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If you’re a bride, I’m sure you’ve been pinning wedding gowns on your Pinterest board, and once you’re ready to shop for your dream dress, it’s so exciting! Find a few bridal gown shops near you and schedule appointments. And don’t forget to ask a couple of close friends or family to attend with you.  […]

Best Practices for Wedding Dress Shopping

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The fall tones + cozy vibes of this wedding made it so lovely, despite a rainy weather day. The bride (Marissa) runs a wedding sign and calligraphy side business, so all of the beautiful signs and custom touches are made by her! I tagged her business in the vendor highlights below, and really suggest checking […]

Marissa + Matt | 10·30·21

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Nicole & Caleb had a rainy yet gorgeous wedding day. They came prepared with clear umbrellas which allowed for some outdoor portraits, and they were so kind as the plans changed and ceremony was inside instead of outside like they hoped for. I feel like I’m horrible at sharing reviews, but I want to share […]

Nicole + Caleb | 10·3·21

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I love all my clients, but this wedding was definitely a favorite to be a part of in 2021 because Emily and I have been best friends since we were kids. My husband and I introduced her and Connor and watched their relationship from the early stages, so it was truly a privilege to play […]

Emily + Connor | 7·3·21

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Lavender is my favorite color, so I was a big fan of the purple touches in this lavender & Rae Dunn themed wedding. Caitlin & Matthew were blessed with beautiful summer weather for their early afternoon ceremony and reception. This wedding was filled with fun, personal touches, including coffee bean favors, ceremony prayer stones, and […]

Caitlin + Matthew | 6·5·21

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Brittany and Dylan had vision for a new ceremony spot here at Hawks Nest, and I’m so thankful that they did! It turned out so gorgeous and now I recommend it regularly to clients that I meet with. Their wedding felt like it could’ve been taken from a magazine for a rustic, fall, Kentucky wedding. […]

Brittany + Dylan | 10·2·21

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What a sweet end-of-summer wedding! Tatum & Caleb are such a fun couple, and I knew their wedding day would be a fun one too. They had a HUGE bridal party, but you could tell that they are so loved by their friends and family.

Tatum + Caleb | 8·7·21

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When Daphne & Conner first contacted me about having their wedding at Hawks Nest, they were still living in California and actually booked our venue over a FaceTime call. I was so honored that they trusted us with their wedding and loved the venue from our iPhones, but anxiously awaited the day where they could […]

Daphne + Conner | 10·17·21

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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I thought it would be fun to share some gift recommendations for your significant other! I think these gifts are great, budget friendly gifts that would certainly show your fiance or spouse how much you love them. And if you’re last minute, many are linked to Amazon (with […]

Valentine’s Day Gift Guides

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Choosing a wedding date can be an overwhelming choice. What if ______ is busy that day and can’t come? What if it’s too cold in that time of year for the outdoor ceremony I want? What if _________?

Instead of getting overwhelmed but the what if’s, here’s three things to ask yourself as you narrow down your wedding date.

3 Tips on Choosing a Wedding Date