Understanding the Wedding Industry - Guide for Beaders

2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Sports Bar

An overview of the UK wedding industry: current trends, beading techniques suitable for making bridal jewellery, common wedding themes, wedding bloggers and influencers, places to sell bridal jewellery, wedding crafts on social media, pricing handmade bridal jewellery. Each attendee will receive a booklet and a small selection of crystal beads and pearls. Workshop by Ivana Mearns, founder of Wedding Crafts Academy and bridal headdress designer with over ten years of experience. Ivana will be sharing some of the best-kept wedding industry secrets.  

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Ivana Mearns

Ivana Mearns is the founder of Wedding Crafts Academy, a wedding industry expert and a bridal headdress designer with many years of experience. Ivana’s designs appeared in various magazines, on stage and in films. Ivana is a designer with an international reach. Her headpieces were worn at weddings in many different countries and two of her jewellery sets were worn by Miss England 2013 at the Miss World Competition in Bali.