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Fairy Tale Garfield Park Conservatory Wedding

Jasmine & Tianshu’s fairy tale Garfield Park wedding was the stuff of dreams. Jasmine looked stunning in a dress fit for a princess, accessorized perfectly with her gorgeous ivory & gold Oscar de la Renta shoes and crystal studded headpiece while Tianshu dazzled in his dapper blue...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Garden Party Bridal Shower

Bridal showers are quickly becoming one of my favorite things to document for my Brides. It is such a luxury to join my couples on their wedding journey for showers, rehearsal dinners, boudoir sessions and post-wedding sessions and events. Check out this incredible garden party bridal shower I...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Neo Gothic Bridal Editorial

I love this time of year. Fall is incredibly inspiring with all the changing colors, textures & chillier temperatures. Joanna, of Joanna B. Artistry, & I were so inspired by Fall that we decided to create a neo-gothic bridal editorial. Burgundy, Marsala, rich Pinot Noir, lush greens, lilac...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Our Wedding Stationery, Emily Rose Ink

One of my favorite wedding elements was our stationery, designed & created by my good friend Emily of Emily Rose Ink. When we first started discussing our vision, Dan & I talked a lot about how we wanted the stationery suite to be an experience in it of itself. Making the investment to do...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Wedding Shower Heirlooms

I was fortunate enough to have two bridal showers thrown for me before our wedding. This lovely shower, thrown by my Mom, also featured many tea-time elements like the one I had at DL Loft. Tea pots & cups decorated the tables along with beautiful flowers from May Floral. My Mom was sure to...Click HERE to see more of the magic»

Joanna’s Getting Ready Details

What an honor it was, to document my dear friend Joanna the morning of her wedding in Seattle, Washington. It was lovely to watch her interact with her Mother, Grandmother & new mother-in-law exchanging gifts, telling stories & getting glammed up! Shortly before getting her makeup done,...Click HERE to see more of the magic»