Steve and I have met some very nice people in the world of weddings and we're pleased to be able to recommend them.

FLORISTS
Poppys Flower Studio
Talented and lovely, the award-winning Gemma will work closely with you, sketching designs and creating mood boards from her dedicated bridal space in the highly regarded Exeter florist - Poppys Flower Studio With a dedicated team of experienced wedding floral designers every last detail is carefully and creatively thought through using seasonal and locally sourced flowers and foliage where possible. 

The Paper Florist
unique bouquet alternative from the lovely kat that lasts forever!


HIRE

Virginias Vintage Hire
A carefully selected collection of vintage furniture & accessories designed to bring rustic charm to any occasion.

The Prop Factory
Hand made beautiful items to hire for weddings and events from nearly 90% recycled, reclaimed and second hand materials from the lovely Carmen and team.

 

CATERERS

A note on the below... Steve and I are total foodies so making it onto this list means we tasted and we've loved :)

Rusty Pig
Rusty Pig creates a wedding feast like no other made with only the finest locally-sourced ingredients from the local area. Based in Ottery St Mary, owner and chef Robin Rea rears his own pigs, smokes his own meat and cares deeply about the provenance of every delicious ingredient. We LOVE their restaurant the Rusty Pig Feasting House in Ottery St Mary - open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Absolute foodie heaven :)

Posh Nosh Devon
Always scrumptious food and very lovely people. YUM!

Dartmoor Kitchen
Exceptional food sourced locally. Always a total feast!! 

Pickle Shack
A dynamic catering team using locally sourced produce to serve up amazing and creative platters for your big day! 

 

MAKE-UP, HAIR & BEAUTY

Eve Ashby
A freelance makeup artist for over 10 years, Eve originally trained and worked in London working on TV commercials, magazine covers, catwalk shows and programmes for the BBC and Channel 4. Eve is also our good friend, extremely talented and not to mention, serenely calm and efficient on a busy wedding morning!

Changing Faces
Julie together with her daughter Becky and team have many years of experience and use the finest products available. They are calm, confident experts and lovely to have around on the morning of your wedding! Telephone 07756535091.

The Pop Up Salon
A team of groovy and very talented hair and makeup gals!  07812572512.

Lucy Milton - highly recommended Exeter hair and make up artist.

The Nail Fairy - treat yourself before the big day with Exeter based nail Fairy - the lovely Emma.

  

WEDDING VIDEOGRAPHER

Head High Productions
Really lovely guys, easy to work with and talented. We can't recommend them highly enoughfor your wedding videography. Contact Andy Mac on 07515 468 632.

Marryoke by Spoolfrog
Must be seen and heard to be believed! Very funny wedding 'sing-along' video with a difference from the lovely Olli Pool of Spoolfrog. 

  

MUSIC

Bill Ding & The Skyscrapers

The Wild Nights

The Lyrics

The Filthy Gorgeous

Harpist - Serene Sounds 

Roger Styles 

 

WEDDING CAKES

Edible Essence - Plymouth based beautiful fine art cakes by Jenny. Call 01752 778684 or Mb 07855056016.

Claire makes Cakes - Amazing cakes from Claire based in Honiton, near Exeter. Call 07747 517737.

Nibble & Scoff - Joella is insanely talented! Call 01647 273003.

Cherry Blossom Cakes - Beautiful cakes and cupcakes made with the best ingredients by Yvonne!

 

BESPOKE JEWELLRY

Kye Tew Jewellery

Erin Cox Jewellery


WEDDING GOWNS 

Kate Walker - Honiton

Ivory secret - Crediton

Abide Maids - Beautiful made-to-measure bridesmaids dresses, all made in the Abide studio in Cullompton near Exeter. 

 

WEDDING VENUES

We have enjoyed covering weddings at many venues across the South West some of which are included in the below list.

Exeter area - Pynes HouseExeter Castle, Rockbeare Manor, Reed Hall, The Southgate Hotel, The Rougemont Hotel, The Drewe Arms (Kingsteignton), Bridwell Park, Haldon Belvedere

Hittisleigh - The Oak Barn

Tiverton - Middle Coombe Farm, Huntsham Court

Cullompton - The Corn BarnMuddifords Court, Upton Barn & Walled Garden

Exmouth - Bicton College, Bicton Gardens

Honiton - The Deer Park Hotel

Ottery St. Mary - Escot House, Cadhay House

Teignbridge - Powderham Castle, Canonteign Estate, The Great Barn, Brickhouse Vineyard

Ashburton and Dartmoor - Holne Park House, Yarner House, Lavender House Hotel, The Horn Of Plenty.

Dartmouth - The Salcombe Harbour Hotel, Cliff House Salcombe

Kingsbridge - The Barn At South Milton, Buckland Tout Saints, Burgh Island Hotel, Soar Mill Cove Hotel, Shilstone Estate, Worden House

Plymouth - Boringdon Hall Hotel, Polhawn Fort, Langdon Court, St Elizabeths House, Kitley House.

North Devon - Tunnels Beaches, Hallsannery

 

CORNWALL

Bodmin - Trevenna

Roseland Peninsular - Caerhays & The Vean

 

SOMERSET

Blagdon - Coombe Lodge

Taunton - St Audries Park

Wellington - The Cleve Hotel and Spa

 

GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Broadway - The Lygon Arms

Temple Guiting - Temple Guiting Manor

 

WORCESTERSHIRE

Nr Malvern - The Old Rectory

 

WILTSHIRE

Devizes - The Corn Exchange

 

WEDDING ACCOMODATION 

Wildercombe House, Ilfracombe
A luxury bed and breakfast which is a great before and after base for a Tunnels Beaches wedding. Nothing is too much trouble for owner Anne-Marie and we can vouch for that! 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah and Aaron on the beach at sunset after their wedding at Tunnels Beaches Devon. Photographed by Nova Wedding PhotographyJosh and Eryn's wedding car pulling into The Horn of Plenty photographed by Steve of Nova Wedding PhotographyGrant saluting his wedding guests on the Topsham to Turf Locks ferry photographed by Nova Wedding PhotographyRachel and Brendon walking outside after their wedding ceremony outside bovey castle photographed by Nova Wedding PhotographyTamara and Bas standing outside Cadhay on the evening of their wedding photographed by Nova Wedding Photography