Bridal StyleSpring WeddingsWedding DetailsWedding FlowersWedding Tips

Wedding Flower Tips and Trends Straight from expert, April Lutter

It’s always a treat to smell and admire beautiful flowers… but April Lutter spoiled us rotten with this jaw dropping arrangement. Click on the spread below to read all about April’s insights for wedding flowers and tips for selecting your ideal florist. To contact April, visit:
Bridal StyleFall WeddingsFeatured Wedding StoriesPhotographyWedding DetailsWedding StoriesWedding Vendors

Renn and Dave’s October Dream Day in the Heart of ...

A visit to Shock Trauma ONE WEEK before her wedding didn’t stop Renn from making it down the aisle. Rather than leaning on crutches, she leaned on her groom. Click on the spreds below to hear this heartwarming story and view some spectacular “Octoberesque” details!
Wedding Vendors

Meet Who’s Live Painting the Best of Maryland Weddings

By Kimberly Dean I like color, and I like faces,” said Patricia Bennett. Since the age of 12, Patricia enjoyed drawing people’s faces, chuckling that, back then, she really had no idea how to draw. Well, some things you just don’t outgrow… While attending a math and science boarding school in North Carolina, she often drew on the back of her homework to procrastinate. Although she was quite competent in math and science, they weren’t really her thing… art was ...
Bridal StyleMake Up and HairPhotographyStylized ShootVenuesWedding DetailsWinter Weddings

A Winter Stylized Shoot at Cloisters Castle

Event planner Heather St. Clair conceptualized this dreamy, moody winter wedding shoot and shares her vision and implementation – including all the talented contributing vendors – below. Scroll down to read more, including who custom made this gown especially for the shoot. We are so in love with this entire vision and outcome… Vendor List Location: Cloisters Castle  Concept and Design: Heather St. Clair Events Photography: Cesar Chavez  Rings: Nelson Coleman Jewelers Cake: The Cake Studio Table Wear: Select Event ...
Bridal StyleFall WeddingsPhotographyStylized ShootWedding Details

An Equestrian Stylized Shoot, Autumn 2017

This is Kimberly, the publisher… I really wanted to create an enchanting equestrian stylized wedding shoot to ignite the imagination of other horse loving brides to be. We went with a fox hunting theme, complemented with soft romantic touches and vibrant bold fall colors. Layering in the hunt vest, stock tie and jacket was a fun experiment to see how far we could go with it. Turns out, pretty far – and all of our team is in love with ...
Engagement Stories

Engagement Story: One Couple Proves It’s Never too Late to ...

Lilly and Tim show us all that no matter how many years go by, how many societal expectations go unmet, and how many let downs may come to us… that the chance of finding love – and a true soulmate – never expires.  Click on the spread below to hear their beautiful story.  
Featured Wedding StoriesPhotographySpring WeddingsUncategorizedVenuesWedding DetailsWedding Stories

Jamie and Alex’s Spring Wedding at Dye House

What a stylish, unique and stunning affair Jamie and Alex Dragonuk planned this past May. The Mt Washington Mill, Dye House, welcomed guests with  rustic warmth, combined with cozy romance. Photographer Anne Canon outdid herself with exquisite attention to detail, and we are so excited she shared her work with us here at Valley Bride. Click on the spreads below to view more details and vendors, along with a heart melting story…

The Best Places Around the World to Elope

Alyson Nachman from shares with us the best places around the world to elope, along with what you need to know to tie the knot in these areas. Check out her published spread below in our latest printed issue of VBWG!
Featured Wedding StoriesSpring WeddingsWedding DetailsWedding Stories

Kat and Holly Tie the Knot in Heart of “The ...

Last spring, Kat and Holly tied the knot in the heart of The Valley with views of Sagamore Farm and horses surrounding them. Every detail within their wedding brought a special meaning, including the day they chose to marry, the collar wrapped around Holly’s bouquet, the dear friend they chose to marry them, and even the colors they chose for their flowers. Read all about how they decided to get married and their journey towards this beautiful day. Some of their many vendors ...
PhotographyWedding Tips

Five Tips to Choosing the RIGHT Wedding Photographer

Carlotta Shelton Lopata of Photos By Carlotta shares with us how you can ensure you’re selecting the right photographer for your special day. Her top five check points await you below!