Join us for a wedding planning bootcamp to discuss tips and secrets directly from industry experts. Companies speaking include Zola, Bloomerent, Our Story Bridal, Brideside, Loli Events, Black Lapel, The Knot and more.
Admission is FREE and limited spots are available. RSVP today.
We'll be covering the following topics with each company:
Our Story Bridal:
5 Secrets to Finding the Perfect Wedding Dress: After helping hundreds of brides find their dream dresses, Creative Director, Lucia Cornejo, will discuss her top secrets to finding your dress while having fun and saving some money! The discussion will also include insider tips for accessories and alterations.
Our Story Bridal is NYC's only luxury bridal consignment boutique, pairing like-new sample and preowned designer dresses (Inbal Dror, Monique Lhuillier, and more) at a great discount with a full service experience.
Choosing Your Wedding Florist & Saving on Flowers: Founder of Bloomerent & a Bloomerent florist, BloomBar, will answer all of your wedding flower questions. Everything from what questions you should ask during your florist interview to the easiest way to find out if the flower you love is in season for you wedding.
Our goal at Bloomerent is to make choosing your florist and selecting your wedding flowers easier for you. From our sharing platform to our newest product, Bundles by Bloomerent, we aim to make the cost of wedding flowers more transparent and the booking process faster.
Registry 101: How to get the gifts you want: Zola's resident registry expert Melissa Trentadue will share tips on how to create a wedding registry that will delight you and your guests. She'll address common questions like what's an appropriate price point to add to your registry, is it still considered bad manners to register for cash, and what do you do if you already have everything?
We're Zola, the wedding company that will do anything for love. We're reinventing the wedding planning and registry experience to make the happiest moment in our couples' lives even happier. Zola's tools are all free and include beautiful wedding websites, a guest list manager, customizable checklist, and a dream wedding registry. From engagement to wedding and decorating your first home, Zola is there, combining compassionate customer service with modern tools and technology. All in the service of love
Creating an insta-worthy bridal party look your bests will love: Brideside stylist, Allie, will keep it real and share tips and insights to the most commonly asked questions from our brides. She'll provide guidance on how to style the leading ladies in your life, regardless of style, budget or body type. She will also showcase inspiration and top trends hot off the NYC Bridal Market runway.
We're Brideside, the bridesmaid dress destination built for friends. We make it easy to shop online, at home, or in person with complimentary help from our team of style consultants. We offer a wide selection of bridesmaid dresses and gifts, designed to flatter every body type and budget.
Black Lapel Custom Clothiers:
5 Things You Need to Know Before Buying Your Wedding Attire: We have fitted thousands of happy grooms and groomsmen for their big day. We will be sharing our top five things our Concierge would ask about before we take the first steps in selecting your wedding attire.
Black Lapel specializes in custom, made to measure garments for any event with a dress code. Every Black Lapel wedding is assigned a dedicated Concierge to guide you through the measurements process and help you to build an outfit specifically created with your custom design details and preferences in mind. These outfits are also backed by our Flawless Fit Promise which includes complimentary alterations for those who may lose a couple pounds before the wedding!
A Wedding is Born. Where to Begin & How to Budget: Wedding planning should be fun and exciting! We will tell you where to start and how to not feel overwhelmed throughout the process.
Loli Events is based in NYC & Paris. We are understated-luxury wedding planners & designers. Lauren & Rachel are in NYC and Coralie is in Paris. We offer everything from Full- Planning to hourly consulting.
How to Get the Best Images on Your Wedding Day: Trent will share his tips on getting the best photographs on your wedding day. After nearly a decade of photographing weddings, Trent will share his advice on topics of timing, planning and scouting, as well as what you can do to get photos that feel authentic to who you are as a couple.
Trent and Dara, the husband and wife team and founders of Trent Bailey Studio, create beautifully authentic and artful images of life’s most meaningful and intimate moments. We feel that there is no bigger honor than photographing a couple’s wedding as it is the first record of a new beginning. The images we create will be passed down for generations to come. Our work at its essence is about blending honest art with real life moments of the wedding day to create beautiful photographs and tell your story. With a south Louisiana upbringing & now living in New York City, we are so often drawn to the simple moments.
I Do Glam
Tips & Tricks of Saying "I Do" To Wedding Beauty: Nikki and Rosa, I Do Glam founders and owners, will be sharing their secrets as to how they make their beautiful brides not only look gorgeous, but more importantly feel gorgeous. From make-up to hair to spray tan, this duo will cover it all.
I Do! Glam celebrates and caters to your needs with ourfull service mobile salon that offers professional hair styling, makeup services and organic spray tan for all occasions in the comfort of your home, hotel, or on a location of your choice. It's simple, we come to you - eliminating the need for you to schedule travel time, worry about traffic or the weather on your special day so you can relax more to look and feel your best.
Wedding Trends with a Twist: Real Weddings Editor for The Knot, Becky Murray, will showcase trends that are on the rise—from out-of-the-box venues to moody color palettes—and discuss how to incorporate and personalize them for your own celebration. She’ll provide attendees with actionable inspiration to jumpstart their wedding vision and planning. Becky will also provide guidance on how to work with hired wedding pros to ensure everyone is on the same page in creating a cohesive wedding vision.
We’re The Knot, the nation’s most trusted wedding resource offering a seamless, all-in-one planning experience—from finding inspiration and local vendors to creating and managing all of your wedding guest experiences, hosting your personal wedding website, curating your personalized registry and more. The Knot’s suite of wedding planning tools are all free to use and have already helped more than 25 million couples plan a wedding that’s uniquely them. You can check out The Knot and their wedding planning tools online, on newsstands, and in the app store.