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  • Hey y’all!

    Orlando Wedding Photographer + Interior Designer.
    Available for 2018 wedding dates.

    If you want to talk about your upcoming wedding or learn more about my interior styling packages, shoot me an email and I'd love to get in touch!

    Saturday wedding packages starting at $2000 & portrait shoots starting at $350.

    email me at hello@jordanemmitt.com


    *Only questions & inquiries through email on website will be responded to accordingly

    Office Hours Monday-Thursday 10am-6pm

    busy bee events + the dinner party project + west elm orlando

    I am so excited to share this little blog from an event I photographed for my sweet friends at The Busy Bee.  Not only are they wedding and event planners, they’ve created the cutest hosting boxes for their party supplies.  How best to use those items than at a Dinner Party Project hosted by West Elm Orlando?!? Chef Maria Ruiz-Castaneda Rivera created an awesome Moroccan inspired dinner for all 10 guests and it was magical!!

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    nick + haley. don césar hotel proposal, st. petersburg, fl.

    I love each one of my photo shoots for so many different reasons.  This one in particular might be one of my favorites.  See, when one of your oldest friends calls you to tell you he’s met THE ONE and needs your help proposing, you move heaven and earth to be a part of their story. A big thank you to the sweet staff of Loews Don Cesar in St. Petersburg for helping us create this sweet proposal.

    I met Nick in middle school, when we both had chubby cheeks, braces and glasses.  Both of us, almost 20 years later still have horrible vision, but have still remained friends through all these years.

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    I am thankful to have been a part of watching him grow up from this geeky (sorry, not sorry) little kid, to one of my closest guy friends to a handsome man who now has a precious woman by his side.  Hayley, you are getting one loyal friend and husband.  He will always be your biggest cheerleader and will walk through life adoring you for who you are.  Hayley, I’ve prayed for my friends to find wives as kind and precious as you.  You are the answer to so many prayers- even when Nick was 16, stubborn and would cheat off my homework sometimes when he forgot to do it the night before.

    So excited to have been here for this sweet moment in the beginning of your lives together!

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    Our new addition; Brinkley!

    Before everyone starts thinking we are having a baby… Relax- we just got a 5 year old little girl! After looking for about a year seriously to adopt a Golden Retriever adult, our prayers were answered with a sweet little girl from south Florida! Unfortunately her original owners son had allergies and they couldn’t keep her anymore. A friend from church let me know as soon as she saw this sweet face and we drove down two days later to pick her up! We’ve already bonded over Netflix, snacks & snoozing. 

    She’s seriously been a joy and is the most kind! I can’t wait for all our memories to come together.  

    “Brinkley is my dog. [S]he loves the streets of New York as much as I do… although [s]he likes to eat bits of pizza and bagel off the sidewalk, and I prefer to buy them. Brinkley is a great catcher, was offered a tryout on the Mets farm team…but [s]he chose to stay with me, so that [s]he could spend 18 hours a day sleeping on a large green pillow the size of an inner tube.”- you’ve got mail. 

       

     

    Mermaid Tails+ Pirate Sails Workshop at Paper Goat Post 

    I’ve hinted long enough but am finally launching my tickets to my first workshop at Paper Goat Post this November 14th! If you have a sweet boy or girl that loves crafting and are ages 4-9 come! Workshop Ticket for Mermaid Tails & Pirate Sails Workshop at Paper Goat Post

    Ages : 4-10 Years

    Boy or Girl

    Date : November 14, 2015

    Time : 9am-11am

    Place: 1215 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32804

    Skill Level : Any

    Project : Mermaid tail tie blanket + accessory OR Pirate sails + painted pirate creation
    Paper Goat Contact : (407) 207-1264

    Jordan Emmitt cell if any questions : (407) 797-1335
    The ticket includes a spot for BOTH parent and child and all the supplies to make the craft! Parent attendance is 100% required!
    *When ordering your ticket please select if your child would like to make the blanket or pirate craft so we insure there will be enough supplies when you arrive. If you have more than one child participating- please email me before ordering your ticket!

    ** Spots are limited so get your ticket today!
    This is a fun workshop morning for you and your child to spend a few hours creating and learning together. My goal is to have 2-3 workshops a month that create a space to make memories and make something both of you are proud of.
    November 14th workshop : Girls will be making a mermaid tail blanket out of the above listed fabric and boys will make a fun pirate flag! Hands on instruction will be provided as well as a take home information packet to create more fun projects at home!

    Snacks and drinks provided by our friends at Paper Goat Post!
    Provide your name at check in – there is no physical ticket.

    Tickets are going fast so get yours before they’re sold out!

     

     
     Buy your Tickets Here!!