Course:  London

Hyde Park Corner, London, SW1X 7TA, United Kingdom
Dates:  26-28 March 2018
Investment:  $2800/USD

Welcome to The Lanesborough

Offering round-the-clock, dedicated butler service in each room and suite, guests at The Lanesborough are assured their every needs are well served – with thought, surprise and charm. Celebrated as much as a destination for food and drink as a hotel, The Lanesborough is home to the Michelin-starred Céleste restaurant, an award-winning afternoon tea service, a seriously seductive Library Bar and one of London’s best cigar and Cognac lounges – The Garden Room. The finishing touch on the hotel’s masterpiece renovation has been the unveiling of the prestigious Lanesborough Club & Spa, London’s finest new fitness and health destination, open exclusively to members and hotel guests.

Just a short walk from Harrods, Harvey Nichols and London’s most exclusive shopping district; Sloane Street, this grand mansion overlooking Hyde Park Corner has undergone an inspired renovation by the famed interior designer Alberto Pinto. The hotel is home to 93 luxurious suites and bedrooms, Michelin-starred Céleste restaurant, the vibrant Library Bar and Garden Room and the magnificent Lanesborough Club & Spa.


~ Special Guest Speaker: To be announced soon! ~ Getting to know Karen Tran: her story, challenges and triumph. ~ Creating A Signature Style Wedding ~ You will learn how to create an unforgettable style that is will appeal to today’s luxury market. ~ Using Social Media to advance your business: Which platform works best for you?

~ Grand Scale Floral design ~ In every wedding space there is a feature floral piece. The flower wall, flower entrance or over size hanging florals. We will incorporate one of these spectacular element into our program. Attendees will receive hands-on experience in creating these artwork. Learn to incorporate large piece items into your design to capture the luxury market.

~ Designing a ‘Karen Tran’ wedding. We will work on creating an ‘over the top’ floral pieces using luxurious linens, fine china, custom stationery and fresh flowers to produce an opulent table setting. We will return to this spectacular setting to dine with new industry friends. The Gala is promised to be extravagant for all our fabulous attendees to enjoy. Theme to be announced.

Marketing and Branding: In addition to learning techniques and the mechanics behind all the designs, we will discuss how to refine your brand to target the luxury market. Using all social media platforms to elevate your brand and your business.

The floral experience starts at 9:00am each day. Cost of event includes Breakfast and Lunch each.  Also an opening party dinner and a spectacular Gala dinner on Wednesday evening.  Please note this event is NON-REFUNDABLE but transferable to another individual for the same event.


Just a short walk from Harrods, Harvey Nichols and London’s most exclusive shopping district; Sloane Street, this grand mansion overlooking Hyde Park Corner has undergone an inspired renovation by the famed interior designer Alberto Pinto. The hotel is home to 93 luxurious suites and bedrooms, Michelin-starred Céleste restaurant, the vibrant Library Bar and Garden Room and the magnificent Lanesborough Club & Spa.

Elizabeth’s cake emporium
Elizabeth Solaru is the founder of Elizabeth’s Cake Emporium. Recognised as one of the best wedding cake companies in the world, the company creates beautifully handcrafted cakes that are adorned with the most realistic edible jewellery, sugar flowers, lace, pearls and gems. Their creations have been featured in numerous national and international blogs and publications including Wedluxe, Strictly Weddings, The Telegraph, Wedding Flowers, Conde Nast BRIDES, Wedding Magazine, OK!, Hello, Wedding Cakes – A Design Source, Cake Design Cuccina Chic, Magie de Zuckers and Grace Ormonde.

Planned for Perfection

Planned for Perfection is an International Luxury Wedding & Event Planner based in London and The Cotswolds. Owner Jane Riddell creates unique and truly personalised weddings, each designed to meet her discerning clients individual requirements. Providing a personal & professional approach to wedding planning, Jane ensures the most perfect celebration, that reflect the personalities of each of her happy couples. With years of invaluable, award winning experience, your wedding day really will be ‘Planned for Perfection’


With an incredible team of home grown and international florists, we create innovative and beautiful floral designs using the finest quality flowers. With a fabulous Clerkenwell store and a online fast flower delivery service, we are the first choice London florist for the discerning city dweller.

Roberta Facchini is a London based Luxury Destination Wedding Photographer of note who regularly photographs the dreamiest weddings all over the world. Her work has taken her countless times to Italy and Greece, and also further afield to St Lucia, Ireland, Norway, Portugal, Morocco and the South of France. She has a wonderful aesthetic and her use of light is exemplary which has seen her wedding and editorial work being featured regularly in the best bridal magazines and blogs including Vogue, Wedluxe, Condé Nast BRIDES, Strictly Weddings and more. Roberta is also the preferred event photographer for Condé Nast BRIDES in the UK.

Every year Niche London String Quartet thrill and entertain thousands of guests with their brilliant performances, frequently performing for Royalty, Celebrities and Worldwide Brands. Niche musicians are available as a full string quartet, trio, duo or as soloists for corporate and private events, weddings, TV and recordings.

Niche Quartet is made up of highly skilled, classically trained professional musicians with a wealth of performance experience both at home and abroad. Our members have played in hundreds of musical settings, including such prestigious venues as The Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace and toured with bands like The Gorillaz & Elbow.

The Niche repertoire is particularly special as it spans across a variety of genres from Classical Favourites to the latest Chart Hits. Niche Quartet love to wow with their modern song arrangements and their repertoire list grows everyday. Niche specialise in using their musical versatility to provide clients with a musical feast that will leave guests thrilled and delighted!
Look, Listen and Love – Niche London Quartet

Diana Mcdonald-Walton has over 20 years experience as a Hair & Make-up Artist. She established herself in London after training in both hair and make-up at the BBC and is highly sought after in both the TV and wedding worlds. She lives in the Cotswolds where she bases herself for work all over the UK and abroad and is very highly regarded and the trusted choice of tv production companies, commercial photographers, celebrities, wedding planners and brides.

Wick & Tallow brings a bold touch of British individuality to the luxury home accessories and fragrance industry, offering their own unique take on traditional products by combining an emphatically British style with an eccentric sophistication. They take inspiration from centuries past and combine this with cutting edge design and manufacturing techniques to create time-honoured products with a contemporary approach. Each individual product is the result of exacting attention to detail, with every aspect designed in house and hand crafted in England using only the finest materials. Born out of a love for good design, great fragrances and a deep respect for heritage and character, Wick & Tallow exists to challenge the conventional and established market, engendering our products to the masses.

Nothing creates energy in a room quite like the furniture you fill it with, and no one fills a room quite like Greathire.

For all your furnishing needs, Greathire offers a perfect array of beautiful pieces from their never-ending haul to suit every occasion, style and venue.

Whether by travelling around the world or staying tuned into leading furniture, art and fashion channels, founder Aundrea Insinna and her team are always keeping their fingers on the pulse of the design world. Seeking inspiration for their ever-growing lines of furniture, Greathire incorporates these exciting trends and translates them into something truly special – pieces that are both show-stopping in style and practical in function.

Tables, chairs, candelabras, settees, decorative accessories, embellishments and everything else in between, Greathire is constantly innovating and refreshing their collection, establishing a perfect blend of classic favourites and contemporary, fun furnishings. Their extraordinary care and attention to detail is second to none – as is their sense of imagination and fun! Whether it’s for a glamorous city party, a lavish photo shoot or a star-studded movie set, Greathire has all of your furnishing needs covered.
All of the furniture is carefully installed by the professional (and strong!) Greathire in-house team who will work around the clock to set up your space perfectly. Better still, they will leave without a trace and you’ll hardly know that they were ever there!

We are a passionate team of filmmakerswho love producing creative, emotional and story driven wedding films.Using creative composition, natural light and small cameras we will film your wedding or private event as discreetly as possible, capturing footage that is natural and spontaneous – often your guests wont even realise that they are being filmed.

We have experience of filming luxurious events taking place over a number of days in multiple locations, through to beautiful, intimate weddings held in one location, both here in the UK and overseas into Europe.

We love what we do; from the initial consultation and hearing all about your plans, through to filming your day and producing beautiful, cinematic films for you. For us it’s not just about one day, it’s an exciting journey where we will be privileged to get to know you along the way.

Contact Alison Golby:

T: +44 (0)7834 770572



I: @vogueweddingfilms

Whitehouse Event Crockery was formed out of a passion to supply the finest and most innovative glassware and crockery for events and private hire. 
With over 15 years valuable experience in the event hire industry and an understanding of clients requirements for “something special and unique”, we have travelled and sourced all our products from around the world to bring you elegant designs and colours to grace any table or scheme.
The Grosvenor Stationery Company has developed a powerful reputation for exacting standards across a host of printing disciplines. The team of artisans Henrietta has gathered round her share a determination to push the boundaries of technical possibilities whilst never compromising on the stationery being anything less than beautiful and elegant. The signature of a Grosvenor Stationery Company product is based on the setting and layouts being crisp, clean and measured in appearance and then comes the explosion of colour. There is a complex relationship between the design elements that we bring together when creating one of our pieces. We are immensely proud of our artisan heritage and seek to continue hand making beautiful stationery for years to come.

Richard Parsons is a member of the world-famous Magic Circle and is one of only a few full-time professional magicians in the U.K.
An award-winning entertainer, Richard has performed at many prestigious weddings & luxury events around the U.K. & Europe.
His act, warm personality and captivating magic charms guests and ensures that your event is the one that everyone is talking about!

Cost of Program: $2800.00/usd

Your Investment includes:
  • Breakfast & lunch each day &  opening dinner on the beach
  • Welcome gift
  • All educational sessions with expert speakers and hands-on with Karen Tran
  • The making of the Gala’ master class with Karen Tran
  • Spectacular GALA dinner on Wednesday 28 March, 2018.
This event is open to all Wedding professionals.
Cost of event does not include accommodations or airfares.
Attendees may stay at any hotel of their choice.

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