Covid-19: Please note our online store is still open 24/7 with orders being shipped out daily

Timeless Wedding Hair & Make up Inspiration

October 22, 2019

Timeless Wedding Hair & Make up Inspiration

Are you still undecided on your wedding hairstyle or what kind of bridal make-up to go for? Maybe we can help you with some inspiration, we have collated some looks as worn by our real brides. From messy buns, to up-styles teams with eye-catching accessories. These will be the hairstyles brides will be excited to wear down the aisle this year! What we can tell you for sure is that when its comes to bridal make up a very popular look amongst our brides is a dare to bare natural look, so defined eyes, luminous skin, soft blush and dusty pink or nude lips.

Real Bride Wears BeverlyReal Bride Wears Marina B

Taking inspiration from Meghann Markle, tendrils are back and bigger than ever. Two long face-framing pieces, curled away from the face is all you need to turn a basic hairstyle into a 2019 look. Style these tendrils up with a vintage style drop pearl earring. Real bride Sarah (above left) chose our Beverly Earrings, see them here. Sarah's make up is so natural and luminous, beautiful pink tones. Above (right) Melissa's hairstyle embodies detail and classic style, this kind of up-style is sure to last the day. Accessorise with a small statement headpiece. Melissa is wearing our Marina B drape

 Real Bride Sarah wearing Jodie Earrings Real Bride Wears Michelle Comb 

Sarah (above left) was just beaming on her wedding day, classic defined eyes and nude tones in her bridal make up. Sarah wore our timeless Jodie earrings, see them here. Niamh (above right) wore our Michelle comb on her wedding day, look at those gorgeous tousled waves! Nimah's make up style suited her perfectly, subtle colours and glowing. 

Nimah Wearing Bella Earrings Zara Headpiece 

Above (left) we have real bride Nimah with her polished waves, such a dramatic and stylish look, this style would suit most hair lengths, finish this look with a pair of drop earrings. Nimah Choose our Bella Earrings. Above (right) is our Jules Bridal model Edel wearing our Zara Headpiece, we loved this messy chignon and then the headpiece framing her face, her make up was so soft and pretty with slight pink/peach tones and defined eyes.

 Philomena Wears Abigail Earrings Jodie Earrings Worn By Kate 

Philomena (above left) opted for a structured up-style, creating lots of volume in the top with a low chignon at the bottom. If this hairstyle is for you theme it with a statement earring, Philomena wore our Abigail earrings. Philomena's make up was just flawless! Kate (above right) looks amazing! Kate's bridal make up really made her eyes pop. Kate wore our Jodie earrings on her wedding day.
 

Stay a little longer and take a look at some of our full collections? Click on the images below for Wedding Jewellery, Hair Accessories & Wedding Veils. Also feel free to contact us or make an appointment to visit our showroom to see more of our collections. 





Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in Our Blog

Planning a wedding in uncertain times...
Planning a wedding in uncertain times...

March 30, 2020

Anyone who has planned a wedding will tell you that there is a lot to think about, whatever time of year you choose for it to take place. But if the run-up to your wedding or even the big day itself are happening in the midst of the corona virus outbreak, you might be wondering what you should do to prepare (if that is even possible!) and plan for the potential that your wedding will in some way be affected.
Right now, whether you’re planning a wedding at home or abroad, there are countless moving parts surrounding COVID-19 and since this situation is fluid, what it means for your wedding, specifically, really depends on your wedding date.
Wedding Planning
To help you prepare for what you should do—and help you if you do sadly have to change plans—we spoke with experts across the industry, including travel consultants and wedding planners, to give you a closer look at how COVID-19 is affecting wedding planning right now, and how to prep for the coming months.
No. 1 - Be prepared
Whenever there is a problem, there is generally a solution, or if you can’t find a solution there is likely an alternative. It sounds very cliched but the best you can do is to keep calm and carry on. All of your guests whether they be family, friends, or colleagues all want to celebrate with you, but at a time that is safe and when you can all enjoy each others company.
No. 2 - Communicate with your vendors
Rather than second guess what your vendors are planning, get in touch with them, discuss worst scenarios and come together to create a game plan.

View full article →

A brides guide to wedding accessories…
A brides guide to wedding accessories…

March 11, 2020

Choosing your bridal jewellery is one of THE best parts about planning your wedding ensemble and we should know! But there are other accessories that need to be considered in the run-up to the big day, so we have pulled together this guide to make sure you don’t miss anything…
Bride with flower headpiece
Shoes:
When it comes to shoes comfort is key, remember that you will be wearing these shoes for the majority of the day, you will be standing, walking and dancing, so, go for natural materials, as they are more breathable and will stretch to fit your feet. Also, don’t forget to buy your shoes around the same time as you order your wedding dress. This is very important as your alterations, especially the hem adjustment, will depend on the height of your heel. Buying shoes early on will mean you are ready for all of your fittings and that you have plenty of time to break them in at home.
The timing of your wedding can be a deciding factor on your footwear choice. If you are getting married in winter, you might want a back-up pair of weddingtons (see what we did there!) to avoid the puddles, or if you are having your reception in the summer months you might want a pair of flats or wedges at the ready for walking on grass. In fact, having a back-up pair of flats is always a great idea, just in case!
Wedding Shoes

View full article →

Wedding traditions for todays Bride
Wedding traditions for todays Bride

March 04, 2020

When it comes to traditions, you can’t fit many more into one occasion than you can on a Wedding day! From the brides choice of a gown to the ceremony itself, the best man's speech, the first dance and the bouquet toss, your big day will be a constant nod to tradition. You might find some of the customs aren't in keeping with the style of your wedding, but when it comes down to bridal jewellery, you'll appreciate many of the old traditions, mainly because the bride comes out of it pretty well, with lots of sparkly options…
Real Bride bouquet
Pearls:
It is traditionally the job of the groom or the father-of-the-bride to gift the bride with pearls on the day of her wedding. Pearls are seen as a symbol of perfection, purity and innocence, and it is said that the ancient Greeks believed pearls would help ensure marital bliss and prevent newlywed brides from crying!
When it comes to wedding jewellery there are many, many choices when it comes to pearls. You could opt for a pearl choker, a discreet pearl bracelet, some beautiful earrings or one of our favourites, a pearl headpiece, here is our Gold Leaf and Freshwater Pearl Headpiece, which is a great choice for any bride.
Gold Leaf Hair Vine

View full article →