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  This light, bright, and airy brand photoshoot for Jess, XO was such a joy to shoot! Jess is a copywriter who works so deeply with clients to pull out the words they never dreamed could possibly describe their brand. She helps clients discover their brand voice, write full website copy, and can even help […]

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I’d been thinking about my word of the year all through December and while several words came to mind, “space”, “growth”, “learn”, and the ever-elusive “balance”, none quite seemed to fit all I was looking to encompass in this new year. I craved a word that allowed me to create space between my business and […]

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Let me introduce you to… …Bailey from Love Fern Design Studio! She is a wonderfully talented calligrapher and has been running her wedding stationery biz on the side while working full time as a nurse! She reached out to me in August looking to create a more cohesive look for her company and wanted to […]

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We’re down to the last three months in 2018 and I am all geared up to hit those last few mega goals I set at the beginning of the year. I started with a list of 8 business goals I wrote out in January and we have already met 6 out of the 8! But, […]

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This delicate, heartfelt, & adventure-inspired brand is finally pouring out from the folders on my desktop and making it’s way onto the blog! Devin and I worked together this summer to create a brand that not only reflects the style of her stunning photography, but visually brings to life her personality and allows potential clients […]

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I am so excited to finally unveil this modern, yet playful brand we’ve poured so much heart into! There is seriously nothing better than launch week; and Jess, the amazingly talented lady behind Jess, XO, is reveling in all the much-deserved glory! Jess and I started working together this summer to create a strong visual […]

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This Shop at Bash photoshoot was seriously so fun and honestly THE BIGGEST shoot I’ve ever done! Kari and I had worked together before for a modeled t-shirt mockup shoot, so when she had an entirely new line of products launching she reached out again for another shoot! She sent over the largest box of […]

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Last weekend we headed on a mini road trip 5 hours north to St. Augustine, Florida, the oldest city in the U.S. The original point of the trip was to attend our good friend’s wedding, but when we did a little digging on the city, and realized there were so many things we’d love to […]

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When doing my research on cameras and whether to get a new DSLR or stick with my mirrorless, I also wanted to know what qualified a camera to be a “good” camera. How could I easily compare the thousands of cameras that exist and make sense of all of the stats listed with each? I […]

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What’s the difference between a DSLR camera and a mirrorless camera? I have to be honest; I was wondering this for a really long time and always just assumed that because my camera, a mirrorless camera, was smaller that it was inferior. So instead of sitting in this awful confusing insecurity, I put my head […]

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