Amanda + Matt | Purple Sabot at Stony Point Wedding

Amanda and I go back…and I mean it, we go WAY back to growing up together!!!! Who knew the girl who shared the pain of being an Amanda in the 80’s and having so many other Amanda’s in class to get confused with to would be MY bride some day, haha! And she’s not just any…

Anna + Chris | Kill Devil Hills Maternity

I’m pretty sure that it was an easy out to blame crying all the time on my pregnant hormones last year, but when I started tearing up at Chris and Anna’s maternity shoot here in the Outer Banks recently, I had no excuse đŸ™‚ The truth is, growing with a client that becomes a friend…

COLORS of 2015 | Part One | Amanda Hedgepeth Brides

I can’t make it more obvious how much I love COLOR! Bright and vivaciously happy or classic and muted neutrals…whatever sister! I just love color!!! Last year I had some really amazing detail shots that encompassed color so well and I wanted to put all of that happy into a gorgeous blog post! If you’re looking…

Amanda + Ben | Jewel Toned Whalehead + Black Stallion Wedding

When the wedding day comes, as excited as I am, sometimes I’m a little sad. I knew this meant that the day was finally coming and going and I’m sorry you guys but I’m just NOT ready to let go of you yet!!!! I love you!!! HAHA! I have found such a joy in being around…

Diane + Andy | Magenta + Natural New Kent Winery Wedding

The whole thing..you’re going to fall in LOVE with it, from start to finish this wedding is the most gorgeous thing I could have ever hoped for! And not just the perfect magenta jewel toned purple, the details, the setting from the perfect Catholic church to the New Kent winery…not just that. Diane and Andy…

Cate + Neal | Purple + Aqua Coastal Corolla Wedding

A couple of years ago, I decided to have a Q+A in Richmond. I wanted to get together with a few gals and just talk about what we loved. That day, I met the sweetest, kindest and most beautiful girl..Cate, who ended up keeping in touch so well with me over the years and then…

Katie + Lucas | Jewel Toned Signature at West Neck Wedding

You’re going to be floored when you see this combination of LOVE, princess gown, handsome groom and bright happy florals! If you love romance, smitten couples and gorgeous bright colors– this is YOUR wedding! I love the Signature, it’s always versatile. The Signature (with the AMAZING Staci kicking butt coordinating!) is a venue for all…

Danielle + Mike | Purple + Orange Talbot Hall Norfolk Wedding

THE epitome of a wonderful couple, the epitome of a gorgeous fall wedding that somehow went SO right even in the rain!!! I left so happy and so relieved that Danielle and Mike were able to pull this wedding day off so incredibly smooth despite the fact that they had to fight a very rainy…