Jessica’s Romantic, boho, charming wedding day at Crabwall Manor in Chester

August 20th, 2017|

Jessica has been one of the most charming brides I have met, so kind and bubbly, I was introduced to her by a couple of my bridal industry friends, Sue Gibson from Fellici's Ice-cream and Cheryl Carden from Pink Sherbet Bridal Stationery.  Jessica even stepped in to be a model at one of my wedding fayres [...]

Timeless, Elegant and Classic Bridal Makeup for Emily’s big day at Thornton Manor

August 20th, 2017|

A week ago I got to work on the lovely Emily for her big day at Thornton Manor, she was getting married in the very beautiful main house so getting her ready in my favourite bridal prep space, the Lady Lever Suite.  I love this space simply because of the natural light that comes flooding [...]

Rose Gold Glitter and full on glamour in the Welsh Countryside

August 18th, 2017|

I would say a good percentage of the brides I work with are looking for very natural makeup and don't want anything to heavy or statement but when that one bride comes into trial and says I want something big and glamourous, I won't lie  I do a little happy dance. Kristy being one of [...]

Glitz and Pink makeup tones, for Hannah’s Romantic look for her Thornton Manor Wedding

August 18th, 2017|

Recently I was back at my favourite Wedding Venue Thornton Manor, Cheshire. This was for the Wedding of Hannah, she has a very distinctive look and style and wanted a Makeup Artist that was happy to incorporate her signature Pink lip with something different for her eye makeup. Lovely, positive and fun morning to be [...]

Hollywood glamour styling for Sara at Crabwall Manor

April 23rd, 2017|

Earlier this year I did the makeup for Sara for her wedding at Crabwall Manor near Chester. I met with Sara before Christmas for her trial and she very much wanted to keep the skin and eyes natural, we discuss a brighter lip but she wasn't sure and left wearing a nude lip. Fast forward [...]

Beautiful bride, blush pinks and opulent surroundings of Thornton Manor

April 23rd, 2017|

Yesterday saw a return to the very beautiful Thornton Manor for the wedding of Rachel to Neil. She married in the main house on the Estate which is just beautiful and the most perfect wedding setting. Rachel booked me for my Gold package which consists of Bridal Makeup for her and the wedding party in the [...]

Fairy-tale bridal style at Thornton Manor

April 19th, 2017|

Easter Monday saw me back at the premier wedding venue in Cheshire/Wirral at Thornton Manor for the wedding of Aimee. Aimee expressed to me at the trial that she wanted to pick up the tones that were in her gown which had a blush under-layer that showed through.  I therefore used on her eyes the [...]

Vicky’s relaxed waterside wedding at Thornton Manor

April 18th, 2017|

Being a bridal Makeup Artist covering the North West and North Wales, I am lucky to work regularly at Thornton Manor in Cheshire and as one of their preferred suppliers I am at the venue lots. The Thursday before good Friday I was doing the wedding for Vicky.  Vicky was getting married in one of [...]

Bridal Makeup – Have you considered a statement lip?

April 18th, 2017|

So many brides to be are told that their makeup should be natural, that it should be muted tones and colours?  I disagree.... What I mean is making a statement with your look, and one of my favourite elegant styles a bride can do in my opinion is feature a nice bright  lip in their overall look. [...]