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Today we are featuring Maddy Williams Photography, a Virginia Wedding Photographer available to travel worldwide (how fun!) I met Maddy during a wedding we did together. She was so wonderful to work with and the wedding pictures were a dream come true. In fact, her pictures are the ones that are all over my website 💕 […]

Vendors and Venues

December 14, 2020

Featured Vendor – Maddy Williams Photography | Virginia Wedding Photographer

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With all that is going on in the world right now, at least planning your wedding should be fun and easy.  That is why I wanted to make it easy for you by listing my favorite 10 outdoor wedding venues in Northern Virginia.  Barn wedding venues East Lynn Farm  East Lynn Farm is in Round […]

Venue, Wedding Planning Tips

November 24, 2020

10 Best Outdoor Wedding Venues in Northern Virginia

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Elly and John started their life together surrounded by a beautiful view and, of course, their loved ones with a Rustic Chic Farm wedding in Loudoun County, specifically at East Lynn Farm. The Pine Tree Grove set the perfect backdrop for a beautiful ceremony enclosed by nature. The cocktail hour was celebrated at the Dairy […]

Farm/barn, Weddings

November 2, 2020

A Rustic Chic Farm Wedding | Elly + John

Bride and groom posing at East lynn large lawn facing to the pasture
warrenton wedding baker

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Today I’m featuring Cakebee a NOVA Wedding Cake Designer that specializes in Luxury wedding cakes. I met Sally a couple years ago in a Zumbini class that our kids attended. I had have the pleasure to try her cakes, cupcakes, cake pops…and yum yum..they aren’t only pretty, they taste amazing. She prides herself on working […]

Vendors and Venues, Wedding Planning Tips

October 19, 2020

Featured Vendor – Cakebee | NOVA Wedding Cake Designer

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If there’s one thing I’ve learned as a wedding planner is that guest lists are one of a brides’ biggest nightmares. To help you go through this process as smoothly as possible, here are some tips on how to do it right.  1.    Determining the number When choosing the number of guests you’d like to […]

Guest list, Wedding Planning Tips

October 13, 2020

5 best tips to do your wedding guest list (includes wedding guest tracker)

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Virginiahairstylist and makeupartist-CarlaPressley

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I’m so excited to start this new blog series to share our favorite vendors!! Today we are featuring Carla Pressley Hair and Makeup, a Virginia hair stylist and makeup artist that loves to work with all tones and textures. I met Carla at a wedding we worked together. I usually don’t spend too much time […]

Vendors and Venues

October 5, 2020

Featured Vendor – Carla Pressley Hair and Makeup | Virginia Hair Stylist and Makeup Artist

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It can be challenging to plan the floor plan / layout of your wedding reception. A good table set up for your wedding will encourage mingling, conversation, and a more fun celebration. No matter where you have your wedding, you need to figure out your floor plan once you know who is coming. The floor […]

Reception, Wedding Planning Tips

September 28, 2020

How do I make my wedding reception floor plan / layout?

Wedding reception ballroom set up at Morais Vineyards

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Every wedding is unique, so the songs that you choose for your ceremony are primarily a matter of personal preference. It could be a tune particular to both you and your spouse or a special song that gets you in your feels whenever you listen to it. You could also choose a song with lyrics […]

Ceremony, Wedding Planning Tips

September 3, 2020

Best Songs to Walk Down The Aisle

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When it comes to your engagement pictures in Northern Virginia, preparation is vital. These will be photos that you can share on your social media, wedding website and can use to personalize many details for your wedding. You need to have beautiful images that will create memories that will last a lifetime. When having your […]

Engagement

August 26, 2020

How to prepare for your Engagement Pictures

Wedding registry gift idea

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Creating an Amazon wedding registry is one of the best things you can do for your wedding registry. It’s a win for you and your guests! There are over 600 million-plus items to choose from, and you can even include an item that is not on Amazon. Once your registry is complete, you get either […]

Wedding Planning Tips

August 18, 2020

Wedding Registry Ideas from Amazon