Category Archives: Weddings

St. Michaels Magic

Jessica Andrews and Daniel Honeywell celebrate in style on the Eastern Shore.

By Sarah Hagerty  |  Photography by Hamilton Photography St. Michaels is an enviable destination wedding spot. But for bride Jessica Andrews Honeywell it’s just her hometown. She had often pictured her wedding taking place at her family home—five waterfront acres perfectly suited for just such an occasion. When it came time to plan the real thing last September, however,.

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History in the Making at William Paca House

Bridgette Miller and Ross Westholm Begin Their Lives by Celebrating the Past

By Sarah Hagerty  |  Photography by Marcus Chacona, The Annapolis Photographer Their romance began with a chance meeting in a tavern in the old-time neighborhood of Federal Hill in Baltimore. History was already playing a part in this love story. Bridgette, a project manager for Under Armour Performance, spent 11 months working on her perfect August 27, 2016 wedding, with the help of Lacey Wheatley. Just.

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Wedding at Whitehall

An Annapolis Native (and Interior Designer) Creates Her Dream Wedding at an Architecturally Stunning Venue

By Sarah Hagerty  |  Photography by Missy Janes, Stone Barn Photography Margaret Reid and Gibbs Fogarty chose a traditional June wedding in Annapolis, the bride’s hometown. The couple live in Washington, D.C. (where Gibbs grew up) but Annapolitan roots grow deep. The mother of the bride, for instance, teaches French at an Annapolis area private school..

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Anchors Aweigh

Jenna Elizabeth Mock Marries Kyle Thomas Jones in Annapolis

By Sarah Hagerty  |  Photography by Hamilton Photography   A Naval Academy wedding is a very special event—one that requires an Academy or local military connection, as well as the patience to wait for an available date. Surprisingly, one thing that a Naval Academy Chapel locale does not  require is wearing a uniform. This was important to bride-to-be Jenna Mock who had “always imagined a tuxedo wedding.” The only compromise:.

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Formal, Elegant and Fun!

Formal, Elegant and Fun!

By Sarah Hagerty  |  Photography by Artful Weddings by Sachs Photography   The wedding of Jaclynne Elizabeth Murk to Robert Dean Hart Jr. blissfully demonstrates just how well lovely and lively can combine to create the ideal occasion.   When planning the perfect wedding it helps to have an adorable couple who are completely in love and thoroughly delighted with each other. That is exactly the case with Jackie and Dean Hart. It’s clear that the.

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A Fall Wedding at the Winery

A Fall Wedding at the Winery

Rachel & Nicholas Edler  |  October 14, 2015

“Lush, warm, and full” describes almost perfectly the wedding of Rachel Baumgarten to Nicholas Edler on October 14, 2015, at Springfield Manor Winery and Distillery in Thurmont, MD. Rachel, a graphic designer and marketing manager for Homestead Gardens, had a vision—to spotlight and celebrate fall, which happens to be the couple’s favorite season. And their wedding overflowed with its colors, comforts, and moods..


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Love beneath the Palms

Love beneath the Palms

Stephanie & Ryan Turner  |  May 23, 2015

Annapolitans Stephanie and Ryan Turner both love to travel. It is no wonder that this adventurous couple chose to get married in Riviera Maya, Mexico, at a resort overlooking the Caribbean. And, they did it their way. The bride wore three gowns, each more informal than the last, ending the evening in carefree sandals during a reception just steps from the beach. The groomsmen wore.

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