In the winter of 2013, an old family friend's of my mother approached me to assist with the planning and execution of their daughter's wedding in Dayton, Ohio (both Rachel's and my hometown). This was during my spring semester of my junior year and I had been interning with By Invitation Only...

One of my "so-called" claim to fames is that I can recreate almost any Lilly Pulitzer patterns (pictures of my past recreations in a later post). But my new favorite thing to do is to create my own Lilly inspired prints! One of my past (and may I add favorite) bosses from a summer I spent up in Newport, Rhode Island working for Couture Parties, Stephanie, has commissioned me to paint numerous things for her loved ones and companies. A couple weeks ago, she reached out to me to design a...

So this past week I got to attend my first Charleston industry party! And yes, it was for The Knot. And yes, I just about died getting this invitation. I have been drooling over the pages of The Knot, planning my own dream wedding, for years and being able to attend one of their parties was ah-mazing. I am aware I sound like it was an event where I was meeting William and Kate, but it kind of felt like it! Okay, enough of the crazy talk. Let's talk about the party!!! The Knot party,...