Revealed: The UK Wedding Awards shortlist 2017

Look what's just landed! These are the finalists of the 2017 Awards - the wedding world's best of the best, covering everything from photographers to cake makers, and fashion to venues. And now it's over to you. That's right: you get to choose who's crowned the winner in each category. Get your voting fingers ready, brides and grooms.

We wanted to find and reward the UK's very best wedding suppliers. So, with our sister brands Perfect Wedding and hitched, we launched the UK Wedding Awards 2017. Now we're delighted to reveal the hotly anticipated shortlist. With so many outstanding entries, the judges had a hard time narrowing it down. But we know we're bringing you the wedding suppliers who are the best in their field - the ones who go the extra mile to make sure a couple's big day is everything they dreamed it would be.

Over to you. We're asking you to choose the winners in each category - after all, who else has better taste than our amazing readers? 

And as a thank you, when you vote for your favourites, you'll be in with a chance to win an amazing luxury break in Scotland.


Read on to find out who's on the shortlist...


Best Bridal Accessories


By Harriet     

Charlotte Mills          

David's Bridal           

Debbie Carlisle         

Elizabeth & Rose Design      

Freya Rose    

Glitzy Secrets            

Kelly Spence 

Olivier Laudus          

Rainbow Club           

Richard Designs       

Best Bridal Boutique

Ann Louise Bridal     

Anya Bridal Couture

Brides of Winchester           

Creatiques Bridal Boutique

Fross Wedding Collections  

Romsey Bridal Boutique & Grooms Room 

Serendipity brides   

The Dressing Room  

The Pantiles Bride   

The Tailor's Cat        

The White Closet      

Wedding Belles of Four Oaks          

Best Bridal Collection

Benjamin Roberts    

Callista Bride

Casablanca Bridal    

David's Bridal           

DOM Bridals 

Eliza Jane Howell      

House of Ollichon     

Justin Alexander      

Kelsey Rose   

Kenneth Winston & Ella Rosa         

The Bridal Co

Best Bridal Designer

Belle & Bunty

Eliza Jane Howell      

House of Ollichon     

Justin Alexander      

Katya Katya Shehurina       

Ruth Milliam Bridal Couture           

Sabina Motasem       

Sanyukta Shrestha   

Stephanie Allin Couture      

Best Bridesmaid Collection


David's Bridal           

Ghost London           

Jasmine Design         

Kelsey Rose   

Little Bevan   

Maids to Measure    


The Dessy Group      

twobirds Bridesmaid           

Best Groomswear

Alexandra Wood Bespoke Tailoring           


Stephen Bishop Suiting       

Swagger & Swoon    

Best Jewellery

77 Diamonds

Alexis Dove   



Dower & Hall



Sif Jakobs Jewellery 



Best Barn Venue

Chaucer Barn           

Cripps Barn  

Dodmoor House       

Doxford Barns          

Godwick Hall and Great Barn          

River Cottage

Southend Barns       

Stone Barn    

The Granary Estates

The Kingscote Barn 

The Tythe Barn, Launton    

Tudor Barn

Best Castle Venue

Augill Castle  

Borthwick Castle      

Christchurch and East Dorset Council       

Clearwell Castle        

Crossbasket Castle   

Hedingham Castle    

Leeds Castle  

Rowton Castle           

Thornbury Castle     

Warwick Castle         

Best City Venue

Arkwright Rooms at Nottingham Conference Centre      

As You Like It

Assembly Rooms, Bath         

BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art       

DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh City Centre      

Great John Street     

On The 7th   

St Bart's Brewery     

St. Ermin's Hotel       

The Dead Dolls House         

The Hospital Club    

Winchester House Events   

Best Coastal Venue

Clevedon Hall           

Cley Windmill           

East Quay Venue      

Hilton Brighton Metropole  

Newton Hall  

Polhawn Fort

Salcombe Harbour Hotel & Spa      

The Kings Arms        

Best Country Venue

Brinsop Court           

Bruisyard Hall          

Cain Manor   

Ettington Park Hotel            

Irnham Hall Events  

Le Petit Chateau       

Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa

Nonsuch Mansion    

Notley Abbey

Shilstone House        

Unique Home Stays 

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa

Best Historic Venue

Askham Hall  

Clevedon Hall           

Great Fosters

Leez Priory    

Port Lympne Hotel at Port Lympne Reserve        

Roman Baths & Pump Room, Bath 

Royal Holloway         

The Sculpture Gallery, Woburn Abbey      

Best Sporting Venue

Plumpton Racecourse          

Sandburn Hall          

Stoke Park Country Club, Spa and Hotel   

Tracy Park    

York Racecourse Hospitality

Best Stately Home Venue

Blenheim Palace       

Botleys Mansion       

Brympton House Weddings & Events       

Danesfield House Hotel and Spa    

Gosfield Hall  

Hedsor House           

Manor By The Lake 

Holkham Hall


Best Wedding Cake Company

Anges de Sucre         

 Ann's Designer Cakes          

Cookie Delicious       

Cotton & Crumbs Cakes      

Designer Cakes of London  

Dotty Rose     

Juniper Cakery         

Nevie-Pie Cakes        

Pretty Gorgeous Cake Company     

The Enchanting Cake Company     

The Frostery 


The Vanilla Pod Bakery       

where the ribbon ends       

Best Wedding Florist

All for Love London  

Campbell's Flowers  

Fantail Designer Florist       

Flowers by Kirsty     

Flowers by Suzanne

Foxgloves and Roses

Hannah Berry Flowers        

Hilarys Floral Design

Joanne Truby Floral Design            


Pomp and Petals      

The Flower Mill        

Tiger Lily Floral Art  

Zita Elze         

Best Wedding Photographer

David Michael Photography           

John Hope Photography      

Julie Michaelsen Photography        

Juliet McKee Photography  

Matt Wing Photo      

My Beautiful Bride   

Natasha Hurley Photography         

Olliver Photography Limited          

Samie Lee photography      

Victoria Walker Photography         

Best Wedding Stationery


Cute Maps     

de Winton Paper co 


Lucy Ledger Limited

Nina Thomas Studio

Paper Arrow Press   


Paperless Post          


Project Pretty           

Russet and Gray       

Wedding in a Teacup          

Zoe Barker Textiles


Best Wedding Travel Company

Honeymoon Dreams

Kuoni UK      

Sandals Resorts        

The Turquoise Holiday Company  

Thomson Weddings


Best Retailer Gift List



The Wedding Shop  

Voting opens at 10am on 9th January 2017 and closes at midnight on 9th February 2017.


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