Create your dream day with the flexibility of choosing your own suppliers.
All our recommended suppliers know the venue and we know we can recommend them to you with the highest confidence.
Wedding Stationary and Artwork
“Bird & Co is a local design and illustration studio that specialises in creating quality, bespoke, eco-conscious wedding stationery.
We offer a completely bespoke service meaning that every stationery collection we create is completely unique and designed specifically for each couple. We love taking the time to really get to know what your vision is for the day and then crafting something truly personal and memorable for you and your guests.
Sustainability is very important to us so all our stationery is created with Mother Nature in mind, from the papers we use to the printers and suppliers we work with.
We know there is a lot to remember when planning a wedding and we want you to enjoy the process, so we’re here to help you create a beautiful and consistent look all the way through from your save the dates and invites, to your on the day stationery (order of the days, menus, place cards, signage etc) and thank you cards.
We’d love to chat to you about your ideas and how we can help you bring them to life.”
We are incredibly grateful to Hand Drawn By Katie for the wonderful artwork across our website.
“I love to be involved in the whole process – walking through the venue and discussing the floral possibilities to delivering the final creation on the wedding day. I strive to give a truly tailor-made and outstanding service”
“The right flowers make all the difference to your wedding day. Working with your ideas and favourite flowers, I will design yours especially for you. Large and grand, or small and intimate, I will create designs to compliment you and your dream day. Let’s meet and talk flowers over a cup of tea and a Pinterest board, or we can discuss ideas over email if you prefer. After our initial conversation, I will put together a digital design board with suggestions and examples, and we can go from there. We can chat as often as you like to make sure you are both happy with your choices, and we are staying within your budget.“
The Bay Tree can be found on Chipping Campden High Street. “Flowers are an integral part of your very special day. Whether you have specific ideas or need some inspiration, we’re happy to help. We’ll set aside as much time as you need, produce a full colour proposal of the ideas we discuss and keep in touch right through to the big day.“
“Hi, I’m Allyson and I’m the florist at Bloomery. I love to create wedding flowers and be part of a couples big day. The designs I create are natural, informal and relaxed – the just picked from the garden look. In season I source as many flowers as possible from local growers and I’m a member of Flowers from the Farm supporting UK independent flower growers. Sustainability is at the heart of everything we do at Bloomery, all of our materials are recyclable and we don’t use florists foam, such as Oasis. We’re based near Mickleton Hills Farm in the original potting shed on the lovely Farncombe Estate, where we also run workshops (including flower crown which are great for a hen party) and would love you to join us here for a glass of fizz and to discuss your wedding flowers.“
“Weddings are all about the details and we would love to sit down and discuss these with you. From our very first consultation we aim to bring dreams into reality, tailoring each wedding to suit our Fabulous Couples needs. With a detailed proposal, mood boards and even a sample of your chosen design, we understand the importance of getting it just right. Contact us to start your Fabulous Floral journey.“
“We love designing beautiful whimsical wedding flowers using sustainable floristry techniques and locally grown flowers wherever possible. Posey Rose works closely with couples so that flowers for weddings and events have a real personal focus and reflection of the individuals. Any event is special with no two couples the same, I work closely with couples so that we can realise their floral plans together and reflect the individuals personality through the design.”
“We love dressing Mickleton Hills Farm, we would be thrilled to discuss the flowers for your big day. From Bridal Bouquets and buttonholes to table centres, we can cover every aspect of your wedding. From your first consultation we will make sure you know you are in good hands. We are absolute perfectionists, so everything will look gorgeous! Wedding flowers are our main passion and we want everything to be stunning for your special day.”
“As a wedding florist Charlotte knows how special your wedding day is and the flowers you pick for your day are no exception. Charlotte will translate your ideas and turn them into reality with the creativity to produce unique and stunning floral displays to suit every requirement and budget. Using only the highest quality and freshest flowers, focusing mainly on seasonal English flowers wherever possible.“
Bridal Hair and Makeup, Spa Treatments and Wedding Dresses
Bridal Hair & Make Up
Charlotte Holder – Bridal Hair
“Your wedding day is one of the biggest life events you’ll ever have to prepare for, and you’ll likely be in the spotlight until the early hours. You can trust me to make you look and feel utterly fabulous from the minute your hair is done. I will create a finished look that will enhance your features and make you feel elegant and beautiful without making you look or feel like someone else. All importantly I will ensure that your crowning glory stays perfect all day.”
Hester Lily Makeup Artistry – Make Up Artist
“With over 9 years experience in the makeup industry, I offer a bespoke wedding makeup service. I am able to cater for our more natural brides to those that prefer an elegant, enhanced soft glamour style. I only use the best premium products, making sure that they are tried and tested to give the ultimate flawless and luxurious finish. I am a calm, friendly yet professional person and will be there for you every step of your wedding journey, through your bridal makeup trial and all the way to you walking down the aisle.”
Makeup by Julian – Make Up Artist
“We offer a professional, fun and friendly Makeup Service in the Cotswolds and South West of England. We specialise in Bridal Hair and Makeup, offering a tailor-made experience, to make your Wedding Day the most Unforgettable and Special. We use the latest up to date products and techniques, such as contouring, and the no makeup, makeup look. Whether Boho-Vintage-Glamorous-Natural or Shabby Chic, is the look that suits your style, we can help.”
Rachel Mulford – Bridal Hair
As a finalist in many wedding hair awards, Rachel has a real passion for creating beautiful hair for her brides. Bringing with her a calming personality to allow her brides to relax and enjoy their wedding morning prep.
Sam Bushell Makeup and Hair – Bridal Hair & Make Up
“I create bespoke makeup and hair tailored to suit your needs and personality. I will work with you to create and perfect your look whilst enhancing all of your natural features and beauty. I love creating soft, natural and timeless looks. I am here to make you look fabulous on what is the best day of your life!”
Victoria Abbosh – Make Up Artist
“As a professional makeup artist, I’m here to ensure you feel relaxed and look incredible….I will work closely with you to achieve your chosen look and create makeup that looks flawless when you are meeting your family and friends, as well as in front of the camera….It is so important to be happy and relaxed on your wedding day and to look and feel your very best.”
Zara – Beautiful Hair & Makeup – Bridal Hair & Make Up
“Our ultimate goal is to provide you with your dream wedding hairstyling/makeup – ensuring you & your bridal party feel confident & look amazing on your special day. To achieve stunning, long-lasting results only high quality, cruelty free makeup products are used. Over the years we have styled many hundreds of weddings, so whatever your preferred style or required look please rest assured you are in the best of hands.“
“Relax and melt away any last minute wedding stresses with a visit from the worlds first spa on wheels. From the moment we pack your bespoke fresh pure organic treatment products and specially chosen linens to set out for your therapy visit this experience is all about you. In our luxury 5 star suite our therapist Caroline will design a bespoke treatment to ensure your pain relief or pamper session will not just be a blissful experience it will be an unforgettable part of your bridal party preparation or a gorgeous gift to wedding guests.”
Annabel Sarah Bridal – Wedding Dresses
“Exclusive use of this brand new bridal shop in Bidford-on-Avon with stunning bridal gowns by Nicole Milano, White One Bridal & Luna Novias. Receive £200 off when you spend £1400 at Annabel Sarah Bridal when quoting: Mickleton Hills farm Bride. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/annabelsarahbridal/ – Contact Annabel : 01789 778325/ 07525008524”
You are welcome to use any caterer of your choice.
To help in your planning the following suppliers come with our personal recommendation:
The fifth generation incarnation of family food businesses serving Chipping Campden and surrounding villages. William Toke Bennett is chef and proprietor of Toke’s Food & Drink in the High Street premises our family baked in from 1931 until 1968, later becoming H L Bennett & Son’s Delicatessen and Bennetts’ Fine Wines. Sam Bennett is event manager and point of contact from initial enquiry until the last glass is cleared. The team are friends, intent on making your special day one thing – your day. Produce sourced locally from Vegetable Matters in Ebrington, much of it grown on their own farm. A wide selection of cheeses and homemade chutneys from Toke’s. Meat, always from David Moore in Mickleton. We specialise in a relaxed, family service of classic, flavoursome menus.
“We provide a bespoke catering and event management service, which combines delicious food with a stylish approach. Berry Blue takes great pride in versatility. Our dedicated events managers liaise with client and venue from initial enquiry through to completion to ensure seamless event delivery. We offer a range of delicious, bespoke solutions to suit the location, budget and ambience you want. We are committed to our ethos of using seasonal produce and locally sourced food, from the fruit, vegetables and herbs grown at our own farm in Gloucestershire, to buying and using locally reared meat and handmade chutneys and preserves. Our menus have been carefully designed by our team of expert chefs to incorporate the freshest seasonal ingredients, sourced from within a 30-mile radius of our kitchen wherever possible.”
“We are a boutique caterer based in Nottingham focussing on making your vision a reality. With experience in Michelin restaurants and 5 star hotels we have built a reputation of helping elevate menus to fit any occasion.”
“Cotswold Fine Dining is an extension of our established catering company Oxford Fine Dining. This allows us to bring our wealth of experience to catering in the finest venues throughout the Cotswolds. Our expert team will guide you through our extensive selection of menus to gain a precise understanding of your vision. All of our menus are flexible and responsive to the seasons and we will assist you in pairing dishes specifically for your wedding. Sourcing local produce is important to us, with an emphasis on using the finest seasonal ingredients from artisan producers and local suppliers where possible. Our menus are fresh, delicious, and enticing, as we focus on presenting our dishes with style and care; inspired by trends, and loyal to comforting classics. Customer service delivered with warmth, friendliness, and culinary expertise.”
Thinking of a Pig Roast or BBQ for your wedding celebrations look no further than our local Mickleton Butchers: “What better way to cater for your guests than with a traditional pig roast using only the finest free range pigs. Prices will include cooking, serving, rolls stuffing and apple sauce.” Thinking of a BBQ “that’s why we have a delicious range of meats for those hot sunny days. Homemade beef, pork and apple or lamb and mint burgers and many more BBQ favourites.”
Giddy Up can see your wedding through the day into the evening – coffee shop to canapé bar, served from our iconic Landrover Defender and Events Trailer. Giddy Up can offer an entirely bespoke extensive range of canapés; a specially curated menu; a range of coffees from our professional Italian Coffee Machine; a delicious range of teas and homemade cakes, such as triple chocolate brownies, flapjacks and florentines; a full Afternoon Tea service with a delicious range of finger sandwiches, French Pâtissiers, French macaroons and mini quiches; a wonderful wedding breakfast with Ottolenghi inspired sharing platters and delicious homemade desserts, all locally sourced wherever possible. We would love to be part of your special day.
“We are an award winning Catering Company and cater for all outside catering, from Weddings to Corporate and everything in between. With choices of dishes selected from our extensive set-menus, or bespoke options tailored to your wishes, all our culinary delights are freshly prepared using locally-sourced, high quality ingredients. We have a fantastic team that are extremely professional and passionate about providing only the best.”
In the Frame catering is a bespoke catering company that puts you first. We add a feel of luxury to any home or guest house and specialise in creating fabulous dishes from a domestic kitchen to suit even the most discerning diner. Food is our main focus, inspired by the Italian ethos of living to eat! We use the finest ingredients available to create simple yet mind-blowingly tasty dishes for you and your friends and family.
Jonathan’s career, has previously taken him to the dizzy height’s of “Le Manoir Aux Quat Saisons, Oxford” world acclaimed chef, Raymond Blanc’s flagship hotel, where he learned the discipline of the kitchen and the focus and dedication it takes to be at the top of the career ladder. After a few years of diverse kitchens – hotels, schools, pubs, restaurants, private residences, and large scale outside caterers Jonathan now focuses on private catering to you in your venue. “With 25 years of working as a chef, I can pass on this knowledge on the plate! We offer a fully bespoke package where we can tailor your catering to you specific needs.”
“Napier catering – passionate, exclusive, attention to detail, high quality and bespoke – speak to us for a personalised quotation firstname.lastname@example.org“
Ross and Ross Events have won the best UK wedding caterer two years in a row: Whether it be a brilliant Festival-Style BBQ, a relaxed Sharing-Board Supper or a 5 Course Feast, everything centres around 3 things: seasonal produce, quality ingredients and making your day personal, memorable and unique!
“The sight of perfectly roasted meat giving off a mouth-watering aroma is an important aspect of any roast event. Our equipment is designed to satisfy the eyes as well as the belly!”
“Finalists in the British Street Food Awards. At Spectacular Goat we love flavour! Real wood fired ovens produce the best flavours and deliver the smoky flavours you love. Where we can we source locally organically and always sustainably. Fresh ingredients, great fresh sourdough pizza & customised vehicles create a visual treat as well as a taste sensation. “
“We bring our wood fired ovens in classic vehicles to events, weddings and private parties, showcasing the greatest food from British farms.”
We welcome all DJ’s and live musicians. With a background in live music we are so happy to have so many wonderful wedding bands and musicians to recommend to you for your wedding day celebrations.
Harpist Erica Sinclair has a wide range of repertoire from classical to pop to folk to Bollywood that will provide the perfect backdrop for your day, from as guests arrive for your ceremony right through to cake-cutting and your first dance. She’ll work closely with you to help create a personal, musical touch to your day, and is always happy to source and arrange new music to expand her ever-growing repertoire.
With a very extensive repertoire, including some of the most famous swing and jazz music of the last century from the likes of Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin – a fabulous selection of classics from Abba to Adele, Bruno Mars to Ed Sheeran, ‘Caffe concert’ music- André Rieu’s style, jazz, pop, rock, classical.
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Wonderful wedding pianist Henry Salmon offers a wedding package including wedding ceremony and background piano music. All styles possible: classical, jazz, rock and pop. What better addition to your wedding ceremony than live piano music played from our baby grand piano located on the mezzanine level of our brick barn, to create the perfect atmosphere as you walk down the aisle. Watch Video Here
Piano and Vocal
Contemporary piano and vocal cover songs with a few classics included in the set. Perfect for arrival drinks and pre-wedding breakfast receptions. To help start your celebrations with the perfect atmosphere.
Wonderful saxophonist Mike can set the vibe, down the aisle and off to celebrate, performing sax or clarinet whilst the guests arrive, for the wedding procession, signing the register and the recessional. Followed by sax and tracks bringing a chilled soundtrack to your afternoon. From chilled house to pop to classic jazz standards, offering up to 3 hours in the afternoon performing sax alongside tracks. You can also book for your evening celebrations Brass + Beats fresh, vibrant party duo, combining vinyl based DJ with stunning live sax.
Soloists & Groups
Beautiful easy listening background music to custom made piano and acoustic tracks. Make your ceremony and drinks reception extra special and give your wedding day the perfect atmosphere.
The UK’s Number 1 provider of young musicians for functions and events. Our aim is to make live music more accessible to clients whilst supporting young, talented musicians at the early stages of their professional careers. Launched in 2010, Music Students for Hire has provided live music for over 3,000 private and corporate events.
You’ll never forget the moment you walked down the aisle with an intimate live performance from elegant acoustic duo ‘Crimson Keys‘. Learning and performing your choice of special songs for your ceremony, they blend beautiful vocals with graceful piano accompaniment, and are uniquely suited to the romance of a wedding.
Capriccio Quartet, a long-established and highly respected group of experienced professional string players, offers music for weddings. Contemporary to Classical. They can arrange a piece that is special to you by request.
A wide mix of styles, perfect if you want a little more rock ‘n’ roll! Have done two tours of America and opened for Springsteen!
Young, Energetic, Professional Ceilidh Band with expert dance Caller! Traditional tunes and dance with a modern, funky twist. As seen on TV (Made in Chelsea, Great British Menu, This Week, Loose Women & more).
Relax your guests and impress on arrival with classic jazz band ‘Miles High’. Their authentic jazz sound brings timeless style and sophistication to your wedding day, creating the perfect atmosphere as guests start to mingle and celebrate your wedding.
Experienced, professional ceilidh/ barn dance band guaranteed to get your guests up on the dance floor having great fun altogether. Very inclusive, gender-free calling: caller guides your friends & family through all the moves – dances suitable for all.
Keeping the party dancing with an array of Chart Hits, 90s anthems and a selection of funk & disco classics, The Compilation offer something for everyone whilst bringing an infectious energy to each and every performance! This band are true professionals, with members performing at events for Birmingham City FC and supporting artists such as Disclosure, MJ Cole, Lamar, and Soul 2 Soul!
Roaming acoustic band ‘The Rock & Strollers’ are the ultimate ice-breakers and party-starters! Performing from guest-to-guest, from table-to-table, from inside to outside, their fully unplugged entertainment brings sing-a-long fun to your drinks reception, wedding breakfast, and even into the night!
Once spectacular show band ‘Uptown Showdown’ take to the stage, there’s only one place to be, and that’s on the dance floor – singing your heart out and dancing the night away! Soul, Motown, Pop, Disco, Funk… their set list has something for everyone. Their vocalists and horns will even join you on the dance floor, bringing you into the music with fun audience interaction!
“Get ready for massive tunes, funky remixes and a full dance floor with Ibiza style Brass + Beats – a fresh, vibrant party duo, combining vinyl based DJ with stunning live sax. You can also book Mike the saxophonist to perform earlier in the day; to play during your ceremony and bring a chilled soundtrack to your afternoon.”
“When I`m asked to DJ for a wedding I always consider it to be a great honour…..I always have a meeting before the day with the brides and grooms as it helps me find out more about the evening they desire, and how I can adjust the lighting, music, and general ambience to help make their evening perfect for them.”
As a wedding DJ Will tries to offer a fresh and vibrant approach, he feels his bespoke rustic DJ booth and his extensive DJ experience stand him in good stead to do so. Will’s goal is to play for everyone in the room, so that every guest can enjoy the music. He has a broad and diverse knowledge of music combined with a theatrical background meaning every gig looks but also sounds great.
*Please note – Our venue has a noise restriction notice, accordingly all recorded and live music must not be played above a decibel level set by Cotswold District Council*
Decorations, Props and Furniture
“We are a family run, multi-award winning venue styling and prop hire company, and have been joyfully injecting serious style into weddings since early 2014. We take great delight in offering a holistic venue styling and prop hire service, where we deliver, install, style, de-rig and collect for you – you don’t need to lift a finger! Whether you wish to transform your wedding reception with a luxurious abundance of blossom, or you’re looking to add a quirky finishing touch, our hire inventory ensures that you, and your guests, will enjoy an experience that they will not easily forget.”
Very local small family run boutique hire business, offering fantastic pallet furniture hire with comfy cushions, ideal for guests to relax on during wedding celebrations.
“We specialise in beautiful styling and decoration for weddings. Every couple and wedding are unique so we provide a customised service to suit your style, colour and budget. From elegant chair decor to eye catching ceiling arrangements and lots more, we have an extensive hire range to create something magical for your special day.”
“Being a family run business means the small things really matter to us. We can supply a range of different solutions and styles. Whether you want modern, traditional, focused certain colours, we can find the perfect solution. No matter what you require, simply get in touch and we can find a solution for you.”
“Based in Cheltenham we specialise in stylish rustic and industrial pieces, from tables and seating, to barrels and plant walls. With a specialism in rustic hire furniture, much of which we’ve built in-house, our collection is a perfect addition to your wedding day both outdoor and indoor.”
We specialise in vintage hire props and modern accessories and have a large range to suit all styles of weddings. We love a barn wedding, as this is how we started the business after our daughter’s barn wedding back in 2015.
Smileybooth are a long established and multi award winning photobooth and luxury flowerwall hire company. They pride themselves on producing outstanding quality photos, entertaining guests and the highest levels of service at all times. The luxury flowerwalls are available to hire with or without an open photobooth.
Vintage & Rustic / Traditional Furniture Hire, from a friendly local supplier. All stock owned and supplied direct from our warehouse.
Tableware and Linen Hire
Plato Catering Hire is a multi-award-winning catering equipment hire company based just outside Stratford upon Avon. Hire all your plates, glasses, cutlery, linen and furniture. Delivering throughout Warwickshire, Worcestershire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and the West Midlands. We are SafeHire© certified and members of the Event Hire Association.
Family-run hire company offering a wide range of wedding chairs, rustic and classic furniture, tableware, linen, bars and everything else you might need to make your day exactly the way you want it to be. Our Wedding Team are always on hand to help, and for us, the focus is always on what we can do for you – we deliver and collect and will even do all the washing up for you!
“Based on the edge of the Cotswolds, we are here to offer style-conscious couples the intricate details, finishing touches and pièce de résistance that will infuse your wedding with personality and subtle luxury. Perfectly suited for modern couples looking to create a timeless visual, every item in our rental collection has been carefully curated for its elegant aesthetic. From cutlery to crockery, lanterns to votives, easels and plinths, if timeless romance and understated luxury is what you envisage, we can provide the items with a professional service to bring your vision to life.”
Games, Activities & Photo Booths
“If you’re looking for fun and entertainment for your wedding our 9 hole crazy golf course is the perfect fit. Our custom hand-built crazy golf course creates an experience that both kids and adults can enjoy. Classic obstacles and our signature windmill with moving sails make up a number of exciting obstacles for you to try your hand at – who will be king of the course?! We deliver, set-up and pick up, so all you have to do is take your best shots and enjoy!”
“Fancy Pants Events have been bringing the fun and excitement elements to weddings and events for many years, with our modern and interactive magic mirror photo booths and open selfie pod booths! We also hire out Neon signs, backdrops, sweet carts, photography and more. Let’s make memories that last forever!”
“Laser Clay Pigeon Shooting is becoming one of the most popular activities for wedding entertainment and works particularly well at Mickleton Hills Farm. We use modified shotguns which are 100% safe and fire an infrared beam, so no recoil! Anyone can use the guns, regardless of age and ability, to take part in the competition to find the top gun ladies and gents at the wedding! Five guests shoot at the same time at the clays as they are launched from our hi tec trap. If the laser beams hit the clay points are scored. Whoever scores the highest at the end of the competition wins!! They will be presented with a high quality personalised boxed winners medal to commemorate the day. We also have an indoor system with different targets but same guns. Give your guests an experience that will ignite their competative side, get them mixing and having fun together with an experience they will talk about for a very long time after!! If you would like to know more we are always happy to explain, feel free to contact us.“
“Your party entertainment is sorted. We can help to elevate your guests’ experience in the most memorable and fun way. It is the perfect ice breaker and gets everyone involved. Not only do we bring high quality but also quantity as everyone goes home with unlimited customised prints! Choose from our growing collection of backdrops, enjoy our curated props, digital gallery, guest books and much more with the Mad Hat Booth.”
Sevens Casino Nights entertainment is suitable for all ages and a wonderful addition to your wedding celebration. Bookings are generally for up to 3 hours, trust us to add relaxed enjoyment and a little wow factor to your celebrations.
If you’re looking to offer a unique experience at your wedding then you’re in the right place!
“Take your guests into a world of Giant Chess, oversized Connect-4, mega Jenga and other classic garden games. Warwickshire Games Hire offers reliable garden game hire, delivery and set up, with a wide selection of wedding lawn games, sized up to make a big impact on your day. Many of our games are handmade by us, and all of them are fun and beautiful. The games will get your guest laughing and cheering for the perfect pictures to remember.”
Wedding Cakes, Ice Cream, Sweet Treats and Hot Drinks
“A family run specialist company serving from our elegant Vintage Ice Cream Bike“
“Fern & Rose was created by Becky Maitland to offer a personalised baking experience. Becky is a highly experienced professional baker, who has moved to the Cotswolds from London, where she supplied luxury wedding cakes and bespoke cakes in the UK and internationally. Becky loves working with couples to bring their personality into their cake to make their day extra special! There is no such thing as too much cake talk!”
“We specialise in making stunning Wedding Cakes, Cupcakes & Favours. Using only the finest ingredients so that our unique cake creations not only look stunning but taste delicious too. We have a passion for providing the ultimate detail, from the initial design to the presentation of each cake. We will ensure that you have your perfect cake for that special day. At Storyteller Cakes your cake will portray YOUR story.”
“Specialty coffee, Artisan loose leaf tea, Deluxe Hot Chocolates served from our Vintage Horse Trailer. A great addition to your special day either to greet your guests or as an afternoon pick me up! At Mickleton Hills Farm we offer our hot drinks package only.”
“The Vanilla Pod Bakery is a specialist cake bakery located in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Since 2009 we have been creating bespoke cakes for couples on their wedding day. We pride ourselves on creating cakes that look fantastic and taste delicious too. From consultation, to design, to creation, to delivering your beautiful cake on your wedding day.“
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