Investing in your wedding vendors will enable you to have the quality and style you deserve. I especially endorse hiring an amazing photographer, which is an investment so worthwhile, to ensure your memories last forever.
All the following vendors create an amazing product, whom I am thrilled to have as part of the Whimsical Wonderland Weddings family. They are all available within the UK… and some of them further afield :-) There is a wide range of different vendors listed here catering for all budgets. If you make an enquiry with a vendor please do give Whimsical Wonderland Weddings a mention to them :-) Do go and browse to your hearts content….
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♥ Wedding Photographers
Miki Photography ~ Mick is a UK based wedding photographer. “My type of photography is all about the three words, love, fun and style.”
Babb Photo ~ Laura is a London based wedding photographer, with a love for quirky weddings. “I’m Laura Babb, the brains (and camera) behind Babb Photo. I’m an artist at heart and I specialise in quirky, beautiful and creative wedding photography. I’ll document your day as it unfolds and also create some beautiful, artistic portraits that you’ll want to look at again and again. I pride myself on my friendly yet professional service and I’d absolutely love to be a part of your wedding. Get in touch and let’s have a chat about your plans.”
Alexa Loy Photography ~ Alexa is a wedding photographer based in London and Hertfordshire. “My work has a happy, creative, light feel to it and I will be looking for those little moments on your wedding day.”
Anna Clarke Photography ~ Anna is a Midlands based photographer and is available throughout the UK. She creates simply stunning images and captures the emotion in the day perfectly. See one of Anna’s recent real wedding features here and here.
Fiona Kelly Wedding Photography – Fiona is a London based wedding photographer but is available throughout the UK. She offers “contemporary, friendly and relaxed reportage photography, using available light and only a little direction.” See Fiona’s welcome feature here and her recent real wedding feature here.
Aaron Collett Photography ~ Aaron is a Northamptonshire based wedding photographer available throughout the UK and beyond. “Photos tell the story of the day and I don’t want to miss a moment. I’ll capture the action as it happens and aim to keep the ‘posing’ of shots to a minimum by being unobtrusive so you’re as relaxed as possible. When you’re relaxed and enjoying yourselves I can capture great photos.”
Pete Cranston Photography ~ Pete is a UK based wedding photographer. “I won’t claim to ‘capture your personality’ I think you’re far more complex and interesting than that. But what I will do is catch a glimpse of who you are, and give you something to treasure, forever.”
Alexa Clarke Kent ~ Alexa is a wedding photographer based in the South East of the UK. “I like to think that I am unobtrusive in my approach and therefore capture expressions and reactions without interfering with the running of the day.”
Hannah Mia Photography ~ Hannah is a wedding photographer based in St Albans and works throughout the UK. “I am predominantly a documentary wedding photographer – I believe that you can’t manufacture those special moments, so I spend a lot of the day taking natural, unposed shots.”
David Jones Photography ~ David is a London based wedding photographer. “Unposed, unobtrusive, unique. In other words, we don’t say cheese… Just timeless reportage photography, with an emphasis on observation rather than participation. It’s your day not ours, so we won’t ask you to run through a cornfield.”
Lee Garland Wedding Photography ~ Lee is a wedding photographer based in Nottingham and is available throughout the UK and beyond. His photography is fresh, classic and simply beautiful.
HBA Photography ~ Hannah and Ben are Derbyshire based wedding photographers. “We understand that while not everyone loves to have their photo taken, they still want beautiful images to share and remember their day. So our aim is to be unobtrusive where ever possible, to be friendly, helpful and provide as much guidance as you need so that we get the photos you’ve always wanted without having to worry about being stood in front of a camera.”
Samuel Docker Photography ~ Sam is a wedding photographer based in Derbyshire and is available throughout the UK and beyond. “My aim is simple, to provide you with a beautiful visual story. From the little details you’ve spent weeks and months deciding on, through to those emotional moments of the day, all captured in a discreet and personal manner.”
Georgi Mabee Photography ~ Georgi is a wedding photographer based in Peterborough. “We offer stylish wedding photography for couples who want beautiful and natural pictures to tell the story of their day.”
Oh La La Weddings - Gaelle is a wedding photographer based in London and is available all over the UK and beyond. “I will capture your day and convey the emotion of your event in a non intrusive way and will provide you beautiful images with a discreet vintage touch.”
Amy Lewin Photography – “Amy Lewin is a creative wedding photographer specialising in relaxed & artistic wedding photography. She is based in Cambridgeshire near Lincolnshire and Norfolk and photographs weddings throughout the UK.”
Bloom Weddings – “Hello! We’re Bloom Weddings, aka, Chris and Anneka, a team of two photographers in which we combine our creativity and technical skill to capture your big day in a fun and stress free way. We’re based in Ossett, West Yorkshire but are happy to travel across the UK to capture all of your special moments.”
Chiron Cole – Chiron is a London based wedding photographer. “Part of the reason I love acting is because I love telling stories. I feel exactly the same way about weddings. I shoot weddings with my husband Tim and it’s a complete joy for us, to see two other people in love, gather all their friends and family to celebrate. Our aim on your day is to shoot reportage style pictures, discreetly. We don’t want you to feel like your day is controlled by a photographer dictating your every move, so our aim is to capture moments naturally as they unfold throughout your day, capturing love, laughter and happiness so you have images to treasure forever.”
The Hummingbird Card Company - “At The Hummingbird Card Company, we dream up and create magical, irresistible laser cut and printed wedding invitations and stationery. We are passionate about stationery and love designing and making beautiful things.”
Artemis Stationery - “As well as our bespoke stationery collections Artemis Stationery also creates couture stationery. Our couture stationery are designs which have been developed from our clients ideas and instructions and produced to our clients precise requirements.”
BlueBird Wedding Stationery - “At BlueBird Wedding Stationery we create beautiful, fully personalised designs as well as offering a popular bespoke service. We have a wide range of whimsical, retro, vintage, rustic and modern stationery styles for any taste. We specialise in excellent customer service and unique creations.”
A Bird and A Bee - “Here at A Bird & A Bee we pride ourselves on being purveyors of high quality vintage & quirky wedding stationery, perfect if you’re looking for wedding invitations that are a little bit fun, unique & unusual that will wow your guests and make your big day really stand out from the crowd!”
Vintage Styler ~ “Vintage Styler is a treasure trove of vintage and vintage inspired wedding accessories. Founded in 2010, by bridal makeup artist and hair stylist Amy Lewis who has a passion for gorgeous vintage accessories, jewellery, and most of all weddings, Vintage Styler is a truly gorgeous boutique full of inspiration for your big day.“
Evie Oliver - “All my designs are one-of-a-kind and are handmade using a mix of Swarovski crystals, beads, semi-precious stones and beautiful components sourced from around the world – some even incorporate genuine vintage elements such as brooches.”
The Pixie – “Hand made individual roses, using a variety of papers, maps with their beautiful muted tones and special memories of places visited together, vintage book pages, with their soft textures and favourite passages. We can create an everlasting bespoke bouquet that is unique to the two of you and your day.”
♥ Vintage Rentals
The Poppy Trading Company ~ “At ‘The Poppy Trading Company’, we provide beautiful, unique vintage furniture to brides, event planners, photographers, designers and stylists looking for something to give their event originality and style.”
The UK Alliance of Wedding Planners ~ “If you are looking for a professional wedding planner, this is the place for you. We are the only membership organisation in the UK dedicated to the ‘wedding planning industry’.”
♥ Wedding Lists
Amara Bridal Registry ~ “Are a luxury bespoke wedding gift list service, offering unparalleled access to the world’s most prestigious brands, many of which are exclusive; along with award winning customer services.”
♥ Wedding Ceremonies
Celebration Ceremonies & Weddings - “Whether you’re planning a wedding, civil partnership, commitment or renewal of vows, we offer you new choices that give you the freedom to create a ceremony that is truly unique to you. No compromises, no conveyor-belt, just a personal, meaningful ceremony that says “this is who we are as individuals’ and ‘this is who we are as a couple’.”
♥ Wedding Shows
Brides The Show – “Where stylish weddings start”. 22nd & 23rd March 2014, Battersea Park, London.