recommended wedding suppliers
Fabulous florist - highly recommended! Based near Lichfield
By Jenny, Staffordshire - especially beautiful realistic silk bouquets to keep forever.
Classic and vintage cars - Austin Princess, Morris Eighteen & Daimler - superb service from a family run firm, covering Staffordshire and West Midlands.
Arrive in unusual style with a VW split screen camper from this fab company based at Coton-in-the-Elms!
We love working with Dave - beautiful images but totally relaxed day.
Lesley works within the Stoke On Trent, North Staffordshire or South Cheshire area: creative and experienced yet affordable.
Another professional guy who puts clients first - always easier to film with!
Lichfield based company specialising in weddings, commercial, PR & media photography.
Based in Wolverhampton - another good guy to consider for your wedding.
Tamworth based and also specialising in makeovers and fashion shoots.
Relaxed and creative photography.
Useful planning links
From Wedding Rings to Bands, Magicians to Marquées - all the info you need to make your wedding day the talking point of the year!
For all your wedding planning needs featuring local suppliers and all the tips you could need for planning your special day.
Article on ALL sites and not just iTunes - useful for choosing and downloading music for your wedding DVD soundtrack.
Useful site with links to thousands of venues with reviews by trusted professionals - and some excellent suppliers too!
All the legal venues in the UK, searchable by postcode and area - VERY useful indeed!
Often includes Featured venues and wedding suppliers.
UK listing of photographers in areas - including useful budget calculator.
Stags & Hens
For stag and hen parties plus corporate events – fun activities including quad biking and karting, in superb country setting.
All round wedding and event organisers with a wealth of talent at their fingertips!
Pop and folk music band from Belper - as featured on BBC's 'The Beat'. Great entertainers and you could be booking future chart toppers!
Professional violinist and mandolinist. Lively or romantic - real entertainment!
Pop, swing, jazz & soul singer to entertain your guests.
Robbie Williams tribute act, swing, cabaret, karaoke and disco.
Midlands DJ - reliability and quality entertainment
Chris Peskett, magician. Available for weddings, children's parties and corporate events. Rugeley.
Hair and Beauty
Natalie Bartram is a National Award Winner no less - but totally lovely to have round you on your wedding day.
Another award winning talented lady.
Reception finishing touches
Mobile bar hire nationwide with mixologists and wow factor!
Supplying both chocolate and champagne fountains.
Chocolate fountains for all occasions - highly recommended!
Red carpet hire (or any other colour you require) delivered nationwide for a Hollywood and royalty style entrance to your wedding or event.
Paul & Pam Pearce - Tamworth based international award winners: balloons, children's entertainers, favours etc for weddings, corporate etc
Large variety of chocolates and dipping options.
Finding a wedding photographer made easy
UK wedding directory for planning your day
UK photographers listing in areas for convenience.
Wedding directory for planning your day
Stunning original wedding stationery all personalised for individual guests.
For DIY albums and photo printing - quality used by the professionals.
Men's Formal Hire
For suit hire fitted as if made to measure. Kevin Paul, Hednesford, Staffs. T: 01543 425701
Duncan James Menswear Hire - quality company based in Walsall.
Truly the most stunning of bespoke headwear and bridal headbands. Highly recommended!
For a wide range of bridal gowns with accessories and Prom dresses
Personal and friendly service and wide choice of gowns. Shopping Centre, 7 Ravenscourt Brownhills, Walsall, West Midlands, WS8 6EJ
Based in Cannock, Betty's cakes taste as good as they look!
Moist, feather-light and beautiful wedding cakes: Barwell, Leicestershire
Based near Uttoxeter - open 7 days week.
Cakes for all occasions - with a huge variety of designs to see on the website. Based in Rugeley but work nationwide.
Courteous and quietly efficient.
Geoffrey Harris: Toastmaster, Compère and Master of Ceremonies. Lovely to work with and first class service!
Helpful and quietly organised.
Outfits for family & guests
A nationwide group of trained milliners supplying hats and fascinators. Fitting, trimming to match your outfit and honest advice offered. Sarah Challinor at the Stafford branch also makes matching leather or silk handbags: call 01785-212793