Which came first, the chicken or the egg? Honestly, we may never know. And, in the list of great mysteries that will plague us for generations to come, we must also ask… Which came first, the dress or the venue? The truth is, it’s different for every single bride. I’ve been dreaming of my perfect […]

February 21, 2022

How to Coordinate your Wedding Dress with your Venue


“True love is like little roses, sweet, fragrant in small doses.” — Ana Claudia Antunes Picture it, boy meets girl. Boy asks girl out, five times, girl says yes. Boy and girl date long distance for over a year and then boy and girl move in together. Boy and girl go on vacation and boy […]

February 13, 2022

Cassie & Derek 5/15/2021


It’s that time of year again. There are some things that a girl can just count on in February: lots of pink and red outfits in my “for you” feed, at least one snow event, and love stories (even if they aren’t my own). Since I’m currently curled up on my couch waiting for the […]

February 8, 2022

Best First Kiss


“So This Is Love” – Cinderella Some days are just made to be fairy tales. For Megan & Pieter, September 11, 2021 was one of those days. The prince and princess of this love story were married on a perfect early fall day in Lexington, VA. The bride wore a quintessential ballgown complete with Cinderella […]

January 29, 2022

Megan & Pieter 9/11/2021


  For just a moment in time, we were just a boy and a girl, running and laughing in the rain on our wedding day. – Author: Mia Sheridan They say April showers bring May flowers, but Carrie & Colton’s April 2021 wedding brought both showers and flowers. The unexpected rain meant some adjustments to the […]

January 20, 2022

Carrie & Colton 4/24/2021


Oh, the dreaded, but what do I wear question. Honestly, anytime I get invited to any sort of event (even as simple as dinner out with friends), my mind instantly starts scanning my closet and putting together possible outfits. But when it comes to a wedding, someone else’s big day, I can sometimes get so […]

January 11, 2022

What to Wear to My Best Friend’s Wedding


“Through periwinkle moments on unremarkable days, hope blossoms.” – M, Cumulus Life, In This Moment We recently looked back at some of our favorite emotional photos of 2021, now it’s time to look forward to what 2022 will bring. While there’s always uncertainty as we enter a new year, we believe the uncertainty brings with […]

January 3, 2022

Pantone Color of 2022 – Very Peri


As 2021 comes to a close, we’re taking some time to reflect on our favorite memories from the year. And perhaps it’s because we’ve overdosed on Hallmark movies, but we’re feeling drawn to the “emotional” moments of 2021. So, take a walk down [2021] memory lane with us as we look back at some of […]

December 28, 2021

The Best of 2021


They say the best lovers are also best friends. Quintel & Rahima met at work in 2013 and became the best of friends. When Quintel left for basic training in the Air Force, they decided to take their relationship a step further. Rahima spent the time Quintel was away getting to know his family and […]

December 16, 2021

Quintel & Rahima 4/3/2021


Weddings bring endless special moments, but they can also bring stress. Because of the time crunch and the number of people involved, family portraits can sometimes be the most stressful part of the day. But they don’t have to be. With a little pre-planning and help, this part of your wedding can be as seamless […]

December 10, 2021

Tips For Taking The Best Family Photos At Your Wedding