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Look—and Feel—Your Absolute Best

Look—and Feel—Your Absolute Best

Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life—which is why it can also feel pretty stressful!

From the venue to colors to your dress (and much more), there is just so much to think about. Perhaps most importantly of all, though, is that you likely want to look (and feel) beautiful.

2020 Floral Trends

2020 Floral Trends

A new year and a new decade have begun, and we are excited about the trends for 2020! The end of 2019 saw a lot of Gatsby-inspired parties and we hope to see some of these amazing elements incorporated into weddings in the upcoming year.

The Beauty of Nature, the Joy of the Wedding Day

The Beauty of Nature, the Joy of the Wedding Day

The Van Dickson Ranch Combines a Unique Backdrop and Personalized, On-the-Spot Service for a Wonderful Start to a Couple’s New Life  By Hilary Dartt The Van Dickson Ranch, as rich in history as it is in beauty, provides not only a unique and picturesque location for a...

The Grant Highland Hotel – History and Community

The Grant Highland Hotel – History and Community

The Grand Highland Hotel undergoes a renovation to better accommodate weddings, special events, and corporate events … and to bring it back to its 1900s roots By Katie Chatham The Grand Highland Hotel, located at the center of Prescott’s Historic Whiskey Row, has deep...

A Vision in Bloom

A Vision in Bloom

Whether Brides Seek Adventure or are on a Budget, Florian Floral Design Offers Options so Every Bride Can Have Fresh Flowers on Her Wedding Day By Hilary Dartt When Aileen Casillas first told her “flower godmothers”—a group of past employers and friends with a...

INTERVIEW with DJ FREELY (a.k.a. Emiliano Ramos)

INTERVIEW with DJ FREELY (a.k.a. Emiliano Ramos)

“The Big City DJ in Prescott,” telling a new story at every event With a desire to travel between genres and tell a new story at every event, DJ FREELY—a professional DJ with more than eight years of experience—has moved to Prescott from the Los Angeles area. Prescott...

The 14th Annual Prescott Bridal Affaire Expo: The Best Yet

The 14th Annual Prescott Bridal Affaire Expo: The Best Yet

Something Really Special By Hilary Dartt As the Prescott area becomes an increasingly popular destination for weddings, so does the need for quality wedding services and venues. That’s why, according to event founder Hazel Bowman, the 14th Annual Prescott Bridal...

Photographs: Wedding Day Memories Frozen in Time

Photographs: Wedding Day Memories Frozen in Time

Tips to consider when it comes to capturing those special moments—and keeping them safe  By Trisha Shaffer, owner Aris Affairs Photography The desire to get married often begins at a young age. Many women remember, at one point or another, playing “wedding day” and...

A Turning Point for Tradition

A Turning Point for Tradition

Flowers likely to take centerstage in wedding décor this year By Rakini Chinery, owner Allans Flowers In 2018, wedding couples began throwing wedding traditions out the door, choosing flowers that inspire them rather than following expectations. Wedding florals are...

2018 Floral Trends

2018 Floral Trends

The 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.

Weddings and Movies in the Granite Dells

Weddings and Movies 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 seasonal white wedding dome tent. Each setting features dramatic views. Plus, winding flagstone trails, fruit trees and granite outcrops create magnificent one-of-a-kind photo opportunities.

WEDFEST – A Festival of a Wedding

WEDFEST – A Festival of a Wedding

When it came time in early 2017 to plan her summer wedding, Elizabeth summoned a group of close friends, and this “committee” naturally decided to create a wedding reminiscent of an outdoor music festival.

Elizabeth and her husband Jeff have attended many music festivals and love the way they get to interact with so many different people. They wanted to re-create that same amazing energy and creative vibe for their own wedding.