Member Feature: Glam Four Seasons Wedding by StarDust Celebrations

AACWP is proud to share this Four Seasons wedding planned by member Weddings by Stardust. Fashion, glamour and baseball come together in this stunning celebration of Austin and Jonna’s nuptials. From the Stardust team: It was all hands on deck for this Major League Baseball star and hi...

Get Involved with AACWP in 2017!

It's that time of year again! 2017 is nearly here, and the American Association of Certified Wedding Planners will need talented, hands-on volunteers to contribute to our board-led committees. Committee members are a huge part of our success at AACWP and being part of a committee is a great opp...

Member Feature: Dramatic Farm Celebration by Forever Events & Weddings

Photographer Morgan Chidsey describes her work as, "A thoughtfully curated story of the truthful capture of two souls who choose to do life together, forever." We can't agree more with the way she photographed Jordan and Tyler's wedding, planned by talented AACWP Member Julie Blakey of Forever Event...

Membership Benefit: AACWP partners with Aisle Planner!

AACWP members: If you are looking for an online planning resource to help manage your events, AACWP has partnered with Aisle Planner to provide our membership with savings as they grow their clientele. Members will receive 25% off their package for the first three months with Aisle Planner. This pro...

Event Recap: Calligraphy and Hand Lettering with Art by Ellie

On October 18th, Brittni of Art by Ellie educated AACWP members on new trends in modern calligraphy and hand-lettering for invitations and other wedding-related paper goods. Members even got an introductory tutorial in hand-lettering! Wedding planners sipped on wine and enjoyed fresh sushi from R...

Vendor Love: October 18th Member Meeting

We're pumped up about our Calligraphy & Lettering member education event coming up October 18th, with expert Brittni from Art by Ellie!  When we host events at AACWP, many wedding and event professionals pitch in their efforts to create a beautiful and comfortable environment. We'd l...

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    4 months ago by aacwp The  #aacwpclass  is off to a great start at  @thelaureltexas  ! Future wedding planners heard from Lauren Kitchens of  @fancycakesbylauren  , all about the role of a wedding planner from Lisa Yarbro of  @weddingsbylisayarbro  and Interviewing potential clients from Rhonda Baker of  @preciselyasplanned  !  #weddingplanningtraining   #aacwpcourse 
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