A Celebration Studio — Event Design, Florals + Desserts for Heartfelt Occasions
A culmination of timeless + naturalistic style, Little Elaine is an event and floral design, styling, photography + intimate gathering catering studio focused on creating elegantly styled intimate gatherings and events in Athens, Georgia + beyond. With a focus on natural beauty, Little Elaine creates sophisticated events, curates timeless styling + photography, and brings together locally-sourced floral design + seasonal menu development for events that are both classic and joy-filled.
Established in 2019, Little Elaine is a tribute to Marina’s grandmother Elaine who is the epitome of elegant minimalism and timeless style and the namesake behind her middle name. With professional experience in creative styling, digital marketing, event planning, photography, and recipe development, Marina created Little Elaine to be a culmination of bringing together elements of a beautifully lived life surrounded by those you love.
Event + Floral Design.
We love a good party. We offer a full scale of planning and design services from small intimate occasions to a well-branded event, Little Elaine is here to plan an event to remember.
SMALL BUSINESS EVENTS
We also offer freelance planning and marketing services to local businesses to plan events and successful pop-ups.
WEDDINGS + PRIVATE EVENTS
We offer full planning and design packages, day of coordination + consulting for weddings and private events.
Private Events include bridal showers, anniversary events, dinner parties, rehearsal dinners + other special occasions. We also offer custom dessert and appetizer tables for your event.
Now accepting weddings dates for 2019 / 2020 brides. Contact below for more information.
Styling + Photography.
Little Elaine collaborates with designers, restaurants, chefs, stationers and florists to create visual content for brands big and small. While producing gorgeous imagery is the goal, Little Elaine's authentic sensibilities help convey a brand's story.
Styling services focused on product, fashion, and a variety of styled editorial shoots for print and digital publications.
FOOD + DRINK PHOTOGRAPHY
Little Elaine offers food and drink styling, photography, and custom recipe development for food brands and products.
PORTRAIT + EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY
Offering portrait, event, and still life photography. Focused on capturing the most important milestones or events in your life. Senior portraits, family photos, events, and celebrations.
Little Elaine founder, Marina Gunn, also runs marinagunn.com, a recipe blog focused on seasonal meals and fresh ingredients. She offers custom appetizers, desserts, and private experiences within the Athens, GA community.
CUSTOM APPETIZER + DESSERT TABLES
Bespoke appetizer + dessert tables for your next event, wedding, cocktail hour, reception, or just because. Tables include custom floral design and styling. Whenever possible we work with local growers and within seasons.
SPECIAL ORDER CAKES
Little Elaine offers custom cakes that can be gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo, nut free and have the option of floral intricacies. Whenever possible we work with local growers and within seasons.
Let’s talk more about your vision and how I can help bring it to life.