I'm a wife, an artist, and a lover of dogs, rock music, and abstract art. I'm a Virginia girl with equal love for California sun and New York grunge. 
I see the most beauty in imperfect things. Ripped jeans. Asymmetrical art. Vintage everything. And a photo with a little girt and grain. I love things that are rugged and little bit off the beaten path. 










  Simple Elegance at Amber Grove Amber Grove offered  simple elegance to compliment the gown of Kim’s dreams. That simple elegance was on full display for her Amber Grove, bridal portraits as she donned a stunning Maggie Soterro design. It was “love at first sight” when Kim first spied “her” dress on another bride-to-be at Caryn’s […]

Jefferson Memorial Engagement Session Chris & Grace’s engagement session at the Jefferson Memorial was romantic but this story didn’t start with love at first sight. Grace pursued Chris in high school when he “truly wanted nothing to do with me at first.” Grace’s persuasiveness prevailed and she “eventually made him realize we were a perfect […]

VENUE | Our Lady of Hope DRESS | Ellie’s Bridal Boutique MUA & HAIR |  Salon Emage FLORIST | Blooms Reston RECEPTION | Woodlands at Algonkian PLANNER | Remembered Events with Amanda Tyner DJ | Marc Augenbraum DJ Services VIDEOGRAPHER |  Dalia Beshir CATERING |  Great Blue Heron Catering BRIDESMAIDS | Azazie GROOM | The Black Tux