Here’s what wedding florists want you to understand

Words by: Lauren of Laurel and Lace

What follows is an attempt to educate and pave the way for understanding of what really goes into your wedding flowers. Yes we get to “play with pretty flowers all day” (a patronising term that is commonly thrown at us implying that our jobs are easy/we don’t work hard) but there is so much more to it...

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5 Tips for staying motivated

One thing I get asked continually is “how do you stay motivated working from home”!? Truth is, I’m easily distracted and life happens but my income is dependent on my output. I’ve figured out 5 things that work for me to stay motivated, organised and basically get shit done!

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How to prepare for a photoshoot!

I’m Jessica Christie, the photographer and I’m here to help you prepare for you photoshoot! If you’ve just chosen me to capture your story, thank you! I couldn’t be more excited!! Even if you’re still on the fence about a photoshoot or have booked in with someone else, I promise these tips will be helpful so, read on.

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Dave & Laura | Canberra Cafe lovers preview

Where do I even begin with these two beautiful souls!? I'm still on a high from our cafe and street session together! (More of this please!) We met yesterday morning at their favourite cafe, Elemental in Braddon. After getting to know each other, we ordered coffees and began shooting.

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The wrap-up

I know what you're thinking.... 'It's the middle of the week, Jess'.

It sure is! But, it's Wednesday, hump day and possibly the hardest day of the week (according to the internet). So, I'm trying to giving myself and you, something to look forward to!! I did say I'd be blogging more and I meant it!

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Chasing shadows: Melody Rusk | Mood

Collaborating with other creatives is something I love to do! I've found it to be a great way of trying new things, seeing different perspectives, meeting people and also a chance to create some beautiful content. Luckily for me, it has also been a means to connect with some truely lovely individuals and build friendships.

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Just start. Then, keep going

Hello again, it's been a while! So much has happened since I last put thought to paper, well, keyboard now. Truthfully, I've been thinking about blogging again for months, but I just got in my own way. I kept putting it off, using every reason you could imagine. When it all boils down, the reasons are simply, excuses. So, tonight I decided to 'Just start. Then, keep going'.

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