Are you planning a Midlands wedding? We’re super excited for the Birmingham National Wedding Show, taking place 2-4 October 2020, so we thought we’d share with you some highlights of the best Midlands-based wedding suppliers you’ll get to meet there.
Wedding Photographers in the Midlands
All Your Moments
All Your Moments is a wedding photography business consisting of Justin, based in Cannock. He specialises in reportage style photography, making him an ideal choice for couples looking for a natural and relaxed feel for their wedding photos.
Artisan X Photography
Chris isn’t your standard wedding photographer – as Artisan X Photography, he prides himself on offering something a little bit different, making him a great shout if you’re the kind of couple who are eyeing up alternative wedding dresses and unusual wedding venues too!
Ben Anderson Photography
Northamptonshire based wedding photographer Ben Anderson will be exhibiting at the Birmingham National Wedding Show, sharing with couples his fun and relaxed style of wedding photography. If you love candid, relaxed snaps, you’ll want to stop by his stand.
Joel Davies Photography
Photography is Malvern-based wedding photographer Joel Davies’ lifelong passion, and if you choose him to be your wedding photographer, he will share that passion with you and capture all the most meaningful and special moments of your big day. Find him at the NEC on 2-4 October to chat to him about your plans.
Richard Shephard Photography
Award-winning wedding photographer Richard Shephard is based in Solihull, but travels across the West Midlands and further afield to photograph couples’ special days. If you love the informal wedding photography that is currently fashionable, but still want some traditional aspects, make sure you pay Richard a visit at The National Wedding Show in Birmingham.
Neil Ridley Photography
Neil Ridley, a Lancashire based wedding photographer, is going to be meeting couples and sharing examples of his award-winning photography at the NEC show this October. He describes his style as: “photojournalism and natural photography with a touch of fashion and creative lighting all mixed together with my own brand of discreet photography.”
Videographers in the Midlands
Everthine Film and Photography
In the current climate, having a video of your wedding to share with friends and family has never been more important! Everthine Film and Photography provide a range of packages to suit all budgets and styles – stop by their stand at The National Wedding Show to find out more.
Steve Brown Films
Staffordshire-based wedding videographer Steve Brown specialises in natural, cinematic style wedding films that you’ll want to watch over and over again. He will capture all of the magical highlights of your day on film so you can relive them whenever you wish.
Through the Lens with Marvin Marius
Marvin Marius prides himself on offering an affordable wedding videography service to couples based in the Midlands and further afield. The team will blend into the background seamlessly, whilst recording all the moments you’ll cherish for years to come. They even offer a drone service for some unique angles!
4LW Video Production
Run by husband and wife team Lester and Leanne, this West Midlands based videographer company offer a range of services, included live streams and 360 degree photo and video options.
Bridalwear Shops in the Midlands
2 Have & 2 Hold
This Worcester-based bridal boutique stocks an exciting range of dresses, as well as bridesmaid dresses and mother of the bride outfits, so you are guaranteed a productive day out with all the girls!
Anna Wood Bridal
Situated in the picturesque village of Long Buckby, Anna Wood Bridal’s expert team promises to help you find the perfect wedding dress for your big day. You’ll love browsing through their eclectic offering.
Brides of Bond St
You’ll find Brides of Bond St in the heart of Leicester, when they’re not at The National Wedding Show! You might also recognise this shop from an episode of Don’t Tell The Bride. All dresses from the shop are handmade in Leicester.
House of Coco Curvy Bridal
If you’re looking for the perfect plus-size wedding dress, make sure you chat to Shanice, the creative director at House of Coco. They stock seriously stylish wedding dresses, designed in-house and also by a selection of handpicked brands.
It’s important that your mum looks and feels fabulous on your wedding day, whether she’s the mother of the bride or the groom. Fashionable mums will love browsing Dressini’s offerings – the Market Bosworth based business is one of the largest stockists of mother of the bride fashions in the UK.
House of Cavani
Picking a wedding suit has never been more of a fashion statement! Whether you’re looking at traditional groomswear or an on-trend tweed suit, you’re sure to find the perfect outfit at House of Cavani.
Ivory & Co
If you’re looking for the perfect bridal accessories to complete your look, make sure you make time to visit Ivory & Co. This Midlands-based wedding business has lots of beautiful tiaras, hair accessories and more to add extra glamour to your wedding day look.
Looking for the perfect suit for the groom and groomsmen? Venue Menswear is based in Leamington Spa and provides a range of wedding suits with prices starting from £149. There’s even a Peaky Blinders inspired edit…
Wedding Venues in the Midlands
If you’re on a hunt for a wedding venue in Nottingham that none of your guests have been to before, you must check out Lakeside in Nottingham. This Grade II listed venue is currently being transformed into a beautiful celebration space, and is due to open in late 2020.
Are you looking for a historic wedding venue in the Midlands? Nailcote Hall is situated in the beautiful Warwickshire countryside and dates back to 1640. Visit them at The National Wedding Show to find out what your day could be like there.
This Jacobean wedding venue, nestled in the heart of the Malvern Hills, provides a stunning setting for your wedding. Oldcastle Farm are also kindly offering special rates for NHS and key workers looking to get married up until 2023! Visit their stand at The National Wedding Show to find out more.
If you want flexibility when it comes to your wedding space, consider hiring a tipi! Shire Tipis can set up in the location of your choice, and with prices starting from £1,200, they’re a budget friendly alternative to a wedding venue.
Midlands Based Wedding Cakes and Caterers
Elite Cake Designs
If you’re looking for a wedding cake that not only looks amazing but also tastes incredible, make time to visit Elite Cake Designs at the show. They have been featured in Vogue magazine, and offer incredible flavour combos such as strawberry and champagne, chocolate orange and Cointreau and Jack Daniels and fudge.
Food Fighters UK
Want to delight your guests with an unusual wedding catering idea? The Food Fighters are available to hire nation wide for events, but are also based at the Grange Venue in Peterborough. They are a natural wood smokehouse and create dishes your guests won’t be able to stop raving about.
Caviar & Chips
For those who want bespoke wedding catering with a fancy but fun feel, check out Caviar & Chips. The team will chat to you about your favourite foods and come up with a totally unique wedding menu based on that.
All we hear right now is ‘social distancing’, but let’s think about social dining. When things return to normal, celebrate properly with your guests with amazing grazing platters from Grazing Baby! Everyone will love getting to pick what they want to eat and it’s the perfect ice breaker at your tables.
Midlands Based Mobile Bar Services
If you’re planning a celebration without a traditional bar set up, or you’ve asked your wedding venue about corkage charges, chat to Village Vineyards about the services they can offer you – as well as your usual alcohol, there’s even a cigar bar set up for those who want to be EXTRA.
Simply Prosecco Mobile Bar
Who doesn’t love the chance to sip prosecco? Hire Beatrice the mobile prosecco bar from Simply Prosecco and your guests will love the chance to get their hands on perfectly chilled fizz and pose for pictures next to the super cute van!
Wedding Jewellery in the Midlands
Personally Yours Jewellery
Whether you need a wedding ring or you’re still looking for the perfect engagement ring, Birmingham is famed for its jewellery industry so be sure to chat to the expert jewellers, such as Personally Yours Jewellery at the show for quotes and ideas.
GL Bicknell & Sons
Dazzle everyone with a sparkler from GL Bicknell & Sons. We can’t stop staring at this beauty and can’t even imagine what wonders their stand will contain at The National Wedding Show this autumn.
Midlands Based Wedding Décor Services
JNW Designs provide a large range of props and accessories to help style your wedding day, from laser-cut save the dates to cake plinths and dance floors, so no matter what you need, they can help you with it!
The Secret Bridesmaid
The Secret Bridesmaid is literally the bridesmaid you wish you had. No offence, BMs. They cover everything, from caring for your dog to designing stationery, cakes, favours, faux flowers and decorations and can even create bridal accessories for you! An essential stop at The National Wedding Show.
Wedding Favours and Stationery in the Midlands
Flourish & Flora
If you want to add a pretty, well, flourish to your wedding day, make sure you visit Flourish & Flora at the National Wedding Show. They specialise in beautiful wedding stationery, but also create absolutely stunning customised bridal jackets…and who can resist a customised bridal jacket?!
With Love Wedding Stationery
Still searching for your perfect wedding stationery? With Love Weddings create elegant, timeless designs that will get your guests even more excited for your special day. They create full stationery suites so you can ensure your theme is carried out from the off.
Midlands Based Wedding Entertainment
It’s a fact that no one can resist a photo booth! Entertain your guests whilst creating lots of hilarious keepsakes from your special day by hiring Spectacular Booth – visit their stand at The National Wedding Show for a taste of the fun.
This live music trio is a refreshing alternative to a string quartet or a harpist. What is better than the magic of live music in a wedding ceremony? No matter what style of music you prefer, Trio Capriccio will work with you to create a beautiful atmosphere at your wedding.
The Distractions is a collective of talented wedding musicians dedicated to delivering top quality live entertainment to your wedding. Meet with them at The National Wedding Show to see their portfolio and find the right live act for you.
You can book tickets and find out more through Confetti.co.uk – and even use a special code to get discount and VIP tickets – which includes a goodie bag full of treats!