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With the ongoing coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe, your big day may get pushed back a bit… Which just doesn’t seem fair. But hey, there’s a silver lining: you now have more time to prepare for your wedding! I recently chatted with my friend Kathryn about our shared mission to help you walk into your […]

The Total Package: Health and Wellness for Your Big Day

Wedding tips

April 15, 2020

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You’ve planned for your wedding day for your entire life… and now a global pandemic is forcing you to cancel.  There’s no way around it other than to say it SUCKS. But I’m here to support you and do my best to ensure you still have the best (postponed) day of your life — after […]

How to Handle the Coronavirus and Your Wedding

Wedding tips

April 11, 2020

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In a perfect world, the best hair day you ever have would be your wedding day… …ughhh except it’s not a perfect world. And sometimes, when it comes to planning your wedding look- your hair isn’t as long, or as luscious as you want it to be. This is why a lot of brides turn […]

3 Things You Should Know About Getting Extensions for Your Wedding

Wedding hair tips

March 5, 2020

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Planning your wedding means making a lot of choices. And for some of us (like me), having to make so many important decisions about one of the biggest days of your life, can be a bit overwhelming and stressful. So, after you’ve said yes… And start planning, you’ve got nothing but decisions to make! Like […]

Wedding Hair Trends for 2020

Wedding hair tips

March 3, 2020

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Ahhhhh! You’re engaged! So you probably know your partner pretty well right? Like, you’ve likely already talked about all those “ever after” topics such as where you will live, if you’ll start a family and ya know, life goals. But there is one mistake that newlyweds make which underlies all of these discussions that many […]

Engaged? Top Money Mistake Newlyweds Make

Engaged Couple

Relationship

November 6, 2019

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I met Kathryn at The Juice Bar. That makes so much sense now. I mean, knowing her now and her approach all that is good for the inside and the out, this healthy hangout was a no brainer when it came to the perfect place to chat. As a makeup artist and hairstylist, all her […]

“Beauti” Inside Out With Kathryn Andres

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September 28, 2019

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Which Bride Are You? These days, a “bride” can be anything. And that is the beauty of dreams come true. Truth: I love a good quiz that tells me about myself. I don’t really know why I put stock in what some online result generates after I jump through a few hoops answering questions, but […]

Which Bride Are You? Find Out Your Unique Bride Style

Bride standing in a green meadow looking toward the ground holding bouquet

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August 11, 2019

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What is your unique bride style? Pinterest is a sea of inspiration but how do you truly identify  who  your bridal spirit animal is? Below, I have pulled together 8 types of brides based on my years in the wedding industry, my travels and experience in the luxury hair care world.  These bride styles seem […]

What is YOUR Bridal Spirit Animal?

Bride with deep vintage waves, side part, red lipstick, bouquet and veil smiling at the camera

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August 9, 2019

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  8 Questions for Mandy Davis, Makeup Artist. When I started Black Tie And Blush, my mission was (and still is) to have the most skilled, elite hair and makeup artists on the team. Quality is huge for me when it comes to the services we perform. I knew that I only wanted people that […]

Pro Makeup Artist Mandy Davis shares her tricks and the real truth about shimmer.

Mandy Davis Makeup Artist

Makeup professional

July 27, 2019

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Whether you are getting married in Nashville  or somewhere else, I have a wedding planning timeline here that will  help you make sense of  what to do and when. Yes, it’s a big undertaking, but you’ve totally got this. Planning your wedding is all about having a plan and that is what I am here […]

Wedding Planning Timeline: Who To Hire And When

Wedding table scape. Long tables with flowers, plates and flatware

Wedding tips

July 13, 2019

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