What is your most memorable wedding?
My most memorable wedding was my very first one. As I joined the bridal party on that morning I just knew that this was what I wanted to do forever! I loved the buzz, the excitement, the emotion.... Being chosen by a bride to participate in that is just priceless.
Describe your style in 5 adjectives.
Imaginative, creative, specialist, interesting, inspiring
What about your business are you most proud of?
I'm extremely proud of the recognition I receive for all my hard work. Not only the industry awards I have achieved but the testimonials that I receive from brides saying how happy there were they chose me for their wedding day. It's a massive compliment to know I helped make someone look and feel like the most amazing version of themselves and that gives me complete job satisfaction!
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
It's your day, do it your way. When it's all over all you have is the memories so stay true to what you want and like and don't loose sight of he pact that the rest of it is just "stuff" .
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
One of my brides wore her nans pearls within her hairstyle. That was a beautiful and creative touch. .
Describe your typical process with a couple.
From booking enquiry to following up after he wedding I like to ensure my brides feel both comfortable and confident with me. I stay in regular contact, encourage them to engage with me on social media, ensure everything is booked and completed on time and in a professional manner. I like my brides to know that by booking me they're removing any extra stress as I will ensure everything this end is fully under control!
What do you love most about your job?
I love being there with a bride on the morning. That time is so special, and so charged with emotion. I get to see the "moments" that happen, the bonds with friends and family, it's amazing. I also get to see the bride see herself in a way that she often never has before. When she's ready and she steps into that dress it's magical.
What is your No. 1 beauty tip for a bride?
Look after yourself and listen to your body. Sleep when you need to, drink plenty, eat well...oh, and always take off your make up before bed!
How do you keep the bride feeling calm on her wedding day?
I reassure her , make conversation and ensure I tell her what I'm doi and when. This means she knows ihaveeverything under control and it's one less worry for her!
What advice would you give to brides to stay looking great throughout their wedding day?
Keep smiling, its the best accessory you can wear!