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Etiquette 101: Destination Weddings

You’ve found the perfect location for your wedding – and it’s nowhere near your home. It’s time to plan a destination wedding! All the usual wedding etiquette guidelines apply, but whether you’re marrying on the beach, in Las Vegas, or ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Classic Elegance on the Water

Ashley and Clifton jumped headfirst into wedding planning soon after getting engaged in the Outer Banks in September 2013. Clifton wanted to marry by the water, so they choose Swan Point Yacht & Country Club in Charles County and settled ...

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Be the Best Groomsman

What are the qualities of a great groomsman? He’s suave, he’s always ready to help, and he helps throw great parties. Oh, yeah – and he looks fantastic in a tux or suit. Read more about the qualities of the ...

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Real SoMd Engagement: Past and Present

As they plan their future together, Nikki and Luke stepped into the past for engagement photos in historic downtown Annapolis and on the grounds of the Maryland State House. The couple, who recently purchased a home on the Eastern Shore, ...

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Send Yourself Back to School!

In the last couple of weeks, you’ve gotten the kids off to school so they can begin a new year of learning. Are you going back to school this fall, too? If you’re a small business owner, you should never ...

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2015 Wedding Gown Trends

Every year, designers show off their latest collections during Bridal Fashion Week in New York City. Their designs are aimed at least a season ahead – at last spring’s event, the design houses debuted their gowns for fall 2014 and ...

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Etiquette 101: Bridal Showers

A bridal shower is a fun way for the bride to celebrate her coming marriage with the women in her life. The Emily Post Institute says showers should not be hosted by the bride or groom or their immediate family ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Spring Wedding on the Water

When Ashley and Kevin married at Historic St. Mary’s City this past May, they made the most of their location and the season. They held their reception on the water at the historic museum, and decorated the day in spring ...

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Behind the Lens: Getting the Perfect Ring Shot

Your wedding rings symbolize your new union and the commitment you’re making to your new spouse. Why not immortalize them in gorgeous photographs? Maryland photographer Daysy Teixeira of Daysy Photography recently sent us some gorgeous ring shots, and we wanted to ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Roaring 20s Vintage Wedding on the Water

Jennifer and Kenny stepped back in time for their June 14, 2014, wedding – back to the 1920s, to be precise. Decorating the River’s Edge on the Patuxent River Naval Air Station with Art Deco and vintage-inspired details that would ...

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