‘galentine’s day’ celebration

With February 14th reserved for your beau you have no excuse to forget Galentine’s Day: the day you get to celebrate your female friendships! The concept was first coined on the sitcom Parks and Recreation when Amy Poehler’s character Leslie Knope explains what exactly Galentine’s Day is: “Every February 13th, my lady friends and I […]

a styled proposal

HOW THEY MET: (from the groom-to-be, Sean) –  “Mollyann and I met briefly during college yet our love story did not begin until after college. Our service fraternity held an annual semiformal that we both decided to attend without dates. We reconnected that night and spent the evening talking and dancing until finally we exchanged […]

natural outer banks beach wedding

From Amanda Hedgepeth Photography – “The Outer Banks is home to 37,000 permanent residents a year, but it brings in a quarter of a million WEEKLY in the summer for tourist season! There is a reason we see license plates all the way from places like Canada, New York and Ohio…this place is magical. When […]

british mountain wedding inspiration

From Sarah: “For this styled shoot, we envisioned a British Groom marrying an American Bride at a family lodge set in the mountains of North Carolina. Keeping British traditions in mind, it was important to keep a classic feel in the rustic setting. Using a palate of copper, navy, and champagne with glimpses of deep […]

a moody and romantic boudoir session

From Live View Studios – “During The Film Gathering, an intimate retreat for film photographers held in the mountains of North Carolina, we paired up with Michelle Wright Events to create an intimate bridal boudoir that evoked a warm and moody feel, perfect for winter when the temperatures outside have us seeking the cozy shelter […]

bridal boudoir – morning of the wedding

The morning of your wedding is the build up to your big day. All your nearest and dearest are around you and you have to try your best to stay calm. Emily put together this beautiful shoot to capture those cherished moments of the calm before the storm. From Emily: “Inspired by the French confidence […]