A Western Chic Wedding

Refined rustic. Western chic. Simply elegant. Joanna and Josh’s gorgeous fall wedding was all that and so much more!  The Wedding Vendors: Photographer:  Lauren Brown Photography  //  Event Planner & Floral Designer: Lukas Trudeau Event Co   //  Cake: Elle’s Belles Bakery   //  Venue: Mountain Sky Guest Ranch  Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save…

A Rustic Meets Modern Colorado Wedding

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…

A Simple & Casual Wedding in Moab

Elizabeth & Calvin  |  August 8th  |  Moab, Utah From the photographer, Chelsea Dawn Weddings: Family and guests drove and flew in from all parts of the country to hang out for several days at the Whispering Oaks Ranch to trap shoot, four-wheel, and have a good ol’ time celebrating together.  The day of the…

A Rustic Wedding at Irma J Ranch

A Rustic Wedding at Irma J Ranch

From the bride, Tarah: My mom and dad were actually married on the Irma J Ranch 28 years prior to my wedding.  A few years before my wedding date, the property was offered for sale and my parents purchased the land. They built a beautiful home on the property and restored several of the historic buildings…

Eternal Bliss at Durango Mountain Resort, Durango Destination Wedding

Eternal Bliss at 10,200 Feet

From the bride, Melissa: We wanted to get married on top of a mountain and at a resort that was intimate so all our friends and family could come together for a few days and bond. We did not want the “wedding blur” that we have heard brides talk about after their wedding. We wanted…

A Rustic Elegant Ranch Wedding in Pagosa Springs

From the bride, Juliet: We wanted to have an elegant wedding that was offset by the rustic elements of getting married on a ranch. We wanted to throw an unforgettable party for our guests – our main concern was their experience and to make it a very personal event to who we are as a…

From the Magazine: Woodsy Mountain Chic

Katie & Nick |  September 1st  | Pagosa Springs, Colorado You may recognize this couple….they grace the cover of the 2013 MAGAZINE! We just had to share many of the images we could not fit into the magazine spread, including all the comical signs the couple posted along the long, winding dirt road up to…

A Rustic Picnic Wedding

From the bride, Veronique: We really wanted the whole event to be laid-back and playful, representing our relationship, and to showcase the beauty of the Colorado mountains that we had both grown up in. Our goal was to be environmentally-friendly.  We vintage picnic blankets and baskets, vintage glass bottles, built the bar and all of…

From the Magazine: A Cowboy Romance on Horseback at Echo Basin Ranch

Pulled from the current issue of the Magazine, this rustic and intimate wedding at Echo Basin Ranch features lots of cowboy country details captured by IlluminArts Photography.  The couple brought their horses to the ranch and went on a romantic sunrise horseback ride prior to the ceremony. View the photo gallery, then read all about…

Casual, Rustic Romance

Photography by IlluminArts Photography From the bride, Victoria: Our wedding was mountain rustic with a home-grown feel.  We wanted to showcase Colorado’s fall landscape.   Our color palette was inspired by nature; oatmeal and browns with accents of lime green, teal and blue.  Our goal was to have a really laid-back, casual, family reunion feel to…

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