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The holidays are right around the corner, and the biggest shopping days of the year are upon us! I shop with small businesses and support local as much as I can, and these local makers, entrepreneurs, and businesses give so much back to St. Louis. They deserve your support this holiday shopping season, so this […]

St. Louis Local Shopping Guide

Come As You Are We all have things about ourselves we’d like to change. Whether it’s weighing less, having bigger boobs, smaller boobs, a different nose, different hair…the list could go on and on. Those thoughts can pop up even in the minds of the most confident, but body positivity and self-love means pushing those […]

You Don’t Need to Lose Weight for Boudoir (& Other Things You Don’t Need to Change)

Halloween Boudoir The great thing about boudoir is that it can be whatever the hell you want! You can wear anything anything you want (or nothing at all) for your session and feel like the sexy, confident bombshell that you are! While yes, most women choose to wear lingerie for their shoots, some women think […]

Sexy, Spooky Halloween Boudoir

A boudoir session with a beautiful plus-size woman wearing a silver bodysuit.

Lingerie Everyone Looks Good Wearing What to wear is always one of the biggest concerns women have before their boudoir session. Lingerie can be a bit daunting, but if you’re in doubt about what to wear, there is one item that stands above all and always look good no matter who is wearing it. The […]

The Piece of Lingerie That’s Perfect for EVERYONE

Summer Boudoir Ideas With the summer heat and humidity in St. Louis, we sometimes have to find new, creative ways to stay cool. I mean, sure, we could crank the A/C, drink lots of cold beverages, and hide inside from the sun…but what fun is that?! Instead, I think the best way to beat the […]

Sexy Boudoir Ideas for Summer

Yes, my last post was all about how to buy new pieces to wear for your boudoir session, but now I want to share 5 things to wear for your photoshoot that you already own! I know that not everyone loves shopping as much as I do or you may not have the time, money, […]

5 Things to Wear for Your Photoshoot (That You Already Own)

Tips for buying lingerie – for boudoir and everyday One of the biggest concerns I hear from my clients is not knowing where to find lingerie for their boudoir sessions. All of my boudoir clients receive my guide with tips for buying lingerie for their session along with places to shop, but even shopping for […]

7 Tips for Buying Lingerie

Woman seductively posing on a white couch

What to Wear for Your Boudoir Session Once you decide to book a boudoir session, the hard part begins: deciding what to wear for your shoot! There are SOOOOOOOO many options, and most of us do not have a closet full of gorgeous, photo-worthy lingerie, let alone a bra and panty set that matches. Lucky […]

What to Wear for a Boudoir Shoot

Arched back boudoir pose

Boudoir Poses that Always Flatter If you’ve never had a boudoir shoot before (and even if you have), the thought of all those boudoir poses might seem intimidating. The good news is you don’t have to worry about that! When you book your Boudie City boudoir session, I’m going to pose and direct you the […]

Boudie City’s Top 5 Boudoir Poses

Pin-up photoshoot of a pin-up girl in a bikini

St. Louis Pin-up Photography Pin-up photography has always had a place in my heart. I LOVED Marilyn Monroe when I was growing up (still do!), and pin-up photography is really what got me started shooting boudoir. While boudoir photography has had a huge jump in popularity over the last 10 years, pin-ups have been around […]

Themed Boudoir: Pin-up Photoshoot