Erin + Jimmy

September 16th 2012 in Event, Weddings oaks46

 June is a special month here at The Oaks! And Erin and Jimmy had a very special wedding…. The bride wore a beautiful silk strapless gown. The groom was dashing in his simple spring suit. Our 200 point Lace Bark Elm provided the perfect frame… You could say the same about our historic red barn! The boat [...]

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Surprise your bride-to-be with a creative proposal

September 29th 2014 in Uncategorized the oaks

Proposing to a lady is never an easy job. The nervousness associated with the big question and the very deep signification behind it can indeed be overwhelming no matter who you are.  Popping the question in a creative way is definitely something she will appreciate, but sometimes, finding that perfect idea that will make her [...]

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Erin + Jimmy

September 16th 2012 oaks46

 June is a special month here at The Oaks! And Erin and Jimmy had a very special wedding…. The bride wore a beautiful silk strapless gown. The groom was dashing in his simple spring suit. Our 200 point Lace Bark Elm provided the perfect frame… You could say the same about our historic red barn! The boat [...]

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Tips to help preserve your flowers on your wedding day

September 25th 2014 the oaks

Everybody loves flowers and they are almost a must-have when it comes to wedding décor. However, it is very likely that your wedding will last for quite some time (especially if you plan on having a morning ceremony and an evening party). Thus, you will want to learn how to preserve your flowers so that [...]

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Bridal gown types to best suit your outdoor Fall wedding

September 15th 2014 oaks

There is something about fall that makes it irresistible to many brides. Romantic and beautiful, fall feels perfect for weddings precisely because it offers just the right colors and background. If you choose to have an elegant Fall wedding, you should make sure that everything (from flower arrangements to wedding invitations) should go well with [...]

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Announce your wedding date with “Save the Date” cards

September 15th 2014 The-oaks

If you are like most of us, your wedding date is not the kind that you can simply “drop by and mention”. You will want all the important people in your life to be there – even if they have jobs or even if they may live far from your wedding location. “That’s what wedding [...]

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Elegant invitation ideas to accompany your Eastern Shore wedding

September 2nd 2014 elegant-floral-wedding-invitations-with-letterpress-style

Love, joy, new beginnings and life – this is what weddings are all about. And, ultimately, this is what we have dedicated our time for here at The Oaks. Our venue is perfect for weddings of all types, but it will definitely suit a wedding worthy of a royalty. If you have decided that our [...]

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Provide unique gifts for your bridal party to show that they are a special part of your big day

August 25th 2014 Helms-1223

There are so many things about a wedding that a bride-to-be has to take into consideration! From where everyone will be seated, what dress you will be wearing and what food you will be serving, there is an array of things to think about! But, your bridal party is definitely not among the least important [...]

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Colors to accommodate your Fall Wedding

August 17th 2014 Melissa Grimes Guy Photography 17

There’s probably no other season in the world to be just as romantic, beautiful and emotional as fall is. Although the nature is following its course and is preparing to take a break, it makes sure it doesn’t exit the scene just anyhow: it does it in great style! Fall is a very good season [...]

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The Ceremony is a great way to express your love for one another, but how long is too lengthy of a ceremony?

August 11th 2014 image2_1

Everyone loves weddings! They are a celebration of love and happiness, of commitment and beauty, of grace and joy. At the same time, everyone wants their wedding day to be truly memorable and everyone wants to make sure that every single detail will be taken into consideration. Out of the entire wedding itself, the ceremony [...]

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How to Interview a Wedding Officiant

August 11th 2014 b38b33b2f65f12e21c8268f5852ab377_rwl

Weddings are a once in a lifetime event and no doubt you want it to be perfect.  So while you’re planning what gown to wear and food to serve why not spend a minute and think about who will officiate your wedding.  Will it be a family friend?  Your pastor?  Whomever you choose should be [...]

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