Black pinline divider
List Your Business logo

Help brides to be find your business!
Click "Add a listing"
for more info.

Add Listing


Laurel Stratford

Award-winning professional hairstylist. Servicing Northland and the Bay of Islands Laurel specialises in bridal and special occasion hairstyling. Her vast experience in the hair industry means she works with all hair types with ease.

Laurel is a qualified Hairdresser. She works in Kerikeri’s most awarded hair salon during the week and freelances specialising in bridal hair & the wedding industry throughout the year.

Laurel is the most sort after and recognised as the best hairdresser for weddings and special events in Northland, Bay of Islands & Hokianga NZ.

An Award Winning hairstylist Laurel is very proud of her achievements:

‘Highly Commended’ GHD Transformation Comp Aust/NZ 2010.
‘Winner’ Patrick Cameron Photographic Challenge 2012.
‘Finalist’ Patrick Cameron Photographic Challenge 2013.
‘Winner’ Northland Region & ‘National Finalist’ NZARH Editorial Stylist 2014.
‘Finalist’ Northland Region NZARH Editorial Stylist 2015.
‘Winner’ The conversion part 2, Oceanic Masters Northland 2015.
‘Forth Place’ the cut part 1, Oceanic Masters NZ 2015.
Northland Finalist NZARH Editorial stylist 2016, 2017.
Supreme Bangstyle finalist 2016.

Although based in Kerikeri the Bay of Islands New Zealand, she is mobile and travels to your location throughout the Northland region to get you ready for your wedding or special event.

Keeping your day much more relaxed, enjoyable & avoiding those ‘…zilla’ moments 😉
‘I am all about beautiful hair styling for your most special day…your Wedding.’
‘I also love those School formals/Balls and any other special event you have.’
‘We are all individuals, and for every one of us, there is a style perfectly suited to our look.’
‘My objective is to give you memorable, exquisite hair, that makes you simply stunning.’
‘So that when you look back at your photos over time, you still love your hair.’

Please contact Laurel about your wedding/Bridal or special event hairstyle.

Contact on:

Follow on:


  • We absolutely loved having Laurel as our hair stylist for our wedding. She was polite, easy to deal with and was 100% on point with our hair styles. We couldn’t have asked for more! Ella 02/02/18

  • Laurel did an amazing job for my wedding. I knew I was in very good hands after my trial. She's also a very calming presence on what can be quite a stressful morning! My bridesmaids all looked fabulous too. Would highly recommend! Megan 15/12/17

  • Laurel, you are a superstar and exceeded all of our expectations! Thank you for making my day extra special and also going the extra mile doing all the last minute touches and even doing the flower girls and my sister in law. Amy 09/04/18