Toile was the look of the day. When I came across this dress on the Kissingtree Vintage page not only was it a reprise from my never been worn 10th grade prom dress, I simply couldn’t imagine anything more fitting for our first engagement shot session. ¬†With the current influx of fairytale movies, past and present, why not go for a little enchantment.


The rule for the day is: no gifts, only experiences. The Valentine’s Day experience this year was an afternoon spent in downtown Napa. It was an unusually warm February day with the sidewalks and streets festively littered with hearts drawn in chalk. It was quite the warm-hearted holiday indeed.

Garment highlight: thrifty chrysanthemum-printed dress by Leifsdottir