Our in-house Suppliers...
Phil is the only toastmaster we recommend, a great addition to your big day. www.toastmasters4u.co.uk
Our resident DJ comes highly recommended (booked by around 75% of all our Weddings!). If you'd like to book, please contact us directly.
This is the only sector where we stipulate the supplier, this is due to the healthy & safety and insurance requirements being so high. Ashdown have provided many displays here, including our New Years Eve displays which are always spectacular. We can enquire on your behalf.
Photographers & Videographers...
Violet & Green
"If you like images that are bright, airy and full of emotion and happiness, you've come to the right place. Let me stand back (actually I sometimes lay down and kneel an awful lot) and photograph your lovely wedding in all its' beauty and fun."
Kerry Ann Duffy
"My style of photography means that I tell the story of your day, ensuring that you look amazing every step of the way. With an unobtrusive approach I appear more as a guest, blending into your day, rather than commanding it."
"No two weddings are ever the same to me, each clients requirements, and attention to detail are different, that's where my personality springs into action, I become a friend with a camera rather than ‘the photographer’"
"I love capturing love. It is a total treat to work with folk to create elegant, soft, natural images with a creative twist"
"We loved his obvious passion for capturing the memories of the day and there is no denying what a lovely guy he was to have around. Not only did he make us feel comfortable and relaxed but many guests also commented how friendly he was and how he felt like another guest on the day" - Howard & Nicola (FHI couple)
"I started shooting weddings in 2005 and now photograph over 50 weddings a year. I've been told many times that "I'm a pleasure to work with" and always get the job done with a smile on my face and my sense of humour intact"
"I specialise in natural, fun, quirky wedding photography and I photograph in a documentary style"
Rob Power Photography
"I love the whole process and there is no better reward than handing over the finished images to a client and hearing the great feedback from them!"
Edward Solly Photography
"Edward worked seamlessly to capture the raw emotion and energy of our day in such a detailed way."
Ben Joseph Photography
''On the day, Ben was fab - in the nicest possible way, the greatest thing about Ben is that you didn't notice that he was there, which is what you want in a great photographer!!! He captured our day perfectly - our photos give a real feel of the atmosphere and joy of the day. We are delighted with our pictures, great memories of a great day!'' - Caroline & Symon (FHI Couple)
Smooth Wedding Productions
"Our style of wedding videography is natural and un-obtrusive, leaving yourselves and your guests feeling relaxed and at ease. We aim to capture the real moments that happen on your day, so that when you watch it back, it is like reliving your special day"
"A wedding is often the most important day of our brides' and grooms' lives, and we are never complacent about this fact. We are receptive to special requests, and maintain a positive, can-do attitude at all times"
Mother Goose Films
"Whether you have a clear creative vision that we can realise, or a vague outline that we can colour in using our industry expertise, we will tell your story how you want it to be told."
Decor & Flowers...
Beautiful styling and prop hire from local stylist Sophie Griffiths, also a wedding photographer so a great eye and experience in styling the perfect looking wedding. Having an Afternoon Tea Wedding Breakfast? Perfect accompaniment!
"We are a well-recognised supplier of a wide range of venue styling products. Including Chair Cover Hire, Bunting Hire and Table Linen Hire" Fabulous family firm Sam & Christine offer superb service.
Add a Little Sparkle
"We offer only the best quality Wedding Decorations backed by years of experience in design and wedding event planning at the best possible rates!" Local venue styling company who are here styling weddings so regularly they may as well move in! Highly recommended.
The Flower Company
"Our aim is to provide a friendly, caring and personalised service to all our customers, using top quality materials and professional skills" The Flower Company from Sheerness are our top recommended florist, Ferry House brides will receive a discount.
Joanne Truby Floral Design
"My style is abundant with a natural/country feel, I like to mix pretty colour combinations with an assortment of flowers & foliage’s to create different textures within my designs. I always bring my love and personal approach to each of our clients that we work with"
"Bespoke wedding bouquets designed to compliment your special day, whether you are looking for fresh, silk, foam or crystal vintage here at Floral Dreamz our aim is to provide the highest quality at an affordable prices"
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Carrie Anne's Cakes
Owner of The Abbey Cake Shop, Minster, Carrie-Anne truly a-may-zing cakes that not only look good but taste fab!
See examples here.
See examples here.
The Cake Witch
"Beautiful and unique celebration cakes for those with an eye for the finer bakes in life" Recommended to us by a fellow recommended supplier, Nicola's cakes do really resemble witchcraft!
Julian and his sister Jane run a Chocolate Fountain hire company based locally in Sittingbourne, Kent
Make it Sweet
"Our services include the hire of Candy Carts, Pick and Mix Stands, Ferrero Rocher Towers, Sweet Tables and Popcorn Carts"
"Here at Little Gems we specialise in cakes, cupcakes, dessert tables, favours and sweet treats!"
"Just wanted to say a huge thank you for yesterday, you were absolutely fantastic and soooo many people commented on how amazing you were. You were such a hit!!!" - Lucie & Jamie (FHI couple) Amu also plays at our Valentines Nights, come along to check him out.
"Matty combines charm, wit, humour and great sleight of hand to provide the supreme entertainment, leaving his audiences both astounded and amazed!"
"Looking for something interactive for guests of ages? Our unique, simply stunning white wedding bouncy castle could be exactly what you are looking for! Having been described as a stroke of genius it really will keep your guests entertained for hours!"
Got lots of little ones coming? Hire a creche to entertain them so the adults can relax and enjoy your celebration.
"Make your Wedding Day less stressful by using the services of Bearsted Babes to provide high quality childcare for your special day"
"Richard has been drawing cartoons and caricatures ever since his chubby baby fingers first grasped a pen" Alternative entertainment for your wedding day
Book a band!
Recommended service for finding a fab band.
"Professional Studio quality lighting for the ultimate PhotoBooth experience" Photobooth is run by Julian Austin, photographer and also runs Kent Fountains.
Spencer Wood Magic
"As your Host, Spencer can make your next event or occasion even more memorable with his unique blend of Magic, Mind Reading, Hypnosis and Entertainment. Spencer ensures the smooth and efficient running of the occasion with a seamless and co-ordinated transition between every aspect of the day" Not just a magician on the day, Spencer can be on hand on the day for all your announcement requirements
Looking your best...
Sandra at Lashed Up is the only lash technician we recommend. Having had my eyelashes tended to by Sandra for years I can not rate her highly enough - perfect lashes are a must for your wedding day with styles available to suit everyone's tastes.
"Traditional, Contemporary or a little different, Brocades has it all. Exquisite bridal gowns, beautiful accessories, elegant bridesmaids and suit hire for the discerning gentleman"
Emma Smisson Makeup
"I started my career working in prestigious Spa's and Wedding Venues before deciding to put my hard earned training into creating an experience that brides will never forget on their big day. As a professional Make Up Artist, I understand that every bride wants to look their most radiant and beautiful on their wedding day"
Helen Lee Make up
"My aim is to provide the bride with make up that is suited entirely to her individual style and needs, whether it be a traditional natural bridal look or something much stronger"
"We are both very passionate about Hair & Beauty, and offer a variety of services" Forever are also owners of the Vintage Mobile Hair & Beauty Salon 'Twiggy' so the salon can be bought to you at home!
For taxi services:
- Vals Cars 01795 661515
- Tigers 01795 665555
Local minibus company with great rates and reliable service
All Kent Wedding Cars
Highly recommended car service.
Fancy something a bit different? We have a family collection of Vintage tractors available should you wish to arrive the proper country way!
"We offer stunning bespoke, customer designed rings at affordable prices, all from the comfort of your own home"
True Blue Ceremonies
For blessings and bespoke ceremonies Katie is the perfect choice. This allows you the freedom to say your vows by the waterside if you wish (having completed your legal Marriage Registration previously)