Mother-Daughter Bridal Tea…Historic Rosemont Manor

Mother-Daughter Bridal Tea…Historic Rosemont Manor

The folks at Historic Rosemont Manor in Berryville, VA love to share in the joy of a newly engaged bride. For this reason, Rosemont has created their exclusive “Mother-Daughter Bridal Teas” which are held about once a month at the historic estate. The teas are completely free for engaged brides-to-be and their moms (or another special guest if mom is unable to attend). The three-course teas include a tour of the manor and grounds, as well as helpful tips from wedding professionals, door prizes, and more. The next of these fun and informative events will be held  Saturday, March 30th, 2013...

Part 2 – The Best Locations to Say “I Do” & To Toast to a New Beginning…The Mayflower Hotel

Part 2 – The Best Locations to Say “I Do” & To Toast to a New Beginning…The Mayflower Hotel

Just wanted to get back with you to discuss some other luxurious locations that we have had the opportunity tour and talk with the sales consultants at these venues about the amazing opportunities they provide for weddings & special events. Our next venue on the list is the iconic and historic, The Mayflower Hotel – A Renaissance Hotel.    The Mayflower is one of the area’s most regarded landmark hotels, one of Washington’s largest luxury hotels, and is on the National Registry of Historic Places and as a Historic Hotel of America with the National Trust for Historic Preservation.  ...

Luxury Bridal Show in Georgetown…March 24th!

Luxury Bridal Show in Georgetown…March 24th!

Come visit with us, Perfect Planning, on Sunday, March 24th at the Chic Affair Bridal Event. The Power House  |  3255 Grace St NW, Washington, DC  |  On the C&O Canal in Georgetown (click on the photo for registration & details)

Wedding Planners You’re Invited…Special Tea at Historic Rosemont Manor

Wedding Planners You’re Invited…Special Tea at Historic Rosemont Manor

Attention Wedding Planners, if you are located in the Richmond/Washington DC Metro and Shenandoah area – you are invited to a special Wedding Planner’s Tea at Historic Rosemont Manor. It is important that you r.s.v.p to me no later than March 25, 2013 if you would like to attend. Look forward to seeing you there! Cheerfully, Tara Melvin, Certified Wedding & Event Planner Perfect Planning tara@perfectplanningbytara.com  |  703.975.5759

The Best Locations to Say "I Do" & To Toast to a New Beginning…The Tides Inn

The Best Locations to Say "I Do" & To Toast to a New Beginning…The Tides Inn

Over the past couple of months, I have had the opportunity to explore some very unique locations within the Washington, DC metro area and beyond to include a rustic romantic retreat approximately 2 hours from the area.  Each location provides it own unique personality and caters to dynamic wedding and event styles.  Take the opportunity to visit the properties to see if they fit your personality for your next extravaganza!  Today, we will give you insight into – The Tides Inn. Right before the Christmas holiday, my assistant and I traveled to the Northern Neck of Virginia to visit with...

Wedding Reception Food… Comfort Delights in Small Bites

Wedding Reception Food… Comfort Delights in Small Bites

Weddings, birthday, special soirees, etc., are celebratory events that bring family and friends together for a moment in time, and with the assistance of sumptuous food and rocking entertainment, it will be an event that is talked about for a lifetime.  As you take the time to plan your special event with all of its many facets, your guests are only going to remember two major things – the food and the entertainment.  Today we are going to talk about food and how you can be creative when planning your special event.  When it comes to food, think of being...