Social Occasions & Eco Weddings
From ethical party planning to eco weddings and environmentally friendly greetings cards and invites, use our listings to ensure your party or event is as sustainable as possible.
- The Centre For Alternative Technology
WISE Weddings that Don’t Cost the Earth
The Centre for Alternative Technology is proud to announce that it is now open for civil ceremony and wedding bookings. Thanks to the outstanding facilities offered by the award-winning WISE building it is able to offer ethical, green weddings. Situated in the stunning Dulas valley in mid-Wales, WISE is a superb wedding venue. Its outstanding cylindrical theatre with seven-metre high rammed-earth walls is ideal for ceremonies. The outdoor forest garden is an ideal setting for a champagne reception and the restaurant and bar are perfect for the wedding breakfast and dancing the night away.
- For more info about our eco friendly wedding venue please click here
- Griffin Luxury Toilet Hire
Luxury toilet facilities for outdoor and marquee weddings - a range of toilet trailers fully supplied with recycled paper products and eco-friendly soap. Contemporary, spacious trailers enhanced with large mirrors, modern art, music and lighting. Disabled access and baby changing facilities available.
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- Eco Bunting
- 01491 824152 (Derry’s Den, 26 high St, Benson, OX10 6RP.)
Recycled Material Bunting
For use either indoors or outside, this colourful bunting is made from waste materials. Can be reused over and over again. You can have it either plain or with lettering on, either off the peg or made to your own specifications. We now rent out our eco bunting too.
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- Swallowtail Hill
If the words that best describe the vision you have for your wedding day are – Rural, Romantic and Relaxed – then Swallowtail Hill might just be the place for you. Our little corner of East Sussex is really something special – even if we do say so ourselves.
We can offer the whole of our site for your wedding reception and for the accommodation of some of your guests. Sixteen people can be accommodated in our two bell tents and two cottages-on-wheels, and we offer space for a further 10 two-person tent pitches. Our orchard is the setting for your marquee and we can accommodate receptions for up to 120 guests. We have an excellent little black book of suppliers who we work with to produce some stunning events.
- For more information about our eco wedding venue please click here
- Just The Thing Gift Registry Ltd
- 0844 561 6639 (Twickenham)
Offering free wedding and celebration websites for all occasions, Just the Thing is the answer for any twenty-first century couple thinking of tying the knot. Combined with our unique personalised Gift Registry service, couples can register honeymoons, something special from an ethical store of their choice, experiences or charity contributions in one stunning online location.
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- Julie Dutton
- 01926 748710 (Kenilworth, Warwickshire)
Made To Measure For The Modern Bride
If you’re planning a stylish wedding to remember, Julie creates unique couture bridal gowns. She works closely with every bride and can source organic fabrics. The gowns, which are made and delicately hand finished by Julie herself, can be designed for a wide range of budgets. With a love of reworked vintage, Julie can also incorporate an interesting reclaimed fabric, customise, restyle to update or alter a dress. Make it beautiful, make it individual, make it quirky, have it made locally!
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- Rosie Willett Designs
- 0845 838 1869 (Online and Uk wide)
Rosie Willet Designs offers a breath-taking range of handmade wedding tiaras, headbands and headpieces. Also on offer is a selection of handmade jewellery, including crystal and pearl wedding jewellery. Each accessory is individually handmade by Rosie, using intricate hand stitching and beading techniques, giving you an alternative to mass production and making the cost to the environment lower.
Rosie’s tiaras and wedding hair accessories are regularly selected for features in national wedding magazines like Brides magazine and You and Your wedding.
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