Bridal Boutiques & Tailors
This gorgeous little bridal boutique is located in the heart of York, under the shadow of York Minster. Having been in business for 30 years now, Andrea Bambridge stocks beautiful dresses from awesome designers such as Jesus Peiro, Lusan Mandongus, Eliza Jane Howell and Elena Ferrara.
This by-appointment-only bridal boutique, located in Pickering, offers a stunning collection of bridal gowns. Little Pearl stocks a broad array of styles, shapes and gorgeous fabrics, with prices ranging from £1,000 to £3,000.
Yorkshire's leading celebrant, Rob Livesey, is available to conduct ceremonies for couples wishing to 'celebrate' their weddings or renew their vows.
Louisa Starr is an experienced celebrant who writes every single ceremony script from scratch, always including personal and symbolic motifs that are tailored to each couple.
April Moores, founder of Kook Events, creates awesome, effortlessly cool, style-led weddings and events which reflect couples' unique personality.
Ellen has worked as an organiser for projects, parties, festivals and weddings (including here at The Normans).
Lucy Wright Events looks after every detail, from start to finish. Lucy ensures that all your ideas are captured from the very beginning and brought to life in exquisite, bespoke events.
Rachel Chippendale and her Simply Vintage team are well-versed in organising, planning and coordinating special occasions from start to finish.
Sue is White is one of Yorkshire's leading wedding planners. Every event she creates is unique, reflecting the individuality and personality of the bride and groom. White Wedding & Event Company offers fresh and inspirational ideas, meticulous project management, attention to detail and outstanding service.
hair & Makeup
Julia is a makeup artist of some renowned - her contemporary style has a vintage twist. Her work has featured in publications such as Brides magazine, OK! and wedding blogs such as Love my Dress and Rock my Wedding.
With bags of experience in all-things beauty, the lovely Julie has gained a fab reputation in and around her York base. Julie offers a number of bridal packages to ensure brides-to-be will look their very best on their big day.
Fantastic range of stylish (and fun!) photo booths and friendly staff.
All the (giant light-up) letters of the alphabet available for you to spell out your L.O.V.E. for one another (or just your initials). Massive hearts also available.
Simply Vintage offers venue styling services, prop hire, vintage crockery hire and flowers.
Balloons - and lots of them - are en vogue, right now. The effect of hundreds of helium-filled balloons hovering over head, or some well-placed giant balloons can be striking and stunning to equal measure.
'Excited by everything pretty and stylish', Emma at Blush & Blossom is all about creating bespoke designs - so you can be sure of plenty of personal touches, as well as gorgeous prints and patterns.
Yorkshire-based Stephanie ensures everything - from 'save-the-dates' to invitations to place settings - suits the personality of the couple and reflects the style of their wedding.
Created by Ali and Rachel in 2013, somethingMADE specialises in contemporary silkscreen printing for weddings, events and bespoke prints.
The Yorkshire Soap Co offers a wide range of affordable, unique soaps and bathing products that will add serious sparkle to your wedding. Handmade soap treats are available for as little as £2 each. The Yorkshire Soap Co even offers 'soap wedding cakes', Yes, really.