you! Give us a call today at 970.845.8566 or email us at info@greatimedj.com

Petals & Pours has been creating dream floral designs for couples throughout the Rocky Mountains for 12+ years. Our experience and approach are like none other, and we are committed to making your occasion unforgettable. Decor is such a crucial part to your event and it’s our privilege to make your vision into a reality. No event is too big or too small, so sit back and leave the decor creation and execution to us! If in need, we provide bartending and serving services as well!”

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Accommodations

Beaver Run Resort | beaverrun.com Kimpton Hotel Born | hotelborndenver.com Luxury Retreats - Chateau of Breckenridge | luxuryretreats.com Paragon Lodging | paragonlodging.com Rosewood Mayakoba | rosewoodhotels.com The Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch | ritzcarlton.com/bachelorgulch

Beauty

Allegria Spa & Salon | allegriaspa.com Amy Dacosta | amydacosta.com Ashley Warnick | @ashleywarnick Base Coat Nail Salon | basecoatnailsalon.com Beauty on Location Studio | beautyonlocationstudio.com Caroline Lalive Makeup Artistry | carolinelalive.com Chelsea Garcia Beauty | chelseagarcia.com Clementine’s | clementinesdenver.com Emily Naaman | @colorbyemily GR Hair + Makeup | grhairandmakeup.com Hayley Styles | hayleystyles.com Kacie Mcintosh | beautymarkbykacie.com Liana Kathryn | lianakathrynmakeup.com Make Up By Heather B | makeupbyheather.com Megan Cary Artistry | megancaryartistry.com Megan Manius | IG: @texturedbymeg Rocky Mountain Skin Care Clinic | rockymountainskincareclinic.com Steele The Spotlight - Keegan Steele | steelethespotlight.com Telluride Beauty Bar | telluridebeautybar.com The Storybrick - Sadie Elias | thestorybrick.com Weemala | weemalahairandmakeup.com

Fashion

a & bé bridal shop | aandbebridalshop.com anna bé bridal boutique | anna-be.com B Fresh Gear | bfreshgear.com Bash Bozeman | bashbozeman.com Bella Bridesmaids | bellabridesmaids.com Blue Bridal Boutique | bluegowns.com Brides & Hairpins | bridesandhairpins.com Colorado Glasses | coloradoglasses.com Emma & Grace Bridal Studio | emmaandgracebridal.com Felicé Bridal | felicebridal.com Goorin Bros. | goorin.com Hugo Boss | hugoboss.com J.Crew | jcrew.com Jenny Yoo | jennyyoo.com Just Cottons | etsy.com/shop/JustCottons Jos A. Bank | josbank.com Katie May | katiemay.com linyage | linyage.com Little White Dress Bridal Shop | lwdbridal.com Macy’s | macys.com Madewell | madewell.com Maggie Sottero | maggiesottero.com Maroon Bell Outdoor | maroonbell.com Mira Zwillinger | mirazwillinger.com Nordstrom | nordstrom.com Sara Gabriel | saragabriel.com Silk Road Artisan | etsy.com/shop/SilkRoadArtisan Stone Cold Fox | thestonecoldfox.com Tara Keely | jlmcouture.com Tara LaTour | taralatour.com Ted’s Clothiers | tedsclothiers.com The Black Tux | theblacktux.com The Tie Bar | thetiebar.com The Bridal Collection | thebridalcollection.com Toms | toms.com

Flowers

Ali Fortunato Botanics + Styling | alifortunato.com Aspen Branch | aspenbranch.com Bella Lu Floral | bellalufloral.com Emma Lea Floral | emmaleafloral.com Erin Ashley Design | erinashleydesign.com Honeycomb & Co. | honeycombandcompany.com Lace & Lilies | laceandliliesflowers.com Lalé Florals | lale orals.com Lehrer’s Flowers | thinkflowers.com New Leaf Design & Florals | newleafdesign.net Petals & Pours | petalsandpours.com

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Project Floral | projectfloral.com Southern Charm | uniquesoutherncharm.com Woodstem Floral & Decor | woodstemfloral.com

Jewelry

Abby Sparks Jewelry | abbysparks.com Blue Nile | bluenile.com Carrie Maye Designs | etsy.com/shop/carriemaye Flaca Jewelry | flacajewelry.com Gorjana | gorjana.com J Albrecht Designs | jalbrechtdesigns.com Los Angeles Diamond Factory | ladiamondfactory.com Lulu Frost | lulufrost.com Mark’s Diamonds | marksdiamonds.com The Diamond Reserve | thediamondreserve.com

More

Denver Beer Co | denverbeerco.com XOXO Kristen | xoxokristen.com

Music

AIKO AIKO Sound | aikoaikosound.com BobbyYang | bobbyyang.com Carl Kuck | coloradoweddingproductions.com Diamond Empire Band | diamondempireband.com Elite DJ | elitedj.com Greatime DJ | greatimedl.com Hampton Entertainment | hamptonentertainment.com

Paper & Calligraphy

Alli K Design | allikdesign.com Amy Zhang Creative | amyzhangcreative.com Avo Ink | avoink.com Cheree Berry Paper | chereeberrypaper.com Harken Press | harkenpress.com Hunt and Gather Rentals + Design | huntandgathereventrentals.com Jenny Sanders | jennysanders.co Jump Creek Designs | etsy.com/shop/JumpCreekDesigns Minted | minted.com Quaintrelle | quaintrelledesign.com The Hello Co. | the-hello-co.com Twig & Ink | @twigandinkdesigns

Photos

Ampersand Family | ampersandfamily.com Autumn Cutaia Photography | autumncutaia.com Becoming Images | becomingimages.com Cedar & Pines | cedarandpines.com Chris Loring Photography | chrisloring.com Coryn Nelson Photography | corynnelsonphotography.com Ear 2 Ear Photo Booths | ear2earphotobooths.com Jamie Beth Photography | jamiebethphotography.com Jamee Photography | jameephotography.com Jessica Christie Photography | jessicanchristie.com Jim Pollard Goes Click | jimpollardgoesclick.com Laura Murray Photography | lauramurrayphotography.com Lindy Hickman Photography | lindyhickmanphoto.com Matt + Jess | wearemattandjess.com Megan Wynn Photography | meganwynn.com Meigan Canfield Photography | meiganphoto.com Shutterfreek | shutterfreek.com Our Love Is Loud | ourloveisloud.com

Planning

Alexan Events | alexanevents.com Aspen Eventworks | aspeneventworks.com By Sutton | bysutton.com Calluna Events | callunaevents.com Crested Butte Events | crestedbutteevents.com EKS Events | eksevents.com Erica Sarell Weddings & Events | ericasarellweddings.com Hey! Party Collective | heypartycollective.com Jolly Events | ajollyevent.com Pam Zola Weddings | pamzolaweddings.com Rocky Mountain Wed | rockymtnwed.com Tied with a Bow Weddings & Events | tiedwithabowweddings.com The Styled Soirée | thestyledsoiree.com Woodstem Floral & Decor | woodstemfloral.com Rocky Mountain Bride Colorado

Rentals

Charming Chairs | charmingchairs.com Colorado Party Rentals | cpartyrentals.com Hunt & Gather Rentals + Design | huntandgathereventrentals.com La Tavola Fine Linen Rental | latavola.com Remakethat Designs | remakethat.com Yonder Floral & Decor House | houseofyonder.com

Savory

221 South Oak | 221southoak.com ASC Catering | asccatering.com Acorn | denveracorn.com Breckenridge Distillery | breckenridgedistillery.com Kevin Taylor Restaurant Group | ktrg.net Mirabelle | mirabelle1.com The Fort Restaurant | thefort.com Three Tomatoes Catering | threetomatoes.com

Sweet

Blue Moon Bakery | bluemoonbakery.net Fig & Bloom Cakes | figandbloomcakes.com Kim & Jake’s | kimandjakes.com Little Man Ice Cream | littlemanicecream.com/little-man-on-wheels Megan Joy Cakes | meganjoycakes.com Milk & Honey Sweets | @milkand- honeysweetsco Sift Cakes By Wild Horse Catering | wildhorsecatering.com/sift-cakes Sugar | sugarbreck.com Sweet Creations | FB: Sweet Creations Telluride The Long I Pie Shop | thelongipie.com

Venue

Acorn | denveracorn.com ASC Catering | asccatering.com Beaver Run Resort | beaverrun.com Black Canyon Inn | blackcanyoninn.com Breckenridge Distillery | breckenridgedistillery.com Christ Presbyterian Church | christchurchtelluride.com Cielo At Castle Pines | cielocastlepines.com Cottonwood Glen | cottonwoodglen.events Denver Botanic Gardens | botanicgardens.org Devil’s Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa | devilsthumbranch.com Garden of the Gods Club & Resort | gardenofthegodsclub.com Hotel Boulderado | boulderado.com Kevin Taylor Restaurant Group | ktrg.net Kimpton Hotel Born | hotelborndenver.com Lionsgate Event Center | lionsgatecenter.com Lynn Britt Cabin | aspensnowmass.com Madeline Hotel & Residences Telluride | madelinetelluride.com Milston Well Farm | milstonwellfarm.com Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa | beavercreek.park.hyatt.com Rembrandt Yard | rembrandtyard.com St. Julien Hotel & Spa | stjulien.com TenMile Station | breckenridge.com The Chapel at Beaver Creek | beavercreekchapel.com The Estes Park Resort | estesparkresort.com/weddings.php The Fort Restaurant | thefort.com The Greenbriar Inn | greenbriarinn.com The Manor House | themanorhouse.com The Ritz-Carlton Bachelor Gulch | ritzcarlton.com/bachelorgulch The St. Vrain | thestvrain.com The Viceroy Snowmass | viceroyhotelsandresorts.com Tomboy Tavern | tellurideskiresort.com Twin Owls Steakhouse | twinowls.net Villa Parker | villaparker.com Winter Park Resort | winterparkresortweddings.com Zach’s Cabin | zachscabinbeavercreek.com

Video

Ampersand Family | ampersandfamily.com Elysium Productions | elysiumproductions.com Shutterfreek | shutterfreek.com


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“Inspired by the spring after a long winter, I wanted to infuse that fresh and vibrant feel into a more romantic look. I loved how all the greenery and floral felt like they were growing up from everywhere! A color palette of muddy purple tones, apricot, hints of plum and white with lush greenery create a gorgeous combination, inspired after dreaming of it one night! Foraged floral and greenery gave the soft palette a more untamed and natural feel. A vintage bed, delicate intimates from BHLDN and Free People and a lovely bride completed the look!�

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Rocky Mountain Bride Fall & Winter Colorado 2017  

The Bride's planning guide to the ultimate Colorado wedding in the Rockies!

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The Bride's planning guide to the ultimate Colorado wedding in the Rockies!