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About The Hanging Lantern Company

  • About The Hanging Lantern Company

Specialist Wedding & Events Team with over 700 styles of paper lanterns and a bespoke creative studio to create almost anything!

We are one of the UK and Europe’s leading distributors of paper lanterns, LED Wireless lighting, and wedding decor, with all products made in our own factory.

We have an in house Wedding & Event team and a creative studio which uses the latest Trotec Laser cutting technologies. This enables us to develop and create completely bespoke and personalised décor for weddings, events and Visual Merchandisers.

Our wedding lantern showroom and studio are open during the week and we are happy for brides and clients to drop in for a coffee when passing, or to make an appointment with one of or stylists.

You can put your trust in us, and our team can guide you through any look and help you every step of the way. 

We can also offer professional lantern set-up & installation services, working with experts across the UK. Visit our inspirations area which shows many of our most recent wedding and corporate set-ups.

Our ever growing high profile customer base includes - the BBC, ITV and SKY for use on film sets for Sherlock, Dancing on Ice, Hollyoaks, BBC 3’s Frankenstein’s wedding, DIY SOS, Children in Need, and The London Olympics 2012 Opening Ceremony!

We also supply large volumes of products for in store visual merchandising at Selfridges & Co, Boux avenue, Mamas & Papas, John Lewis and Harvey Nichols to name a few. Details can be found in our corporate capability pages. 

Meet the Team

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  • Aimee - Wedding & Event Team

    Aims

    Aims is one of the longest serving members of our dedicated Wedding & Events team.

    She combines creativity with organisational skills to come up with suggestions for different venues, looks and themes, and, guides clients through every step of the process.

  • Sam - Wedding & Events Team

    Sam

    Sam dedicates her time to bridal and trade enquires of all nature, whether small or large, last minute or years in advance.

    She brings innovative flair, care and commitment to each and every wedding, and works with Visual Merchandisers creating bespoke displays using our range of laser cut "hand drawn" product collections.

  • Claire

    Claire

    Claire is our creative lead focusing on our “hand drawn” collections. She is an experienced and innovative award winning designer, having held snr design roles at some of the UK's leading companies & brands.

  • Brad - Hanging Lantern Company

    Brad

    Brad manages key partnerships with our strategic clients. He also heads up the delivery of large scale projects and business developments.

  • Lawrie - Hanging Lantern Company

    Lawrie

    Lawrie provides in depth engineering expertise for our studio.

    He works with CAD and Inventor and primarily works with our laser cutting clients on bespoke jobs such as Visual Merchandisers, retailers and corporates.

  • Rob Payne - The Hanging Lantern Company

    Rob

    Rob owns The Hanging Lantern Company, and overseas all areas of the business.

    He focuses on the development and delivery of new innovative products whilst ensuring the smooth running of the day to day operation.

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