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Brad + Kayla || Moody Matrimony

Filed in : florals, styled, sweet heart table, wedding

Kayla was the very first client to approach us after we became “GILDED”.  She met us for coffee completely armed with ideas of how to make her wedding what became known as …m o o d y   m a t r i m o n y.   We loved her in an instant. Having chosen to […]



Have you ever met someone at a business dinner or let’s say…ahem…a client phone call and you just CLICKED?   That someone for us was MALLORY…aka Mallerina, the future Mrs. Doughty.  I have a habit of making fast friends, especially with clients, but this girl had me at “Hello”.  Seriously, my brother was so smitten with […]

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rain or shine || Kevin and Mallory

#GildedDoesLouisville – Part Deux

Filed in : florals, hitched, kentucky, wedding

  Gilded   l o v e s  : Jesus Coffee Road trips Food A great love story When we have an opportunity to experience all 5 in the span of 4 days, we are soooo in. Cast of Characters: 1 minivan 1 suv 4 adults 3 teenagers luggage cameras the contents of an entire […]



  What do you do when your oldest nephew calls you in April and says, “Hey, I know we planned a massive September wedding, but we aren’t feeling it…like at all…” He may have gone into more detail, but I was busy banging my head against the table when I caught… “We want to put […]

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M+L=P Love, Louisville Style

The Story of Us

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The Story of Us. It started with a wedding. Romantic, right? Anna Clair and Bekah were partners in a small event styling and photography business. They had been contracted to work a super artsy wedding that I was planning. Site visits turned into coffee fueled design meetings. Those morphed into mentoring lunches…and long after the […]