As you may know, each year at Cool Yule I ask for donations to the Montgomery County Department of Youth and Health and Human Services, a cause so near and dear to my heart. Each and every year I am blown away and humbled by the generosity of my clients and the amount of their donations.
Spring Style Guide 2022. Below you will find seasonal style boards for Spring to give you a feel for the kind of current, coordinated looks that work great together. Click the images to shop the looks! Click the images to shop the looks! Need some more inspiration, check out my family style
I had a moment during the craziness of Cool Yule that I was reminded why I truly and deeply love what I do. It's not about growing this great big business, or the creating perfect moments, or even about the beautifully curated photos. What I love most of all is the human connection, the
The 2021 VIP Program was everything I could have dreamed up and more! We twirled through gardens, skipped stones in the creek, snuggled bunnies, splashed in the ocean, threw leaf piles, fed reindeer, told Santa our wishes and so much more. This program is not about getting together a few times a
My very talented friend and storytelling lifestyle photographer, Christine Wright knocked it out of the park yet again and captured the true essence, the heart and the soul of Cool Yule. For those of you who have journeyed through the years with me, you get it. For those that are new here, let me
Silver Orchid strong is what all these photos represent. A pile of talented, dedicated people with huge hearts for Cool Yule. This event is a massive undertaking that takes months of planning and coordinating and hours and hours and hours to gear up for, set up, break down and deliver out. It’s like
A thank you to all of these faces and so many more. Where do I even begin. For those that have been with Silver Orchid from the beginning, thank you for walking through this journey with me, for trusting me with these special memories and for loving me and my family and my team along the way.
Break out the bow ties and fedoras, the sequence and lace....because we are bringing the glitz and glam to Cool Yule this year! New to the line up, "Christmas At The Mansion" has an elegant moody theme that is perfect for a classy family portrait. Take a look at some of our favorite fancy outfits
Cool Yule Style Guide 2021. Below you will find a seasonal style boards for the holidays to give you a feel for the kind of current, coordinated looks that work great together. Click the images to shop the looks! Formal looks are be perfect for studio sessions, The Greenhouse and especially
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