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Jul
21

Gray Gardens: Romantic Mint, Berry & Orchid Wedding Inspiration

We have some gorgeous mid-summer wedding inspiration for your viewing pleasure today. Local talents Erin Kate Photography and Soil & Stem collaborated with You Doll Design, Pippa Cakery, and Frou Frou Chic to create this romantic styled shoot. Inspired by the color du year, Radiant Orchid, and vintage floral frogs (repurposed here as favors and display items for [...]

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Jul
17

Shopportunity: The Brides’ Shop Sample Sale July 18 & 19

WHAT: Shop discounted wedding gowns by Justin Alexander, Intuzuri, Maggie Sottero, Allure, Robert Bullock, Lis Simon, Angelina Faccenda, Lillian West, and more at The Brides’ Shop summer sample sale. The Salt Lake City bridal boutique only hosts sample sales twice year, so this is your chance to nab a designer dress minus the designer price [...]

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Jul
16

Trend Spotting: Ombre Wedding Dresses

We’ve swooned over ombre cakes, flowers, and invitations (we even featured an ombre ruffled fondant confection on the cover of our magazine), so it’s no surprise we’re crushing on the latest crop of ombre wedding dresses. Pretty dip-dyed designs made a splash on recent bridal fashion runways. If you like the idea of wearing a colorful frock down the aisle [...]

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Jul
14

Wedding Show: The Bridal Extravagana at La Caille July 19

WHAT: There are three events we look forward to every July: the Fourth of July holiday, Pie and Beer Day (aka Pioneer Day), and the Bridal Extravaganza. The Utah wedding show is the summer’s biggest and best—meet top-notch local vendors, check out the latest big-day fashion and decor trends, sample eats and drinks from caterers, [...]

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Jul
9

From the Runway: Claire Pettibone ‘Romantique’ Collection

If you’re the type of bride who prefers turquoise to diamonds, wildflowers to roses, braids to updos, and a VW bus to a limo, then we’ve found the bridal collection for you. Designer Claire Pettibone recently debuted her new Romantique collection, and the “graceful, poetic, and bohemian wedding gowns made with love in Los Angeles,” to quote [...]

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Jul
7

Trunk Show: Claire Pettibone at Alta Moda Bridal Boutique

WHAT: There’s been a lot of buzz about Claire Pettibone on our blog lately, and for good reason: The bridal designer recently celebrated 20 years in the biz, and her collection of beautiful, vintage-inspired dresses is newly available at Alta Moda Bridal. But wait, there’s more: This week, Alta Moda Bridal is hosting a Claire [...]

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Jul
2

Real Utah Wedding: Emily & Mike’s Classic-Meets-Modern Celebration

When we first saw Kate Osborne‘s photographs of Emily Eyre and Mike Brannelly’s June 2013 wedding, we fell in love with the festive DIY details: gold, glittery decor elements; an Italian soda bar with paper garland backdrop; a smore’s bar; coconut and cherry cupcakes baked by the bride and the groom’s mom; and a homemade trio of gorgeous gold [...]

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Jun
30

On Newsstands Now: Salt Lake/Park City Bride & Groom Magazine

The new Summer/Fall 2014 issue of Salt Lake/Park City Bride & Groom magazine just landed, and we’re over the moon with excitement! The gorgeous cover image, photographed by Britt Chudleigh at La Caille, features model Karley Parker in a Blush by Hayley Paige gown from Avenia Bridal and a glittering diamond ring by O.C. Tanner Jewelers. Amanda M. Hansen of Decoration [...]

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Jun
27

Shopportunity: Katie Waltman Jewelry–The Shop One Year Anniversary Trunk Show

WHAT: Bust out the cake and candles—make that candle—because Katie Waltman Jewelry–The Shop is having its first birthday this weekend. The gem of a boutique, nestled in a chic little space in Salt Lake City’s 9th & 9th neighborhood, has had a bangin’ first year, and to celebrate owner Katie Waltman is giving a gift to [...]

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Jun
25

New: Destination Appointments at Alta Moda Bridal Boutique

We’ve heard of brides flying to L.A., San Francisco, or New York to shop for their dream dress, and we’ve got a new city to add to the mix: Salt Lake City. That’s right, our city is the newest destination for brides searching for the perfect wedding gown, especially those gals who are in the [...]

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Jun
23

Get Crafty: Paper Flower Workshop with The House That Lars Built

WHAT: The Beehive State is home to a bevy of talented artists, crafters, and designers, including Brittany Jepsen of The House That Lars Built. Brittany made a name for herself fashioning beautiful paper flower creations. Her fabulous faux blooms have been featured on Martha Stewart Weddings and The Today Show, and she’s collaborated with the [...]

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Jun
20

California Love: Dustin & Spencer Reeser-Stout Engagement Photos

We’re getting a jump on summer with these Southern California engagement photos of Salt Lake City couple Dustin and Spencer Reeser-Stout. Look familiar? Dustin and Spencer’s flash mob proposal video at a Salt Lake City Home Depot went viral on YouTube last fall (the video has been viewed more than 12 million times). As if [...]

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