It’s not just about food. We are fortunate to work alongside some excellent providers and we’re happy to pass on the details of our little black book to help make sure your event goes with a swing.
Marquees, party tents and tipis
If you’re looking for shelter for your event, we heartily recommend the following three local companies:
Anglia Coastal, Hungarian Hall, Pettistree IP13 0JF
Marquees, party tents and stretch tent hire.
Suffolk Marquees, Ipswich IP2 8EJ
Giant tipis and sailcloth tent hire.
Events Under Canvas, Capel St Mary IP9 2JX
Makeup, hair and nails.
Clare at Cherry Pie Makeovers is simply splendid.
If you’re after a beautiful, bespoke hand-made vine, tiara, fascinator or hat, speak to our friend Magda at Madge Hatter.
We recommend Jess at Pickacake.
For balloons to decorate your venue, for a gift or for entertainment at your event, you need Samuel at VIP Balloons in Ipswich
Lighting, staging and sound.
Richard Garrett at Sound4Pro Audio
Red carpets, velvet VIP ropes and fairy lit topiary.
Our friends at Archway Carpets in Woodbridge also offer a range of coloured carpets to hire to take your event to the next level.
HiRED Carpets. https://www.archwaycarpets.co.uk/hiredcarpets
We are fortunate to cook at some beautiful venues in Suffolk and Essex. Here are our favourites, ideal for a relaxed weekend away, a party or a wedding:
Pettistree House, Pettistree. www.pettistreehouse.co.uk
The Old Neptune, Ipswich. www.theoldneptune.co.uk
East Green Cottages, Kelsale. www.eastgreencottages.co.uk
Browning Brothers, Chalkney Water Meadow and Teybrook Orchard. www.browningbros.co.uk
Letheringham Lodge, Letheringham. www.letheringhamlodge.com