Tag Archives: "Wedding"

Fitting Room Confidential: One boutique, two experts, three looks

Anna Bé, a Denver bridal boutique, is not just a beautiful shop filled with beautiful dresses. …

A Colorado Wedding: From bride and beau, eclectic elegance with DIY touches

When Caroline Padden (then Rydberg) began researching ideas for her fall wedding, …

10 Ways to Spot a Fauxtographer

Fauxtographer (n.) — That overpaid guy with a camera who produced a product that looks like it came from a disposable camera someone gave to the flower girl.…

Green Wedding

Food Find an eco-friendly caterer who uses all-natural and organic products. Use re-usable dishware instead of providing guests with plastic-ware that will just be thrown away. Provide guests with a recycling and a compost bins. Instead of providing a full meal, accommodate guests with appetizers or set up a dessert bar where guests can choose…

The Toast

You’ve been asked to be the best man or maid/matron of honor and you couldn’t be more pleased. Then you remember, “Oh my goodness! I have to make a speech!” Public speaking is a big fear for a majority of the population. Well, never fear, young Paul Robert is here to give you a simple how to. My tips won’t just get you through it. You…

Notes From a Spectator

Having spent most of my adult life as a professional musician, I’ve played more than my share of weddings. There’s a purity from the vantage point of the stage—the guests at a wedding might be watching us, but we’re really watching them. Sure, we’re “artists,” but we’re also the hired help, the only difference between us and the…

April & Greg's Mountaintop Marriage

April Prout and Greg Ralph did it up Colorado style…and we loved it! Congratulations and thanks for letting Colorado Brides be a part of your wedding…

Top Trends for Colorado Weddings

Wedding season is on its way: The venues have been chosen, the dresses altered and the bouquets—almost—assembled. Every Colorado bride (and groom) is anxiously awaiting their oh so special day, and so are we. But what will they be wearing? What colors will they be digging? What trends are trending? We wanted to know, so this reporter set off…

The Cost of a Colorado Wedding

Getting engaged is a defining moment in our lives. The emotion is so overwhelming that the memory seems like a whirlwind. Shortly after the elating engagement, the thought will pop up, “How much can I spend on my Colorado wedding?” The short answer is that it is entirely up to you. If you’ve had visions in your mind since you were very young…

Wed Green Without the Sacrifices

A Colorado bride’s first thought will not likely be her wedding’s carbon footprint. With that said, Colorado residents are increasingly eco-conscious. So, the modern bride- and groom-to-be will probably consider the negative impact their ceremony could have on the environment. Although going green can mean spending more green, some options can…