Win a $100 boudoir session for a great cause!

Today we will photograph our 100th boudoir session since opening our studio doors on December 1st of 2009. It’s been so much fun and I’ve loved every second of it. Thank you to everyone who has come through our doors!

To celebrate our 100th session, one lucky woman will win a FREE full-service session (a $425 value!) in exchange for a $100 check made out to Get Hitched Give Hope – a non profit organization that raises money to grant wishes for breast cancer patients.

Let me repeat that… the winner gets our most popular session at no cost AND will feel all warm and fuzzy by donating $100 to a fabulous charity!



Step 1. Leave a comment below.

Step 2. Become a fan of our page:

Step 3. Share with a friend.

(examples: forward this email, post on your facebook wall, share it on a forum, tweet about it, or shout it from your roof top!)



How is the winner selected? Blog comments will be randomly selected. To be eligible you must complete all three steps. The winner will be selected and notified by email this Friday, September 3rd.

Already scheduled a session? No problem! Please enter to win and we will keep your session as scheduled and simply donate your deposit!

What is included? A full hour of professional hair and makeup followed by a session lasting up to 3 hours with unlimited poses, sets, and outfit changes. Prints and products are sold separately.

Anything else I should know?  The sesion must take place in September.  Further, we ask that you to select 3-5 tasteful and anonymous (face not shown) images that we can share on the web.

get hitched give hope(pp w480 h240) Win a $100 boudoir session for a great cause!

Update: The winner has been selected.  Congratulations to Tricia, our 11th commenter!

 Win a $100 boudoir session for a great cause!

  • TaylorAugust 30, 2010 - 4:05 pm

    What a great idea!ReplyCancel

  • Audrey Van TuylAugust 30, 2010 - 4:08 pm

    I love the old style feel of your photos!ReplyCancel

  • shara b greenAugust 30, 2010 - 4:09 pm

    What an awesome innovation! This is such a fabulous idea and contest –ReplyCancel

  • Ashley DawsonAugust 30, 2010 - 4:16 pm

    I absolutely love your work and am hoping to someday do a boudoir session for my new husband. There is something extremely freeing about beautiful women posing for gorgeous pictures for themselves, their partners or just as a new experience. I can’t wait for my turn!ReplyCancel

  • Katy SchosboekAugust 30, 2010 - 4:17 pm

    What a great idea! It is lovely for your to give your time for charity!ReplyCancel

  • Tina SturlaugsonAugust 30, 2010 - 4:30 pm

    AMAZING!!! What a great way to open the doors by donating to GHGH! We all know someone who has been affected by breast cancer-thank you Belle Boudoir for your thoughtfulness and generosity!ReplyCancel

  • Shannon gouldAugust 30, 2010 - 4:34 pm

    This is such an awesome idea! And what a deal!!! These pictures are so amazing I am hoping to get some done for my fiance as a wedding gift.ReplyCancel

  • amyAugust 30, 2010 - 4:37 pm

    Love it. Can’t wait for my session.ReplyCancel

  • Stephanie NelsonAugust 30, 2010 - 5:20 pm

    LOVE your work. I’ve been wanting to do this to 1) Celebrate turning 30, and 2) Surprise my husband for our anniversary! Your photos are gorgeous.ReplyCancel

  • Gina LAugust 30, 2010 - 5:38 pm

    What a fantastic idea… count me in!ReplyCancel

  • TriciaAugust 30, 2010 - 6:15 pm

    Beautiful photos!ReplyCancel

  • PattiAugust 30, 2010 - 6:22 pm

    I love your work!ReplyCancel

  • Diane LeeAugust 30, 2010 - 6:30 pm

    Love your work! what’s a better way to get pretty photos done and donate to a great cause!ReplyCancel

  • DoloresAugust 30, 2010 - 6:38 pm

    I’ve been planning to do this for a while since I discovered your services at the Women’s show last year. I want to surprise my fiance so regardless if I win or not, you’ll be hearing from me to book a session:) Thanks for making this comfortable for women, like myself, that have been too shy to do this:) IReplyCancel

  • christaAugust 30, 2010 - 7:51 pm

    Your work is exquisiteReplyCancel

  • Kathy GarciaAugust 30, 2010 - 7:57 pm

    What a great way to give back to the community and create beautiful memories at the same time.ReplyCancel

  • Kristine F.August 30, 2010 - 7:59 pm

    This is an amazing photography style! I absoutely LOVED my session last year. I did it as a wedding gift for my husband. I was totally at ease, and felt incredibly liberated and beautiful. I am thrilled to eventually do it again. It’s fun as a gift, or even jsut a great experience for yourself.ReplyCancel

  • Lisa LaramoreAugust 30, 2010 - 9:01 pm

    Love, love, love your photos! Can’t wait to book a session with you!ReplyCancel

  • HelenAugust 31, 2010 - 12:25 am

    Wonderful idea! Great pictures!ReplyCancel

  • Brandy MissroonAugust 31, 2010 - 3:11 am

    Love your work. I dont have Breast cancer but I am fighting Cancer. I think a set of these would be a wonderful gift for my wonderful husband.ReplyCancel

  • MarissaAugust 31, 2010 - 3:39 am

    I love that you are willing to donate your talent in exchange for someone giving back to the community. Three generations of women before me ovarian cancer, so this touches me deeply, all cancers are evil. On a brighter note I am currently expecting my 2nd child and think these would make AMAZING maternity pictures! 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Tamara NicoleAugust 31, 2010 - 3:27 pm

    Soooo excited and crossing my fingers:-) Cheryl you are an amazing photographer (you rocked my wedding) so I am crossing my fingers. Follow on FB and forwarded to friends, even willpost on my blog this week!ReplyCancel

  • Janaya FixAugust 31, 2010 - 8:31 pm

    Love your work Cheryl. I am constantly amazed at the beauty you create. Thank you.ReplyCancel

  • Kendra FujiwaraAugust 31, 2010 - 11:07 pm

    I wanted to surprise hubby with this, but he saw an add for it on my sister-in-law’s facebook page (her photos are GORGEOUS) and ran over to me like a little boy exclaiming, “honey, honey, you should do this!” Oh well, at least I know he’s on board!ReplyCancel

  • Laurel McConnellAugust 31, 2010 - 11:12 pm

    DUDE! You rock!!! Um, can I enter??? 🙂ReplyCancel

  • Heather BSeptember 1, 2010 - 12:28 am

    This is a great idea!!!!ReplyCancel

  • Jennifer BridgesSeptember 1, 2010 - 12:51 am

    After seeing two of my friends photos and how beautiful they looked I’ve been thinking of the best time to do them myself. Wonderful wonderful work!ReplyCancel

  • Chrys ASeptember 1, 2010 - 12:59 am

    I am looking forward to having my pictures taken. From what I’ve seen on the web site, they are beautiful and artistict.
    I want to give them to my husband for our 20 year anniversary!ReplyCancel

  • Lara MonroeSeptember 2, 2010 - 3:50 am

    I love! this idea. What a fabulous cause! Thank you!ReplyCancel

  • Sara B.September 3, 2010 - 7:37 am

    What a fantastic idea! You do amazing work!ReplyCancel

  • Hayley BowmanSeptember 13, 2010 - 12:41 am

    That is awesome! I would love to be the lucky winner! 🙂ReplyCancel

  • AndreaSeptember 18, 2010 - 4:04 pm

    I love this idea!!ReplyCancel

  • VictoriaOctober 5, 2010 - 4:48 am

    Belle Boudoir just keeps getting better and better!!!!ReplyCancel


This blog is such a treasure trove of information that we lovingly refer to it as the wiki.

Enter a keyword below to search our knowledge base.

Recent Work




Pinup & Old Hollywood


Makeup Ideas

Wardrobe Inspiration

Misc Tips




Our 2500+ sq ft studio is located in the heart of Ballard in Seattle.

Ready to plan your session?


We will send you 7 tips for a successful boudoir shoot + plus bonus access to our client-exclusive 100+ page preparation guide!