IT IS WHO YOU KNOW…
Over the years, we have developed good relationships or come across businesses, who we always mention when asked for recommendation. We thought we’d share this select few with you. Most are related to suppliers you would need for your special day, however, we have included a few extras that are definitely worth mentioning.
We strongly believe in supporting local independent businesses or individuals, resulting in a product or service that stands out from the ordinary.
THE MULBERRY BUSH
The Mulberry Bush is a family run shop which supplies quality products and tools for the creation of wedding stationery, invitations, cards, home decor and scrapbooks. They also design and create stunning bespoke stationery for your special day, including table plans, invitations, name cards etc. The Mulberry Bush also offer a wide variety of workshops at their shop, where you can relax, with like-minded crafters, over a cup tea and create your masterpiece. Booking is essential.
Address: Unit 3b The Barns, Lower Henwick Farm, Thatcham, Berkshire.
Telephone: 01635 860900
TRACIE'S CREATIVE FACES
Talented face painter, Tracie, can be booked for your special day, whether it’s a birthday party, wedding reception or another special occasion. She also offers glitter tattoos. Advance booking essential. Tracie’s Creative Faces is insured, first aid trained and enhanced CRB checked.
ADAM HILLIER PHOTOGRAPHY
Quoted as one of the top 20 wedding photographers across London & the Southeast. The company was set up as a small family operation, but it soon grew into a highly acclaimed photography business, with its own fully equipped studio providing beautiful portraits, a truly inclusive wedding and professional commercial work. Their aim is to provide the highest quality photography, which is dynamic, exciting and emotive at all times, but whilst being fair and affordable with what is charged.
Telephone: 01635 766066
Address: Unit 4, Firs Farm, Leckhampstead, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 8RD
Email: via website
BUTTERCUPS & DAISIES FLORIST
Supplier of flowers for all occasions. Experienced and friendly staff pride themselves on providing the best quality product, service and flexibility to meet all your floristry requirements.
Address: 6 Riverside Studios, Lower Way Farm, Lower Way, Thatcham, Berkshire RG19 3TL
Telephone: 01635 869 689 or 07787 560276
LAVENDER BARN DESIGNS
Handmade stylish gift boxes for all occasions, including birthdays, weddings, new arrivals and Christmas. Boxes are created using different co-ordinated card. ribbons and other design aspects. This gives a personal touch to your gift voucher, money or small present for that special someone. Keep an eye on their page, as new products continuously being developed.
CAPE WINE & FOOD
They believe that good food and wine are “concentrated messengers of culture” evoking memories and senses of place and time. In store and online, you will find an African Aladdin’s cave filled with fantastic South African Estate Wines, groceries and selected artisan delicatessen items. You can always be assured of a warm welcome and personal helpful service. In addition, they have a hog roaster which is available for hire.
Address: 77 Laleham Road, Staines, TW18 2EA
Telephone: 01784 451 860
Email: via website
Helping you create anything from a simple static website through to a dynamic enabled e-commerce website allowing you to sell your products online. GIGDesigns are dedicated to creating clear, fresh and simple web design which reflects the needs and character of your business or personal profile. They will work with you, ascertaining your exact requirements and providing a cost effective fixed price quote for your site without any hidden extras.
Telephone: +44 203 290 2885
LAW SCRIPT WILLS
Formed by qualified lawyer, Rachel Harding, Law Script Wills provides you with professional will writing services, from single wills, mirror wills, codicils, living wills and lasting power of attorney. Contact to book an appointment and home visits are possible.
FREE THE BUTTERFLY
Professional holistic therapist who combines talking therapies and holistic therapies, such as life coaching, counselling, meridian psychotherapy and hypnotherapy to help women and children work through issues. For example, stress, anxiety, depression, relationship problems, anger management, low self esteem, family problems etc. Also offered are reflexology and natural face lift massages.