A Welcomed Year

Reflecting on the past year always leaves me feeling grateful yet motivated. Grateful for all that the year has brought and for my amazing community, yet eager for a fresh calendar, unbelievable clients, and the opportunity for our team to create and design with a new lens in focus. Speaking of reminiscing, last year, the […]

January 7, 2023

SHARE  the POST:

Engagements, Real Wedding, Uncategorized, Weddings

read full post → 

Garden Party

With fall coming to an end and winter around the corner, the brisk air has the KTE team reminiscing on our whirlwind of summer weddings. Rewinding back to the first wedding of our 2022 summer season, we were fortunate enough to plan a whimsical garden wedding for a very special couple, KelCee and Russell. We […]

November 18, 2022

SHARE  the POST:

Entertaining, Floral, Real Wedding, Weddings

read full post → 

‘A Smooth Sea Never Made a Skilled Sailor’ – Franklin D. Roosevelt

It’s wild how fast 2020 went from the old sense of normalcy to complete confusion and uncertainty. No one would have predicted a year that could have the potential to completely wipe out the connection between those you’re closest to. If your wedding celebration was abruptly interrupted by this year’s events, you were most likely […]

September 9, 2020

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding

read full post → 

Avalon Hotel & Bungalows Palm Springs

Although the month of January seemed to feel like molasses, we’ve had the most beautiful start to spring here in Portland with the landscape in full bloom. The colors are bright, the air is crisp and it’s times like these where I couldn’t love being in the Pacific Northwest more. Our 2020 year started with […]

March 22, 2020

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding, Weddings

read full post → 

Colony 29, Palm Springs, California

The start of a new decade welcomes us with open arms, and like so many, our resolutions are off to a strong start, and we are optimistic about what lies ahead. As this time of year is known for having the full-court press mentality, I’ve taken the beginning of the year to reflect on 2019, […]

January 5, 2020

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding, Weddings

read full post → 

Winter Wedding in Portland, Oregon

Why more couple’s don’t ponder the idea of a winter wedding in the Pacific Northwest still remains a mystery to me. Although the sun may set earlier than the long summer days, the brisk air, warm tones and cozy nights are truly some of my favorite. As we fill our calendars with holiday gatherings, one […]

February 27, 2019

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding, Weddings

read full post → 

Sentinel Hotel, Portland Oregon

In an industry filled with creatives (artists turned stationers, florists, hair stylists, makeup artists, cake decorators, and the list goes on) you would be surprised how often ones creativity is limited to the design and style of a client. Our job is to work within those parameters laid out for us by our clients, but […]

January 29, 2019

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding

read full post → 

Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

It’s hard to believe that tomorrow we welcome March and Spring will soon be here. Where has this year gone? Can we travel back in time?  As we slow down and reflect on this past month, we are reminded of our weekend in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, where two amazing human beings exchanged vows and shared in […]

March 1, 2017

SHARE  the POST:

Floral, Real Wedding

read full post → 

A 50th Birthday Celebration to Remember

The older I get, the more I realize the importance of momentous events in both my life and those around me. I receive so much gratification knowing that every few years there will be celebratory milestones to plan for. In an age where being busy is a familiar lifestyle, intimate events will always be a […]

October 24, 2016

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding

read full post → 

Lifestyle Engagement Shoot

“You are my home. Wherever you are, that’s where I’m meant to be.” -S.L. Naeole Sometimes simplicity is best. Worldwide traveling Photographer Tyler Rye captured just that, when he made magic happen during this couple’s beautiful lifestyle engagement shoot at their home in Portland, Oregon. We can’t help but feel that couples are at their best […]

August 10, 2016

SHARE  the POST:

Real Wedding

read full post →