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rocky mountain

BRIDE idaho

the bride’s planning guide to a perfect rocky mountain wedding

2018 Idaho

$4.95 U.S

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Because your love story

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We invite you to visit Shore Lodge in McCall, Idaho and experience how dancing in the midst of Idaho’s most majestic mountains, overlooking the waters of Payette Lake, can leave you feeling inspired. To discover how the finest dishes, prepared by highly trained chefs, can transport you. To get a glimpse how 77 perfectly appointed rooms for you and your guests to celebrate in, can feel so intimate.

Envision all that your awe-inspiring wedding on the edge of the wild can be.

Visit ShoreLodge.com/Weddings or contact our Wedding Specialists today at 208.630.0205.

501 West Lake Street McCall Idaho 83638


idaho principals

Taylor Chamberlain + Erika Oltmann

editor

Chelsea Combe

sales director Hilary Angel

online editor Celynn Bowman

online sales manager Mackenzie Stevens

sales manager Brit Tucker

online strategy manager Laura Peterson

shop manager Amanda Vander Vegt

project manager Casey Scherrer

photography Autumn Cutaia

map & beauty illustrations Amy Zhang

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proudly printed in denver, colorado Rocky Mountain Bride Magazine is published by RMB Media, LLC. All rights reserved. No portion may be duplicated, in whole or in part, without the written consent of its publisher. We greatly appreciate those who have contributed to this publication. Contributors’ opinions are their own and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Rocky Mountain Bride. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this publication. The publisher assumes no responsibility for accuracy of information or omissions from the material provided. Rocky Mountain Bride cannot be held liable for the quality or performance of goods and services rendered by the advertisers published in this magazine. We reserve the right to refuse advertising.

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in this issue Idaho 32 je t’aime

Fall in love with the Parisian life at Chateau des Fleurs

69 jessica & carter

From family vacations in Sun Valley to saying “I Do”

82 lakeside love

Be swept away by the beauty of Coeur d’Alene Resort & Spa

94 emily & phil

A dreamy September soirée on Priest Lake

114 the art of entertaining

laurken kendall photography

Host the perfect dinner party with tips from Wild Plum Events

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CUSTOM DESIGN | WEDDING GIFTS | MEN’S JEWELRY | ENGAGEMENT RINGS 2 0 7 E . L A K E S T. M C C A L L , I D

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16 pretty little things Idaho Proud

18 love in bloom

style & beauty

58 lavender daydreams 65 the bride’s beauty guide Wedding Day Checklist

inspiration 32 je t’aime 82 lakeside love

gather

love stories 25 42 51 69 76 94

betsy & des - Boise alexis & brady - Eagle jesse & jessica - Boise jessica & carter - Sun Valley courtney & kevin - Stanley emily & phil - Priest Lake

the snow report 102 winter vows 104 a snowy serenade

in every issue 118 idaho credits

114 the art of entertaining

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clockwise: two bird studio, brie thomason photography, ampersand studios, stephanie mballo photography, thistle & pine creative, kat skye photogrphy

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e d i t o r’s l et t er

Hello Darling! I love the water. Growing up I would spend my summers on the Gulf Coast of Florida fishing, shell hunting and chasing the sunlight every day. The endless horizon was mesmerizing - infinite beauty and adventure all around you. While Idaho isn’t on the coast, it does have some of the most gorgeous lakes and rivers I have ever seen, and those nostalgic feels of being by the water inspired this magazine greatly. We at RMB wanted to show you, the bride, the beauty you can find in some of the iconic Idaho lake towns such as McCall and Coeur d’Alene. The views are unlike any other - miles of clear blue water that ends when the mountains meet them, endless exploration and possibilities with your love. Pull inspiration locally and lakeside to create a day just as beautiful and unique as your love story. Another element we captured in this magazine was real weddings from around the state! Inside you’ll find six curated weddings filled with heart-melting love stories and some pretty fun ideas to give you inspiration for your day! From Jessica and Jesse’s downtown, autumn wedding to Courtney and Kevin’s intimate celebration beneath the Sawtooth Mountains, and all the moments captured in-between, you’ll adore each Idaho love story! We at RMB are so honored and excited to help be a part of your wedding day prep. From inspiration to finding your perfect vendors through our Gem Collective, and all the Instagram stories of the team along the way, we love that we can guide you in creating your perfect day in the Rockies.

Taylor Chamberlain editor-in-chief

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S TO RY “Inspired by the winter inversion that occurs in Boise, we wanted to capture the beauty from high above at Bogus Basin. On the drive up the mountain, when you reach the inversion, you are all of a sudden sitting on a heavenly cloud above the city where the sun glows its winter light and the air is fresh and crisp.The vendors involved knew the location and put their own creative vision in the mix. Which I love because artists truly shine when they have freedom. And voila - this gorgeous shoot was born! Playing with the elements of nature and it’s ever changing opticals made shooting and creating a unique experience.” - Jenny Losee Photography

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“A sky full of stars and he was staring at her.� - atticus

dress sweet caroline styles | sweetcarolinestyles.com floral wildflower | wildflowerfe.com hair muah salon - erica mohammadi @muahsalonboise location bogus basin makeup behrens artistry - sky | behrensartistry.com menswear laneige bridal | laneigebridal.com models lauren & jonathan modeling agency tatum productions | @tatum_productions photography jenny losee photography | jennyloseephotography.com

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IDAHO AND BEYOND JustSoEventFloral.com 208-241-0983 MAGGIE GRACE PHOTOGRAPHY


idaho finds

pretty little things

Idaho Proud

shop lo cal products and curiosities to show off your adventurous, gem state side!

autumn cutaia

bike bell mixed greens | ilikemixedgreens.com leather keychains the banana ink general store | banana-ink.com campfire mugs & poker set keystone station | @keystonestation card ladybug press | ladybugpress.com

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P H O T O G R A P H Y

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“love is a flower you’ve got to let grow.” -

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from the bride “Edwards is a calm and happy place for both Nick and I. We love spending time in our backyard and buy all of our garden plants from Edwards. In ear ly April, when we were planning our engagement shoot, we were not sure what would be in bloom by the time we actually captured the pictures. Edwards was already green, blooming and beautiful. It just felt like the perfect location in a place that already had so much meaning for us.�

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CIMBALIK P H O T O G R A P H Y

Come visit us over at www.Cim balikPhot ography.c om! We look forward to hearing all about your love story!

Rob + Laura

SERVING ALL OF IDAHO // MCCALL // COUER D’ALENE // TREASURE VALLEY


maggie grace photography

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Misty mornings in the mountains. The fog slowly rolls back to reveal the land coming alive, and the sight alone stirs your soul and gives you peace. Like the water lapping on the shores or the graceful sunset on a summer night, this place is at peace and wants you and your love to be still in the moment. Take in all that is around you and be thankful for your love.

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Betsy + Des boise

tana photography

Betsy and Des were first introduced their sophomore year in college in the dining hall. The two connected on many levels, but were most compatible during heated puzzles and intense rounds of word games. The next year, Betsy decided that she wanted to try and run the Boston Marathon. Des agreed to be her training partner, and the rest is history! Betsy and Des fell in love! On Christmas Eve the two went out for a date night to Winter Garden aGlow at Idaho Botanical Garden. Fresh snow covered the ground that night as a sea of lights sparkled around them. Just as they cozied up under a quiet gazebo, Des got down on one knee and took Betsy’s hand. Crazy in love, she said, “Yes!” The two celebrated with Betsy’s parents over wine and cheese fondue - their new Christmas Eve tradition. The couple planned a timeless celebration on July 8th in Boise.

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the beauty of the west “I grew up in Boise and, even though we don’t live there now, my home state has always held a piece of my heart. Many of our guests, mostly on Des’ side of the family, were coming from New York City. Understandably, Boise felt a bit remote to them. One guest even booked a flight to Iowa and had to reschedule last minute! However, with some guidance, our guests turned the wedding into a mini getaway with added stops to Yellowstone, Park City and the Sawtooths. Everyone has been raving about the beauty of the West since!”

a classy, idaho bride

Betsy dreamed of simple elegance and belonging on her wedding day. She incorporated rich colors and a few rustic touches to create a sophisticated feel authentic to a Western setting.

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as long as the stars are above you The newlyweds’ first dance was to “How Long Will I Love You?” written by Mike Scott, arranged by Ellie Goulding and performed by The Salamanders. Betsy and Des ultimately decided on the song because the lyrics are about eternal love.. “How long will I love you? As long as the stars are above you. And longer if I can.” During the ceremony they opted for more traditional vows so this song turned into the couple’s second set of vows. The words were simple, but encompassed the promise of Betsy and Des’ marriage perfectly!

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dinner & dancing done right! “For our reception, we dreamed of throwing a huge dance party where guests of all generations stayed and danced together until the night turned in. Our amazing wedding planner, Brandi, and The Salamanders made that happen for us. Brandi designed a space that, at first, emphasized dinner and community, but eventually revealed our dance floor behind closed curtains drawing guests away from the tables. When the dancing started, everyone was up on their feet. We even placed a lounge area next to the dance floor so our older guests could socialize at the heart of the party. The Salamanders put on a great show. Our guests fed off their high energy and everyone was ecstatic dancing, together.�

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advice for rocky mountain couples “If you plan an out-of-state wedding, truly consider using a planner. Brandi’s expertise and design skills helped us create a weekend that showed off the best of Boise. Because of her talent, the wedding was smoothly orchestrated and beautiful. It could literally never have happened without her. We wish the best to all the Rocky Mountain couples planning their weddings!” rocky mountain bride idaho

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- VENDORS BRIDE’S ACCESSORIES Family & friend heirlooms! BRIDE’S DRESS DESIGNER Pronovias | pronovias.com BRIDE’S SHOES Kate Spade | katespade.com BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Jenny Yoo | jennyyoo.com CAKE Greg Marsh Designer Cakes | marshcakes.com CEREMONY VENUE Cathedral of the Rockies | cathedraloftherockies.org DESIGN & WEDDING PLANNING Soiree Weddings & Events | weddingsbysoiree.com ENTERTAINMENT The Salamanders | utahlivebands.com FARM TABLE RENTALS Ira + Lucy | iraandlucy.com FLORAL Edwards Greenhouse | edwardsgreenhouse.com GROOM’S SHOES Jack Erwin | jackerwin.com GROOM’S TUX Suit Supply | suitsupply.com GROOMSMENS’ ATTIRE The Black Tux | theblacktux.com HAIR Camilla Dahlin LIGHTING & DRAPE Valiant Productions | valiantprod.com LINEN RENTALS La Tavola Fine Linen | latavolalinen.com LODGING The Grove Hotel | grovehotelboise.com MAKEUP JCMakeupArtistry assisted by Gabrielle Marcantonio PHOTOGRAPHY Tana Photography | tanaphotography.com RECEPTION VENUE Boise Centre | boisecentre.com RINGS Blue Nile | bluenile.com Dana Walden Bridal | danawaldenbridal.com RENTALS Event Rent | eventrentidaho.com

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inspiration

Je T’aime

I love you fall in love with parisian inspiration and the seasonal colors of fall. chateau des fleurs hosts this warm and romantic look filled with rich burgundies, intricate details and classic french style cues.

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inspiration

floral artistry

Add the rich colors of fall into your wedding day floral.Various greens, mustard yellow, burgundies and a pop of peach add a warm glow to any blushing bride’s statement bouquet. Designed by Bliss Events, this bouquet is a work of art.

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inspiration

always and forever

Let your love take center stage for your ceremony. A classic arch adorned with fall foliage against the charming walls of Chateau des Fleurs is all your need to pair old-world romance with your modern day love story.

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table for two

With all the excitement and loved ones that share in your wedding day, we always adore the idea of sharing a meal just as newlyweds. An intimate sweetheart table allows you to soak in one another’s love and treasure all that your wedding day has been as well as all the moments yet to be had.


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inspiration

run away with me, my love

Pack a Parisian-inspired picnic filled with wine and decadent bites, take your love’s hand and make a run for the countryside to escape and enjoy wedded bliss!

beauty behrens artistry | behrensartistry.com bridal boutique laneige bridal | laneigebridal.com catering and sweets le coq d’or | chateaueagle.com/le-coq-dor dress designer badgley mischka

| badgleymischka.com floral design & planning bliss events | blissevents.net models caylee and david paper paperie + pen | paperieandpen.com photography brie | briethomason.com rentals & vintage furniture blush creek | blushcreek.com scooter rentals veronica scooters | veronicascooters.com/scooters venue chateau des fleurs | chateaueagle.com

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Alexis + Brady eagle

marcie meredith

Alexis and Brady met in their high school english class. Alexis was crazy about Brady, but he was clueless to her love. After about a year of classroom crushing, Brady finally caught on and asked her out to dinner for Valentine’s Day. The two have been best friends ever since. Six years later, Brady finally bought a ring! Alexis and Brady took a trip to Arches National Park for Spring Break. They spent the day adventuring and hiking before celebrating the last of the day by watching the sunset together. As the sun fell through the painted canyon, Brady pulled Alexis to the ledge and got down on one knee. She jumped in his arms and said, “Yes!” The two planned a sophisticated wedding in Eagle on May 13th.

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fiancĂŠ to fairytale Alexis and Brady hoped to capture the love and character of their home state while incorporating an elegant and classic feel to their wedding day. The breathtaking waterfront location as well as the love of family and friends created a fairytale celebration for the newlyweds.

planning queens The couple considers hiring their wedding planner as one of their biggest blessings throughout planning and this special time. Ira + Lucy, and her amazing team, made the experience worry free and effortlessly stunning. All Alexis and Brady had to worry about was celebrating with their friends and family.

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may it rain “The weather the morning of our wedding was overcast, yet we stayed positive and prepared for our beachside ceremony. The rain held off through our first look and up to us walking down the aisle. The sky above was beautiful throughout our vows, but we could see storm clouds rolling in. Just when we said ‘I Do!’, and shared our first kiss it poured rain. The moment was so perfect and magical that it was like a scene from a movie.”

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advice for rocky mountain couples “Let your wedding day reflect the two of you and the love you share. Add small, personal details to your day and create a celebration you will both remember forever. Remember what a wedding is all about - celebrating your story and starting a new life as one.�

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color palette

- VENDORS BEAUTY Blush By Jamie Rose | blush-co.com Shawna Hines | shawnahines.com BRIDAL BOUTIQUE B.B. Bridal | bb-bridal.com BHLDN | bhldn.com BRIDE’S DRESS DESIGNER Stella York | essensedesigns.com/stella-york Wtoo By Watters | watters.com/wtoo BRIDE’S HAIR ACCESSORIES BHLDN | bhldn.com BRIDE’S JEWELRY Mother’s Coco Chanel BRIDE’S SHOES Betsey Johnson | betseyjohnson.com BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Charlotte Russe | charlotterusse.com CAKE Greg Marsh Designer Cakes | marshcakes.com CAKE TABLE Reclaim and Relove | reclaimandrelove.com CALLIGRAPHY Groom’s Sister - Kaylee Fuhriman CATERING Guckenheimer | guckenheimer.com ENTERTAINMENT Sound Wave Events | soundwaveevents.com FLORAL The Flora Club | thefloraclub.com LINENS La Tavola Fine Linen | latavolalinen.com MENSWEAR J.Crew | jcrew.com PHOTOGRAPHY Marcie Meredith | marciemeredith.com RENTALS & DECOR EventRent | eventrentidaho.com WEDDING PLANNER Ira + Lucy | iraandlucy.com VENUE Willowbridge

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Jessica + Jesse boise

Over eight years ago, Jessica and Jesse met through mutual friends in their hometown of Boise. At first they became just friends, but neither of them could deny there was something special between the two of them. The young couple gave it a shot for two months before calling it quits. Fast forward four years - Jessica and Jesse reconnected one night at a friend’s birthday party. With timing and fate on their sides this time around, they fit together perfectly. In January of 2017, Jesse asked Jessica out to a nice dinner. As Jessica got ready for the night, Jesse was in charge of picking the place. Finally prepared, Jessica stepped out into the living room only to find Jesse sitting quietly on the couch with no ideas. Little did she know that he was wildly nervous to ask the love of his life to marry him. Just then Jesse got off the hook and on to one knee. He asked her to be his wife. Completely swept off her feet, Jessica said, “Yes!” The pair threw an urban bash on November 4th in downtown Boise.

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jesse’s girl

“When Jesse walked into our hotel suite for our first look, I was hiding in the other room. He was facing away from me until I wrapped my arms around him for the first time that day, and he turned around. I will never forget his reaction. I thought he was going to cry he looked so happy. We immediately popped a bottle of champagne.”

seasonal blooms Jessica wanted her wedding day florals to be a representation of her character as well as the upcoming winter season. Wildflower incorporated soft neutrals, a deep mahogany and lots of greenery to create her perfect free-flowing bouquet.

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& shoot

“I am a point and shoot type of person. I never thought too deeply about the details behind our wedding day. Jesse and I both knew we wanted to throw a big party and for all of the people we care about to be there. Because we had set a date in early November, a lot of vendors we loved were available. Everything from my dress to the “no curfew” venue, came together easily. I like to think that I got very lucky!”

advice for rocky mountain couples “Do everything like you envisioned, and stick with it! In the end everyone will understand and support the decisions you make.”

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- VENDORS BRIDAL BOUTIQUE B. B. Bridal | bb-bridal.com BRIDE’S DRESS DESIGNER Allure Bridals | allurebridals.com BRIDE’S EARRINGS Francesca’s | francescas.com BRIDE’S RINGS Engagement Ring - Kay Jewelers | kay.com Wedding Band - Fred Meyer Jewelers | fredmeyerjewelers.com BRIDE’S SHOES Steve Madden | stevemadden.com BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Lulu’s | lulus.com Dessy | dessy.com CATERING & SWEETS A Lively Chef Catering | alivelychef.com ENTERTAINMENT Directly Driven Sound Productions | directlydrivendj.com FLORAL Wildflower | wildflowerfe.com GROOM’S SHOES Nordstrom Rack - Sandro Moscoloni | nordstromrack.com GROOM’S TIE Express | express.com HAIR Sola Salon Studios - Marisa Sergeant | solasalonstudios.com HONEYMOON Oahu & Maui LODGING The Grove Hotel | grovehotelboise.com MENSWEAR Men’s Wearhouse | menswearhouse.com OFFICIANT The bride’s aunt PAPER Wedding Paper Divas | shutterfly.com/wedding-paper-divas PHOTOGRAPHY Ampersand Studios | ampersand-studios.com REHEARSAL DINNER Bardenay | bardenay.com RENTALS Idaho Tents & Events | idahotents.com VENUE Capital City Event Center | capitalcityec.com

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Lavender Daydreams

Find pure enchantment in your bridal look. Let your heart flutter over romantic designs, soft textures and whimsical details. Your wedding day is one you have dreamed of for quite some time, so fall in love with beautiful places and allow yourself to enjoy all the moments in-between!

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the secret garden

Take a stroll through the lush gardens of Red Chair Lavender Farm. Follow the woven, stone paths to find a place of pure awe.This textured lace gown by Mon Cheri is perfectly adorned with lace details that mimic the ivy and greenery that surrounds you.

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equestrian elegance

Let seas of purple hues beckon you to come closer and stay awhile.This sophisticated, Mon Cheri gown holds a unique grace within it’s every movement.Take the reigns and be swept away by the endless opportunities of a blooming lavender field on a summer evening.

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a bride by countryside

Much like the rows of lavender at dawn, this gown timeless design. We love the modern, sleek cut of lery dress and the button detailing along the back. er-ending veil and a classic updo, this bride is ready

shines bright in its this Ella Rosa GalPaired with a nevto promise forever.

bridal boutique something old, something new boutique | sosnboutique.com floral wildflower | wildflowerfe.com hair muah salon mohammadi

- erica | @muahsalonboise makeup graeber & company - gabrielle marcantonio | graeberandcompany.com model karlee photography two bird studio | twobirdstudio.com venue red chair lavender | redchairlavender.com

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i n t h e m o n t h s l e a d i n g u p t o y o u r w e d d i n g d ay, d o n t forget to prep your skin and hair for the bridal glow you’ve been dreaming of! a little prep and p a m p e r i n g w i l l g o a l o n g way i n t r a n s f o r m i n g y o u r skin and hair. follow these tips and timelines from b e au t y e x p e r t , s h aw na h i n e s o f s h h a i r + m a k e u p , t o a c h i e v e y o u r d r e a m w e d d i n g d ay l o o k !

beauty advice sh hair + makeup | shawnahines . com illustrations amy zhang creative | amyzhangcreative . com

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s t a r t i n s p i r at i o n b o a r d book hairstylist and makeup artist

f i na l i z e h e a d c o u n t f o r h a i r & m a k e u p b o o k t r i a l & s t a r t wa x i n g

s t a r t t a n n i n g ( t ry a f e w m e t h o d s t o s e e w h i c h i s b e s t ! ) complete hair and makeup trials get eyelash extensions if you desire

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f i na l h a i r c o l o r a n d c u t a p p o i n t m e n t get massage to help relax teeth whitening na i l a n d p e d i c u r e a p p o i n t m e n t s

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great wedding day hair takes some tender loving care leading up to the big day. start treating your hair to monthly deep conditioning treatments as well as the trim every 5 to 10 weeks. we also encourage all brides to take a hair, skin, and nails supplement. begin deciding if your vision will require extensions for the day of. decide whether you want more permanent extensions or just clip ends. your stylist should be able to match your hair color with custom blended extensions that will give your locks that full, luscious look!

wanting that bridal glow? start thinking about if you’re going to get a spray tan for your wedding. we like to recommend that you try a couple different colors of spray tan and maybe a few techniques. this will help you find the best technique and color that best compliments your skin tone and body. yo prepare your body for a spray tan you can start exfoliating or soaking in epson salt baths and using a high-quality body moisturizer. doing this will ensure that your spray tan looks even and lasts the longest that it possibly can!

radiant, clear skin a must? we recommend a facial every four weeks for at least four months leading up to your wedding day. this way your skin is fully hydrated and looking its best for your “i do.” leading up to your wedding is not a good time to change skin care products so if you don’t have a good skin care regiment, start looking for an aesthetician who comes highly rated in your area. start utilizing their expertise as a skin coach. if you don’t currently wax, start considering waxing your eyebrows for flawless eye makeup.

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Jessica + Carter s u n va l l e y

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Jessica and Carter met young. Their Dads were lawyers who worked together in Salt Lake City, and their families were brought together every summer in Sun Valley for the Utah Bar Convention. Later on, the two attended different colleges. Jessica went to school at the University of Utah while Carter headed North to University of Washington in Seattle. In the fall of 2012, Jessica and her family had plans to take a trip to Seattle for a Utah vs. Washington football game. Before the trip, Jessica reached out to a friend from Utah, who was now living in Seattle, to see if he was planning to attend the game. He responded that he was going to be at the game with his friend, Carter (who Jessica hadn’t seen since they were little kids). Shortly after, the two got reacquainted over social media which quickly turned into daily phone chats. Not wanting to wait for the game in several weeks to see each other, Carter flew out to Salt Lake City to take Jessica to dinner. In person, they hit it off immediately and bonded over many things including their mutual love for Sun Valley! They dated long distance for a year before Jessica moved to Seattle. In late December of 2015, the couple visited Sun Valley for a romantic, winter getaway. Carter got down on one knee and asked Jessica to be his wife while they were snowshoeing near Galena Lodge. Wildly surprised and swept off her feet, she said, “Yes!” They planned an intimate, summer celebration in their favorite place on July 23rd. rocky mountain bride idaho

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beneath the summer peaks Jessica dreamed of putting together a rustic, yet sophisticated event for her wedding day - a dinner party with their closest family and friends. She followed a minimalistic and organic design by incorporating a color palette of cream, burgundy, soft pinks and heavy greenery. The look blended effortlessly with the surrounding, summer peaks as the backdrop.

a monique bride Before deciding on her gown, Jessica envisioned wearing an A-line dress down the aisle. She was wrong. Jessica tried on a few dresses before finding the one at Nordstrom. The Monique Lhuillier design she fell in love with was timeless and, most importantly, comfortable.

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meet me at the altar “I am very happy Carter and I decided to do a first look. Before the ceremony, I felt emotional and a bit nervous. However, when I saw Carter for the first time that day an overwhelming sense of calm came over me. He is a very calming person in general, and it put me at ease to see he was so excited and ready to meet me at the altar.�

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gather in love Jessica and Carter hosted an intimate reception allowing their guests to truly relax and connect with one another. The newlyweds could feel the love in the small room as they all gathered around for fine cuisine and celebratory drinks. Everyone bonded immediately and danced through the night!

advice for rocky mountain couples “Enjoy the planning and the process. Believe me, you will want to do it all over again!�

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- VENDORS BRIDE’S DRESS Monique Lhuillier | moniquelhuillier.com BRIDE’S SHOES Stuart Weitzman | stuartweitzman.com ENTERTAINMENT DJN8 - Nathan Hudson | djn8entertainment.com FLORIST & WEDDING PLANNER Taylor’d Events | taylordeventssv.com HAIR Mane Muse Salon - Danielle Anspach | manemusesalon.com MAKEUP Britt Davis Beauty | brittdavisbeauty.com MENSWEAR Hugo Boss | hugoboss.com PAPER Posh Paperie | posh-paperie.com PHOTOGRAPHY Stephanie Mballo Photography | stephaniemballo.com RINGS Bennion Jewelers | bennionjewelers.com VENUE, CATERING & SWEETS Sun Valley Resort | sunvalley.com

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Courtney + Kevin stanley

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Courtney and Kevin met their freshman year in college in the 10:00am Intro to Chemistry course. On the first day, Kevin sat in the seat next to her and introduced himself. When class was dismissed he immediately turned to Courtney and asked her out to lunch. She stood him up. Yet, Kevin persisted. He knew deep down that one day Courtney would be his wife. Oh, and he let her know too! After two months of passionately pursuing Courtney, she fell for him too. In the Summer of 2016, the couple and Kevin’s parents took a Colorado vacation and stopped at Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs along the way. Kevin’s parents insisted that they take some time to grab a bite and explore just the two of them. Little did Courtney know that Kevin had another plan in mind. He got down on one knee and asked Courtney to spend the rest of her life with him. Swept off her feet she said, “Yes!” They planned an intimate and romantic wedding in Stanley on June 9th.

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by the sawtooth mountains Courtney’s love affair with the Sawtooth Mountains began early as she grew up camping nearby. Although people thought she was crazy for setting the date in June and risking rain or snow, she didn’t care. She knew there would be no place or venue that could top an open field underneath the snow-capped peaks.

romantic rentals “Because our venue was so inexpensive (AKA free), I splurged on the most beautiful rentals. I just had to have them. To me the wooden harvest tables and rustic cross-back chairs added elegance and romance to the scenery, turning any backyard celebration into an unforgettable mountain wedding.”

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leaeve me breathless “Our first look and Kevin’s reaction to seeing me for the first time on our wedding day was a dream. You would have thought I sucker punched him the way he bent over. It was as if I literally took his breath away. I remember feeling like he was bent over forever. At some point I just wanted him to stand up, look at me and tell me how pretty I was! In reality he was truly speechless, and I loved having that kind of powerful effect on him. He made me feel like the most beautiful girl in the world without saying anything at all.”

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doughnut sweat it!

Courtney and Kevin initially had a cake made for the wedding. However, the afternoon before, they pulled out their beloved cake, it had basically fallen into itself. The baker even packaged the cake with frozen peas to keep it cold! After Courtney broke out in tears, they called every baker in town to try and find a last minute cake to serve at the reception. Finally.. they settled for doughnuts as the couple loved the sweets anyway. Friends drove them up from Boise the day of the wedding. The doughnut cake was a hit and definitely a blessing in disguise!

advice for rocky mountain couples “Take the risk and roll with the punches. I promise the intimacy you will experience in the beauty nature has to offer is far more priceless than a huge, expensive venue somewhere. Most importantly, cake or no cake, celebrate your love always.�

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- VENDORS BRIDAL BOUTIQUE Sweetheart Manor | sweetheartmanor.com BRIDE’S DRESS DESIGNER Maggie Sottero | maggiesottero.com BRIDE’S JEWELRY BHLDN | bhldn.com Love Like Style | etsy.com/shop/lovelikestyle BRIDE’S SHOES Badgley Mischka | badgleymischka.com BRIDE’S VEIL EnzeBridal | etsy.com/shop/enzebridal BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Joanna August | joannaaugust.com CATERING All food cooked by bride & groom’s families! FLORAL Just So. Event Floral | justsoeventfloral.com HAIR Bride’s Mom! HONEYMOON Alaskan Cruise LOCATION An open field in Stanley, ID LODGING Stanley Town Square | stanleytownsquare.com MAKEUP Linton Artistry - Jessica Linton | @lintonartistry MENSWEAR Men’s Wearhouse | menswearhouse.com OFFICIANT Grace Bible Church - Brian Taylor | idahograce.com PAPER Shutterfly | shutterfly.com PHOTOGRAPHY Maggie Grace Photography | maggiegracephotography.com RENTALS Blush Creek | blushcreek.com Idaho Tents & Events | idahotents.com That’s Entertainment | thatsentertainmentsv.com RINGS Nasr Brothers Jewelers | nasrbrosjewelers.com SWEETS Krispy Kreme Doughnuts | krispykreme.com WEDDING PLANNER The Bride!

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Lakeside Love

There is something undeniably special about the small, lake town of Coeur d’Alene. With breathtaking views of the water and mountains, you instantly melt into the landscape and fall in love with its raw beauty and tranquility. Capture this feeling in your wedding at The Coeur d’Alene Resort with a day surrounded by deep blue water and the ones you love.

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the terrace

With a panoramic view of Lake Coeur d’Alene, the Lakeview Terrace provides you with an epic “I Do” location.The circle ceremony allows guest to have a front row view of the vows and indulge in the scenery at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. Thoughtfully designed by SAS Weddings, this picture-perfect moment is one you’ll remember forever.

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cocktail cruise

With so much water to be explored, take your guests on a cocktail cruise after your “I Do!” Lake Coeur d’Alene Cruise Boats are docked at the resort and ready to host you and your guests on your first adventure as newlyweds! Let the catering staff at the Resort prepare decadent bites and delightful sips as you cruise around the lake and take in the experience with friends and family. Guests will love the experience and seeing the beauty of Coeur d’Alene from the water. Make sure to plan time alone together as husband and wife to capture moments that showcase the unbeatable view of the lake and your love!

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While away on your cocktail cruise, the Lakeview Terrace transforms into a stunning reception space. The Terrace offers some of the best views of the lake, so why settle for anything less! Rich, plum linens and ornate plate settings accented by bright floral make the space pop with texture and balance against the blue waters of the lake. As the sun sets and a cool breeze drifts across the lake, sit back and enjoy married bliss as the Coeur d’Alene Resort staff takes care of the rest.


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beauty jn couture salon | @jncouture boutique rentals artifact rentals | artifactrentals.com bridal dress b.b. bridal | bb-bridal.com cake miflavour | miflavour.com calligraphy

| @ crimsoncalligraphywa creative design & planning sas weddings | sasweddings.com floral rose & blossom | roseandblossom.florist menswear macy’s | - linens, drape & chairs event rents | event-rents.com tablescape rentals nic nac nell’s | nicnacnells.com venue, boat cruise & catering the coeur d’alene resort | cdaresort.com video quicksilver studios | quicksilverphotography.com

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macys.com models brooke and colin photography laurken kendall photography | laurkenkendall.com rentals

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Our love is like the wind. I can’t see it, but I can feel it. - a walk to remember

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Emily + Phil priest lake

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Emily and Phil’s love story began in Spokane, Washington while the two were attending Gonzaga University. They met through mutual friends their freshman year. However, the two didn’t start officially dating until Emily returned home from studying abroad in Italy after her junior year. Emily and Phil found undeniable chemistry, common pasts and eventually love. In 2016, after relocating to the city they both grew up in, Phil just knew he had to make Emily his wife. On a snowy evening in December, Emily and Phil made double date plans with their best friends to Chihuly Gardens and Glass. As the two were getting ready for the night, their friends texted them apologizing that they were running late and to go ahead without them. Emily and Phil made their way downtown. Just as they reached the Gardens, below the Space Needle, the snow began to lightly fall. Phil grabbed Emily’s hand and got down on one knee. Of course, she said “Yes!” to his sweet proposal. The pair planned a destination wedding at their favorite childhood getaway on the beautiful Priest Lake, Idaho on September 23rd.

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a sacred destination Priest Lake has always been a special place for Emily and Phil as they both grew up spending summers there with their families, yet the getaway became even more sacred during their time together. When wedding venue discussions came up between the couple they both agreed that Priest Lake was the only way. They dreamed of sharing the natural beauty of the scenery and character of the community they both treasured with their guests who had never been.

the place, the dress, the man

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“Like a lot of women, I had envisioned my wedding forever. All I ever needed for my perfect day was the right place, the right dress and, definitely, the right man. I lucked out on all three! Priest Lake in itself easily became our theme and aesthetic. Every detail and decision complemented its natural beauty.�

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sail away “Our boat ride from the ceremony to the reception was a complete surprise. One of my dad’s friends had the most stunning 1929 Chris-Craft and offered to escort Phil and I just a few days before the wedding. Phil and I were able to spend some time together just the two of us. We shared vows, enjoyed a champagne toast and took in the moment before joining out guests. The ride was by far one of my most cherished moments from the day.”

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The newlyweds served huckleberry press’ as their signature cocktail followed by huckleberry pies for dessert. The owners of Thick and Thin Meats froze the local berries for the couple all summer long. Guests loved indulging in a Priest Lake staple.

advice for rocky mountain couples “Enjoy the process & choose locally!”

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color palette - VENDORS BEAUTY Kiss and Makeup | kissandmakeupspokane.com BRIDE’S DRESS & VEIL DESIGNER Grace Loves Lace | graceloveslace.com.au BRIDE’S JEWELRY Mother’s Diamond Earrings Mother-In-Law’s Heirloom Ring BRIDE’S SHOES Free People | freepeople.com BRIDESMAIDS’ DRESSES Show Me Your Mumu | showmeyourmumu.com BRIDESMAIDS’ GIFTS & PRE-WEDDING ATTIRE Plum Pretty Sugar | plumprettysugar.com CAKE Made By Groom’s Cousin! CEREMONY VENUE St. Blanche ENTERTAINMENT Complete Weddings + Events | completeweddingsspokane.com FLORAL Carolyn Deshler | priestlakefloraldesign.com HONEYMOON Banff National Park HUCKLEBERRY PIES Thick and Thin Meats | thickandthinmeats.com INVITATIONS Shine Wedding Invitations | shineweddinginvitations.com OFFICIANT Father Maurice PHOTOGRAPHY Kat Skye Photography | katskyephoto.com PONTOON BOAT RENTALS Crown Jewel Water Sports | priestlakeboatrental.com RECEPTION VENUE, CATERING & LODGING Hill’s Resort | hillsresort.com REHEARSAL DINNER Cavanaugh’s | cavsresort.com RINGS Blue Nile | bluenile.com SIGNAGE Paper and Pine Co. | etsy.com/shop/paperandpineco TRANSPORTATION Neighbor’s Boat THANK YOU CARDS Artifact Uprising | artifactuprising.com WINE Todaloma Winery - crafted by the bride’s father!

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“Red Letter Event Planning is awesome! Seriously, the best decision I made during our wedding planning process was hiring them! Thank you for everything!” - Jessica and Brandon “We had a lovely wedding thanks to Red Letter Event Planning. We worked with them for over a year on our Coeur D’Alene lake wedding while living in San Francisco. They made our destination wedding possible and helped make our vision a reality.” - Katie and Luis

WEDDING PLANNING IN COEUR D’ALENE AND THE INLAND NORTHWEST 208-244-0601 Robyn@RedLetterEventPlanning.com RedLetterEventPlanning.com


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from the bride “I have always been drawn to elopements and, when Ryan and I got engaged, I knew that the intimate and natural experience of celebrating our love just the two of us would be fitting. The air was still and quiet as we exchanged vows underneath a frosted tree. The day was simple, yet unforgettable.�

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A Snowy Serenade

Fall in love with the icy shores of Payette Lake and the snowy landscape of McCall. Be inspired by a winter wonderland and design your wedding day around the season’s beauty. Curated by McCall Weddings, this styled shoot will have you dreaming of snowflakes and saying “I Do” at Shore Lodge.

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fireside

Warm up with your love by the fire as you share your vows together. We love the cozy and intimate space of the Lower Pavilion at Shore Lodge for winter ceremonies!

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Bring the elements of winter indoors with your table design! Layers of glass, metals and marble add contrast and texture to the natural wood farm table, while delicate floral and soft candlelight warm the setting and invite you to sit and enjoy with the new bride and groom!


snow inspiration

Brie Cheese Toast Ciabatta | Huckleberry Jam | Crushed Hazelnut

Idaho Smoked Trout Cucumber | Dried Chili Cream | Dill

Pulled Pork Open Faced Mini Sliders Molasses BBQ | Blue Cheese Crumbles | Scallion

Creamy Lobster Bisque Brandy | Chive Cream

Citrus and Butter Lettuce Salad Grapefruit | Orange | Spicy Walnuts Point Reyes Blue | Idaho Honey-Lemon Vinaigrette

Lava Lake Lamb Chops Creamy Fontina Cheese Polenta | Charred Baby Carrots | Pomegranate | Syrah-Blackberry Sauce

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“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.� - helen keller

| @topsidesalon cake delish catering | delishcatering.com design, floral & planning mccall weddings | mccallweddings.com dress & menswear laneige bridal & tuxedo | laneigebridal.com favors all spun up | @allspunupcottoncandy hair accessories atzi bridal | atzibridal.com ice sculpture ice is nice | ice-is-nice.com jewelry mccall jewelry company | mccalljewelrycompany.com lighting sound wave events | soundwaveevents.com models whitney, aaron, sadie and lena paper invites paperie + pen | paperieandpen.com photography todd nichols photography | toddnichols.com rentals mccall party rentals | mccallpartyrentals.com venue & catering shore lodge | shorelodge.com videography a-prospectum | aprospectum.com vintage furniture t rents vintage | @trentsvintage beauty topside salon

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gather

g at h e r Be present in the smallest of moments leading up to the big day, and cherish the newlywed celebrations as husband and wife. Gather often, laugh always and love endlessly.

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the art of entertaining The newlywed’s guide to hosting fabulous soirÊes by wild plum events

Invite friends and family over to your place for a night of cocktails, homemade cooking and great conversation. These tips and tricks from the entertaining experts at Wild Plum Events will guide you in creating the perfect evening. From greeting your guests with a curated cocktail to planning a menu that can be prepared in advance, you’ll look like dinner pros in no time! catering & venue wild plum events | wildplumevents.com photography thistle & pine creative | thistleandpinecreative.com

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newlywed entertaining 101 Do your prep in advance so you have time to enjoy yourself at the party! It’s no fun to put in all the work of planning and hosting only to spend the whole night cooking in the kitchen.

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Mini Loaded Baked Potatoes 1 bag tiny fingerling potatoes (approx. 25-30 per bag) Small bundle chives 3 ounces bacon Sour cream in a squeeze bottle Olive oil Kosher salt Toss tiny potatoes in a generous amount of olive oil and Kosher salt. Roast on a sheet pan at 375F for 30 minutes, or until they feel soft to the touch. In the meantime, dice bacon into ¼ inch cubes and cook in a pan until crispy. Drain on paper towels. Remove potatoes from oven and let cool slightly. Make a cut lengthwise in each potato and use your thumb and forefinger to pinch it open and stuff it with bacon. Garnish with a squeeze of sour cream and a sprinkling of finely chopped chives.

newlywed entertaining 101 When it’s time for dinner, keep it simple with a family style spread - a forgiving make-ahead grain salad, some lightly dressed veggies and a big slab of baked fish all finished with a bowl of flavor-packed relish to drizzle over everything. Don’t forget the serving spoons and tongs! Dessert should be the easiest part of the evening. In the summer, we like to serve buttermilk panna cotta with fresh berries, or something you can grab straight from the fridge and stick a spoon into. If you keep things simple, you’ll have more time to spend connecting with your guests, which is the whole point of entertaining, right?

Rosy Cheeks Cocktail 1.5 ounces Cocchi Americano 1.5 ounces Lillet Rosé 2 ounces Dry Sparkling Rosé Rose petal to garnish Combine Cocchi Americano and Lillet Rosé over ice and stir gently until chilled. Strain into a coupe glass and top with chilled dry sparkling rosé. Garnish with an organic rose petal.

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idaho credits Accommodations

Limelight | limelighthotels.com/ketchum Shore Lodge | shorelodge.com Sun Valley Resort | sunvalley.com Stanley Town Square | stanleytownsquare.com The Grove Hotel | grovehotelboise.com The Couer d’Alene Resort | cdaresort.com

Beauty

Behrens Artistry | behrensartistry.com Blush by Jamie Rosé | blush-co.com Britt Davis Beauty | brittdavisbeauty.com Graeber & Company | graeberandcompany.com JCMakeupArtistry | jcmakeupartistry.com JN Couture Salon | @jncouture Kiss and Makeup | kissandmakeupspokane.com Linton Artistry | @lintonartistry Mane Muse Salon | manemusesalon.com Muah Salon | @muahsalonboise Shawna Hines | shawnahines.com Sola Salon Studios | solasalonstudios.com The Feathered Flip | thefeatheredflip.com TopSide Salon | @topsidesalon

Fashion

Allure Bridals | allurebridals.com Atzi Bridal | atzibridal.com B.B. Bridal | bb-bridal.com Badgley Mischka | badgleymischka.com Betsey Johnson | betseyjohnson.com BHLDN | bhldn.com Charlotte Russe | charlotterusse.com Dessy | dessy.com EnzeBridal | etsy.com/shop/enzebridal Express | express.com Francesca’s | francescas.com Free People | freepeople.com Grace Loves Lace | graceloveslace.com.au Hugo Boss | hugoboss.com J.Crew | jcrew.com Jack Erwin | jackerwin.com Jenny Yoo | jennyyoo.com Joanna August | joannaaugust.com LaNeige Bridal | laneigebridal.com Lulu’s | lulus.com Macy’s | macys.com Maggie Sottero | maggiesottero.com Men’s Wearhouse | menswearhouse.com Monique Lhuillier | moniquelhuillier.com Nordstrom Rack | nordstromrack.com Plum Pretty Sugar | plumprettysugar.com Pronovias | pronovias.com Show Me Your Mumu | showmeyourmumu.com Something Old, Something New Boutique | sosnboutique.com Stella York | essensedesigns.com/stella-york Steve Madden | stevemadden.com Stuart Weitzman | stuartweitzman.com Suit Supply | suitsupply.com Sweet Caroline Styles | sweetcarolinestyles.com Sweetheart Manor | sweetheartmanor.com The Black Tux | theblacktux.com Wtoo By Watters | watters.com/wtoo

Flowers

Bliss Events | blissevents.net Carolyn Deshler | priestlakefloraldesign.com Edwards Greenhouse | edwardsgreenhouse.com Just So. Event Floral | justsoeventfloral.com McCall Weddings | mccallweddings.com Rose & Blossom | roseandblossom.florist Tara Bella Flowers | tarabellaflowers.com The Flora Club | thefloraclub.com Taylor’d Events | taylordeventssv.com Wildflower Floral & Events | wildflowerfe.com

Gifts & More

Grace Bible Church - Brian Taylor | idahograce.com Ice Is Nice | ice-is-nice.com

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= RMB GEM Vendors Keystone Station | @keystonestation Mixed Greens | ilikemixedgreens.com Reclaim + Relove | reclaimandrelove.com Tatum Productions | @tatum_productions The Banana Ink General Store | banana-ink.com Valiant Productions | valiantprod.com Jewelry & Accessories

Bennion Jewelers | bennionjewelers.com Blue Nile | bluenile.com Dana Walden Bridal | danawaldenbridal.com Fred Meyers Jewelers | fredmeyersjewelers.com Kay Jewelers | kayjewelers.com Love Like Style | etsy.com/shop/lovelikestyle McCall Jewelry Company | mccalljewelrycompany.com Nasr Brothers Jewelers | nasrbrosjewelers.com

Music

Complete Weddings + Events | completeweddingsspokane.com Diamond Empire Band | diamondempireband.com Directly Driven Sound Productions | directlydrivendj.com DJN8 Entertainment | djn8entertainment.com Sound Wave Events | soundwaveevents.com Tatum Productions | @tatum_productions The Salamanders | utahlivebands.com Valiant Productions | valiantprod.com

Ira + Lucy | iraandlucy.com La Tavola Fine Linen Rental | latavolalinen.com McCall Party Rentals | mccallpartyrentals.com Nic Nac Nell’s | nicnacnells.com T Rents Vintage | @trentsvintage That’s Entertainment | thatsentertainmentsv.com Veronica Scooters | veronicascooters.com/scooters

Savory

A Lively Chef Catering | alivelychef.com Bardenay | bardenay.com Cavanaugh’s | cavsresort.com Crimson Calligraphy | @crimsoncalligraphywa Guckenheimer | guckenheimer.com Le Coq d’Or | chateaueagle.com/le-coq-dor Wild Plum Events | wildplumevents.com

Sweet

All Spun Up | @allspunupcottoncandy DeLish Catering | delishcatering.com Greg Marsh Designer Cakes | marshcakes.com Krispy Kreme Doughnuts | krispykreme.com miFlavour | miflavour.com Thick and Thin Meats | thickandthinmeats.com

Venue

Paper & Calligraphy

Amy Zhang Creative | amyzhangcreative.com Artifact Uprising | artifactuprising.com Paper and Pine Co. | etsy.com/shop/paperandpineco Paperie + Pen | paperieandpen.com Ladybug Press | ladybugpress.com Posh Paperie | posh-paperie.com Shine Wedding Invitations | shineweddinginvitations.com Wedding Paper Divas | shutterfly.com/wedding-paper-divas

Boise Centre | boisecentre.com Capital City Event Center | capitalcityec.com Cathedral of the Rockies | cathedraloftherockies.org Chateau des Fleurs | chateaueagle.com Edwards Greenhouse | edwardsgreenhouse.com Hill’s Resort | hillsresort.com Limelight | limelighthotels.com/ketchum Moose Creek Ranch | moosecreekranch.com Red Chair Lavender | redchairlavender.com Shore Lodge | shorelodge.com Sun Valley Resort | sunvalley.com The Couer d’Alene Resort | cdaresort.com

Photos

Ampersand Studios | ampersand-studios.com Andra Krista Photography | andrakristaphotography.com Autumn Cutaia Photography | autumncutaia.com Brie Thomason Photography | briethomason.com Christine Marie Photo | christinemariephoto.co Cimbalik Photography | cimbalikphotography.com Jenny Losee Photography | jennyloseephotography.com Kat Skye Photography | kayskyephoto.com Laurken Kendall Photography | laurkenkendall.com Lindy Photography | lindyphotography.com Maggie Grace Photography | maggiegracephotography.com Marcie Meredith | marciemeredith.com Quicksilver Studios | quicksilverphotography.com Stephanie Mballo Photography | stephaniemballo.com Tana Photography | tanaphotography.com The Mitchell Photo Collection | themitchellphotocollection.com Thistle & Pine Creative | thistleandpinecreative.com Todd Nichols Photography | toddnichols.com Two Bird Studio | twobirdstudio.com

Planning & Design

Bliss Events | blissevents.net Ira + Lucy | iraandlucy.com McCall Weddings | mccallweddings.com Red Letter Event Planning | redlettereventplanning.com SAS Weddings | sasweddings.com Soiree Weddings & Events | weddingsbysoiree.com Taylor’d Events | taylordeventssv.com

Rentals

Artifact Rentals | artifactrentals.com Blush Creek | blushcreek.com Crown Jewel Water Sports | preistlakeboatrental.com Event Rent Idaho | eventrentidaho.com EventRent | event-rents.com Idaho Tents & Events | idahotents.com

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Video

A-Prospectum Media | aprospectum.com Quicksilver Studios | quicksilverphotography.com


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