Here are a list of wedding suppliers that have impressed me!
Martin Bell Photography – Nice bloke – used to be a ballet dancer too. Recommended at Rhinefield.
Lucylou Photography – Young, arty and very cheerful.
Other great photographers I have seen:
Singing waiters: https://www.westendsingingwaiters.co.uk
Six bearded fish – Great covers band (have a sound and lighting engineer):
Soul, funk & motown – an amazing band http://www.motownband.com
Tailored Entertainment – Brilliant live music agent – Southampton.
Liam White – Buble & Crooner music. He even does his own excellent stuff too!! Awesome.
Event Dancers UK (Vegas showgirls): https://www.thevegasshowgirls.co.uk
Freddie & the Freeloaders – Wicked funk/soul/cover band
Drunk Education Rock, punk & metal covers – seen these guys live a lot and they rock!
Kai Mckenzie – http://www.buble-tribute.com
Get this guy to croon you during the meal, really gets people in the mood for dancing!
Surprise singers: http://surprisesingers.com
James Ground – “movie-like” production that you’ll treasure for years after your wedding.
https://www.video4aday.co.uk – as per the name he is literally there all day and often all evening too!!
For the more budget conscious, but the quality is still very good.
Makeup – Frances Moore.
Karens clever cakes – wedding cakes
Coast cakes – Lovely cakes of all shapes and sizes!
Tartufi – luxury wedding cakes: http://www.tartuficakes.co.uk
Decor / misc:
Old Crocks – lawn games, Ice cream bike & bell tents. Run by a hippy called Alex, great guy.
LED tree hire – great for a cosmopolitan look.
Wessex Events: http://www.wessex-events.co.uk
Zoe Barker: https://www.zoebarkerdesign.co.uk
Katheryn Deeley: https://www.kathryndeeley.co.uk
Viva Las Vegas – Great casino with exceptional attention to detail – Owner looks like a mafia boss!
Selstar – recommended at rhinefield.
Hannah Elizabeth (Botley): http://hannahelizabethbridal.com
Something old something new (Hythe): http://hampshireweddingdresses.co.uk
Chris Piercy Magic. Nice bloke great people skills.
Close up magician Roger Lapin – Very good wedding magician. He is not a weirdo, which makes a change!
Dominic Reyes Magic – Great magician and also not weird.
Colin Phillips – Don’t look into his ‘blue’ eyes what ever you do!!
Menswear – http://www.bartlett-butcher.co.uk/t/Weddings
Mark Darcy (we have 2 suits, 3 waistcoats & 3 jackets from them!)
Shipseys – Marquee company. Been around since 1926!
Southern Marquees: http://www.southernmarquees.co.uk