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Life Lately

Hi Interwebs! It’s a been awhile… to be quite honest I have been enjoying slow season. Going to clientView full post »

DIY Crystal Linear Chandelier {for the home}

I have to admit, this past January I have been having SO much fun buying things for and decorating my new condo! MaybeView full post »

Behind The Scenes | Ashleigh Taylor Photography 2011

Well folks…its December! The LAST MONTH OF 2011!!! Can someone explain to me how that happened?? This year seemedView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Wine Cork Decor

(image via My DIY Wedding Day) I have several brides getting married at wineries in 2012, and so I thought sharingView full post »

i <3 this: nutella hot chocolate

(image via the hungry house wife) By now everyone who reads my blog knows that I LOVE me some Nutella… and IView full post »

Inspired Idea | DIY Paper Roses

(image via DIY or Don’t) Ever since Lauren + Drew’s DIY wedding with handmade paper florals I haveView full post »

i <3 this: DIY succulent wreath

(image via prudent baby) When I was shooting Frances + Jared’s wedding at Sherman Library and Gardens, I noticedView full post »

Inspired Ideas | Pumpkins as Decor

(image via Adelyn Stone) With Halloween (my FAVORITE holiday) being just around the corner, I thought I would make myView full post »

i <3 this: home by novogratz

I have been watching a lot of HGTV lately and one show I am simply loving is Home By Novogratz!! The designs that RobView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Handkerchief Rosettes

(image via Eco Proper) I am super duper in love with these DIY Handkerchief rosettes by Eco Proper. Just look at howView full post »

i <3 this: homeland on showtime

By now everyone who reads my blog should know I am a HUGE fan of HBO and Showtime original programming. More so theView full post »

Inspired Ideas | Luminarias

(image via Martha Stewart Weddings) As a photographer I of course love LIGHT! So glowy aspects of wedding decor alwaysView full post »

i <3 this: breaking bad

Oh man, oh man!!!! I have been watching AMC’s Breaking Bad for several years now, and is it just me or does everyView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Papel Picado Flags

(image via green wedding shoes) I LOVE anything that adds color to a wedding! And any unique or unexpected detailsView full post »

i <3 this: tory burch caroline flats

(images via Nordstrom) I have always envied gals with Tory Burch flats. Mainly because my feet are SOOOOO small (aView full post »

Insipired Ideas | DIY Feather Boutonnieres + Corsages

(image via 100 layer cake) I love well done hand made details in weddings!! They make the wedding extra unique andView full post »

i <3 this: outfits with sailor stripes

(all images/outfits via Atlantic-Pacific) I am SOOOO in love with the whole sailor stripes trend that’s beenView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Tassel Garland

(image via green wedding shoes) One way to add a lot of color and pop to your wedding day decor is to stringView full post »

i <3 this: s'mores with nutella

(image via Simply Delicious) It is no secret that I LOOOOOOOVE Nutella. I mean really. I love the stuff and if itView full post »

Inspired Idea | Mexican Inspired Paper Flowers

(image via 100 layer cake) One wedding trend I have been loving the past two years are Mexican-inspired fetes! FromView full post »

i <3 this: gray, white, modern interiors

(image via The Hills) While perusing around on Pinterest, I stumbled across this GORGEOUS gray, white and yellowView full post »

Handmade Wedding Details on Etsy by (my bride) Lauren

So at this point I am sure y’all know who Lauren + Drew are! Their beautiful Santa Monica “art deco meetsView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Ribbon Chandeliers

(image via 100 Layer Cake) I love love love this super easy and very cute DIY project from 100 Layer Cake: DIYView full post »

i <3 this: pumpkin spice lattes

Fall is definitely my favorite season. Sure summer day’s by the pool or beach are great, but to me Fall stillView full post »

Inspired Ideas | Painted Vases

(image via style me pretty) A modern, hip trend in wedding decor is to have a cluster of small vases and flowerView full post »

i <3 this: tory burch riding boots

I was one of the very lucky ladies to snag these killer Tory Burch Riding Boots at The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale thisView full post »

Inspired Ideas | Farm Fresh Fruit Escort Cards or Table Numbers

(image via style me pretty) Sooo many of my brides have outdoor weddings, often with a farm/rustic feel. So when IView full post »

Introducing…THE PHUNKY BOOTH!

I am so excited to introduce this new service to my wedding clients. Its a Portrait Style Photo Booth which I haveView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Pinwheel Decor

I absolutely love hip, modern, crafty weddings. And one of my new favorite hipster decor trends is… Pinwheels!!!View full post »

FAQ: What’s In My Bag

I get asked a lot by both photographers AND clients what gear I use to photograph weddings, so I thought I’dView full post »

i <3 this: pink + orange interior decor

on the left: interior by the Novogratz via Coochicoos; on the right: DIY Union Jack Dresser by SouthernView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Favors: Retro Looking “Vinyl Records”

(image via Style Me Pretty) More and more I do not see couples giving out favors at weddings. Which, I totallyView full post »

FAQ – Choosing The Right Vendors For You {Part 2}

Welcome back! You’ve already read in PART 1 how to go about doing the initial research to finding the perfectView full post »

FAQ – Choosing The Right Vendors For You {Part 1}

Welcome to a new 2-part FAQ post series that addresses how to find that perfect wedding vendors for you! FindingView full post »

i <3 this : laura mercier creme brulee

Soooo… I want to share some things, not photography related, that I really love. Stuff that makes me giddy, wowsView full post »

Inspired Ideas | DIY Lighted Hearts Photo Prop

I was perusing through one of my favorite inspiration blogs, Hostess With The Mostess, when I came across this awesome View full post »