BE the bride on your wedding day – A lesson learned

Lately I’ve been a bit bothered by all of the “How to create a wedding for $0 while living in a tree and going to school” and “3 Tips to ensure your wedding is flawless without a wedding planner or any reputable vendors” posts that I keep seeing.  It seems that every year during this season,…

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Waiting for Spring: A snowy winter shoot in Mammoth, California

I absolutely love winter. I think that puts me in a minority group but there is something about the snow and the crisp air and the wildness of winter that I adore. I’ve posted these images SO many times. I’m excited to share the story with you of this our snowy winter shoot in Mammoth,…

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Pantone-inspired editorial: Rose Quartz & Serenity

As we all anxiously await spring, what better time to share a beautiful March collaboration shoot filled with beautiful Spring elements?! I’m excited for you to see these images of our editorial featuring Rose Quartz and Serenity, the Pantone colors of 2016. Alex Thornton reached out to me in January 2016 about collaborating on a styled…

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“Cotton field romance” inspiration shoot at Sam Davis Home

My sweet friend, Amber Vongsamphanh of Lotus Blossom Photography, and I teamed up to produce a cotton field romance inspiration shoot at Sam Davis Home with a team of outstanding vendors. Amber, who took the lead on this shoot, had a very clear vision: cotton field, red-headed “bride”, dark fall blooms, and a love-story and…

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Green Door Gourmet wedding | Laura + Tyler

I could not ask for a more beautiful end to my 2015 wedding year than this:  This couple.  This bridal party.  This family.  Planning Laura and Tyler’s Green Door Gourmet wedding was such a treat. Design Inspiration From unique decor ideas to a a stunning color palette, these two pulled out all the stops and…

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King’s Chapel Wedding Floral Design in Arrington, TN | Emily + Paul

It was such an honor to work with Emily + Paul for their King’s Chapel Wedding. Our floral designs were a perfect match for the occasion. How I met the Bride and Groom Being a wedding industry professional is equal parts hard and rewarding. It’s hard to attract clients who want YOU and what YOU…

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Joy Thigpen and Wedding Styling 101

I love Instagram.  I have won contests, found workshops and made friends via Instagram.  On one particular boring day, I ran across a post from Once Wed asking for floral designers in the Atlanta area who might be interested in a project with Joy Thigpen.  I emailed expressing an interest but letting them know I…

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Kirstin + Ethan – Tomlinson Family Farm Fall Wedding

When MOB Linda sent me an email letting me know that another one of her beautiful daughters was getting married, I did a happy dance! This family is one of the sweetest and most kind-hearted families I have ever worked with. Designing her oldest daughter’s wedding was so much fun and I was excited to…

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Tuscan-inspired Wedding at Lilac Farms at Arrington Vineyard | Jillian + Eric

Jillian and Eric were planning a Tuscan-inspired wedding at Lilac Farms at Arrington Vineyard.  As a referral from a former bride, I was excited to meet these two and talk flowers for their vineyard wedding.  I couldn’t wait to share these beautiful images by Amber Smith of Smith Studios Photography. Tuscan-inspired Wedding at Lilac Farms at…

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