Archive for August, 2012

20 Aug 2012

Nyky and Lacrederick

Nyky and Lacrederick were married last November at the historic Cavalier Hotel in Virginia Beach, and their reception was held at the Cavalier Beach Club across the street.  It was a beautiful and unforgettable event, with a lot of fun details!  (Nyky was our first bride to wear a colored reception dress!)  Their wedding was recently published on Essence, and I wanted to share it again here because it was so much fun to be a part of! Check out Nyky and Lacrederick’s beautiful love story, and more images from their wedding day on Essence.  Be sure to view the...
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13 Aug 2012

Trisha + Brian

Trisha and Brian were married on the property of the historic Cavalier on the Hill in Virginia Beach in June, and it was such a beautiful event! The Cavalier Hotel serves as one of the most well known reception venues in Hampton Roads, and it made the perfect foundation and backdrop for this couple’s wedding and reception. When I first met Trisha and Brian I was quickly drawn to their fun loving personalities and of course their admiration for one another.  One thing that they were quick to point out is how much they loved their dog Diesel, and that he...
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05 Aug 2012


Braids have made their way into a lot of hairstyles this year, and honestly, I’m loving it!  There are so many different looks that its hard to get bored with braids!  A single braid can turn an everyday messy bun into a beautiful updo in minutes!  Whether you’re thinking about incorporating braids into your wedding day or everyday look, here are a few tips, tricks, and pics to get you started! Ready to give it a whirl?  Here are some simple braids to start with: Ready for some more challenging braids?  Check out this awesome website, composed of 9 great...
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