The time has come to walk down that aisle—wedding season is upon us!
Artists Renee Marie Plante @styles_by_reneemarie, Stephanie Brinkerhoff @hairandmakeupbysteph and Annette Waligora @annette_updo_artist teamed up in Chicago on April 8 to teach their tips and tricks during a day-long class that consisted of six demos and hands-on learning. The workshop also included instructions on how to take the best pictures for Instagram.
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Here’s a “Sneak Peek” into our Bridal Updo Class from this Monday in Chicago~ @hairandmakeupbysteph @styles_by_reneemarie and me came together for an epic updo class~ Triple the education, taught 6 completely different looks, gave away some of our styling secrets and tricks, spoiled our attendees with a gift bag full of our favorite products, and just had an incredibly fun time! . . Thank you to our awesome sponsors! @generationbliss @kenraprofessional @hairdousa @biolage @designmehair @pinkpewter ... . Video by @sydney.kelley .. . .
"I always try to get as much information from the bride during her trial," Plante says. "And on the day of, if a bridesmaid has super long hair or wants a style that's very complex, you just have to be honest with her. Say, 'We have 45 minutes. This is how I think we can adapt that look to make it even more flattering for you.' You have to be honest."
Here, Plante, Brinkerhoff and Waligora share their top tricks for special occasion styling:
Watch part of Brinkerhoff's demo here: