Coming soon to Donna’s website are these star burst hair combs, which are just perfect to place in a half up/half down hairstyle – a classic favoured by many brides. Here I have done soft waves with twists to give the look a modern edge. The look can be made cuter by using plaits such as a dutch braid or fishtail plait x
All this week I will be showcasing a series of new Donna Crain accessories and how each piece could be potentially worn by brides, or even bridesmaids! Donna is one of my most favourite people – she is so lovely and talented. And her accessories are just exquisite, beautifully designed and intricately hand-made. Donna’s accessories are available in my studio to view and play with placing in your own hair.
If purchasing any accessories from Donna don’t forget to quote Frances Moore MUA!
Traditional alice band from Donna, turned upside down and placed across the back of the head x
Together along with Kelly Spence Accessories, Donna Crain is now officially recommended by the house of Moore. I have worked with Donna on photoshoot’s and love all her accessories, so I am very pleased to be recommending her exquisite pieces to my bridal clients. My favourites have to be her Diana Crystal Comb, Martell Hair Vine and Bella Rhinestone Comb.
Do check out her website for more gorgeous pieces – and don’t forget to quote Frances Moore MUA when purchasing your item x
A couple of weeks ago I was asked by VivienJ, one of the UK’s leading bridal accessories company, to write a little feature for their blog which gives all kinds of helpful tips; not just on bridal hairpieces and accessories but also practical wedding advice. VivienJ were going to publish a major piece on bridal/wedding makeup and wanted something that brides could quickly flick through and gain insider information on how to make their bridal look really stunning. The result was 23 Makeup Artists, including myself, in a self help style blog feature – including celebrity Artists’ Gemma Aldous and Daniel Sandler, which is a huge honour to have my name anywhere near theirs’ and published!
To read the full article click here
I’ve fallen a bit in love with Crown and Glory hair accessories – they are that perfect combination between quirky and vintage, with many brides opting to have one of their pieces instead of a veil or for a bridesmaid to wear – they are simply gorgeous! I’ve decided to use many from the range for my models to wear during photo shoots and videos, as I think they compliment the makeup perfectly and give the look that extra edge. Below are a few of my favourite pieces, all still available at Crown & Glory – I think I might keep the headband moustache for myself though!! x