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Be Inspired by History at the Hearts & History Bridal Show

We’re blessed with an abundance of history here in Southern Maryland, and it all began in St. Mary’s City, the birthplace of Maryland down at the southernmost tip of St. Mary’s County. Historic St. Mary’s City will host its third ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: An Elegant Backyard Barbecue

Krista and Charlie’s wedding day had everything you need for a fun backyard BBQ: A gorgeous farm location, country music, delicious barbecue, classic lawn games, and a cozy fire pit. Rustic elements and gorgeous shades of blue made their Sept. ...

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Five 2014 Wedding Trends to Watch

Hot Color: Radiant Orchid It’s the Pantone color of the year, so this shade of purple is one you’re going to want to watch. It’s such a bold color that you can pair it with nearly anything – Trebella Events ...

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SoMd Wedding Inspiration: Red, Gold, and Turtles for a UMD Wedding Day

When University of Maryland alumni get married, what colors would they chose? Why, red and gold, of course! This styled shoot – with a cast of alumni, current students, and others connected to the university — combines the school’s colors ...

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You’re Engaged! Now What?!?!?

You're engaged! Southern Maryland Weddings

Did you get engaged on Christmas or New Year’s? Congratulations! We hope it was the proposal of your dreams – and that you’ll announce the good news on our website. Once the excitement of your new engagement has died down, ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Candlelight Romance with a Hint of Pink

Elizabeth and Ralph wanted a romantic theme for their Sept. 28, 2013, wedding, so they decorated the reception hall at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mechanicsville with flowers, candles, and shots of pink throughout the room. They used some vintage ...

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Five Steps to Bridal Show Fun

Whether you’re newly engaged or already in the throes of wedding planning, nothing helps you check off more boxes on your to-do list than a bridal show. Where else can you find so many wedding service providers in the same ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Winter Blues and Whites at Olde Breton Inn

St. Mary’s County natives Jessica and Jonathan knew they wanted to marry at home even though they were moving to North Carolina. They planned a winter wonderland theme for their Dec. 28, 2012, wedding, choosing crisp blue and silver to ...

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Winter Wedding Signature Drink: Hot Apple Cider

Southern Maryland Wedding Trends

Apple cider is a welcome drink during the crisp days of fall, but you can serve it at your winter or Christmas wedding if you warm it up and add some mulling spices. Rum or bourbon adds a kick and ...

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Real SoMd Wedding: Vintage Love Birds in the Garden

Meridith and Garrett’s vintage love birds wedding found a perfect home at Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center. The couple decorated with coral, baby blue, and yellow, and they hung birdcages from the balcony for the reception. Branch centerpieces held ...

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