{ Real Mountain Wedding } Tori + Toni at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs in Buena Vista, Colorado

Tori and Toni at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs in Buena Vista, Colorado

There are special areas nearby to Summit County that deserve to be on the closest regional wedding blog, so that means us, and we’re very proud to share Trystan Photography‘s collection of images of Tori and Tony at the Mt. Princeton Hot Sptings in Buena Vista, Colorado. The Arkansas Valley is also known as the Read the full article…

Elegant Productions: Colorado Wedding Videographer

Elegant Productions Colorado Wedding Videography

Elegant Productions is a Summit County company specializing in videography for mountain weddings. Erin and her team have captured wedding photos and wedding videos in Breckenridge, Frisco, Copper Mountain, Dillon, Keystone, Vail and Beaver Creek. One of the things mentioned by brides in post-wedding surveys is that they wished they had a video of the day! You’ll Read the full article…

{ Bridal Bouquets } A Collection of Flowers for Weddings in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

I post lots of photos on my various social feeds, but in case you missed our bouquets, I’ve collected them into one post.  Now, you can see a quick summary of what Dina, the Flower Maven, has been up to in her designer floral kitchen. Each bouquet we make at Petal and Bean is a Read the full article…

Bridal Bouquets for Winter Weddings in the Co Rocky Mountains //

Most of the winter brides choose some sort of white combination of flowers to hold.  Every now and then, we see a colorful bouquet come across, but there’s just something about an all-white bouquet in the winter.  In the Rocky Mountains.  At your wedding.  That you picked out.  If you’re new to the game and Read the full article…

{ Flower Maven } Pincushion Protea + Oncidium Orchids // Heat Things Up in Deep Winter with A Tropical Bloom.

“I want a rustic organic look!”  Over the years, brides have expressed wanting to use more unusual flowers.  We have suggested using berries, pods and unusual greens to add an organic feeling to their wedding decor. Protea can add depth and texture to your mountain wedding decor.  Some winter weddings look great in an all-white Read the full article…

[venues] Rubywood + V3 Ranch // Luxury Home Rentals for Destination Weddings in Breckenridge, Colorado

The sun goes down and the temperature drops.  But that’s because you’re at about 10,500 feet when you’re at either Rubywood or the V3 Ranch in Breckenridge.  Both properties are managed by Paragon Lodging, which has an easy-to-find office on the right side of main street as you drive south into Breck from Frisco. Rubywood Read the full article…

Setting Up at the Mountain Thunder Lodge in Breckenridge, Colorado.

Wedding ceremony and reception venue in Breckenridge, Colorado: Mountain Thunder Lodge. | photo[StacySanchez]

We just dropped off centerpieces at the Mountain Thunder Lodge, near the historic downtown area and gondola.  Here we saw colorful Pez dispensers as place card holders and a yummy-looking candy buffet table.  This is a another real-time blog post that we just are adding a few details from the desktop, but the majority was Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Q&a W/ Kate + Todd // Timber Ridge, Keystone Resort, Keystone, Colorado

"The Dina Drape" // This look has inspired numerous weddings to adopt this magnificent look at Timber Ridge. [photo: INphotography.net]

Those wanting a true alpine experience should explore the options of Keystone Resort, specifically Alpenglow Stube and Timber Ridge.  The former is a smaller, intimate setting, where the latter is a grand room connected to an outside deck.  Either location you choose, you’ll be treating your guests to two gondola rides on the way to Read the full article…

{ Real Mountain Wedding } Melissa + Jesse // Elk Ridge Ranch, Breckenridge, Colorado

Melissa and Jesse were married at Elk Ridge Ranch, south of Breckenridge, Colorado. [photo: Julie Harris Photography]

Just south of Breckenridge and over a mountain pass is the Elk Ridge Ranch.  An intimate venue with views of fourteen thousand foot peaks and a magnificent alpine valley.  This small wedding venue can be used alone, or with the tent right next to the house. This wedding was published in the Knot magazine.  Clean Read the full article…

{bridal Bouquets} Peonies, Sunflowers and Lavender Were Used in These Bridal Bouquets for Weddings at Breckenridge, Keystone and Beaver Creek.

All white bridal bouquet for a Breckenridge, Colorado wedding. | photo[jameephotography.com]

These are just a few of our favorite bouquets to provide examples of what past brides have created for their Rocky Mountain wedding in the Summit County area.  Every bride is different and unique, just as these bouquets are. A timeless classic, this bouquet was made especially for a Beaver Creek bride who was married Read the full article…