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Just wrapped on our 11th retreat to date in Ireland! I always say I’m speechless after these events, but my god am I left totally speechless after this one! I am continuously blown away by the beauty we have been able to create across the world with some of the top suppliers in the industry […]

December 30, 2023

Castle Leslie Ireland Wedding | Private Castle Wedding | AMV Retreats 

Absolutely enamored with this chilly autumn wedding in Ireland. A private castle for you and your guests? What could be more magic? I know, add a horse! Castle Leslie hosts a few on property to ride off into the sunset with. If you’re looking for perfect Irish Fall wedding inspo, look no further! Vendors Venue […]

December 30, 2023

Castle Leslie Ireland Wedding | Irish Castle Wedding | AMV Retreats

A few months ago, two girlfriends asked me to brunch to get my opinion on an idea they had. They wanted to host a planner summit that offered education on tented weddings since it was such a big undertaking. They would of course want photos of some sort and maybe a little soirée. This nameless […]

December 29, 2023

Colorful Glenstone Gardens Wedding | Middleburg Garden Wedding | Virginia Outdoor Wedding | House of Pearl

I cannot believe @houseofpearldesignis wrapped! When two of your favorite humans put on their first summit, you absolutely over commit and that’s exactly what I did these last two days with absolute joy. Congratulations to the fiercest lady I know @terrykayeevents & my kindred style soul-twin @jessicaashleyevents who should have “I don’t know how she […]

December 29, 2023

Glenstone Gardens Wedding | Middleburg Tent Wedding | Virginia Glass Tent Wedding | House of Pearl

I’m super inspired by the romanticism of old Floridian style. I’ve been calling my personal look “French Palm Beach” for years so when I had the chance to capture this darling afternoon, my heart sang. Stay tuned for more home updates and pretty coastal inspired weddings to come. Credits Photographer- @kir2benDesigner – Pamela Barefoot Events […]

December 23, 2023

Palm Beach Inspired Wedding in Amelia Island | Antiquated Romance | South Florida Weddings | The Hybrid Co 

Leila and Josh JUST missed cherry blossom season but, no big! We were able to take a few Kwanzan blossom photos instead! These bloom right after cherry season and we were able to find a grove right near the heart of the national mall. We started at Jefferson and made our way to the Capitol […]

December 16, 2023

DC Monument Engagement | DC Kwanzan Blossoms Engagement | Leila and Josh

The old romance of the Hay Adams know no bounds. This timeless pair shared vows at the most elegant rooftop in the district. The design was striking and the moments were unforgettable 🤍 Endless congratulations to M&D on deciding on forever.  Vendors Planning and Design: @laurynprattesPhotography: @kir2benVenue: @hayadamshotelBeauty Team: @makeupbyanabFlorals: @sweetrootvillageStationery: @dearelouiseRentals: @dcreventrentals@bbjlatavola @luxeeventrentals@borrowedblu @stradleydavidson@lolavalentinadesignsDecor: […]

December 15, 2023

The Hay Adams Hotel Wedding | Rainy DC Wedding | District of Columbia Hotel Wedding | Meredith and David 

While this bride works just a stone’s throw from this venue, this stunning wedding downtown was far from a day at the office. Caroline and Aaron radiate joy and every minute of their day was charmed. They dined al fresco and danced under the stars to celebrate the blending of families and welcome October as […]

December 15, 2023

Decatur House Wedding | Downtown DC Wedding | District of Columbia Hill Wedding | Caroline and Aaron 

Liz and Matt are married! These two had a romantic fall wedding at the Hay Adams complete with a fireplace ceremony and rooftop dancing. What an incredible way to start your life together in downtown DC. Vendors Venue: @hayadamshotelwedding coordinator: @detailsmadesimple @weddingswithslpbakery: @bttrcrmbakeshopFlorist: @nanafloral_eventDJ: @bryangeorgemusichair stylist/MUA: @dcbridalphotographer: @kir2benofficiant: @magstar24stationary: @dinglewooddesignandpressdress designer: @sarahsevencalligraphy: @peachandpaperie @writelizwrite

December 15, 2023

The Hay Adams Wedding | Timeless DC Wedding | Iconic District of Columbia Wedding | Liz and Matt

Abigail and John are married! When I think of a quintessential DC wedding I think of this. Getting ready and a beautiful historic space, a church ceremony, and a beautiful private club reception. Classic elegance has a new queen and king. Vendors Planning & Design: @havardeventsCeremony Venue: Holy Trinity Catholic ChurchReception Venue: The Metropolitan ClubCaterer: […]

December 15, 2023

The Metropolitan Club DC Wedding | Classic DC Church Wedding | District of Columbia Georgetown Wedding | Abigail and John