'Rumour has it the Queen was asking for Kate to wear her hair down, so I think that had something to do with it' says hairstylist Jonathan Long, co-owner of Lockonego salon, who styled Chelsy Davy's hair for the wedding. 'It looks stunning. Simple and chic. It's not too try hard, the whole wedding is modern. I'm very impressed!'
Her hair is not quite as regal and structured as we had hoped for on such an important day. Instead, she's gone for an understated natural look that could have looked slightly softer & more romantic for the occasion. Saying that however, she looks very at ease and confident with her appearance and this is the one thing that every hairdresser wishes for their bridal clients." Nick Malenko, Creative Director of Royston Blythe.
'Catherine Middleton's wedding hair is absolutely magnificent, timeless, classic and elegant. She has opted for a natural long and loose style which we are used to seeing and she is comfortable wearing. Her hair perfectly frames her face and enhances the lace v- neckline on her dress. She looks magnificent' says Jo Hansford MBE.
'She looks absolutely perfect, the simplicity of her hair and make up works perfectly with the most amazingly stunning dress! It was thought that she would wear her hair half up, half down and the Queen's tiara is perfect with the modern hair,' says hairstylist and co-owner of Percy & Reed salon, Adam Reed, who predicted she would wear it down for the big day.
'So at long last we see the actual dress and of course the accompanying hairstyle. Although I always said her hair should be worn in a chignon as it is a formal event, she has done it her way and has worn her hair half up and half down. The front worn back and away from her face and smoothly clipped back with a diamond tiara and curled softly at the back. The curls are kept far back so as not to clash with the neck line on her dress. It's very simple, she looks truly like a princess in her Sarah Burton (Alexa More