Announcing The Winners Of The Let’s Talk Weddings Awards 2023

We are delighted to announce our winners of the Let’s Talk Weddings Awards 2023, which was held in Moyvalley Hotel & Golf Resort on the 24th September 2023 with over 200 of our premium Let’s Talk Wedding Suppliers.

We would like to take the opportunity to thank our judges for making the difficult task in choosing the winners. The panel of judges was combined of real brides and grooms.

Credited Images Dermot Byrne Photography.

Wedding Stationery Supplier Of The Year 2023

The Paper Lane

The Paper Lane are specialists in the print and design of bespoke made to order Wedding Invitations, RSVP Cards, Seating Plans, Table Names, Save the Date cards, Guestbooks, Order of Service Booklets, Menus, Thank You Cards, and much more. We have a beautiful range of Invitation designs that can be tailored to your own theme. We also design and print bespoke wedding stationery to meet the individual needs of wedding couples everywhere.

Wedding Planner Of The Year 2023 

Elevate Weddings & Events

Located in Kerry, Ireland, Elevate Weddings and Events is a seasoned Irish wedding planning and consultant company that provides contemporary, exquisite, unique wedding design and management services.

We blend conventional wedding planning and etiquette with a fresh perspective and a uniquely creative method of designing and managing weddings and events.

Our attention to detail, design flair and enthusiasm for producing truly unique wedding events enable us to give an outstanding and one-of-a-kind wedding experience with ease.

Wedding Hairstylist Of The Year 2023 

Up Style Funk Hair

Upstyle Funk aka Mags is a bridal hairstylist who prides herself on incredible service. Offering a full bridal experience ‘from trial to aisle’, she ensures her clients not only have gorgeous hair, but that they enjoy the entire experience with lots of  laughs, professionalism and a relaxed atmosphere.

Wedding Make Up Artist Of The Year 2023 

Dee Buckley Make Up

It’s such a pleasure and a privilege to be a small part of a Bride’s big day! Bridal Makeup is all about beauty – beautiful polished makeup that enhances your natural beauty and also ensures that you and your Bridal Party look amazing and flawless in your photographs, all through the day (and well into the night!). I have always loved Makeup’s ability to totally transform confidence, and having sky high confidence is never more important than on your wedding day! I get such joy from seeing my brides (and clients) float away feeling their absolute best and most beautiful

Wedding Specialist Of The Year 2023 

The Wedding Nanny

We provide a private nanny for your family on your most special day. Our team will have a range of different activities such as arts and crafts, drama, games, songs and dancing to keep the children entertained throughout the day.

Wedding Videographer Of The Year 2023 

AV Media

Creates timeless, cinematic films that beautifully tell the story of each couple’s unique love story. With years of experience in the industry, working along side some of the best people in Ireland Veselko has honed it’s craft to deliver high-quality, emotional, and visually stunning videos that will be cherished for a lifetime.

Bridal wear Provider Of The Year 2023 

Angelo Bridal

Get ready to find your dream dress at Angelo Bridal, the iconic bridal store in the heart of Dublin One! Designed with luxury and intimacy in mind, we are dedicated to helping you choose your dream dress in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Stocking a wide range of styles by international designers such as Luce Sposa, Modeca and Madeline Gardner New York Morilee, we have something for everyone, whether you are a laid back boho bride, or are planning the big fairytale wedding of your dreams.

Ceremony Music Supplier Of The Year 2023 

Lauren Tynan Music

Lauren’s love of music led her to complete a Bachelor of Music from DCU, where she graduated, securing a first class honours in performance. She continued her studies and completed a Master of Education in Music. She has been involved in singing and performing her entire life and guarantees to add a little bit of magic to your event.

DJ Supplier Of The Year 2023 

Midlands Dj

Trevor has being doing this for the past 17 years and he is privileged to have been a finalist & Winner over 16 times for many prestigious national wedding awards. Testament to the wonderful couples that he gets to collaborate with and make their day so special, year on year.

Pre Dinner Music Supplier Of The Year 2023 

The Victory Dolls 

Add some 1940s to your 2020s with The Victory Dolls! This close-harmony trio puts a playful flair on the sophisticated class of “the good old days” with a little something for everyone. Hep step to The Andrews Sisters classics, reminisce over the smooth jazz of Ella, and enjoy the best of both worlds with a vintage twist on some of your modern favourites! Hop on the Chattanooga Choo Choo and add a touch of class to your wedding or event with The Victory Dolls!

Grooms wear Provider Of The Year 2023 

Moran’s Menswear

Moran’s Menswear Superstore established in 1970 is synonymous with style, quality and affordability in men’s fashions, wedding attire and accessories. We have a dedicated wedding room which is by appointment only where we can cater for all your needs . In 2022 we won the prestigious DRAPERS AWARD FOR BEST INDEPENDENT MENSWEAR STORE IN IRELAND AND THE UK

Traditional Music Supplier Of The Year 2023 

Ceili Cottage

It’s all about having the craic at weddings! Get your crowd up Ceili dancing, wow them with some Pro Irish dancers or have a top quality lively trad session with your guests. We have a range of instrumentalists across Ireland, from bodhrans and harps to fiddles & pipers – we have you sorted!

Magician Supplier Of The Year 2023 

Carl Campbell Magician

He has performed on TV and on the corporate sector for companies`such as Google, Microsoft and Bank of Ireland. Now he brings his magical talents to your wedding day. Your guests will gasp and laugh in amazement at the unbelievable magic that they witness. Your day will be pure magic and that’s the best trick of all.

Personalised Gifts Supplier Of The Year 2023 

HanaLee Studios

The hands, head and heart behind HanaLee Studios, our award winning company where we make personalised gifts and accessories for weddings, new babies and children. We are a family business, passionate about our beautiful products and delivering the best customer experience.

Photographer Of The Year 2023 

Meath Photos

After capturing the moments of 100’s of happy couples you can trust Paul at to photograph your wedding day in a fun & relaxed style putting everyone at ease. Contact us today to get a quote for your wedding day!!!

Wedding Accessories Supplier The Year 2023 

Si Jewellery

My pieces are designed and created not just to be aesthetically beautiful, but to offer inspiration, comfort and love to those who wear them. I absolutely love when  I get a call or a message from a potential customer who has an idea of what they would like to be made, and I can convert the exact idea they had in mind into a gorgeous custom piece. Nothing makes me happier, I love what I do.

Wedding Band Of The Year 2023 

Electric Circus 

Electric Circus are a dynamic five piece band providing top quality entertainment for your special occasion. A fully live band with optional brass section we have your entertainment needs covered. Electric Circus can also provide the music for your wedding ceremony, drinks reception, classical piano during your meal and a professional DJ service. We’ve got everything under one big top!

Wedding Celebrant Of The Year 2023 

Enda Harte – Spiritual Ceremonies 

Spiritual Ceremonies have been privileged to have walked with over 15,000 couples, from all over the world, on their journey toward their special day here in Ireland since 2010.  We travel the length and breadth of Ireland, from Cork to Donegal, seven days a week, making memories with our couples on their special day.  In fact, we performed the first legal outdoor wedding ceremony in Ireland in April 2011.  All of our celebrants have public liability and professional indemnity insurance.

Wedding Cake Supplier Of The Year 2023 

Amazing Cakes

Your wedding cake should be a fusion of personal style and good taste literally! A truly memorable wedding cake will be a focal point of your reception and will feature prominently in many of your photos.

All our cakes are made to order in a variety of shapes and colors to complement your bridal party. Our cakes are freshly baked using only the finest ingredients and liqueurs to suite your design and taste.

As Ireland’s favourite cake maker we are pioneers of dazzling cake design!

Wedding Candle Supplier Of The Year 2023 

I Do For You

My name is Baiba. I’m the business owner, designer and mam of 3 lovely children who run around me and keep me very busy…especially a little boy who is 2 years old. ​​​As a stay at home mam I decided that I finally wanted to do something myself so as I love crafting very much I made the decision to start my own online business. I started out a good few years ago by making gifts for my own children, friends and family’s birthdays/weddings and christenings. I’ve always loved it. With such good feedback I decided to try and start my own business by making these custom and personalised gifts. This is now my new baby ”I DO FOR YOU” was born.With all your essential support, I hope I can grow my small business and reach my goals. I  always try my best to produce gifts that are unique and will stand out both now and into the future.

Wedding Car Provider Of The Year 2023 

Classic & Executive Car Hire

Classic and Executive Wedding Cars is a family-run business based in Ardee, County Louth. Operating throughout Leinster, we specialize in genuine vintage Rolls Royce and vintage Daimler cars. The cars are luxurious, elegant, and perfect for your special day.

Wedding Entertainment Supplier Of The Year 2023 

Gossip Band

Gossip Band are a Dublin based wedding band  and party band like no other. They have become one of the most in-demand event bands in the country.

Catering for Weddings, Corporate Events, Birthdays and more! They can offer you everything from ceremony music, drinks reception, live band, Dj, Sax and Dj, Late night sing-song – You name it, they have you covered!

Wedding Event Decorator Supplier Of The Year 2023

Wildflower & Wren

At Wildflower & wren, our goal is to bring your dream wedding to life.
With our love of all things flowers and our experience of current wedding trends.
we are here to join you on your journey to styling your perfect day!

Wedding Florist Supplier Of The Year 2023

Adonis Flowers

Adonis Flower Designers is an iconic flower shop located in the historic Iveagh buildings – in the heart of old Dublin city centre – The Liberties, Dublin 8.

International Supplier Of The Year 2023

The Bride n Groove | Italy’s Irish Wedding Band

The Bride n Groove | Italy's Irish Wedding Band is the perfect band to top off your Italian Wedding. We've been filling dancefloors in Italy and providing Live Wedding Entertainment and Music to help our couples create unforgettable memories. We cater to all couples, whatever nationality, celebrating their Wedding Day here in Italy and elsewhere - Irish, English, Scottish, Welsh, Americans, Swedes, Kiwis, Aussies, half Italian, anyone who wants a buzzing dancefloor all night filled with great live music and a unique party band.

Wedding Venue Of The Year 2023

The Westgrove Hotel

The 4-star Westgrove Hotel, nestled in the picturesque village of Clane is one of Kildare’s most beautiful Wedding Venues.  Less than 30 minutes from Dublin City Centre,  The Westgrove Hotel offers you everything in one place - a superb setting, luxurious decor, stunning Banqueting and Ceremony Suite, Exclusive Drinks Reception areas including a Spacious Mezzanine with Baby Grand Piano, Private Bar and Private Roof Terrace.  Your guests can relax and enjoy our on site facilities including a Leisure Club with Swimming Pool and Gym, Award Winning Cuisine and a 5 Star Reputation that is second to none for excellence and friendliness throughout our entire team.

Wedding Coordinator Of The Year 2023

The Lucan Spa Hotel - Alison Tighe

Situated on its own grounds, Lucan Spa Hotel offers a charming backdrop for your wedding day. Our private woodland area offers beauty and tranquillity for your day irrelevant of the season, while the beautiful 19th-century Georgian décor of the hotel extends luxurious classical surroundings for your wedding album.

Newcomer Of The Year 2023

BMG Sound

With over 20 years experience in the entertainment business, customer service has always been high priority and owner Billy Mc Galey has built up an impressive 5 star customer service rating. Billy prides himself on being a professional wedding DJ and specialises in full night wedding sets

Newcomer Of The Year 2023 Highly Commended

Niamh Hogan Music

Niamh Hogan is a female singer originally from County Clare with a love for Celtic Irish Music. Catering to all music tastes, Niamh will work with brides and grooms to create music they will not forget on their special day. Working solo and with a well renowned Trad Band - Vegas Trad, Niamh provides ceremony music, drinks receptions and day 2 music. Packages are available and catered to couple's needs. Currently living in Dublin, Niamh is available to travel nationwide. Don't hesitate to get in touch today!

 Supplier Of The Year 2023

Meath Photos

After capturing the moments of 100's of happy couples you can trust Paul at to photograph your wedding day in a fun & relaxed style putting everyone at ease. Contact us today to get a quote for your wedding day!!!

Outstanding Excellence Award Of The Year 2023

Shelley O Shea Celebrant

A celebrant is someone who creates bespoke ceremonies with a personal touch, one of a kind,  for all of life’s milestone moments.  Ceremonies, like the welcoming of children into the world ( baby naming, renewal of wedding vows & of course Wedding ceremonies themselves.

Highly Commended 2023

DJ Lloyd Bracken

Lloyd is based in Offaly and has been very lucky to be Entertaining all over Ireland for more than 25 years in the Wedding, Party & Event Industry and he would be delighted to bring that experience to your Big Day!

He works very closely with all couples to ensure that you and your guests have a night to remember.

Highly Commended 2023

Eric Ronan Photography

Eric specialises in wedding photography, being one of the top wedding photographers in the Dublin Meath area. Having taken up photography at a young age in Dublin, Eric has now spent several years as a professional photographer. Meath is now home to the Ronan Family and Eric’s award winning wedding photography business.
You may prefer the contemporary, candid, reportage style or more formal group shots. Eric can do it all. There are several wedding packages available including wedding album and a cd of your wedding photographs in digital form.

Highly Commended 2023

Hair By Aoife

Aoife is a freelance hairstylist based in Co. Meath but available to travel.

Aoife has been working in the industry for 16 years and trained in The Robert Chambers Academy on Grafton Street.

She has a natural flair for hairdressing and is a fun and calming presence on the morning of your wedding. She will take the time to get to know a bride and to find the perfect style for you.

Highly Commended 2023

Ocean Sands Hotel

Close your eyes and picture yourselves walking hand in hand on the golden sands on your perfect wedding day. Capture the moment in your heart and savour it forever

Highly Commended 2023

Auntie Katies

Here at Auntie Katies we provide care and entertainment for your kids on your wedding day. We cater for various packages to suit you on your big day including our most popular package that is a 24 hour care and entertainment package. We like to ensure your children and any other children at the wedding are having fun and are being cared for all day long.

Highly Commended 2023

Tina Lynagh Music

Tina is a multi award winning professional wedding singer with almost 20 years experience, covering all styles of music from church hymns to classical, Irish as Gaeilge or contemporary modern songs and much much more for your ceremony or drinks reception. This covers music to suit every age group so there is something for everyone.

Highly Commended 2023

Grace Dunne Singer & Make up

Grace has been a professional singer for over 25 years. My backround is Musical theatre having performed in the Worlds most popular Musical Les Miserables in UK and Ireland, the show's tenth anniversary in the Royal Albert hall London and a performance in Wembley stadium Euro '96.e