Real Wedding: Taisha & Kristen 6/22/14

Taisha was one of my favorite brides to work with during the 2014 wedding season. After having to postpone her wedding due to Hurricane Sandy the summer before, she and her high school sweetheart, Kristen, were finally tying the knot on June 22, 2014. Since...

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Rhode Island’s Own M.A.W.Beauty Hair & Makeup Studio Wins a WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award® 2015

 Lincoln, Rhode Island – January 7, 2015 – WeddingWire, the nation's leading online wedding marketplace, named M.A.W.Beauty Hair & Makeup Studio as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards® 2015 for Hair and Makeup in Rhode Island! The WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards® 2015 recognizes the top five...

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Editor’s Note: 2014 Year In Review

The fact that 2014 is already over is pretty unbelievable. This year seemed to have just flown right by before our eyes! During the last month of the year, I like to take a little time and reflect over the previous 12 months. I really...

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Styled Shoot: Birch & Honey Designs

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by Ameeta from Birch & Honey Design to provide hair and makeup for her upcoming styled shoot. Ameeta's event design company is new, so she wanted to get some gorgeous images of her beautiful work to put on her...

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Top 20 Newport Wedding Venues

A few weeks back, I was contacted by Newport Wedding Glam to be part of their panel of expert wedding vendors to vote on our top Newport wedding venues. As 1 of 30 wedding vendors to provide my top choices, this was a great opportunity...

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Best of Weddings 2015

M.A.W.Beauty Hair & Makeup Studio is so excited to announce that, for the third year in a row, we've been awarded "Best of Weddings" by The Knot! "This year the competition was the hardest it has ever been - only the top 2% of vendors across the...

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How To Have A Successful Trial

I recently booked a bride who told me that she had trials with two other artists before she came to me. While, in this case, the bride was great and incredibly vocal about her vision for her bridal beauty look, there are other times where...

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Bridal Preview: Tiffany C.

When Tiffany first came into the studio, I felt a little intimidated. She told me that I was the third makeup artist that she scheduled a makeup trial with, and that she wasn't 100% happy with the previous two. Talk about pressure! During our consultation,...

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Real Wedding: Michele & Stanley 7/13/14

Michele and Stanley planned their beautiful July 13, 2014 Newport wedding from New Jersey. All I can say is that I just loved working with this bride. When Michele contacted me, she expressed her concerns about finding a hair stylist locally who would be able...

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