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The Art of the Wedding Toast

You've got this thing. No pressure whatsoever. All you have to do is get up in front of a hundred or more tipsy people, wait for them to finally stop talking, and hope that the sentiments you rehearsed don't completely flop. Just look at them, slowly craning their heads around.…
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The Groom To Do List

Last month we talked about how to prevent lazy groom syndrome. You know, the state of mind that causes you to zone out at the first mention of pantone shades and floral arrangements? One of our recommendations was to find one area of the wedding to take over completely. Being…
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April 25, 2016
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10 Reasons to Throw a Party

People tend to think of event planning as something they reserve for weddings, bar mitzvahs, anniversaries and graduations. Others parties tend to be more impromptu or do-it-yourself affairs. A keg in the backyard, a couple dozen texts, some Xeroxed invites from the mailroom, and there you have it: Instant Party.…
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April 11, 2016
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Fun Colorado Bachelorette Party Ideas

Who can forget the airplane scene in Bridesmaids? After her modest bachelorette party ideas are overruled in favor of a Vegas-style blowout, maid of honor Annie downs Scotch and a sedative to overcome her fear of flying and becomes so disruptive that the plane is forced to land in Wyoming,…
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March 21, 2016
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How to Prepare a Wedding Guest List

Sending out your wedding invitations — it's that decisive moment of no return. These are the people who are going to be there to experience the most important moment of your life. And even if you're footing the bill for the event yourself, your families are probably also going to…
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March 14, 2016
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A Look Back at our Favorite 2015 Weddings

There’s no doubt, we had the chance to take part in a lot of spectacular weddings in 2015. Here are four that really stand-out in our minds: Chic Mountain Ranch Wedding Tomlin-Dial Wedding, June 2015 Location: Flying Diamond Ranch, Steamboat Springs, estimated 500 guests This Ralph Lauren-inspired wedding was one…
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8 Wedding Planning Resources for DIY Couples

From homemade favors and centerpieces to a beautifully-styled candy display surrounding the cake, some couples take pride in executing some (or many) of their wedding details. These DIY’ers often have a clear vision and the creative know-how to pull it off. Many brides and grooms opt to take care of…
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February 15, 2016
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How to Avoid “Lazy Groom Syndrome”

You've seen the films. There's the bride-to-be, juggling multiple wedding planning tasks at once. She's making resort reservations, choosing the cake, finding the perfect dress, and going to a local antique mall to suss out the components of a centerpiece she saw featured in Brides Magazine. And where's the groom?…
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February 1, 2016
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5 Wedding Trends for 2016

  This coming year, Colorado wedding trends can be summed up in a few words: intimate, clean and custom. While there is a continued focus on rustic and outdoor venues, the details are now sharper and more modern, giving an urban edge to the country vibe. Couples are also looking…
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January 11, 2016