boudoir photography

WHO IS THE BOUDOIR CAFE? AND WHY WE ARE SO FABULOUS? :)

When a lot of clients come into the studio and finally meet us for their experience, there is a lot of asking about who we are and “What’s our story!”  So I thought, since I am bringing my website up to date and giving it a facelift, I would tell our story before you get into the studio so you feel like you already know us. Here’s a few old photos and some highlights of our lives together. And I …

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GIRLFRIEND SEXY PHOTO SHOOTS

We have been getting a lot of men calling us and asking for us to shoot their wives and girlfriends. And, it has been a really great feature for us. We love connecting with the recipients of these shoots and hearing from them afterwards. We like the painters to be involved if it is not a surprise and, “Hello boys,” you all know that you want these pics for you! I have many male clients that area the reason their …

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DOING IT ALL! BOUDOIR, GLAMOUR, PIN-UP, CONCEPTUAL PORTRAITS AND WE HAVE OUR OWN CLOSET!

Thats right… We have a closet and you can raid it… Get anything you want to make the coolest outfit ever whether it is for Boudoir, Glamour, Portraits, Sexy, Fetish, Sexy Fetish or Glam OR whatever you want to call it!!!…You can raid our closet and get that shoot you have always wanted to do……Experience being pampered, adored, loved and fussed over and feeling amazing at the end of it all and have an iconic image of yourself that you will …

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THE BOUDOIR CAFE AT MYSTIC SEMINARS

Calling All Photographers!!!!! As we begin November, I have a very exciting announcement to make… Hedley and I will be speaking at Mystic Seminars in Portland, Oregon this January!! We are so so so excited to be a part of this wonderful selection of very talented photographers. We are teaching a 1 hour seminar specifically on boudoir photography at Mystic. Because boudoir is a rising trend, and The Boudoir Café are some of the best of the best in West, …

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THE POWER OF HIGH HEELS

I think we all remember the first time, as little girls, when we tried on high heels. We stumbled like baby giraffes, trying to emulate the way we saw our mothers walk. And later, as teens, it was runway models we had in mind as we slipped on strappy stilettos. And, of course, there is a reason for this. When we saw our mothers walk in high heels, we admired her stature and her grace as our first role models. …

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THE BOUDOIR CAFE IN THE DAILY BEAST

Exciting news, boudoir fans!! The Boudoir Café was featured on the popular current news website, The Daily Beast! :   Journalist Samantha Allen was kind enough to contact me and The Boudoir Café team as prime contributors to her article, “How Boudoir Photos Are Redefining Sexy.” The article itself is lovely, and has a lot of good words to say about boudoir by those who have participated and been changed by it; and by boudoir photographers (including Hedley and myself!) …

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STRONG, LONG BEAUTIFUL EYELASHES — NATURALLY!

Hi Boudoir Beauties! As you may know, The Boudoir Café does a full hair and makeup session just for you before your boudoir photoshoot. During makeup, one question Hedley, me, and our makeup artiste always get asked is, “Where in the world do you, and the girls you photograph, get such long, full, amazing lashes?” Usually, for most boudoir photo sessions, our team at The Boudoir Cafe sees girls come in asking for fake lashes; or have gotten eyelash extensions …

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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PIN-UP VERSUS BOUDOIR!!

Hi loves! The Boudoir Cafe team always gets asked this question: what is the difference between pin-up and boudoir? Understandably, it’s easy to get confused between pin-up and boudoir. They are both sexy, tasteful photographs done in a fun photoshoot environment, and they are both meant to help you find that sexy side of yourself. Except there are a few key differences between pin-up and boudoir. When we say pin-up, we are taken back to the early 1900’s, when these …

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BACHELORETTE PARTIES ARE THE BOMB; THE MOST FUN EVER!!!

Everyone knows that there’s nothing more fun than that last “single” night out with your girls… But what if you could make it more fun? Boudoir photoshoots are a great addition to your bachelorette party! Our team at The Boudoir Cafe has hosted so many bachelorette boudoir photo shoots — and all have been full of giggles, with the sexiest photos as the outcome.   Think about it: you are at your most comfortable with your girls. You tell them …

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THE BOUDOIR CAFE IN RANGEFINDER MAGAZINE

Hi loves! Hedley and our team at The Boudoir Cafe had the ultimate pleasure and privilege to be interviewed by Rangefinder Magazine for their July/August Issue. We have been featured in one of their cover stories!! The section, “Finding Your Voice in Bold, Beautiful Boudoir” even opens with a very special CherieFoto! For those of you who don’t know, Rangerfinder Magazine is the official publication of Wedding and Portrait Photographers International, and is an award-winning photography magazine. We are extremely …

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