marrying fashion & weddings at


Madison, VA | Tuesday, November 9th, 2021

All images by @kylajeanettephoto

Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in Madison, Virginia, and just a short drive south of Washington, DC, Monte Ventoso is a picturesque scene out of Tuscany. Built as an Italian-style villa and completed in 2012 as a private home

- Monte Ventoso

 Night Photography, Champagne tower, Publication-Worthy Content, Full wedding gallery opportunities  

Join us in the heart of Virginia as we bring a modern edge to this Tuscan- style, hidden gem.

Designed to help you attract your ideal client

This retreat is catered to attendees that desire a more 'high fashion' wedding portfolio, but struggle to attract those clients. This 1-day styled retreat will allow attendees to attract their ideal clients who admire fashion, sophistication and modern weddings.


Past Styled Retreats

Designs created by @ourcurateddesign
All images by @kylajeanettephoto
What You Can Expect from this Retreat


3 styled shoot set ups consisting of thoughtfully curated details designed for a complete wedding album.


A vintage-chic inspired 'getting ready' set up that can be used in various ways.


A bride and groom display in a fabulous gown and various theme-friendly props.


Carefully detailed reception and ceremony displays. We will be photographing the details during the day, and the crazy reception energy at night. We will play around with flash and ambient light to get the TRUE reception feel.


BONUS: A 1-on-1 private mentorship call with Kyla Jeanette where you will tackle all of your biggest business pain points, as well as help you attract the perfect client not just from a photography perspective, but also a business perspective.

*This event is open to hybrid, digital and film photographers


Featured Vendor
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Kyla is a fashion, wedding photographer based out of Washington DC. Her current wedding work is inspired by her fashion and editorial work she did just shortly before starting weddings. Her eye for fashion is something unique in the greater DC area. Her signature style is modern, bold, chic, and timeless imagery inspired by her subjects’ heartfelt emotion and showcased with an editorial flair. 
Kyla Jeanette
Featured Vendor
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Lisa launched Eight Seven Events in 2018, after almost a decade in the industry. With a passion for design and the desire to make a friend out of everyone she meets, Lisa found her true calling as an event producer. Her lifestyle lends itself to a lot of traveling, which means she gets to explore different cultures and seek out new trends worldwide. She prides herself on setting the scene… weaving inspiration, a modern edge and thoughtfulness into every detail, ensuring that each event has a distinctive touch. Every detail counts!
Lead Designer
Lisa Gaskarth
@eightsevenevents | @Lisagaskarth
Featured Vendor
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Tasia is a seasoned makeup artist, beginning her career at MAC cosmetics. She has settled into her niche, as a bespoke bridal hair and makeup artist, with a strong passion for an editorial edge. Her signature style is modern and clean. What sets her apart is her love of the art.  
Lead Hair and Makeup Artist
Tasia Mitropoulos
*Only 3/9 spots left
Investment: $1450

*Non-Refundable Retainer: $700 | remaining balance due November 1, 2021
Please fill out this form to apply for a spot in our upcoming styled retreat. Upon acceptance, you will be sent a contract and invoice to lock in your spot.