Cornwall LivingIssue #83

Wedding preparations

A cut above the rest

Air Drones South West

With more than 30 years aviation experience, Air Drones South West founder, Stephen MacNeil, started his business in 2016 to meet the growing demand for UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) services.

Stephen is able to offer high-resolution imagery from heights of up to 400 feet, gaining a truly spectacular perspective on your wedding and creating a collection of video and impressive imagery for you to treasure forever. So, when it comes to capturing your special day, the sky is truly the limit with Air Drones South West!


Hair fit for a queen

How you wear your hair is one worry that can be taken care of on your wedding day with help from the Shear Perfection team. Giving you the chance to relax and feel pampered before walking down the aisle, they even provide a complete bridal package for the bride and the bridal party including hair, nails and makeup! The team are happy to come to you, the venue or you can indulge in the full salon experience.

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From cakes to canapés

Della Events

Founded by Penzance born Della Boyns, Della Events provides a complete catering service for your function. Whether you wish to delight your guests with an afternoon tea, a hog roast or a vegetarian or vegan feast, the Della Events team have years of experience in catering for all dietary requirements, without sacrificing on flavour. Weddings, civil partnerships, same sex marriages, hen dos, stag dos, health retreats and private dining events are all possible with Della Events and they even create a wide range of delicious, bespoke wedding cakes and Cornish picnics, should this be something you require.


Look sharp!

Simpsons of Cornwall

Visit Simpsons of Cornwall to arrange your suit hire, choosing from a fantastic collection of designs. Established in the 1860s, Simpsons is an agent for Peter Posh, which has a huge range of styles, colours and choices of men’s suits for every type of occasion, whether formal or relaxed, traditional or contemporary, and with accessories to match. Simply pop in store to get everyone measured up and select your chosen suits for the big day. With stores in Penzance, Falmouth and Truro, Simpsons is your local solution wherever your Cornish wedding might be.


Married by candlelight

St. Eval

St Eval Candle Company create the most beautiful handmade candles, perfect for adding a touch of natural elegance to your wedding. Inspired by nature, each candle is hand poured with a unique wax and fragrance blend, resulting in a premium quality candle that’s guaranteed to burn for a long time.

St Eval’s candles have been handmade on the team’s sustainable farm in north Cornwall for more than 25 years, using traditional artisan methods to ensure superior quality and a personal touch for each and every customer. They’re the perfect way to add both atmosphere and individuality to your special day, with 29 captivating fragrances to choose from, as well as an extensive unfragranced collection.

Check out the beautiful pictured candle, as displayed at a recent wedding in a marquee from Monksmoor Marquees. To explore the full range of candles, be sure to head to the St Eval Candle Company website.