The Milsom Weddings Suppliers

Here at Milsom Weddings, we have an enviable list of recommended suppliers who we have worked very closely with over the years.

Their renowned expertise will set your mind at ease as you make the final preparations for your wedding day.

Simply browse through our comprehensive list of services featuring everyone from florists to photographers. You can get in touch with the suppliers directly and discuss your plans in more detail, or speak to our team if you have any questions.

Wedding Photography

Bushfire Photography

With Bushfire Photography you get two photographers, dedicated to creating beautiful images on your wedding day. They are always looking for new and exciting ways to tell your wedding story. Light, composition and emotion are so important to them in creating timeless and evocative images.

“Some of our couples favourite images are the natural ones, carefully observed moments captured discreetly. Its your special day to spend with your friends and family. The laughter, tears and mad moments all captured for you to remember.“


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D&A Photography

D&A Photography are experienced and inventive wedding photographers who specialise in capturing magical moments in time.

By tuning in to the emotion of each wedding, they takes pictures which capture these special moments in time and bring the wonderful feelings flooding back.

Based in Essex but available to travel around the country (and the world, if required!), their job satisfaction comes from showing pictures of a wedding and getting an emotional reaction from someone who has never even met the couple – that’s when you know you’ve captured something special, lasting and real.


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Bridalwear

Grace & Lace

At Grace & Lace Bridal shops in Colchester, Chelmsford and Ipswich, we are passionate about weddings and helping you to create your dream day.

We are family run with over 29 years experience in bridal wear. Your personalised experience with us will be remembered forever. Our elegant bridal boutiques will allow you to relax and enjoy the whole experience of choosing your wedding gown. Our bridal dress collections have been selected from top European and International Bridal Designers latest creations. The collections combine glamour and sophistication, contemporary and classic designs.

And to help you create the perfect look for your wedding party, at Grace & Lace we also carry a stunning range of Bridesmaids and accessories headpieces, veils, fascinators and jewellery. We also provide free storage of gowns and an in-house alterations service by our excellent team for your convenience. The atmosphere in our Colchester, Ipswich and Chelmsford stores is personal to you and will make choosing your special wedding dress the special experience it should be.


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Wedding Cakes

Apple Tree Cake Design Limited

Luxury, bespoke, award-winning wedding cakes, passionately designed and created by Rebecca Allen-Pugh.

At Apple Tree Cake Design, we believe that not only should your cake look stunning, but that it should taste delectable, too.  To achieve this requires a lot of care. We take time to source the finest, organic and fair trade ingredients available, and we team those with meticulous attention to detail in the design and decoration, and together they create a perfect marriage of delicious flavours and award-winning style.


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Luca’s Cakes

Luca’s cakes – award winning bespoke wedding cakes.

From personal statements to classic designs we create award winning, bespoke wedding cake designs. We offer an uniquely personal service and will create your dream wedding cake that is as individual as you are.

Please contact us to book your complimentary design consultation meeting!


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Wedding Music

Dreamwave Events

With a wealth of experience, expertise, and most of all an entirely fun approach, Dreamwave Events will ensure your evening celebrations are completely what you want them to be. Whether you require the classic wedding party disco, a modern and funky alternative, or your own twist on the proceedings, they can deliver.

Their contemporary, stylish, and extremely professional approach to your special day puts them at the forefront of the mind of the modern bride.

You and your guests can be sure to party and celebrate the night away!

Take a look at the new Dreamwave Events website, we love the fact that all our venues have a page each now #thanksboys


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Sole Bay Strings

Sole Bay Strings is one of the top string quartets in the area, performing in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire.

Our extensive repertoire, from Bach to Beyoncé, is available on request. Much sought after, members of the quartet have performed with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, The Royal Opera House Covent Garden, and many West End shows in London.We will provide high quality music for your special occasion.


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Wedding Flowers

Amnesia

We are Amnesia. A friendly and versatile company who are perfect for all of those occasions which are important to you – and us! Our experience of working with flowers in New Covent Garden Market means that we know what’s new and exciting in the heart of the world of floral design, and we can bring that innovation and inspiration to you.

From intricate boutonnières to dramatic table displays, or that vital bouquet, we provide the stunning flowers which reflect your wedding. We believe that getting the best flowers for any occasion starts with listening to you. By being inspired and inspiring, Amnesia prides itself on being a key part of your planning.

We understand how to make the most of any setting, whether intimate or majestic. We are happy to visit your venue during the planning stage and can discuss your requirements wherever best suits you. We can advise on the use of styles, seasonal varieties, colours and textures to make sure that your bespoke flowers are perfect for your unforgettable day.


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Tudor Rose

Life’s big events require some big talent and Tudor Rose is one of the UK’s leading wedding and event florists.

From the lightest, most delicate lily-of-the-valley bridal bouquet to breathtaking church arch displays packed with hydrangea and peony, waterfall cascades of opulent orchids and towering urns stacked with spires of dramatic delphinium – we can transform your ideas to stunning reality.

We have built up an unrivalled reputation for fine floristry – from gorgeous country-style displays adorning romantic marquees to fantastic showstoppers in grand stately homes.

And our expertise with flowers is coupled with a second-to-none installation service which means you can rest assured – the glass will always gleam and the silverware sparkle.

If fabulous flowers would make your wedding dreams come true then let the talented Tudor Rose team, based at our boutique-style shop in Bury St Edmunds, work its magic for you.


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W Flowers

Wendy and Julia of W Flowers are specialists in designing and creating flowers for your wedding day.

If you are looking for a contemporary designer look, an elegant traditional style, a vintage theme, or something a little different, then our experienced and dedicated team will work with you to create a unique design and style for the most important day of your life.


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Wedding Decorations

Occasions Covered

Occasions Covered are a family run company based in Chelmsford that provides chair & venue styling for weddings and events.

Michelle and her team have worked with Milsom Weddings at Le Talbooth, Maison Talbooth and The Hangar at Kesgrave Hall for several years and offers a personal consultation service. With over 100 different styles of chair decor to choose from along with sequin linen, aisle runners, post boxes, flower wall backdrop and Magic Mirror, whatever theme you are looking for Occasions Covered have something that will add some extra sparkle to your big day!

Either contact Michelle direct or speak to your event coordinator at your chosen venue for more information and ideas.


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We Do Wedding Hire

We Do Wedding Hire is a family run company based in Colchester, Essex offering a wide range of decor items for your special event covering Weddings & Events in Essex and Suffolk.

We pride ourselves in giving each couple a tailored service and putting together bespoke packages for all budgets. We Do Wedding Hire, supplying high quality venue styling, with a very professional and personal service.

‘We Do’ go the extra mile to make your day special
‘We Do’ cater for your budget.
‘We Do’ make your visions come true
‘We Do’ gives you the WOW factor!

Let ‘ We Do’ take the stress out of your day so you can relax and say ‘I Do’


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Wedding Rings, Jewellery & Gifts

Michael Frank Fine Jewellers

Memories designed to sparkle! Fantastic bespoke engagement and wedding rings.

Contact Michael Frank Jewellers for a free consultation at its Essex-based showroom, information about the fantastic sales package, wedding shows, and to see if you qualify for a discount.

All wedding rings have a lifetime guarantee.


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The Real Ruler Height Chart Company

This ultimate height chart, uniquely cut to look just like an old school ruler, would make the perfect wedding gift.

Made from top quality sustainable redwood pine – which is only ever sourced from an environmentally-friendly company – and at 6’6″, it will become a family heirloom to take through life, and enjoy along the way! You can even have it personalised for the happy couple to remember their wedding day.


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Wedding Entertainment

Red & Black Casinos

A fun casino is a great addition to your wedding reception. It’s something everyone can enjoy from your flower girl to your great grandpa, bringing together groups of friends and family who may not already know one and other.

Red & Black Casinos, experienced croupiers will entertain your guests, explaining the rules to anyone, whether they’re first time gamblers or just want to brush up on the rules.

Having a fun casino at your wedding can act as a great way to break the ice and create an atmosphere of fun and excitement that can be enjoyed by the whole wedding party.


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Smiley Booth

Smiley Booth is the home of extraordinary events & entertainment. We are passionate about making memories and capturing shared moments of happiness and excitement between friends, family, and loved ones with our photo station.

Client satisfaction is our number one priority and with that in mind we offer a vast range of options to customise your Smiley Station to suit your theme.

Our Photo Station is the most up to date equipment in the industry, allowing us to offer a whole array of photographic experiences, HD photos, GIF, morph, video messaging and green screen.

We are a father and daughter team in East Anglia who deliver fantastic customer service at all times from initial enquiry to delivery of your photo station experience. We know how important and special your event is to you and your guests and will help make it even more fun as well as providing those lasting photo memories.

Let Smiley Booth bring your people together in a unique, fun and unforgettable experience and above all, embrace every opportunity to make you smile.


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Wedding Planners

The Wedding Planners

Meet Caroline and Victoria, working together to bring excellence to any party or wedding. Fun, fizz-drinking and fabulous, this duo are the missing piece to your perfect celebration.

With over 10 years of experience between them, both within venues and independently, Caroline and Victoria are proud to be welcomed into your wedding day to help you create the wedding you desire.

“We truly believe that you should feel relaxed on your wedding day and able to take in all the magic, safe in the knowledge that every detail is being taken care of; our priority is to ensure both of you have a fabulous day, that your guests have an amazing time and you all leave with some unforgettable memories.”


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Pet Services

Amanda’s Ark

We offer a bespoke Dog Chaperone Wedding Service and can chaperone your dog to your wedding, for inclusion in your pre and post ceremony wedding photographs!

So many of us would love to include our dogs on our wedding day, but with the focus on having a fabulous time and looking after family and friends, it may not always seem possible.

Amanda’s Ark can ensure that all your family members are involved in your wedding day, with one of our Dog Chaperone Wedding Service packages. This is a unique, dog friendly service that enables you to include your beloved family dog/s on your truly special day. Amanda’s Ark is a bespoke service, fully insured, professional and friendly, with over 18 years’ experience in dog handling and animal care.


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Hen Parties

Viking Mariners

Sailing is a unique Hen Party experience. Whether everyone in your group are old friends, or a mix of people who may be meeting each other for the first time, sailing is a great opportunity for everyone in your party to spend quality time together.

You’ll be sailing along the historic River Orwell and with the waves gently lapping against the hull and the exceptionally picturesque Suffolk countryside providing a glorious backdrop it will be a special day to remember.

Young and old are welcome aboard, and none of your guests need any sailing experience.  Sailing is an experience suitable for all ages and abilities. Viking Mariners are recognised by the RYA (Royal Yacht Association) so you’re in good hands.


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An invitation to view our stunning wedding venues

You’ve discovered our recommended suppliers, and now we’d love to show you around and help you to imagine how your wedding day will take place.

Please contact us here to arrange a date, or simply run a few questions by our team. We are here to assist you and make your special day perfect. We hope to hear from you soon!

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