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Colorado Mountains: Sarah & Liz

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If you don’t think the phrases ‘cowboy boots,’ ‘drop-dead gorgeous’ and ‘pick your spot on the grass’ go together, then you haven’t spent time with Liz and Sarah’s wedding album. The brides got hitched on June 16, 2012 at Evergreen Memorial Park in the Colorado mountains.

Their photographer, Kira Friedman from Harper Point Photography, called it ‘the best lesbian wedding ever!’ “Not often do you find two women who are more in love than this and who just so happen to have impeccable taste,” she added.
The text of their wedding invitation set the tone perfectly: “Elizabeth & Sarah invite you to share their wedding day; no church, no aisle, no chairs; just two crazy people in a field; promising to each other a lifetime of love and random misadventures.”
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The Barn at Evergreen is nestled in the mountains, with amazing views of evergreens and wildlife. It’s in the middle of a 100-acre park whose rolling meadows transport you to an incredibly peaceful and idyllic state of mind. A close friend of the brides performed the ceremony and got everyone crying happy tears. The reception blended the rustic and the elegant seamlessly. Drinks in mason jars and a BBQ buffet were a hit with the guests, and delicate flowers adorned the space. The brides and their guests all danced late into the night.
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Photographer:  Harper Point Photography // Cake Designer: Happy Cakes Bakeshop // Event Designer: Love This Day Events // Floral Designer: Stems – A Flower Shop // Event Venue: The Barn at Evergreen Memorial Park Sarah & Liz’s wedding was also featured in The New Art of Capturing Love: The Essential Guide to Lesbian & Gay Wedding Photography.

Submitted via Two Bright Lights

Denise Oliveira is a Brooklyn-based writer. She has a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University in New York City and is the founder of Prequels, where she interviews engaged couples to create wedding invitations and favors that incorporate their love story.

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