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I recently had the most wonderful opportunity to work closely with Karen McLaughlin, owner and milliner (fiber artist) of Bluemoon Design Studio located in Wethersfield, Connecticut. Karen makes the most beautiful handmade hats and shawls for every season. Kentucky Derby style hats and hats for that special lady who just wants to look and feel wonderful any…

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  • SharonJuly 8, 2014 - 8:30 pm

    Catherine, these are gorgeous! Thanks for sharing with us. I will be checking out Karen for sure on Facebook.ReplyCancel

  • Karen the Hat LadyJuly 8, 2014 - 8:59 pm

    Thank you for sharing your beautiful photos of my hats and shawls ….it was easier to make them then setting up for the shoot …Catherine is such a perfectionist ….but was so worth it as you can see by her beautiful pictures of my work.ReplyCancel

  • LaurieJuly 9, 2014 - 10:48 pm

    Beautiful work all around.ReplyCancel

  • Donna T.July 10, 2014 - 5:50 am

    Very talented “Hat Lady”. The images are beautiful Catherine. You pay such attention to detail. Well done. 🙂ReplyCancel

  • BonnieJuly 10, 2014 - 7:21 pm

    Your post couldn’t have come at a better time! I’m headed to the Saratoga Race Track next month and will need a new fascinator / hat! Now I know where to go to find one!!!ReplyCancel

  • Charlotte SheerApril 17, 2016 - 8:12 pm

    Hello!

    I am trying to reconnect with my friend, Karen Hartigan McLaughlin, whose work you have so beautifully photographed here, after decades of not being in touch.

    Many thanks!

    Charlotte “Charli” Sheer (a different last name than that by which Karen would remember me)ReplyCancel

    • Joyful Reflections PhotographyApril 28, 2016 - 9:38 am

      Hi Chrarli,

      Thank you for your kinds words. I will email you Karen’s info after I contact her. I hope this helps you. Good Luck! She’s a great lady and friend!ReplyCancel

I recently had the most wonderful opportunity to work closely with Karen McLaughlin, owner and milliner (fiber artist) of Bluemoon Design Studio located in Wethersfield, Connecticut. Karen makes the most beautiful handmade hats and shawls for every season. Kentucky Derby style hats and hats for that special lady who just wants to look and feel wonderful any…

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  • SharonJuly 8, 2014 - 8:30 pm

    Catherine, these are gorgeous! Thanks for sharing with us. I will be checking out Karen for sure on Facebook.ReplyCancel

  • Karen the Hat LadyJuly 8, 2014 - 8:59 pm

    Thank you for sharing your beautiful photos of my hats and shawls ….it was easier to make them then setting up for the shoot …Catherine is such a perfectionist ….but was so worth it as you can see by her beautiful pictures of my work.ReplyCancel

  • LaurieJuly 9, 2014 - 10:48 pm

    Beautiful work all around.ReplyCancel

  • Donna T.July 10, 2014 - 5:50 am

    Very talented “Hat Lady”. The images are beautiful Catherine. You pay such attention to detail. Well done. 🙂ReplyCancel

  • BonnieJuly 10, 2014 - 7:21 pm

    Your post couldn’t have come at a better time! I’m headed to the Saratoga Race Track next month and will need a new fascinator / hat! Now I know where to go to find one!!!ReplyCancel

  • Charlotte SheerApril 17, 2016 - 8:12 pm

    Hello!

    I am trying to reconnect with my friend, Karen Hartigan McLaughlin, whose work you have so beautifully photographed here, after decades of not being in touch.

    Many thanks!

    Charlotte “Charli” Sheer (a different last name than that by which Karen would remember me)ReplyCancel

    • Joyful Reflections PhotographyApril 28, 2016 - 9:38 am

      Hi Chrarli,

      Thank you for your kinds words. I will email you Karen’s info after I contact her. I hope this helps you. Good Luck! She’s a great lady and friend!ReplyCancel

Tianna is a young lady I have know since she was 8! It’s hard to believe she will be graduating from high school. Where did all those years go?  Tianna has the most beautiful eyes I think I’ve ever photographed. It was such a pleasure to do her high school senior portraits and she is excited to…

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  • Lydia C.May 29, 2014 - 4:53 pm

    These are just beautiful! I LOVE everyone!ReplyCancel

  • Laurie B.May 29, 2014 - 7:13 pm

    Wow is all I can say! Tianna you must be so happy with these. 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Laurie B.May 29, 2014 - 7:13 pm

    Wow is all I can say! Tianna you must be so happy with these. 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Tianna SantoroMay 29, 2014 - 8:17 pm

    Love them, they look awesome! Had such a fun time photographing with you. Cant wait for the next session 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Wendy KaneMay 29, 2014 - 10:06 pm

    Gorgeous, every single one!ReplyCancel

  • Wendy KaneMay 29, 2014 - 10:06 pm

    Gorgeous, every single one!ReplyCancel

  • SandyMay 30, 2014 - 12:15 am

    Stunning just Stunning… Where were you when I was in high school? These images are so engaging and each one brings out her beauty.ReplyCancel

  • SandyMay 30, 2014 - 12:15 am

    Stunning just Stunning… Where were you when I was in high school? These images are so engaging and each one brings out her beauty.ReplyCancel

  • StacyMay 30, 2014 - 6:32 am

    Oh my, these are amazing but then Catherine you’re work always is! You are one talented photographer! My children will be coming to you soon! Good Job!ReplyCancel

  • StacyMay 30, 2014 - 6:32 am

    Oh my, these are amazing but then Catherine you’re work always is! You are one talented photographer! My children will be coming to you soon! Good Job!ReplyCancel

It’s here…”May Day!”  But does it feel like May?  Not to me.  It’s been so cold these past couple of weeks  I was beginning to wonder if it’s still winter. The sun did make an appearance this afternoon and I was thrilled to see it and thrilled to be able to photograph my May Basket…

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  • SharonMay 1, 2014 - 9:58 pm

    Happy May Catherine! I have missed you, so glad you’re back. Hopefully it will get warm for you now.ReplyCancel

  • SharonMay 1, 2014 - 9:58 pm

    Happy May Catherine! I have missed you, so glad you’re back. Hopefully it will get warm for you now.ReplyCancel