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Welcome to our wedding & event planning blog! We offer valuable advice and inspiration for planning your wedding or event with heart and with soul. Welcome to our wedding & event planning blog! We offer valuable advice and inspiration for planning your wedding or event with heart and with soul.




When it comes to an elevated wedding design, unique chairs tend to be overlooked. We try to incorporate gorgeous chairs into the wedding design from the very beginning.

How to Use Unique Chairs to Create an Elevated Wedding Day Design


There are many unique ways to incorporate drapery into your wedding day design. We can help you use it to create a canopy or a fun and unique backdrop.

Unique Ways to Display Wedding Day Drapery

Howerton+Wooten Events Destination Wedding in Washington DC

Last year, my team and I had the honor of taking care of a destination wedding weekend at the Potomac View Terrace in Washington DC for a sweet Howerton+Wooten Events couple who lives in Europe.  Their wedding guest list included 30 children (yes 30) from Europe, the US and Asia. So, we partnered with Elegant […]

How We Made 30 Children Feel Welcome at a Washington DC Wedding Weekend


Happy Wedding Wednesday Friends! Today, I am showing off the wedding of our incredibly sweet and kind couple, Ashley and Andrew.  This sweet couple got married at the Fairmont Hotel, located on the cusp of Georgetown in Washington, DC. Ashley wore a gorgeous, lace ballgown from the Love Couture Bridal Salon, located in Potomac, Maryland.  Her […]

Wedding Day Love for Ashley and Andrew


  Today, we feel so blessed to show some love to the wedding of a Howerton+Wooten Events couple!  Kristie and Andrew were married at the Carnegie Institution for Science in Washington, DC a couple of years ago, but we neglected to showcase their wedding day! (We are fixing that now!) Andrew’s tuxedo was actually the same […]

Wedding Day Love for Kristie and Andrew


Not too long ago, we shared that our couple, Tai and Calvin’s, wedding was featured in the latest issue of MunaLuchi Bride Magazine.  Today, it’s our turn to showcase their wedding (captured by Documentary Associates Photography)! Tai and Calvin chose the Carnegie Institution for Science for their wedding day — Because of family connections, this venue has […]

Wedding Day Love for Tai and Calvin


Hi there! I cannot begin to tell you how excited we are to see our couple, Ashley and Andrew, featured on the Style Me Pretty blog today! They were such a lovely couple, and it was showcased in their wedding attire, design, and their super cool honeymoon — Fiji and Thailand!  (We were super jelly!) One […]

Style Me Pretty — Ashley and Andrew are Featured Today!


We are SO EXCITED to share our couple, Shay and Greg’s wedding with you!  Their wedding was filled with soulful music, lush flowers and the most adorable ring bearer! One of my absolute favorite parts of the wedding is the fact that Shay wore a gorgeous cappuccino-colored Ian Stuart ballgown and her bridesmaids rocked white […]

Wedding Day Love for Shay and Greg