Cwtchfest Exhibitor Spotlight- Part 3

Welcome to the weekend Cwtchers!

Today is part three of our #Cwtchfest2016 exhibitor spotlights  introducing you to our fabulous Cwtchfest suppliers and today we have three more to inspire your wedding planning.  

You do not want to miss our wedding festival.  Cwtchfest is being held this year at the beautiful Glanusk Estate, Crickhowell on the 17th April.

Don’t forget tickets are bought by just clicking the below link.


Today we bring you the wonderful Stephanie Allen Couture, Claire Hill designs and Piece of Cake Wales

 Stephanie Allin Couture


Stephanie Allin creates the most inspirational and talked about photography in the bridal market every year to showcase her Collections. She is one of Europe’s leading designers of bridal and evening wear with major international stockists of her designs located in Paris, Dublin, Zurich and USA. The designs are regularly featured in top bridal and fashion publications in the UK and Europe notably Brides UK, You & Your Wedding, Perfect Wedding, Oui [France]. Stephanie has made couture award-winning wedding dresses for over 25 years and her unique creations are loved for her attention to detail, femininity and impeccable fit. She is renowned for her exquisite use of the most luxurious fabricswhich she hand picks every season.

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The 2016 “Love letters”  Collection was inspired by the romance, intensity and expression of feelings mirrors the classic Love Letter; the classic romantic way of showing one’s feelings of love”.  Stephanie says: I create your dream dress to an original design with extreme attention to quality and detail by specially qualified and trained dressmakers, personally supervised by an expert “couturier” throughout the construction process and finished to a very high standard. Stephanie’s skills as the designer include the ability to create an original design interpreted and designed by herself to incorporate your specific style and as we make everything ourselves we have the added advantage of overseeing each and every bride’s order.The Grove 2 colour

Claire Hill Designs

Unique bridal headwear for the alternative bride, designed and handmade in Cardiff, Wales. Exquisite hand-blocked millinery in a range of striking polka dots, leopard print and hand-painted feathers.

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Birdcage veils and hand-painted silk hair vines with a twist for the bride who wants to let her personality shine on her wedding day. Using traditional techniques and fine craftsmanship, Claire creates effortlessly wearable pieces which are as luxurious and elegant, as they are fun and glamorous.

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Personally created to suit all ages and looks, this collection is as individual as the bride, bridesmaids or guests who can call these pieces her own.

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Images by Jon Turtle Photography

Piece of Cake Wales

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Piece of Cake Wales specialises in creating beautiful bespoke cakes.
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With high standards and a promise to use only quality ingredients in our freshly baked cakes, we pride ourselves in delivering impeccable attention to detail along with a truly delicious taste.
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Combining your loves, interests and ideas, together we can design the perfect cake for your big day.  Looking forward to meeting you at Cwtchfest soon!

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Boutique Wedding Fayre: Ivy Bush Hotel, Carmarthen on Sunday 13th March,

We have a date for your diary… and its THIS SUNDAY! 12828300_1170837222962741_6399099454696547608_oThe beautiful Boutique Wedding Fayre returns to the Ivy Bush Hotel, Carmarthen on Sunday 13th of March 2016.


With lots of amazing local, Welsh suppliers on hand to help you create the perfect wedding…This is one date you don’t want to miss.

 Free Entry, Goody Bags and prizes to be won!



Honeymoon hampers, Emma Phillips Bridal StudioMaria Farrelly PhotographyExquisite by DesignTop Class Cars & WeddingsJackie James,Leah James Makeup ArtistryLyn’s Cake Creations,Cariad CampersPiece of Cake WalesBlodau Blodwen FlowersGeorgina Cornock Harpist/Telynores, ,Cynhyrchiad CLIC Productions – Wedding VideographyMake-Up By NicolaDreams Events Styling – Chair Covers & Wedding Decoration Hire,Huw Rees BridesCatherine & Angharad – Stylish Wedding PhotographyGlyn’s Wedding Cars,Christina’s Chair Covers & Sashes and Roy Watkins Photography.

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Valued at £150! Simply fill in your details on the post card provided when you enter the event.

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CWTCHFEST! Exhibitor Spotlight: Part 2

We’re back with three more fabulous Welsh wedding suppliers who will be joining us at Cwtchfest! The Grove, Hilary’s and Piece of Cake are here to introduce themselves to you, if you want to meet them in real life make sure you buy your tickets to Cwtchfest today!


The Grove

Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Pembrokeshire countryside, The Grove in Narberth is a truly enchanting setting for your wedding.


Surrounded by the tranquillity of our lawns, flower borders and meadows, with stunning views across the Preseli Hills, you are sure to have a day to remember. Our wonderful team deliver a genuine and friendly service which is tailor-made to your individual requirements. Specialising in delicious cuisine and fine wines, your first meal together as a married couple will be truly memorable. Our intimate restaurant rooms can cater for up to 80 guests for a sit-down meal, and up to 120 guests for an evening reception. The Grove is also licensed for civil ceremonies in a variety of our rooms for up to 120 guests. At The Grove, we aim to make you feel completely at home in this charming country house, which can be exclusively yours to create the most relaxing atmosphere for your special day.  1 MainHousewith Bluebells

We look forward to seeing you at Cwtchfest! On the day we will be showcasing our fabulous bespoke wedding packages, including brochures, sample menus and a portfolio of images from previous events. Mikaela our duty manager will be there in person to discuss any enquiries and organise viewings of The Grove for potential wedding couples.
We will be offering our Cwtchfest Brides a special 20% reduction on autumn and winter wedding packages for 2015!

Image by Owen Howells Photography

Image by Owen Howells Photography

Hilary’s Floral Design

Hilary’s Floral Design are leading floral stylists creating exceptional floral designs, for exceptional occasions. With our head office based in the beautiful market town of Abergavenny, we deliver weddings all over the country, as no wedding is too far for the team at HFD.


With our recent success as being crowned for the third year running Best Wedding Florist in Wales 2014 at the prestigious Welsh National Wedding Awards, and also Charlotte picking up a GOLD medal at RHS Chelsea flower show 2014, we are the very best at what we do. Creating beautiful and bespoke floristry for each and every occasion.

To book your free wedding consultation or to receive a wedding quote, please call 01873 853 086 or email one of the team at

Piece of Cake

Hi, Rowanne here from Carmarthenshire based Piece of Cake Wales. At Piece of Cake Wales great pride is taken in designing and creating beautiful bespoke wedding cakes and quality toppers inspired by a couples ideas, styles and personalities.All cakes are freshly baked to order using only quality ingredients to ensure that they are as amazing on the inside as they are on the outside.

Looking forward to seeing you all at Cwtchfest, where you can try some tasty samples and have a chat about your dream cake (with competitive pricing guaranteed)!

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