London Bride Hats Shoot

This shoot was for London Bride magazine. It's one of my favorites - I say that a lot but it's definitely in my top 5! I got to change the hair several times to work with each piece. I totally love the pleat and the fishtail plait! Prepping the hair properly, enabled me to do this. The more I played with it the better it got. I used Percy & Reed Volumising mousse to start and Oribe's texturizing spray throughout CREDITS PHOTOGRAPHY: Lucy Davenport,  07876 752495,  www.lucydavenport.co.uk  HAIR: Jo Irving, Lovehair, 0870 446 0746, ... Read more

Johanna Hehir Photoshoot at Fetcham Park

I was lucky enough to be asked by Johanna Hehir to style the hair for her recent collect of wedding dresses. The shoot was at the stunning Fetcham Park, a wedding venue very close to us.I was delighted to be able to work with make up artist Ana Ospina www.anaospinamakeup.co.uk and the talented Photographer Lucy Davenport http://www.lucydavenport.co.uk/Johanna Hehir's dresses are beautifully made from the highest quality fabrics, hand embellished, they are flattering and elegant in every way. Please see her complete collections ... Read more

Gypsophila – THE Hair Accesory Trend Of 2013

Gypsophila – ( Gips-off-ila) Not Gyspsophilia which is how I have been saying it for the last 10 years!Gypsophila has been used more and more in weddings in 2012 No doubt as a direct result from our very own Catherine using it by the barrel at her own wedding and more famously in her sister Pippa’s hair.I always thought of it as the slightly naff accessory to a shop bought Rose. But these days I hold it in far higher regard. Some of the most beautiful creations in the ... Read more

Floral Headbands

The hair accessory of the summer  has to be the floral head band. Vintage and retro styling is still a very big trend for brides in the UK but there has definitely been a shift towards floral designs. It can be vintage but more relaxed with an outdoorsy feel, it’s also an easy way to colour coordinate with your bridesmaids. A rise in ... Read more