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on the winter cover Location: Jackson Hole Resort Photographer: Kayce Clark, Real Life Photograph Model: Sara Dolenz Styling & Design: RMB Productions Dress: Watters Hair: Leslie Anne Makeup: Tanya Crocker Jewelry: MADE, Jackson WY

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associate publisher Erika Oltmann

editor-in-chief

Taylor Chamberlain

contributors/associates Holly Resignolo Holli Owen Abby Turner Geneveive Bermeister Emily Steingart Megan Erickson Bri Stacklie Bonnie Rathke

fashion and beauty advisors J Audrey Nelson

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41. style me jackson

64. cowboy breakfast

this trend-setting state is re-defining wyoming weddings

rmb meets top jackson stylists and locations

start your guests’ morning off right

38. planners & catering

55. planes, trains & autos

66. get outside

some valuable insight on who does what

an engagement road trip - tips and trends

with dave hansen white water

71. altitude factor

style

meet the pros

26. wyoming gift guide

24. meet blush bridal

find the perfect wyoming-original gift

stunning gowns, perfect service, fabulous owner

honeymoon

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50. embellish productions

72. staymoon at brush creek

a true mountain man get’s an RMB make-over

learn the 2014 trends from these planning pros

get away without leaving wyoming

get the facts and give the facts to your guests

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75. paradise found

explore all the options for a bold boutonniere

honeymoon hideaway in turks and caicos

34. rmb’s gown guide the latest trends hot off the runway for spring

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Our Ranch ,Your Dreams.

A stunning and private setting for your wedding nestled in the western slope of the Teton Mountain Range.

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Erika Oltmann, Assoc. Publisher & Taylor Chamberlain, Editor

We are so exicted for our first official Wyoming Issue of Rocky Mountain Bride! Over the past couple years, we have been blown away by the talent, places, and faces we have met and cannot wait to share them with all of you wonderful Brides! Thank you all so much for including RMB as a part of your planning resouce for your wonderul Wyoming “I Do”! We have been bringing you the best of Rocky Mountain Weddings for the past 19 years, and have been loving every minute of it. We hope you enjoy every page of RMB Wyoming!

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As we find ourselves out and about, we’d love to share with you our favorite finds. Check out our COLORFUL travel must-haves for this season! Enjoy.

travel Pop of Pink Travel Wallet- This J. Crew wallet is the perfect accessory to make traveling a little bit more organized!

totally turquoise Totally Turquoise - Add a color twist to any outfit with this Target scarf. The cool blue-green tones complement any complexion!

the weekender Hues of Blue Weekend Tote - Escaping for a weekend retreat? This cotton canvas tote from Laroll is the perfect bag!

calendar Whimsical Wall Calendar - Jazz up your office with this floral wall calendar from House That Lara Built Designs!


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Let your journey begin amidst Five Star, Five Diamond luxury while we personalize every detail.

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The New West

By: Taylor Chamberlain Katy Gray Photography

What’s the first thing you think of when you hear “Wyoming”? Perhaps you imagine a clip from a

Elevated Weddings is the creation of Virginia Powell Symons, owner of Vibrant Events, and Margaret Rose

classic John Wayne western movie; maybe you start

Breffeilh, owner of Elevated Ballooning – two ladies

to hear the familiar tune of “home on the range”. I

who decided to combine their loves into a whimsical,

bet modern, trend-setting weddings didn’t cross your

new take on the traditional Wedding Ceremony. This

mind! Get ready for a new take on this western state!

dynamic duo began their path towards Elevated

As RMB has been exploring the state of Wyoming,

Teton Valley Balloon Rally. It was through working

Events, when asked to help organize the Annual we were constantly finding ourselves amazed. You

together, and witnessing quite a few Hot Air Balloon

would expect wedding trends to come from the big

engagements, that they determined the same beauty

fashion hubs of LA or New York, but what if I told

shared during a proposal in the sky could morph

you Wyoming has some of the most forward-thinking,

into an imaginative, and visually stunning moment for

creative wedding professional’s out there who are

saying “I Do!” Thus Elevated Weddings was created

working to change the definition of a Wyoming

for those couples looking for an adventurous and

Wedding. They are bringing a fresh, new twist to the

inspiring Wedding.

definition of a “Wyoming Wedding” that has appeal in all the other 49 states. Think glam, color pops, and

Float along with us as we witness Elevated

creatively embracing the western landscape. This is

Wedding’s first nuptials and embrace this new,

exactly what inspired Elevated Weddings to start their

fabulous west!

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Vendor Q & A Virginia, Vibrant Events As a Planner, what new trends are you seeing immerge in Wyoming Weddings? Elopement Style Weddings – big, bold, and lavish events personalized for the Bride and Groom and their close friends and family. Couple’s get the best of both worlds; all the bells and whistles of a big wedding extravaganza, yet still intimate with only your nearest and dearest.

Margaret, Elevated Ballooning Where did the inspiration come from to create a hot air balloon wedding? Ballooning is one of the most romantic things out there. You are witnessing the Wyoming landscape at its most ethereal – sunrise and sunset. Being on a Hot Air Balloon and experiencing this is a special occasion on its own, so to add in weddings seemed like a natural transition!

Ali, Persephone Bakery What was the inspiration behind the cake? More brides are bringing new, creative ideas to us that connect the natural beauty of Wyoming with modern styles. The cake was an ode to the sky you see in the Hot Air Balloon. The 2-layer cake was inspired by the clouds, and incorporating all the textures and colors you see up there! The macaroon ombre pattern ties together the modern circle aesthetics with the fluffy and soft clouds. Once cut, the cake was layered with the colors of the rainbow that tied in the Hot Air Balloon!

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your dream. your details. your day.

Vibrant Events of Jackson Hole -

a local, boutique planning company

MAKE SURE IT’S

Photographer: Katy Gray Photography katygray.com | 307.690.8815 Balloon: Elevated Ballooning elevatedballooning.com | 307.413.4679

Kris Drake Photography

FABULOUS!

CREATIVELY CELEBRATING YOUR WORLD

307/413.0174

www.vibranteventsjh.com

Consultant: Vibrant Events vibranteventsjh.com | 307.413.0174 Videographer: MTN Media jacksonholeweddingvideo.com | 307.690.0300 Flowers: Gild The Lily Too gildthelilytoo.com | 307.413.1747 Cake: Persephone Bakery persephonebakery.com | 307.200.6708

· JACKSON HOLE DJ · Jackson Hole’s premier provider of destination wedding entertainment

WE’LL MAKE YOUR WEDDING THE BEST PARTY YOU’VE EVER BEEN TO.

Hair: Tanya Crocker | 720.238.7969 Make-Up: Shayne Bergien | 307.413.5977 Venue: Snake River Ranch snakeriverranch.net | 307.733.2864 Airstream: The Silver Bungalow thesilverbungalow.com | 307.699.0769 Rentals: Canvas Unlimited Canvasunlimited.com | 307.733.2250

Live Music · DJ Services · Lighting · Audio Engineering www.jacksonholedj.com info@jacksonholedj.com PO Box 2286, Jackson WY 83001

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Sam, MTN Media What makes Wyoming different than other destination wedding states? Wyoming is the best combination of refined elegance and an authentic western flavor that makes for beautiful and unique events. People can get the best of both worlds! The natural beauty in Wyoming can’t be beatwhat better backdrop than the Tetons!

Sarah, Guild The Lily Too What is the “New West” to you? The “New West” is a movement of more personal weddings. People are starting to build relationships with vendors, and these vendors are local business owners who genuinely care about creating a unique and memorable event. We grow all the floral we can in-house for weddings, so brides can watch their flowers grow and know it was done specially for them. Where foods have had the farm-to-table movement, we are a part of the farm-to-altar movement!

Courtney, The Silver Bungalow Where did the inspiration come from to create the silver bungalow? I love the old and rustic and I try to surround myself around things like that. The Silver Bungalow fits in perfectly! I wanted to create a space for Brides where they could be comfortable and relaxed, and the environment the Bungalow creates does just that! It allows you to enjoy a beautiful outdoor Wedding, with all the comforts of home.

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“The layer cake was inspired by the clouds!�

From the Mountains of Wyoming 100% Natural Granola Blends and Original Recipe Oatmeal and Pancake & Waffle Mix Made in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Bunnery Natural Foods

Natural Foods for Healthy Lifestyles Jackson Hole, Wyoming

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Epic. love. romance.

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samie & glen

laramie, wy

Wyoming alum’s, Samie and Glen were married on July 20th, 2013, at St. Alban’s Chapel in the Snowy Range Mountains. These two are tried and true Cowboy’s, and couldn’t think of a better place to party the night away than the Wildcatter Club at the War Memorial Stadium! rockymountainbride.com

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the proposal: Glen was extremely nervous. He planned to do it over the weekend while golfing, but couldn’t wait and proposed in the living room, as they were packing!

the first date: For their first date, they drove down to Denver and went to a Colorado Rockies game.

the colors: The colors used were pastel pinks, greens, yellows, and cream.

the flowers:

They chose green and

white hydrangea’s, and pink roses, that blended with their soft, summer color palette.

the dress

Samie wore a sweetheart

neckline, fit-and-flair gown with a fun ruffle detail from Wtoo.


the food: Samie and Glen served an American-inspired buffet, filled with their favorite comfort foods. Guest enjoyed roasted turkey and savory stuffing, a roast beef carving station, and everyone’s favorite... mac and cheese.

the first dance: The couple danced to Jason Aldean and Kelly Clarkson, “Don’t You Want To Stay”.

the unexpected: Samie told rmb the story that a month before the wedding, the flower girl decided to cut her own hair ... into a mullet! By wedding day, thankfully, it had become a cute pixie style.

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three words: The three adjectives Samie and Glen used to describe their wedding day were, "Summer-fun, and Romantic".

the honeymoon: The two jetted away to Las Vegas! the advice: "Plan as much as you can, but always prepare for the unexpected, and just roll with it! Have fun at your wedding, and remember it as much as possible. Take a few minutes for just yourself, and your groom to be together!"

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Ceremony: St. Alban’s Chapel episcopalchurch.org | 307.742.6608 Reception: Wildcatter Club & Suites at War Memorial Stadium | gowyo.com | 307.766.6242 Photography: Honeybee Photography honeybeeshutter.com | 616.634.7911 Officiant: Diamond W Weddings - Rev. Catherine Black-Ward diamondwweddings.com | 307.460.3136 Dress: WTOO - Dora Grace Bridal doragrace.com | 970.449.4088 Menswear: Men’s Warehouse | menwearhouse.com Videography: Dave Jost and Dennis Trapani Lodging & Rehearsal Dinner: Hilton Garden Inn Laramie hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com 307.745.5500 DJ: LSDjing - Bryan Stevens facebook.com/LLSDjing | 307.222.9809 Flowers: Poppy’s Flowers poppyswithlove.com | 307.745.3230 Cake: Liz’s Cakes facebook.com/lizscakeswyo | 307.760.9220 Serving Cake: Deb Ross - Executive Pastry Chef of University of Wyoming Catering uwyo.edu/reslife-dining/catering 307.766.3064 Caterer: Altitude Chophouse and Brewery altitudechophouse.com | 307.721.4031


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Genevieve Burmeister & Abby Turner

etsy things Who doesn't look at etsy for an idea or two? Well, we are kind of addicted. This season, here are some of the new favorites we found. Enjoy, and tell etsy we sent you!

dry it Want something really special to give to dad on your big day. There is nothing better than a personalized item to help dry his eyes as he walks you down the aisle. There are lots of color and embroidery options. If saved it can be passed down from generation to generation and just add the new date at the bottom.

remember it Keep your loved ones that have passed close to you on your wedding day with picture jewelry that can be attached to your bouquet. This unique locket can be found on etsy, but use a family heirloom with a picture of your loved ones. Any florist would be honored to secure it into your bouquet.

stamp it Need a gift for your favorite couple? Want to get something small and personal for your groom or bride? These new address stamps are the perfect gift. They are small enough to carry and package, but the statement is huge. Brides and grooms are sending tons of thank you notes and sharing their new address with all their friends, so having a personalized stamp will make their household feel new. There are so many styles to choose from that one can really fit the newly weds personality. 24

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professional profile Blush Bridal & Formalwear is a chic, elegant bridal boutique located in downtown Casper! Each bride is pampered like a princess in their luxurious, classic, and unhurried atmosphere. The Boutique is “by appointment”, so each bride gets the undivided attention she deserves! The ladies at Blush believe that choosing a wedding gown should be the BEST experience ever.

What inspired you to open Blush Bridal? Casper really needed another bridal gown store that would carry top designer names. There are only two other stores in Casper!

What trends are you seeing in dresses for 2014? The top five trends I am seeing are: short skirts, dramatic backs, appliqués on gowns, peplums, capes and wraps.

What is your shop’s style? We are a very chic, glamorous boutique. We carry gowns in a wide range of styles and fabrics, perfect for any bride!

How do you decide which lines you want to carry? We researched stores close to our area in Colorado and Montana, saw the lines they were carrying, and narrowed our selection down based on those lines. Price point was also a factor.

What is the most rewarding part about having a bridal shop? The most rewarding part is seeing how excited the bride is when she truly falls in love with a gown!

What was the greatest lesson you have learned for finding the perfect dress? Try as many gowns on as possible!

What are the current dress trends you are seeing in Blush Bridal? A lot of lace! Combining lace and tulle gowns has been a very popular style in Blush!

136 S. Wolcott Casper, WY 307.797.2670 Email: blushbridalcasper@gmail.com Or visit online at: www.blushbridalandformalwear.com

What sets you apart from the other dress shops in Wyoming? We carry high-end couture gowns and accessories.

What do you think is the perfect dress for a rocky mountain bride? Any dress SHE loves! I think it totally depends on the location and style of the wedding, but if she feels good in the gown… that is the one! rockymountainbride.com

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Looking for the perfect Wyoming original gift? Look no further... MADE Jackson Hole and Floral Rhino share their top gifts and tips with you! 1. A Padgett Hoke’s Antler Necklace is sure to please! 2. Custom Made Glass Belt Buckle – custom ordered to your exact design and color by John Frechette 3. A Vintage Sling Shot will keep your ring bearer grinning all day by Board Games. Advice: Make it fun and personal! If the Wedding is out west, give gifts that are unique to that area so your bridal party will always remember the wedding! 26

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The Perfect Gifts for your ‘maids and ‘men 1. Wyoming Wood Art will add a western flair to any

Floral Rhino

wall by Cecilia Foltz. 2. Rep Wyoming with these fun tees and sweaters by

139 South Center

Casper, WY 82601

Dedicate Brand.

floralrhino.com 307.265.0063

3. Flower Girls will love their hair in these Wyoming hair ties by Hair Gripz. Advice: Try to give gifts that a person has not seen before and that are unique to them – it’s a personal challenge that Marcy, Floral Rhino’s Owner, loves!

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MTN man makeover

wyoming style Photography by: Hannah Hardaway


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Emily Steingart

What makes a Mountain man a Mountain man? Is it their likeliness to have facial hair and a scruffy do, or the constant smell of campfire that lingers with them around town? We are here to help. We wanted to show you that your Mountain Man can remain himself but impress the rest with his sharp style, good look with just a little help from our friends. And remember, a little goes a long way. Jackson Hole, a mountain town nestled in Teton County, 8,647 feet above sea level, Rocky Mountain Bride was on a journey to bring a new view to the local “mountain man.” Jeff Annetts, professional skier, avid base jumper, was chosen as the Wyoming Mountain Man contest winner. Jeff is a Jackson, Wyoming local, business owner, and outdoor extremist pushing it to the limits as you can see from the sky dive in to meet us. First stop, the Whiskey Barber, a local spot and a must for men. A sign on the front door read, “no women allowed”(they let me in), the perimeter of the salon was lined with the local clients own personal whiskey bottles. A few sips of whiskey later, Jeff has a fresh cut, smooth shave and is ready for the next stop on this journey. We wandered through Wyoming Outfitters, a high end, beautiful, country western style-clothing store. The duds chosen were cowboy-meets-city-boy, keeping Jeff in his comfort zone, but pushing the limits a little. After a quick fitting, we were off to the Four Seasons Hotel in Jackson Hole to capture the perfect images of the transformation of our mountain man. Rocky Mountain Bride was thrilled to watch Jeff transform into sharp, sophisticated man and we think he enjoyed it as well.

The transformation was photographed by Hannah Hardaway, local photographer. rockymountainbride.com

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Style Credit Photographer: Hannah Hardaway | hannahhardaway.com Production Assistant: Ashley Watson Clothing: Wyoming Outfitters | wyomingoutfitters.com Hair & Straight Edge Shave: Whiskey Barber whiskeybarber.com Location: The Four Seasons - Jackson Hole Whiskey Prop: Wyoming Whiskey | wyomingwhiskey.com


Old West Days: May 25-28 • Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival: September 6-16 • Destination Wellness: September 22-30

Inspiration comes naturally.

info@jacksonholechamber.com • 307.733.3316 • www.jacksonholechamber.com

Tel: 307-734-1981 • Fax: 208-247-1650

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Boutonniere: The Manly Way

Lockie Photography, Floral: Labellum

Why should a man wear a flower on his lapel, especially when he is likely to be the only fellow sporting one? I’ll give you three reasons: 1. It’s a great conversation starter – I guarantee someone will ask about it; the key is to be confident as to why you are wearing it. If a compliment is given, simply say thank you, and then move on with the conversation unless your conversation partner(s) wishes to dwell on it. Nothing sours a conversation more than a man who displays arrogance and who talks about himself too

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much – the flower in your lapel should be like a spark….a conversation starter, not the subject of the conversation. 2. You have something to give – How many times have you spent a wonderful evening with a woman you just met, and at the end of the night the only thing you can give her is your business card? Try leaving her with something a bit more unique and memorable. Or perhaps you want to make your aunt’s 70th birthday even more special – there are few things nicer to receive than a sincere showing of love accompanied by a flower. 3. It shows you pay attention to details – When wearing a boutonniere, it’s about realizing and showing that the little things matter.


How to Choose the Flower for Your Jacket’s Lapel First the flower should fit the occasion – simple white or red blooms for formal occasions, while for less formal occasions more colorful and exotic flowers are fine. Second, the boutonniere should be coordinated with the clothing you are wearing. If in doubt, a simple white bloom, like a white pocket square, is always a safe bet. And speaking of pocket squares, you are permitted to wear a boutonniere with a pocket square, although a boutonniere by itself can stand in for a pocket square. The rule here is balance; avoid too much of a good thing by muting down the color of your square or wearing a white pocket handkerchief. The final factor in selecting a boutonniere flower is how long you plan on wearing it – many flowers will wilt after a few hours in the heat and without water, so if you are looking for something that will last all day in the West Texas heat consider consulting a florist.

The Carnation Boutonniere – Simple, affordable, easy to find; of all the flowers a man can choose for his boutonniere, the carnation is perhaps the most versatile and easiest to pull off. White is always acceptable, although it is best suited to more formal occasions. Red is a close second, and can bring a dash of color to a black tie outfit or dress up a sport jacket and jeans. I personally prefer miniature carnations; however, a normal bloom that hasn’t fully opened works well. The only downside to a carnation is that it will begin to droop after a day of wearing, so wear it fresh or if for a long day consider having it professionally prepared by a florist. The Rose Boutonniere – About as easy to find as carnations, roses are more complicated to wear as they are substantially larger and must be free from imperfections. To the general public, they are considered the most formal flower, and they are perfect choices when celebrating love at either a wedding or

anniversary. Rose boutonnieres look best when they are professionally prepared as then they can be permanently tilted and even hydrated with a tiny water stop. If you head down this route ensure your jacket lapel can support the weight. Other Flower Options – Gardenia, Lily of the Valley, Sweet William, Orchids, Hyacinths, Daisies, and Lilacs are all excellent choices. You may have to special order these, but the reward is that you’ll have a unique and beautiful companion. Remember that flowers have meanings and that these meanings change across cultures. Carnations are one of the most common boutonniere flowers in the United States, are the national flower of Spain, and show respect in Korea. In France however, carnations are a common funeral flower and considered unlucky outside of this setting. Source: The Art Of Manliness, "How to Wear a Boutonnière. artofmanliness.com

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wedding planner vs on-site catering manager Really, these two individuals work quite synergistically together and do

and more. Because they see so many weddings each season at their

not compete against each other. However, many brides don’t know the

resort, they have a lot of expertise and answers to share. However, ask

difference between the two besides their titles. Mostly unique to resort

them to facilitate your rehearsal and you might get an answer you

areas around the country, catering managers often take the place of a

weren’t quite expecting. The fact remains; catering managers really

wedding planner’s role, but only up to a certain point. Let me explain.

represent the property and not the bride. Instead of managing your every wish, oftentimes they stick around to make sure the property is doing

We all know what the typical planner will do; the movie “Father of the

what was promised, like the kitchen is properly staffed and things are

Bride” often comes to mind. Really, your planner’s duties are unlimited,

flowing smoothly with the AV set-up for the slideshow.

but your catering manager just might have boundaries. Destination weddings really do require a planner to help a bride who just isn’t

There is certainly some overlap between the two. Our best advice:

around to tend to all of the necessary details. Local wedding planners

interview your catering manager well and identify where their duties end

get to know on-site catering managers personally, as they work with

and where you will need to pick things up with your wedding planner.

them over and over at their resort. Starting to become a little clearer?

If you hire your wedding planner locally, he or she will be back in the

If not, read on.

mountains preparing things the way you would want them while you

The catering manager’s title doesn’t really do the position justice. In fact,

And rest assured that he or she is meeting regularly with your on-site

they do quite a bit more than just manage the catering of your wedding.

catering manager working over all the details.

are busy working in the big city in the months leading up to the big day.

This is where brides become easily confused. A catering manager will often answer questions about processionals, music selection, lodging,

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Style Me Jackson By Juli Rathke Photos By Kaycee Clark, RMB was on the hunt for some of the hot spots in Jackson. We know it can be tough to find all the right locations for your own shoot on a wedding day, but with the guidance of the right individuals, you are certain to capture all the right locales. Jackson is unique in that it offers the Teton Village separate from town, so in our style me Jackson style shoot, we started in Teton Village and worked our way to the historic square in downtown Jackson Hole. We partnered with local vendors to bring you - what we think - is one of our best style shoots yet!

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Hotel Terra Jackson Hole is a unique venue right in the heart of Teton Village and is a great place to get married. With Hotel Terra’s stylish, approachable, and luxurious accommodations it's the perfect place to combine elegance and Wyoming fun. Whether it’s one special day, or an extended celebration, Hotel Terra is a perfect base for any and all of the wedding events. Hotel Terra creates elegant, unforgettable memories. Whether you envision a winter wonderland wedding or a sun-drenched rocky mountain celebration, we have everything you need to make your dreams come to life. Jackson Hole’s stunning, inspiring landscapes present the ideal backdrop for our creative, efficient and knowledgeable team to help you create the wedding or celebration you desire. The Murie Ballroom, graced with ample natural light and views, is the ideal choice for a bride and groom seeking elegance and beauty combined with the very best Jackson Hole experience. The surrounding smaller spaces provide just what you need for a family reunion or ladies lunch, with views at every turn, and vibrant design surrounding you to enhance the joy and energy of any occasion. See more at: hotelterrajacksonhole.com 42

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From the skiers and riders who humored us in reading RMB Magazine

to capture some additional story-telling images.

on the ride up, to the patrollers at the top who welcomed us into their

Once in town we were greeted at Town Square by our vendor friends

warming hut for a quick hot toddie, the ride up the tram at Jackson Hole

for a final shoot at the famous Cowboy Bar. The local flair we were

Resort was nothing short of an adventure for our models and team. As

able to capture wasn't really all that difficult as the locals embraced us

you can see, the vistas at the top are breath taking of the valley floor

as they do any wedding or event that visits their town. The local vendors

below. If you have a chance, make the mountain part of your stop in

are amazing and make you feel right at home with just the opening of a

finding the perfect image for your Jackson Hole wedding. We made a

door. Jackson Hole loves weddings and there is so much to do there in

quck stop into Teton Gravity Research and the ranch along the highway

all the seasons, you will love a Jackson wedding too!


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Who say’s the west can’t play host to a modern soiree? Ripley and Ben thought the same thing as they planned for their August 31st, 2013, wedding at Eaton’s Ranch. Inspired by the bride’s Designer background, and the couple’s LA roots, Ben and Ripley added the glam factor to their show stopping Ranch Wedding. Alissa Ferullo Photography


the favorite detail: “As we shared our first kiss, 200 horses stampeded behind us. It was absolutely breathtaking.�

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the proposal:

Ben transformed a Villa at

Chateau Marmont with all of Ripley’s favorite things, and after the proposal, surprised her with an engagement party. The next day, he flew Riley to Paris (where the bride used to live), to spend a romantic week together. Talk about a proposal.

the theme:

They wanted their guest to

feel like it was a New Year's Eve Celebration.

the colors:

Hot pink with gold accents

throughout was the couple's color palette.

the flowers:

In keeping with a NYE

celebration, their centerpieces were bottles of Veuve Clicquot, which the bride highly recommends.

the dress:

Being a Designer, the bride

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Color Board:

the cake:

The cake was gold and filled with the couple’s favorite flavors: carrot cake,

chocolate, and lemon poppy.

the first dance:

This bride and groom wanted to start the night off right, so they

entered the reception to “Tonight’s Gonna Be A Good Night” by the Black Eyed Peas and shared that moment with all their guest, as confetti cannons went off.

the favorite detail: “As we shared our first kiss, 200 horses stampeded behind us. It was absolutely breathtaking.”

the three words: The three adjectives the couple used to describe their wedding day are “Joyful, Magical and Heartfelt”.

the advice:

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1. We’ve Got all the Time in the World Let me guess, you’re either working full-time, going to school or doing both. As much as you want to be involved in every little piece of your wedding planning, you just don’t have the time. Trust me. If you can only make calls on your lunch break and send emails when your

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arrange your transportation, and track down

side saves you from having to weed through a

to our guests. I was exhausted. Totally spent.

grandma when she’s missing from the family

list of websites on google, and will point you in

I couldn’t have moved another step. While I

photos. At the end of the night, we’ll pack up

the right direction before you get a migraine.

have good memories of our wedding, and

all your gifts, tear down the reception, and return ties to gents who threw them off in a

am confident it was the best wedding I’ve ever

be done, but your family and friends should

4. It Should Be About You, Not the Details

be free to dance and enjoy without having to

Wyoming is known for its do-it-yourself attitude.

worry about details.

We pride ourselves on being able to solve

dancing fit. These are all things that have to

problems on our own and take on projects

3. We Know A Guy

been to, I mostly remember feeling stressed, upset that things were deviating from the plan, and being completely wiped out.

5. We Make Dreams Come True

that others wouldn’t dare. But when it comes to

I know that may be a bit much, but hear me

your wedding, this isn’t the best practice. If you

out. In a world of Pinterest and photos shared

So your mom’s best friend’s sister’s aunt’s dog

plan a wedding on your own, the details are in

all over the globe, you’re likely to have a lot

walker knows a photographer who’ll take your

your head alone. You’ll be stressed throughout

of ideas. You’ve seen sequined linens and

pictures for super cheap. It may seem like a

the process because there’s no one to take the

brass candlesticks on a blog, but do you know

great idea, but I can almost guarantee that

weight off your shoulders. And wedding day?

where to find them? Maybe you’re in love with

it’s a trap. Hiring vendors solely based on a

Forget about it. If you’re coordinating people,

a reception design that’s totally out of your

personal connection isn’t always the answer.

managing timelines, and trying to figure out

budget, or don’t know the name of a specific

Just because there’s a lady at work who knows

why the DJ is three hours late, you will miss it all.

flower you’ve pinned over and over.

how to make cakes, doesn’t mean she’s the

And be completely exhausted.

Your planner has skills in sourcing. Find

right person to make yours.

I’ll let you in on a little secret. When I planned

something totally out of your budget? We’ll let

An experienced planner has connections. Not

my own wedding, I couldn’t imagine devoting

you know it’s too expensive from the get-go

only can we give you the names of twenty

a chunk of my budget to a planner or stylist. I

and find a way to recreate a similar look and

reputable photographers and florists, we’ve

did the whole thing myself (with help from my

feel that’s within your numbers. There are local

worked with each of them and can help steer

poor mother and her family) including gluing

vendors you may not know about, and small

you toward someone who you’ll click with.

menus together after the rehearsal dinner. By

companies that can create exactly what you

We’ll know who to call if you want bohemian

the end of the reception, I was literally sitting

want—you just need someone who has time to

on the floor while my husband said goodbye

research and seek them out. A planner can do

over contemporary, and who has Edison bulbs instead of café lights. Having a planner on your

just that.

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by: Embellish Productions We can’t even say how thrilled we are that wedding “themes” are falling by the wayside. A wedding should be about nothing more than the two of you. Don’t spend all your time trying to make everything the perfect shade of green or somehow relate to Asian Pears. It just isn’t worth it. And it isn’t you. Instead, decide what you think is pretty. What do you find

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yourself drawn to when you look at magazines or pictures? What things are representative of the two of you as a couple? What color combinations make you feel the happiest? Identify these things and implement them throughout your wedding. Recently we’ve worked with several brides who have chosen not to have a designated motif, and their weddings have been all the better for it. Everything from their shoes to the ceremony were perfectly representative of them, and all of the elements clicked together because they were chosen with love in mind. A super easy way to do this is on your tables. Choose a mixture of romantic, contemporary, and classic elements. For this gorgeous reception table, we collected romantic blooms, modern sequined table cloths, and traditional gold and brass hardware. Everything flows together based on common elements like color and feel, but there’s nothing themed about the look. You can easily achieve this look by searching local flea markets, antique stores, garage sales, and adding in family heirlooms. Each piece will be unique, but your look will remain pleasing to the eye as long as you make choices that you find yourself smitten with. If you love how things look together, chances are that everyone else will too. If you want to take it a step further you can consider mixing and matching other things like glassware, utensils, candlesticks, and even china. We worked with an amazingly eclectic bride a few summers ago who made cloth napkins for each guest out of varying fabric prints. Your wedding should be a reflection of you and the things that make you swoon. If you’re happy with the combinations you come up with, I promise you’ll end up with a look you’ll love. And if you get stuck trying to make it happen, you can always consult your planner!

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5 Ways To Mix Up Your Wedding

by: Embellish Productions 1. Choose Music That Suits You DJs are generally pretty good at gauging a crowd. They can tell when people are into the music, evidenced by grandma dancing to Akon, and when to switch the song. But that doesn’t mean you have to leave your whole night in their hands. You know your guests better than anyone, and if you think all they’ll want to hear is songs from the 80s, than go for it. If you’d rather trip on your dress than hear the Chicken Dance or the Hokey Pokey, stick to your guns. Choose songs

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that take you back in time, and remind you of your greatest times. You’re paying for a service, so don’t be afraid to speak up about what you want.

2. Buck the “traditional” timeline Yes, most people choose to have a ceremony, followed by a cocktail hour, then dinner, then dancing, then cake, then more dancing, but no one says you have to do it that way. Have your cocktail hour beforehand if you want—get guests in the mood for love with a sip of bubbly as soon as they arrive. If you feel like dancing before you eat, then do it! I’m a dessert freak, and if I had it to do all over again, we’d have dessert at the cocktail hour. Keep it light, make it fun, and don’t worry about what everyone else does. Your big day is about you, and your guests will be just as happy to eat a late night snack as they would to have cheese and crackers before dinner.

3. Eat what you love Speaking of eating… your wedding is one time that you shouldn’t be eating bland banquet food. Do you love barbeque? Did you have your first date over tacos? If you and your hubby share a mutually unhealthy love for spaghetti, then

fiancé love karaoke? This is the biggest party you’ll ever have, so hire a DJ with a

that’s what you should be serving. There’s nothing worse than

machine and go for it! Ensuring that your guests have plenty to do guarantees that

leaving a wedding hungry, so make the choice to provide

everyone will leave feeling like yours was the best wedding they’ve ever been to.

your guests with a meal they’ll be excited to eat. I promise no one will be asking where the rubbery green beans are.

5. Combine Various Styles

4. Leave Room for Activities

I don’t know about you, but I couldn’t define my style in one or two words. I like a little bit of everything. And if you’re that way too, your wedding should reflect that

Not everyone is a dancer so consider having other things for

part of you. Try mixing modern and vintage, rustic and traditional, old and new.

your guests to do during the reception. What about a mixol-

You can pair a sequined table cloth with vintage brass and get so much bang for

ogy competition? Guests can compete for the best cocktail

your buck! Add your grandmother’s lace doilies to barnwood tables and you’ll

concoction. Provide an out-of-the-way area for guests to play

create a richness you’d never achieve by sticking with things from the same design

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Planes, Trains & Automobiles an engagement road trip

By Taylor Chamberlain

Ralph Waldo Emerson said, “Life is a journey, not a destination”, and RMB couldn’t agree more. Engagement portraits are a beautiful representation of a couple’s journey, and with Wyoming’s natural backdrop, you couldn’t ask for anything better! rockymountainbride.com

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Tiffany & John Cheyenne: The Perfect Picnic Janelle Rose Photography

RMB Picture Pefect Tip: Have fun with your engagement photos! Plan a “date� and capture those moments together, just like this vintage-inspired picnic! It creates a relaxed feel that shows how you two are, naturally!


Fawn & Glen Laramie: 1940’s Railway Romance Dreaming Hollow Photography

Libby & Dustin Gillette: Seasonally Inspired Caiti Jackson Photography

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Jane & Mekki Teton Valley: Natural Beauty Taylor Glenn Photography

RMB Picture Perfect Tip: When you have a beautiful landscape, keep it simple and let your surroundings stand out! The hour before the sunset is called the “golden hour� - perfect for those bright, sun kissed photos!


Jordan & Ken Jackson: Come Fly With Me Adam J Howard Photography

RMB Picture Perfect Tip: Don’t be afraid to play dress up! If you share a common love for a Historical Era or theme, show it off in your engagement photos! It will capture 100% who you are!

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{real wedding}

shari & zach jackson hole, wy

Shari and Zachariah wed on June 1st, 2012, at the First Baptist Church in Jackson, then danced the night away at the Old Wilson Schoolhouse! Since they both call Jackson home, Zachariah couldn’t think of a better place to propose! Standing in the town square of Jackson, under the lights and antlers, Shari said "yes"! Their wedding was just as romantic as the proposal! PHOTO:


the theme: The wedding was elegant, with a western flair.

the dress: Shari work a beautiful freshwater pearl and rhinestone beaded A-line dress with a beautiful ruffle detail on the bottom.

the colors:

The couple chose purple,

gold, and white as their color a palette.

the cake: The newly weds cut in a white, butter cream, 3–layer cake, with purple sugar orchids and gold ribbons adorned on it. At the top was a sterling silver cross that had our names on it – a memento that we could have after the wedding.

the first dance: Shari and Zach danced to “I Believe In You”, by Ill Divo and Celine Dion.

the unique and special: Instead of a unity candle during the Ceremony, they did a God Knot.

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the favorite detail:

When the couple was announced “Mr. and Mrs. Turpin” to all to

all their family and guests.

the food: Home-style favorites were served from Yesteryears café: Pulled Pork, Roasted Turkey, and Scalloped Potatoes.

the three adjectives: Their adjectives selected were, "Faithful, Thankful and Joyful". the Honeymoon: They jetted away to the Jewel Dunnd River in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. the advice for RMB brides: "Do not stress about the little stuff, it will not matter in the long run and you won’t even remember it. When it comes down to the day, just enjoy it! Your day is only about the two of you!"

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Ceremony Site: First Baptist Church - Jackson, Wyoming firstbjackson.org | 307.733.3706 Reception Site: Old Wilson Schoolhouse oldwilsonschool.com | 307.734.8661 Rings: Turpin & Co | 307.733.7424 Jewelry: Pearls by Shari pearlsbyshari.com | 307.734.0553 Dress: Christina Wu at Mestads Bridal Boutique mestads.com | 320.252.9634 Veil & Accessories: Arlene's Bridal & Tuxdo Shop arlenesbridalandtuxshop.com 218.829.9766 Rehearsal Dinner: Sweetwater Cafe sweetwaterjackson.com | 307.733.3553 Flowers: Briar Rose briarroseflowers.com | 866.606.1222 Cake: Albertson's Bakery albertsons.com | 307.733.5950 Caterer: Yesteryear's Cafe yesteryearscafe.com | 218.445.5143 Music/Entertainment: Mainstream Music mainstreamdj.com | 208.221.5382 Photographer: Candace Hunter Photography Officiant: Pastor Karl Klemmer firstbjackson.org | 307.733.3706 Rentals: Teton Rental tetonrental.com | 307.733.4070

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COW BOYB R E A K FA S T What better way to tell your guest “Welcome to Wyoming”, than a breakfast welcome basket. Check out these local products, hand-crafted in Wyoming, and perfect for the AM meal! A Great Granola – Located in Jackson Hole, Bunnery Natural Foods produces 100% natural granola blends that come in delicious flavors such as Honey, Cranberry, and Blueberry, that your guest will be sure to love!

Bunnery Natural Foods Natural Foods For Healthy Lifestyles Call: 855.472.6652 Online: bunnerynaturalfoods.com

Campfire Brew– Cowboy Coffee Co is the real deal. They use an “old world” roasting method that brings out the most flavor in their beans! The perfect way for your guest to start the day!

Sweet Spread – Wahoo Frontier Toppings is a Wyoming original you must try. They make gourmet jams, jellies, and syrups that will sweeten any meal. Your guest will love trying their chokeberry jelly – a Wyoming native berry.

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Wahoo Frontier Toppings Online: wahoofrontiertoppings.net Call: 307.684.8511

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Cowboy Coffee Co Online: Cowboycoffee.com Call: 877.526.9269


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APPROXIMATELY ONE YEAR OUT:

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Buy a binder, the best place to hold ideas, contracts and other info, and keep it nearby -- you never know when inspiration will strike! Make a guest list, and start collecting snail-mail and email addresses. Hammer out a budget -- figure out where you can cut back and where you want to splurge. Decide on a destination. Unsure? Talk to a travel agent or hit the internet. Research the marriage requirements in your chosen destination. Look into the potential wedding and reception sites, hotels and wedding planners in your locale. Book your engagement photo session. Start shopping for your gown, taking into consideration the ceremony site and the destination's climate. Choose your maid of honor, best man and other attendants. Design a wedding website. Add links to the tourism board, hotel and venues so your guests can have important info and get excited about where they're going.

SIX TO NINE MONTHS OUT:

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Set the date, reserve your site and pick your planner. Send out your save-the-dates with your website address. Select vendors, including caterer, photographer, florist, and band or DJ. Get recommendations from your hotel or planner, and check references from past clients. Choose an officiant, and start planning the service. Research activities and tours available in your locale, and plan at least one group option per day. Order your gown, and select attendants' dresses. Investigate any ethnic customs or cultural traditions you might want to incorporate into your event. Register for gifts or create a honeymoon registry.

FOUR TO SIX MONTHS OUT:

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Order your wedding rings. Obtain your passports and visas, and if necessary, get any needed blood tests or vaccinations. Arrange any rental needs like chair covers and sound equipment. Order your wedding invitations and thank-you cards, plus any special stationery (welcome letters, menus, maps, itineraries, signs). Buy or reserve wedding duds for the groom and wedding party. Buy gifts for your attendants and family members, and start composing your thank-you notes to them. Book accommodations and airfare for your wedding and honeymoon.

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Bride

Magazine,

Make hair, makeup and spa appointments for you and your 'maids. Shop for wedding accessories (shoes, jewelry, headpiece, lingerie), resort wear, decor and other goods (cake topper, guest book, ring pillow).

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Arrange and confirm all of your group activities, including transportation for off site excursions. Finalize details with your vendors, including menus, photo poses and locations, floral specifics and special songs -- and get everything in writing.

Make or order the guest favors and welcome-bag items.

ONE TO TWO MONTHS OUT:

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Send out your formal invites six to eight weeks before the big day; include a program of scheduled events, plus dress code, if applicable. Arrange for when and how welcome-bag items and decor should be delivered to your hotel. Have your final gown fitting, complete with lingerie and accessories. Assign wedding-weekend tasks to trusted friends and family members. Write your vows.

TWO WEEKS OUT:

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Review all the details you agreed on with your planner, caterer, photographer, videographer, florist, musicians and any other vendors involved in the wedding events. Confirm your travel bookings. Put together a seating chart, if needed, and make place cards.

ON ARRIVAL:

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Confirm details with your planner and officiant. Apply for a marriage license. Inspect ceremony and reception sites. Assemble or approve welcome bags, and have them delivered to guests' rooms before they arrive.

THE WEDDING DAY:

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OUTSIDE

Looking for a way to explore Wyoming with your wedding guest?

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Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips davehansenwhitewater.com info@davehansenwhitewater.com 307.733.6295

by: Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic

providing transportation options for your whole

River Trips

party, Dave Hansen’s has you covered!

Dave Hansen Whitewater and Scenic River Trips has been the pioneer of whitewater rafting in the Jackson Hole area, dating back to the 1960’s. Dave even named two of the biggest rapids on The Snake River – The Lunch Counter and Big Kahuna!

They offer a wide variety of trips and adventures for all ages and levels. Their White Water Rafting section is 8 miles long in Snake River Canyon, and is the most popular trip by far for all the wedding groups! It’s beginner friendly with a class II and III rapids. It is a pool and drop river, where you hit whitewater and then float down a calm river till you hit the next whitewater – so basically, if 6 year olds can raft these waters, then anyone can!

We asked Bud Chatham, Owner of Dave Hansen’s, what he thought was the “unique” factor for a Bride and Groom to plan a whitewater rafting trip:

“We always provide a very personal experience for all of our trips and try to go above and beyond for wedding groups. We have special outfits for the bride and groom to wear that are either cowboy or whitewater themed. We print out banners, and decorate the raft for the bride and groom, and take a big group picture of everyone at the beginning of the trip for the wedding album. If you jump into the river, you become a member of our Snake River Swim Team and get a blue bracelet. Bull riders - people who sit on the very

Wedding groups are by far their most favorite group to work with! Their goals is “to be the

nose of the boat going through waves - get a black bracelet to wear proudly.”

second best event during a wedding group’s vacation” in the Jackson Hole area. They take care of all the planning, so all the bride and groom has to do is let loose and have fun with their friends and family! From detailed information on the trip for guests, even to

RMB loves the adventure Wyoming offers, and what better way to experience it first hand, than a day of rafting! So get out there and explore your Rockies, whether by land or water.

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{real wedding}

tara & eric

devil's tower, wy

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Tara Lindblom and Eric Stoneking said “I Do” on a sunny September day, with Devil’s Tower as their backdrop. Mutual friends had a hunch that Tara and Eric would be a perfect pair, and they were right! Being an avid fan of golf, Eric surprised Tara with a Hulett Golf Course proposal, and the two have been planning their perfect day ever since!

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the theme

The theme: country chic, with

a touch of vintage elegance.

the colors: Tara chose a color palette with bright pops of corals, pink, yellow, and grey.

the dress: The bride wore an airy tulle gown with pearl and crystal embroidery.

the first dance: “Hey Pretty Girl” by Kip Moore was their song. Eric loved serenading Tara with that song.

the favorite detail: “Everything.” the menu: The guests enjoyed roasted prime rib and chicken madeira accompanied with fresh vegetables and a savory tortellini with a sundried tomatoes.

the unexpected:

Tara and Eric did not

plan for the bees that decided to join thier wedding festivities.

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the honeymoon: The couple is planning a tropical escape sometime this summer. the cake: Instead of a traditional cake, they had a dessert bar, filled with peanut butter cookies, gingersnaps, apple pie, and all the other sweet treats that they love!

three words: The three adjectives the couple used to describe their wedding day were “Beautiful, Fun and Fast”.

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Venue: Devil’s Tower Event & Rentals devilstowereventsandrentals.com 307.290.0121

Flowers: Forget Me Not Floral forgetmenotfloralwy.com | 307.686.7357

Gown: Mori Lee – Audra’s Bridal audrasbridal.rapidcitymerchants.com 307.348.8816

Rehearsal Dinner: Ponderosa Café theponderosacafe.com | 307.467.5335

Dessert: Coffee Friends facebook.com/pages/coffee-frien ds/146852775338931307.686.6119

Caterer: Ponderosa Café theponderosacafe.com | 307.467.5335

Lodging: Best Western Devils Tower Inn book.bestwestwen.com | 307.467.5747

DJ: DJ Lance Biddle Facebook.com/thedjbiddle | 941.809.4780

Photographer: Orange Photographie orangephotographie.com 816.516.1540


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altitude... get the facts

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When planning a mountain wedding, the effects of altitude should be

high in carbohydrates, drinking more water than usual and using less salt

addressed. It need not be a scary thing, but if everyone has the facts, it is

may also help.

easier for your friends and family to be at ease. ALTITUDE FACTS: As you ascend to higher altitudes, atmospheric pressure

Once you arrive take it easy for the first day or two. Adequate hydration is important in the prevention of altitude illness. Drink two or three times

decreases, the air is thinner and less oxygen is available. It is also colder,

more water or fluid than usual. Limit alcohol consumption for two or three

drier and the ultraviolet rays from the sun are stronger.

days and minimize caffeine intake. Limit salty foods and increase carbo-

After arriving at high altitude, you will probably notice that your breath-

of your physical capabilities.

ing is faster and/or deeper, and you may feel short of breath especially when exercising. This is the body's first and most effective response to

hydrate consumption. Above all, listen to your body! Do not push the limits

higher elevation. In addition, your heart is likely to beat faster and you

Increase Fluid Intake

may develop nausea, unusual tiredness, headache, or have difficulty

Decrease Salt Intake

sleeping. Before you leave home, you can do a few things to decrease the effects of high altitude. Spending two nights at modest altitude, 5000 to 6000 feet may decrease symptoms when you ascend. Eating foods which are

Moderate Your Physical Activity Eat High Carbohydrate, Low Fat Meals Reduce Alcohol and Caffeine Intake


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The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch

by Juli Rathke

When we drove through the gates of The Lodge & destination wedding locales in the country, and Spa at Brush Creek Ranch just north of Steamboat we have seen a lot of them. An authentic Western Springs near Saratoga, Wyoming, we knew we were experience, where impeccable service, understated in for an experience like no other. This 15,000-acre luxury and endless activities come together to create private getaway unfolds as one of the most unique memories as vast as their grand western skies.


"An allinclusive boutique resort like no other!"

Set deep in the heart of Wyoming’s Sierra Madre range, The Lodge & Spa at Brush Creek Ranch is an all-inclusive boutique resort exclusively designed for discretionary travelers, corporate group retreats, family escapes and destination weddings. The Ranch features a stately 38,000-square foot lodge, a luxury spa, a finely appointed collection of cabins suites & residences, lodge rooms, and a plentitude of authentic outdoor adventures in every season, including unparallel Orvis Endorsed Fly Fishing. With unique, allinclusive format, all lodging, food, premium beverages, and a wide assortment of activities are all included in your stay. Bringing my family was the best thing I could have done to 'test' the experience one would have at an event on this property. We were shown to our rooms for the night and invited to the Saloon where all the adults had sat down outside for some live music that evening. We didn't realize we were in for the time of our lives! The next morning at breakfast (which was at a banquet table in the main lodge with made-to-order service) we were greeted by the owners, and my kids were greeted by "kid wranglers" asking them what they wanted to do that day. The staff already knew each of our names and the activity list was displayed for each of us to sign up for any myriad of things. Truly amazing! The activities varied from shooting, riding horses, yoga, biking, hiking, fishing, live music (only the top performers will do like Martina McBride), to indoor recreation complete with simulated golf, rock climbing wall and a full basketball court. At that point we realized that this Ranch left no stone unturned when it came to rolling up your sleeves and diving right in. In spending the day touring the amenities, we knew why this Ranch rockymountainbride.com

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was such a special gem. It offers true live-changing opportunities for

So what would it be like to get married at this unique location you

people who visit. Whether you are there to get married, or just getting

ask? Well, knowing how they tailor each and every event to each and

away from it all, the people you meet on the ranch become lifelong

every guest, I can easily promise you one of the most unique wedding

friends as the experiences you share together are not only unforgettable,

experiences you and your guests could ever even imagine.

but truly self-discovering on many different levels, removing you from your element.

I thought I had seen it all, but in nearing my 10 year wedding anniversary, I did ask my husband to visit this ranch again. Perhaps next

"The Ranch tailors all its services to the guests on property." Zach shared.

time for a family reunion or just a romantic get-away. When I asked him,

"If you want to pitch manure, you can do that. If you want to barrel ride,

his face lit up realizing he loved it as much as I did. Time stands still on

you can do that. If you want to learn to fly-fish or even clean fish... you

the Ranch, and the friends we met around the camp fire the first night

can do that. All you have to do is ask."

are still talked about by first name at our home like we had known them

The property is all-inclusive, meaning, once you are there... the doors

forever. We are all looking forward to our next trip to the Ranch.

remained unlocked, the wallets are left in room, the fridge open (and the

Couples can begin creating their dream ranch wedding adventure by

wine cellar) and all the activities you can think of are part of the experience.

calling 307 327 5284 or contacting sales@brushcreekranch.com.


Honeymoon Hide-Away By Erika Oltmann

TURKS TRAVEL TIPS Weather is on average a sunny 80 degrees. June through November is hurricane season so be ready for a little rain The Turks and Caicos Islands are a British Colony – so be ready to drive on the opposite side of the road! English is the main language The US Dollar is their main currency

To find out all things Turks and Caicos – check out their tourism website at: turksandcaicostourism.com

Turks & Caicos has long been one of the hidden gems of the Caribbean. With its crystal clear blue waters, quality hotels and astonishingly great service, we set out to find a place for the perfect honeymoon... and we think we found it! rockymountainbride.com

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Stay: The Alexandra Resort We arrived at Alexandra Resort, a lovely and moderately priced resort after only a 15-minute ride from the airport and this is where the amazing experience bega. Located on acclaimed Grace Bay Beach, which is home to some of the most luxurious and awe inspiring ocean views you will ever experience, we were met with both amazing service and amenities to make your stay match that special occasion. We settled in to the all-suites four-star environment, where every room has a view of the ocean, we started to explore the possibilities. First stop, the beach. With complimentary amenities such as non-motorized watersports and beach attendant services for both food and beverage, we began our stay by wandering onto the picturesque scene and enjoyed amazing service and food from an island favorite restaurant, Mango Reef, that just happens to be located within the resort. The ocean looked like a picture of perfection with blue skies and even bluer water; white sand beaches and a temperature that was a steady 88 degrees. The sun was shining, and the staff with smiling as we took in what can only be described as a hidden paradise. After our lunch, and a taste of another island staple - Rum Punch - we ventured out to see what other things this island paradise resort had to offer. Pedal bikes, an exercise room, tennis courts, a large swimming pool and even a game of dodge ball on the perfectly manicured grass where just a sampling of what we found available. Concierge service, a weekly guest cocktail party, maid service twice a day (now we all know why on your honeymoon this would be a good thing), in-room coffee and tea, and shuttle service available to town or to the grocery store made the options seem endless. I have not even begun to talk about the exciting stuff‌ An onsite relaxing spa, fishing or snorkeling excursions with onsite reservation desk, or even parasailing, makes this the perfect place to spend time celebrating this special time together. Over the next couple of days, we got to experience many things, but the one thing at this resort that stood out was the exceptional service. Whether we were experiencing food at the resort restaurant or just interacting with staff during the day, they just seemed to make our stay that much better. How could everything be this perfect? I have no idea, but they made it seem easy, as they made our experience one we will never forget.

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What to Pack Escaping the cold, and headed south to the tropics? Make sure to include the beach –ready accessories from Target!

bikini beauty

Xhiliration Striped 2-Piece Swimsuit

sun-kissed

Beach House Turks & Caicos Where Nantucket Meets Paradise

Neutrogena Ultra Sheer Dry Touch Sunscreen with Broad Spectrum SPF 30

A charming 21-room boutique resort located on Grace Bay takes things up a notch. This Nantucket-styled oasis reminded me of being off the coast of Massachusetts, only with better weather and spectacular views - The Beach House missed no detail of perfection. With personalized rooms with names instead of

sunny shades Target Women's Admiral Mint Sunglasses

numbers, this resort boasts five stars with amenities to match. The poolside restaurant has a unique and flavorful menu including ceviche that is to die for. The Beach House is ideally suited to accommodate a private honeymoon retreat as well as a buy-out destination wedding for up to 50 guests. Activities such as wine tastings, private chef dinners, and beach cabana spa with beauty and massage services round out an environment that is sure to make your stay memorable.

cute cover up

Xhilaration Ruffled Swimsuit Cover-up Dress

I think regardless of which location you chose, this honeymoon destination is one that will leave you with unforgettable memories of your special time together as "Mr & Mrs".

beachhousestci.com | +1.649.946.5800 contact@beachhousetci.com

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the marketplace look for additional vendors at rockymountainbride.com

vendor directory cakes

phone website

area

Albertsons Bakery Cakes by Victoria Coffee Friends Liz’s Cakes Persephone Bakery University of Wyoming Catering

307.733.5950 www.albertson.com 307.751.0068 307.686.6119 307.760.9220 307.200.6708 www.persephonebakery.com 307.766.3064 www.uwyo.edu/reslife-dining/catering

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consultants & event planners

phone

area

Embellish Productions Vibrant Events Weddings & Events by Ashley Marie

307.460.0633 www.embellishproductions.com 307.413.0174 www.vibranteventsjh.com 307.751.0728

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entertainment, djs,

phone

area

florists

phone website

area

Briar Rose Forget Me Not Floral Gild The Lily Too Hedges Designs Poppy’s Flowers The Flower Market at MD Nursery

866.606.1222 307.686.7357 307.413.1747 323.821.2102 307.745.3230 208.354.8816

www.briarroseflowers.com www.forgetmenotfloralwy.com www.gildthelilytoo.com www.goldenpoppyflorals.com www.poppyswithlove.com www.mdlandscapinginc.com

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formal wear & gowns

phone

website

area

DJ Lance Biddle Jackson Hole DJ Jarod Martin LSDjing - Bryan Stevens Mainstream Music The Libby Creek Original Band

website

941.809.4780 307.203.4841 www.jacksonholedj.com 307.751.5738 www.martinpartyrentals.com 307.222.9809 208.221.5382 www.mainstreamdj.com 307.921.1199 www.libbycreekoriginal.com

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A & Be Bridal Shop 720.627.5760 www.aandbebridalshop.com Alfred Angelo www.alfredangelo.com Blush Bridal & Formal Wear 307.7972670 www.blushbridalandformalwear.com Dora Grace Bridal 970.449.4088 www.doragrace.com Jim’s Formal Wear 307.732.1222 www.jimsformalwear.com Watters www.watters.com

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invitations

area

phone website

Peter Sergison 919.672.0743 Zazzle 78

website

rockymountainbride.com

www.petersergison.com www.zazzle.com

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jewelry

phone website

area

MADE Jackson Hole 307.690.7957 www.madejacksonhole.com Pearls by Shari 307.734.0553 www.pearlsbyshari.com Tiffany www.tiffany.com Turpin & Co 307.733.7424

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photographers

phone website

area

Adam J Howard Photography Alissa Ferullo Photography BHP Imaging Caiti Jackson Photography Candance Hunter Photography Dreaming Hollow Photography Hannah Hardaway Photography Hannah Truly Honeybee Photography Jamye Chrisman Photography Janelle Rose Photography Katy Gray Photography Orange Photographie Real Life Photographs Taylor Glenn Photography

307.363.0337 307.752.7569 307.272.9903 307.685.4408

www.adamjhoward.com/blog www.alissaferullophotography.com www.bhpimaging.com www.caitijackson.com

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307.399.1295 801.949.7915 720.514.1085 616.634.7911 208.399.7662 307.399.4629 307.690.8815 816.516.1540 970.275.5637 307.413.7540

www.dreaminghollowphotography.com www.hannahhardawayphotography.com www.hannahtruly.com www.honeybeeshutter.com www.jamyechrisman.com www.janellerosephotography.com www.katygray.com www.orangephotographie.com www.reallifephotographs.com www.trgphoto.com

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reception/rehearsal/lodging phone

website

area

Best Western Devils Tower Inn 307.467.5747 Brush Creek Ranch 307.327.5284 Devil’s Tower Events & Rentals 307.290.0121 Eaton’s Ranch 800.210.1049 Four Seasons Jackson Hole 307.732.5000 Hilton Garden Inn Laramie 307.745.5500 Hotel Terra Jackson Hole 855.438.7891 Million Dollar Cowboy Bar Moose Creek Ranch 208.787.6078 Moose Head Ranch 307.733.3141 Old Wilson Schoolhouse 307.734.8661 Ponderosa Cafe 307.467.5335 Snake River Ranch 307.733.2864 Sweetwater Cafe 307.733.3553 The Lexington 307.733.2648 The Ranch Inn 307.733.6363 The Rustic Inn 307.733.2357 Wildcatter Club & Suites at War Memorial Stadium 307.766.6242

www.book.bestwestern.com www.brushcreekranch.com www.devilstowereventsandrentals.com www.eatonsranch.com www.fourseasons.com www.hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com www.hotelterrajacksonhole.com www.milliondollarcowboybar.com www.moosecreekranch.com www.mooseheadranch.com www.oldwilsonschool.com www.theponderosacafe.com www.snakeriverranch.net www.sweetwaterjackson.com www.lexingtonhotels.com www.ranchinn.com www.rusticinnatjh.com www.gowyo.com

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rentals, linens, etc.

phone

website

area

Table Cloth Teton Rental

Factory 307.733.4070

www.tableclothfactory.com www.tetonrental.com

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spa/salon

phone website

area

Whiskey Barber Hotel Terra Chill Spa A Day of Beauty by Leslee Anne A Beautiful Bride by Tanya

307.201.1549 307.699.3252 307.699.0376 720.238.7969

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websites

phone website

www.whiskeybarber.com www.hotelterrajacksonhole.com www.lesleeanne.com www.tanyacrocker.com

area

Mywedding.com www.mywedding.com ALL rockymountainbride.com

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