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As seen on Martha Stewart Weddings... Angela and Xan were married in a beautiful wedding day perfectly executed by Yoj Events!  Our clients, who live in NYC, had the destination wedding of their dreams that they will never forget!

ANGELA + XAN AT THE GADSDEN HOUSE

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This year has been tough on the world, and even more so on the wedding industry.  Listen, every year around this time it gets rough because the weddings have piled on, there’s a million things going on, and every year you say, “I’ll never be this busy in the fall again,” and inevitably it happens, […]

December 3, 2020

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This year, I have the distinct honor of being named one of Rangefinder’s 30 Rising Stars. I feel completely blessed to be named amongst such talented artists, especially after a year that was as crazy as 2020.  Rangefinder chooses these Rising Stars through a portfolio and written component, and I’m so thankful that they allowed […]

December 1, 2020

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As we end the year, I wanted to share something that has made all the difference to my brand and business.  Earlier this year (shockingly, before COVID), I was feeling completely defeated and burnt out, and honestly thought about shutting it all down at the end of this year.  Obviously, 2020 had different plans for […]

November 24, 2020

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I totally didn’t want to forget about The Groom who deserves to be spoiled during the holidays as well! A lot of times we forget all the stress that comes with being a groom, and the holidays are a great time to make them feel loved and sneak in some things they might need for the […]

November 19, 2020

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Holiday shopping while wedding planning can be tricky, because you’ve probably got registry after registry already spinning, and you have no idea where to look or what to ask for. I’ve pulled together a few of my favorite gifts to ask for during this holiday season with the bride in mind!  I believe that gifts […]

November 18, 2020

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I love the holiday season, mostly because I love seeing other people be surprised by the gifts they love! The holiday gift guide for the creative has some serious gems for you to gift yourself, or the special creative that’s in your life this year! I’ve got a three-part series your way with gifts for […]

November 17, 2020

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Pascale and Sam are seriously the cutest! These two joined me for a downtown Charleston photography session to show off their new home right in the middle of downtown, and then a quick outfit change to take some perfect Charleston shots.  Aren’t they so dapper in Sam’s linen suit and Pascale’s stunning dress!? I had […]

November 12, 2020

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Looking for a spicy gift to give during this holiday season? I’m sharing with you 7 spicy boudoir-quality images that you can share. And the best part? You only need a cell phone to make this work!  I had every intention to do Christmas boudoir mini-sessions this year. But let’s be honest – this year […]

November 10, 2020

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Did you know that my favorite details to style are in fact NOT paper goods? Okay, let me backup. I love styling paper goods, but what I’ve learned this year is that I really love styling fashion accessories. This has become especially true since I understood that they typically shouldn’t be styled with paper goods. […]

November 5, 2020

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A question I often get is “where do you get your styling mats!” If you ask a handful of photographers, you will get a handful of different answers. Some photographers prefer just yards of fabric, some prefer boards, some prefer mats.  You should definitely choose what works best for you and your wedding day process.  […]

October 29, 2020

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SACIA MATTHEWS, THE PHOTOGRAPHER

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Blending a love of moments that seem to stand still with chic design and modern, yet idyllic cityscapes and sleepy destinations, photography is the perfect medium for Sacia’s expression of the inspiration that beckons her clients and their stories. 

Her role is to capture the magic, the art, the real, and yours is to be fully present and enjoy the moment.

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