2015 Wedding Industry Awards Voters



 General comment and thoughts from the brides

"great service"

"Nikki was great! She did my hair and make up and I was really pleased with the result :-)"

"I googled searched wedding hair and make up artists and it brought up a few including
Nicola Hodgkinson. I compared prices and details and found Nicola's to be the best of them
for what I wanted with a very reasonable price for the service I required. Nicola is a lovely
lady very easy to talk to and very helpful. Nicola did an absolutely amazing job on my hair
and make up I had so many comments from the guests and have passed her details onto a
friend that is getting married."

"Nicola was completely fantastic and made me , my mum and all my bridesmaids look
beautiful for my big day . I was so happy with her hair and makeup I would recommend to
any bride, as she listened to what you wanted your hair and makeup like, she also made my
day much more relaxed and less stressful."

"Nicola was absolutely brilliant and even helped with getting me in my wedding dress and
we were struggling, she was very patient even with my children with special needs brilliant
service xxx"

"Nikki was professional and friendly and after a very short while she new what I wanted for
my hair and make up I was not disappointed. My hair and make up was perfect and I had
many compliments. Knowing I had my hair and make up being done by Nikki helped me relax
and enjoy my day. I would highly recommend Nikki to any brides to be."

"Niki was extremely friendly and professional. She listened to what I wanted and did just
that. Niki offered lots of useful advise, she was very relaxed and would highly recommend
to anyone. Very good value for money."

"Nicola was excellent.. She was very friendly and made everyone feel at ease. She talked
through everyone's ideas and what they required to ensure we was all happy with the final
results, which we all were!"

"Nikki was fantastic prior to our wedding she was on hand to discuss potential hair styles.
We had trials and again these lasted until we were completely happy, no time limit rushing
us Nikki was happy to stay as long as needed and arrange further trials at short notice."
"Nicola was fantastic and so reassuring. She was very professional and advised and
demonstrated various styles for me and my bridesmaids. Both the hair and makeup she did
made me look and feel the best I've ever been. Her timings were correct which meant there
was no last minute panic."

"Nicola was professional at all times,knew what she was doing and made me feel so special
on my big day"

"Really happy with my hair stylist. Great day, Nic was really friendly and easy to talk to!
Would definitely recommend her:"

"Nicola made me feel at ease. The trial was excellent & she tried a few styles to see which
suited me best. She also did my makeup, which enabled me to see the 'complete picture' On
the day she was punctual, friendly & very professional at a very reasonable price. I would
highly recommend Nicola to all for any occasion."

"Nicola did a fabulous job on my hair and makeup and my bridesmaids all looked fantastic."
"I met Nicola for the first time before I got married myself after having already booked her
on recommendation from comments I'd read, at my now step daughters own wedding when I
rang Nicola to ask if she could step in after she was let down ! Professional kind caring and
very calm !! Fabulous xx" 


Why they booked with me?

"She was a very nice person and very helpful and understand with my needs."

"I booked Nicola as the website and gallery pictures all looked really good and professional"

"I found her by google search to facebook.....her photos of other clients looked great, as
were the reviews. I had a trial & was in no doubt about her doing my hair & makeup on my
special day. She was very reasonably priced, unlike many who's prices are far too much for
many people & she did it perfectly. I felt fantastic all day...my hair & makeup stayed perfect
all day long. I love looking at my wedding pics & can't thank Nicola enough for making me
look & feel fabulous, with her & my beautiful dress I felt wonderful"

"Value for money and Nikki was very friendly."

"Local to me and my venue - independent stylist."

"Because a colleague recommend her and I liked her website."

"As her website looked brilliant and offered everything I wanted for my special day."

"I d read some of her reviews ..I liked her attitude and she wasn't remotely ageist !!
Something I had encountered before ...50 and getting re-married was a big deal to me and I
wanted to be age appropriate and she was instinctive in her chats and trial with me xx"

"Price and availability"

"The trial I had with her gave me the confidence to book, she listened and was friendly and

"Her website/Facebook site and the quality of her first contact with me"

"She was very professional from the outset. After emailing a few other businesses, I felt
most comfortable and most impressed with the wedding packages she offered."

"Good value for money and also local to me. I don't drive so I needed to find a wedding hair
and make up artist that was willing to come to my home for a trial run and Nicola Hodgkinson
offered that."

"Saw some of her previous work, which I liked. When getting in touch with Nicola, She was
quick to reply and very informative, which made the decision easier."

"I had read brilliant feedback"