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Real MD Wedding: Romantic Windy Waterfront Wedding

When you marry in Maryland in the fall, you have to be prepared for any kind of weather. The day for Faith and Chris’ Oct. 22, 2016, wedding was temperate and pleasant – but a little windier than they had ...

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5 Reasons to Hire a Wedding Planner

From saving you money to knowing the ins and outs of weddings, a wedding planner might be the best investment you make in your wedding day. Here are five reasons to consider hiring a wedding planner to help you put ...

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Real MD Wedding: Classic Black Tie Elegance in Chevy Chase

Christie and Thomas traveled in similar circles in elementary and high school, but sparks didn’t fly until they were much older. They celebrated their romance at an elegant wedding with gold accents, lots of sparkle, navy tuxes, and a tulle ...

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Wedding Planning 101: Questions to Ask DJs

A great DJ is key to a great reception. You want to make sure your DJ can get the party started – and keep it going. You also want someone who is personable and comfortable serving as the emcee of ...

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Real MD Wedding: And Doggie Makes Three!

Lovebirds may have been a central motif of Letty and Isaac’s Aug. 26, 2016, country club wedding, but it was their Chihuahua Manny who stole the show! Manny was the couple’s ring bearer, carrying a tiny pillow that held their ...

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Confused by your place setting? Check this chart before you eat

We’ve all been here: You take your seat at a wedding, formal restaurant, or other event, and the place setting looks foreign. Too many forks, extra glasses … where do you start? Find out in this handy inforgraphic from Liberty ...

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REAL MD ENGAGEMENT: Fun in Baltimore’s Federal Hill

We love the joy in Chimmy and Kay’s playful engagement photo session in Baltimore’s Federal Hill. The two met at church, but it was social media that finally broke the ice. Both told us that they exchanged pleasantries Sunday after ...

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4 Hot Colors for Fall Weddings

Having a hard time choosing colors for your fall wedding? Let these four seasonal favorites inspire you! Gray Gray is a trending color for all seasons, but a darker charcoal gray is the perfect choice for fall. Marsala Pantone’s rich wine ...

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REAL MD WEDDING: Burgundy and Mint for a Fall Wedding

Love mint green? Joel and Jennifer paired soft mint with bold burgundy and other shades of green for their Nov. 19, 2016, wedding. The result is an absolutely stunning country club wedding! Vendors Photographer:  Sarah Bradshaw Photography Reception Venue: Congressional ...

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Orange Wedding Inspiration

‘Tis the season for the color orange. From stunning sunsets to crisp fall leaves to bright pumpkins, orange is everywhere this time of year. We combed through our Real Southern Maryland weddings to find out how local couples have used ...

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