When it's time for you look for local businesses to help you with your wedding, take a look at our advertisements below. Most will have links to their own websites. These advertisements are updated regularly so please revisit often and mention County Wedding Magazines when making any enquiries.
We have some terrific prizes up for grabs.
Hookedin Cotton, based in Llantwit Major, creates bohemian wedding ideas and macramé options for your wedding day. Each item is bespoke, sustainable, earth-friendly, and handmade in Wales. We've teamed up with Hookedin Cotton to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a natural-coloured bouquet wrap and a set of two natural-coloured chair backs worth £185! The bouquet wrap can be kept after your big day to adorn a vase or a dried bouquet, and the chair backs, perfect for decorating the bride and groom's wedding chairs, can be converted into wall hangings after the wedding.
The company sells a wide range of products, including bags and wall hangings, as well as, offering workshops and commissioned pieces. The owner, Claire, tells us: “I adore creating bespoke gifts that stand the test of time and macramé and crochet brings me joy and a sense of calm. I love that my clients will walk into a room and see their wall hanging and stop and remember how they felt standing under it saying their vows.”
You have until 30th September, 2021 to enter the competition via our website. One lucky winner will be chosen at random and contacted via email. Upon receipt of email confirmation from the winner, the prize will be posted via recorded Royal Mail to a UK address.
To find out more about Hookedin Cotton, visit www.hookedincotton.co.uk
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Win a natural-coloured bouquet wrap and a set of two natural-coloured chair backs worth £185!’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Thursday, 30 September 2021.
Whether you're planning a wedding, celebrating an anniversary or simply need a night away, this staycation prize is a welcome getaway treat courtesy of Interstate Hotels & Resorts.
At one of the most sought-after Mercure wedding venues in the UK, the lucky winner and their guest will stay in the best room in the house, the Wedding Suite, with dinner and breakfast at the hotel of their choice.
The Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel is one of the most desirable wedding venues Yorkshire has to offer, set in the picturesque Golden Acres Park with formal gardens and a picturesque gazebo for dreamy outdoor weddings. While, The Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel is a tranquil four-star hotel set amongst two acres of landscaped gardens with a backdrop of beautiful rolling Cheshire countryside and Welsh mountains providing an idyllic setting for any wedding. Or, why not check out Cotswold's Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel for character and setting? This four-star Georgian country house boasts 12 acres of its own park and woodland providing the perfect Gloucestershire backdrop for a truly scenic wedding.
These are only three of the seven properties you can choose from; all of which offer a wide range of wedding packages to suit all styles and budgets all year round. One winner will receive a night's stay with a guest in a Wedding Suite at the Mercure hotel of their choice (from the selection of hotels listed below) including dinner and breakfast.
The Mercure Leeds Parkway Hotel is one of the most desirable wedding venues Yorkshire has to offer, set in the picturesque Golden Acres Park with formal gardens and a picturesque gazebo for dreamy outdoor weddings.
The four-star Mercure York Fairfield Manor is an 18th-century Georgian hotel set amongst six acres of gardens and manicured lawns. Featuring a sweeping oak staircase, oak panelled tented ceiling event rooms and four-poster suites, it's a hotspot for York weddings.
Mercure Hull Grange Park is one of the largest hotels in East Yorkshire and easily one of the most premier wedding venues. Surrounded by 12 acres of landscaped gardens, the in-house wedding planner will help cater to your every need on your special day.
The Mercure Chester Abbots Well hotel is a tranquil four-star hotel set amongst two acres of landscaped gardens with a backdrop of beautiful rolling Cheshire countryside and Welsh mountains providing an idyllic setting for any wedding.
When it comes to Cotswold hotels you can't beat the Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel for character and setting. This four-star Georgian country house boasts 12 acres of its own park and woodland providing the perfect Gloucestershire backdrop for a truly scenic wedding.
The four-star Grade II listed Mercure Brighton Seafront The Norfolk Hotel is one of Brighton's most popular wedding venues, with the sea sparkling behind you on the big day. The hotel boasts regency splendour with characterful features in The Ballroom and Coastal View Suite, positioned right in the heart of Brighton's famous seafront.
Perhaps the most picturesque and desirable wedding venue in Burton upon Trent is the 18th- century Italianate-style manor house Mercure Burton Upon Trent Newton Park Hotel, set in eight acres of manicured lawns and formal gardens with the beautiful Staffordshire countryside as the backdrop.
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Hotel stay with Mercure Hotels’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Friday, 8 October 2021.
For An Essex Wedding's 100th issue we've teamed up with Carol Cranfield, a celebrant from Braintree to offer readers the chance to receive £100 off of her celebrant services. From handfastings to sand ceremonies, woodland ceremonies to country houses, having a celebrantled ceremony means you have something that is truly personalised and bespoke to you as a couple.
Carol adds, “I would start off by getting to know you very well, so that your personalities are reflected in your special day. I will listen to you carefully and make suggestions for you to consider, these could be things like telling your love story, poems, music, maybe someone from your family or friends could sing or play some music, there are mini wedding rituals that could be considered too. We make it as special as you want it to be; after all it's your day. I'll create a ceremony with you that will be unique based on your love of each other. Let your imaginations flow, so that everyone who walks away from your ceremony will remember it for many years to come with great fondness.”
For your chance to receive £100 off of services from Carol Cranfield enter via our website.
Image credit: https://jeffturnbull.co.uk
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Receive £100 off of celebrant services’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Sunday, 31 October 2021.
Your London Wedding has teamed up with Biscuit Boutique, London to give readers the chance to win two nine-piece boxes of its most popular designs worth £56! This premium confectionery brand is the brainchild of mother-and-son duo Judith and George along with his partner Christian; the trio's past experience, ranging from Hungarian porcelain painting to a pâtissier offers a range of sophisticated and complex skills reflected in Biscuit Boutique's artistic confections.
The eye-catching collections are available in boxes of 9 or 16, the best selling collections include their beautifully detailed original Portuguese Tile design, as well as their wonderfully bright Exotic Flower chocolate biscuit bonbons, alongside a string of prestigious artist collaborations including, William Morris and Pierre-Joseph Redouté.
The indulgent chocolate bonbon's new recipe features luscious dark Belgian chocolate with gluten-free and vegan biscuit crumbs and a smooth, yet nutty hazelnut praline filling. The bonbon is then topped with a soft fondant, acting as a canvas for the stunningly painted mosaic designs. Charmingly wrapped and almost too beautiful to eat, this gift truly is a definitive expression of style and elegance for any deserving recipient.
Check out www.biscuitboutique.co
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Win two nine-piece boxes from Biscuit Boutique’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Friday, 3 December 2021.
Scented candles have the power to change the atmosphere in any room, creating a warm, cosy and calming feel at the flick of a match.
Yankee Candle®, the leader in home fragrance known and beloved by fans worldwide, is giving one lucky reader the chance to win a bundle of Original Jar Candles in a selection of favourite fragrances. Including the sophisticated Wedding Day, the sparkling All Is Bright and the enchanting Cherry Blossom in the Original Large Jars, alongside the romantic Fresh Cut Roses, the refreshing Midnight Jasmine and the charming Blush Bouquet in the Original Medium Jars, the bundle is a scented candle lover's dream.
Yankee Candle® has been sharing its passion for fragrance with the world since 1969. It is important that every fragrance launched is true-to-life and realistic to the experience that inspired it, whether that be a flower, food, fruit or place. Made by master chandlers, each candle developed is a complex system of custom blend wax, a unique wick and carefully crafted fragrance. Master perfumers develop Yankee Candle® fragrances for consistent and satisfying performance across all products. Every fragrance is rigorously screened, reviewed and tested by the highly experienced team of fragrance experts to achieve a strong scent and quality experience and maintain high standards, commitment and craftmanship. All Yankee Candle® Original Jar Candles are made at in-house production facilities in the US and Europe, with quality ingredients from around the world.
Check out www.yankeecandle.co.uk
For your chance to win, tick the box marked ‘Candle bundle’ on the giveaway form.
Closing date: Friday, 3 December 2021.