The Altar is a boutique bridal styling agency that has your event day hair and makeup look covered. With a modern, editorial influence to our aesthetic, our service is unique. We will assist you in designing your dream look and will execute it on the day using the most exquisite, luxurious products and professional methods. We cater to the modern bride, leaving out-dated and heavy makeup and hair styles in the past. When you choose The Altar, you will feel your most beautiful on your wedding day with your hair and makeup vision realised.
We handpick all of our artists, ensuring they are of the highest professional standard, and lovely to be around. Our artists are always a warm, friendly and supportive presence on one of the most memorable days of your life. Located in the beautiful Wairarapa, Aotearoa.
All servicing will comply with governmental restrictions and regulations due to the spread of Covid 19. For further information on this please follow the link to our COVID-SAFE Plan.
Callista & Mark 2019 highlight video shot by Ryan Lee Adams | Instagram: @ryanleewed
Georgia Walsh - Wairarapa, NZ
Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Georgia is a makeup artist & hair stylist with over ten years experience. Georgia is in high demand for her wedding, special occasion and beauty makeups, whilst also working commercially, in T.V and print. Georgia has worked with major brands & artists, as well as being featured in numerous publications to date. Her personal style focuses on enhancing an individuals natural beauty in a contemporary and romantic way, whilst utilising her specialised skills of application. Georgia's artistry & personal aesthetic is the inspiration behind the unique style of The Altar.
"Georgia was an absolute delight to be around. She is so easy to communicate with and I highly recommend her! She did a FANTASTIC job on my hair and makeup."
- Victoria C.
"I don't wear much makeup so I was probably a challenge for them but they made me look absolutely stunning and flawless but still so natural and I felt totally comfortable and like the real me still."
- Genevieve S.