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George Washington Hotel Wedding, Winchester VA

George Washington Hotel Wedding, Winchester VA

This wedding is all about heritage, tradition, family, and love… and we just can’t get enough of these beautiful images captured by Sarah E. Fortney Photography (www.sarahefortneyphoto.com). From the gorgeous saris, imported Hindu wedding garlands, and traditional western bouquets this couple created the most beautiful atmosphere for their interfaith wedding at the George Washington Hotel, Winchester VA. It is with joy and gratitude that we have the opportunity to share these images– thank you to the couple and amazing photographer!

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Old Town Winchester Wedding Ceremony +Love

Old Town Winchester Wedding Ceremony +Love

What a wonderful couple to work with…. seriously!!! We are so blessed to have had the opportunity to work with Kelli & Job. Their endless creativity and love for one another created one of the best weddings yet! The wedding ceremony was held at a historic church in Old Town Winchester, VA. To highlight the church and the amazing bridal gown, Kelli chose a cascading bouquet of orchids, anthurium, roses, peonies, and freesia. Keeping the meaning of each flower in mind she carefully selected alstroemeria, meaning devotion and roses for her bridesmaid. Freesia, meaning lasting friendship was selected for their groomsmen. These amazing photos are by the talented...

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Museum of the Shenandoah Valley Wedding, Winchester VA

Museum of the Shenandoah Valley Wedding, Winchester VA

Check out our most recent partner shoot at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley, a popular Winchester Virginia wedding venue. Our inspiration for this shoot was to play homage to the antiquity that Virginia offers. We wanted to capture the timelessness of the Shenandoah Valley while still looking forward and introducing new ideas for pieces from the past. Legacy items included vintage china, antique silver flatware, three generation hand-crafted quilts, heirloom peonies, treasured family photographs, vintage automobile, and an hors d’oeuvres hour serenading by the sounds of mandolin.Special professional touches include a fabulous six tier cake, a 7’ overhead floral...

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The Barn at York Hill, Wedding Venue & Flowers

The Barn at York Hill, Wedding Venue & Flowers

Love can certainly weather any storm. Hidden in the hills of West Virginia, this couple found the perfect venue for their June 2015 wedding at the Barn of York Hill, Shenandoah Junction WV. Although the weather was a bit stormy, they made the absolute best of their rainy day with creative lead by their talented photographer, Natural Bliss Photography. The gorgeous setting surrounded by lush apple orchards, a small vineyard, and panoramic views of the encompassing natural beauty made this location a perfect site to design florals for a wedding of rustic elegance. Going from a palette of merlot and deep accents we choose to design with David Austin Darcey roses, and...

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Fairview Ballroom at Shenandoah Valley Golf Course Wedding

Fairview Ballroom at Shenandoah Valley Golf Course Wedding

It is no wonder why Fairview Ballroom at Shenandoah Valley Golf Course is such a popular Shenandoah Valley wedding venue with it’s beautiful view of the mountains and versatile accommodations. Thank you Craig Spiering from Spiering Photography (www.spieringphotography.com) for sharing these wonderful images of this beautiful fall wedding. May Lauren & Michael enjoy a lifetime of happiness and love!

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Belle Grove Historic Plantation Wedding

Belle Grove Historic Plantation Wedding

Thank you Rebecca Keeling Studios (www.rebeccakeelingstudios.com) and Casey & Lindsay for sharing these images of your special day at Belle Grove Plantation. Starting their relationship in high school, this couple shows us all that young love can truly develop into something extraordinarily special. We are so fortunate to have worked with this lovely couple and we wish them all the best in the future.

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