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St. Ambrose & Alta Lodge July 2022 Photos by Ashlee Brooke THE COUPLE This pair’s love story starts at Baylor University in the heart of the COVID-19 pandemic. Madison, a native Seattleite and a Ph.D. student in Genetics, and Tommy, a Chicagoan and software engineer, had their first date at Tommy’s apartment in April 2020, which he dubbed “Tommy’s Table” for the night....
Snowpine Lodge, Alta  August 13 THE COUPLE  When bride Ida was an undergraduate student at the University of Utah, her cousin recruited her to work in a lab, in order to help Ida get experience for dental school applications. After Ida joined the lab, she began noticing photos of another student in the PhD program and asked who he was. Her cousin...
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...
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...
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 Red Earth Venue, Moab May 5 Planning and Design by Aloha Bridal ConnectionsPhotos by Maggie Bradshaw THE COUPLE  Native Texans Jodie and Evan met during a mutual friend’s birthday dinner. From that night bloomed a beautiful relationship filled with laughter and adventure. Five years later, Evan decided to pop the question. During a vacation to one of the couple’s favorite beach locales,...
St. Regis Deer Valley, Park City  June 18  Planning and Design by Bluebird Event Destination Management Photography by Sparkle Photography  THE COUPLE  Katy, a marriage and family therapist, met her husband William, who works in fulfillment for an e-commerce brand, on the rooftop bar of the Georgia Theater in Athens, Georgia. After eight years of long-distance dating off and on, Katy and William rekindled...
THE COUPLE Salt Lake City native Maggie and Palo Alto native Andrew met in fall 2019 in sunny California while Maggie was completing her studies at Stanford University. Now graduated—both from university and from girlfriend to Mrs.—Maggie works in finance for a work management software company. Andrew’s career continues at a Bay Area venture capital firm.   THE PROPOSAL Knowing that Maggie...
A whimsy-loving couple say "I Do" in a classically vintage garden wedding at a historic mansion in Northern Utah. Collette met Isaac while working at a college-town pizza shop in Logan, Utah. After a year and a half of dating, Isaac suggested the pair take a hike to their favorite lookout point, a quaint vacant historic home on the mountain...
Adventurous lovers Logan and Youka embark on a life-long journey together with an impromptu canoe wedding ceremony in a remote mountainous lake, captured by photographer Robin Kunzler. About the Couple Youka first met Logan at an ex-boyfriend's birthday celebration. That alone might have scared some off, but Logan was unafraid. "I was like a moth to a flame, and...