Calligraphy Feature in Trendy Bride!

I am so excited – I have my first print feature! I was asked by Lotta from Mint Design back in the fall if I’d contribute calligraphy to a shoot that she had planned with Mariel Hannah Photography, and Trendy Bride just announced that it would be featured in their newest edition! Not only that…

What’s Your Mission Statement + Free Template

I have a mission statement that I created years ago, but it’s still so relevant to my life and business today. Every once in a while, I’ll go back and tweak things as needed, but I love having a detailed list of the values I hold dear in life.  Why should you create a mission statement?  Because. It…

Brian + Chelsea Featured on Style Me Pretty!

Brian and Chelsea’s wedding is featured on Style Me Pretty this week! Not a bad way to end 2014, don’t you think? Photography :: Candice Benjamin | Florals :: These Buds a Blooming | Venue :: El Encanto Hotel | Style Me Pretty Last year, before I transitioned my site over, Chelsea guest posted on A Charming Occasion’s blog. I…

Current Wedding Trend Alternatives :: Pt. 1

It’s no secret that I love weddings – I wouldn’t do what I do if I didn’t! But as a wedding planner and designer, I constantly have to think of the next best thing, and think outside the box. I always love looking at current trends, and finding alternatives. Sometimes they end up being the…

Real Wedding :: Evan + Lindsey

So, I have a pretty wedding for all of you today! Evan + Lindsey got married in Santa Barbara in October of this year, and it was the most perfect ending to my 2015 wedding season! I got to work with some amazing vendors, and they really were one of the sweetest couples I’ve ever…