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How to shop indie for your wedding

Indie Wedding Shopping…

If you’re on the hunt for alternative, quirky wedding suppliers to bring your wedding dreams to life, you may have already realised that your best bet is probably an independent supplier. They have more scope for flexibility with your ideas, are generally much more creative, and have smaller teams (meaning a smoother relationship with them from start to finish). And that’s not to mention that wonderfully famous happy dance every small business owner does when you place an order, and the feeling of satisfaction you receive from supporting their dream when building your own.

And if you’re already here on the veritable hub of all things unique wedding ideas, Mr & Mrs Unique, the chances are that you’re pretty sold on the idea of having indie wedding suppliers. But, how do you find them? As they’re smaller, they tend not to have huge marketing budgets, and so they might not be so obvious to find. Don’t worry, we’ve got your back – here’s our top tips on how to shop indie for your big day.

Shop your feed

Straight off the back of that marketing chat, a super powerful tool to connect with independent wedding suppliers is social media. Sure, small businesses don’t typically have thousands of pounds to sink into posters on the side of buses or billboards in Piccadilly Square; …

The Eclectic Wedding Extravaganza is back for Autumn/ Winter 2018!!!

The Eclectic Wedding Extravaganza is Baaaack!!

The amazing Eclectic Wedding Extravaganza (EWE)  is baaaaack with a bang for Autumn/ Winter and it’s the perfect weekend to find all your alternative, edgy and baaaad ass suppliers for your wedding day.

Mr & Mrs Unique has been a proud sponsor for the past few years, and what I adore about the weekend and the hard working team behind EWE  (which includes the Jo from The Couture Company and Sassy from Assassynation), is that they really curate an incredible line up of suppliers; ones that will celebrate your uniqueness and your creative vision for your day. What I promise you is a welcoming and inclusive environment and there won’t be any weight loss, teeth whitening, exercise bullshit in sight! Halle-blooming-lujah!

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The EWE team said ‘If EWE are looking to break out from wedding beige-ery then look no further.  EWE might think that wedding fairs aren’t for EWE but if you’ve not visited us before you won’t believe how much fun they can be.  There is truly something for everyone and with little lambs getting in free (please don’t turn up with any actual lambs…..we can’t let those in sadly) why not come along and see what all the buzz is about.”

The event returns to The Bond Company in Birmingham on 10th and 11th November, …