Magnolia Lane is a boutique visual styling, wedding design and creative consulting studio based in the Washington D.C. metro area.

Jean Hilpert is the owner and lead stylist behind Magnolia Lane; she is a dreamer, wedding enthusiast, visual display artist and prop stylist who loves making all things pretty. Specializing in whimsical and meticulously crafted wedding stylings, she enjoys helping clients design and execute one-of-a-kind events and building eye catching displays.  

A graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Jean launched her professional career in luxury department stores. Having her aesthetic shaped by master merchants and learning to craft compelling displays from the best in the business; she quickly rose to a senior visual management position where she inspired the stores population endlessly with fashion styling, selling tips and merchandising wisdom. With a strong desire to continue to learn and grow, after a stint as the accessories buyer for a speciality retailer and numerous freelance projects later Magnolia Lane Creative Studio was born. Here, Jean leads a team of freelance creatives, event planning professionals & artists to complete planning and design projects to perfection. If you are interested in collaborating or working with Jean & Magnolia Lane for your next event or visual project, please reach out via the contact page.