Timeless With a Twist: Charlotte & Dan in Washington, DC

Charlotte Froelich and Dan Jacobs fell in love during college, where they dated for a spell but ultimately went their separate ways. Fate intervened when they reconnected a few years later post-graduation. After a couple of years dating long-distance, Dan proposed during a weekend trip to Annapolis, knowing they "never wanted to be apart ever again."

Charlotte chose an Enzoani V-neck gown with lace appliqués and shimmering beadwork throughout for her big day. "I visited a lot of bridal shops and loved so many of the wedding dresses I tried on that it was a very hard decision to make," she says.

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Charlotte Froelich and Dan Jacobs fell in love during college, where they dated for a spell but ultimately went their separate ways. Fate intervened when they reconnected a few years later post-graduation. After a couple of years dating long-distance, Dan proposed during a weekend trip to Annapolis, knowing they "never wanted to be apart ever again."

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Both wedding bands were custom-made by Mark Lloyd of VanMark Jewelry. A hidden engraving serves as a sweet reminder of the promise Charlotte and Dan made to love one another for the rest of their lives.

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Twinkle toes — stunning brooch-tipped Jimmy Choo pumps completed the bride's ensemble.

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A friend designed a label for Charlotte to sew into her wedding dress. She also accessorized with her mother's garter (which had a little pocket that she made for her sixpence) and diamond and sapphire ring (her "something blue and borrowed").

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The pros at Bridal Hair by Remona and Hair by Giselle styled Charlotte's hair, and Nour Kazoun did her makeup. "I wanted to look soft and natural, but a little bit more glamorous than just any typical day. We had a couple of hair and makeup trials to get it just right," the bride says.

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Charlotte wore her mother-in-law's wedding veil that was passed down to her. "I loved the cathedral length, exquisite lace detail, and sprinkled pearl accents," she says.

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Charlotte outfitted her ten bridesmaids in soft and pretty Monique Lhuillier gowns, in keeping with the couple's blush and gold color scheme.

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Philippa Tarrant Floral Design created all of the floral arrangements for Charlotte and Dan's wedding. The bride's garden-gorgeous bouquet consisted of white peonies, roses, ranunculus, and sweet peas, tied with an ivory silk ribbon.

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