Enlist the Vendors

TysonsToday Staff Wedding Issue 2017

The vendors you choose really defines your style and makes your wedding your own. These wedding specialists have some rave reviews you’ll want to check out for yourself.

The Options for Rehearsal Dinners

TysonsToday Staff Wedding Issue 2017

Sisters Thai Sisters Thai offers the best authentic Thai food in the area—their original Old Town Fairfax location is a cult favorite among the locals. Every dish has some heat, often from colorful sauces. Besides bursting with potent flavors, the dishes are balanced and attractive to the eye. Enjoy fun drinks and homemade desserts in a whimsical living room atmosphere. …

Red or White, What’s Right?

Linda Barrett Features, Staff Picks, Wedding Issue 2017

A guide to choosing your wedding wines You may know your own wine tastes, yet may have no idea how to select wine for the hundred—or hundreds—of guests who will attend your wedding reception. Don’t worry, it’s not that difficult. And if you are holding your wedding/reception at a Virginia winery, you can rely on the winery’s special events planner …

The Latest Wedding Trends for 2017

TysonsToday Staff Features, Wedding Issue 2017

Couples today want their wedding to reflect their unique story, and they’re finding creative ways to do it. With the variety of venues, dress styles, flower options, food choices, decorations and invitations available, and websites like Pinterest and The Knot to provide ideas and inspiration, couples can mix and match wedding elements to make their day memorable for everyone involved. …

New and Unique Gifts for Newlyweds

TysonsToday Staff Features, Wedding Issue 2017

Finding items to register for can become difficult when you’ve lived an independent life accumulating all the things you already love. Take a look at some of our suggestions for some new and different items you can love together. VivaTysons’s Style & Fashion Editor Lauren Simmons shares her picks.

Last-Minute Details

TysonsToday Staff Features, Wedding Issue 2017

When the big day comes, the last thing you want to do is stress about your appearance. These boutiques have a wide range of beautiful dresses and gowns to choose from—so make a day of it and enjoy their top-notch customer service as you find the perfect dress. And on the day of the wedding, let your stress melt away …

Discover the Venue

TysonsToday Staff Features, Wedding Issue 2017

Relish in developing the style of your big day by choosing a space that compliments it best— modern, sophisticated, unique, or rowdy—the perfect venue awaits!