Every bride wants her day to be special, with unique touches that make the day memorable for both the new Mr & Mrs and all their guests. Handmade crafts really can add that little something different and final touches that can help make it the dream wedding at prices that are well within the average wedding budget.
At GoHen we love artisan goodies and finishing touches so have scoured the internet to present the very best hand crafted wedding suppliers for your big day.
The UK’s Best Handcrafted Wedding Suppliers
More Than Words
This very personal design company create incredible and personal works of art using typography. From touching wedding signs, art and prints through to funky door mats and bespoke splashbacks. A wonderful way of creating something a little different for your day or finding a great wedding gift.
Who doesn’t love bunting? No matter where it is, bunting somehow manages to bring a sense of vintage fun to any venue or event. At Bunting Boutique they create all kinds of fabulous designs whether it’s one of their existing patterns and shapes or something bespoke for your special day.
Millie Moth Craft
Quirky name for some equally quirky but rather enchanting jewellery. Millie (aka Karen) creates all kinds of upcycled goodies and her jewellery can be bought through her page on artisan website Etsy.
We can’t begin to tell you how much we love the wonderful designs at Ginger Pickle, from wooden earrings to iPhone cases there is so much to look at. It’s the wedding stationary and thank you cards that really caught our eye.
Picture It Personal
Everybody loves unique art and these fantastic photos from Picture It Personal would look wonderful standing in front of any wedding venue as a sign to your guests. You’ll then have a fabulous piece of art to keep as a souvenir of your special day.
Rock ‘n’ Rose
Rock ‘n’ Rose create wonderfully unique jewellery that could give you something special for the big day or as gifts for members of the wedding party. They’ve amassed a big following including a few celebrity fans such as Ellie Goulding and Jade Thirlwall.
Whatnot Wood Craft
There’s just something so reassuringly tactile about wooden objects. They are certainly a great inclusion to a rustic themed wedding and at Whatnot Wood they have all kinds of wooden goodies to add to your big day or present as gifts.
We absolutely love Vanilla Kiln’s gathered linen heart ring dish which would be perfect to hold the wedding rings in during the ceremony and become a great keepsake. There is also some beautiful white ceramic jewellery for a truly unique addition to any wedding outfit.
This charming Yorkshire based company create truly bespoke pieces of jewellery that are perfect for a wedding day. Created using birthstones, footprints, handprints, photos, fingerprints, even locks of hair, they are a truly romantic touch that people are sure to comment on.
Eat My Flowers
Yep, this fab company does exactly what it says on the tin. The beautiful edible flowers they create are a little bit special, we particularly like the edible lollipops which would be a wonderful inclusion to the wedding table decorations or in favour bags.
These fantastic handmade map gifts are another wonderful way of thanking those that have helped in the build up to the big day. Alternatively they’ll make a wonderful wedding present to the newlyweds. Funky, modern and really interesting there’s a wide range of items and designs (the little keepsake bottles are adorable!).
You know that mental shopping list we all have of things we want? Well you’ll be adding a huge number of EllyMental’s jewellery to that list. They really will make a perfect and really personal thank you to your bridesmaids.
Hope Gap Designs
Hop Gap Designs have a selection of cool, boho wedding gifts and designs and we’re particularly taken with their personalised cushions while their hessian table cloths are the perfect touch to a rustic themed wedding.
Print for Love
Cool wedding invites, funky wedding cards, retro posters, wedding signs and more… This fantastic wedding stationary company makes wonderfully traditionally looking items which are all printed by hand.
If you’re looking for those last finishing touches for your big day Okey Dokey could have what you’re looking for. From gifts and table décor to bespoke items personalised for your wedding there are some wonderful wooden hearts, signs and table numbers to choose from.
My English Summer
This wonderful company specialise in hand crafted and personalised wedding favours. All beautifully wrapped and oozing charm they are quintessentially English in every way and something truly individual.
Peck and Chisel
We do love charming wooden gifts ideas and Pack and Chisel really are very good at creating them, add one of these to your wedding gift list for a lovely reminder of the special day.
The Little Lovebird
Go Team Bride! These fabulous gowns, hoodies and gifts are a wonderful way to thank the bridal party. The Little Lovebird also have some wonderful wedding decorations from paper lanterns to a boho jigsaw guest book.
Ok, yes we’re magpies, show us something pretty and shiny and we can’t help ourselves but we dare you to try and look at Crofty Tin’s stunning and elegant jewellery without getting your feathers in a flutter. Simply gorgeous.
Etsy are the specialists in bringing so many smaller workshops together and displaying some amazing talents, one of our favourite wedding ideas are their Wedding Dance Art pieces, you can have the words of you first dance turned into a wonderful piece of art to share with your guests and keep after the day.
If you’re still looking for ideas but want to try and make your own then here are some great tips and how to guides.
Personalised Silhouette Magnets
Such a neat idea and a little something fun you can keep long after the wedding day.
A Beautiful Mess
This superb blog and craft co has just so many wonderful ideas for you to find from gifts and wedding favours to creating your own unique wedding decoration. Like us you’ll probably become addicted.