You are engaged. Congratulations! That’s right, you said yes and you could not be more excited! You just secured your venue for your wedding day, booked your photographer, and officially have a wedding date! …now what? Sound familiar? I know firsthand how overwhelming wedding planning can become. You say yes and suddenly everything is a blur. […]

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Save the Date Maker by Basic Invite

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Don’t Let COVID-19 Get You Down Planning a wedding can be stressful. Planning a wedding during an International pandemic can make you want to pull your hair out. That’s right– I said it…and I get it, I really do. My own wedding day is in June and I can fully relate. Before you have full […]

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Wedding Planning During COVID-19

Maybe you’ve never said it, but I’m sure you’ve heard someone at some point say, “Maybe we should just elope.” I get it. I do. Being engaged is exciting and fun. Wedding planning is stressful and can be overwhelming. The wedding day can get expensive. Before you decide to ditch the formalities of the day […]


Should I Just Elope?

Get Your Party Started Today Looking to add a little life to the party? Look no further than the Studio 1534 photo booth. Didn’t know we have a photo booth? No worries. While we promise not to hold it against you. We do however promise good times, laughter, and a one-of-a-kind fun experience for all […]


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Hooray! You have made it to the fourth blog post in my wedding planning tips series! If you are just tuning in, this is a small series on the blog about my own wedding planning experience. I hope that my story will help inspire you and give you a few tips and tricks to tryout […]

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So You’re Planning A Wedding #4

GARDEN OF THE GODS – COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO On my recent trip to Colorado I spent three full days exploring Colorado Springs. I visited parks, hiked trails, and of course ate my fair share of delicious food (hello Denver Biscuit Company and Frozen Gold)! On my second day in the city I took a drive […]


Heavenly Views at Garden of the Gods

LOST GULCH- BOULDER, COLORADO Every once in awhile it’s good to step back and take a break. You know, just get away from it all and escape the distractions of life. For me, an escape from the ordinary always leaves me feeling refreshed and full of creativity. I spent the last week adventuring in Colorado. […]


Adventure Meets Love at Lost Gulch

Welcome to the third blog in the wedding planning series! If you’ve just tuned in, this series on the blog is a record of my experience planning my own wedding. I hope that my experience helps you with your own wedding planning and leaves you feeling inspired. Ok, ready for the latest update in my […]

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So You’re Planning A Wedding #3

Spring is here. The flowers are in bloom and I am loving these late May Indiana sunsets! Sunset sessions are my all time favorite…


Sunshine on the Wilbur Wright Trails

Anthony first knew Katie was “the one” upon meeting her. He says, “Katie was so shy when I first met her. I knew she…

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