Family formals are often described as the most stressful part of a wedding day, but today I’m here to tell you they don’t have to be!! With some planning and a little effort, it’s totally possible to make this part of your day a breeze. Read on for my best tips for family formals!! 1.       […]

Tips for Family Formals on your Wedding Day

I cannot believe it’s already September!!! Before we bid summer goodbye and whip out the fall decor and chunky sweaters, I just *had* to share my favorite photo session of the season. If you’ve been following along on Instagram, my associate Lauren and I have been gifting summer couples’ sessions to spark joy in these […]

Elise and Mike’s Summer Anniversary Session

I LOVE meeting new people. I’m a total extrovert and my heart is happiest when I’m making genuine connections with other humans. (I’m that weirdo who makes friends on vacation and still keeps up with them on social media 10 years later!) Yet there’s one question that creeps into almost any conversation, that our society […]

My Least Favorite Question

You’ve spent countless hours searching for the PERFECT white dress. You’ve scoured Pinterest and every showroom in town. You’ve likely dropped thousands of dollars on “the one”. Then, you’ve scheduled multiple fittings to make sure the thing fits like a glove. Sheesh!! By the time your wedding day rolls around, that dress has become a […]

Why it’s OK if your Wedding Dress gets Dirty

Are you all ready for the one that’s sure to check all your dream wedding boxes?? Emily and Russ’s wedding is featured today on Festival Brides and you won’t wanna miss it!! The theme of their wedding was woodsy boho which complimented the venue Walker’s Overlook perfectly. The day was total goals from start to […]

Emily and Russ Maryland Estate Wedding

Click here to snag your seat! Oh, friends!!! I feel like it’s Christmas Eve. OK I know it’s August and the holidays are still far away, but that’s the level of anticipation currently bubbling inside of me at today’s special announcement!! What could possibly be that exciting, you ask?? Today Lindsey Taylor and I are […]

Introducing: The Bespoke Workshop

Let me tell you all about this day!!! Kyle and Kurt just might be the CUTEST and most photogenic boys I’ve ever seen. We spent a summer afternoon together in St. Joseph, Michigan on a gorgeous private rooftop. The setup was boho perfection and featured florals by Molly and Clover and stunning macrame by Mari […]

Kurt and Kyle’s Rooftop Couples’ Session

October 19 marked one of my favorite days of 2019 because it’s the day that Joy and Tim were MARRIED!!! From the moment the day began, Joy was teary-eyed and full of happiness to be marrying her best friend. Her emotions were SO telling of the immense love she has for Tim and for both […]

Joy and Tim’s Chicago Botanic Garden Wedding

Chicago wedding at Company 251 photographed by Rachael Kazmier of Grey Garden Creative. Featured in 100 Layer Cake.

Crystalline Chic Wedding Inspiration at Company 251

I can’t believe it’s been a year already since I said “I’m going for it” and jumped in feet first to life as a full-time entrepreneur. I started this biz with no formal training… just a Craigslist camera, a big dream, and a willingness to put in the work! It’s been a whirlwind of a […]

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