For couples who couldn't imagine saying their vows without a view of nature, Kimpton's Amara Resort and Spa in Sedona, Arizona, offers intimate accommodations adjacent to the world-famous Red Rocks. Couples can wed alongside a peaceful creek, incorporating Native American traditions such as drumming and spiritual readings. Following the ceremony, dinner is served at Amara's SaltRock restaurant, located at the base of stunning red rock formations, or in one of the resort's courtyards or event rooms. Up to 85 dinner guests or 125 cocktail reception guests are permitted. After the wedding, adventurous couples may indulge in activities such as hot air balloon rides, horseback riding, and hiking. Click here for more information about weddings at Amara Resort and Spa. Read More »
Many brides dream of seeing their own weddings on the pages of Inside Weddings magazine, but simply aren’t privy to what it takes to set their celebrations apart and meet the needed requirements. Whether you’d like to see your event featured – or you're seeking for it to just look as amazing as those published – in Inside Weddings magazine and InsideWeddings.com, be sure to check out our tips below before you start planning your big day. Invest in a Gifted PhotographerPhoto: Carasco Photography A talented professional can make a simple wedding look amazing… and a not-so-experienced photographer can make an amazing celebration look simple. Even the most magnificent special event cannot be published if it’s undermined by substandard photography. Plus, published or not, the photos are what you're left with when the wedding day is long over. A gifted photographer can master the light, capture emotions, secure precious details, and set up shots to advantage so that the ... Read More »
You’ve obsessed over your wedding gown – and perhaps purchased a reception dress, too – but have you considered what you’ll wear when you exit your celebration? Whether you’re heading to a suite at a luxury hotel or sweeping straight to the airport to jet off to your honeymoon, you won’t want to step out in a full-length gown. Peruse these chic post-wedding ensembles for brides and see which direction you want your wardrobe to take. Photo: NeimanMarcus.com A ladylike shirtdress in a luxurious fabric will take you anywhere you want to go. We love this sweetly demure three-quarter-sleeve dress by Carolina Herrera made in a lovely bubble-jacquard that adds a touch formality appropriate for a bride. Photo: MoniqueLhuillier.com Rompers are all the rage right now, and brides are embracing them for a playful post-wedding look. Monique Lhuillier's "Indie" long-sleeve romper blends the fun silhouette and exquisite white lace for a unique effect that is undeniably bridal. Photo: OscardelaRenta.com A white or ivory skirt suit looks particularly bride-appropriate with lace embellishments. The ... Read More »
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