wine merchants

Corney & Barrow
Independant Wine Merchants, established in 1780 – wonderful wines for weddings, parties, as well as wedding or christening presents.

make up artist

Amanda Jackson-Sytner 
With 30 years experience as a freelance make-up artist, Amanda has covered a broad spectrum of assignments in beauty, fashion and photographic portraiture. Now based in Dorset , she also offers a fantastic service in Bridal Make-up.

wedding organisers & caterers

Nadder – Food & Events
Nadder aim for excellence and take care of every detail; food, service and organisation – combined without compromise so that every party is special.

Victoria Blashford-Snell
A simply fantastic caterer based in Somerset.

Sherlock Parties
Sherlock Parties specialise in event management, superb catering and imaginative and stimulating party design for corporate and private events.

venues

St Giles House
Home to the Earl & Countess of Shaftesbury, who have won prestigious awards on their recent rennovations to the stunning Georgian House, set in beautiful gardens near Wimborne, Dorset. A wedding venue second to none.

Minterne House 
Home to the Churchill & Digby families since 1620; stunning house with unique gardens set in a tranquil valley in the heart of Dorset.

Wilton House
Home to the Earl of Pembroke, magnificent house, set in 22 acres of beautiful parkland, in Wilton, nr Salisbury, in Wiltshire. Grand in scale, yet retains the warmth of a family home, and houses a world-renowned art collection.

marquees and tents

Covered Occasions – Tents and Marquees
Delivering a wide range of quality marquees and related services, with professionalism and without fuss.

florists

Nicky Llewellyn Flowers
Nicky Llewellyn is one of Britain’s top floral designers who combines original ideas and exciting new concepts with a vast amount of professional experience.

Miranda Fairhurst Flowers
Miranda Fairhurst – creative genius with flowers and a passion for the English countryside.

Jules Hosford Flowers
Unique, bespoke flowers for weddings, celebrations and parties. Themed flower arrangements. Wedding bouquets. Party flowers. Character flower displays.

dressmakers

Fiona Clare – Dress Maker
Award winning designer of stunning wedding dresses, evening gowns and formal wear. With over 20 years of experience her couture service combines traditional corsetry with modern design creating an elegance that is rarely seen today.

portrait artist

Rosanna Chittenden
Quite simply the best portrait artist there is.

sculptor

Jane Shaw Sculpture
Very talented sculptor producing stunning table top pieces of greyhounds, goats, horses, dogs, chickens etc.

domestic help

Sort Your Help
Bespoke domestic placement and training provided to you by professionals who will really understand your needs.