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Why I am Taking “Busy” Out of My Vocabulary

By Brooke DePauw / June 29, 2017 / 2 Comments

How many times have you had a conversation with somebody and they’ve asked how you have been? And your response is “busy”? And then you in turn ask them how they have been and they also reply with “busy”?   If you think about it nowadays everyone is “so busy” and the majority of our…

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La Petite Bloom Workshop: Leland, MI

By Brooke DePauw / June 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

Furthering education and meeting other creatives is an important part of my business so I was more than excited to attend The Bloom Workshop in Leland, Michigan.   Our morning began with a three and a half hour car ride to the Leelanua Peninsula in beautiful Northern Michigan. Any trip to Northern Michigan is typically…

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Old Bag Factory Wedding – Bread and Chocolate Goshen

By Brooke DePauw / June 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

One of the best parts of my career is meeting such genuine and kind people, and Adam & Kim were the epitome of those words. Kim and I chatted on the phone for the first time early August about her May 2016 wedding at the Old Bag Factory in Goshen, IN. Both Adam & Kim…

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Garden Themed Bridal Shower Florals

By Brooke DePauw / May 1, 2017 / 1 Comment

I love doing floral projects outside of wedding days and having the opportunity to experiment with new designs. So when a mother of bride asked if I would create some florals for her daughter’s bridal shower (who also happens to be one of my July brides) I couldn’t resist! Especially once I learned it was a…

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Ethereal French Meets New World Styled Shoot

By Brooke DePauw / April 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

Late last fall I met with Raisa of Weddings by Raisa at a coffee shop to introduce ourselves and chat about the possibility of a collaboration. After an hour of lattes and creative brainstorming we developed concept for a winter styled shoot that would marry elegant details with hint of rustic vibes. There is so much…

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Hygge Retreat 2017

By Brooke DePauw / April 7, 2017 / 2 Comments

“ ‘hygge’ a Danish term defined as “a quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.” Pronounced “hoo-guh,” the word is said to have no direct translation in English, though “cozy” comes close.” -The New Yorker This past summer I was scrolling through Instagram and stumbled across a picture…

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5 Questions To Ask Your Wedding Venue

By Brooke DePauw / April 2, 2017 / 2 Comments

I think we all can agree venue tours are super exciting! Walking into a blank canvas and envisioning your perfect day! But before you get too distracted by the rustic farm tables and the charming bridal suite – make sure you ask these questions.   What does the rental price include? You find that perfect…

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Michigan Blueberry Farm Wedding Styled Shoot

By Brooke DePauw / March 22, 2017 / 0 Comments

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″] [et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Early last summer, Hanna of Hanna Adams Photography reached out about collaborating on a styled shoot. We first met to talk about overall concept and design of the shoot and both agreed we wanted something with natural elements and with some Michigan flare. The backdrop for the shoot…

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Welcome to the Blog

By Brooke DePauw / March 15, 2017 / 0 Comments

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”] [et_pb_row admin_label=”row”] [et_pb_column type=”4_4″] [et_pb_text admin_label=”Text”] Oh, hey! Welcome to the Stellaluna Events blog! Here I will talk about everything under the sun from wedding tips, to floral design, lifestyle, all the feels and more. Here is a short introduction of the lady behind the blog: Hey all! My name is Brooke and…

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