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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Photographer Perspective: Miss C

Miss C is one of those people who is just overflowing with charisma. When she first arrived at our shoot she ran to the window – “Look at that view!” – she cooed over the Atlanta skyline. Quickly, she whipped out her phone to take a picture of us in front of the cityscape, as…

The Development of Modern Boudoir: 1950’s-1960’s

“What do I wear to bed? Why, Chanel number 5, of course.” – Marilyn Monroe Bred off encouragement from Rosie the Riveter. Female icons of the 50’s and 60’s have proved to be a powerful influence to future generations. Flaunting their curves and unparalleled beauty. These bombshells used their craft to challenge the standards of…

Tips and Tricks: The Perfect Pout

“How many shades of red lipstick do you need?’ they asked. She said, ‘That question is complex and intriguing.”–Kate Spade Kate Spade could not have said it any better. No matter your style, adding color to your lips for your boudoir photo shoot is a must. For you older women, own it! The bright shades add…

Tips and Tricks: Feeling Puffy?

How to debloat just 3 days before your photoshoot Due to my food allergies, being bloated feels like my stomach’s natural state. It does not help that I have a toxic relationship with my one true love, cheese. So 3 days before my photoshoot I followed this advice to relieve the puffiness: 1. Liquidate Your…

The History of Boudoir: 1920’s – 1940’s

“The practice of putting women on pedestals began to die out when it was discovered that they could give orders better from there.” – Betty Grable For the younger generation, the 20’s were a time of sexual liberation and outcry against the traditionalist views of their parents. During the prohibition from 1920-1933, the sale and…

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