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  • How to Prepare For and Execute a Photoshoot

    Hi!    One of my many goals with this website is to help you learn how to execute your vision.    I really would love to be a resource for you to turn to when you’re…

    April 3, 2018
  • Hydrangea Series:  Behind the Scenes

    As the wedding season heats up and I have found myself surrounded by flowers every weekend, I have been so looking forward to shooting the next flower series for our Fine Art Print collection. I have often been…

    April 26, 2017
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    In the Land of Jasmine: J.Crew Challenge

    Julia generously tagged me in the “J.Crew Challenge,” and sent me this lovely top to style.  Amidst the beauty of Charleston’s spring, where white Confederate Jasmine is in full bloom, it was easy to show…

    April 25, 2017
  • English Countryside Inspiration

    Will & I just returned from the most lovely wedding in Virginia with Rebecca Rose Events.   We drove up to Virginia from our home in Charleston, and while we were looking forward to some…

    April 24, 2017
  • Tea Party in Hampton Park

    We feel so lucky that Hampton Park is only a short walk from our home; we visit nearly every day.  The park is so quiet, well-maintained, and is constantly bursting with new color and floral inspiration. We…

    April 21, 2017
  • Tutorial: Moss-lined Hanging Baskets

    We were so excited to bring home some hanging baskets of bougainvillea last week.  I am really drawn to their sprawling nature and fantastic colors (I think we all are!). We decided to place the…

    April 18, 2017
  • Color Study: Celebrating Pink

    Continuing on from last week’s series, we’re celebrating pink color inspiration today with lots of vibrant hues.   I’ve gathered a few of my favorite pink items from around the house: the most delicious Peony scented…

    April 17, 2017
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    Colorful Easter Table

    Growing up, Easter was my favorite holiday (after Christmas).  My Mother always made such an effort to infuse the weekend with magic, arranging activities with dear friends and family that always featured an elaborate, fun…

    April 12, 2017
  • Dreamy Garden Flowers for Spring (Planting Project, P1)

    Will & I have been eagerly awaiting April, and the opportunity to re-plant our garden flowers for spring. Our winter flowers bloomed beyond our wildest expectations, particularly because neither one of us is naturally green-thumbed.  Encouraged…

    April 11, 2017