Matthew O’Brien Fashion Show at Bolesworth Event

June 13th, 2018|

Today I have had a lovely day helping out with the Matthew O'Brien Fashion show at the Bolesworth Show Ground in Cheshire. I met Matthew a couple of months ago when with Kat Hannon Mayo (photographer) we did a shoot in a rape seed field on the Chester to Wrexham Bypass and exciting things are [...]

Hannah’s Vintage styled Elegant wedding

May 30th, 2018|

I was involved recently in the wedding makeup and prep for Hannah, who married at Inglewood Manor in Ledsham, Cheshire. Hannah had a real eye for style and wanted her look to be very reminiscent of the 1920's/ 30's so very Downton Abbey in the look and feel. Her makeup, I concentrated on making sure [...]

Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Flawless Filter

May 23rd, 2018|

I make no secret in my love for products by Charlotte Tilbury, it is the ultimate brand for creating bridal looks, the colours are so bridal friendly, so classic and luxury formulations mean that it works for the bridal looks that I create, and the products will last all day with confidence that they will [...]

A Woodland Shoot and a front cover of a Magazine

May 1st, 2018|

I love a good collaboration shoot, if the concept is good and there is a good team involved then count me in I am there.  So when Claire Elsley a Wedding planner from Bouquet and Bells got in touch with me to be part of a shoot she had planned at Cheshire Outdoors and Cheshire [...]

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 [...]