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Features - Micro Weddings. Real Weddings.
Shop Local - Leicestershire Suppliers.
Photoshoot - Vintage at Great Central Railway.
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W E D D I N G
N E T W O R K
A B O U T U S
A w e d d i n g d a y i s t h e m o s t a m a z i n g s p e c i a l d a y i n a c o u p l e ' s
l i f e a n d w e k n o w t h a t y o u w a n t i t t o b e t h e m o s t p e r f e c t d a y
e v e r !
W e a r e a g r o u p o f L e i c e s t e r s h i r e b a s e d w e d d i n g s u p p l i e r s .
T h e s u p p l i e r s i n t h i s m a g a z i n e a r e a l l r e l i a b l e , e x p e r i e n c e d ,
k n o w l e d g e a b l e a n d p r o f e s s i o n a l . M a n y o f o u r s u p p l i e r s h a v e
w o n a w a r d s , b e e n f e a t u r e d i n w e d d i n g b l o g s , h a v e a p p e a r e d
o n N a t i o n a l T e l e v i s i o n a n d i n m a g a z i n e s .
S o m e a r e r e c o m m e n d e d s u p p l i e r s f o r w e d d i n g v e n u e s a n d
l u x u r y h o t e l s a c r o s s L e i c e s t e r s h i r e a n d t h e E a s t M i d l a n d s .
W e a r e w e d d i n g s p e c i a l i s t s w h o o f f e r a v e r y p e r s o n a l
s e r v i c e t o o u r c l i e n t s a n d w i l l w o r k w i t h y o u r i d e a s a n d
i n s p i r a t i o n t o h e l p p r o v i d e y o u w i t h a l i f e t i m e o f m e m o r i e s .
L e i c e s t e r W e d d i n g N e t w o r k h a s a d i v e r s e r a n g e o f
s u p p l i e r s o f f e r i n g m a n y d i f f e r e n t s t y l e s f r o m B o h o , C l a s s i c ,
R u s t i c a n d A l t e r n a t i v e . W e a r e a l s o v e r y a c t i v e o n s o c i a l
m e d i a a n d e n g a g e c o u p l e s a n d b u s i n e s s i n w e e k l y I n s t a g r a m
L i v e s @ l e i c e s t e r w e d d i n g n e t w o r k . W e c h a t t o o u r
L e i c e s t e r s h i r e w e d d i n g s u p p l i e r s a n d c o u p l e s c a n a s k
t h e m q u e s t i o n s l i v e . P l e a s e b r o w s e o u r s u p p l i e r s i n t h e
m a g a z i n e a n d s e e m a n y m o r e o n o u r w e b s i t e , w h e r e t h e r e
a r e d i r e c t l i n k s t o t h e i r s o c i a l m e d i a a n d w e b s i t e s .
A L L T H E W O R L D
L O V E S A G R E A T
L O V E S T O R Y .
I T G I V E S U S
H O P E A N D F I L L S
O U R H E A R T S
W I T H J O Y .
H E R E ’ S T O A
L I F E T I M E F I L L E D
W I T H J O Y F U L
M O M E N T S .
Samantha Jane is a professional vocalist and
wedding singer with many years experience of
providing live music for your special day. Your
wedding ceremony is the first and most important
part of your wedding day’s events. Why not set the
mood straight away and have a live singer perform
to set the atmosphere and create a nice and
relaxed setting for your guests. Having something
really unique will ensure that the memory of your
day will remain yours forever. Keeping the good
vibes going all day. Samantha can also provide live
music for your drinks reception or wedding
breakfast. She can perform laid back acoustic
covers of songs to create a special ambience for
your guests. Looking for something more upbeat?
One of the best things you can do for your evening
reception is to hire live entertainment. Samantha
has an extensive repertoire: she can perform songs
from a variety of genres. Performing songs from the
60's through to the present day there will be songs
to suit all generations of the family keeping all your
guests entertained and dancing the night away.
I am a straight forward guy who truly loves what he
does – photographing one of the best days in
someone’s life, bringing them a sequence of beautiful,
timeless moments where they remember how perfect
their special day was for years to come. Documentary,
quirky and vintage could be described as the technique
and style I use when photographing weddings. I love to
tell stories through imagery, capturing the moments
that no one else sees. Some would call my style
alternative, which if you prefer a style that is relaxed,
natural and timeless without forced posing then yes, it
is! Unobtrusive is the keyword to describe how I
photograph my couples, borrowing you for a few
minutes here and there so as not to take you away
from your family and friends for too long. Those few
moments allow you to catch up with each other on
what is a hectic day, I capture those fun shots of you
Glamorous & Unique
Bridal Gowns & Accessories.
Maisie Darling is a luxury bridal boutique
located in Lutterworth, South Leicestershire,
specialising in British designer wedding
dresses and bridal accessories.
Maisie Darling believes that a wedding dress
should be as glamorous and unique, as each
bride. We have carefully selected our British
bridal designers to ensure the wedding
dresses reflect the modern bride.
Maisie's House is a place of happiness and
creativity, providing brides with a wedding dress
that is uniquely personal to them.
Charlotte makes it her personal goal to provide
each bride with a gown that mirrors them in both
style and personality, In essence, their signature
gown. Charlotte hopes to help brides feel
empowered and confident on their wedding day
after being supported throughout their bridal
journey by Maisie Darling.
Thoroughly British for any modern woman, the
Boutique showcases only wonderful British
Designers, who all have an individual style and
Lizzie & Luke
Lizzie & Luke met at a nightclub in
Northampton in 2010 - fast forward 7
years, a proposal and a wedding to plan
for 2019. They found their perfect venue
in Kilworth House and were blown away
by the Staircase, Orangery, Chandeliers
and Country Chic of the hotel. Being low
season we managed to secure a great
deal. It was also 20 minutes drive from
home which was a bonus. The theme was
natural using greens, copper and peachy
tones. This was the inspiration from an
artist friend whose work was used for the
wedding stationery. The Bridal gown was
a soft strapless floaty dress by Enzoani
from 'Brides of Ashby'.
Lizzie & Luke - Kilworth House
The bridal bouquet included David Austin roses and succulents with
beautiful grey -green eucalyptus. Table centres using these colours all
supplied by Ck Flowers. We used succulent plants as favours. The
Highlights of the day was using different areas of the hotel for dining,
dancing and watching a Leicester City match! We also did a DIY
Photobooth for our guests in the Cellar Bar, and had a Macaron tower
(Maison des Macarons) DJ was Jackstar Weddings, Make up artist
Sarah Capell. We honeymooned in Mexico, which was fabulous.
Bespoke Bridal headwear, hats and headpieces
from Italian Milliner Giulia Mio. Giulia specialises in
bespoke made-to-order unique creations. She is
well known for her spectacular silk flowers, a
perfect complement for every bride. She also has
a ready to wear collection always available, a
wonderful collection of accessories for your
celebration, as well as a treasured keepsake.
High-End Chauffeurs is a family-based business in
Leicester. We provide professional services tailored to your
special day. We operate the finest selection of vehicles...
including the Rolls Royce Phantom, ultimate in luxury,
unmatched and unrivalled. High-End Chauffeurs is a
company renowned for high standards and for going the
extra mile its excellence in world-class service focused on
both style and comfort. We contribute a reliable and
punctual chauffeur service and have been awarded the
recognition of excellence from an elite customer base in
the UK and abroad. Elegance at its finest!
WOW!!! loved the
Mercedes, eased my
nerves whilst on
route to propose.
Will use you guys
again. The car was
better than I
imagined see you
next year when I
James Roscoe is an experienced wedding pianist from Leicestershire who specialises in
performing beautiful arrangements of classic and contemporary tracks from pop and rock.
James aims to play your favourite songs in a way that feels fresh, meaningful, and thoughtprovoking,
so that you can enjoy hearing them in a completely new light. His extensive
repertoire includes timeless classics from pianists like Billy Joel and Elton John, right through to
modern stars like Alicia Keys and Adele. Plus, he is always happy to learn special requests,
especially for key moments like your aisle walk.
Your venue doesn’t need to have its own piano, because a full live setup with an authentic
digital piano can be provided. Visit James’s website to see his wedding packages, including live
piano at your ceremony, drinks reception, and wedding breakfast.
James also provides options for piano/vocal duo performances, as well as his energetic Soul &
Motown band ‘The Non-Commitments’ for your evening reception. Special offers are available
for those who choose to book a combined pianist + band package!
V I N T A G E P H O T O S H O O T
Leicester wedding network suppliers created a Photoshoot
Railway in Loughborough. Our theme was a vintage-inspired wedding day,
taking this inspiration from the many steam trains and the Hollywood
movies that have been filmed at this location.
It is a fabulous and unique space to host your wedding or celebration.
After you have "done the legal bit" you can have a dining experience on the
train as you travel through the Leicestershire countryside. Afterwards, the
train will drop you and your guests at Quorn to party the night away in their
Marquee. The steam train comes complete with a Verandah and Cocktail
G R E A T C E N T R A L R A I L W A Y
L E I C E S T E R W E D D I N G N E T W O R K ' S P H O T O S H O O T
A W A R D W I N N I N G S U P P L I E R S A L L I N
O N E P L A C E
GOHIL AND SONS
V I P T R A V E L F R O M V E N U E T O V E N U E
Gohil and Sons Wedding Cars provide a unique,
elegant and above all personalised transport service.
With their impressive selection of wedding cars
ranging from their sleek white Mercedes Benz to their
dreamy Beaufords in English Cream. Complete with
your very own uniformed chauffeur with peak cap.
"You exceeded all of our
expectations and provided us
with an exceptional and
professional service that
ensured we were very well
cared for throughout the
Behind the Scenes
Sophie & Callum
The brief...capture the vintage look of Great Central
Railway... We had the station, steam trains and use of
all the vintage signage at our disposal.
Creating the vintage look for our model Sophie we
had a beautiful "updo" from Tina at Donavan Hair &
Beauty and dramatic eyes and lips from Beth at
Bettie Lottie Make Up. Hairpieces from Giulia Mio
Millinery and Dolls Mad Hattery. We were also
generously loaned the fabulous lace boots the bride
wore from Facebook.com/houseofelliot
Callum's suit was loaned from
Coordinating this Photoshoot was Linzi
from Black & White Cat Weddings.
Mel from Bridal Reloved created
different looks with 2 dresses. The
fabulous Wedding cake was supplied by
My Little Cake Studio. Train table decor
supplied by Stylish Weddings,
stationery by Heronswood Stationery.
Photography on the day is from Sammy
@ ISO Elegant Photography.
Big Day Display design and create unique and
exclusive props, We are constantly evolving,
adding new and exciting props to our portfolio.
We don't want 'Ordinary' for our happy couples,
we strive for the 'Spectacular'.
Our Rustic Market Cart & Edison Arch with its
vintage, industrial -style hanging Edison lights
would be a striking and sensational way to display
sweets, popcorn, doughnuts, cheese & biscuits or
as a fabulous and dramatic presentation of your
Wedding Cake and/or cupcakes.
Our stunning, contemporary Carousel could play
host to an array of sweets, cupcakes or
doughnuts in elegance and style....rotating and
illuminating all of the delicious treats you wish to
serve your guests.
Our packages offer a range of high quality, low
voltage, enclosed backed 4ft light up letters. We
always have your safety in mind with all of our
LOROS support and win scratch cards-the perfect
wedding favour for you and your guests.
Our wedding favour scratch cards are a touching way to
remember a loved one on your special day, or maybe you
just want to support a local charity. Whatever your
reason, they will bring a little bit of fun to your tables.
LOROS is your local Hospice, caring for local people in
Leicestershire & Rutland. We are not just end of life care,
but so much more to people living with a terminal illness.
Without the support of people like you, we wouldn’t be
able to do what we do.
Our scratch cards are £1 each, and available
in a lovely wedding design. You can buy
online at www.loros.co.uk/scratch-cards
Players and purchasers must be aged 18
years or over and a resident of Great Britain.
To view our T&Cs, responsible gambling
information and how proceeds are used to
support the Hospice, please visit;
At Bridal Reloved we sell New and Exsample
designer wedding dresses at half
the original price or less, in sizes 6-32.
We are not limited to any designers or
seasons, so always have a fabulous
range of dresses in. We sell off the peg
so there’s no long waiting times. We also
stock accessories and a fabulous range
of shoes and bridal trainers.
We are a stockist for The Only Way who
make the the most incredible multi way
bridesmaids dresses, we have flower
girl dresses and veils from Richard
Designs and shoes from Rainbow Club
and The Perfect Bridal Company.
We work on an appointment basis
so our brides know that they will
have the whole boutique to
themselves and entourage during
their appointment. We are so
excited to announce that we will
soon be stockist for Terra Bridal,
Terra Bridal is the U.K.’s answer to
stunning, sustainable gowns for
women curves. An eco conscious
bridal brand with size ranges 16 to
When we meet with a wedding couple, we take them to our consultation room above
the shop where they can relax with a coffee and look through our portfolios and hired
items we have on display.
We then put together a quotation listing each item individually and describe how it
would look and what flowers we would use. Following on in the planning process, we
have a 'catch up' with the couple, check quantities, times and logistics for their big day.
On the day, we arrive with an abundance of flowers and arrangements, set everything
up into place creating a romantic atmosphere for the couple to enjoy their day.
When do i?
Some couples book services years in advance...some months. The problem is if you leave
it late...your favourite supplier may already be booked.
Here is a rough guide to booking suppliers from 18 months before your wedding.
hair & make up artist
wedding decor & props
hen & stag parties
If you are happy with your quote you receive for services/products provided - book it.
Safe in the knowledge that your date is secure-you can relax...Hurrah!
There are so many benefits to having a celebrant-led ceremony! Whether it’s a
wedding ceremony in the woods, an intimate Renewal of Vows ceremony in
your garden or a Handfasting down on the farm! You will want your dream
ceremony to reflect your personalities and your heartfelt wishes for your
Special Day. You may want to write your own vows and ring promises. Family
and friends really enjoy the experience and you can even include your pet!
Once I am your chosen celebrant, I will be available for you up and until the
ceremony is over: meeting two to three times before the Big Day. I am on hand
well before the start of ceremony and take my leave when the party is getting
There are so many mini ceremonies and rituals to choose from as part of the
occasion. I specialise in outdoor ceremonies, handtying, handfasting and
drinking rituals. A celebrant-led ceremony is a perfect way to begin your
Wedding Day! Do get in touch and let's chat!
Michael and Stephanie met "whilst she was working as a
waitress in a cocktail bar" - actually it was her parent's pub.
It was love at first sight.
They got together took over the pub and fast forward 2 babies
and 8 years together with a wedding to plan. Their venue -
Manor Farm Barn Leicestershire, a DIY venue. It was very rustic
and exactly what they wanted for their big day. We had a huge
hog roast, BBQ and an Ice cream cart. We did all the finishing
touches ourselves from making our seating plan out of guests
funny face photos, an alternative guest book where guests had
to fill in marital advice... and top tips for marriage. Every year
we recreate the best day of our lives by photographing
ourselves in our wedding attire, he buys me a replica of my
wedding bouquet every year. He makes it so special...he is a
We also had on the tables instead of wedding favours we had
little cards with a message with a lucky sixpence and inside was
a scratch card.
Add CAKE! Everybody lurrves a bit of cake – or
at least I do! As a kid, I was much more of an
eater than a baker. This all changed in my 20’s
when cooking & baking became a love. I’ve been
The Lady Who Bakes now for the past 4 years.
I began with celebration cakes, and have since
branched out into wedding cakes. There are so
many ways to bring cakey love to a wedding,
from a huge 4-tiered iced cake, to a single-tiered
naked cake. I also make smaller bakes and have
recently begun an Afternoon Tea service. For a
minimum of 6 guests, this includes all the
delicious edible goodies you could need with
locally roasted coffee and tea plus the beautiful
china on which it is served. Perfect for all sorts
of celebrations including hen parties, baby
showers, birthdays and more. A themed kids
option is also available….I mean what little
person doesn’t love fresh local chocolate
milkshake poured from a teapot?! Winner.
At Novus Events we specialise in providing beautiful
venue dressing in many different styles. We love working
with couples to provide personalised, affordable and
unique event decor. We create a seamless package to suit
your wedding needs. We also work alongside Birstall Golf
Club to provide stylish packages at a discounted rate
when booked with the venue. The packages include the
venue itself, decor, food and bar with on site parking. This
picturesque venue is an absolute gem, it's ideal for 80-
100 guests. Whether you're planning a wedding, birthday
or celebration give us a call for your free consultation.