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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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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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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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Wedding Planning Resolutions for 2018

Newly engaged – or getting engaged soon? Congratulations on your engagement! If you’re just starting the planning process, you’ll find that it is exciting, fun, frustrating — and a full-time job. Consider these wedding planning resolutions when you make your ...

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Choosing the Perfect Photographer

When you’re thinking about wedding photography, consider this: nothing else from your wedding day –except your new spouse, of course – is going to stick around. The cake and meal are gone by the time the DJ plays his last ...

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Planning 101: Questions to Ask Caterers and Reception Facilities

Before you start talking with caterers and reception sites, it’s a good to have an idea of what type of reception and meal you want: formal or informal? Dinner, luncheon, cocktails or brunch? Buffet or sit-down? What time of day? ...

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8 Common Bridal Bouquet Shapes

What will you carry down the aisle? Try one of these common bouquet shapes on for size. Round Nosegay Cascade Presentation or Arm Bouquet Crescent Hand-Tied Freeform Pomander Curious about other bouquet shapes? Check out this pin from our Wedding ...

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Ceremony 101: Roles for Kids

Is there anything cuter that a little kid dressed up in their finest clothes? Kids add joy and spontaneity to your wedding day, and it’s fun to include them in your ceremony. How can you include your favorite kids? Here ...

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Preparing for Unpredictable Fall Weather at Your Southern Maryland Wedding

You don’t have to have lived in Southern Maryland for long to know that fall weather can be, well, anything! From hot and humid to rainy and chilly, the weather here can turn on a dime in the fall. If ...

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3 Etiquette Tips for Destination Weddings

We love destination weddings – they’re at exotic, exciting locations, sometimes tropical, sometimes not. No matter where you’re planning your destination wedding, remember these special etiquette rules. Invitations Invitations should be sent out two to three months in advance, but ...

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