I couldn’t be more excited to share this stunning Baltimore wedding, set against the majestic ambiance of the Mt. Washington Mill Dye House. Steeped in industrial chic charm and brimming with history, this venue served as an utterly romantic backdrop for Madeline and Brent’s special day.
It seems like just yesterday we were exploring the endlessly lovely Longwood Gardens back home in Pennsylvania for their engagement session, which you can see here. Their dynamic was as captivating as the lush greenery and seasonal blooms that surrounded us and we made the most of our time frolicking in that picturesque oasis, chatting about this very day!
We started the party at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront with its luxurious amenities and panoramic views of Baltimore’s iconic Inner Harbor. I always love looking out to the water from all those stories up. I always make sure to peek out the hotel windows when I’m doing detail shots, while the bridal party lounges and chats. It’s like the world’s best sleepover vibe.
When Madeline got into her wedding dress, it was one of those show-stopping moments. A sleek sheath dress wrapped lightly in netting with long tulle gloves that added a dash of high-fashion drama, it turned heads and dropped jaws.
And the bridesmaids’ dress reveal? Arguably one of the most hilarious and memorable moments of the day. The gasps that came out of those ladies, I loved freezing that moment in time.
The first look on the harbor, with the sun glimmering off the water, was a scene straight out of a rom-com. The anticipation, the excitement, and the love that filled the air was too good.
And of course, the iconic Mt. Washington Mill Dye House showed up to play as well, a venue that oozes an irresistible blend of vintage charm and industrial chic. Housed within structures dating back to the early 19th century, it truly carries with it a touch of timeless elegance to a wedding. Those walls have seen it all.
The wedding decor had a bohemian, airy, and light feel with a black-tie optional twist. The Dye House ballroom was transformed into a whimsical wonderland with tables adorned with cascading white flowers, delicate crystal accents, and smoked glassware that added a touch of glamor.
The subtle elegance of the decor was beautifully complemented by the lush greenery and neutral color palette, which consisted of soft creams and subtle earth tones. The bridesmaids, donned mismatched black dresses in various styles, looking absolutely striking, and the groomsmen were all timeless sophistication in their impeccably tailored tuxedos. Talk about a whole lot of elegance and refinement.
Both the ceremony and the reception felt like a laid-back party though, brimming with laughter, romance, and cheer. The couple wanted their guests to feel their best and have a blast – and they delivered! The air was thick celebration and it was truly a party to remember.
The privilege of capturing these precious moments is never lost on me. Thank you Madeline and Brent for inviting me into your story, allowing me to document your love, and entrusting me with the memories of a lifetime.
Florist: Wicked Willow
Wedding Planner/Coordinator: Elizabeth Bailey Weddings
Catering & Dessert: Linwoods
Entertainment: Spectrum Band
Make-up & Hair Stylist: Behind the Veil