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Last year we were lucky enough to be included in a shoot for the inaugural issue of Adorn Magazine. Christine Gosch shot this rehearsal dinner inspiration that spoke to every single effortless, easy-breezy bone in my body. It was equal parts sweet and refined. Truly a party that I would personally love to attend.   […]

Inspiration, Styled Shoots, Sugar Flowers

March 15, 2018

Adorn Magazine

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One of my New Year’s resolutions was to improve my photography skills. I know enough to get by, but the real hero is always any app that lets me boost the brightness x 1,000. While that’s been working like a charm so far, I want to be a little more competent than that. I figured that […]

Menu, Occasions, Styled Shoots

February 11, 2018

Cake Party

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Sending off this beauty for today’s shoot with Jennifer Laura Design and couldn’t be happier about it. I might just have a new favorite (even though I say that every week). The best part is knowing that Dana Fernandez is going to capture it like no one else can. I can’t wait to see how it comes […]

Inspiration, Styled Shoots, Sugar Flowers

February 6, 2018

the prettiest

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  While I love big celebrations as much as the next person, I will always and forever prefer something smaller, simpler and more intimate. While my husband and I didn’t elope we were sure to keep things focused, above all else, on our love. The love that would see us through a lifetime and give us a […]

Inspiration, Styled Shoots

January 31, 2018

Fall Picnic Elopement

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  In the perfect golden light, Smithouse Photography did an outstanding job capturing all of the beautiful details in this shoot with Kelcie Anton. So thankful to be a part of it and even happier that I got to show off this blackberry vine made purely from sugar. While the rest of the shoot was draped in […]

Inspiration, Styled Shoots, Sugar Flowers

January 25, 2018

Le San Michele

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  Just checking in with a few thoughts as I prep for a fun tasting tomorrow. I’ve pulled the serving pieces, prepped the flowers for the table and have cakes in the oven. It’s a very welcome return to our original tastings and I can’t wait to meet the sweet couple tomorrow.       Earlier […]

Personal, Styled Shoots, Sugar Flowers

January 19, 2018

A New Approach

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  I’m really digging down deep in the archives with this post, but I just love when some of my work from years ago still resonates. As Buttercup continues to grow and incorporate new techniques, I always want to make sure that I stay true to my original style that started it all. This styled-shoot-turned-surprise-engagement […]

Inspiration, Occasions, Styled Shoots

January 16, 2018

Surprise Engagement