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PNW Wedding Photographer sharing tips to make your day stress free, and love stories to inspire you to make your wedding be a reflection of you! 

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Getting engagement photos taken is a special time for any couple. But, how do you pick what to wear? In this guide, I’ll take you through some of my favorite engagement session outfits. I’ll touch on all the seasons and you’ll find some engagement session tips in there, too!

Engagement Session Outfit Guide

So, you’re engaged. Now what? Wedding planning can wait: take some time to soak it up First off, congratulations! It’s not every day you become someone’s fiancé, so celebrate! Really. Take some time to yourselves and enjoy the now. There will be plenty of time to plan (and dream) later on! If you want to […]

Top six wedding planning ideas to focus on after you’re engaged

Your family session is coming up soon, but you’re not sure how to plan outfits for your entire family? I’m here to give you tips on what to wear! This outfit guide will assist you in creating the perfect color palette based on the season. Having these pictures to look back on will be so […]

Family Photos – Picking the Perfect Outfits

Having a first look is such a big decision when it comes to planning your wedding! I want all of my couples to have the day they dreamed of! If you’re trying to decide whether to have a first look or not.. I’ve listed the pros of having a first look and waiting until the […]

Should I have a First Look at My Wedding?

Congratulations on your engagement! The first thing you should do is, CELEBRATE!! ✨ Seriously being engaged is such an exciting time that’ll go by so quickly! Now that you’ve done that, you can officially start planning your special day! You’ve probably dreamed of your wedding day for most of your life, but I’m here to […]

The Ultimate Guide for Newly Engaged Couples

Choosing the right wedding vendors for your special day can be hard and complicated. I’ve gathered up a few of my favorite vendors in the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene area to make it easy for you! You’ll find florists, caterers, hair and makeup artists, and more! So let’s get right into it! Florists 1. Anthesis […]

Wedding Vendors in Spokane & Coeur d’Alene

From attending and photographing over 50 weddings, I’ve learned a thing or two, which is good news for my couples because I will share all my Pinterest experiences with you to make your day run smoothly. Here are some aspects I take into consideration when building a custom wedding timeline: Hire a Coordinator Investing in […]

How to Create a Stress-Free Wedding Timeline