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Boudoir by Ria’s Lingerie Boutique is an inviting, safe space for you as you rediscover your inner goddess. It sucks to say, but the lingerie journey can be rocky. So many “typical” offerings aren’t flattering for different body sizes. And most of those that come in larger sizes are just. not. cute. It broke my […]

The Lingerie Boutique: Hand Selected for You | Atlanta Boudoir

One of my favorite trends that have really taken off over the past few years is the gift of experiences rather than things. It’s just way better to send your favorite people on an unforgettable adventure than it is to buy something material that they may or may not like. Plus, if your friends are […]

5 Perfect Occasions to Gift Boudoir | Atlanta Boudoir

If you’re considering a boudoir session, chances are you have gone through all the feelings. Curiosity? Definitely. Most of my clients are just getting into the boudoir world and have a whole bunch of questions for me. Excitement? Check! I hope you feel a fuzzy feeling in your tummy when you think about stepping in […]

It all makes you beautiful | Atlanta Boudoir

This guest post was written by Ria’s Assistant, Allie If you know anything about Ria Rouse, the boudoir photographer and creative director of Ria Rouse photography, then you know she’s always doing something. This week, I was able to snag her and ask her a few questions about her life and how she manages to […]

Studio Tea: Get to know Ria Rouse | Atlanta Boudoir

Sometimes people get it all wrong about boudoir. They see a scantily-clan woman and they jump to a whole lot of conclusions. Nakedness? Implied nakedness? Tsk tsk that must be porn. And let me be clear-I’m not porn-shaming anybody, but boudoir and porn are definitely not the same thing. Let me break it down for […]

No, Boudoir is Not Porn | Atlanta Boudoir

Feeling butterflies in your stomach when you think about doing a boudoir shoot? You are not alone! It’s totally ok to feel the jitters. Boudoir is an intimate experience, and this might be your first time doing something like this. Plus, being vulnerable with a photographer who is practically a stranger can be hard, so […]

4 Ways to Overcome Your Pre-Boudoir Nerves | Atlanta Boudoir

There are a million reasons to do boudoir. I mean, who doesn’t want to frame yourself in a new light? Seeing yourself in all of your glory fundamentally changes the way you take on life, and you will never be the same. Over the years, I have talked to hundreds of women and sadly there […]

5 Common Excuses to not do Boudoir Myth-Busted | Atlanta Boudoir

Sometimes when I’m talking to women who are thinking about doing a session, they’re hesitant because they feel like they don’t have a good reason to. Maybe they don’t have a birthday coming up or maybe they don’t have a partner, but boudoir isn’t about the external factors in your life. It’s all about YOU. […]

Do it for yourself, not someone else | Atlanta Boudoir

Aging is a beautiful thing. I know, I know- we’re supposed to hate it. We’re pressured to be ashamed of the crow’s feet and laugh lines, the grey hairs, wrinkles, and all the other signs of aging, but I reject all of that. I will not be distilled to just my physical features, and neither […]

40 over 40 Campaign 2022 | Atlanta Boudoir

Confidence is not something we’re born with; it’s developed. It’s learned. And believe me, I know the self-love journey can be hard. As we are learning to love every curve and very blemish, it’s tempting to revert back to the old ways of thinking… that you’re not enough. But honey, persist and ignore those nay-sayers. […]

Top 10 Confidence Affirmations | Atlanta Boudoir

Because she exudes confidence and is unapologetically in love with herself. And nothing can get in her way.

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