Modern Classic – An Early Summer Wedding at Lakewold Gardens weddings This wedding was set at the very beginning of June at Lakewold Gardens, a garden estate south of Seattle. Walking up to the Manor at Lakewold is like stepping back in time and traveling across the world... open post A Sabbatical in Italy, Part IV | B-Sides travel All the other images in this series of posts were photographed on my professional workhorse - the Contax 645. But when I travel I also always take along a point and shoot film camera. These images are all shot on a Fuji Klasse, a tiny camera that fits in my pocket. I love bringing this camera with me because... open post A Sabbatical in Italy, Part III | Lake Como travel Arriving in Como in early February of 2018, I stopped at an information desk to see which bus I needed to take to the tiny town of Bellagio, where I had just booked two weeks at an Airbnb. When I said I was staying in Bellagio for so long, the man at the informational center hesitated… open post A Sabbatical in Italy, Part II | Venice travel At the very beginning of 2018, I spent two months traveling solo through Italy. (If you missed Part I, you can explore Tuscany with me here). The entire adventure began with a killer flight deal from Seattle to Venice, so the trip was bookended by visits to the island city. I get a lot of questions about my favorite moments and places from the trip, and a lot of raised eyebrows when I share that the two places that I loved most... open post A Sabbatical In Italy, Part I | Tuscany travel While I've shared bits and pieces of this trip on Instagram and elsewhere - I think it's well past time to create a home for the full story of Italy. In early 2018 I had the insane opportunity to spend two months traveling through Italy.  open post On the Coast with Lewis and Levy, Part II editorial For Part II of our editorial together on the Washington Coast, the talented women of Lewis + Levy and I dreamt up a bridal look that felt modern and chic but also at home in the fresh summer air of a Pacific Northwest beach. I think there's often a preconception that an outdoor Seattle wedding always equals rustic, but I see refined elegance done so well here all the time! open post