When it comes to finding reliable suppliers, it can be a jungle out there. That’s why we started compiling our own ‘little black book’ of tried, tested and trusted companies across the Cotswolds and beyond. No paid-for placements or lengthy lists, just a few hand-selected brilliant businesses that come highly recommended from yours truly.
A stunning privately owned 2,000 acre estate in one of the most beautiful areas in the Cotswolds, located near Chipping Norton on the Oxfordshire-Gloucestershire borders.
Cotswold Field of Dreams
A beautiful open and expansive space with 360 degree views of the magical Cotswold valley.
Located in Gloucestershire, this unique and historic house and gardens is one of England’s oldest family homes.
A unique country estate venue close to London, Kent and Sussex. The wild garden gives you a blank canvas to create your perfect wedding day
A beautiful and versatile space with breathtaking views across central London.
An 18th century Cotswold stone barn complete with an enclosed English courtyard garden.
A magical setting for weddings and civil ceremonies set within 33 acres of garden and lush woodland.
A 200-year-old Mogul Indian palaces surrounded by temples, grottoes, waterfalls and canals – all within 4,500 acres of rolling Cotswold countryside.
A luxurious and beautifully restored Georgian manor house in the heart of Oxfordshire.
Valentina’s Lost Orangery
A magical property full of Georgian-style architecture, evergreen palm trees, the remains of a castle, and even a thatched boat house.
HAIR AND MAKE-UP A-Z
With over 8 years of salon experience, Abigail provides an intimate and professional bridal hair service, helping brides to look and feel their best.
Alexandra Sinclair Beauty
Alex is a freelance makeup artist and Sienna-X spray tan professional. Based in the Cotswolds, she specialises in wedding, occasion and editorial makeup and a natural-looking spray tan.
Cotswold Wedding Day
Ruth has over 20 years of experience as a professional hairstylist and make-up artist specialising in weddings.
Lara is a make-up artist and style advisor. She is based in London and the Cotswolds and has been extended in the fashion, advertising and bridal industries for 12 years.
Matthew Curtis Hair
Matthew Curtis is one of the UK’s most innovative and inspirational hair stylists and a growing brand within the hair world. He now has salons in Chipping Norton and Chipping Camden.
London and destination wedding photography based on truly genuine moments.
David captures authentic moments in a unique artistic style, producing elegant photography through movement, naturalism and art. He is based in Gloucestershire but works throughout the UK and beyond.
Dave is an award-winning photographer and director of photography based in Somerset who works throughout the UK.
Ethan’s niche in photography stems from his background in film and his abiding passion for the arts.
Heart on sleeve wedding photography for the heart on sleeve people; photos with feeling.
Laura Rhodes ~ Curious Rose
Laura builds honest connections and collaborations with other creatives, businesses and individuals. She uses her camera as a tool to lift people; to empower them in what they’re doing and how they feel.
Lucy captures moments that you will treasure for the rest of your years. She has been photographing weddings and portraits for ten years and has also worked for Mario Testino.
Melissa’s photography aesthetic is artful, organic and completed with a natural editorial touch. Based in North Carolina, she travels internationally for work.
Ben Millar Cole creates real, beautiful, wildly honest photography; images that chase energy and elegance, with an undercurrent of wit and lightheartedness.
Nick is a creatively led reportage wedding photographer whose style is natural, intuitive, unobtrusive and artistic. Based in Cornwall, he works throughout the UK.
Ria is a portrait and wedding photographer who is passionate about creating personal, sensitive and sincere images. Based in Hampshire, she works regularly in Somerset, Gloucestershire and London.
Sophia is a portrait photographer who uses photography to document the beauty of life in its most natural and honest form.
PLANNERS & STYLISTS A-Z
Gemma Bond curates luxury bespoke weddings, events and parties with you at the forefront throughout the UK and beyond.
Golden Pineapple Hospitality
Golden Pineapple are Costwold marquee and event specialists, relieving the stress of marquee occasions and guiding you in the right direction.
Kerry combines years of experience in planning and coordinating the most memorable and magical weddings, events and celebrations, with high levels of creativity, stylish responses to the brief and most importantly lots and lots of smiles.
The OQ ethos: attentive, stylish, quality, cool, detailed and easy. Established in 2016 by Nina Beer who has over 15 years of experience in the events industry.
One Stylish Day
Planning and designing luxury weddings in the UK for style-conscious couples.
Pink Palms Events
Pink Palms organises weddings for modern couples in the UK and California, as well as planning parties and events to remember.
Regency Weddings & Events
More info coming soon!
AND FOR EVERYTHING ELSE…
A couture house in the original, purest sense. Established in 1970, it has been creating some of the most beautiful dresses worldwide for more than 30 years.
The finest light silks, delicate French Chantilly laces, handmade silk rose corsages and subtle beading, combined with modern elegance to create dresses for an utterly romantic bride.
The White Room
An exclusive bridal boutique in Minchinhampton, specialising in handpicked designer wedding dresses.
de Winton Paper Co
A boutique design studio based in Devon, specialising in modern calligraphy and hand-painted watercolour wedding stationery.
Bespoke luxury wedding stationery, designed and hand-finished by Kate in her Cotswolds studio.
FURNITURE & PROPS
Rachael and David specialise in event styling, event decor and event furniture installations that add style and atmosphere.
Lois & Blossom
Country tablescape rentals, vintage event decor and styling.
Made by Wood and Wood
Designers and makers for rustic and elegant weddings in the UK and abroad.
Table to Dine For
Wedding and event styling and tableware hire for special occasions.
Wedhead is a boutique event rental company offering a curated collection of furniture and props available for hire.
Eden B Studio
Beautiful bridal hair accessories, handcrafted with love.
Fifth and Spring
Contemporary trend-inspired beautiful bridal and festival hair accessories.
Lizzie McQuade Millinery
Beautiful design, unexpected details and impeccable craftsmanship.
What Katy Did Next
Bespoke bridal headwear and romantic, vintage and whimsical wedding accessories.