Never Miss A Post!

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog:

Currently Using…

My Blogger Equipment

Shop My Fav’s!

My Shop

Recent Posts

  • Beauty Review: Garnier Moisture Bomb Eye Tissue Mask

    Beauty Review: Garnier Moisture Bomb Eye Tissue Mask
  • Press Event: Garnier Mask Event #NaturallyCommitted

    Press Event: Garnier Mask Event #NaturallyCommitted
  • Beauty Tutorial: Messy Bun & Holiday Glow!

    Beauty Tutorial: Messy Bun & Holiday Glow!
  • Get Ready With Me | FIRST ATTEMPT Smokey Eye Using Blank Canvas Cosmetics ‘…

    Get Ready With Me | FIRST ATTEMPT Smokey Eye Using Blank Canvas Cosmetics ‘Pippa Palette’.
  • HAPPY NEW YEAR!! BIG Unboxing & Swatching – Find Out What I Got For …

    HAPPY NEW YEAR!! BIG Unboxing & Swatching – Find Out What I Got For Christmas/New Years 2017!!
  • Beauty Review | Masque Bar ‘Dark Circle Reducer’, Collagen ‘Modelling Mask’ + MORE!!

    Beauty Review | Masque Bar ‘Dark Circle Reducer’, Collagen ‘Modelling Mask’ + MORE!!
  • Natural Hair “Transformation” With Josh Hair & Beauty Review!! #NewHairWhoDis

    Natural Hair “Transformation” With Josh Hair & Beauty Review!! #NewHairWhoDis
  • Beauty Demo: My £7 Party Perfect Manicure with @kissproducts

    Beauty Demo: My £7 Party Perfect Manicure with @kissproducts
  • Beauty Review | Lancome Unboxing, First Impressions + Demo – Dark Skin

    Beauty Review | Lancome Unboxing, First Impressions + Demo – Dark Skin
  • Beauty Review | The Ordinary AHA 30% + BHA 2% Chemical Peeling Solution!!

    Beauty Review | The Ordinary AHA 30% + BHA 2% Chemical Peeling Solution!!

“See You Again” For Institute Magazine

 

I am proud to post about this editorial. Not only because the images are absolutely stunning… but because its a testament for my life showing that the saying “what you reap is what you sow” is not just a stale cliche!

A few weeks back, I announced i was doing a test shoot. I had a tonne of clothes still draped around my flat living room, so me and my Partner in crime Matt decided to create some magic. I knew what was missing for my portfolio so I whisked together a few inspiration shots and we were ready to go! Back to my announcement – I announced that I would be going Live on Instagram during that test shoot, so that I can show my supporters what I was actually doing on set and what the vibe can be like sometimes. Not many people showed up, but those who did were really supportive and grateful!

The finished images were absolutely stunning! So Instead of just pushing it out on social media, we decided to submit it to a magazine! Walah – Thanks so much Institute Magazine for taking it!

But you see… it doesn’t stop there. This editorial – no more than two days later may I add. Was picked up by an international Magazine. Who a week or so later flew me and Matt out to style a few models for their magazine. Now I am still waiting for Pt. 2, but WOW!

I have said this before, I have a lot of things going on and I make a consistent choice to carry on giving. It takes the focus of myself when I am able to put my experiences and knowledge out there to help others. This simple shoot has given me more than I had ever expected! Thank God I decided to do this shoot right?

Anyway, I’ll leave you to admire the images up-close and personal… x

 

Credits:

Photography by Mateusz Sitek
Styling by Erica Matthews (ME)
Makeup by Carol Lopez Reid
Hair by Weic Lin
Model Nohemi @ Milk Management
Retouch by Shubh Singh

Link To Institute

 

Rare prom Dress

Dress By Rare

 

 

 

Missguided bridal Asos Bridal dress

Left to right: Dress by Missguided Bridal, Dress by Asos Bridal

 

Missguided peace & Love Balmain dress lingerie

Left to right: Dress by Missguided Peace & Love, Top by Pretty Little Thing, Bra by Primark

 

 

Quiz evening mermaid prom dress

Dress by Quiz

 

 

Misguided bridal prom dress embellished

Both dresses by Misguided Bridal

 

Get The Look:

Share this post:

3 Comments

  1. Flojo
    August 5, 2017 / 11:04 pm

    Love the pics and bridal gowns! Stunning!

  2. K Graham
    August 31, 2017 / 9:32 am

    Love the shots! Great post!

    • erica
      Author
      September 4, 2017 / 3:15 pm

      Thanks!! x

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Shop My Instagram

%d bloggers like this: