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Elegant Spring Navy Wedding

Today’s wedding overflows with classic elegance! I love how Chris and Annie achieved their goal of pulling off a traditional wedding without feeling stuffy. I’m particularly a fan of Annie’s white rose bouquet… the definition of elegance! Enjoy this spring navy wedding! xoxo, Jessica Annie + Chris April 29, 2017 Baltimore, MD

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Naval Academy Wedding

Today we have another beautiful winter wedding to share with you! Cassandra and Bryan are naval officers and they chose to have their wedding in Annapolis, MD and married at the United States Naval Academy Chapel. I absolutely love their beautiful outdoor winter photos! Make sure you check out their centerpieces… sweet, simple and budget-savvy!

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Elegant Spring Wedding

If you are looking for inspiration for a chic wedding with an original color scheme, today’s wedding is for you! Reagan and Andrew’s spring wedding is filled with all sorts of beautiful details. I’m absolutely swooning over Reagan’s bouquet, their reception decor and their venue! Check out their invitations and wedding signage, designed by

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Fall Wedding with Rust Accents

It’s time for another real budget wedding feature and I’m sure you’ll enjoy this lovely fall wedding. The navy dresses with orange and red flowers are a beautiful combination. Crystal and Tim do a great job of weaving those colors throughout the entire day.  And isn’t Crystal’s dress stunning? I love when

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Budget Friendly Brunch Wedding

So much about this wedding is unconventional, and everything about this wedding works. Today we’re featuring a fun and beautiful budget-savvy brunch wedding. Where do I begin? I love that Rebekah and Kevin weren’t afraid to have their wedding on an “off” day. Their Monday morning ceremony followed by a darling brunch is

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Rustic Wedding on a Budget

You know I love a good rustic wedding on a budget – and that’s just what I’ve got for you today! Rather than tell you all the things that I love about this day, I’ll share what the couple’s sweet photographer, Sarah Beth had to say about this wedding: I had the absolute

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Maryland Lighthouse Wedding

I don’t know about y’all, but I’m trying to savor every last minute of this summer… so I am excited to feature a beach wedding today! Love the lighthouse- such a unique and interesting place to hold a wedding! Love that their venue fee also included accommodations for some of the guests–

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Ocean City Wedding Venues

When we decided to get married in Ocean City, we knew there would be a lot of venues for us to choose from. There are tons of hotels, golf clubs, restaurants, etc. that host receptions in the area. We started with a list of about 40 options and were overwhelmed. To narrow

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Maryland Wedding on a Budget

What was your budget? $15,000- here’s the breakdown: Church/Organist – $150 Reception Hall – $1,000 Catering – $5,500 Alcohol – $1,000 Photography – $2,000 Music – $1,200 Stationary – $750 Attire – $1,000 Planner – $1,000 Linens – $400 What creative or personal aspects did you include in your wedding? We chose

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Rustic barn wedding

I am loving this rustic barn wedding for many reasons. A) the bride’s name is Jessica. B) she and her hubby are graphic designers C) they pulled off a fab wedding on a budget D) Jessica gives great advice: “Do not worry about what other people think about your wedding.” Seriously- it’s

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