Rustic Brown Handwritten Escort Cards

Afterward, the rest of the 100 guests joined the couple for the reception, which began with cocktail hour on the restaurant's lower level, a space filled with antiques and artifacts from the American West. "It was the perfect place for our out-of-town guests to get a feel for Colorado history," says Ellie.

After enjoying passed hors d'oeuvres like smoked duck quesadillas, truffle grilled cheese sandwiches, and spinach-stuffed mushrooms, everyone found their seats via escort cards pinned to twine and sprigs of lavender.