Wedding Venue Tour Virginia: Goodstone Inn

Goodstone Inn is a beautiful escape about an hour outside of Washington DC. This wedding venue is located on 265 acres of rolling hills, in the heart of Virginia’s horse and wine country.  With its exclusive access, you can reserve the venue for the entire weekend for your guests.  Having everyone on site will give…

Why You Should Get Married On a Weekday

There is an ‘It Factor”  A ‘je ne sais quoi’:   Weekday weddings are just very chic.  There is a level of sophistication with weekday weddings. It is a much more intentional event.  Special Date: If you have a special date in mind, don’t wait for it to come around on the weekend.  If you…

10 Tips For Wedding Dress Alterations

1. Always assume you need alterations.  Even the most well-fitting gown will look better if it is tailored perfectly to your body.  2. Alterations can add up quickly.  The average alteration cost is between $100-$1000 depending on what you need to have done.  3. Get an estimate before you purchase the dress. Ask your dress boutique…

Venue Tour: The Perry Belmont House Washington DC

“The Perry Belmont House is possibly the finest, intact example of a Beaux-Arts style mansion in Washington, DC. Beaux-Arts translates as “beautiful art”, a style-prevalent from 1880-1920 – and is generally related to theatrical or monumental design employing classical details and proportions.” Perry Belmont was a Congressman and Ambassador to Spain, as well as, a…