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Holiday DIY product photos for small business makers

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The holidays present huge opportunities for small businesses to show of their wares and boost sales. However, it’s perfectly reasonable that not all makers have a photography budget that allows for seasonal photography of the product. Worry not! I have a few quick tips for capturing DIY product photos that will inspire orders without breaking the bank. While I do …

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Kansas Wildfire Relief (Oklahoma, Texas and Colorado Too) – How and Where to Help

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Use the links and recommendations below to support those affected by the wildfires in Southwest Kansas. New contacts will be added as we learn of additional opportunities to help. Please share this page and check back often! Contact Laura to add your information below. Read more about the wildfires here. Jump to: Farm and Ranch Goods  |  Home Goods and …

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Wildfires in Western Kansas

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Dad has called three times today. “If you want a story…,” he begins. He tells me about the people traveling toward them to deliver much-needed supplies for the surviving cattle and ranches. Hay, milk for calves, fence posts. The list goes on. The latest group, in particular, is leading a convoy from Michigan and Ohio. Today, he’s unloaded at least three …

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Find My Photos on Getty Images and iStock

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It’s iStock official! (Is that a thing?) After years of casual blogging and photography, I’ve finally started to release much of my archives for licensing through Getty Images and iStock. Pop some champagne! This is a huge undertaking and we’re all going to have to drink more to survive it. What’s iStock? iStock is self-described as: “…one of the world’s …

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Nelson-Atkins Young Friends of Art Summer White Party photo shoot

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Summer White Party at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is right around the corner! This year’s theme, When in Rome, called for some incredible what-to-wear type content and I was thrilled to help break the mold. In preparation for some Young Friends of Art marketing campaigns, we snapped some gorgeous looks from Kansas City designer Kate Nickols (Katie Lee Bridal) and Tulip …

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New Kansas City Fashion Week Photos Posted: Thursday + Friday + Saturday Nights

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Kansas City Fashion Week came and went in a whirlwind of awesome last week, and we’re thrilled to have the photos to prove it! New Kansas City Fashion Week photos have been posted to our galleries showcasing Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. The Fall/Winter 2016 runway shows at KCFW highlighted phenomenal looks by designers near and far with an incredible …

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KC Fashion Week Kicks Off F/W’16 Season + Official Photos

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Another big week(end) in Kansas City fashion begins again — tonight! We’re kicking off KC Fashion Week with an incredible new event at Counter Point event space. Bubbly & Bow Ties, a sold out cocktail party, will spotlight Dolyn Bags and Keefe Cravat while celebrating the start of another fabulous season. And a fabulous season it’s sure to be! I’m thrilled …