Ya know, it’s winter….so seems about as good of a time as any to highlight the wonderfully wonderful features that I was honored by this past fall! :) From magazines to blog posts to Martha Stewart (!!!!). To say #imblessed is an generic, but truthful statement! Not only do I feel BEYOND privileged to be invited into my beautiful client’s wedding day, but I also get to enjoy wedding cake every weekend and on top of it, magazines and publishers and editors think that these stories and photos are worthy of sharing. I mean, pretty cool deal if you ask me! :)

WOW! #thankful #verythankful I can’t wait to see what 2016 brings my way! WAHOOOOOOOO! :)

Elizabeth and Jeff’s colorful wedding featured on MARTHA STEWART!!! :) 
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Kolin’s reaction as Christ walked down the isle at their Door County, WI wedding…as seen on the Huffington Post (see #11) :)
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Laurie and Jon’s AMAZINGLY AMAZING WI barn wedding featured in the (awesome) Dainty Obsessions fall issue! :)
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The cutest little ring bearer from Sara and Nick’s northern WI wedding…as seen in the Huffington Post (see #3)! :)
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Rebecca and Tim’s jewel-toned Chicago wedding featured in Style Me Pretty! :)
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Hannah and Johnny’s MN fall wedding featured in THE KNOT Minnesota, fall issue! :)
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Susie and Jonny’s Stout Island Lodge wedding featured in Style Me Pretty! :)
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Emily and Scotty’s intimate and snowy WI lodge wedding featured in Style Me Pretty! :)
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With Pantone swatch save the dates, an invitation for guests to wear their favorite colorful apparel, paint bucket details, a paint brush seating chart and color-blocked color coordinated table arrangements for the reception, what could be better?! :)

Liz and Jeff planned one of the most amazing weddings that I’ve seen in a LONG time! :) They infused their personality and artistic charm into every aspect of their big day. The day started out with rainbow colored ribbon blowing in the wind at Liz’s family’s lake home while Liz got ready upstairs and watched the guests arrive in colorful fashion! :) The water front ceremony was full of cheering guests, loads of love and an amazing alternative to a “unity ceremony”……Jeff and Liz both made blind contour line drawings of one another on canvas! I mean, what a keepsake!!!! :) (and they are quite talented if I might say so myself)! :)

The guests were then bussed to the Museum of Wisconsin Art where they were handed colorful cocktails and invited to play art-themed games around cocktail tables! :) I’m tellin’ ya this day was ALL about fun and whimsy! :) Liz and Jeff sat at a colorfully custom built table as they enjoyed their dinner and waited for their custom cookie dessert which was shaped like an artist palette displayed with yummy gelato “paint globs” and a chocolate paintbrush! I mean…..just beyond amazing, eh??! :) Everyone enjoyed the evening looking through the museum galleries, painting their own little artwork, chatting with family, hugging Bucky the badger, and dancing the night away! :)

And a huge HOORAY-WAHOO-OH YAY-WOW and high fives to the team at Martha Stewart weddings of the wonderful feature! :) You can see it here! :) YAYYYYYY! :)

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Ceremony location : Private family lake home in West Bend, WI
Reception location : Museum of WI art
Brides dress : Romona Keveza
Custom headpiece (fascinator) : Loreta Corsetti Millinery
Colorful shoes : Kate Spade :)
Bridesmaids dresses : Alfred Angelo
Event planning and paper goods : Elizabeth Carr Whitemore (the bride)
Floral : Sendiks Home
Videography : Best Man Media
Music : Sound by Design
Rentals : Canopies
Hair : Carpe Diem Hair Studio
Bar-tending : Jeffs spirits on Main
Catering : Saz’s fine catering

What could be better than traipsing around a beautiful city on a fall afternoon with a GORGEOUS couple?! Well, adding in little Mr. Louie, their pup of course!!!! :)

Emily and Ben are planning a simple outdoor wedding in Wisconsin so they FOR SURE wanted to capture the part of their life in the city that they love so much! :) YAY for awesome cities like Chicago and double yay for beautiful couples like Emily and Ben! :)

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Fall in the midwest is one of the most beautiful times in our part of the states! :) It’s colorful leaves and cooler weather make for a perfect pair that everyone goes gaga for (especially me)….combine that with a pumpkin spice latte and now you have the whole town talking! :)

So we decided to pair up with some of the MOST AMAZINGLY talented people in the wedding industry to pull off a berry-inspired fall photo shoot at the *brand new* Birch Hill Barn in WI to capitalize on what we love about the fall! :) We pulled in those rich tones of plum and wine and navy and gold to make the berry colors marry PERFECTLY with the changing fall colors outside. A gorgeous flowy dress, a beautiful floppy hat, warm and texturous foods and stunningly draped greenery were all of our vision come to life for the photos! :) YAY!

And a HUGE shout out to Style Me Pretty for the beautiful and wonderful feature! :)

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Location : Birch Hill Barn, Glenwood City WI
Styling and Coordination : Lizie Anne weddings and Proposals
Cinematography : Sky Focus Films
Floral Design : A Day in Provence
Cake : Cocoa and Fig
Food : We Cater to You
Makeup : Kelly Peterson of Makeover by Kelly
Hair : Julie Swenson Beauty
Bridal Accessories : Che Bella
Dresses : Che Bella
Door Draping : Avant Decor
Cross back chair rental : Ultimate Events
Glassware : Anthropologie
Papergoods : Lettered Life
Rentals : Rudy’s Event Rentals