Happy #Spring!! Although it may not feel like it yet I’m over here cheering the end of winter🙌🏻 Ready to say “see ya” to cold weather and jackets and drab winter clothes. I’ll happily replace you with pretty pastels and flowy dresses. Swap out boots for sneakers. Welcome the smell of rain, blooms, the world beginning to come back to life. My inspiration always seems to come back to life this season as well. To me, spring is knowing there’s something right around the corner, a #roadtrip out west or start of #weddingseason or other fun summer weekend plans! Oops did I already say summer? 🙈What are you looking ahead to?! Any exciting things on your radar?!
Remember that one time we played dress up with #Alpaca? Well I finally got around to blogging it! 👍🏻Featuring florals by @theflowermill.wi , a simple blush gown, and a special surprise moment! This fun, whimsy, inspiration shoot is sure to bring a smile! Link in bio! #happyfriday
We bought a #conversionvan yesterday! She may not be a vintage Volkswagen, or have a fixed-up like @joannagaines interior. She may instead be a #ford150 with wooden panels galore🤣but she’ll do! The ugliest, most prettiest van you ever did see and we love #freidathevan already! Freedom and #lifeontheroad, 25 days and counting! Photos in stories!
Snow, be gone & bring on the blooms!🌸 Last weekend’s wedding perfectly represented this in-between period of #winter to #spring. The bride’s floral inspiration designed by @theflowermill.wi mixed wintry blues and mint tones with springtime pops of peach and pinks. In the bride’s words her vision was the “past” of winter just beginning to melt away as the “future” spring breaks through, representing new life together. I don’t know about you but I think they blended the two together perfectly! What #season bride are you? Or are you a mix? ❄️🌷☀️🍂
The stunning bride, Elise💕 . . Dress: @casablancabridal via @thebridaleventappleton Veil: @noononthemoon.bridal Flower Comb: @theflowermill.wi Hair: @modifyhairstudio
Major strugglin this #mondaymorning , getting by on a baggy T, black coffee, and all the romantic springtime details of Elise + Ryan’s wedding day! 💕OH and the fact we get an extra hour of daylight! Who’s super pumped? #almostspring
Sneak peek of Elise & Ryan’s love-filled wedding yesterday! These two newlyweds are actually coworkers of mine, I’ll never forget when they first began dating, and all these mysterious bouquets of flowers would appear on Elise’s desk, for like weeks straight!! Maybe even months? I lost count😭 If one thing is certain it’s that Ryan always keeps her laughing & glowing, and it is so clear to anyone who knows them that they are each other’s perfect life partner. They are basically the real-life Jim & Pam #theoffice romance, and are freaking adorable! We’ll all be parting the office very soon, but I am so happy to have gained a friend in Elise and have played such an important part in their special day. Cannot WAIT to share more sneak peeks of this day!! Get ready!
A busy next month as I shoot two more weddings, leave my full time job, then pack up and immediately set off for a long road trip out west before full on wedding season begins in May! We’re buying a used conversion van and kinda just gonna wing it! We do have a few places on our list, including #zionnationalpark, seeing the Sequoias and redwoods, #napavalley and driving the California coast. We’ll be people watching in #Portland, and eventually heading up north through Washington and up to British Columbia. Then back down through Montana and #glaciernationalpark and the #badlands. Whew! We have never been out west before, and there is so much we could see! All you adventurers out there👋🏻, what are your recs/advice and must-sees!
Alex and Cody’s gorgeous winter #DIY wedding is now on the blog! Head on over to see all the pretty homemade details! Link in profile💙