We offer a range of hen parties packages, all including a team of hair and make-up artists who will style you in your chosen vintage era. Your party will take place in a private room in a Brighton hotel or bar. Or we can come to you!


Our party packages include: Afternoon Tea, Charleston or Lindy-hop Dance Class, Pin-Up Photoshoot, Vintage Polaroid Party, Cocktail Masterclass, STEN Party, Burlesque Classes and bespoke options too.

Vintage Hen Parties

Betty Lou have a wonderful team of highly trained, friendly hair and make-up experts. We specialise in both vintage wedding and contemporary wedding hair and make-up.

We are a Brighton based company, however, we work across East Sussex, West Sussex and London.


Whatever look you go for, you can be assured that you’ll get exactly what you want for your big day!

Bridal Styling

We offer bespoke party packages for baby showers, birthdays, corporate events and other celebrations. We specialise in vintage but are also able to plan you a more contemporary party.

Choose from our many activities and we will either provide a Brighton venue (included in the price if the party is 15 guests or less) or we can come to your venue, and plan your party for you.

For a unique event created by an expert party planner find out more about Betty Lou's vintage events here.

Vintage Events

Betty Lou are stylists at heart and we have a great team! Together, we have styled for companies such as ITV, VOGUE and vintage life magazine.

We are professionals in vintage hair and make-up for print and web photoshoots.

In addition, we have worked with festivals and vintage events styling models and guests alike.  

Vintage Styling

Betty Lou have a catalogue of performers available to book for your events, including Charleston dance, Lindy-hop, Burlesque performers and teachers, magicians, photographers, singers, stylists and more.

Whether a private party, club event, festival or wedding, Betty Lou can provide the perfect vintage entertainment.

See our performers for hire here

Hire Entertainers


Elizabeth Samways

Liz Samways is an Award Winning Hair & Makeup Artist and the founder of Betty Lou Vintage. With over 15 years experience in the Industry, Liz has had her own vintage salon, produced stunning studio and planned vintage events both big and small.

Responsible for sourcing most of the stylists and performers who work with Betty Lou, Liz is now exploring new opportunities in London , but is still very much a part of Betty Lou.



Emily Dauris became a partner and Director in Betty Lou in 2018. With a huge love for all things vintage, and a strong background in business and marketing, Emily and Betty Lou were the perfect match.

Emily is growing the business in Brighton, expanding our vintage services and adding to our hen party packages. If you are a performer, stylist or venue and would like to work with us, please do Contact Emily.

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Photographs mostly taken by XCPhotography

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