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Amanda Fitzsimmons

15 Jun | Amanda Fitzsimmons | No Comments

Did You Know that Your Photog Will Also Shoot Your Honeymoon!?

Okay so let’s break this down. The week after your wedding you are A. probably looking like the best version of yourself. The crunches paid off and the glow is still fresh and new. B. you are likely in one of the most spectacular locations you’ve ever been. And c. you are feeling THE LOVE. …

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10 Things Molly Sims Can’t Live Without

I met Molly a few years back when I interviewed her for AOL Build. Let me tell you a little about her. A. She is STUN.NING. Clearly, because she is a Super Model and all that. But also because her skin glows, her eyes sparkle and she smiles so authentically that you just know she’s …

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Romantic Beach Wedding Nestled in the Hampton Dunes

From Jainé at Brklyn View Photography… Meredith and Tyler’s wedding day started out with the brisk tail winds of a remaining hurricane. Luckily, though, blue skies prevailed and their outdoor beach ceremony ended up being Meredith’s dream come true! Nestled amongst the private beaches in the Hamptons, they exchanged vows in front of close friends and …

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Dolce & Gabana Was the Inspiration for this Gorg Wedding

If you took my personality and somehow translated completely into a wedding…this is what I would look like. The lovely photographer, Shannon Moffit, literally never disappoints but this little gem that she sent our way? Yeah, it’s like really good. A splash of modern, a splash of hippie, joy and love and FUN permeating every …

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Our $16K Gay Garden Party In Northern California

Sean, Yogi & Cameron, Recruiting Coordinator Sum-up of the wedding vibe: From church ladies in their Sunday best to bejeweled gender queer lads, our wedding was a gathering of the best adopted and biological family two boys can hope for. Planned budget: $15,000 Actual budget: $16,500 Number of guests: 58 LOCATION: San Rafael, California Where we allocated …

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Stylish, Fresh Engagement Session in Philadelphia Art Gallery

From Magdalena Studios… We photographed Katie and Tom’s engagement session in an art gallery in Philadelphia. Katie is a stylist at Free People, and Tom used to be in a band called The Starting Line. They are recently engaged, so we put together an engagement session collaboration with BHLDN and some really unique pieces along …

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Girly Meets Sophisticated in this 1930’s Houston Home

With today’s world of social media bombarding us with (what we deem) “perfectly” designed homes, it can feel a bit overwhelming on where to begin when making your own house a home. With the amount of time I’m on the scroll, I can absolutely attest. But I’ve learned that finding your own style is easiest …

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10 Dresses That Prove Bold + Bright is Beautiful

Can I make a confession? Although I’ll never really grow tired of neutrals, I’m kind of dying to see more color in the wedding fashion world… to see a shift where bold and bright challenge a sea of blush, weddings where brides rock a bright red dress or bridesmaids don beautifully rich blues. Not in …

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How Do I Confront My Bridesmaid Who’s Bad with Money?

Q: I asked my best friend to be my MOH right after I got engaged, and my first mistake was not asking her if she’d be able to travel to the wedding. We are getting married on the other side of the country, where my family lives, and my BFF seems excited for me and …

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The Most Stunning Place to Tie the Knot

We’ve featured weddings and inspiration shoots from all over thew world—New York to Paris, Kauai to Bali and everything in between. But today’s unassuming destination selected by Billy Folchetti, founder of Luxe Paris Events for this styled story, is always a refreshing sight. Billy says it best, “The elements that draw us to Morocco are simple—the …

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