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What is Vegan Silk Ribbon

We recently launched our new ribbon made with a vegan silk alternative called lyocell, but what exactly is this material? We are diving into all the answers here. Sustainable Lyocell is made by dissolving natural cellulose found in wood pump, and then setting it as a fiber. The production process to do this does not use any carbon disulfide, which is very toxic to the environment, and the amine oxide that is used to dissolve the cellulose is recovered so there is very little waste. Lyocell fabric is also biodegradable, which makes it such a sustainable textile. How it Feels The lyocell fabric we use to make our ribbon is super soft and airy, resembling some silks. Compared to silk ribbon, it has a slightly...

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How to Make Your Own Wedding Photographer's Styling Kit

As a destination wedding photographer, I learned to always come prepared - from bringing back up equipment to having a solid timeline. And as my wedding clients became more discerning, and I noticed they wanted their wedding featured in a blog or magazine, I quickly realized I needed supplies to create beautiful detail shots that my clients would love & would help get the wedding featured. Even the most beautiful venues often didn't have a clean backdrop for photography invitations and other important heirlooms. And while the amount of things you will need to bring depends fully on your style, here are the essential items I recommend for every wedding photographer's styling kit.

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Lighting for Flat Lay Photography

Over the years I have tested various lighting set ups to get luminous flat-lay images with some dimension that aren't blown out or dull. Today I am sharing the set up that consistently works best for me and how to find this light nearly anywhere.

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