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Yvette & Michael are the creative spark behind Lola Lorena Ltd. Co.
They are a dedicated husband-and-wife duo, working together towards a common goal — providing their clients with exquisite graphic design alongside superior customer service.

The business is named after their vivacious daughter, Lola Lorena, and is creatively influenced by their passion for travel, the nostalgia of vintage details, and the downright love of the craft.

Yvette & Michael live with their two children, Luke and Lola, in Fort Worth, Texas.

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"Love always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails."

1 Corinthians 13: 7-8

My father, Dr. Carlos Gonzalez, passed away January 25, 2015. That loss was one of the most difficult things I have ever experienced. Saying goodbye to someone you love is SO HARD. Nothing can prepare you. But through the loss, the one thing that stands out is that through the hard times and the good times, LOVE NEVER FAILS....

It was no surprise to hear that Taylor and Ryan's wedding was featured on the premier wedding blog Style Me Pretty. A lovely bride with a heart the size of Texas....

This is what happens when a beautiful Fort Worth bride, from a precious Fort Worth family, gets married in an incredible location, with amazing vendors coming together to pull off a one-of-a-kind Texas-sized event: A party worth talking about!...

Suzani is a type of embroidered and decorative tribal textile made in Central Asian countries. On our trip to Istanbul a few years ago, we came in contact with Suzani first-hand and fell in love. Every day I make my bed with the two Suzani pillows we bought at the Grand Bazaar. I just absolutely love the pattern and the exotic nature of the textile. So, we have taken the Suzani motif and we're getting inspired......

Moroccan Tiles are so exotic. They instantly transport you to another place and time. And these days, you can see them everywhere in home design. We have taken the Moroccan tile motif and we're getting inspired......

Last Fall, we were very privileged to design another beautiful wedding suite for the Mosley family. In 2010, we originally met the Mosleys when we designed Christina & Jacob’s wedding suite, which was a stunning destination wedding in San Francisco (see post here). This time......

As a mom, I’m always trying to find new and exciting ways to teach our kids the life-changing truths found in the Bible. The idea of A to Z ABC Scripture Cards is not new, where you learn one scripture verse that starts with each letter of the alphabet. But as I looked for some to buy, I was underwhelmed by the design of the cards that were available on the market....

You may have heard… Tangerine Tango is Pantone’s 2012 Color of the Year. Here at Lola Lorena, this announcement makes Michael’s heart sing. He has LONG been a fan of the color orange and now he doesn’t have to convince anyone that orange is a......

Don’t you LOVE projects that are different and interesting? We do too!! With our beloved Texas Rangers headed to the World Series again, we thought we’d post a baseball invitation that touted a “game of a lifetime” to its short list of VIP recipients. Our......