Tatiana, of Freed Photography, captured this elegant Hollywood Glam inspired Greek wedding. Julie and Jason's traditional Greek ceremony took place at St. Sophia's Greek Orthodox Cathedral in late September. The very intimate bridal party included Julie's brother as the "koumbaro" (best man/sponsor) and her best friend as the Matron of Honor. For many of the guests, this was their first time... (more)
Jonathan and Jane met during student orientation at Georgetown University in 2003 and started dating later that year, making it almost 10 years together by their wedding day. The blind-folded Groom saw his gorgeous Bride for the first time on the campus where they originally met. Writing their own ceremony allowed the couple to enjoy a very intimate and personal celebration. The ceremony was... (more)

Julia B. Monogrammed Linens

Wednesday, October 29, 2014  ///  Bridal Registry
Julia B. Monogrammed Linens
Who doesn't love monogramming?  Especially for newlyweds, it is a wonderful way to visibly celebrate the joining of a couple by incorporating their initials together.  One of the most beautiful resources for monogramming we have seen are Julia B. custom embroidered linens.
Hannelore, owner of Hannelore's Bridal Boutique, and daughter Pamela Vito, sent over an invite to preview the latest addition of Julie Vino gowns as an exclusive to their store.  Israeli designer Julie Vino is creating quite the stir in the bridal fashion world with a glamorous line of wedding gowns meant to accentuate a woman's body, elongate and flatter the form and create a sensuous... (more)
Stay tuned later this week as Engaged! sets off for Ireland!  We will be traveling about the Emerald Isle and documenting all things wedding related!  You'll see wonderful sights thanks to photographer Laura Gordon who is excited to visit Ireland for the first time; and Julie Savage, of Strawberry Milk Events, will be keeping an eye out for things stylist and noteworthy related to... (more)
Mandarin Oriental, Washington, DC A seasoned expert on fabulous parties, Marie Steffany has been involved in the hotel and catering industry in the Washington, DC area for over 18 years. She and the team at the Mandarin Oriental recently toasted their 10th anniversary by hosting a celebration for clients during peak time for the Cherry Blossoms - a truly picture-perfect scene as guests were... (more)

Tulips in Bloom at the Shoreham

Tuesday, April 22, 2014  ///  Real Weddings
Tulips in Bloom at the Shoreham
Loving your job encompasses a lot. You enjoy your colleagues. You enjoy the everyday tasks. You work with and conquer the challenges that come about.  But how many can easily say they love the physical building of their workplace?  As I took a potential client around the hotel the other day, the tulips were in bloom all around our backyard garden and gazebo.   I literally... (more)

Berkeley Castle

Wednesday, April 16, 2014  ///  Real Weddings, Destination Weddings
Berkeley Castle
We've been scouting the UK for a fairytale castle wedding! The private driveway leading up to the side entrance here at Berkeley Castle in Gloucestershire, England. If a couple chooses to have their wedding here, they would have exclusive access to the entire castle grounds on their big day!
Ritz-Carlton hotels
Love Couture
James Allen
Muse Studios
Sandi Hoffman
Omni Shoreham Weddings
Reston Limousine
Crate & Barrel
MaeMae Paperie