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Fashion Model Friday

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Jessica before our dream team got a hold of her! Happy Friday 🙂  I wanted to give you guys a sneak peek of our latest fashion shoot!  Jessica was an absolute doll to work with and I have a feeling these pictures will definitely help to launch her dream career in modeling. Photography-  David Hartcorn […]

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Pinterest

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From their site: “What is Pinterest? Pinterest is a social catalog service. Think of it as a virtual pinboard — a place where you can post collections of things you love, and “follow” collections created by people with great taste.”  You can “pin” any image, from any website. The best thing about it is once you pin […]

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Vendor Etiquette 101: Response Time

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  A tip to wedding pros: you should respond to emails/calls within 24 hrs, no exceptions!   Even if you just send a short message that lets the sender know that you received the message and will be back in touch later when you can devote your attention to the response they need.  This was drilled into me during […]

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Fashion Model Makeover

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Remember this photo from our sneak peek of Rachel’s model for a day shoot?  Well, we now have a few more photos to share from her other two looks that we styled! Loving the attitude!  Doesn’t she look like the next cover of TEEN VOGUE? before – test shot Recap: Strawberry Milk Events is thrilled […]

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Thoughts on Branding

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As you know, good branding is invaluable.  I’ve been asked by several people in the wedding industry lately about how I came up with a strong brand for Strawberry Milk.  The truth is, I feel very blessed that it all came together rather effortlessly – I didn’t sit down one day and brainstorm what I […]

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Wedding for Two – Pt. II

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If you missed Part I, catch up here first! Note the gorgeous Kate Middleton-esque wedding ring… An intimate reception for two – English Rose Garden did a beautiful job on the florals. Cake for two – by the amazing Maggie Austin.  The hand-rolled rosettes took 13 hours alone! And those realistic peach flowers are made of pure […]

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Wedding for Two – Pt. I

Category: DC

When I first met with Ann and she explained to me their idea of an over-the-top secret elopement, I knew I had to be involved in this ultra-romantic affair.  Because none of their friends and family were to know about it, I was really the only one Ann could bounce ideas off of and get […]

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Fashion Model Friday

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Strawberry Milk Events is thrilled to collaborate with David Hartcorn Photography on the launch of their new fashion photography packages.  If you’ve always wondered what it would be like to get glammed up and pretend you’re on the set of Vogue, here’s your chance.   DHP is offering “Model for a Day” to those who […]

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Photo of the Month

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Spotted this swoon-worthy picture over on Style Me Pretty and it made my heart flutter a little.  The muted colors, the composition, the landscape – way too gorgeous not to repost.  I think what I love most about this picture is how it’s styled and framed so perfectly in such a beautiful and natural setting. […]

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Sweet on St. Michaels

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Katie and Mike are such a cute all-American couple with the quintessential hometown love story. Their families live just miles apart in the charming town of St. Michaels – a little island on Maryland’s eastern shore where Katie grew up. While they both live in Annapolis now, they are still very close with their families […]

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London in Love

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Photo Credits:  Delightfully Engaged, Segerius Bruce, World Tourism Place, Masterfile, Sodahead Our inspiration board in honor of the royal wedding tomorrow!  The first image (one of our favorites) is from a fabulously fun photoshoot featured on Delightfully Engaged blog – visit their site to check out the rest of the amazing pictures! Will you be […]

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Meg + Alan’s Love takes Flight

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Happy Friday pretties!  Anyone who knows me knows that I’m a big fan of vintage style and I absolutely LOVE to travel.  So imagine how excited was I when one of my brides told me she wanted to combine the two into her upcoming wedding!  Alan, the groom-to-be, is a flight test engineer…so incorporating planes […]

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Red + White Inspiration

It seems people embrace the color red more often during the latter part of the year – first with the changing of the leaves during fall and Thanksgiving, usually paired with caramel and burnt oranges.  Then comes Christmas where our beloved red shares the stage with emerald green.  The holidays are shortly followed by Valentines […]

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It’s my party + I’ll cry if I want to…

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Happy Monday darlings!  Today officially marks the anniversary of my birth and this is the first year that getting older is starting to not be so fun anymore.  Albeit we celebrated over the weekend with some fun distractions (cirque du soleil, cherry blossom tea at the Willard, a little trip to VA for dinner with […]

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Glitz and Glam: Lofty Inspiration

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When I spotted this dreamy photoshoot designed by Elissa Keno and photographed by Kellie Kano over on Elizabeth Anne Designs, I almost asked someone to pinch me.  Absolutely loving the girly, airy color palette of shell pink, ivory, bronze, gold and a whole lot of glitter.  The designer stole this straight out of my fluffy, […]

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DC Welcome Basket Ideas

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After traveling so far to support your union, there’s nothing nicer for guests than checking into a hotel and finding some thoughtful (and tasty) goodies.  After one of our DC brides asked us for welcome basket suggestions for her out of town guests, we decided to make it a blog post topic just incase there […]

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Designer Spotlight: Maria Lucia Hohan

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The MLH Atelier Pleats, bows and mousseline…oh my!  When I stumbled across some wedding dresses by Romanian designer Maria Lucia Hohan it was love at first sight.  The vintage touches, the ethereal romance, the ultra feminine details…the whole collection just captured me.  Surprisingly, they are very reasonably priced – most bridal gowns under 700 euros. And […]

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DC Welcome Basket Ideas

Category: DC, Wedding Shoes

After traveling so far to support your union, there’s nothing nicer for guests than checking into a hotel and finding some thoughtful (and tasty) goodies.  After one of our DC brides asked us for welcome basket suggestions for her out of town guests, we decided to make it a blog post topic just incase there […]

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