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A seasoned wedding planner has seen it all: The good, the bad and the ugly. While it may be tempting to trust your BFF to design your wedding, buyer beware. It takes more than a good eye to orchestrate a grand party, and you only get one chance at having a dream wedding. True pros—including these Utah-based experts—execute ranch weddings without...
We Utahns are famous for a sweet tooth. The state’s refined taste for sugar has made national celebrities of bakers—Sweet Tooth Fairy, One Sweet Slice and The Mighty Baker—all winners in various TV baking competitions, all from Utah. Utah’s party scene featured candy buffets before they were cool and is currently creating a soda fountain revolution. Cavity jokes aside, wedding stylist...
We Utahns are famous for a sweet tooth. The state’s refined taste for sugar has made national celebrities of bakers—Sweet Tooth Fairy, One Sweet Slice and The Mighty Baker—all winners in various TV baking competitions, all from Utah. Utah’s party scene featured candy buffets before they were cool and is currently creating a soda fountain revolution. Cavity jokes aside, wedding stylist...

Ranch Hand In Hand

Chelsea MacNealy & Timothy Foley Blue Sky Ranch wedding, Wanship UT October 15 Photos by Sparkle Photography THE COUPLE Chelsea (a strategy consultant originally from Ohio) and Tim (an IT director hailing from Massachusetts) met shortly after they moved to the San Francisco Bay Area. “We were introduced by mutual friends at a rooftop party on a beautiful September day,” Chelsea recalls. Two years later,...

Serene Scene

Juliana Yee & Briggs Matheson Aspen Meadows wedding at Wolf Creek  Ranch, Woodland THE COUPLE San Francisco attorneys Juliana and Briggs met while attending Stanford Law School. After four years of dating, Briggs proposed to Juliana at a ryokan—a traditional Japanese inn or small hotel—during a vacation in Japan. THE WEDDING They set their sights on a wedding held in Briggs’ home state. “Most...
The not-so-secret secret for bringing your newlywed nest to life is, in a word, color. Vibrant accessories, richly hued furnishings and spirited wallpaper can turn any room from blah to ahhh.
Cameron Beckham & Michael Frantz St. Regis Deer Valley THE COUPLE “We met on Hinge, a dating app that connects users based on our mutual Facebook friends,” explains Cameron of the Seattle-based connection. Michael (a portfolio manager with UBS Financial Services) led Cameron (a senior financial manager for Microsoft) on an adventurous first date that included skydiving and a spontaneous road trip...
Rum is enjoying a moment, and Jack Rose Caravan celebrates with sweet cocktails served from a 1960s Shasta trailer.
Photo by Heather Nan Butter, flour, eggs, oil, vanilla and sugar combine to create a sweet, magical treat. According to wedding cake history, the tradition began with Roman grooms who smashed barley bread over their bride’s heads to seal the deal. Fortunately, we’ve come a long way since then. But one thing that continues to inspire today’s bakers, like Pippa Cakery’s...

Swept Away

4 dazzling dos for the DIY bride–and her moms and maids, too.