A little look back at 2017

January 13th, 2018|

We are in the second week in January so still good timing to look back on 2017 and all my brides.  It started off the season for me, in February with the wedding of Annie who lived in the village I reside, Hawarden.  So a really nice start to the season, being so local, and [...]

Flawless, waterproof, photo-ready makeup….. it has to be Airbase Airbrush Makeup

January 3rd, 2018|

For several years I have been known for my use of Airbrush Makeup and when it comes to a brides big day, it really is the BEST makeup. I have tried several foundations and nothing compares to the longevity that Airbase Makeup gives me.  Why is it so special for brides for their big day? [...]

Christmas Wedding at Ruthin Castle in North Wales

January 2nd, 2018|

I love a Christmas wedding it is a chance to up the glamour stakes for my brides, this time of year is normally the time that I see colour schemes of rich berry tones and forest greens.  On the other side I has seen cool greys and icy tones. One of my stand outs for [...]

Top 50 Bridal Makeup Artists in the UK

November 11th, 2017|

Recently I was placed in a list of Top 50 Bridal Makeup Artists in the UK with Gohen. This is for the 3rd year running and it really is a fabulous accolade. It really is lovely to be recognised for the work that I do and to be recognised by the Bridal Industry. I decided [...]

Blush Pinks, peachy pinks in a rustic setting at the Arley Hall Estate

November 11th, 2017|

I often do styled shoots with other bridal suppliers because it helps to show off my versatility to create so many different looks, it helps to show brides that I have a understanding of fashion and bridal fashion does change quickly.  Bridal style is not as quick changing as everyday fashion but nevertheless its good [...]

Two beautiful looks for a very stunning bride at the very opulent Thornton Manor

November 8th, 2017|

A couple of weeks ago I went to Thornton Manor to do the makeup for the bride Kate who was marrying her Sweetheart Richard in the very prestigious House at Thornton Manor. Kate booked me to do the makeup for herself and her Mother, something I don't normally do as I have minimum booking, however [...]

Four looks for Bridal Fayre Catwalk

November 7th, 2017|

Again I was involved in a wedding fayre for the Bridal Show at the Floral Pavillion in New Brighton on the Wirral. The dresses for this catwalk from a selection from Opulence in West Kirby.  Hair on all the models by the amazing Leigh Jordan who is based at Brimstage on the Wirral. I created [...]

Your Bridal Makeup Trial, come to trial prepared……

October 7th, 2017|

Bridal Trials are the chance that you get to try out the look you want for your big day and they are very important in many ways but I feel that I need to give brides to be tips to make the most out of it: When coming to trial make sure you have a [...]

Creating 5 different wedding looks for Leasowe Castle Bridal Show

October 6th, 2017|

I love the girls that run a forum group on Facebook called Wirral Weddings, I have been a member of the group since my wedding prep back in 2013.  The group is a mix of brides to be, past brides and of course us wedding suppliers, its a source of information for brides and a [...]

Its called FLASHBACK and it can wreck your wedding photos……

September 8th, 2017|

I have many friends in the wedding industry and  of those most being wedding photographers and recently a few have asked me what this powder is under the eyes and around the face on the evening photos where flash has been used???  confused and pondering how this can be edited for the bride and groom. This [...]