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Pet-Friendly Wedding Venues in Colorado

Our pets are like our family members, so it only makes sense to include them on a day as special as your wedding. Pet-friendly wedding venues are spaces that offer plenty of room for animals and are comfortable for both people and pets alike.   While you might want to...

Top Botanical Gardens in the US for Spring Weddings

When the florals are in full bloom, the sun is shining and the weather is just right, is there a better time for a wedding? Spring weddings are the perfect opportunity to spend outside, and nothing says spring wedding more than a botanical garden. The lush, landscaped...

Best Places in the US for a Desert Destination Wedding

There’s something about the desert landscape that’s just so naturally stunning. With unique rock formations, an abundance of cacti and succulents, and the all-around sunshine flooding in, those who love the outdoors will find it hard to resist the desert’s appeal. If...

Best Mansion & Estate Wedding Venues in Colorado

Nothing makes a bigger statement than a mansion or estate as the setting for your wedding. With their combination of history and luxury, usually coupled with spacious grounds and stunning views, these types of venues just feel like they’re meant to hold a celebration...

Top National Parks for an Adventure Wedding or Elopement

When it comes to weddings, more and more couples are looking to create an experience. Whether it’s just for themselves or includes a small group of close friends and family, couples who want their ceremony to be focused on the experience aspect often turn to...

What is an Adventure Wedding and How Do I Plan One?

An adventure wedding is all about the experience. Imagine hiking up a mountain with your significant other, reaching the top, and then exchanging vows with a rush of adrenaline and nothing but love for your partner. No matter what type of outdoor experience you...

The Ultimate Guide to Planning an Elopement in the US

So, you’re thinking of eloping -- which is what I sometimes wish my husband and I would have done. Don’t get me wrong, I love weddings in nearly all shapes and sizes! And we had a beautiful wedding near our hometown so that many of our friends and family members could...

Best Places in Colorado to Propose

While Colorado is known for its abundance of outdoor spaces, views and activities, the Centennial state also provides plenty of romantic settings for a proposal. If you and your partner live in, or are visiting Colorado here are the best places to pop the question for...

Best Bridal Dress Shops in Denver, Colorado

As someone who's already gone through the experience before, shopping for the perfect wedding dress is extremely exciting, but can also become overwhelming very quickly. Even though I thought I knew exactly what I wanted when we started out, I ended up with something...

Best Reasons to Elope Instead of Planning a Traditional Wedding

If you’re in the midst of planning your wedding, it’s safe to say you or your partner has probably considered eloping at least once. The planning process can be stressful. But stressful planning aside, there are a few good reasons why couples choose to elope. From a...

Top 5 Outdoor Wedding Venues Near Denver, Colorado

It’s no secret that Colorado is home to some of the most gorgeous outdoor spaces. With picturesque mountain backdrops, lakefront views, and plenty of lush greenery abound, there’s no doubt that the nature-driven atmosphere makes for the perfect outdoor wedding venues....

6 Best Waterfalls in the US for an Adventurous Elopement

For some of us, the traditional wedding with all of the planning, and the guests, and the party just isn’t our style. Instead, a romantic getaway with our soon-to-be partner for life is all we need. While an elopement is already an adventure, why not take it up a...

Top Wedding Venues in the Pacific Northwest

Planning a wedding in the Pacific Northwest? Surrounded by a serene nature scenes and plenty of waterfront views, the Washington-Oregon areas offer plenty of elegant and idyllic wedding venues. Here are some of the top wedding venues in the PNW area to check out if...

4 Ways to Have a Non-Traditional Wedding

When it comes to weddings, some people like traditional and others like to freshen things up and make them all their own. If you and your partner are looking to throw a non-traditional wedding, there are many aspects to the soiree in which you can mix things up....

Denver Wedding Vendor Spotlight: Hope Couture Bridal

On the blog this week is a one-on-one interview with a talented bridal accessory designer in Denver, Colorado: Hope Couture Bridal. I chatted with the creative and talented owner, Alissa Hope, to hear about her story, her design experience, and more. Kaitlyn: Tell me...

How to Elope in a National Park

Thinking of having an all-natural setting for your elopement? For the adventurous couple who loves the outdoors, National Parks are perfection. However, getting eloped in a National Park is not as simple as just going there and saying your “I do’s.” Here are some...

Wedding Ideas for Daring and Adventurous Couples

Life is an adventure, and so is love. An adventure wedding is a fun way to say your vows, especially if you are a nontraditional couple. Below are just a few ways to plan the ultimate adventurous and daring wedding: Underwater If you have a fascination of marine life...

Top Elegant Castle and Mansion Wedding Venues in the U.S.

Have you always dreamed about having a real fairytale princess wedding your entire life, castle and all? If you think you have to head out to Europe to say your vows in a stunning and historic chateau, think again. Turns out, there are many castles and mansions to...