Planning a winter wedding in the mountains might sound like a daunting task. While there are a lot of things to keep in mind, this guide is going to make it feel like a cool winter breeze.
Like me, Nick and Jen are from the suburbs of Chicago. And also like me they fell in love with the beauty of Breckenridge, Colorado. So it was really no surprise that when it came to deciding where to get married, they picked Breckenridge and invited their friends and family to join them.
Carson and Trey came all the way out from Wisconsin for their small destination wedding at Sapphire Point in Breckenridge, Colorado. Sapphire Point is a perfect location for smaller weddings that is a convenient location minutes Breckenridge, Dillon, and Frisco, Colorado. This season, the wildfire smoke was more intense than usual. It blocked some of the iconic views, but still made for some exciting images.
Location: The Lodge at Breckenridge Officiant: Gretchen Abernathy Kim and Joe picked the perfect time of year for a wedding at the lodge at Breckenridge. The fall colors were really peaking, and the views from the lodge are really impressive in the fall. One of my favorite things about this wedding is when the mountain[more…]
Venue: Private Home, Vacasa Rentals Rentals: Colorado Tents and Events Coordinator: Celebrations Denver Holly and Evan had a lovely small wedding with close friends and family at a private home in Breckenridge, Colorado. Some of my favorite details from this wedding were her beautiful full length veil, and the place settings they chose for the[more…]
Venue: Arapahoe Basin Black Mountain Lodge Music and MC: Drew Reges I always love photographing Arapahoe Basin Weddings. Black Mountain Lodge is a wonderful mid size venue, and the views are really out of this world. I was pretty excited when Catherine and Matt approached me about photographing their wedding at Arapahoe Basin. During[more…]
Location: Silverthorne Pavilion Planner/Coordinator: Ariel Strickler Florist: Pots and Petals Catering: Gilchrist Catering Shane and Mallorie met at Colorado State University where they were both Music Education majors. Shane was one year ahead of her in the program, and they were in the wind ensemble and marching band together. One day, after wind ensemble rehearsal,[more…]
When I had my own high school senior portraits done an unspeakable number of years ago, options were limited to going to a studio, and doing two photos. One in a cap and gown, and one in a suit and tie. That was it. Luckily the options today are not nearly so limited. When I[more…]
Venue: Main Street Station Hair and Makeup: Breck Hair Company Elyse and Kerry were hoping for snow for their Breckenridge wedding, and although it didn’t snow during the day, there was plenty of snow capped mountains in the background. They met in high school, but lost touch when Kerry was in the military. Years later[more…]