Month: December 2020

24 Hours of FREE Wedding Industry Education

So this year, like so many others, we've pivoted the report. We've focused on the 'stories' that have come out of this year... Tales of resiliency from couples who've gone through devastating postponements or cancellations and the wedding businesses that have pivoted in a crisis. We've looked at the state of the wedding industry, the changes we've seen and what we can do to aid recovery. AND of course, we're sharing all the usual tips and advice from wedding experts around the world on the new wedding styles we need to be aware of but this year the biggest focus is on strengthening your business.

Yes I really did say 24 Hours of FREE Wedding Industry Education. You should know by now that at the Wedding Academy we love being the first to do things. Personally, I can never resist a challenge and this time it’s a challenge on steroids. In what way? Well my friends, we’re hosting the FIRST… Read more »

Pantone Colour of the Year 2021 and Wedding Design

Katie Mustard

It’s here at last…The Pantone Colour of the Year 2021. Every December we all wait with baited breath to see what the Gods at Pantone deem to be the colour of the year. As a trend driven industry this announcement absolutely has an affect on what we do within the design of our weddings. However,… Read more »

How to Create a Xmas Tablescape

How to Create a Xmas Tablescape. Everything you need to know. Are you hosting Christmas this year? As a Wedding Stylist-to-be this is your chance to really shine. Don’t worry – there’s no pressure to be the next Martha Stewart, but the one non-negotiable element to your festive event design is of course, the table…. Read more »

Books for new Wedding Planners

When you’re first starting out in a new industry it’s hard to know where to start. At the Wedding Academy we offer in-depth courses to help you get started and they give you a fantastic grounding. But sometimes we want to be inspired by others who have gone before us. Those that have really made… Read more »