Behind The Scenes 4

It Takes A Village To Pull Off A Fall Fashion Shoot

The Models

Melissa Askren

Melissa Askren is a mom of three kids—two boys and a girl. Currently a West Chester resident, Melissa and her husband are getting ready to move their family to a beautiful farm in Butler County. She likes on-trend pieces during the day as an account executive for Buckeye Corrugated and prefers casual trends for home life.

Jenny Gutman

Jenny Gutman is an entrepreneur, mom of two boys and wife of West Chester Police Captain Joe Gutman. Jenny is the creator and co-owner of Modern Moms Products, a line of hand-crafted soy candles for moms of all types. She loves to wear comfortable clothing while working during the day and prefers a more chic look when dining out on the town.

Kara Lyons

Kara Lyons is life-long West Chester resident and third-generation attorney at Lyons & Lyons Attorneys at Law. Kara concentrates her practice on wills, trusts, estate planning and probate administration. Her style is classic and she loves designer pieces that can seamlessly transition from the office or courtroom to a night out with her girlfriends.

The Fashion

Art On Symmes

Specializing in unique and exquisite gifts that have been crafted by skilled artisans, Art On Symmes has been providing the Cincinnati Tri-State area with high-quality, American-made artwork since 2002. Her shop also offers clothing, jewelry, accessories and much more.

Designer Items and More

A luxury boutique featuring new and pre-owned designer clothes, jewelry, handbags and more. The online eBay store and Olde West Chester shop is for the accomplished, smart woman who loves fashion.


One of Liberty Center’s flagship stores, Dillard’s features designer dresses, shoes, clothing, handbags, cosmetics and more.

Welling & Co. Jewelers

For more than 95 years, Welling & Co. has been one of the most trusted names in jewelry in the West Chester and Liberty region, serving generations of local families.

The Location

Liberty Center is a premier shopping, dining and entertainment destination in Liberty Township, featuring the latest fashions from top retailers.

The Look

Pure Concept Salon + Spa is committed to wellness, the environment and the community. The Aveda salon has locations in Liberty Center, Deerfield Township and Kenwood.

The Photos

Len Kaltman is owner of West Chester Corporate Photography. Though his studio is in West Chester, his professional photography career has taken him all over the globe.