Author: Kylie Carlson

How to Become a Wedding Planner

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It’s a lot of work, but it’s a lot of fun! Confession time! Have you always loved a 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… Read more »

How to Choose a Name for your Wedding Business

Choosing a name for your wedding business is exciting because it means you’re a step closer to realising your dream of becoming a wedding planner. However, it can also be a bit of a stumbling block for many people too. Choosing a name that says what you do whilst appealing to your clients isn’t as… Read more »

Freedom Day for the Wedding Industry

The Wedding Industry is back in the UK! As most of you may know, I’ve been with the Academy for a year now. The majority of my blogs have revolved around our year of lockdown: How to Make Your Home a Creative Space 5 Study Tips for Trainee Wedding Planners How to Get Motivated as… Read more »

How do you start your own wedding planning business?

How do you start your own wedding planning business

This is a question we hear all the time. How do you start your own wedding planning business? When we dig a bit deeper we hear things like… “I’ve got a logo for my business.” “I’ve picked the perfect name so I’m ready to start.” “I’ve started an Instagram Page and it looks amazing.” But… Read more »

A Day in the Life of a Wedding Planner

A Day in the life of a Wedding Planner

Today we’re looking at the day in the life of a wedding planner on game day, AKA the wedding day. It’s time to jump into the shoes of Wedding Planner. One of the biggest things most newbie planners underestimate is just how much of your own preparation there is to do. On the big day… Read more »

5 Traits a Wedding Planner Needs

The Must Have Personality Traits of a Wedding Planner. So many people are drawn to the idea of being a Wedding Planner. And we don’t blame them as it’s really a fantastic career. Most people think they have a  good idea of what the role may entail. Especially if they’ve planned their own wedding, or… Read more »

TikTok for Wedding Pros

Tiktok for Wedding Pros

TikTok for Wedding Pros but I’m callingit WedTok. So, as you all know, I mention Pinterest in almost every single one of my blog posts. It the ultimate guide for inspiration for both newbies, and for the more experienced of us. However, something that I don’t think even gets half the recognition it deserves, is… Read more »

How to Become a Destination Wedding Planner

Have you ever dreamed about becoming a destination wedding planner? Can you imagine planning weddings in dreamy locations like the Amalfi Coast in Italy, The Cote d’Azu or maybe Marrakech in Morocco? As things are starting to open up slowly around the world the pull of a destination wedding for many couples is a big… Read more »

Brainstorming and Creative Brain Aerobics

The Creative Brain Aerobics

Time to talk brainstorming and creative brain aerobics I’m the first person to admit that I HATE going to the gym. But I love power walking with my border collie Lottie out in the French countryside. It’s so invigorating and boy does it get my creative juices flowing. The endorphins kick in and the adrenaline… Read more »

The Wedding Styling Lab 2021

The Wedding Styling Lab 2021

The Wedding Styling Lab 2021 is now open for enrolments. Would you love to style weddings with the wow factor but don’t know where to start? Then drop what you’re doing and take a look at this. The Wedding Styling Lab is an online program combining live training with a full certification program. It’s the… Read more »