2018 Floral Trends
Feb15

2018 Floral Trends

T he Pantone Color Board has announced that the 2018 Color of the Year is Ultra-Violet. Provocative and thoughtful is how they describe this color. Purple is royal, creative, introspective. The color sets the tone for trends we are seeing in wedding florals. Floral design is seeing a burst of creative wedding design these days. The new star of weddings is suspended florals; chandeliers, hoops & garlands. Suspended floral designs...

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Weddings and Movies in the Granite Dells
Feb15

Weddings and Movies in the Granite Dells

A wildlife sanctuary called Heaven on Earth now offers both weddings and movie set locations amidst some of the most gorgeous scenery in the Granite Dells. Couples may be married in a breathtaking variety of settings in Heaven on Earth’s private canyon with spectacular views of the cliffs above. Couples may choose to betroth aside the pond or pool, on a deck or lawn beneath tall trees, even on a rooftop, a mountaintop, or inside a...

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WEDFEST – A Festival of a Wedding
Feb15

WEDFEST – A Festival of a Wedding

One local couple creates a unique wedding straight from a music festival. Elizabeth Felo is a medical office manager and singer/songwriter, and has performed across the country as a solo artist as well as with various different bands. Her husband, Jeff Felo, is a laser artist, skateboarder and break-dancer. The couple had been close friends for 10 years before they finally decided to tie the knot, and this came as no surprise to...

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“We do your day,  your way”
Feb15

“We do your day, your way”

Grand Highland Hotel & Holiday Courtyard By Breeanya Hinkel Like a Phoenix rising out of the ashes, the Grand Highland Hotel & Holiday Courtyard have overcome destruction to become a prominent downtown boutique hotel and wedding venue.  The Whiskey Row fire of 2012 destroyed a historic downtown building, but the courtyard was able to rise and bring a new sense of life to the space. The Grand Highland Hotel is owned by the...

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Beyond Your Wildest Dreams
Feb15

Beyond Your Wildest Dreams

Never in our wildest dreams would we imagine that one day we would be hosting weddings – and absolutely enjoying it,” said Carolyn Harris, owner with her husband C. Paul Harris of the Van Dickson Ranch in Skull Valley. Although owning the property for 18 years, they didn’t begin hosting weddings until 2012, after a friend asked if her daughter could be married there.  Reluctantly, the Harrises agreed, and they found it interesting and...

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The Sky’s the Limit at the 13th Annual Prescott Bridal  Affaire Expo
Feb15

The Sky’s the Limit at the 13th Annual Prescott Bridal Affaire Expo

By Tara Fort • Photos by Jennifer Rice Phogotraphy When founder and veteran event planner Hazel Bowman of PrescottWeddings.com asked StarStruck Event Planning to serve as Co-Presenter for the 13th Annual Prescott Bridal Affaire Expo on March 4, she knew the combination would be a perfect one.  Tahna Falk, Owner and Creative Producer of StarStruck Event Planning, could not agree more about the duo’s collaboration. “I am super excited...

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