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Gretchen

Coachella Wanderlust Destination Session

February 27, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Wanderlust: a strong desire or impulse to wander or travel and explore the world An irresistible desire to travel to understand one’s very existence This is the Destination Shoot we did last summer with my amazing senior girls Megan, Nicole, Hailey, Angelle, and Jillyan! From the Coachella stylized wardrobe, to the amazing conceptualized hair a...
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Prom Dress! Rent a designer gown!

February 18, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Did you know that you can RENT a dress for Prom? Can you believe that more than one of these gorgeous dresses worth $1,300 --- and you can rent it for only $26 (after using my discount!)?!?!? I've rented from Rent The Runway 3 or 4 times for special events and I have LOVED the experience! You get a back up size, in addition to the one you order,...
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Jillyan - Lake Tahoe Senior Portraits

January 29, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Class of 2017 Senior -- Jillyan! When I sat down with Jillyan to plan her senior session, the undeniable recurring theme was that she wanted to be at “The Beach… any beach” So I knew we just had to go exploring up at Lake Tahoe for her senior portraits! After getting her hair and makeup done and finalizing her wardrobe selections, Jillyan, her mo...
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Hailey - Class of 2017 Senior Portraits

January 09, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Class of 2017 Senior -- Hailey! Take a look at the images from the AMAZING Hailey’s Senior Portrait Session! She went all out with my TOP Senior Session and got to have all the outfits and locations that she can possibly handle! We started the day off relaxing together at the Salon! Hair and Makeup by the fabulous Kelse Woodrow to make her feel...
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New Years Eve Wedding - Genoa, NV - Kimberly & Sean

January 08, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
The minute you meet Kim and Sean, you can just feeeeeeel their connection, and you absolutely know that they are perfect for each other! After meeting serendipitously during a night out in Vancouver, they knew they had found their “Schmumpkin” and soul mate, and were going to spend the rest of their lives together! They are full of laughter, wit, a...
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Kim & Sean - Engagement photos

January 08, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Kim & Sean - winter engagement session! I can’t wait to show the images we captured at Kim & Sean’s engagement session! These two were SOOOOOOO much fun! We tried to embrace their winter wedding with the snow and local beautiful nature! Kim was so sweet after the session when she posted: “We had waayy too much fun with Gretchen! She is an amazi...
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Sammy - Class of 2017 Senior Portraits

December 10, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Today I want to share an amazing senior session with you! Class of 2017 Senior -- Sammy! Sammy is a senior at George Whittell High School up at Lake Tahoe! Sammy went all out for her senior portrait session! She carefully chose 5 (FIVE!) different outfits, and we went to all sorts of different locations to tell her story! One of the coolest thi...
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Dayton Valley Golf Club Wedding - Dayton, NV - Alyzabeth & Patrick

October 24, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
The day before Alyzabeth & Patrick’s wedding brought a little bit of worry… worry about rain and wind and all kinds of weather. The rehearsal went fine and the wedding was going to be moved inside if the weather wasn’t going to cooperate. Little did they know that when they woke up the next morning, the morning of their wedding, they were going to...
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Reno Gatsby Wedding - Reno, NV - Nikki & Darrell

September 24, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Nikki and Darrell’s wedding day was full of fun. Love, and lots of dancing!! Set at their own amazing home, their friends and family were welcomed with open arms to celebrate the love they’ve found for each other, and party it up! I tell you what, September weddings are the best. The day was warm, the night was cool, and you couldn’t have asked for...
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Red Hawk Golf & Resort Wedding - Sparks, NV - Ashley & Victor

September 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Ashley & Victor’s wedding day was beautiful. The day was super relaxed, thanks to the amazing Bride and Groom and their easygoing spirits! Ashley and her bridesmaids got ready at the cute little boutique salon called Sugar in Reno. They had the place to themselves and could relax and enjoy getting pampered and ready for the day! Ashley’s dre...
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