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“Not only is Laurelyn an excellent photographer, but her easy going and friendly demeanor made our engagement photos a wonderful experience. She’s hard working, well-versed on everything wedding related, and always willing to go the extra mile for me and my fiancé. Her light hearted sense of humor coupled with her clear knowledge of lighting […]

Nov 1, 2015

Whitney + Michael // A Kind Review

Whitney + Michael // A Kind Review

“Not only is Laurelyn an excellent photographer, but her easy going and friendly demeanor made our engagement photos a wonderful experience. She’s hard working, well-versed on everything wedding related, and always willing to go the extra mile for me and my fiancé. Her light hearted sense of humor coupled with her clear knowledge of lighting […]

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Nov 1, 2015

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Well they certainly don’t call Chicago the Windy City for no reason, but Banafsheh + Virag could have cared less about the weather! They were so wrapped up in making the most of our time together, truly nothing else mattered but enjoying some kisses under the El train + snuggling together in their favorite spots. […]

Oct 29, 2015

The Windy City

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  After a busy summer, Camp Wed was a welcome chance for some rest + relaxation with wedding industry peers! It was the first annual (with hopefully many more to come) retreat hosted by the one and only Cherry Blossom Events. At a revamped summer camp called Camp Wandawega, over 30 of us packed into […]

Oct 6, 2015

Camp Wed // 3 Days at Camp Wandawega with Cherry Blossom Events

Camp Wed // 3 Days at Camp Wandawega with Cherry Blossom Events

  After a busy summer, Camp Wed was a welcome chance for some rest + relaxation with wedding industry peers! It was the first annual (with hopefully many more to come) retreat hosted by the one and only Cherry Blossom Events. At a revamped summer camp called Camp Wandawega, over 30 of us packed into […]

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Oct 6, 2015

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The first thing you might notice when you’re around Haley + Carl is that when they’re together, they can’t stop loving on each other. It’s part of who they are – the other person is part of themselves, and they’re constantly looking out for each other in any way they can. I couldn’t help but […]

Oct 1, 2015

Haley + Carl // Rustic + Elegant Retzer Nature Center Engagement

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“Laurelyn is truly one of the best photographers I have had the chance to work with. She has a natural eye for the best lightning and locales, not to mention an open mind for trying something new! My fiancee Troy and I are very passionate about sailing and we were able to incorporate this into […]

Sep 22, 2015

Julia + Troy // A Kind Review

Julia + Troy // A Kind Review

“Laurelyn is truly one of the best photographers I have had the chance to work with. She has a natural eye for the best lightning and locales, not to mention an open mind for trying something new! My fiancee Troy and I are very passionate about sailing and we were able to incorporate this into […]

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Sep 22, 2015

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1 // Consider the surrounding environment. Keep in mind the natural setting of your wedding venue, whether it’s a vineyard, an open field or garden, a forest, or a barn, and try to blend the style with what is organic to that area. If you can, work with a stylist or planner to hone in […]

Sep 11, 2015

How to Select Decor for Your Elegant + Relaxed Outdoor Wedding

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Christina + Jordan are getting married next month at Whistling Straights in Kohler, WI, and they are planning a rustic romantic + elegant day that I’ve been looking forward to since we first spoke early this year! We met for a session very near their home in downtown Chicago, at one of their favorite locations […]

Sep 7, 2015

Christina + Jordan // Skyline Engagement in Chicago, IL

Christina + Jordan // Skyline Engagement in Chicago, IL

Christina + Jordan are getting married next month at Whistling Straights in Kohler, WI, and they are planning a rustic romantic + elegant day that I’ve been looking forward to since we first spoke early this year! We met for a session very near their home in downtown Chicago, at one of their favorite locations […]

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Sep 7, 2015

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After our engagement session near their home, I’m even more looking forward to Ashton + Matt’s rustic, romantic wedding downtown at the Pritzlaff this fall! They have an ease about them – a way of making each other comfortable, loved, and confident all in the same moment. It was incredibly fun to watch them while […]

Aug 28, 2015

Ashton + Matt // Engagement Under a Willow Tree // Milwaukee, WI

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Kelsey + Bill chose one of the best session locations in the Milwaukee area, Retzer Nature Center, filled with open fields, forests, and picturesque trails overlooking the glacier-formed hillside country. It fits so well with their outdoor-loving personalities, as well as with their upcoming wedding venue near Spring Green – Sugarland Barn. These two native […]

Jul 30, 2015

Kelsey + Bill // Retzer Nature Center Engagement // Milwaukee, WI

Kelsey + Bill // Retzer Nature Center Engagement // Milwaukee, WI

Kelsey + Bill chose one of the best session locations in the Milwaukee area, Retzer Nature Center, filled with open fields, forests, and picturesque trails overlooking the glacier-formed hillside country. It fits so well with their outdoor-loving personalities, as well as with their upcoming wedding venue near Spring Green – Sugarland Barn. These two native […]

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Jul 30, 2015

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  After getting engaged in the Forbes Castle belonging to Beau’s family line in Scotland, Jamie + Beau quickly began planning their dream wedding in rustic, rural Wisconsin at the Farm at Dover. Jamie’s BHLDN gown + accessories complimented her perfectly, and these two surrounded themselves with loving family + friends as they said their […]

Jul 21, 2015

Jamie + Beau // The Farm at Dover, Outdoor Garden + Barn Wedding // Milwaukee, WI

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