SUBMISSIONS

 
Looking to submit a real baby shower, DIY tutorial or baby shower idea? If so, please email me 
at least 10 photos (without watermarks), a brief description and a list of credits. Please read 
below for more details.

If you have any questions, please send me an email at 
bumpsmitten {at} gmail {dot} com.


FOR THE REAL MOM-TO-BE

(Email Subject: Feature My Real Baby Shower)


1. Your Information: Your Name/ Your Baby's Name (if you have one already!) / Date and Location of the Baby Shower
Note: Only your first name will be used in the post.

2. Your Images: 10 - 25 individual images that you feel really represent your happy day. Images should have no watermarks (we promise to credit all of your beautiful photographs!) and they should be sent via jpgs OR a zip file. The images need to be 600 pixels wide. If you need any help with your photos, please email me at bumpsmitten {at} gmail {dot} com.

Just remember.. everybody loves EYE CANDY! (the mom-to-be, guests, decorations, cakes & sweets, invitations, flower arrangements, etc.).

3. Your Description: The more info, the better! I want to know everything about your joyous baby shower -- the planning, the inspiration, the party, the guests. Also... please be sure to include any DIY projects that you did or silly games you played

4. The Vendors: Please list all of the vendors that you would like to see given credit for the event.
Note: You must credit a photographer in order for your baby shower to be featured.

5. Follow Up: We also welcome any photos you and your new bundle of joy (or joys)!



FOR THE VENDOR

(Email Subject: Feature My Client's Real Baby Shower)


1. Your Information: Your Company Name/ Your Name/ Client's Name/ Baby's Name (if applicable)/ Date and Location of the Baby Shower
Note: only first name of the client will be used in the post

2. Your Images: 10 - 25 individual images that you feel really represent the happy day. Images should have no watermarks (we promise to credit all of your beautiful photographs!) and they should be sent via jpgs OR a zip file. The images need to be 600 pixels wide. If you need any help with your photos, please email me at bumpsmitten {at} gmail {dot} com.

Just remember.. everybody loves EYE CANDY! (the mom-to-be, guests, decorations, cakes & sweets, invitations, flower arrangements, etc.).

4. Your Description: This is where everyone gets to fall in love with the shower -- the more information, the better! Please include all details of how you helped create or capture the special moments. (I also love inspiration boards!) For example -- the planning, the inspiration, the party, the guests, DIY projects, etc.
Note: Please include any thoughts or special comments from the mom-to-be, if possible.

5. The Vendors: Please list all of the vendors that you would like to see given credit for the event.
Note: You must credit a photographer in order for your baby shower to be featured.

6. Follow Up: We also welcome any photos you and your new bundle of joy (or joys)!



FOR THE DIY PROJECTS

(Email Subject: Feature My DIY Tutorial)

1. Your Information: Your Company Name/ Your Name/ Name of the project you created

2. Your Images: 5 - 15 individual images that you feel best showcase the baby shower and your talent. Images should have no watermarks (we promise to credit all of your beautiful photographs!) and they should be sent via jpgs OR a zip file. The images need to be 600 pixels wide. If you need any help with your photos, please email me at bumpsmitten {at} gmail {dot} com.

3. Types of Images: Step-by-step detailed photos of the project, plus the photos of the final product.
(I highly recommend shooting the tutorial in a staged setting). This is easier for the reader to visualize the project and follow the instructions.

4. Your Description: In addition to having the written tutorial, we love hearing about the inspiration for the DIY project and how you used it. The more information you can give us, the better -- our readers will want to get to know you through this feature!

5. The Vendors: Please list all of the vendors that you would like to see given credit for the event.



FOR THE VENDOR GUIDE APPLICANT

I am currently working on building the Bump Smitten Vendor Guide, which will be a collection of best photographers, florists, design and party planners, etc. Coming Summer 2011!

If you would like to be considered, send me an email at bumpsmitten {at} gmail {dot} com, and I will send you an application form as soon as possible. (Please make sure that in the subject of the email it says: Vendor Guide Application Request).

I look forward to hearing from you soon!