Pretty Please by Katie
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Bridal hair specialist and airbrush make up artist. Award winning wedding professional, helping you transform from your everyday self into the most beautiful bride.
Pricing & Costs
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Products and Services
On the Day Services
Tattoo Cover-Up Make-Up
Wedding hair styling specialist - Very proud winner of the 2016 Bridal Hair Stylist Awards for Kent! My job is to provide you with a bespoke, bridal styles as unique as you are. I'm familiar working with all kinds of accessories, added hair and professional products to ensure your hair is a talking point for your big day! Airbrush Make Up - Truly high definition make up which allows me to provide a flawless finish, ensuring that you have the perfect long lasting bridal look that will photograph perfectly, and last you from the first look until the final dance. I offer bridal packages - I cater for the bride, bridesmaids, mother of the bride and any additional members of your bridal party. Getting ready for your wedding should be an event in itself, surrounded by your special people. By choosing a professional hair and make up artist you are ensuring that every detail regarding your perfect look is taken care of, you are ensuring that the way you look on one of the most important days of your life isn't left to chance. All Hair and make up services are provided at your venue, I come to you. This means no travelling on the morning of your big day - which means a relaxed atmosphere with more time for photos, presents and of course- Prosecco! Bridal preview services are available for you to ' trial' your chosen look. These include full consultation and I'm happy to give any guidance and advice. If you're just not sure what you want, or what suits you, or what's achievable, then a bridal preview session takes away the stress. It allows us to work together to find you your ideal bridal style and ensures that we have everything exactly the way you want it. As I'm able to provide a bespoke service, tailor made to meet the needs of you and your bridal party I'm more than happy to provide a personalised quotation. Please feel free to contact me with any questions you might have or for any guidance you might need. Kind regards and wedding well wishes! Katie X
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Katie
Hi, I'm Katie and I'm a bridal hair specialist and airbrush make up artist, ready to help transform you on one of the biggest days of your life from your everyday self into the most beautiful of brides! Please do take a look through my portfolio and contact me for any questions you might have, happy planning! X
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Katie and Matt
Married in October 2018
Katie did my hair and my 3 bridesmaids on my big day and she was absolutely fabulous. Everyone looked and felt a million dollars and Katie was so professional and underst...
Married in November 2018
A M A Z I N G , best decision i made was choosing Katie
This lady turnd me into a princess for my wedding day. Her make up skills are first class and when combined with hair she is everything a bride needs on her special day. ...
Colin and Abigail
Married in April 2017
The best hair and makeup artist I could have hoped for
Katie was so friendly and lovely that she put us right at ease. My hair and makeup stayed put all day and I felt like a princess. And my mum looked very glamorous. Truly ...
Married in May 2018
Simply the best
Katie was my hair and makeup artist back in May. She was absolutely brilliant really good fun and went above and beyond her job entertaining my little flower girls when s...
Married in November 2017
Katie, was amazing, from my initial email to her she was extremely helpful listening to exactly what I wanted in regards to my hair and make up. On the day she was a calm...
Married in May 2016
Simply stunning work
Thank you Katie for all your hard work and thank you for making my wedding morning go with ease. You were kind, helpful and caring (it was raining and we borrowed her bro...
Press & Awards
Accreditations / Associations (1)
KWA Winner 2016
Industry Awards (1)
TWIA, Kent Wedding Awards
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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!