Author: Martha

5 Tips for a New Year Creativity Boost


When you work in the wedding industry you need to develop a high level of creativity to succeed. And you need your creativity to be available on the spot in different circumstances. So here are my top 5 tips to boost your creativity levels in 2022: 1. Experience the events you want to plan Before… Read more »

5 Tips for Styling a New Year’s Eve Party

Hosting this year? Why not impress your guests with some gorgeous New Year’s Eve party styling! I hope you’ve all had the most wonderful Christmas. Eating, drinking and being merry with your loved ones! This is a magical time of year but I’m always surprised and a little glum when Christmas comes and goes again… Read more »

6 Steps to Styling a Tablescape as a Wedding Planner

6 Steps to Styling a Tablescape as a Wedding Planner

Styling a Tablescape as a Wedding Planner is an art but it’s one you can absolutely learn. Have you ever wondered how you desing a tablescape with the wow factor? One that gets pinned hundreds of times on Pinterest? At the Wedding Academy our Advanced Certificate in Wedding Planning, Styling and Business is one of… Read more »

The Winners of our Pantone Colour Challenge


Our Wedding Academy community have risen to the challenge of designing a wedding inspiration board inspired by the colours that Pantone have predicted will be trending for Spring Summer 2022. The quality of moodboards and gorgeous trend-focussed wedding themes have been top-notch this year. So a big round of applause for everyone who got involved… Read more »

The 2022 Pantone Wedding Design Colour Challenge

Prepare to get creative because our Pantone Wedding Design Colour Challenge is back! We all love a good styling and design challenge so this month we’re bringing back our most popular competition ever. As many of you know, Autumn is the time we focus on looking to the year ahead, compiling all the need-to-know wedding… Read more »

How to get a Wedding Planning Internship

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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 »

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 »

Growing a Destination Wedding Planning Business

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Launching and growing a destination wedding planning business is an exciting journey. Our student community is truly global and they all share a passion for weddings and events. Some of our students come from other unrelated professions driven by a dream to work in this fabulous industry. Others join the Academy as existing wedding pros… Read more »

Meet Wedding Academy Student And Wedding Pro Samantha

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Today we have the absolute pleasure of introducing you to one of our wonderful Wedding Business Launchpad students Samantha Withey. And she is also the founder and wedding pro of her sustainability-focused wedding business, Willow & Rust Weddings. We recently interviewed Samantha to find out what she’s been up to and to discover more about… Read more »

Meet Wedding Academy Student and Wedding Planner Sonya

Meet Wedding Academy student and wedding planner Sonya! Earlier this month we interviewed one of our wonderful graduates Ayla Toyokawa. And today we want to introduce you to another talented member of our Wedding Academy community, Sonya Uribe. Sonya is one of our students on the Advanced Certificate course and last year she launched her… Read more »