- Month: July 2016 -

Real Weddings, Wedding Inspiration

Desert Bridal Session by Elisha Braithwaite Photography

Desert Bridal Session by Elisha Braithwaite Photography / Sheer Rose Design / Bianca Marie Hair and Makeup / Utah Wedding

Allie and Cole met in high school at Orem High, in an Adult Roles class.  Ironic, isn't it? How they met in a class about learning how to raise kids, work through marital issues, and manage money and health. Allie noticed Cole right away. He had quiet confidence, killer style, sincerity, and loyalty. She remembers spotting Cole in the halls at school and feeling fluttery every time they said hi to each other. And when Allie found out he rode BMX... swoon...it was obvious she had a major crush. But there was nothing more than small gestures of friendship between Allie and Cole through graduation, and so the years passed with each of them living independent of one another. Until one day, Allie received a simple Facebook message from Cole asking how she was…

Real Weddings

Sunset Ceremony in Tuscany

Sunset Ceremony in Tuscany, Italy / Alisa and Pavel / Yuliya Tsvetkova Photography / Castello La Leccia

When Pavel moved to work abroad, he and Alisa had only been together for 6 months. But the distance proved not to be an obstacle for their relationship, and after two years of flying to see each other every month, Alisa and Pavel finally decided it was time to get married. After a small family celebration, they flew to Tuscany, where they had their ideal wedding day…just the two of them. They cruised around picturesque vineyards, castles, and villages in a retro car, receiving congratulations from the locals. But the day’s high point came at sundown in a castello’s garden, where they exchanged their vows.   From photographer Yuliya Tsvetkova: Remembering Alisa and Pavel’s wedding, it is difficult to put my emotions into words. I’m so thankful to the beautiful couple that invited me…

Vendor Features

Maeflower, Floral Design and Event Planning

Maeflower, Floral Design and Event Planning Featured on Winsome Rose Journal

Meet Mae and Allen Warner, newlywed couple and the owners, co-founders, and designers at Maeflower, a floral design and event planning studio based in Utah. Mae and Allen have always had a deep love for nature and an eye for design, and Mae has always wanted to help people celebrate life by experiencing the beauty of flowers and the joy of wholesome social events. These passions inspired Mae to start her business and become a florist and event planner. Now, her portfolio is brimming with a vast range of experience from weddings to non-profit fundraisers and themed parties to corporate conventions—she's done it all! Located in Springville, Maeflower services Utah County and Salt Lake Valley, but Mae also loves to travel to execute beautiful and unforgettable events in new and exciting places. Mae truly loves her clients,…