What IS Sexy?

LOVE YOURSELF What IS sexy? Over the years, I’ve interviewed several past clients and asked them to spill their hearts out about their boudoir sessions and their ideas about what sexy means and how it impacts various areas of their lives. I was overjoyed by their...

Real Client: Trianna

CLIENT SHOWCASE Real Client: Trianna Tell us your story! Why did you want to do a boudoir session? I wanted to do a boudoir session as a gift to myself for how far I've come in my self-love journey! I have always thought boudoir photos were amazing and had always...

What is Own Your Sexy?

  LOVE YOURSELF What is Own Your Sexy?   Do you own your sexy? Or maybe you’re wondering what that even means, and why would you need to own it anyway? Own [verb]: to have (something) as one’s own, to possess; and to admit or acknowledge that something is the case or...

Real Client: Sarah Beth

CLIENT SHOWCASE Real Client: Sarah Beth Tell us your story! Why did you want to do a boudoir session? I did a boudoir shoot to celebrate me, my body, and women collectively. We live in a time where women hating their bodies is an epidemic, a commodity even. I wanted...

How to have more confidence every day

LOVE YOURSELF Have more confidence every day   Confidence is an elusive concept that so many women struggle with. It can be so hard to maintain a beaming sense of confidence in light of all the things in the world that aim to tear us down. There are so many negative...

Real Client: Quinn

CLIENT SHOWCASE Real Client: Quinn Tell us your story! Why did you want to do a boudoir session? I decided to book a boudoir session after learning that I had been diagnosed with breast cancer. I wanted to celebrate my body as it was before any surgeries or treatments...

Do it anyway

BOUDOIR INSPIRATION Do it anyway.   When people hear what I do for a living, they often say, “Omg I would love to do a boudoir shoot, but....” And the “but” is almost always one of two things: “I need to lose weight first,” or, “I don't have anyone to give the pics...

Client Showcase: Kimmay

CLIENT SHOWCASE Real Client: Kimmay I am so excited to share the Hurray Kimmay mission with the Own Your Sexy community! You got your start as a professional bra fitter. Tell us more about the importance of finding zen with your bra… Bras are not for everyone, for...

Fuck you, body shame

  LOVE YOURSELF Fuck you, body shame     As we go barreling into summer, there are so many headlines screaming to “Get Bikini Ready!” or “Lose that belly fat for summer now!!” that I just have to shake my head in disgust. While there have been some strides toward body...

Client Showcase: Zuleika

CLIENT SHOWCASE Real Client: Zuleika   Tell us your story! Why did you want to do a boudoir session? I have had a smaller session before but I was really excited about doing a bigger package. I felt like it was time. I’m 30, single, running my own biz, and it was the...

Capturing a Mother and Daughter’s Bond

  FINE ART PORTRAITS A Mother and Daughter's Bond   I have something a little different to share with you today... I recently photographed one of my boudoir clients in a lovely portrait session with her adult daughter, and it was a very moving experience. There is...

Client Showcase: Tressa

    CLIENT SHOWCASE Real Client: Tressa       Tell us your story! Why did you want to do a boudoir session? I've struggled with loving my body for years and having two children only made it worse. But, in the last year or so I've focused on loving and accepting my...

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