Linda's wedding was truly straight out of a tropical fairy tale. From her family flying in from all over the world to attend, to that incredible gown that would have made Cinderella green with envy! Photographer Madison Baltodano did an amazing job of capturing all the special moments, not to mention Linda's smile that just [...]
I love the few hours I get to spend in the room with the bride getting her and her best girls ready. The mood is always charged with energy. Everyone's festive. They're laughing, dancing, exchanging memories and hugs, and of course, drinking champagne! Brooke and Drew had the most beautiful, playful chemistry between them, which really [...]
Was so much fun to work with so many talented people on a styled photo shoot at one of my favorite beaches here in Costa Rica, Playa Danta. The shoot was recently featured on the wedding blog Wedding Sparrow. Photography: Brandi Smyth | Coordinator: Barbara Boutin | Florist & Stylist: Events Artisans | Hair: Victoria Alfaro
After having worked with Katja in her capacity as an event coordinator for Four Winds Weddings, it was a pleasure to have her ask me to do the make-up for her and William's nuptials. You'd never know it by looking at the photos, but as we were finishing up, the biggest, darkest, loudest thundering clouds I've seen [...]
Noelle, a stunning natural beauty, opted for soft make-up that enhanced "her" make-up. Another bride who let me know the make-up didn't budge even after hopping in the pool! No racoon eyes - yay!! Wedding Planner: FourNineTeen Weddings Hair: Victoria Alfaro This wedding was featured on the Brides Without Borders and La Bride website.
Just finished up my last wedding of the 2015 season. This season has been such a blessing as I've seen my business grow leaps and bounds and have received so much wonderful feedback from my lovely brides! It was my best season yet in Costa Rica, working with 58 wonderful brides! After a whirlwind 8 months, [...]
I'm not one to pimp products all that often, however, I recently got a chance to try a new foundation and it was so remarkable that I've gotta' share this. Dior Airflash Spray Foundation I normally use a combination of Bare Minerals, Benefit or whatever my client may bring that she loves to use. The [...]