April, 2015

That’s what it feels like I am trying to do some days – I am single-handedly attempting to save the world. Now, somewhere deep down I realize that nothing I am doing in my day is THAT heavy, but I put enough pressure on myself to feel that way!

Don’t get me wrong – the work we are doing, no matter how mundane it can feel, IS important. Creatives have beautiful hearts and create amazing things and experiences, and I am proud to be one of them!! One of my favorite creatives Mary Marantz, reminded us of that at Creative @…

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Happy Tuesday, everyone! We are devoting a lot of our time this month to implementing all of the incredible knowledge we gained from the Creative at Heart Conference in March! Josh and I sat down Sunday evening to talk about one of the many lists we made during the conference. This particular list stems from Kat Schmoyer‘s closing talk, appropriately entitled Hard Work + Fairy Dust.

She had us list three big dreams, and then flesh out some realistic goals that would help us work toward those dreams. In comparing our dreams, we realized we had very similar ones listed,…

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This. Conference.

What an incredible, uplifting experience.  Kat Schmoyer of Dear Sweetheart Events is a true visionary, with a passion to change the trend of competition in the creative industry.  And she is doing it.  She, along with a whole crew of amazing and talented women, have started a movement to promote #communityovercompetition, and it is taking hold of hearts all over the country. (A big shoutout to Natalie Franke Hayes of Natalie Franke Photography, who wrote this blog post about overcoming comparison, and who has one of the most beautiful hearts I have ever known.)

This conference provided an…

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Last Wednesday, Morgan and Perkins of the famous vintage rentals company, Paisley and Jade, gave us an inside look at their showroom!!  Let me tell you guys, if you are anything like me, you have been seeing their pieces everywhere – in magazines, styled shoots, actual weddings…and drooling over them every time.  These ladies have curated an incredible collection of inventory.  Their furniture pieces are to DIE for, so beautiful in so many colors and styles!! I am partial to a set of emerald green love seats that you’ll see featured in our video recap.  I was shocked though – these…

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