On Sunday 28th February 2016 , Sussex Barn will be host to a selection of hand picked stalls for you to create the most bespoke of weddings.
5 hours of wedding extravaganza with exquisite quirky stalls to help couples find the most stylish and unusual things to have at their weddings. The Big day will feature over 25 hand-picked exhibitors, including photography, bridal wear, floristry, jewellery, wedding stationery, stylists, lighting specialists, wine specialists, transport and decoration.
There will also be mouth-watering treats from our in-house caterer. For any visitors yet to find their perfect wedding venue, the Sussex Barn team will also be on hand throughout the day to show couples around the barn and discuss their special day in more detail.
Forget your standard wedding food, wedding venue or fair for that fact!
Our Exceptional Exhibitors.
SUSSEX BARN IN-HOUSE CATERING Adam Baker and Jack Foreman are the inside catering arm of Sussex Barn. Having worked at some of Norfolk’s top restaurants. Adam and Jack bring you the best of Norfolk food. With their wealth of knowledge, and keen palate, they create a delicate fine dining experience for you and your wedding guests.
LOVEBIRD BESPOKE LOVEBIRD is a bespoke wedding stationery service founded by Kirstie Bird from her love of all things wedding and passion for design. Initially working purely off the word of mouth, she has grown her business to reach a wider audience and as a result has built up an impressive portfolio. www.lovebirdbespoke.com
VALENTINES VINTAGE HIRE Mother and Daughter-in-law team, Liz and Jodie have a love of all things vintage and shabby chic and have spent the last 2 years sourcing a range of quality items for hire, including beautiful china, metal ware, seaside themed accessories, glass ware, photo booth props and much, much more. www.valentinesvintagehire.co.uk
THE CHOCOLATE DELI Dale originally trained in Ceramics – mould making, throwing pots, slipware etc but she also loved cooking, especially with chocolate. The expression ‘they look just too good to eat' couldn't be more true with Dale's chocolate creations! The Deli even throws chocolate parties and workshops. Their solid chocolate lollipops can even be personalised with your guests name of your wedding or party! www.thechocolatedeli.co.uk
INLINE EVENTS Bespoke - Elegant - Yours Party and event planners. For over 10 years they've have been we have been turning wedding dreams and party plans in to beautiful realities. Tried and tested many times at Sussex barn these guys really are top of their game. From exquisite draping fairy lights to chair hire...we couldn't recommend anyone better. www.inlineevents.co.uk
THE VINTAGE WEDDING SIGNSCOMPANY Illuminated Circus Style Signs, Stars & Light up Letters for hire. These wonderful signs have been made using traditional craft techniques, authentic fairground lights, hand-painted fonts and finished with an ageing process that creates the bespoke pieces of light art. Perfect for lighting up any wedding! www.thevintageweddingsigns.co.uk
LOOLA & GOO Loola & Goo is an exciting childrenswear company created by friends Julia Baker and Louise Harlen. Sharing a passion for design they have merged their talents to lovingly create an exquisite collection of vintage-inspired tutus, dresses and accessories for little girls. They also create hand crafted elegant beaded crowns, feathered headdresses and ostrich-feather tippets which are suitable for children and adults alike. www.loolaandgoo.co.uk
THE RETREAT We are very excited to have beauty therapist, Bec Newstead a part of this wonderful fair. Working with some of the best products in the beauty world, Bec offers flawless bridal make-up and nail treatments. You can expect brilliant results as well as attentive and personalised care. www.theoldschoolhousehaircompany.co.uk/the-retreat.php
BEN DAVIS PHOTOGRAPHY If you're looking for an experienced yet relaxed wedding photographer – then look no further! Ben captures a mixture of candid moments, stylish portraits, relaxed groups and everything that tells the story for your wedding day www.bendavisweddingphotography.com
VINTAGE VIDEO Husband and wife team Kieran and Hollie make beautiful alternative wedding videos for amazing couples. They create laid-back videos that are warm, full of joy and laughter, and that let the personality of the couple shine through in an organic way. Their aim is to capture the happiness of your special day in an artistic, timeless fashion. www.vintagevideo.co.uk
TESSA PAPWORTH FLORISTRY We feel very lucky to have such a gem of a florist on our door step! From floral head pieces to show stopping floral archways, Tessa really is the best florist to go for the most beautiful designs that will really add an extra wow to your big day! www.facebook.com/tessa.papworth/
THE LITTLE LENDING COMPANY Simple, timeless pieces are our speciality and they are always adding to their evolving range. If you’re looking for relaxed, rustic or industrial styling Penny has everything you could need; From old Watering cans to Glass Cake stands. Sadly Penny is unable to be with us at the fair, however she will be dressing parts of the barn with lovely things for you to view! www.thelittlelendingcompany.com
ABBIE CONWAY - HAND CRAFTED JEWELLERY Abbie's collections are enticing and edgy. She draws inspiration from fashion, interiors, and historic jewellery, particularly ancient Greek - but her inspirations appear without boundaries. Her work combines precious metals, silver, 18 carat gold - often forged - precious stones and plexiglass. Looking for a one off piece to set off your wedding dress or a special pressie for your bridesmaids?...Abbie is your girl! www.abbieconway.co.uk
URBAN ARMOUR Urban Armour is a boutique jeweller, based in Burnham Market, Norfolk. As well as our online shop they offer a wide range of modern, contemporary sterling silver and 18ct gold jewellery in-store, and provide a number of jewellery services. Still to find your weddings rings for your big day? For couples living in Norfolk and getting married at Sussex Barn, Urban Armour will offer a 10% discount at the fair. www.urbanarmour.co.uk
SERENDIPITY WEDDING HIRE Bev provides decoration hire, sweet trees and sweet cart hire. Offering a friendly and affordable service she can work within your budget, whether large or small to create your perfect day. Bev also offers Marque dressing , pretty vintage tea party sets and handmade decorations. www.facebook.com/Serendipity-Wedding-Hire-253351988157073/?fref=ts
THE DUCK TRUCK The Duck Truck are no ordinary caterers...they do street food in style and they are quackers about duck! Charley is on a mission to share the ducky love and bring this nutritious, tasty and mouthwatering meat to as many hungry people as possible. Their duck wraps are utterly delicious! Want something different to offer your weddings guests...look no further. www.theducktruck.co.uk
HUSHWING CAFE Vintage mobile catering all about Norfolk. Lisa provides locally roasted coffee, local speciality teas and locally sourced soft drinks, supplemented by her own homemade cakes. All of which is served in her beautiful retro, vintage and certainly that little bit different van! Hushwing Cafe is all about quality which provides that special attention to detail. Delivering the best to those that know and appreciate something special. www.hushwingcafe.co.uk
HOT ROCKET PIZZA Hot Rocket Pizza operates a lovingly restored Citröen H van with a wood fired pizza oven across Norfolk. The building blocks of a Hot Rocket Pizza are a nod to the pizza motherland of Naples. The super crispy, slightly charred base infused with a subtle hint of wood smoke topped with Hot Rocket pizza sauce, Mozzarella and a range of delicious toppings. www.hotrocketpizza.com
BUS AND US More than just a bus...if you need to get a number of guests from one place to another then Bus And Us are the answer. They can even provide personalised tickets for your guests to keep as a memento. These striking Vintage Red London Double Deckers are a great way to get everyone talking about your big day! www.busandus.co.uk
NORFOLK OLIVE TREE COMPANY An award winning husband and wife team with a passion for olive trees we only supply olive trees of the highest quality. Paul and Antonia have travelled the length and breadth of Valencia and Tuscany to select the best olive Varieties available. Not only are these beautiful olive trees for sale but they are for hire too! An Olive Tree can provide a stunning focal point for your special day. www.thenorfolkolivetreecompany.co.uk
2POSH2PITCH Luxury bell tent hire for wedding accommodation. Sussex Barn are proud to be working with husband and wife team, Kate and Robin from 2Posh2pitch in 2016! These pre-pitched and beautifully dressed canvas bell tents are available not only for weddings, but hen parties as well! The tents come pre-dressed true glamping style, with comfortable air beds and bedding. www.2posh2pitch.co.uk
HENRIETTA FAIRE COUTURE ORIGINALS Bespoke brides and unique couture outfits for special occasions designedwith you and handmade to fit like a glove. Henrietta's dresses are designed with each bride to be unique to you, with beading and interesting pleats a speciality. With a vast array of embroidered, crystal-embellished silks and lace available these designs are bound to turn heads. www.henriettafaire.com
PEREGRINE AND JUDE Peregrine and Jude brings some much-needed fun to the world of men’s formalwear with reversible waistcoat designs to suit all personalities. Tailor, Emily Wetherell works with fabric suppliers across the UK to produce endless combinations of silks, wools, linens and cottons for our hugely popular reversible waistcoats, which can literally be worn inside-out. www.peregrineandjude.co.uk
SATCHELLS WINE MERCHANTS With a wonderful handpicked selection of wines, Sussex Barn are proud to have Max as their wine supplier. Max can help you find the perfect wine for your special day. After all, every wedding deserves fabulous wine and bubbles! The independent shop in Burnham Market is well worth a visit as well...think french wine cellar. www.satchellswines.com
LINDA NICOL PORTRAIT PAINTER Linda Nicol has been painting portraits full time for twenty years. A hand painted portrait from your wedding day makes a fantastic reminder of your special day. For a unique wedding gift, why not commission a beautiful portrait of the happy couple! Linda is truly international - her work is hung as far afield as France, Germany, USA, Singapore, Japan, and New Zealand. www.linda-nicol-portrait-painter.co.uk/index.html
VOCALIST AND GUITARIST KATH & ED Kath and Ed play popular Jazz, classical and flamenco music. Live music is a great way to break the ice at a wedding reception. Classical music (perhaps with a few jazzy numbers thrown in) is a good starting point, as it contrasts well with the livelier, more contemporary band or dj in the evening. email@example.com
REBECCA BARNES – HARPIST Rebecca got married at Sussex Barn in 2012 and we are delighted to welcome her back as an exhibitor! She has been performing at weddings for over five years and has played at everything, from a simple church ceremony with 30 guests to an elaborate and extravagant Greek wedding reception with over 500 guests. She’s also played at many civil ceremonies, civil partnerships, and receptions in barns, school halls, marquees, restaurants, leisure centres, living rooms and the open air. www.allthingsharp.co.uk/default.htm
THE NORFOLK DELI - CHEESE TOWERS Run by husband and wife team, Mark & Rosie. It was born out of a shared passion for great food. They wanted to open something akin to the many wondrous delicatessens and food markets we would wander around when on family holidays. The Norfolk Deli is their version of comparable establishments found in the Tuscan hills or French towns. www.norfolk-deli.co.uk
NA HANSELL Na runs Quintessentially Norfolk, large luxury holiday houses that make perfect venues for a country hen weekend or accommodation for wedding guests, all just 15 mins from Sussex Barns. The Grange Farmhouse, Sculthorpe, sleeps 18, Caradon House, East Rudham sleeps 20 and 3 Powells Yard, Brancaster sleeps 10. www.nahansell.co.uk
COUTURE CAKES 'Couture Cakes' will design and create a wedding cake exclusively for your needs, to produce a culinary work of art of uncompromising to produce a stunning focal point for your wedding. Their versatile skill base enables them to produce a luxury wedding cakes made from either sugar or chocolate, as well as cheese cakes, croquembouche, naked cakes and dessert tables. www.couture-cakes.co.uk
Classic VW camper vans for hire. Weddings, Proms, Special Events. Hire Marigold for that special day out with a picnic and prosecco hamper. www.facebook.com/Stationcampers/