Real Weddings

Private Residence, Salt Lake City June 17 Planning and Design by Michelle Leo Events  Photography by Heather Nan THE COUPLE  Eliza and James’s first encounter occurred nearly a decade before their marriage, when they followed each other on social media. Eliza was a high school sophomore and James a senior upon their first connection, but until adulthood they remained virtual friends only. The two...
Winter Wonderland Wedding
St. Regis Deer Valley, Park City April 9  Planning and Design by Canvas Event Design Photography by Samantha Laffoon Photography
Jen and Dave's love story began in epic fashion: while jamming at a Deadmau5 concert in 2010. Over a decade later, they sealed the deal in an equally fantastic celebration, full of disco, bright color and great music. THE COUPLE After their first meet-cute, the couple remained friends and concert-going comrades for eight years before finally connecting romantically (coincidentally,...
Warner Trabert and Kate Van Wagoner June 3, 2023 THE COUPLE Entrepreneurs Kate and Warner first met in high school, where Warner was friends with Kate's older brother. After a few years of adult life away, the pair reconnected, dating for two years before getting engaged in late 2022. To pop the question, Warner waited until a birthday trip for Kate...
Snowpine Lodge, Alta  April 17  Planning & Design by Hoopes Events  Photography by Katie Edwards Photo  THE COUPLE Annie dove into the world of online dating after moving to Utah from Michigan, and after a few chats, she agreed to attend a party with a date. She never expected to find her soulmate that night, but after arriving, Annie’s original date introduced her to...
Montage Deer Valley, Park City Sept. 25 Planning & Design by Michelle Leo Events Photography by Jordan Bree Photography  THE COUPLE Courtney, a musical theatre major, met her sweetheart Damien, an electrical engineering student, while out on the town at Penn State University. Fast forward to the 2020s, and the two are all grown up: Damien works as a Solutions Architect at Google, and...
The Couple Couple ShayLee and Chet have been together since last October. Bride ShayLee is currently interning for the Oley Foundation and will be graduating with a Bachelors in Communications with an emphasis on Civil Advocacy while groom Chet works in medical sales. The Wedding Inspired by the groom's favorite color, rustic orange, the weddings unique color palette was comprised of...
THE COUPLE New York-based Kate and Dan met for the first time in Croatia, when Kate spotted her future husband across a bar, wearing a T-shirt coincidentally emblazoned with the name of her father’s Pennsylvania high school. The pair instantly connected thanks to their hometown roots, but parted ways when they headed for the airport. The couple later reconnected on...
THE COUPLE Putting a spin on the typical tale of coworkers falling in love, Farah and Geoff instead became colleagues post-matrimony. Today, the spouses work together for a political organization, but their story began shortly after Farah moved from Utah to Washington, D.C. in pursuit of a career in politics. Geoff, who was a former employee of Farah’s company, stopped...
The Couple Kristine, a Utah native, and Austin, from Florida, met on the dating app Hinge despite their initial reluctance to use it. "Once we came across each other's profiles," Kristine recalls, "we immediately connected." Austin is a Cloud Services Account Manager at Google, while Kristine is a Manager at Insight Global, where she oversees a team of Construction Project...