One couple hosts a formal soirée full of rich purple hues at Meridian House, one of Washington, D.C.'s most elegant wedding venues.

The couple's wedding date was also the father of the bride's birthday. "So during the toasts, all the guests serenaded him with 'Happy Birthday,'" the bride says. Photo: Maria Vicencio Photography

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