Archive for March, 2011

For Japan With Love

posted by julianne

Today the blogging community is observing a day of silence in memoriam of the devastation in Japan.  If you haven’t already, please consider donating whatever you can to help.  Here are a list of organizations and efforts supporting disaster relief efforts in Japan: A list of the major aid relief agencies operating in Japan For [read more…]

Color Inspiration: Yellow Garden Tea Party

posted by Julianne

Have you ever wondered where wedding planners find inspiration?  Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at the design process from DC wedding planners Emily and Amber at Amber Karson Events.  The recently participated in Engaged! magazine’s  luxury bridal event, which allowed couples to visit three premier hotels in DC and interact with local wedding vendors.  Mike B Photography [read more…]

Early Spring Virginia Wedding with Filipino Traditions: Toni + Carl

posted by nole

I absolutely love it when couples incorporate cultural traditions into their wedding – and today’s spring wedding in Virginia from Jan Michele Photography is no exception.  Toni and Carl celebrated their wedding during last year’s cherry blossom season, incorporating many Filipino traditions into their day in honor of Carl’s Filipino heritage.  Of course, they couldn’t [read more…]

Tips for DIY-ing

posted by Julianne

We have had some do it yourself projects on the blog and no doubt we will have more.  After all, no better way to make a wedding your own then to make it yourself!  We’ve featured everything from to ideas to printable invitations to weddings with lots of DIY touches.  But, the pretty pictures don’t [read more…]

Late Fall Maryland Wedding at Antrim 1844

posted by nole

Ever since I first heard about Antrim 1844, I’ve been longing to feature a wedding at this beautiful and historic hotel in Maryland.  And today I finally get the chance to do just that!  Gabe Aceves sent over Molly and Evan’s romantic late fall wedding at Antrim 1844, photographed in captivating detail primarily using film, [read more…]

Happy Weekend!

posted by julianne

It isn’t even April and I’m already wishing the rain away.  Perhaps we need one of these?!  I’m often complaining about the weather in these Friday posts.  Not sure why that is?  But, if I had to choose, I’d go with 50 degrees and sunny as my ideal weather.  Not too hot, just a little [read more…]

Liz + Matt’s Old Town Alexandria Engagement Session

posted by nole

After the last couple of cold and rainy days here in DC, I just want to stop and drink up all of the beautiful sunshine in this Old Town Alexandria engagement shoot from Deb Lindsey Photography!  Liz and Matt are getting married in a couple of months, but when it came time for their engagement [read more…]

Inspiration: Mismatched Bridesmaid Dresses

posted by julianne

We’ve seen bridesmaid dresses shorten in length, vary in neckline or shade, and, most recently, we’ve seen them become all of the above, giving each ‘maid her own unique look.  Brides have not just been choosing one color from their wedding palette for their bridesmaids attire, but rather selecting multiple hues and prints to create [read more…]

Winter Wonderland Wedding in Virginia: Kristin + Jesse

posted by nole

Today’s Virginia wedding from {a}strid photography is an absolutely stunning winter affair accompanied by touching details from the bride and groom’s family history.  Kristin and Jesse were married this past January in Virginia, with a winter wonderland theme inspired by the beautiful details of Kristin’s wedding dress.  The ceremony took place in the same church [read more…]

Virtual Venue Tour: Strathmore

posted by Julianne

Time for another virtual venue tour and we are headed up to Bethesda, MD.  Spotting Jennifer and Brian’s wedding on Mary Kate McKenna’s blog a while ago, I said, “Where is that space?!”  Turns out, they were married at Strathmore in Bethesda, MD.  The space was just so striking and I didn’t even notice right [read more…]

Blue and White Wedding in Washington DC: Carolyn + John

posted by nole

We’re starting the week off with a stunning classic Washington DC wedding with modern details, captured by Stephen Bobb from Love Life Images.  With so many guests traveling from overseas to attend the wedding, Carolyn and John wanted an international feel to their wedding reception.  Following a traditional church ceremony, the National Geographic Society proved [read more…]

Happy Weekend!

posted by julianne

Could spring be just around the corner?  If this week is any indication, I think it just might be!  Can’t believe that it is March already, but I’ll take the 60 degree days.  Anyone have big plans this weekend?  I’m looking forward to just laying low this weekend, spending some time with my family. Here [read more…]

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