Author: Fabulous Iowa

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Fabulous People: Ivy Boyd

Des Moines-based makeup artist, Ivy Boyd, specializes in makeup for weddings, photos and commercial shoots and has done so for nearly 12 years. “I only use and promote cruelty-free products as animals are my first true love; makeup is second.”


Fabulous People: Mandy Stephenson

Mandy Stephenson is the owner of Des Moines-based April + August Photography, named after the birth months of her two children. “My goal is to create photos that are standalone art as well as a collection of vibrant and joyful images.”

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Fabulous People: Luke Jipp

Luke Jipp is the head brewer at Backpocket Brewing, which has locations in Coralville, Dubuque and Johnston. The craft beer destination is known for trying anything from seasonal favorites and classic lagers.