WEDDING PLANNING

Ideas & Inspiration + Tips & Advice

Photography by Kara Cavalca, Durango Colorado

A Styled Elopement in the Mountains

Say, “I do” in an aspen forest with a stunning mountain backdrop in Durango, Colorado. This styled elopement showcases the possibilities.

Ceremony - Earthy & Simple Wedding at Ridgewood -

5 Ways to Create a Memorable Wedding Ceremony

Create a memorable ceremony by telling your love story, adding symbolic gestures, poems, prayers, and songs to personalize your vows.

Wedding hat bar

Wedding Style | Top 10

Stylish wedding trends. Fedora hats, colorful petal bars, late-night snacks, confetti-filled balloons, and a rustic seating chart and dessert bar. Unique ideas to consider for your day.

Flower pot seating charts

Wedding Style | Top 10

Wedding style trends. Ten unique and fun ideas to personalize your wedding day. A live painter, Converse favors, flower pot seating chart, blackberry jalapeno margarita escort cards, love note guestbook, and caricatures of the wedding party.

7 Ski/Snowboard Wedding Details

Whether you envision your entire wedding around a ski/snowboard theme or just want to add a few details to let your guests know skiing is a sport you love, these ideas are easy and fun to implement.

8 Fun Ideas for a Halloween Wedding or Day of the Dead Celebration

10 Stylish & Fun Ideas for a Halloween Wedding or Day of the Dead Celebration

If Halloween is your holiday and you love gothic glam, skeletons, black, and the vibrant colors of Day of the Dead celebrations, then these creative ideas will inspire you to plan a frightfully fun evening your guests will never forget.

Tent Reception Entrances

6 Elegant Wedding Trends

The hottest wedding trends. Layered plant entrances with floral lined aisles and statement trees, grazing tables, and floating cake displays.

Dogs in Weddings – 15 Adorable Pups Dressed for a Celebration!

Dogs in Weddings – 12 Adorable Pups Dressed for a Celebration!

Furry four-legged friends that are part of the wedding party. Dressed in florals, sweaters, bowties, tutus, cufflinks, and dresses, these cute dogs stole the show.

Mountaintop ceremony on Purgatory Resort, Durango. Colorado

The Best Venues with Stunning Mountain Views around Durango, Colorado

Say, “I DO” with a jaw-dropping mountain view! Recite your vows at one of these fairytale ceremony locations surrounded by stunning Rocky Mountain views in southwest Colorado. Top wedding venues with a mountain view in Silverton and Durango, Colorado.

All Aboard on the Durango Love Train

8 Gorgeous Wedding Bouquets Designed by April’s Garden

We hand-picked our favorite bridal bouquets from the wedding season. Turns out, they were all designed by Durango’s own Aprils Garden.

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DURANGO WEDDINGS MAGAZINE

The wedding planning guide for Durango-Southwest Colorado highlighting LOCAL venues + vendors. 

Durango Weddings Magazine is a curated event planning resource guide, print magazine, wedding blog, and producer of the annual Durango Wedding Expo.