Wedding Planning Tips & Ideas

by Kamaara Video

Derry Londonderry is such a beautiful part of the world.  So, it isn’t surprising that more and more couples are choosing this location for their wedding day.  If you have your heart set on a city wedding with oodles of charm, then this wonderful city is definitely worth checking out. Besides having tons of personality, it’s home to a whole host of talented wedding suppliers. With this in mind, here’s our round-up of just a few of Derry Londonderry’s wedding suppliers that you’re guaranteed to love.

Photographer: Donal Doherty Photography

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The award-winning Donal Doherty Photography is one of the most popular wedding photographers in Northern Ireland.  Donal has a passion for people, relationships and love and this drives him to photograph beautiful moments as the story of your wedding day unfolds.  Donal is renowned for capturing weddings in an authentic way using his signature style. Find out more about his wedding day photography here.


Venue: Beech Hill Country House Hotel

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A favourite spot with celebrities (yes, really!) Beech Hill is a true hidden gem. Nestled just a couple of miles from the city centre, the venue is a perfect example of Georgian elegance and gracious country living. This estate boasts new luxury bedrooms and amazing food harvested from the walled garden. As well as this there are unique indoor and outdoor ceremony spaces.  There are three stunning spaces for the wedding celebration and a team who are dedicated to taking care of guests.  Photo opportunities are plentiful! You’ll be sure of an exceptional collection of wedding photos. Find out more about the venue here.


Flowers: John Paul Florist

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John Paul’s flowers really are a work of art.  With over 20 years of experience and a string of accolades to his name, it’s easy to see why John Paul is in high demand.  Thanks to his amazing eye for detail and exceptionally high standard of finish, this award winning artist has been commissioned to design pieces for high profile events.  Royalty, visiting Heads of State as well as a host of celebrity clients have all enjoyed his talent. You can be sure your wedding flowers will leave guests talking for years to come. Check out his work here.


Wedding dress boutique: The Bridal Showroom

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Choosing your wedding dress should be an amazing experience.  You can be sure the team at The Bridal Showroom in Derry Londonderry will deliver just that. This award-winning boutique is home to the largest range of designer dresses in the North West.  Therefore, whatever your style, vision and budget, finding the dress of your dreams won’t be a problem. Get some inspiration from their Facebook page here.


Cake: Funky Cakes

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Located in the heart of Derry Londonderry’s Craft Village, Funky Cakes has a fine reputation for creating wedding cakes which not only look spectacular, but taste amazing too. Whether you crave something traditional or contemporary, Funky Cakes will effortlessly bring your vision to life. Check out their website here.


Décor Specialist: Ultimate Touches

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It’s those small, finishing touches, which really make a wedding day unique.   Thankfully, the team at Ultimate Touches are on hand to help you deliver a day with a difference. Whether your wedding is large or small, glitzy or intimate, Ultimate Touches in Derry Londonderry will help transform any venue into a dazzling and breath-taking vision, that will amaze your guests. Get more information here.


Hair & make-up: Honey Hair & Beauty

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Ensure your wedding morning prep is a breeze.  Call on the expertise of Honey Hair and Beauty.  This is an award-winning team of hairdressers and make-up artists.  The salon acts as a one-stop-shop for your wedding day beauty needs. From vintage to glamour styles, the team will work with you to create a look which perfectly complements your wedding day vision. Find out more here.


Menswear: The Black Tie Showroom

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Proving that the groom’s style is just as important as the bride’s, The Black Tie Showroom in Derry Londonderry carries an extensive range of designer suits and accessories.  Furthermore these are available to hire or purchase.  The emphasis with this supplier is placed on fit, so you can be sure that the groom and his groomsmen definitely look sharp on the day!

And of course, your wedding is not complete until it’s been beautifully filmed and edited by Kamaara Video Productions.  Contact us today to find out if we’re available to film your special day.