(Closed) FINALLY: My Hair + Make-up Trial! [pics inside]

posted 8 years ago in Beauty
  • poll: 2 Polls in one: What do you think about the birdcage and flowers?
    Flowers: Take 2 small PURPLE orchids. : (39 votes)
    35 %
    Flowers: Take 2 small WHITE orchids. : (18 votes)
    16 %
    Flowers: Take 1 big PURPLE orchid. : (5 votes)
    4 %
    Flowers: Take 1 big WHITE orchid. : (10 votes)
    9 %
    Birdcage: Leave it plain! : (25 votes)
    22 %
    Birdcage: Put some feathers to it! : (14 votes)
    13 %
    I have the greatest idea ever and will explain it below! : (1 votes)
    1 %
  • Post # 3
    18643 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: June 2009

    I love the two flowers for after the ceremony.  I’m not really sure if you should put a fascinator with the veil or not though.

    Post # 4
    1580 posts
    Bumble bee

    I think the two purple orchids look awesome! I’d wear just the birdcage (no flowers) for the ceremony, and then remove the veil and add the two purple orchids like you have them in the pictures for the reception.

    Did you use a hairpiece or something else underneath your hair to make the bun look bigger? Or is that all your real hair? I love that folded bun look.

    Post # 5
    605 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    Awww…you look gorgeous! So pretty and classy. I’m voting for 2 purple orchids. Wasn’t positive about birdcage from side view, but it’s SO adorable from the front. Love the hair!

    Post # 6
    2054 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: March 2011

    I love the two purple flowers! I think it may be too much for the ceremony to have the birdcage and the flowers…can you put the flowers in after the ceremony and have the flowers just for the reception?

    Post # 7
    1067 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: October 2010

    So pretty! I would do the birdcage only for the ceremony and then put in the orchids for the reception.

    Post # 8
    610 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2009

    Hmm… you look so pretty that I feel like anything that detracts from you face is a downside. I would probably not go with anything. You with your hair do & makeup is a perfect combination in itself. Your photos would defintiely sustain the test of time through generations.

    That being said, if you really want something, maybe birdcage only for the ceremony and place a white orchid/gardenia in the back for the reception?

    Post # 10
    316 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: May 2010

    That looks great! I love the orchids but don’t really think that you need them.. By the way, how did you get the orchids to stay in your hair?

    Post # 11
    937 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    I LOVE the birdcage! You are so pretty- you look a bit like a young Audrey Hepburn or Audrey Tatou.

    Post # 13
    3762 posts
    Honey bee
    • Wedding: May 2010

    I vote birdcage for ceremony (maybe with a small fascinator) and then two small orchids for the reception. 

    Post # 15
    7975 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper

    I just have to say, you have beautiful skin (or beautiful makeup) – you seriously look like a porcelin doll in this first 2 pictures!

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