T W I R L T A L K P O D C A S T
Twirl Talk is a top-rated podcast & the go-to resource for every bride-to-be!
We cover everything from tips & advice from top wedding industry experts to encouragement from women who have walked the path before you and have some wisdom to share with you along the way.
Our hope is that these conversations feel like you're hanging out with your best friends over a glass of wine, talking about life and how not lose your mind in the midst of all the crazy. Cheers to love & celebrating it well!
THE HEART BEHIND THE PODCAST
Curious about why we started this podcast in the first place?
Listen to our intro episode to get a glimpse into the heart behind Twirl Talk Podcast!
EPISODE 1: LARA CASEY | “GIVE YOURSELF SOME PERSPECTIVE”
Hooray!! Twirl Talk Podcast is officially LIVE and we couldn't think of a better episode to kick it off than this one right here! In today's episode, we have a conversation with Lara Casey of Cultivate What Matters and Southern Weddings Magazine. Lara shares personal stories and advice for brides-to-be but also gives nuggets of wisdom for women in any season of life. We hope this episode is life-giving and encouraging to all who listen! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 2: LAUREN CHITWOOD | “SEE THE JOY”
In today's episode we're talking with Lauren Chitwood of Lauren Chitwood Events & Olio Event Group based out of Louisville, Kentucky. She's an event planner, a director, and a visionary executing one-of-a-kind experiences, and on top of it all, she's a wife and a mom to three little kiddos. Lauren shares with us her story of how she got to where she is, amazing wedding planning tips, and also shares how she chooses to "see the joy" in her every day life. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 3: BETH CHAPMAN | “BE TIMELESS”
In today’s episode we’re chatting with the amazing Beth Chapman - owner of The White Dress by The Shore, founder of Beth Chapman Styling + Consulting, co-author of The White Dress in Color and The White Dress Destinations, and founder of The White Dress Society. This woman is a mover & a shaker with a big heart for making all experiences in life both memorable & timeless. Beth shares inspiring personal stories as well as amazing tips like what needs to be in a bride’s wedding day emergency kit, how to find your dream bridal style, why bridal sizing is so funky, and some really sweet advice for what matters most for life after the wedding day! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 4: TY MCBRAYER | “CHEERS TO NINE YEARS!”
Cheers to 9 years!! Today we are celebrating Twirl's 9th Anniversary! We have our very own Ty McBrayer, owner of Twirl, in the hot seat today sharing all about how Twirl came to be and what she's learned in the last 9 years of business. Thank you for listening to this fun episode and being a part of the celebration in that way. Deeply grateful for our Twirl Family! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 5: BEN HIGGINS | “I STOOD FOR THIS”
We’re so excited to have our first guy on the podcast & even more excited that it’s the former ABC’s The Bachelor, Ben Higgins! Ben shares with us about his experience on the show, some dating & relationship advice he’s learned along the way, his faith, and all about the incredible work he’s doing now through his company Generous International, Humanity & Hope, and so much more! It’s a really great episode that we know you’ll love. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 6: DRESS SHOPPING 101 + A FUN ANNOUNCEMENT
Today's an exciting day! If you've ever wondered about what to expect during a bridal appointment or what you need to know prior to coming in, today's episode is for you!! We're sharing all kinds of tips, tricks, and advice for dress shopping! PLUS - we have a VERY exciting announcement to share with you all about a new chapter we're entering into at Twirl Boutique. So excited to finally share this news with you all! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 7: MEANT TO BE BOUTIQUE
Happy Birthday, Meant To Be Boutique!! In today's episode we're sharing ALL about our sister store, Meant To Be Boutique - a sample bridal boutique. We're celebrating 3 years of MTB and telling you all about what makes us "sisters", who the MTB bride is, and the amazing experience & inventory you can have over there. It's a great episode that we think you are really going to love. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 8: BLUSH + GLOW | “YOUR BRIDAL BEAUTY AUTHORITY”
You many know them formally as Pink Lou Lou Hair & Make Up but they are now the "bridal beauty authority" known as Blush + Glow! In today's episode, we are sipping champagne & talking all things beauty with our besties, Allison Jenks & Dana Peddicord of Blush + Glow! These two are truly the beauty gurus and they are spilling all the deets on everything you need to know for your wedding day beauty to every day beauty too. They also share some really sweet life advice that every woman will be moved by no matter their season. These ladies are the bees knees & we can't wait for you to learn from them, laugh with them, and maybe even cry a little too. Enjoy!!
PRODUCTS & PEOPLE MENTIONED IN EPISODE:
Loving Tan // Mallory Ervin // Shelly at No Lines Tanning // The Tan Van April Hatfield // Hair extensions - Sally’s or Natural Beaded Rows (NBR) // Sara Gabriel hairpieces & veils // Cup of Coffee from Lush // Glam Glow from Sephora // Perricone MD Cold Plasma Mask from Sephora // CO2 Lift Mask // Champagne Pop by BECCA Cosmetics // Lash Boost from Rodan&Fields // Triple Lipids Restore by Skinceuticals (from a MedSpa) // Local MedSpas: Beautiful You MedSpa, BeMedi Spa, Prive Med Spa // Local Microblading: Feather & Blade // Curly Hair Products: Kenra Dry Wax Spray, Conditioning Oil Spray, Bumble & Bumble Leave-In Products
EPISODE 9: CHRISTY WRIGHT | “GRACE IN YOUR SEASON”
Today on the podcast we have the amazing Christy Wright of Business Boutique! Christy is the #1 national best-selling author of Business Boutique, host of the Business Boutique Podcast, a Certified Business Coach and a Ramsey Personality with a passion for equipping women with the knowledge and steps they need to successfully run and grow a business. Since joining Ramsey Solutions in 2009, she has spoken to thousands across the country at women’s conferences, national business conferences, Fortune 500 companies and her own sold-out live events. Today on our episode with Christy, we're talking all about how to assess your needs in your season of life and how to give yourself grace right where you are. Christy is a powerhouse & will make you feel like you can take on the world after listening to our conversation today. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 10: RACHEL CRUZE | “MONEY & MARRIAGE”
Today's episode is a great one! We've got Rachel Cruze, daughter of Dave Ramsey, on the show today talking about all things marriage & money. Rache helps people learnt he proper way to handle money and stay out of debt. She's sharing everything from tips on planning a wedding while staying debt free to the best piece of marriage advice she's ever been given. Rachel is full of wisdom, laughs, and encouragement so you're sure to love her! Check out her best-selling book, Love Your Life Not Theirs, and her show The Rachel Cruze Show for more advice on all things money & marriage. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 11: JACLYN JOURNEY | “ DO WHAT YOU LOVE”
We love today's episode so much! We have the amazing Jaclyn Journey of Jaclyn Journey Weddings and Journey + Jacobs Design Studio on the show today and we're chatting all about how to get inspired, stay true to yourself, and finding your signature style by discovering what you value most. This is an episode for everyone, no matter your season. Jaclyn brings so much wisdom & authenticity to the show and we're so grateful we get to share it all with you. Enjoy!! // Book mentioned at the end of the episode: The Archetype Diet
EPISODE 12: NATALIE LEWIS | “SINGLENESS + LIVING WHOLEHEARTEDLY”
To prep our hearts for next week's festivities for Valentine's Day AND Galentine's Day, we have the amazing Natalie Lewis on the show today! Natalie lives in Louisiana with her husband, and is pursuing her calling of sharing God’s truth, specifically about singleness and cultivating an eternal perspective with women through bible studies and on social media. We chat all about how to live wholeheartedly in all seasons of life, but specifically singleness. It's a deeply encouraging episode no matter what your marital status may be. Natalie is about to be your new best friend! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 13: KELS MALICOTE | “FINDING YOUR CONFIDENCE & OWNING YOUR SEXY”
Happy Valentine's Day, friends!! To celebrate this week of "love", we've got Kels Malicote of The Malicotes on the podcast today talking all about how to find your confidence, own your sexy, and real talk about all things self-love & BOUDOIR! You will no doubt feel empowered, inspired, and encouraged after listening to today's episode. We all need this kind of truth in our lives so don't miss out and listen today! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 14: AMBER BOWLING | “PLANNING YOUR FAVORITE CELEBRATION”
Amber Bowling is a planner, designer, dreamer. Her career in the event planning industry spans nearly 15 years. Starting her career in the hospitality arena, she gained valuable know-how in all facets of events. Known for her attention to detail, Amber strategically plans events with each client in mind curating details to create a one-of-a-kind experience with style and impact. She has mastered the art of negotiation, understands the importance of southern hospitality and how to get things done with a smile. In today’s episode she’s sharing so much wonderful knowledge with you all about how to plan your favorite celebration aka YOUR WEDDING! From deciding on if you need a planner to how to build the perfect vendor team — Amber’s sharing all her wisdom with you all and helping you feel like you can really have a grip on this whole wedding planning thing. It’s a great episode! Enjoy!!
EPISODE 15: ELIZABETH KIRSCH WITH GLENLARY ESTATE | “A VENUE FOR YOUR FAVORITE PARTY”
In today's episode, we're talking all things venues with a dear friend Elizabeth Kirsch who is the event director for GlenLary Estate. She shares all kinds of tips from what to look for, what to ask, and how to make your wedding your most favorite party ever! It's a great chat that we think you'll love. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 16: COURTNEY WHITMORE OF PIZZAZZERIE | “MEANINGFUL CELEBRATIONS”
On today’s episode we have the entertaining extraordinaire, Courtney Whitmore of Pizzazzerie, on the show sharing all kinds of amazing tips for hosting the perfect bridal shower or wedding event! She also shares wonderful advice for brides-to-be on how to show your gratitude to your loved ones that are celebrating you in this sweet season of life. // Go-to places for party supplies mentioned in the episode: Amazon, Etsy, Shop Sweet Lulu, and Natalie Chang.
EPISODE 17: HAYLEY PAIGE | “DESIGNER & DREAMER”
Today's episode is a fun one! We've got Hayley Paige - head designer for Hayley Paige, Blush by Hayley Paige, Hayley Paige Occasions, and La Petite Hayley Paige. She's sharing all the things with us from how she got where she is today to what inspires her and tips for the bride to be while she's shopping for her dream dress! Today's episode is such a fabulous BTS with this incredibly talented designer who also fees like the sweetest friend. You're going to love it. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 18: CASSIE DILLY | “HOW TO CULTIVATE FRIENDSHIP IN ALL SEASONS”
Wondering how to be the very best bridesmaid possible or how to keep close friendships when seasons start to change and look different?? Today's episode is for YOU! Cassie Dilly, Liz Cox's real life best friend, sits down and shares with us her advice for loving people well, how to continually cultivate deep friendships as adults (because let's be real.. IT'S HARD), and shares about how important community is in all seasons of life and how it benefits you in profound ways. This is an incredible conversation that you don't want to miss. Enjoy!!
EPISODE 19: BETH MCCORD OF YOUR ENNEAGRAM COACH | “YOUR BEST SELF & THE ENNEAGRAM”
If you've listened to any other episodes of Twirl Talk Podcast, you've heard us talking about the enneagram before! Well, today's the day we're finally taking a deep dive into what it's all about and what it means for your life. We're so excited to have Beth McCord of Your Enneagram Coach as our guest! She's a certified enneagram coach and shares all about it with such wisdom, compassion, and grace. We couldn't think of a better way to close out season one of Twirl Talk Podcast than this episode right here. Enjoy!!
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EPISODE 20: LIZ COX | “LESSONS I LEARNED FROM MAKING THIS PODCAST”
Just a little mini bonus episode sharing how grateful I am for season one of Twirl Talk Podcast and the lessons I learned through the process of bringing it to life. We love you guys! Thanks for a great first season. Stay tuned for season two launching in the Fall! XOXO, Liz Cox (Host of Twirl Talk Podcast)