Stacey Banfield

Christchurch Based Makeup Artist & Blogger

Category Fashion

The Fragrance Edit 2017

Fragrance can often be a hard thing to purchase for someone else, most people tend to have one brand they like to stick with or some people just like to try anything that’s new on the market. One thing we can’t deny is that Fragrance really is the ultimate gift no matter what time of year it is. With that being said, I have put together another Fragrance Edit this

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SAY I DO, WITH A VIEW – NZ DESTINATION WEDDING VENDOR

As a lover of the outdoors and someone who holds a huge appreciation for the beautiful landscapes of New Zealand, I have decided to step in and play my part as more than just a Makeup Artist. I have had the honor of being apart of hundreds of Wedding’s over the years, and have heard similar comments all to often. Lack of venues and just the desire to have something

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Protecting Your Skin With Your Summer Beauty Routine

Routine is always a great thing to have, so it only makes sense that you adapt it to the changing seasons. Sunscreen is a product that should be worn year round, but if i’m honest I’m pretty slack when it comes to the cooler months. With it currently being Spring, the days are getting warmer so I know it’s time to re think what I’m doing  in the mornings before

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How To: Tan Prep

Self Tanning, it can either be easy or a nightmare lets be honest. Half the time I end up getting my boyfriend to do the places I can’t reach, he really has become quite the pro, but one thing I am a master of is Tan prep! Now this is so important, as it’s literally going to be the make or break of your tans longevity and appearance. So let

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Grand Mercure Auckland – Review

I find myself in Auckland a lot for business trips, but the one thing I always struggle with is where to stay. A 2 night trip to Auckland can often cost me over $1000 for flights and accommodation alone, and half the time the hotels are never anything super amazing for the price your paying. On my most recent trip I had the opportunity to work with Grand Mercure, and I

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Q&A – You asked I replied!

    Hey Babes! So I always get random questions come through from my followers, so I thought it was about time to do another Q&A! I decided to post my answers in a blog post, just because then it’s a little less spammy & easier for you guys to read! So let’s begin!!   Your house build looks so fun, is it really as easy as it looks? – 

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The Coromandel Aka Paradise

The first stop on our North Island Wilderness campervan adventure was the beautiful Coromandel. Like many parts of the North Island this was my first time exploring this area and I absolutely fell in love. You really do feel like your in a whole different country, the scenery is like no other. Beautiful coastal towns, rolling hills and an ocean that stretches for miles, The Coromandel is full of little

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Put a spring into your step with the latest from Andrea Biani

Just a few days ago I was invited to attend the opening of the beautiful new Andrea Biani store here in Christchurch. Located within The Crossing, this store is nothing short of stunning. From the entrance to the shop fit out it has been designed with so much love, it really is such an inviting place to visit. The part I love the most is that this store like their

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H&M has landed in Christchurch!

It’s been a long wait, but one that was worth every second.. Christchurch our city as a shopping destination is BACK! Having worked in City Mall pre Earthquake and after, it’s safe to say ALOT changed. A mall that used to be buzzing with shoppers and workers suddenly became a quiet sometimes daunting place to be. Slowly but surely work started to recreate our city hub and what an amazing

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A moment with Megan from ‘She Said Yes’

Working in the industry allows me to meet so many creative and talented individuals. Although Megan and I became friends through the influencer world, we both share a love and passion for the wedding industry. Below I have a quick chat with Meg’s and get her tips from her own experience, for all of my followers and clients who are brides to be! Who I am and what I do

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