Archive for December, 2009

As promised, here are more photos from the real wedding that was featured in the most recent Washingtonian magazine.  We are super excited about Kate and Mark’s wedding and I will do a follow-up post sometime in the new year about their engagement photos which were even cuter!  Another eco-friendly wedding shot by Tom Van […]

Hello everyone – long note here – but worth the read!  So get your glasses (whether reading or wine) and hunker down for this one! A few of us here at Elegance & Simplicity, Inc. are off traveling for the holidays.  We hope to still bring you a few more posts before the end of […]

We are very honored to be chosen again by the Washingtonian as one of the best wedding planners in the DC area!  We are celebrating even more that they featured one of our weddings where we did the flowers and Documentary Associates did the photography!  Here is one cute photo from that wedding – I […]


It’s here!  Finally here!  Click on the button above to take you to the Winter 2010 issue of Eco-Beautiful Weddings Magazine!  Tons of ideas fro eco-friendly weddings!  I am so proud of my team! Happy Planning! Katie Martin

You don’t have to give up a dramatic exit to be green! Consider asking your guests to blow (non-toxic ) bubbles,  throw bio-degradable confetti, toss birdseed, or scatter pom poms! Credits (from left to right) Wedding Poppers Bubbles Birdseed packets Pom Poms Love Birds Bio-degradable confetti