Month: August 2021

Wedding Planning After Covid-19

wedding planning after covid

It’s wedding bells for the wedding industry after more than a year of tears, tantrums and disruption thanks to Covid-19, but now weddings in 2021 are back with vengeance, according to the New York Times, this August.   Last year there was a pandemic-provoked plummet, which led to cancellations of wedding venues, photographers, florists and… Read more »

Destination Wedding Planning Mentor – Kristin Sullivan

Destination Wedding Planning Mentor

Last week we met our Wedding Mentor Zoe and this week we’re introducing you to our Destination Wedding Planning Mentor based in Florida, Kristin Sullivan. Kristin’s story is a great one as it’s one I think many of you will be able to relate to. She fell in love with the idea of being a… Read more »

Why Hire a Wedding Stylist…

Why Hire A Wedding Stylist

Okay, people, let’s get this one thing out of the way – wedding stylists are different from wedding planners, whatever you may have heard. They can, in reality, be one and the same in a combined role, but whilst the wedding planner oversees the overall wedding, the wedding stylist is focused on the aesthetics –… Read more »

How to get a Wedding Planning Internship

get an internship

How do you get an internship in the wedding industry? This is one of the biggest questions we get asked by those dreaming of a career as a Wedding Planner. Landing an internship is a great way to develop your practical skills and put everything you’ve learned from your Course into practice. Many wedding planners… Read more »

Wedding Planning Mentor Zoe McKeown

Wedding Planning Mentor Zoe

Here at the Wedding Academy we have a wonderful team of Mentors who help our students to become wedding planners and stylists. They work with them to help them set up their own business or to get a job in the wedding industry. Whatever they need to realise their dream of becoming a Wedding Planner…. Read more »

What Does A Wedding Planner Actually Do?

what does a wedding planner actually do

  Among the madness of a wedding, the one person couples getting married should rely on entirely is the wedding planner extraordinaire– and that could be you! Every wedding planner is different and offers various planning services, but all planners should save their clients’ time (and hopefully, money) by taking control of events throughout this stressful… Read more »

The Difference Between a Wedding Stylist and a Floral Designer

What is the difference between a Floral Designer and a Stylist? This is a question we often hear from those entering the wedding industry. It’s also a hot topic of conversation at the moment, as many people who are entering the industry as Stylists, are offering some floral design services. A Floral Designer has a… Read more »

How to Become a Wedding Planner

wedding global academy

It’s a lot of work, but it’s a lot of fun! Confession time! Have you always loved rom-com about weddings? Do you get a slight shiver every time you hear the words ‘I do’, or start to well up when you see a bride in her wedding dress for the first time? Then becoming a wedding planner… Read more »

How to Become a Floral Designer

Getting Started as a Floral Designer

Do you have a passion for flowers and all things botanical? Would you love a career that allows you to incorporate work with flowers? If you’re a creative type looking for a fun and fulfilling career that ties in your love for florals then read on and find out more about the role of a… Read more »