Congrats! You are engaged! You have found the love of your life, your dress, your venue and of course the ring! Now you are in the search for the make up artist with magic hands who will help you become the version of yourself you wish you could be. But where to start? Here are some pointers to help you find the right makeup artist for you:
1. What is the type of bridal look you want? Natural? Glam? Goth?
2. What is your budget?
3. Would you like a student or an artist with more experience?
4. Do you want to the artist to travel to you or are you willing to travel to them? Read More
What does ‘Old World’ conjure up for you, when you think of a wedding?
Lace? Handcrafted items? Spidery handwriting on an invitation? Coattails? Elegant, classic floral arrangements?
As we talked with our friends at Your Perfect Bridesmaid, we came up with all of these things, and more. So we worked with them to pull together the elegance of the Old World, right here in Portland, Oregon. Or to be more exact, Beaverton, Oregon, at the historic Jenkins Estate. Read More
Our interview series continues with Coreene Collins. Take a moment to learn more about her and what she does and any trends she see’s for the upcoming wedding seasons! Enjoy. Read More
In January, I had the pleasure of working with photographer Paul Erlich of Steven Paul Photography and local bridal designer Stephanie Dong of Stephanie D Couture. Stephanie has launched a beautiful vintage inspired bridal line. You can see her gowns here: www.stephaniedcouture.com. I was honored with the assignment of creating the hair and make up "look" for our model Sami Van Der Westhhuizen. I was inspired by the movie "The Great Gatsby". Read More