Category: Northern Virginia Wedding Venues

Choosing the Best Father-Daughter Dance Song for Your Wedding
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Choosing the Best Father-Daughter Dance Song for Your Wedding

Real Weddings by Perfect Planning Events | Paired Images now Jessica Latos Photography Weddings bring out so many sentimental moments that can be remembered for a lifetime. The father-daughter dance is one of them. Having the perfect song and routine that either makes people cry or laugh is always a nice touch to the occasion....

VA Wedding Planner | Navy + Air Force, Military Love | Ricardo & Denyse
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VA Wedding Planner | Navy + Air Force, Military Love | Ricardo & Denyse

I could not have been more elated when I received the call from this couple, Ricardo & Denyse, to assist with coordinating their wedding day on October 2nd, 2016. My  first encounter with Denyse Gordon was almost 3 years ago when I worked on The Ms. Veteran America (an extension of Final Salute, Inc.) for...

Washington, DC Wedding & Event Planner  |  Celebrating Mother’s Day…A Tribute to Our Brides & Their Mothers
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Washington, DC Wedding & Event Planner | Celebrating Mother’s Day…A Tribute to Our Brides & Their Mothers

The Origin of Mother’s Day Since May 1914, the second Sunday has been celebrated as a national holiday to recognize the women that carried and nurtured their children now known as Mother’s Day.  A day that is celebrated throughout the world in various forms, this beautiful holiday was created by Anna Jarvis in 1908 and...

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Real Weddings by Perfect Planning Events…Keenon & Lauren

It makes our heart do a dance when we have the opportunity to encounter wonderful couples such as Keenon and Lauren, now Mr. & Mrs. Keenon Vaughan.  Lauren, a busy career girl, reached out to us to help coordinate her special – the one in which she would be saying “I Do” to her love,...

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4 Tips to Ringing in the New Year and Saying "I Do"!

New Year’s Eve is such a great time of year. It’s the time of year full of renewed hopes, resolutions, and new beginnings. So, why not choose New Year’s Eve to get married? Starting a new year with your new companion surrounded by all of your loved ones and friends at a fabulous party –...

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Real Weddings by Perfect Planning Events…Charlie and Sarah

Marriage is sharing life with your best friend, enjoying the journey along the way and arriving at every destination together (author – Fawn Weaver).  This quote perfectly describes the connection between Charlie and Sarah.  Two beautiful souls that met each other at the perfect time in life, and as they grew to know each other...

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Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence…Perfect Planning Events

Last month Perfect Planning Events celebrated a joyous milestone, our 10 Year Anniversary!  Our celebration included family, friends, clients, and wedding partners within the Washington, DC metro area and beyond. The occasion highlighted our years of bringing joy, happiness, and the moments of celebrating new beginnings with persons that at first are strangers but become...

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Real Weddings by Perfect Planning Events…Heather and Mike!

We had the pleasure this summer working at one of our favorite locations, The Airlie Center, in Warrenton, Virginia with a very special couple, Heather and Mike (August 23, 2014).  Details of love with Scottish traditions – bag piper recessional and Scottish gift to the Groom, to the sweetest pooch walking down the aisle as...

Trick or Treat…Halloween Weddings
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Trick or Treat…Halloween Weddings

Next year, Halloween will fall on a Saturday – the traditional day to host a wedding. If you are thinking about having a non-traditional wedding, then maybe a Halloween theme is right for you and your fiancé. From pumpkins, fall colors and day of the dead traditions, you have lots to choose from when it...

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Real Weddings by Perfect Planning…Pretty in Pink at Stone Manor Country Club

This summer we had the opportunity to work with a very vibrant couple and a very vibrant color palette, pink!  Our beautiful Bride knew exactly what she wanted and detailed to us everything that she wanted us to bring to life on her wedding day.  Elegance and attention to detail was most important for the...