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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Paige Shares her Story

CONTENT WARNING: Abuse, domestic violence, drug use. Today on the blog, Paige shares her story. October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Paige gave me her permission to share this story with you all. My early twenties were spent much different than my life now. I was newly single after a 5 year relationship […]

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October 7, 2020

Welcome to The Babes Club – Regina Boudoir Photography Studio

The Babes Club is officially live!! Exactly one month ago my husband Shawn and I officially launched our new business – The Babes Club! The Babes Club started out as a boudoir photography studio based out of Regina, Saskatchewan. Originally we were operating under the name Erika Gayle Photography but quickly realised that this movement […]

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September 30, 2020

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A Fat Girl’s Journey to Empowerment: Meet Roshelle

I am fat, no wait, I have fat. God that word used to hurt…FAT! I struggled with my weight most of my life. I’ve always been the fattest girl at school, the fattest girl in the room, always the fat friend. I can’t count how many times I’ve heard “you’re pretty for a big girl” […]

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July 5, 2020

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Boudie Babe Community Ambassador Guest Post: Meet Paige

I applied to be a Boudie Babe Community Ambassador for Erika because I was feeling SO confident when this process started. I was in a fantastic routine – work, gym, family and social life. Things were great. I was like “Yes, this will be the best year!” Just turned 30 in March, I was excited […]

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June 28, 2020

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What 100 Days Away From My Studio Taught Me

100 days away from my studio taught me a lot of lessons. When I first had to shut my studio down at the beginning of this pandemic, I was understandably devastated. It had only been 6 months since I had “officially” become full-time self-employed. I was scared that my studio wouldn’t survive being unable to […]

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June 21, 2020

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Titties for Kitties: A Regina Cat Rescue Fundraiser

Uhhh… “Titties for Kitties”?! If you’ve been following along for a while, you’ll know I have the softest soft spot for cats, and the softest bit of that is for my favourite local charity: Regina Cat Rescue. In this unprecedented time our local charities are suffering the most. With so many upcoming events being cancelled, […]

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May 6, 2020

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Body Positive Art and Boudoir: Meet Kitty Mewes

I suppose I should start this out with a bit about myself before I jump into the meat of the matter. I’m a local body and sex positive artist, you may have even seen a few of my body positive art prints hanging in Erika’s studio if you’ve already shot with her. I am also […]

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April 29, 2020

Virtual Boudoir Sessions: Mx. M – Non-Binary Boudoir Take Two

It’s been a weird month. This pandemic that currently has the world on lockdown caused me to temporarily close my studio. Needless to say, I’ve been really missing our time with clients. I genuinely miss having my camera in my hands! Thankfully, a discovery! Virtual Boudoir Sessions. The idea alone blew my hair back! These […]

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April 22, 2020

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Boudie Babe Ambassador Guest Post: Meet Brenna

Why did I choose to apply to be a Boudie Babe brand ambassador for Erika Gayle Photography?  Without going into too much detail and to put it quite bluntly, 2019 was one of my (our) hardest years. (2020 isn’t proving to be any better but I feel more at ease now than I did about […]

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March 25, 2020

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Boudoir Wardrobe: Where the heck do I shop?!

So, you’ve booked a boudoir session for yourself, great! But now the big question – WHERE oh where do I search for my boudoir wardrobe?! I got you, boo. Below I’ve compiled a list of all the best places to shop for lingerie, crowd sourced from our Boudie Babe Community over on Facebook. Not a […]

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March 11, 2020