A Rustic Wedding at Chatfield Botanic Gardens

From the bride, Bonnie: Our wedding was simple, rustic and classic. Since we had a lot of family coming in from out-of-town we wanted to show them the rustic charm of Colorado. The beautiful barn and the surrounding botanic gardens at Chatfield Botanic Gardens was our inspiration. THE COLOR PALETTE Yellow (I love sunflowers!), navy,…

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A Mountain Destination Wedding at the Silverthorne Pavilion

From the bride, Heidi:   WHY COLORADO I spent a lot of time in the Silverthorne area growing up during ski season and in Breckenridge in the summers. Mac took a trip to the area with friends in college and it’s where he fell in love with mountains. It was great to find a location…

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A Garden Wedding at Flying Dog Ranch

From the bride, Laura: It was a beautiful September day in the Roaring Fork Valley without a cloud in the sky and a comfortable 70 degrees. The garden at Flying Dog Ranch was perfectly manicured with an array of natural colors and flowers. Guests enjoyed cocktails and a breathtaking view of Mt. Sopris and the…

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Rustic Meets Modern at Devil's Thumb Ranch

From the bride: We were married in a meadow with the mountains as our backdrop. We adorned the ceremony structure with clusters of sunflowers and a crystal chandelier. During the ceremony, one lonely cloud showed up and dumped on us so umbrellas were hastily handed out as we exchanged vows under the raindrops. Fortunately, as…

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From the Magazine: Garden Chic at Flying Dog Ranch

From the couple: We visited all the popular venues in the Aspen area, but started feeling a little discouraged because nothing really matched our vision until we visited Flying Dog Ranch.  As soon as we walked onto the property, it was love at first site. Lydia gave us a tour and we kept looking at…

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From the Magazine: Tradition in the Mountains

Today, we are featuring the couple that graces our cover, Maureen & Shawn. Their destination wedding in Steamboat Springs was a mix of traditional elements with a mountain vibe. They incorporated a color palette of greens and neutrals with gold accents designed by Quintessential Weddings. We especially love all the mountaintop images of the couple…

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