11 episodes

Welcome to the podcast destination for brides & grooms to-be, hosted by wedding photographer, Holly Atkinson! This engaged season can be seen as stressful, but Holly's determined to help you change the narrative & learn how to romanticize this season of life! Every Wednesday, Holly shares advice on wedding planning from her perspective in the industry, but she also invites special guests to join the conversation, offering expert advice, dos and don'ts, and insider secrets to help you navigate every aspect of your wedding planning journey with ease.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 3 Ratings

Welcome to the podcast destination for brides & grooms to-be, hosted by wedding photographer, Holly Atkinson! This engaged season can be seen as stressful, but Holly's determined to help you change the narrative & learn how to romanticize this season of life! Every Wednesday, Holly shares advice on wedding planning from her perspective in the industry, but she also invites special guests to join the conversation, offering expert advice, dos and don'ts, and insider secrets to help you navigate every aspect of your wedding planning journey with ease.

    10. Wedding Horror Stories

    10. Wedding Horror Stories

    Okay, we obvi do NOT want any of these things happening at OUR wedding, but there’s something about listening to these stories that make it easy to say “that won’t happen to us”. 

    Listen as I read through submitted horror stories from other brides and wedding vendors with a lil bit of commentary from me - who is both a bride AND a wedding vendor hehe.

    If you like this style of episode, let me know!! I’d love to do more episodes like this. 

    Holly’s Website: https://lumierephotographie.com/

    Holly’s Instagram: ⁠https://www.instagram.com/lumiere_photographie_/

    Music License Code: EKW4ORJEYIVEHES8

    • 23 min
    09. How to Find Your Wedding Photographer

    09. How to Find Your Wedding Photographer

    Figuring out who to hire for your wedding can seem confusing, because you don’t know where to start!! Well, I came here to share several tips for finding your wedding photographer to help ya out. 



    From creating your budget to searching on IG, you’ll want to listen to this if you’re currently on the hunt for a wedding photographer!





    Holly’s Website: https://lumierephotographie.com/

    Holly’s Instagram: ⁠https://www.instagram.com/lumiere_photographie_/

    Music License Code: EKW4ORJEYIVEHES8

    • 32 min
    08. Creating Your Guest List

    08. Creating Your Guest List

    This part of the wedding planning can seem overwhelming, and I want to help alleviate that! Dive in to hear several steps to take, things to ask yourself, and some extra tips surrounding wedding invitations themself. 





    Holly’s Website: https://lumierephotographie.com/

    Holly’s Instagram: ⁠https://www.instagram.com/lumiere_photographie_/

    Scripted Sketches Stationary: https://www.instagram.com/scriptedsketches/?hl=en



    Music License Code: EKW4ORJEYIVEHES8

    • 23 min
    07. Wedding Hot Takes | Ft. Nicole with Love in Kansas

    07. Wedding Hot Takes | Ft. Nicole with Love in Kansas

    I polled YOU guys for your hot takes regarding all things weddings, and man do we have some opinionsssss!



    From wedding food, to garter tosses and first looks, listen here to see if you agree or disagree.



    Nicole with Love in Kansas

    Website: http://loveinkansas.com/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/love.in.kansas?utm_source=ig_web_button_share_sheet&igsh=ZDNlZDc0MzIxNw==



    Holly

    Website: https://lumierephotographie.com/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/lumiere_photographie_/?img_index=1

    • 54 min
    06. Vendor Red Flags

    06. Vendor Red Flags

    We’ve all heard the horror stories y’all. In this short but sweet episode, I talk about just a few red flags to be aware of when you’re scoping out your wedding day vendors. You want the BEST of the best service, nothing less. Listen to find out what they are, and share with your bride bestie to save her some wedding nightmares. 



    Website: https://lumierephotographie.com/

    Instagram: ⁠https://www.instagram.com/lumiere_photographie_/

    • 19 min
    05. Romanticize Your Engagement Season

    05. Romanticize Your Engagement Season

    We all know the reels of the brides crying over how stressful wedding planning can be, and a lot of brides heart that reel, because it's relatable, right?

    Well Holly's here to shift the narrative away from commiserating in stress and the negative things surrounding planning a wedding, and towards a culture where it's celebrated and enjoyed each and every step.

    Listen to this episode for practical tips to enjoying your engagement season with your fiancé.



    Holly's Instagram:

     ⁠https://www.instagram.com/lumiere_photographie_/

    Book Holly at:

    https://lumierephotographie.com/book

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
3 Ratings

3 Ratings

bailey.m.gilbert ,

A True Expert!

Holly is an absolute expert in the wedding industry and a true bride advocate! She is going to make sure that you are completely prepared for your wedding! I would absolutely trust her with everything! ✨

ughhhhnousernames ,

Holly rocks.

I met Holly at a photography workshop in 2023 & let me tell you… she’s amazing. I’m so excited for this podcast and I have no doubts that I will be sending this podcast to all my gettin married clients!

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