4 Tips on Choosing a Wedding Photographer

Choosing a Wedding Photographer is one of the most important decisions you will make for your wedding. Personally, I would love for you to choose Lavishly Lux Studio, but every couple is unique and this decision is an important one! So let’s dive in: Tip #1: Ask to see Galleries When searching for the right…

Dallas Museum District Engagement Session

Jay & Paige were so cool to work with! Paige lives in Canada and Jay grew up here in the Dallas area. I can say, out of all of my engagement sessions, this was one of my favorite. Sometimes the love between two people is obvious to anyone around. Yes, that was the case with…

How to Date When You Work Every Weekend

I’m a single mother turning 40 this year. Don’t get me wrong, I love myself, my family and my job. However, as an entrepreneur, I’m basically married to my ideas, my projects, and my lovely clients.   If you’re an entrepreneur yourself, you know that you’re in a very-much committed relationship with your business, and…

Wedding Planning 101 : Why you should Hire a Wedding Planner

Today, I want to talk a little bit about why it’s actually a great idea to hire a wedding planner. Some may consider this to be expensive but don’t freak out, (if you haven’t already), a wedding planner can really save your dollars and stress levels. 1.  Girl, you’re on a schedule: If you’re a mom,…

Tales of A Professional Wedding Guest PART 1 – Romantic Comedies Got it All Wrong.

I like to say: “Your wedding is what you make it.” But, sometimes, nerves, stress, and craving only perfection is just the recipe for disaster.   A better recipe is going into your wedding day knowing you’ll have the time of your life, with the person you love, and I promise everything will be alright….

Keep Calm and Wedding Plan. But how?

  Misha here, and I’d just like to tell you to first: Breathe. I know planning can get overwhelming. Try and remember why you’re doing this. It’s your wedding day! The moments created will last a lifetime. Even if you’re just wishing for the day to get here take a moment to chill, and (try…

Curls Product Photography

This summer I was contacted by a Dallas natural hair stylist about doing a local photo shoot for the natural hair brand Curls. Their new Cashmere & Caviar line of products strenghtens and restructures damaged hair. Ingredients include cashmere, caviar and champagne fruit extracts, these are definitely quality products.

Black Wedding Dress Designers

Black wedding dress designers are the rarest to find. Luckily, we’ve put together a list of our favorites. As a photographer, seeing the wedding dress is the highlight of the day.   Pantora Bridal Brooklyn, New York Pantora Bridal, known for modern textiles and classic silhouettes; combining contemporary flare and a glamorous edge, transforming those…

THANK YOU GIFTS| Personalized Thank You Gifts for Business

Building a brand is a difficult thing to do and B2B collaborations and networking are a great place to start!  Wedding photography is a competitive business and word of mouth and referrers can take you from best-kept secret to wedding warrior and we want to share one of our secrets to take you to the…

Dallas Ghanian Wedding- Walnut Hill UMC – Empire Room – Michael & Ashley

Dallas Ghanian Wedding – Michael & Ashley I met Michael & Ashley because they won one of my yearly engagement session giveaways. Both were so amazing to work with and looked absolutely lovely during the engagement session. After that, they happily booked me for their charming Spring Wedding in Dallas at the Walnut Hill United Methodist…

Chuck & Natasha – Stonebridge Ranch Country Club

  The cheers and laughs are captured on Chuck and Natasha’s faces in these photos that are nurtured and cultivated in love and happiness. I first met Natasha while in college at Prairie View A&M University. When I first heard the news that Natasha was engaged I immediately contacted her to congratulate her and offer my…

Tony & Leydy- Uptown Dallas Engagement Session

Tony & Leydys engagement session was so fun and romantic. The Uptown Dallas engagement session was just perfect for their personalities. Incorporating the reds, greens and yellows of the landscape really added a dramatic and romantic feel. As as wedding photographer, I often scout locations that would fit the couples personality. Tony & Leydy were…

Trent & Crystal – Uptown Dallas Winter Wonderland Engagement Session

    Trent & Crystal entered one of our giveaways and won a mini engagement session. I used the Harwood District as a backdrop. The Harwood tower sits next to the popular Saint Ann restaurant. During the holidays the tower is decorated with the most beautiful Christmas trees. I figured the trees with the reflection…

Derrick & Jay Wedding – Aloft Hotel Dallas

  Derick & Jay had the most awesome New Years Eve wedding at Aloft Hotel in downtown Dallas. These two are so fun and it shows. Aloft brand, which boast a urban and colorful feel, was the perfect backdrop for their New Year’s Eve Bling themed wedding.

Tasia & Joshua Uptown Dallas Engagement Session

Tasia & Joshua entered our engagement session giveaway this past winter and I am so glad they did. Uptown is a favorite go to spot for me for Happy Hour or Brunch. Since the giveaway included free brunch, I figured the area would be suitable. We started in the Harwood area, which is a up…

I Love Lucy / 1940’s Styled Shoot

Really, who doesn’t love Lucy? Growing up I would watch episode after episode of I Love Lucy reruns. Lucille Ball always seemed to amaze me with her humor. I even wished I was a redhead. The love for the show inspired my vision for a I Love Lucy Styled Shoot. The main focus of the shoot…

Jays Bridals – Dallas Cowboy Golf Club Wedding – Bridals

]Jays bridal session was one favorites. Jai and Derrick live in Louisiana and planned a New Orleans themed wedding here in Dallas so I figured we could add a little Dallas Cowboy mix into the session. The Dallas Cowboy Golf Club wedding venue is the perfect place for any bride, especially one that is a…

Black / Multi-Cultural Bridesmaid Cards

We has created the cutest line of multi-Cultural bridesmaid proposal cards. Our signture card features a bride and bridesmaid with natural hair. These cards  add a personal touch to your bridesmaid proposal. Digital Download Card .

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