“Frozen” Ceremony and Reception Inspiration!

Let it go, let it go, can’t hold it back anymore! If you loved the “Frozen”-themed bridal and bridal party styles, you’ll love these tips on styling your reception and ceremony after the award-winning Disney spectacular! I have a few tips for this theme for you Virginian brides. First of all, the venue. Since this […]

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Changing your Name after The Marriage

Many brides will decide to take their husband’s last name after marrying. We ran across this company that makes the process easy… The Name Change Kit   From Miss… to Mrs. without the hassle! What is the New Bride Name Change Kit? The Official New Bride Name Change Kit is a complete name change kit […]

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Confessions of a Love-A-Holic

Ladies!!! I love the idea of love. Ever since I was a little girl I would watch as many romantic movies as I could, watching beautiful and lasting relationships form over a two hour span. I watched my parents as I grew and saw the love they shared. Now, I am a wedding photographer and […]

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Bridal Lingerie

Part of completing any outfit is what is worn underneath. Proper undergarments provide smooth lines and support so that your clothes look the best they can. Also, lingerie has the effect of  adding an extra spring in your step! The feeling of something pretty hidden underneath your clothes brings a look full circle, and can be […]

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Wedding Cake Alternatives

Couples are looking beyond the traditional idea of tiered wedding cakes and putting their own spin on wedding reception desserts. The big day is a reflection of both the bride and groom’s personality and redefining their wedding cake while adding their own eclectic touch is a great way to show that. Alternatives to wedding cakes […]

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Your engagement…your pictures!

As a photographer I know that we have limits as of what we can do for a bride and groom. Both the bride and the photographer has their own vision about how our pictures should turn out. There is a difference between limitations and control over a photo shoot. Recently I have had brides coming […]

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The Pro’s and Con’s of DIY

Ladies, When you get engaged it is an amazing time full of smiles and maybe some happy tears. You get to tell your family and friends that you and your now “fiancee” are getting married! Life is good…until it’s time to start planning and you realize something…you have a budget! How many of you have […]

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MeeksMakes- Origami Flowers for your Hair

Recently spotted among bridal trends are decorative head-wear pieces. Whether it be a jeweled headband, tiara, or colorful hair clips, brides have been opting for subtle details without a traditional veil. Creator and designer of MeeksMakes, Tomiko Tamashiro, has brought the world of accessories something new and exciting; origami flower crowns and clips to be worn on any special day or throughout […]

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Decoding Wedding Dress Codes

It is always exciting to get a wedding invitation to a friend’s big day. But deciding what is appropriate to wear can leave even the most stylish wedding guest feeling a little flustered. We’ve compiled a guide to decoding common wedding dress codes and included a few tips for what to wear even if there […]

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