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A colorful, smart blog focusing on branding, design, and lifestyle curated by Step Brightly, a boutique design studio specializing in brand design strategy. We insist on doing fabulous work for fabulous people.

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How to throw a Bluegrass Birthday Jamboree

Howdy partners. I am taking you back to this country inspired bluegrass jamboree birthday party that I threw for my son Julien’s 2nd birthday and was featured on the Amy Atlas Sweet Designs website. Let’s be real…most baby birthday…Read More

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How Chalkboard Art Creates Atmosphere for Your Brand

In a world driven by computers, it’s utterly delightful to see the art of hand-drawn, hand-crafted chalkboard art creating a unique atmosphere for brands. How fun for something so old school (pun totally intended) to be making such a…Read More

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Meet Kristin Holda, Step Brightly’s Graphic Design Intern

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The Most Creative & Influential Women in America :: A Retrospective

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Step Brightly revamped!

We took the plunge and revamped our business! New look, updated services and a fresh approach to brand design. Let’s take a look at the fun creative process of how we updated our look. But first, let’s make one…Read More

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Behind the Scenes :: Client Kelly Lowery tells us how brand design adds value to her business.

Kelly and I had coffee last week and I am inspired to share where our conversation went after some needed caffeine. Step Brightly helped Kelly rebrand her company in 2013. She came to Step Brightly with a new name for her information…Read More

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Meet Reigan Massey, our Sparkling Social Media Intern!

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Our Favorite Mother’s Day Inspiration on Pinterest

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The Ladies of Step Brightly :: Brady Campbell

Brady started with Step Brightly as an intern in 2013 and is now our marketing maven. She is constantly wowing us with her unbridled enthusiasm, wit and eye for detail. What magic do you add to the Step Brightly mix? An eye…Read More

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Stop Thinking About It & Do It :: Be Your Brand

We’ve talked before about how your brand is not limited to your brand colors, your logo or your slogan. Your brand is a living, breathing thing. And the best way to keep that “thing” living and breathing is for…Read More

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The Ladies of Step Brightly :: Heather Acton

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