Email us or call 01279 876661 if we can help you with any
additional delights for your special day:
Chair Covers and Sashes:
We can supply white chair covers and a range of beautiful sash colours at £3.25 per chair to include fitting.
Whether you want to add uplights, downlights or highlights, in the barn or in the grounds, we can recommend a great company.
We can recommend John Turner Photography for delightful engagement and wedding shoots as well as ‘trash the dress’ later!! John stays right through until 11pm on your wedding day, capturing the evening fun as well as the daytime guests – and not many photographers do that! Ask us for details.
Our resident DJ Marty will liaise with you to make sure you have the sort of playlist and sounds you love. Allow from £450 for this.
by Sam Cotterell – who lives and works locally and would be delighted to discuss your floral options, from vintage to modern.
Balloons and Lighting:
Martin Green from Cloud 9 Hire is a source for balloons as well as lighting and other hire items.
We can put you in touch with James from Wine2LayDown, who are local experts and wine suppliers. They can help you choose the perfect wines to enjoy with your menu and deliver it to the barn.
Whether you’re Ginger and Fred or you both have two left feet, Vicky Wright of Shake & Shuffle will help you to perform your first dance with flair. Ask us for her details.
Mariposa Bridal Wear and Groom’s Room:
Beautiful outfits for bride, groom and bridesmaids/pages plus accessories from shoes to waistcoats, ties to tiaras. Based in Sawbridgeworth, Mariposa will take good care of you from the first moment you enter their suites.
James Garrett from HNE Media from nearby Sawbridgeworth is the chap to speak to about your video needs for the day AND even fun Marryoke videos made in advance to play on the Big Day! We’ll put you in touch.
We have connections with two wonderful toast masters: Andrew Morgan and Mark Greatbatch – if you want to add that ‘certain something’ to your event.
Favours/Gifts for Guests:
We have connections with The English Cream Tea Company and can offer personalised printed jars of Lemon and Passionfruit Curd…or luxury Jams..or Tins of Chocolate Brownies or Shortbread. We can also supply Gift Vouchers for Afternoon Tea Hampers as charming and very British gifts to say thank you to your special guests.
Is yours a really large event needing even more space? Then add a marquee to the front of Pledgdon Barn. We have some companies to suggest to you that will make this happen.
For calm, resourceful organising skills, we recommend Sourcerer Events run by the impeccable Shelley Morris……
and also Karen Lambert and Samantha Chapman from event-net.co.uk. You’re spoiled for choice – they’re all lovely ladies!
Wedding and Engagement Rings:
We can recommend Jackie Benson at Lance James in Hertford so let us put you in touch if you want either bespoke hand-made rings or ready made designs. Super!
Bespoke-occasions for Wedding Hair & Make-up
If you’re looking for a great hair and make-up team, we can put you in touch with this local and talented organisation with pleasure.
Hat Hire: Love That Hat:
Ladies – head out (ha!) to 90 Mereside, Soham, CB7 5XE but ring first on 07519 788076 https://www.lovethathat.co.uk/
Personalised Wedding Stationery:
Lovely people and lovely designs just right for you and your style. https://www.blossomstationery.co.uk
Pre-Wedding Health and Fitness:
If you’re keen to be at your best weight and feeling super-good, Acer Morgan of The Aloe Vera Way supplies products that can help and we’d be happy to introduce you!
Executive Cars with Chauffeur:
Consider booking via Stephen Wells of Ashford Executive Cars in Brentwood so you or your guests can travel in style! Premium vehicles such as BMW or Mercedes plus a people carrier which can take 6 adults. T: 0800 772 0320