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Mindi & Adam – September 2012

A really original and pretty bridal design by Mindi for her wedding has created some lovely photographs. The wedding will be featured in Cosmopolitan Bride soon, so watch out for that edition. Mindi wrote the following testimonial for me a few days after her wedding –...

Angelique and bridesmaids

The six girls accompanied Angelique to our Ryde premises for their hair and makeup for the big day. All different Asian nationalities which made the makeup a really beautiful creation. Such gorgeous girls and they all looked amazing!  Had to be ready by 930 am with...

Connie & Michael – December 2012

The mist was set in early morning for our 7 am start, but as the day progressed, the sun shone and it turned out to be a glorious warm sunny day for the beautiful Greek bride Connie. Connie married Michael Antonas and  although they are both Greek Orthodox, the...

Erin & Blair – October 2012

Erin and her bridesmaids plus Mum were all ready for us for Erin’s wedding preparations at 6 am.  Another early wake up call but weather was beautiful and so cold and as Erin lives near the Mountains and we experienced the bitter cold temperature!  All the bridal...

Will you be wearing a veil?

At the all important hair trial, which I have with my all brides, we decide where the veil is going to be placed in the hair. Listen carefully…. now if you are bringing the veil over the face for the wedding ceremony then it’s not a really good look if the veil is...

Don’t let the big day slip away

“Why do we start so early…?” I often hear brides say this before the wedding day; only to hear just as they put their wedding dress on … “Now I know June-Rose”. Don’t let the big day slip away. It’s an enormously important day; you have planned it for so long. So how...

What do I do for the trial?

We makeup and hair artists are, on the whole, a very friendly and helpful bunch. We like you to think particularly about the hairstyle that you may like. Have a look at bridal magazines, on the internet etc and trust your own instincts! Bring those pix to the trial...

What items should I pack for the wedding day?

Besides the obvious in terms of clothing, here are a few other ideas: Moisturizer and that special jar of face serum – well it is a special day! Deodorant, perfume, body cream Shoe grips or heel covers if you plan to be walking on grass (they stop those heels sinking...

Achieving flawless, radiant wedding day makeup

Everything to do with your wedding has taken so much planning, thinking and decisions hasn’t it? Don’t spoil that final look with anything less than superb makeup. Some pointers that I think are absolute have to do’s. Follow a really good skin care routine and ask...

Adelaide and Chris – married 8 August 2015

Venue: Bendooley Estate Makeup and Hair: June-Rose Bridal Makeup and Hair Flowers/styling: Dave Prior Dress: Pronovias Bitan Cake: Carrie’s Creative Cakes DJ: XYDJ Car: The Vintage Factory After the cold, wind, rain and snow, what a glorious day for Adelaide marrying...

Louisa and Dennis – married 28 February 2015

A beautiful day for Louisa and Dennis’s Wedding at Bendooley Estate, on 28 February 2015. It was fortuitous how I met this gorgeous bride. We chatted at a women’s networking cocktail evening at Cragieburn Hotel, Southern Highlands earlier and she commented on my...