Hilary and Tomas met in Colorado and were engaged in Paris. But when it came to their nuptials, the college sweethearts chose Hilary's parents' Red Bank home for their bright, festive, late-summer wedding.

Vibrant hues brighten a couple's backyard wedding

Hilary and Tomas met in Colorado and were engaged in Paris. But when it came to their nuptials, the college sweethearts chose Hilary's parents' Red Bank home for their bright, festive, late-summer wedding.

Hilary and Tomas wanted photos with the Navesink River as a backdrop, so they arranged to take pictures in a neighbor's front yard. "We also wanted to take pictures close to the house," says the bride. "We didn't want to miss the party!"