Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of extravagant photoshoots? Well we are here to tell you! On Sunday March 27th, many beauty, bridal, and fashion professionals in the greater Boston area gathered at the historic Langham venue collaborating on our stunning photoshoot inspired by the hit Netflix series, Emily in Pairs. From wedding planners, photographers, videographers, florists, makeup artists, hair stylists, bridal stylist, models, stationary and beyond, the photoshoot was an amazing success. Throughout this blog we will be sharing some of the amazing work of the vendors through beautiful photos. Spring is officially here and these photos are everything pretty in pink. We hope you can use this Emily in Paris photoshoot as inspiration for aspects of your wedding.
Photo by: @codyjamesbarry
Wedding planner: Kate Mutaugh
Kate Mutaugh was on of the key collaborator and amazing planner behind the Emily in Paris themed bridal photoshoot. Kate and her amazing team were coordinating the event and made it run as smooth as possible for each vendor that attended. Thanks to her creativity and professionalism, this editorial shoot was a major success.
Kate's specialty is luxury weddings and special events, with offices in Boston and Rhode Island serving New England (Boston, Cape Cod, Newport, Rhode Island, & beyond).
Bridal stylist: La Jolie Bride
La Jolie Bride’s professional stylist team does the work so you can have the fun! La Jolie Bride is a Boston based bridal concierge with a French Twist (also available worldwide). Owner Lorella Othenin Girard's experience in hospitality, marketing and event management, have equipped her with knowledge and expertise she hopes to share with amazing brides from around the world. She delivers high-end wedding consultation and planning for you and your loved ones! Some of La Jolie Bride’s most well-known services are styling the bride, styling the groom, styling the loved ones, and even an exclusive shopping experience in Paris. For this photoshoot La Jolie Bride styled the stunning models in dresses by Barbara Kavchok Bridal and elegant accessories from Borrowed by La Jolie Bride.
Main Photographer: Cody James Berry
From glam, weddings, families, children, portraits, parties and events Cody James Berry does it all! He always gets the perfect shot capturing natural expressions. As lead photographer of the Emily in Paris photoshoot below is a few pieces of his work:
Video: New England Creative
New England Creative is a passionate team that believes memories (especially on your wedding day) are too important to fade. That is why Daniel Hamza and Matt Garza believe in the beauty & nostalgic emotion of their stunning wedding film. Their style is unobtrusive, comfortable, personal and ego-free. They allow couples to live in the moment and capture their candid laid back photos. See the video here.
Florals: Beach Plum Florals
From bouquets, centerpieces and ceremony florals to lighting, candles and design, the Beach Plum team can provide complete creative direction for your event. With 8 years experience as a wedding designer, Jill Landry and her team have a passion for working closely with their clients and guiding them through the creative process. Creating bouquets for over hundreds of weddings, Landry realized that so many gorgeous flowers get left behind after the events are over. That is when she had the brilliant idea for her floral donation program where fresh leftover flowers get delivered to in-home care agencies.
Bridal Accessories: Borrowed by LJB
High-end and sustainable, say less? Borrowed by La Jolie Bride is an e-commerce platform that works directly with sustainable partners who beautifully handcrafted and ethically make their accessories. From stunning wedding veils, earrings, head pieces, necklaces and more, Borrowed by LJB is your one stop shop for all your wedding day accessories. Try It First or use their Style Me service to get professional stylist help creating your wedding day look!
Cart: Chic Cotton Candy
Want chic and sweet treats on your wedding day? We have the perfect solution for you with the lovely Luxe Mobile Cotton Candy Cart. They do events from weddings, parties and even corporate events. They offer live cart services with the flavor cotton candy of your choice. Or they also offer favors and gifts! Add a special touch and personalization to each packaged cotton candy with your company logo, party theme or wedding initials directly on each package.
Dessert: Love and Flour
Love and Flour Bakery is the perfect stop for your wedding day cake and dessert needs. Owner Jamie Elizabeth is a self-taught and passionate baker. She opened up her Southern New Hampshire storefront in 2016 and has been making beautifully designed cakes and macarons ever since (they taste even better than they look)! From their signature cake collection to their custom orders, each dessert is a masterpiece.
Hair: Styles by Callie
Owner Callie is an award winning bridal hairstylist. She created her company in order to cater specifically to on sight beauty needs. Here to make you feel beautiful and confident Callie is there to guide you to the perfect hairstyle and makeup in a stress free way.
Makeup: Makeup By Sarah Lord
Are you looking for a subtle glam look that highlights your natural beauty. Sarah Lord (freelance makeup artist) specializes in a more natural approach to makeup while also capturing the bride's vision. Passionate about clean makeup Sarah only uses organic makeup on her clients, she even offers lessons in organic makeup.
Stationary: Paper Doll Calligraphy
Paper Doll Calligraphy has the most amazing stationery for all things weddings. Their services range from wedding invitations, seating charts, wedding signage, place cards, and laser cut cards. Owner Kimee Meyer brings all your dreams to life with her custom calligraphy designs.
Instagram tags of the amazing team that created the Emily in Paris photoshoot:
Lead Photographer @codyjamesbarry
Fine Jewelry & China @shrevecrumplow
Bridal Stylist La Jolie Bride @la_jolie_bride
Bridal Gowns: Barbara Kavchok Bridal @barbarakavchokbridal
Bridesmaid Dress Bronx and Banco @bronxandbanco
Bridal Accessories Borrowed by La Jolie Bride @borrowedbyljb
Robes Domenica Domenica @domenica_domenica
Shoes Louboutin @louboutinworld
Models: @victoriaryder444, @katie_duffyyy, @catstatsandglam, @mason_white44
Rose Boxes @espoir.Boston
Custom Painted Champagne Bottle @bisous_andthebay
Custom Illustration @melsysillustrations