New discoveries from the English Wedding Directory

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These lovely people have joined the English Wedding Directory in the last couple of weeks – and we have more coming up to share with you soon! Do take a moment to discover them, and if you like what you see why not get in touch and even book this week? The English Wedding Directory is where you can find all of our favourite wedding suppliers. Our Facebook page and Instagram grid are updated with new vendors when they join us, and the Directory is full of brilliant photographers, stationers, florists, stylists… everything you might need for the wedding of your dreams!

Award winning London wedding photography and film makers MIKI Studios

MIKI Studios (UK & destination)

Caroline Castigliano wedding dresses collection

Caroline Castigliano (stockists nationwide)

Lily Arkwright sustainable engagement rings uk

Lily Arkwright (Manchester / online)

Jesus Peiro UK wedding dresses

Jesus Peiro (stockists nationwide)

MIKI Studios – Award Winning London Wedding Photography

Welcome to MIKI Studios. Together we are Mick and Ash, multiple award-winning, creative photography and videography team. Taking a boutique approach to weddings in London and beyond, we travel extensively throughout the U.K. and internationally to capture photos and films that sweep couples off their feet.

When you commission us to work as a team, Ash is your wedding photographer and Mick shoots and designs your wedding film. Working seamlessly together we support each other’s art to deliver lush and compelling documentaries capturing each important moment and never getting in each other’s way.

No couple or wedding is the same and we believe your images should reflect that. That’s why we take a personal approach to discovering who you are as a couple, and what’s important to you and your family. When we arrive on your wedding day we know exactly what you want and how to capture it so we never need to control what’s happening. With us by your side, you can sit back and be fully present for all the anticipation, love, and magic as it unfolds.

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Lily Arkwright offers a fantastic choice of ethical engagement rings and fine jewellery.

Their diamonds and gemstones are beautiful lab grown moissanite, meaning no person, community or environment has been endangered whilst crafting your beautiful ring. Lily Arkwright specialise in premium moissanite and lab grown fine jewellery, driven by their ethical and social promise to deliver sustainable luxurious jewellery that lasts a lifetime.

Shop online for beautiful engagement rings, wedding rings and matching earring and luxury jewellery sets. You can also buy bespoke, discussing every aspect of your wedding or engagement ring with the team at Lily Arkwright to design your dream ring! If you buy online you’ll be treated to free UK and EU delivery, free UK returns and a 30 day returns policy.

Lily Arkwright now has a showroom in the heart of Didsbury village, Manchester. All their engagement and wedding rings are UK hallmarked. They’re ethical and sustainable too. Lily Arkwright work with premium Charles & Colvard Forever One Moissanite – check their website to find out where Moissanite comes from, and for free advice on choosing a Moissanite engagement ring. Their lab diamonds are the world’s best, fully certified to international standards. Lily Arkwright are proud Assay Assured jewellery retailers, National Association of Jewelers members and offer a 12 month warranty on all engagement rings and wedding bands.

Lily Arkwright have excellent 5 star google and social reviews – and many happy customers wearing their beautiful engagement rings! Prices are lower than on the high street thanks to Lily Arkwright’s lab grown moissanite, diamonds and gemstones – and also include 30 day complimentary free ring sizing, and free engraving. Buy online and choose 0% interest available via Lily Arkwright’s global partners PayPal and Klarna.

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British designer Caroline Castigliano has been at the forefront of luxury bridal and eveningwear for 28 years.

Known for understated effortless glamour and clean classic lines with contemporary touches, Castigliano’s collections are designed to create impact from the moment you walk into a room.

Each and every Caroline Castigliano gown is meticulously handcrafted in the United Kingdom for a flawless result, making the label a triumph of British design and craftsmanship.

Caroline’s unique ability to cut and construct garments enables her to create a gown that is confident and sexy, yet exudes a deep sense of style. Everything about a Castigliano gown is unique; from the exquisite choice of fabric, to the foundation of the gown, which is created using unique corsetry and undergarments techniques to sculpt and enhance the female figure.

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Jesus Peiro exceptional designer wedding dresses are designed and manufactured in Spain.

The beautiful latest collection includes elegant embellished gowns and jumpsuits for the more contemporary bride. Necklines are sleek and sassy, details are bold and gorgeous. The Spanish designer is synonymous with quality and high fashion, sophistication and refinement. As such, top UK stockists include Morgan Davies, Miss Bush, The White Closet, The Bridal Boutique Warwickshire and Frances Day.

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If you have a wedding business and you’d like to join the English Wedding Directory for £50 a year, just email me 3 light and contemporary images at 900px square, and links to your website and social media. Stats n stuff are here for your info. Suppliers whose look we LOVE will be accepted!

Claire Gould

Claire spends her days writing - either in beautiful calligraphy or online. She lives on the edge of the English Lake District only minutes away from the beach, where she loves to escape and unwind. Claire's calligraphy can be found at Claire launched the English Wedding Blog in November 2009 - it's been a top 10 UK wedding blog ever since, with a regional focus we hope you LOVE.


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