Colonial-Style Summer Celebration

Colonial-Style Summer Celebration

Guest Contributer: Becca Jones Becca is the head photographer for B. Jones Photography. Check out her site here. Vibrant Firs is a new wedding venue in Auburn, WA. It has a charming Colonial structure right by the lake, dock access, barn, gazebo, and 50 acres of land. Its exterior paint and front door design left a great impression on our first visit. As soon as we pull in the roundabout driveway, at the end of the brick path is the tiffany blue and white painted, column entrance. Along with the lake view, we immediately decide that we will be setting …

Retro Pastel Dreams

  I have a bone to pick with inventors.  You’ve had plenty of time and still haven’t come up with the technology I need!  Willy Wonka practically handed it to you on a silver platter, but do I see it in existence? No!  That’s right, I need Wonka Vision!  I want to be watching TV or looking at photos on the internet and be able to reach in and grab items.  Is that too much to ask?!  Today’s post is the perfect example of when I feel in desperate need of this technology.  Retro pastels, tutus, tea, macarons… it’s enough …

The Whiskey Table

  Sometimes to come up with a great event theme, all you need is the location.  Some venues serve as blank canvases on which to paint the look of an affair, but others come fully equipped with an undeniable atmosphere.  If you’re getting married at The Clubhouse on Queen Anne, then you’re certain to have a stunning vintage fete.  Add to that a love of the opulence of the Prohibition Era and you have yourself a Speakeasy night to remember.  A group of Seattle vendors teamed up to create such a stylish wedding and the results are flapper-tastic!  Photographer Irene …

Darcy’s Bride

  Hi, my name is Sam and I am a Austen-holic.  *Hi, Sam*  That’s right, I am an utter Jane Austen fanatic and read her classic tale Pride & Prejudice at least once a year.  And you know what? I’m not ashamed of it.  If loving Mr. Darcy is wrong, then I don’t want to be right!  So, you can imagine my utter delight (and unladylike squeals) when I saw today’s photos.  Photographer Gayle Driver introduces us to the special event designer behind this delightful shoot: This lovely Pride & Prejudice themed styled shoot was designed by my wonderful and …