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Southern Smoke Styled Shoot

Photoshoots are always something new, and they're a fantastic way to bring out all the local vendors! For this shoot, Southern Smoke reached out to our Bridal Studio, requesting  a gown that would align with their company's vision. Southern Smoke is a luxury cigar...

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Elopement in the Lowcountry

Beneath the moss-laden trees, romance abounds. Sometimes an enormous wedding filled with everyone the bride and groom has ever known and loved is appropriate, but other times, the couple wants something a little quieter, a little more intimate. Sometimes, eloping is...

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For Those Warm Summer Days

There’s something about summer that just makes you think of romance. Maybe it’s the change in the weather and the late sunsets, maybe it’s the flowers in full bloom…maybe it’s a bridal photoshoot with a side of ice cream! To prepare for this wedding-themed photoshoot,...

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Signature Summer Soirée

Though sketches may be beautiful, it’s often difficult to imagine what the dress is going to look like in all of its tangible glory. Even a picture doesn’t always give the same feeling as seeing the garment in person. This was the idea behind the Signature Summer...

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Customizability Is Our Specialty

Have you ever heard the expression, “It takes a village to raise a child?” Conceptualizing a bridal collection and bringing it to life is a bit like that, and its photoshoot is basically graduation. Collaboration with local vendors helped bring out the magic in our...

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Where It All Begins

This is it, the moment that months of preparation and anticipation have led up to. On March 21st, 2016, Emily Kotarski Bridal Studio opened its doors at 236-D King Street for the first time with a grand opening celebration during Charleston Fashion Week. Emily...

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