Brenda's Wedding Blog | Fresh Ideas for Creative Weddings

wedding blog + planning guide for creative weddings | inspiration for DIY Brides

Brenda's Wedding Blog is your online resource for planning your dream elegant wedding. Helping you find the "wow" in weddings.

Posts tagged colorado
Real Wedding : somewhere over the rainbow in Vail, Colorado

This beautiful wedding photographed by Maria of StudioSister Photography has lots of pops of yellow and a delicious candy table. During the wedding, the bride and groom {Erin & TJ} braved spurts of rain and at the end of a long day, they were rewarded with a gorgeous rainbow!!!

Photographer: StudioSister Photography
Ceremony and Reception Venue: Eagle Vail Pavilion
Caterer: The Gourmet Cowboy, Dina Richards
Videographer: Rich Klinzmann
Photo Booth: ShutterBooth
DJ: Jason Seymour

Real Wedding : Caroline & Edmund : Part 2

In continuation of today's Real Wedding with Caroline and Edmund, we move on to the reception at the Ritz Carlton Bachelor Gulch in Beaver Creek, Colorado. {photographed by Jenna Walker Photography}
Below: I love this idea . . . At 6:15 {the hour Caroline and Edmund first met}, they lit the candles of their guests' tables - in a "unity ceremony." The last table they were to light was their own.

Real Wedding : Caroline & Edmund : Part 1

When I saw this wedding on Katie and Jenna's blog {Jenna Walker Photography}, I knew I had to see if I could post it. It's absolutely beautiful and the photographs speak for themselves. The wedding was an intimate event with 40 of the couples closest family and friends.

Wedding Date: Sunday, November 16, 2008
Location: Ritz Carlton Bachelor Gulch in Beaver Creek, Colorado
Other Vendors: Heather at Table 6 Productions and Cindy at The Perfect Petal
Additional Photographer: Kevin Von Qualen

{clicking on the photo will bring up a larger version}
Below: Caroline wearing the necklace that Edmund gave her as a wedding gift. Caroline had her mother's keepsake ring pinned to the inside of her dress {her "something borrowed" and "something blue"}
Below: Love these shots of the bride with her attendants and Edmund with the groomsmen walking with the Colorado mountainscape behind them.
Below: Check out the unique bridesmaids bouquets. Caroline's vows were printed on purple paper and carried behind her bouquet. The readings were from their favorite classic books, including the Velveteen Rabbit, and rolled into ornate scrolls.
Below: The ceremony was held outdoors and guests were kept warm with space heaters and wintry blankets. The couple planned a rose ceremony where they gave roses to their parents and grandparents.
Below: Love these portrait shots of the couple. Caroline's cathedral veil was embroidered with their initials and wedding date.