{ Real Mountain Wedding } Kelly + Ryan: Ritz-carlton at Beaver Creek, Colorado

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Kelly + Ryan: Ritz-Carlton at Beaver Creek, Colorado b| Images courtesy of Trystan Photography www.trystanphotograpy.com

Yellow aspen trees, cowboy hats and cowboy boots are all part of this real mountain wedding, featuring Kelly and Ryan’s wedding at the Ritz-Carlton in Beaver Creek, Colorado. Vail and Beaver Creek are two famous ski resorts that offer amazing opportunities for Vail Mountain Weddings in the Vail Valley. Traditional venues are a great choice Read the full article…

Use Hashtag #breckweddings and We’ll Share Your Images

Use hashtag #BreckWeddings and we'll share your images

We are excited to launch a new Instagram feed, @BreckWeddings and if you use hashtag #BreckWeddings, we’ll share your images on Instagram, and possibly this blog.  We are happy to have Andrea Parnell as our guest story teller for the summer.  So, follow us over there, and don’t forget to use the hashtag, #BreckWeddings!  

[Venue] St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Breckenridge, Colorado

On French Street, a few streets east of Main Street is where you’ll find the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.  The image below shows the older, more picturesque side of the church, while a bigger, more modern side exists on the southern side of this original structure.  Families choosing downtown Breckenridge lodging can walk or arrange Read the full article…

How to Create A Secret Board on Pinterest and Keep Your Wedding Details Private

Pinterest?  Hopefully by now, you have signed up for Pinterest and have started finding inspiration for your next home, the kitchen and even your furry friend.  But, how do you pin ideas for your wedding without giving everything away?  Well, there are now, shhhh, secret boards.  Yep, they just released access to three boards that Read the full article…

[Sneak Peek] Erin + Jeff at the Mountain Thunder Lodge in Breckenridge, Colorado

We are getting lots of photos coming in from all the weddings this past summer, and can’t wait to share them all!  We are working on adding all these very soon, so keep checking back.  In the meantime, here’s an image, courtesy of KMulhern Photography.  If you’re planning a wedding in the high country, please Read the full article…

[ How to ] Ski World-class Mountains and Get Married in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

It’s the best destination wedding ever.  No flip flops (well, you can if you really want to), but instead you see boots of shapes and sizes, some furry, some not.  Ski and snowboard gear are freshly waxed and waiting for fresh snow to fall.  The fire is crackling and everyone is holding a variety of Read the full article…

Bridal Bouquets for A Wedding at the Silverthorne Pavillion in Silverthorne, Colorado

Bouquets for a wedding at the Silverthorne Pavillion. Real-time blog post from Stacy Sanchez.

This is the first real-time post from a real mountain wedding in Summit County. I’m hoping to share the bouquets and the room in which the reception will take place. Your browser does not support the video tag

[How To] Use Color Palette Blogs to Find Ideas for Your Mountain Wedding Colors.

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We get lots of brides planning their wedding near Breckenridge asking us to help them with their color palettes and bringing the most out of the venues, lodges and rooms that will host the various stages of the events of the wedding.  Perhaps the large gathering room for the ceremony is a bright room filled Read the full article…

[Mountain Town] Breckenridge, Colorado // Real Mountain Town, Unreal Skiing

Breckenridge, Colorado | carlscofield.com | 970.453.9430 | photo[carlscofield.com]

If you’ve found this website, it’s very likely it’s because you’re researching possible destinations for your wedding.  This blog will help you learn all about the different towns that lie in, or are close to, Summit County, Colorado.  One of the most famous is Breckenridge, and that is the one that we call home.  However, Read the full article…

[How To] Plan Your Wedding Flowers, A Step By Step Guide – Part 1

The Flower Maven of Breckenridge, Colorado. Dina Sanchez of Creative Flowers Inc | Petal and Bean. | photo[robinjohnsonphoto.com]

The following is part 1 of 3 in a Wedding Floral Planning blog series by the Flower Maven, Dina Sanchez of Creative Flowers Inc | Petal and Bean, a 17 year Breckenridge flower shop owner.  Dina has created custom bridal bouquets for over 1,000 weddings in her professional career as a florist. I believe that Read the full article…