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Boudoir Girls
Boudoir Girls are a Galway based photography service who offer women and girls of all ages and sizes a unique and fun photographic experience.
Let our all female team travel to your venue, make you over and photograph you at your best.
We specialise in Boudoir Sessions and aim to make it a fun and memorable experience
with pictures you will always have to treasure.

We supply props and costumes to assist anyone looking to be madeover Vintage theme, Pin-up theme or many other themes! It’s

Church Music

Professional Musicians have various stlyes/genres of music that may suit particular occasions more so than others. Here are people that I have worked alongside and recommend highly for their professional services at church/civil ceremonies.
Fionnuala Deacy - Music and vocals for Church Services & Civil Ceremonies
Fionnuala has a unique and distinctive quality to her singing that can be summed up by simply calling it "sensational".
Having worked with Fionnuala on a number of occasions, I find that her work is truly inspiring. Her warm cheerful disposition is contagious and it's easy to see why Brides and Grooms find her very easy to deal with.
Lucia Evans
As a wedding vocalist, Lucia's professionalism and experience mixed with a personal and unique touch keep her in demand. For a voice that will make the soundtrack to your wedding ceremony truly precious and unforgettable, look no further than Lucia Evans

Roseanna Brehony Church Music
With over fourteen years of experience Roseanna has gathered a valuable, well recommended stage name and is no stranger to the world of entertainment. She performs in local pubs, hotels, and churches all over bringing her best qualities - her extensive knowledge and her flair for music to her audience.
Sinéad Nic Gabhainn
Sinead Nic Gabhann is a professional soloist based in Ireland. She is very well reputed in the Irish music industry and is much sought after for wedding music, both church and civil.
Music by Brenda Grealis
Brenda Grealis, Professional Wedding Singer and Church Singer from Mayo has been singing at church ceremonies for most of her life. She has built up a reputation for being a much sought after Wedding Singer, and this is evident in the testimonials that are given by couples she has performed for. She is a highly trained and experienced performer.
Seán DeBurca "The Piano Man"


Seán is possibly the most all rounded wedding music professional that I've come across.
Providing music for wedding ceremonies and drinks receptions, his versatility is as staggering as his superb performances.....and even more importantly, he's a great guy to deal with!!
Check out his website and see what I mean about "The Piano Man"
Nicola McGuire
Nicola McGuire is an accomplished vocalist living in Galway city. Nicola has been singing and performing from a very young age and is well know and sought after in the Wedding Industry for Church and Civil Wedding Music and with her Wedding Band 'The Cosmonauts'.

Florist

Boquet-licious
Bouquet~licious specialise in hand crafted brooch bouquets and wedding accessories for the most discerning bride. We design and then hand apply each distinct piece to your unique, one-of-a-kind bouquet. The bouquets are custom designed using a mix of vintage and stylish brooches and jewels to meet the needs of each individual bride. Funky and contemporary or vintage and classic, each piece is tailored to the bride’s expressed wishes with exquisite attention to detail.
Ardilaun Creations
Nestled on the borders of Mayo and Galway on the west coast of Ireland, Ardilaun Creations provide an unrivalled passion for delivering bespoke floral creations and fantastic customer service. Our experience ranges from exclusive weddings in venues such as Ashford Castle Hotel, Lisloughrey Lodge and Cathedrals through to intimate ceremonies, birthday bashes and timely reminders of love.
A Stem Above
A Stem Above Wedding Florist is owned and operated by Kay Keaveny. A native of Claregalway, Kay has many years of experience in both retail and corporate/wedding floristry.
Having built up a successful retail florist business over several years, Kay has now created "A Stem Avove Wedding Florist" providing a dedicated Wedding Flowers' Service which is unrivalled in Ireland today.

Calla Floral Design
At Calla Floral Design we’re more than just florists – we’re planners, advisors, helpers and carers – we care about your special day or occasion and will help you make it as perfect as can be.

Our flowers are designed to meet your needs from church flowers to flowers as gifts. We provide a flower delivery service throughout Roscommon and nationwide. Give the gift of flowers, the timeless gift.

Hen Parties

Boudoir Girls
We are a Galway based photography service that travel nationwide and offer women and girls of all ages and sizes a unique and fun photographic experience.
We specialise in tailored photoshoots for Hen Parties, Birthday’s, Makeovers etc.
We aim to make it a fun and memorable experience with pictures you will always have to treasure.

We supply props and costumes to assist anyone looking to be madeover Vintage theme, Pin-up theme or many other themes! It’s all about having fun and capturing the moment. We will style you fabulous and even airbrush each shot to enhance your beauty further!

We travel with our mobile studio and large array of props to the hotel of your choice...no stress involved.
Feel free to contact us for a competitive quote!

Hotels

Lisloughrey Lodge Hotel
Set on a ten acre site overlooking Lough Corrib, Lisloughrey Lodge is an idyllic boutique wedding venue in Mayo for a Wedding day you will treasure forever. Civil Wedding Ceremonies and Wedding Blessings can also be arranged at Lisloughrey Lodge.
As well as organizing your Wedding reception exactly to your wishes, if required, we will happily recommend or organise great entertainers for your special occasion.
Clayton Hotel galway
The modern and chic Clayton Hotel, located just on the outskirts of Galway and overlooking the Ballybrit Racecourse, is quickly becoming the hottest wedding venue in the West. Beautifully decorated with a modern touch, the Clayton’s unique design immerses the entire space with natural light; its elegant decor gives the venue a fresh feel, and one which is perfect for a classic and stylish wedding reception.
Lady Gregory Hotel Gort Co Galway
As one of the finest Galway Wedding Venues, the hotel is renowned for its devoted and experienced staff which are the foundation for all wedding couples expectations being exceeded.
Radisson Blu Hotel Athlone
Radisson Blu Hotel’s reputation for premier comfort and fine food combined with excellent service will ensure that you and your guests have a memorable wedding day.
Salthill Hotel
althill Hotel exudes elegance and luxury, and enjoys prime location on Salthill Promenade, with stunning aspects over Galway bay and the Hills of Clare, just minutes from the vibrancy of Galway city centre. This is one of Galway’s premier wedding venues, priding itself in providing a unique, memorable and fantastic wedding day for you and your guests.
Broadhaven Bay Hotel Belmullet
A warm welcome awaits you at the Broadhaven Bay Hotel, Mayo. This luxurious 3 star family run Belmullet hotel overlooks the Broadhaven Bay with spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean on a backdrop of a patchwork of green fields. The interior of this leading Mayo Hotel has a classy yet comfortable appeal and has a service second to none, as can be seen from our many positive TripAdvisor reports.
Diamond Coast Hotel Enniscrone
This luxury Sligo wedding venue is close to the spectacular beach for those romantic photographs and our Bridal Suite offers breathtaking views of Killala Bay and Enniscrone Golf Course. The Bartragh Banqueting Suite in this hotel in sligo has been designed to create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for you and your guests and may seat a maximum of 450 guests for dinner. The well-appointed banquet suite includes a large dance floor, ornate ceilings and thirty thousand pieces of crystal adorn the room to truly make your wedding sparkle.
Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa
With a wealth of experience and a reputation for style and elegance Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Galway is the perfect wedding venue for larger weddings and smaller more intimate affairs….we invite you to share your special day with us. With one wedding a day, our focus is you.
Mount Falcon Hotel Ballina Co Mayo
Unique, intimate and Fairytale, Mount Falcon was originally created from the love of one young man, Utred Knox, for his bride, whom he thought was so special that she deserved to live in a "castle". Originating from this demonstration of absolute love, the Mount Falcon Estate is the perfect place for couples to celebrate their very special day, in Downton Abbey Style.
Kilronan Castle
Kilronan Castle in Roscommon, is a stunning venue for your luxury wedding celebration. The romantic setting and breathtaking views are matched by creative menus and impeccable service. This will truly be the luxury castle wedding day you have dreamed of... Every bride wants her wedding to be as memorable and magical as it possibly can be and at Kilronan Castle, the setting couldn't be more perfect!
Connemara Coast Hotel
Regarded as one of the most luxurious wedding hotels in Galway, the 4 star Connemara Coast Hotel is an ideal venue for your wedding in Galway. Our unique Aran Suite, boasting superb views of Galway Bay can comfortably seat up to 300 guests. We can offer more intimate weddings and Civil Ceremonies in our Killeany and Kilronan Rooms, still having spectacular views over Galway Bay. The banqueting suites have their own private entrance, foyer, bar, cloakroom and washroom facilities.
Meadow Court Hotel
At the Meadow Court, we are totally committed to quality. Given the nature of our banqueting room, the bridal table is always in view irrespective of where the guest is seated. We will tailor your wedding banquet down to the finest detail in order to meet your individual requirements. Weather permitting, the bridal party will be more than welcome to avail of our garden. Albeit petit in size, the garden is on an elevated site and as each and every corner is unique, it is a photographer’s dream. Alternatively, Loughrea lake is a mere two miles away and once again, weather permitting, will provide a spectacular backdrop for your wedding photos.
Pontoon Bridge Hotel
The Pontoon Bridge Hotel is one of the leading wedding venues in the west of Ireland and with its unrivalled scenic location; the hotel is a first class choice for couples and their families to celebrate the biggest day of their lives. We boast over 40 year’s experience in Weddings in making that special day perfect. Our professional management team are always at hand to guide you along the way and advise on all aspects of planning your wedding from music and photography to seating plans, flowers and those little extras that make it so memorable.

Photographers

Throughout the last few years, I have crossed paths and worked with several other excellent photographers, the three photographers listed here are ones that I recommend with confidence for any wedding occasion.
Gary Barrett Photography
Gary's laid back approach is extremely popular with all his clients, indeed he's one of the busiest photographers in Ireland.
Deirdre Langan Photography
Deirdre is a person whose company I always enjoy! Fun, laid back and genuine which makes her great company. Indeed just click on her website and see her client's testimonials and you'll see what I mean!
Deirdre also has the accolade of being an "Associate" member of the Irish Professional Photographers association...an extremely high qualification that only a small minority of photographers have attained.
Mike Patterson Photography
Mike is a true gentleman. I experienced a family bereavement in 2013 and Mike stood in at the very last minute to cover two weddings for me. Both couples couldn't have been happier with his service and elaborated at length at how great he was to work with.

Videographers

Professional Videographers that I have worked alongside and wouldn't have any hesitation in recommending their services.
Avalon Video
Award winning Videographer John Murphy has truly established himself as one of the West of Ireland's Master cameramen.

John has a discreet style of videography which is unobtrusive, and naturally allows events to unfold in front of the lens.

His friendly and fun approach will help the most camera shy couple to feel at ease on their wedding day.
Ger Griffin Videography
Professional and Unique Wedding Videographer based in Limerick. I've worked with Ger on a winter wedding and was impressed with his competent and friendly approach to shooting weddings.
Gary Loughlin Video
Every memory will be recorded for you without the annoyance of large cameras or lights, and then edited beautifully to music of your choice, ensuring that you will both laugh and cry all over again.
The Seabury Studio
Mike Flannery, a great videographer with a very individualistic method to his editing!
JMB Videos
All events are recorded using modern broadcast quality, High Definition cameras and Sennheiser radio mics discreetly placed to ensure the best possible results for both audio and video on your finished DVD.
The footage is then edited in our computer based edit suite and the finished product available on DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS.
With JMB Videos you can be sure of a friendly, professional service and a top quality finished product that you can enjoy for many years to come.
Pink Lime Video Productions
Caroline captures a wedding day with an artistic touch, and films in a creative reportage style. She keeps a low profile and captures the natural action from the flurry in the morning to the relaxed first dance. Her goal is to capture all the power, emotion and ambience of the day.
John O'Sullivan Video
John O’Sullivan is a very popular videographer in ever increasing demand for the past 14 years. He is highly recommended by couples who have experienced his friendly, professional and reassuring style on their wedding day.
Paul McDermott Video
Our aim is to produce a high quality wedding video film in a discrete way. We do this by combining the use of the latest equipment with great attention to detail. You will receive a prompt customer service before and after your wedding.
Wedding Videos of Ireland
P.A.N. Digital – Wedding Videos Ireland is based in Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim and is run by Paul Noone a professional videographer who prides himself on being unobtrusive on your big day.
Video Me
Video Me has been the leader in the Wedding Industry Nationwide for the past 24 years. Cyril Fox prides himself on his discreet style and attention to detail with the most advanced state of the art editing system around.
All West Videos
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. A wedding video is the only way to capture events, live, as they happen.
Your wedding memories will be priceless, and so should your wedding DVD.
Don't leave your precious memories to just anyone! A lot of people have access to excellent cameras these days, but only a professional can film and edit your wedding video in a meaningful way.At All West Videos we specialise in producing videos that you would WANT to watch, and videos that last.

Wedding Bands

Professional Wedding Bands that I have worked alongside (and with) who I would strongly recommend for any social occasion.
Silkwood Wedding Band
One of the most popular and established Wedding Bands in the West Of Ireland.

Click on the link to sample some of their work and view their impressive packages.
Weightless Astronauts
Weightless Astronauts are one of the most sought after Wedding Bands in the West Of Ireland.
Residents in the Quay's Bar Galway, their comprehensive wedding program guarantees satisfaction to all genres of Brides and grooms.
The Conquerors
Probably Ireland's most established Wedding/Corporate band. Click on the link to view or listen to their vast variety of music.
Deja Vu
Deja vu offers a complete and versatile musical experience which appeals to all audiences young and old.
Restless Wedding Band
Restless are fast becoming the most talked about wedding band in both their home town of Galway,and also throughout the rest of the country.With their blend of youth and experience,you can be sure that your wedding,corporate event,christmas party etc. will be a night to remember.
Music Circle _ Entertainment Co-Ordinators
Music Circle supplies the very best in musical talent. We are passionate in our desire to help make your day a truly memorable one.

We can provide string quartets, male and female church soloists, rock and jazz groups, showbands, tribute acts, pianists, one-man bands, traditional Irish musicians and dancers. Whatever your event, we have the music to suit, and we will always negotiate the most competitive price for you.
The Weightless Cosmonauts
Nicola is the lead singer of Galway based Wedding Band The Weightless Cosmonauts. The Cosmonauts is a sister band to The Weightless Astronauts. Both bands are well known as Galway's best party bands. The Cosmonauts are very popular with modern wedding couples who want all of their guests on the dance floor for the entire night. The Cosmonauts pride themselves in always having the most current chart toppers in the set as well as traditional Waltz, Jive and Rock and Roll to keep everyone smiling.
Raindance
Raindance are one of Ireland's leading entertainment providers for Weddings, and have played most every Wedding Hotel, Castle and Exclusive Wedding Venue nationwide.Please take some time to read through our website to see videos of the band in action, browse through our extensive setlist, and then contact us to arrange to see us in action for yourself - to realise that we are the band you've been looking for...
The Wondertones
Galway Wedding Band The Wondertones are an 8 Piece Band with a musical sound enriched with Luxurious Harmonies, Funky Guitar, Eclectic Keys, Brass, Kicking Drums and Bass. With four vocalists.......The Wondertones make good music…great!
Wavelength
Wavelength, formed in 1999 are a 6 piece dance band (5 male, 1 female) with over 70 years combined experience covering a wide range of music including Rock n' Roll, Country, Traditional, Sixties thru to Today, The Showbands Era, Chart Hits & Irish, a band that's able to kick out tunes across a wide spectrum, a band to meet all your musical needs providing great music for your occasion with energy, elegance and style, the band that has made the party for many weddings, dances, corporate & private functions.
Legacy
Legacy, number 1 for weddings, dances, corporate events, special functions, shows, parties, entertainment for all occasions, in all styles, for all ages. That special special wedding day which requires the very best wedding band, that prestigious corporate event, that celebration party, or any other function,that requires the very best musical entertainment, Legacy is the band that always provides the quality, professionalism that all such functions deserve.

Wedding Cars

Wedding Cars Ireland
Wedding Cars Ireland is the new name for Getaway Wedding Cars and Getaway Limos who are well established suppliers of top-end modern and vintage wedding cars. We have had hundreds of delighted customers who have experienced our rare and exclusive cars, along with our first class attention to detail and etiquette.

Based in Galway, Wedding Cars Ireland have won many awards for both our service and cars, in 2010, we won the coveted, WOL ‘Transport Supplier of the Year’, award. In 2011 and again in 2012, we won the Real Weddings, ’Transport Supplier of The Year’, award. Our wedding cars range from the sensational Italian Supercar, the Maserati Quattraporte, to the quaint and iconic
1923 Ford Model T, the Art Deco 1925 Dodge Brothers Supreme, to the latest Chrysler 300c LUX.
Padraic Walsh Wedding Car Hire
We offer a Chauffeur driven 1970's Chestnut coloured Rolls Royce Silver Shadow. Features include ribbons, flowers and champagne for your jouney. Personalised number plates are also provided, giving you a unique souvenir of your day.

Wedding Make Up

Caroline Kilgallon Make Up Artist
Trained in the prestigious International College of Make Up Artistry in Galway, Caroline earned her diploma and was awarded an ITEC Certification in 2009. Since then she constantly attends workshops and seminars keeping her up to date on all the latest trends and techniques and is now specialising in bridal and graduation make up applications but caters also for any occasion or age group.
Malvina Barrett Make Up Artist
Malvina is not only a highly trained makeup artist but also a qualified beauty therapist offering clients fantastic skin care and beauty advice. Specialising in bridal makeup, Malvina travels to the brides home or location of choice on the 'Big Morning'. She is also highly sought after for her one-to-one makeup lessons which, along with bridal trials are conducted at
Malvina the Makeup Artist Studio in Loughrea, Co. Galway (by appointment).
Sandra Gillen
Sandra Gillen Freelance Make Up Artist based in Tuam Co.Galway
Serene Beauty Salon
Every bride deserves the luxury and relaxation of pre wedding treatments and a professional make-over to ensure she looks her best on her special day. Yvonne will work with the bride on a one-to-one basis to create the look the bride visualises for her wedding day. All the packages detailed below are available in Salon or in your own home or chosen venue, nationwide.

Wedding Planning

Help Plan My Wedding
Specializing in working with couples to help them plan their wedding in Ireland or abroad. We are based in Dublin but provide our services nationwide. With over 15 years experience in the wedding industry, we know exactly what is required to plan a dream wedding.
Shane Cunningham Impressionist
Comedy at your wedding? Why not! We all need a good laugh and what better way to enjoy your night than in the company of Daniel O Donnell or president Michael D Higgins, with a surprise guest appearance who knows who will walk through the door and give you a night to remember!