History of Bridal Fashion
Learn the history of costume design with an emphasis on wedding dress styles, fabrics, and fashion. Understand how fashion is the primary inspiration for theme styled events.
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Elizabeth Galindo’s History of Bridal Fashion
The History of Bridal Fashion highlights particular and varying status of costume with an emphasis on wedding dress practices and customs from the ancient world to the 21st century in the Western world.
About the Course
This course offers in-depth, historical knowledge about weddings gowns and wedding cultures from around the world. This will give your bridal clients a deeper and more purposeful understanding of the meaning behind the gowns they choose for their wedding day.
About The Author
Elizabeth Galindo PhD is a couture and Costume designer who is a member of the Costume Designer’s Guild Local 892. She is also a costume and production design researcher working with directors such as David Fincher, Terrence Malick and Paul Thomas Anderson. Galindo earned a Bachelors of Science from the University of Southern California. Galindo earned a Masters Fine Arts and a PhD in Performance Studies with an emphasis in Film and Fashion at the University of California, Davis. Galindo’s dissertation is titled “The Interaction of ‘Originary Practices’ and Costume Design in the Development of Historical Film Genre in 21st Century Hollywood Cinema.”
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Elizabeth Galindo even has a star on the “Hollywood Walk of Fame” for her contributions to the world of Fashion and Film.
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Lovegevity’s Bridal Consultants Certification
If you’re looking to start a new career in wedding and event planning, you might want to consider getting certified. This will ensure you have all the knowledge to offer the best services to your clients, and you’ll also have a recognized qualification to add value to your offering.
What are the Benefits of a Bridal Consultant Certification?
Here at Lovegevity’s Wedding Planning Institute, we are the number one certification program in the industry (and around the world) – offering aspiring wedding planners the best possible education. Bridal consultants that train with us learn through online courses, on-campus classes, seminars, workshops, and hands-on internships.
We offer a bridal consultant certification program that is created for real-world applications. We have developed a dynamic, interactive teaching method with clearly expressed concepts and principles. Our bridal consultant certification is the premier education in the business of planning weddings. It is accepted across the US (and around the world) as the standard curriculum and business training for wedding professionals.
Our courses are suitable for beginners and experienced bridal consultants alike. We have partnerships with Kevin Lee Weddings, New York Fashion Week, Lisa Vanderpump’s Charity Gala, and more. This allows us to provide you with many new opportunities for hands-on internships. We’ve offered internships with Bravo TV, Preston Bailey Designs, and David Tutera, just to name a few.
What to Expect from a Bridal Consultant Certification Course
Our Certified Wedding and Event Planner (CWEP) course is the perfect all-round course for those looking to move into a career as a wedding planner. If you’re looking for a bridal consultant certification course that teaches you
industry best practices,
the latest design techniques, and
successful business methods,
Association of Bridal Consultants Certification
As part of your learning, you will be taught how to create service packages, set up your business (including contracts, structures, and marketing), and learn all the basics of planning, budgeting, and executing the perfect wedding for your clients.
This course typically takes about 8-12 weeks to complete, but you can also work at your own pace, so you can finish sooner. As with most courses offered by us here at Lovegevity’s Wedding Planning Institute, we offer 12 month Payment Plans or a discount on payment upfront. The CWEP is a core program in the Master Wedding and Event Planning Certification. It is the ultimate learning for those who are serious about achieving a bridal consultant qualification.
Start Your Bridal Consultants Certification with Lovegevity
Many of our courses qualify for tuition assistance or financial help from various places to off-set the costs of training to change your career. Many financial grants are available for those who are eligible, depending on your state. We also offer Military Funding through MyCAA as part of ed2go’s online college partners. Our staff is always happy to help if you would like to discuss your options for funding or set-up an affordable payment plan.
Hands-on learning is delivered through paid internships – not only gaining you valuable experience for your portfolio but also the opportunity to earn as you learn. – With training offered by some of the biggest names in the wedding and event planning industry, personal letters of recommendation alongside your bridal consultant certification will set you apart as the go-to wedding planner in your area.
Tuition is paid in full.