OPENING UP ABOUT MENTAL HEALTH IN BUSINESS | THE LET'S BE HONEST PODCAST WITH L. RAE DESIGN

I had the opportunity to be a guest on Morgan Mendez's, owner of Lady ILG Photography and host of the Let’s Be Honest podcast. Listen as we discuss the impact of mental health in business, my experience with depression and anxiety, and the practices I've set in place to restore balance.

July 18, 2019

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 INSIDE THE LIFE OF A DESIGNER | THE HUSTLENOMICS PODCAST WITH L. RAE DESIGN

Katie Eaker, Founder of Modern Darling Media and host of the Hustlenomics podcast chats with inspiring top female creative entrepreneurs from across the U.S. diving deep into their stories, struggles, experiences, and life lessons - and I can announce that I too am one of those women.

I (virtually) sat down with Katie to discuss my unique story, how I started L. Rae Design and my perspective on the ins and outs of business ownership, design and social media.
So, how do you even begin to become more mindful, reduce stress, and improve your mental wellbeing? 

April 26, 2019

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THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO
DESIGN FILES AND FORMATS

If you're not familiar with design software like Adobe Illustrator, InDesign or Photoshop then things like file types, web and print formatting, resolutions and color systems can all be SUPER intimidating and just all around confusing. You may find that you save a million files and while they may be ok, none of them seem to be exactly what you need. 

May 1, 2018


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 L. RAE EVERY DAY:
A FEW OF MY FAVORITE THINGS

It's been a cold and windy week here in upstate New York. It even SNOWED last night. SNOWED. So while I wait for April to warm up take a look at a few of my design and upstate essentials I'm currently obsessed with and completely necessary for a productive day. 

April 5, 2018


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 L. RAE EVERY DAY: #1

Just start. Move forward. No matter where you are or where you think you should be - just do. Take a deep breath, quiet the inner thoughts, the worry, all of the second guesses and trust in yourself. Trust in your knowledge. Trust in your skill. And start putting your work, your ideas, your thoughts into actions.

April 4, 2018


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HOW TO CONVERT TO AN INSTAGRAM BUSINESS PAGE AND WHY BUSINESS OWNERS SHOULD MAKE THE SWITCH

Deciding to switch your Instagram account over to a business account can seem daunting, confusing and even pointless. But if you take the time to set it up correctly it can be the best decision for you and your business.

September 18, 2017

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  THE 125TH ANNIVERSARY VOGUE COVER, HOW IT CAPTURED OUR ATTENTION AND LEFT US WITH ALL SORTS OF FEELS

THE. 125TH. ANNIVERSARY. VOGUE. COVER.

This rather large slice of fashion heaven arrived on my doorstep Tuesday afternoon and I haven’t been able to put it down since. No, you won’t find work from a famous photographer, call-to-actions or even runway models on the latest Vogue cover.

August 23, 2017


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