True Colors: Desert Vibes
For local fêtes, opt for a palette of Georgia O'Keefe hues that reflect Utah's red-rock landscape.
Photographs by Derek Israelsen | Styled by Tessa Woolf
Rebecca Hedin of The Magnolia Flower Company designed this posy for brides with a penchant for the great outdoors. The boho bouquet features quicksand roses, cacti, café au lait dahlias, grevillea foliage, grasses, and dusty miller. Price varies based on services. 801-450-2613, themagnoliaflowercompany.com
Set the tone for al fresco desert events with this warm invitation from The Write Image: Blush by Mariel Mirra for Bella Figura with gold matte foil stamping. Price varies based on services. 801-485-1909, twio.com
Wear this little white dress to your rehearsal dinner, after party, or farewell brunch, or throw convention to the wind and have your bridesmaids rock it. Aztec lace dress, $110, and crystal beaded necklace, $102, Katie Waltman. Visit katiewaltman.com for locations.
Gift your ’maids with gems that sparkle like the starry night sky, all handmade by Salt Lake jeweler Katie Waltman. Crystal beaded wrap bracelet, $58, golden arrowhead necklace, $78, and crystal beaded lariat necklace, $74. Visit katiewaltman.com for locations.
For outdoor celebrations, a dainty stiletto just won’t do. Rock these substantial but stylish strappy sandals instead. Vince ‘Freida’ Leather Ankle Strap Sandal, $425, Nordstrom. Visit nordstrom.com for locations.
Make cheekbones pop and play up your pout with these bold, sunset-inspired makeup hues. Laura Mercier Baked Blush Bronzer in Ritual, $40, and Paint Wash Liquid Lip Color in Sun Blaze, $28, Splendor Beauty Emporium. 435-575-1800, shopsplendor.com
French macarons taste new again in fresh hues and favorite flavors: vanilla chai, lemon, salted caramel, vanilla mint, and strawberry. Price varies based on services. Seine Macarons, seinemacarons.blogspot.com
Tanner Guzy of Beckett & Robb says this Italian cloth shirt from the B&R ready-to-wear collection is comfortable on hot summer days, while the windowpane jacket, made from Loro Piana’s Four Seasons cloth, strikes the perfect balance between formal and fun. Shirt, $120, and jacket, $1,365. Visit beckettrobb.com for locations.
Stuck On You
Forgo the traditional lapel bloom for your guys in favor of cool cacti and fern bouts by The Magnolia Flower Company. Price varies based on services. 801-450-2613,
Tie One On
QP Collections’ handmade, limited-edition floral pattern neckties add personality to neutral suits. Tie monograms, matching pocket squares, youth sizes, and wedding discounts are available. Floral Creme and Floral Brun cotton canvas ties, $68 each. qpcollections.com
Your shoe game, that is, with the suede Milano derby cap toe from Utah-based Beckett & Robb’s new shoe collection. $395. Visit beckettrobb.com for locations.
A refined, lightweight linen scarf is a great way for a guy to stand out in a crowd (or a wedding party), says Beckett & Robb’s Tanner Guzy, and provides warmth on cool evenings. $45. Visit beckettrobb.com for locations.
Lace But Not Least
What to pack for your honeymoon: Fleur Delicate’s locally designed lingerie. We heart this retro-inspired lace top (matching bottoms are available). Price varies based on services. fleurdelicate.com