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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.

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

  • Aimee - Wedding & Event Team


    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 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 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 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 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 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.