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Printing & Loving It! 2500 910 COCO HAUS

Printing & Loving It!

Printing & Loving It! It’s amazing how the world of photography has changed from when I first started over 10 years ago. I studied film and spent many an hour in the dark room.  Digital cameras were slowly starting to appear but they were expensive and the quality was not great, film was still the best way…

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How to Create a Dress with Champagne & Pins

How to Create a Dress with Champagne & Pins How many times have you gone shopping and were unable to find an outfit that was quite right?  How many times have you found the perfect silhouette but is just the wrong color? And when it comes to a special photoshoot that you’ve spent time planning, don’t…

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Celebrating Love

“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” –Audrey Hepburn There are no photos with those IDs or post 1096 does not have any attached images! I love when I encounter a love so powerful that it inspires me to love even greater.  Elizabeth & Jason were such an amazing couple that recently…

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5 Step recovery from a break-up

[Image via Kiss-us.de] In life you go from one relationship to another and one broken heart to another, and it is the most exhausting cycle. You become jaded each and every time and more aware that relationships aren’t always some fairytale romance or in some cases, the ones we made up in our heads. We DO…

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How to reset, repair, and refine your life.

In life, we often become comfortable with routine. We stay at jobs we hate longer than we should because they are secure, we stay in friendships/relationships we aren’t happy with because that person is our comfort zone, we stay stuck in our hometown because it’s all we know, and we become so consumed by every…

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My Big Los Angeles Move

I’ve been talking about moving to L.A. for the last 2 years now and I’m beyond excited that I’m here.  I sacrificed one life for the dream of another.  Some friends followed me on this journey, most did not.  For over a year I gave up everything that put a bounce in my step and…

How to achieve the “Pin up” look! 150 150 COCO HAUS

How to achieve the “Pin up” look!

The 1950s reigns supreme as one of the most glamorous era’s of our time. Both men and women were always dressed to the nines and there was never a need for an occasion. Women wore hats and gloves and bags that matched their shoes and dresses. They even had fashionable undergarments and stockings to match.…

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No Experience Required

No Experience Required This is one of the few moments in life where having zero experience can be a great thing.  Your first time can be exciting and intimidating and oh, so amazingly glamorous!  Booking a private photoshoot is not just about the pretty pictures you get at the end, it’s about the amazing boost to…

Film Noir Inspired Weekend 2400 888 COCO HAUS

Film Noir Inspired Weekend

Film Noir is defined by high contrast lighting, intrigue and dangerous women. I love Film Noir photoshoots because of the intense lighting, dramatic make-up and the how my clients ooze sex in front of the camera.  This is not the kind of shoot for girls, it is built to celebrate the beauty and power that Women have…

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Classic Quotes from Silver Screen Beauties

Classic Quotes from Silver Screen Beauties “Once in his life, every man is entitled to fall madly in love with a gorgeous redhead.” –  Lucille Ball   “Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.”    – Mae West “Big girls need big diamonds.”     – Elizabeth Taylor I believe in manicures.…

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15 Promises to Commit to this Year

Happy New Year, Coco Haus lovers! My name is Jasmin Rodriguez, and I will be a contributing writer for Coco Haus this year and can’t wait to share some exciting stories with you. I have been in the fashion business for over 10 years wearing many hats and exploring all of my talents. I started…