Bright Blooms and Brunch in the Virginia Countryside

Beautiful flowers, brunch, and a horse . . . alright, I’m sold. My latest styled shoot took place at one my favorite venues, Shadow Creek, in Purcellville, Virginia. With beautiful rolling hills, and cows peacefully grazing it is an idyllic backdrop. Cameron of Well Dunn Catering and I collaborated on the idea of an amazing brunch spread…

Amanda & Joe – Springfield Manor

  Amanda & Joe’s Springfield Manor wedding took place on a gorgeous day in June. The lavender fields were at their peak and the newlyweds were able to get amazing images captured by Kirsten Smith Photography. The day was filled with so much love from a special mother-daughter dance to the Gilmore Girls theme song…

Fall Styled Shoot at Plant Masters

With fall right around the corner, I am getting inspired by reminiscing about our fall styled shoot out at Plant Master’s farm. You can see all 4 seasons of the shoot here.  Filled with rustic autumn blooms, the harvest of fall vegetables and mini pies, this shoot really makes me want to curl up with…

Lindsay & Sean – Chevy Chase, MD

Lindsay & Sean’s wedding was a day full of love. They wed at Blessed Sacrament Church and had an intimate reception at Sean’s family home in Chevy Chase, MD. Lindsay wanted romantic spring colors at her wedding which was achieved in her flowers designed by Petals by the Shore, that had shades of white, blush,…

Celebrating American Grown Flowers Week at M&M Plants

In honor of American Grown Flower’s week, Kelly of Petals by the Shore and myself threw a party at M&M Plants in Dickerson, MD to celebrate.  Buying local and American grown flowers is a pretty amazing thing. Not only are you helping the local economy and small businesses you are getting a superior product without…

Claire & Bob – Coleman Hall & Cannon Green

A spring wedding in Charleston, South Carolina sounds like a dream, right. Well, let me tell you . . . it absolutely is. Claire and Bob are an incredibly kind and fun couple and I had the pleasure of planning their Charleston wedding. The ceremony took place at the beautiful Coleman Hall with a reception following at…

Bright Blooms at Shepherd’s Hey Farm

Styled shoots are good for the creative soul, especially when it includes 4 legged friends and bright blooms. Bright American grown flowers were set amongst the bucolic fields of Shepherd’s Hey Sheep farm for my most recent styled shoot. Shoot highlights include sheep and poodles with flower crowns, king proteas, an RGE farm table and…

Bridget & Josh – Springfield Manor

Even though I am currently in the South Carolina heat, Team RGE are getting prepared for our lovely Fall brides. One of my loveliest couples ever, Bridget & Josh had a beautiful fall wedding at Springfield Manor. Shades of blue, fabric draping by Fabrications, sunflowers and earthly elements including miniature pine trees and succulent favors…

American Grown Flowers at the First Lady’s Luncheon

I was so honored to spend time with my flower friends as a volunteer to assist with the floral decor for the Congressional Club’s First Lady’s Luncheon. See what happens when 18,000 stems of American grown flowers arrive in D.C. for a luncheon to honor First Lady Melania Trump. The floral experience was written about in Florists’…

Nautical Boho at the Annapolis Maritime Museum

I love the water. Being by it, looking at it, being in it, is pure bliss, maybe it’s the Aquarius in me. When Joy of Joy Michelle Photography reached out to me to start brainstorming our next collaboration (completely in love with our Coradetti shoot) and mentioned a waterfront Annapolis location, I was hooked. See…

Angela & Andy – Sagamore Pendry Hotel Baltimore Wedding

Angela & Andy were one of the kindest couples I have had the honor to work with! Their big day was planned in 2 months with a traditional Catholic ceremony and the reception taking place, as the very first wedding at the Sagamore Pendry Hotel in Baltimore. The wedding colors of green and gold were showcased…

Summer at Plant Master’s Farm

Even though it isn’t officially summer, it’s June and my mind is already dreaming of sunny days at the beach and porch sitting. Summer is the next season to be featured in the “Year of Local Flowers” shoot from Plant Master’s farm.  Due to this shoot and spending more time with my “flower friends” I…