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Welcome guest writer Carina Scott who is here to share her wedding makeup skincare tips for all those brides trapped at home!

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On your Wedding Day, we know how important the big moments are (obviously!) But, what about the smaller moments that are happening throughout your whole Wedding Day? πŸ€” The moments like your Mom seeing you for the very first time on your big day, or even your Mom helping you put on your dream Wedding […]

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If you’re in a serious relationship (and maybe even if you’re not πŸ€·β€β™€οΈ) , we can almost guarantee you’ve stalked every social platform in search of your dream Engagement Ring. πŸ’One of our favorite things to highlight in any Engagement Session/Wedding is of course our soon to be brides stunning diamond! From traditional and simple, […]

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Your Wedding Day is easily one of the happiest, most memorable days you will ever experience along side the ones that mean the absolute most to you. With that being said, we know how heart breaking it is to say “I Do” without the presence of your loved ones who have passed away before your […]

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There is obviously a TON of planning that goes into preparing for your Wedding Day. πŸ’ Your Rehearsal Dinner is another part of your overall celebration that also requires a lot of planning! This is the perfect occasion for you to greet your guests before your big day, as well as prep for the actual […]

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Although we are first and foremost Wedding Photographers here at The Harris Company, we absolutely love when we get to photograph our brides in a more intimate way. Boudoir Sessions allow us to build unmatched levels of trust with our clients, and also helps our brides feel confident and beautiful (which is all we ever […]

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Over the years, Mini Moons have become more and more popular among newly wed couples. We are in FULL support of these quick romantic getaways! πŸ™ŒπŸ» Mini moons are perfect for busy couples who don’t have the time to plan a week long destination honeymoon directly after their wedding. Now this doesn’t mean couples that […]

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Typically, brides are the ones getting most of the attention when it comes to prepping for the big day. So, we wanted to give some attention to our grooms! We know getting ready for your Wedding Day is just as meaningful and important to you, so here are a few tips to make sure you […]


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