Real Weddings

THE COUPLE Katherine and Paul met through mutual friends and dated a year and a half  before Paul popped the question while the two were vacationing in Italy. “On the last day of our stay, Paul planned to take me on a private boat ride and tour around the islands of Lake Maggiore,” Katherine says. “We were not five minutes...
Catherine & Branden Provo City Temple, Provo + Utah State Capitol Building, SLC January 19th Photos by Jacque Lynn Photography  THE COUPLE A matchmaker introduced the two executives (Catherine is a Chief Product Officer and EVP of Engineering at Domo, and Branden is the CEO for Gear.com). Four months in, Branden and Catherine headed to St. George for Thanksgiving weekend where Branden enlisted the help...
Two dapper grooms come together in an epic-views, modern-lined and masculine meadow ceremony at Park City Mountain Resort. THE COUPLE Alec (an athletic event producer from Orem) & Blake (a commercial real estate pro from Sandy) met online in a modern fairytale, and dated for 18 months before Blake pulled off an epic surprise proposal, complete with the pair's dogs, hundreds...
Sarah & Tyler August 31, 2019  Private Residence Tamarack, ID After a sealing at the Meridian Idaho Temple, Sarah and Tyler celebrated with a dreamy, meadow-magic ceremony at a private residence in Tamarack, ID. Bubbling over with elegant, organic and nearly whimsical  foraged wedding floral placements, the berry-accented décor immediately draws the eye. THE DÉCOR The largely Utah-based party pro team (including Kindred Rising Events,...
Harlie & Tanner September 20, 2019 White Shanty Venue  Two swing-dancing lovers tie the knot in the rustic-chic wedding of the decade at White Shanty wedding venue. THE COUPLE  In a romantic twist of fate, Harlie and Tanner met swing dancing in Provo, Utah in November of 2017. Harlie was supposed to be on a blind date, but her date canceled, and Tanner had...
A Utah Valley florist designs her own wedding with a whimsical take on old-world classics.  Jenessa & Parker April 20, 2019 Provo City Center Temple & Castle Park Events THE COUPLE Parker pulled out all the Prince Charming stops when it came to proposing to Jenessa, his girlfriend of seven months. He arranged in secret with the bride-to-be's best friend to gift the pair...
Two adventurous families come together from around the globe for a classic, simply elegant celebration at Sleepy Ridge Wedding venue.  THE COUPLE Adventure-lovers Jared and Alexa met at a birthday celebration, and immediately hit it off. The pair were inseparable for 11 months, until Jared finally decided to make things ring-official. He proposed after a frolicking mountain adventure (of course) at...
A perfectly rustic celebration at Solitude Mountain proves the perfect fit for two east coast mountain lovers.  THE COUPLE  Photos by Grey Giraffe Photography. Coworkers-turned-lovers, Jaime and Danny nurtured their love for two and a half years before getting engaged atop a snowy peak in the Cascade Mountain range. Danny got down on one knee after leading his soon-to-be bride-to-be across a...
Natalie Gorman & Steve Bertram     THE COUPLE Los Angelenos Steve and Natalie spent many evenings getting to know each other while watching the sunset over the Pacific Ocean from Steve’s terrace. It was that same location where he proposed to Natalie, all the while gazing over the blue sea. “We went to a nice restaurant after the proposal to celebrate, but...
A charmingly chic celebration featuring all-Ogden vendors shows off the rustic flair of this mountain-loving couple. The Couple Alyssa and Tracy, a pair of introverts, met online. When they finally met up in person, they discovered they had loads in common: they both had family in Kansas, love hiking and the outdoors! Tracy is an avid snowboarder, and Alyssa is a...