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Real SoMd Wedding: History Lovers Marry at Sotterley

History buffs Hallie and Austin could not have chosen a better place for their Oct. 8, 2016, wedding: Sotterley Plantation in Hollywood. A rainy day forced their ceremony into the plantation’s historic barn, which was decorated with DIY details and ...

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What Role Should Stepparents Play at Your Wedding?

Wedding days can be fraught with family politics and drama on a good day, but if your parents are divorced and remarried, adding stepparents into the mix can be confusing. What role should everyone play? Well, that depends. First, how ...

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Real MD Wedding: Beachfront Bliss in Ocean City

Nicole and Kevin love Ocean City, so the Maryland destination was the perfect place for their Sept. 10, 2016, wedding on the water. They paid homage to the city throughout the day – naming their tables after local hotels and ...

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Do You Need a Wedding Website?

The Internet is present in every aspect of our lives, and wedding planning is no exception. For many years, couples have built wedding websites to keep guests informed and tell their story. Are wedding websites required? Of course not! Are ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Nautical Wedding on the Water in Annapolis

We love a nautical wedding, and there are fewer more perfect places for one than Annapolis! Hayley and Todd, who is the chief mate of a ship for Great Lakes Dredge and Dock, planned the perfect nautical-themed wedding in the ...

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3 Steps to Choosing Your Wedding Vendors

Who you hire for your wedding day can make – or break – the success and ease of your day. Choosing those vendors, from location to catering to entertainment and beyond, is one of the central tasks of planning your ...

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Real MD Wedding: A Farm Wedding at Home

When your childhood home is as gorgeous as bride Cassandra’s is, you don’t need to look far to find the perfect wedding venue. In the company of family, friends, and a few horses, Cassandra and Tyler made her family’s farm ...

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A Typical Wedding Day Timeline

You don’t have to put together a wedding timeline, but it will make life easier for everyone if you do. A timeline tells the major players in your big day where they need to be and when – and it ...

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STYLED SHOOT: Dark Romance in Red and Black

We have a treat for you today! This styled wedding photo shoot is sexy, intimate, and classy — and full of romance. Wedding planner Angel Rose told use she chose “dark romance” as the theme because it is the vision ...

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Winter Wedding Planning Tips

Winter wedding in SoMd

Winter is a magical time for weddings – white snow, twinkling lights, and crackling fireplaces can make for a romantic and elegant setting. But winter is also a tricky time to marry. Snow can hamper plans, and wind chills can ...

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