Below are a list of our favorite vendors. We have worked with each one of the following.
HAIR & MAKE-UP
JL BEAUTY: Jessica LaFante is an amazing make-up artist in the local area that I've had the pleasure of working with on several occasions.
CONTACT: 518.813.4045 | www.jlbeautyinc.com
KATIE BURNS ARTISTRY: I just met Katie at a recent event and I was so impressed about her work that I just had to add her to my list.
CONTACT: 518.605.1159 | www.katieburnsartistry.com
BLOOM'S FLORAL DESIGNS: In a serious tie for my fave florist spot is Bloom's. Their arrangements are simply gorgeous and immediately make every wedding they adorn... a luxury wedding.
CONTACT: 518.232.3317 | www.bloomsfloraldesigns.com
BLOOMS FOR ROOMS: I had the opportunity recently to work with Carrie from Blooms for Rooms and I am just blown away by her beautiful yet modern arrangements. She definitely made the "tie" for first place happen.
CONTACT: 518.281.6145 | www.bloomsforrooms.com
DJ ANDY PRATT: Andy Pratt is definitely my fave local area DJ. He and his wife, Stephanie, are so easy to work with and play a variety of music without sticking to one generic playlist.
CONTACT: 518.644.9762 | www.djandypratt.com
PURE SOUND NOW: A new favorite vendor of mine for the 2017 season is Eric of Pure Sound Now. He and his team (yes, he brings a team!) are a pleasure to work with. They are masters at getting the dance floor going!
CONTACT: 518.859.1780 | www.puresoundnow.com
CAKE: My favorite area baker are hands down Cake by Alyssa. They not only look amazing but they taste amazing too!
CONTACT: 518.727.7157 | www.cakebyalyssa.com
GINGERSNAPS CAKE SHOP: Gingersnaps is the new kid on the block but Sandy is quickly becoming the most sought after baker in the area.
SUGAR BATCH COOKIES: If you've visited me at a bridal show then you've probably raved over sugar batch cookies. The cookies are hands down the best sugar cookies I've ever tasted (decorated soo pretty & and extremely affordable).
CONTACT: Sugar Batch Cookies on Etsy
FAVORS & GIFTS
Z CREATE DESIGN: Another etsy fave of mine is Z Create. You'll find every bridal accessory you could ever dream of in their store.
CONTACT: Z Create Designs on Etsy
PIECEFUL SETTINGS: One of my all time fave vendors... EVER. Sheila is absolutely amazing at what she does and you can't go wrong with her beautiful collection of vintage dishware.
MOUNTAIN MINT FILMS: If I had to describe mountain mint films in two words, they would be: modern and beautiful. I was so impressed when I worked with them that it's now the only company I'll recommend.
PRETTY POLITE PRINT BOUTIQUE: I met the gals from Pretty Polite at a trade show and they were just incredibly amazing people with a product that I loved that I .
REVEREND JOY BURKE: Reverend Joy is just such a pleasure to work with. You can tell the level of experience she has in everything she does. Her ceremonies are always easy to navigate through and she happily communicates with the other vendors in a way that makes our jobs so much easier and the client's day amazing!
CONTACT: 518.583.4668 | www.revjoyburke.com
CEREMONIES BY REMY: While I've recently just worked with Remy for the first time, I can say I was so impressed by how much he gets to know his couples. I thought they were old friends! He puts a new modern twist on his ceremonies that I think couples will appreciate.
HUDSON VALLEY BBQ COMPANY: I was lucky enough to hire Brandon to cater my daughter's high school graduation party. His food is amazing, down-home, yet wonderfully modern comfort food.
MAZZONE CATERING: Every elegantly catered event I've photographed, has one thing in common... Mazzone Catering. Their staff is a pleasure to work with and I always breathe a sigh of relief when I arrive at an event and see their catering truck.