I often hear the question, "Is my tween or teen too old for Cool Yule?" ... To which I undeniably respond, "ABSOLUTELY NO!" Cool Yule is something special and sets are created with every age kiddo in mind....from the tiniest of babies to the tallest of teenagers. While they may roll their eyes
Each year the Silver Orchid team curates unique, classic, timeless and of course FUN sets for Cool Yule™. Below you will find inspirations and ideas that we will be working with to build each of the sets for Cool Yule™. Want some help with planning and choosing outfits? Our Cool Yule Style
What is “BYOP” BYOP = Bring Your Own Prop. We began this concept last year and it was a huge success! We want to give families the chance to add a personal touch to their holiday photos! All of our sets are thoughtfully curated, so you don't have to bring set props.....just some
Oh Cool Yule, how I have grown to love you. When I started this crazy ride 5 years ago, I could have never predicted what it would become. And of course, this year no one could have ever predicted, well, much of anything! When I look through these highlights of this years Cool Yule event, I am
All the behind the scenes magic of Cool Yule so beautifully captured by my wildly talented documentary photographer friend Christine of Christine Wright Photography. She has this way of letting me peek inside all the magic that I miss. She gives me so much more than I am able to take in while I
Double trouble...nah...double the love.
I couldn't resist highlighting some of the cutest little cuties of Cool Yule....whether they come in their Sunday best or thier coziest pjs they are sure to tug at their parent's heart strings for years to come. These truly are some of the sweetest of childhood moments. Classic Christmas
Santa, bedtime stories, snow, twinkly lights, baking cookies, snuggles, giggles, and even one of Santa's Reindeer. That tiny bit of time your children are immersed in the magic of Christmas. This is what makes Cool Yule something special. Here are just a few glimpses into that sweet magic from
Each child got to spend some precious TIME with Santa making and decorating cookies. They each had a blast being silly and sharing some cookies and milk with him. I promise you, cookies with Santa is an experience your children will surely remember for a lifetime!
Every sweet kiddo that comes to Cool Yules looks amazing (of course thanks to Mom who painstakingly searches for the perfect outfit). This year at Cool Yule I noticed some cute trends, so I thought I'd highlight a few. Timeless looks are always my favorite, but honestly even the trends like this