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Heirlooms and Lace

What a year it has been. Honestly I really thought 2020 was going to be one of the most difficult years, but this past year blew that out of the water. It wasn’t due to extensive travel, or too heavy of a workload or true unbalance of life & work. It was the absolute hardest […]

January 4, 2023
Self Love and 2022
Heirlooms and Lace Studios in Europe over looking the walls of Pena Palace

I wear the title CEO and founder, my name is Ashley. I started Heirlooms and Lace Studios, as a family photographer, now found over on Smitten Mitten Photography, by absolute accident. Let me give you a quick story of how I got here. It’s a weird story of family history, a love of photo & […]

October 4, 2022
Who is Heirlooms and Lace Studios?
Ashley owner of Heirlooms and Lace Studios in a blue dress outside a wedding venue in Santa Barbara California

2020 the year of uncertainty… beyond that you have sucked hard core and at the same time have been one of the biggest blessings since I started my business. You brought me times where I needed to be frugal and times where I evaluated the future. Most importantly you gave me TIME. I was given […]

December 28, 2020
2020 The Year of Uncertainty
Heirlooms and Lace Studios on the beach with her family in Jacksonville.

Covid and my small Business Where to start? It is April 8, 2020.  Here in Michigan we have been in lock down for almost a month. Adelaide’s last day of school, in a school classroom was March 11th. We had scheduled her for a surgery and she was already being excused from class the 12th. […]

April 8, 2020
Covid and my small business

My 2020 goals. I am feeling so blessed l survived 2019. What a brutal year of “hustle” to survive. Looking back the phrase I continue saying, never again! Never ever again! Its funny to think how much I am still learning even though I’ve been at this for almost 8 years. However I’m also a […]

January 18, 2020
My 2020 Goals
Bouquet photo taken at a Styled Shoot in the winter by Heirlooms and Lace Studios

Whew 2019… the best definition… hustled TOO hard. This is a personal post I am simply labeling 2019, A Year of Reflection. 2019 brought one of the most successful years for my business. Something I will look upon with so much gratitude. More gratitude than words to paper will ever express. Each year more people […]

January 17, 2020
2019 A Year of Reflection
The Know best of weddings hall of fame that Heirlooms and Lace Studios earned in 2019!

A couples wedding planning guide to planning a smooth wedding day & the time to capture unforgettable heirloom images.

Preparing for
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