Recommended suppliers for celebrations

The RIBA is delighted to recommend the following suppliers for your celebration:


Hayford &
020 3130 9219

Co-owned by three sisters, Amy, Laura and Joanna Rhodes, Hayford & Rhodes is the new name and the sisters the new face of what was originally William Hayford Ltd.

Only ordering the freshest and finest blooms, the team are seriously passionate about flowers. The Rhodes sisters' have a totally refreshing outlook on all things floral and love to design gorgeous creations combining vintage chic with contemporary styling and achieve the wow-factor time and again. From simple table centres to extravagant room transformations, the expert team go to great lengths to deliver creative solutions and a dedicated personal service which make each and every event truly unforgettable

Wedding Photography


Highly recommended photographers who regularly work at the venue include:

Damian Bailey Photography October 2011 wedding - RIBA slideshow

Paul Toeman Photography December 2010 wedding - RIBA slideshow

Lloyd Dobbie Wedding Photography December 2010 wedding - RIBA Blog

Fitzgerald Photographic

Hayford and Rhodes florist



The Urban Flower 020 8510 0333

Tuff specialises in bespoke floral installations to embellish any environment, natural or built, interior or exterior, traditional or contemporary.

Tuff work with a wide variety of materials in a range of styles, including baroque, gothic and postmodern. Tuff is equally at home with a marble mantelpiece or a Perspex plinth. From champagne receptions in grand halls to intimate dinners in panelled dining rooms, tuff will find a design solution to rock the foundations or raise the roof!





020 7127 5303

With over 18 years' experience decorating the most wonderful weddings, private parties and corporate events, Lavender Green has an unsurpassed depth of knowledge and range of designs. Lavender Green is all about building lasting relationships: from the initial brief and design process through to creation, their clients know they can rely on every member of their highly inventive, hard-working and experienced team.

Lavender Green weddings

Winter wedding design



020 7193 9414

Douglas is an experienced London wedding photographer. He enjoys weddings and believes that this passion for wedding photography is crucial to creating stunning and memorable images. Over the day his reportage style - using only available light (no flash), and strong composition - is unobtrusive to capture the happy atmosphere without causing a distraction to the family or guests.

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Photograph by Douglas Fry






Sternberg Clarke
020 8877 1102 

Sternberg Clarke are a leading supplier of entertainment for corporate events, weddings and private parties. With a huge range of talented acts on their list, they will prepare bespoke proposals for our clients and are able to deliver the traditional to the truely extraordinary to enhance your celebration at the RIBA.



Uptown Events
020 8358 7320

With over 20 years' experience in the entertainment industry, Uptown Events has the attention to detail to ensure that your event has the all-important 'wow' factor. The team can provide just the disco or full entertainment, making the party one to remember. Uptown Events has been working with RIBA Venues for a number of years, putting the fun into our Barmitzvahs and Batmitzvahs and making them all a huge success.

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Uptown Events at the RIBA

Barmitzvah disco at the RIBA by Uptown Events


Little Venice Cake 7486 5252

The award-winning innovative design and inspiration of the Little Venice Cake Company ensures their position as the leading designer of couture wedding, birthday and celebration cakes. The designs are completely bespoke, contemporary and classic, focusing on breathtaking intricate craftsmanship combined with those that are totally indulgent.

Little Venice Cake Company



Beauty and the
07966 690207

The Beauty and the Bakery ethos is to 'add beautiful detail to classic baking' and this is achieved through avid following of fashions and trends in cake design, using classic sugar craft techniques and constantly striving to create new and exciting twists on traditional recipes and designs.

Jenny Porter comes from an Event Management background so truly understands the the effect a cake has within an event and how it creates a great 'wow' factor for any special occassion.

Kosher Catering

We work closely with the following caterers who are all able to provide kosher catering at the RIBA.

James Zimmer 
020 8830 8330

Jason Millan 020 8624 3296

Celia Clyne Banqueting
020 7111 1223
020 7111 1223

020 8830 4000
020 8830 4000 

Please note that the RIBA does not take any responsibility for our recommended suppliers.