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Bringing people together for more than 20 years.
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Tricia & Cody’s Glamorous Autumn Wedding

Tricia & Cody

November 3, 2017

(Aaron Watson Photography)

From the candelabras in the ballroom to her exquisite Calla Blanche dress, Tricia and Cody blew all of their guests away with all of the special details. Tricia, being anything but the typical bride, knew from the beginning she wanted a dress that made a statement. The fact the bridal salon had said no other girl had tried this dress was the icing on the cake.

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Mandy & Benjie: All About the Dress

Mandy & Benjie
October 28, 2017

There is nothing more important than feeling like a million on your big day, and you should!

Mandy Gross, one of our incomparable 2017 brides, could not have said it better. She entered the shopping process relatively open-minded, wanting to find a dress with exactly that feel.

“I didn’t want to rule out any one silhouette without actually trying it on for myself. So ball gown, A-Line, sheath–you name it, I tried it!” (more…)

Fall in Love with Virginia’s Greenest Winery: DuCard Vineyards

Follow your heart along the country roads of Madison County, Virginia, to a boutique winery overlooking the Shenandoah National Park.

You’ve arrived at DuCard Vineyards when you see the twining vines of their whimsical LOVE sculpture. Amid mountain views and rows of carefully tended grapes, you’ll find gorgeous indoor and outdoor sites for an elegant country wedding.

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2018 Couples’ Choice Award

Happy New Year from the Barb Wired Team!

As the year begins, we are thrilled to announce that we have been chosen as a 2018 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award Winner! We are truly grateful for the thoughtful reviews and feedback from our wonderful couples who have taken time to let the WeddingWire community know about their experience working with us. We are proud to be among the best in the Central Virginia wedding planning community, and we look forward to 2018 weddings.

Congratulations if you are a couple who got engaged over the holiday season. If your New Year’s Resolution is to get and stay organized with your wedding planning, give Barb Wired a call today. We can help you turn your vision into the stress-free wedding day you’ve been dreaming of!

Click here to book a free, no-obligation wedding consultation with the Barb Wired team of professional wedding planners.

Historic Charlottesville Venues for a City Wedding

There’s something irresistibly romantic about an old building. But your very modern wedding guests want to be within Uber-able distance of a nice hotel, and you’d like to enjoy your historic ambiance in a place that has cell service.

In short, you need a historic wedding venue in the city. Lucky you: we’ve got some recommendations below, all approved by our experienced team of wedding planners.

The Paramount Theater (more…)

Relax, You’ve Hired a Wedding Planner

UVA Chapel WeddingSo. You’re about to plan your wedding – the biggest, probably most expensive, and hopefully most memorable day of your life. (more…)

Virginia Vineyards for an Intimate Wedding

Planning a vineyard wedding for a small group of 10-50 guests? While these Virginia venues can also accommodate larger weddings, they all feature intimate spaces that won’t leave your guests feeling lost in a gigantic room.

Cunningham Creek Winery (more…)

Luxe Virginia Venues for an Elegant Formal Wedding

You’ve been dreaming of a formal wedding day full of glamorous gowns and dashing tuxedos. Now, it’s time to choose a venue that lives up to your daydreams. These Charlottesville-area wedding venues hit all the high notes – from gracious professional service to gorgeous architecture and exquisite landscapes.

Inn at Willow Grove Boxwood Garden wedding

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Historic Wedding Venues in the Charlottesville Countryside

If you’re looking for a wedding venue with distinctive character, a historic building or estate can be just the right touch. Your guests will imagine the love stories of a bygone era as you surround yourself with the romance of the past.

Of course, it’s important to choose a well-maintained venue that includes a few modern comforts. Below are some of the best historic venues within a short drive of Charlottesville, vetted by our experienced team of wedding planners.

Lafayette Inn (more…)

Dreamy Virginia Wedding Venues for a Lakeside Ceremony

What could be more romantic than a lakeside ceremony, with trees and sky reflected in the pristine water as you say your vows? Picture your dream wedding at one of these Virginia wedding venues featuring beautiful lakeside ceremony spots.

Lakeside wedding venue: Post Hill Events (more…)