The Spring 2017 edition of South African Wedding Inspirations on sale now 15 Aug 2017 Read more >> The Wedding Expo has a tradition of acknowledging the outstanding efforts of the exhibitors by awarding Best Stand or Stand Excellence certificates to those exhibitors who go the extra mile to produce excellent stands. 14 Jun 2017 Read more >> Visit The Cape Town Wedding Expo to plan the perfect day you have always dreamed of and live happily ever after. You will find a world of rich inspiration for the perfect wedding day at The Wedding Expo, where a collection of the finest wedding resources, products and services have been brought together to help you plan your wedding day just the way you dreamed it. 7 Jun 2017 Read more >> The winter edition of South African Wedding Inspirations on sale now 1 Jun 2017 Read more >> In a first for the magazine, South African Wedding Inspirations is sponsoring the fashion show at the upcoming Wedding Expo at the Ticketpro Dome on 11 and 12 March 2017. 9 Mar 2017 Read more >> If you want to embrace the hottest new trends in your upcoming wedding, then you need to grab a copy of the Autumn issue of South African Wedding Inspirations, on sale from 13 March nationwide. In this issue, we look at the season's most exciting trends – botanicals, metallics, amazing floral #inspo and to-die-for showstopper cakes. 2 Mar 2017 Read more >> Has everyone been telling you how to plan your wedding since the day you said “YES”? 13 Feb 2017 Read more >> Summer is the season of weddings, and with very good reason! Glorious weather, sensational outdoor settings and a lazy holiday period combine to make this a dreamy time of year for love. If you're looking for amazing ideas for your upcoming summer wedding, the summer 2016 issue of South African Wedding Inspirations, on sale from Monday, 12 December, is an absolute must-have! This exceptional title, brought to you by The Wedding Group, once again presents the very best of the South African wedding industry for brides to enjoy. With glamorous styled shoots, sensational reception ideas, to-die-for bridal fashion and a host of informative and entertaining hints, tips and honeymoon ideas, is a must-read for every bride-to-be. 6 Dec 2016 Read more >> The Wedding Expo was awarded the Diamond Arrow Award in the 1000 - 5000m² category at the annual PMR.Africa National Survey on Event and Exhibition Organisers in South Africa, proving that this event is the most luxurious, extensive and well-loved wedding show in South Africa. 27 Oct 2016 Read more >> You are in the right place to plan your wedding, so take your time and gather the contacts from your favourite suppliers. There are fabulous wedding industry experts at the expo, taking place on 14th and 15th of March, to provide you with a wide range of services and products and you can book your entire wedding at the expo! 27 Feb 2015 Read more >> It's party time in the new summer edition of Wedding Inspirations magazine. You'll find all the need-to-know details about planning an outdoor wedding, a destination do and the most beautiful, sparkling wedding themes. 5 Dec 2014 Read more >> The Wedding Expo® is proud to announce that it has received the Diamond Arrow Award in the 1000 to 5000m² category, in the annual National Survey on Event and Exhibition Organisers in South Africa, run by PMR.Africa. 23 Oct 2014 Read more >> One of the highlights of The Wedding Expo®, which took place this past weekend at the Coca-Cola dome, was the announcement of The Wedding Expo® Bride of the Month's ultimate winner, The Wedding Expo® Bride of the Year 2013/2014 in association with the Saturday Star, the beautiful Sherise Gangan from KwaZulu-Natal. 16 Sep 2014 Read more >> There are many things that make spring so alluring and you'll find several of them - including fresh flowers, colour and romance - all over the new issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine. 2 Sep 2014 Read more >> The Wedding Expo takes place at the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate on 6 and 7 September 2014 and is the best place for those about to walk down the aisle to walk down the expo aisles and be inspired for that special day. The Wedding Expo now offers not only two days of the best in the wedding industry showcasing everything a bride needs for her special day, but is proud to announce the launch of the Wedding Expo app which will allow the planning and fun to continue long after the expo ends. 29 Aug 2014 Read more >> So, he asked you the big question and you said, "I do"! 15 Aug 2014 Read more >> Winter may not be everyone's favourite season, but it certainly has set the scene for a wonderful new issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine. 11 Jun 2014 Read more >> The Wedding Expo Cake Challenge sponsored by Philips and Yuppiechef was once again a great success and we are very pleased to announce the winners. 23 Apr 2014 Read more >> Most engaged couples are enthusiastic about their wedding plans (the brides-to-be especially!), so it is not surprising that The Wedding Expo® attracted more than 12,000 visitors to the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate, Johannesburg on the weekend of 5 and 6 April. 15 Apr 2014 Read more >> If you are a fan of all the cake shows on television, then you will love The Wedding Expo® Cake Challenge! The cakes entered into the competition will be on display at The Wedding Expo® on 5 and 6 April. 28 Mar 2014 Read more >> If the thought of autumn makes you feel blue, Wedding Inspirations will definitely brighten your mood. The latest issue - on sale from 24 March - celebrates white's return to favour and is full of crisp, classy ideas for special occasions. 19 Mar 2014 Read more >> The Wedding Expo®, South Africa's biggest bridal show, is excited to announce that Philips and Yuppiechef will be joining them in the search for the next best wedding cake in The Wedding Expo® Cake Challenge, held at the Expo on 5 and 6 April 2014. 24 Feb 2014 Read more >> Brides and grooms, help is on its way with South Africa's biggest wedding show! 19 Feb 2014 Read more >> With wedding season in full swing, the latest issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine is brimming with must-have trend advice and information. 2 Dec 2013 Read more >> "Is imitation flattery or brand theft?" asks Amanda Cunningham, founder and managing director of The Wedding Expo, one of South Africa's top niche consumer exhibitions and the leading exhibition in the wedding industry. 26 Sep 2013 Read more >> Glamour was a key theme at the Coca-Cola light Fashion Spectacular. Couture designers and ready-to-wear labels filled the runway with elegant, and often vintage inspired, wedding gowns featuring sparkling details such as diamante and sequins, floral embellishment and layers of tulle and lace. Silhouettes were soft and sophisticated or full and romantic, while neckline styles ranged from strapless to one-shoulder and halter neck style. For grooms, the overriding look was smart and sophisticated with two- and three-piece suits in colours such as black, charcoal, navy and grey, though certain designers did inject bright bursts of colour to reflect the approaching season. 13 Sep 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo® is thrilled to announce that Lizan Zondagh, from Spero Villioti Elite Design Academy, scooped first place in the inaugural The Wedding Expo® Young Designers Bridal Awards. Casey Jeanne Walters from the Durban University of Technology and Sarahlee Haywood from Design School southern Africa, were the first and second runners-up respectively. 10 Sep 2013 Read more >> Coca-Cola light limited edition cans designed by Marc Jacobs are a hit at SA's favourite bridal event 3 Sep 2013 Read more >> As wedding season kicks into high gear again, brides can look forward to a wealth of fresh ideas in the latest Wedding Inspirations magazine. 21 Aug 2013 Read more >> Coca-Cola light limited edition collection designed by Marc Jacobs light up the ramp at SA's favourite bridal event 20 Aug 2013 Read more >> Getting engaged and looking for the perfect bridal show for all your wedding needs? Look no further than The Wedding Expo®. 15 Aug 2013 Read more >> After a comprehensive judging process, the finalists of The Wedding Expo Young Designers Bridal Awards have been chosen and will showcase their gowns on the fashion ramp at The Wedding Expo on 24 August 2013 at 10am. 19 Jun 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo is thrilled to announce the Young Designers Bridal Awards at The Wedding Expo. The finals of which will be held in a show of the finalists and their designs on the runway at the Expo on 24 August 2013. 7 Jun 2013 Read more >> Winter is typically quiet for the wedding industry, but that doesn't mean there is a shortage of new ideas and information for couples planning their nuptials - as the latest issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine attests. 4 Jun 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo is delighted to announce a partnership with Coca-Cola Light who have signed on to be the headline sponsors for the fashion shows at the August 2013 The Wedding Expo. 8 May 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo Cake Challenge with Clover and Sasko Flour was a fantastic success, with Cakes by Pat taking the Best Overall Cake and Best Tasting Cake categories! The Best Decorated category was won by The Cake Genie and Magnolia Bake and Cake was voted the Public's Favourite Cake. 7 May 2013 Read more >> There are many life changing events in a woman's journey through life, but none more exciting than planning their very own wedding. February was the month of love with loads of engagements and the feverish start to wedding planning. Which is why, The Wedding Expo, SA's oldest and most trusted bridal fair, is the must attend bridal event for any bride to be, and is perfectly timed as the place to start planning your dream wedding. 14 Mar 2013 Read more >> Times are tough for magazines but as Wedding Inspirations enters its fourth year of production, and its second year in a larger, A4-size format, it is clear this niche title is going from strength to strength. Advertising is up, distribution has increased and content is growing. 13 Mar 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo® Cake Challenge is looking for "the best cake in 2013" and has secured cake specialists to help find it. 28 Feb 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo, South Africa's premier bridal show, will take place on 6-7 April 2013. This is the must-attend bridal event for any bride-to-be planning a dream wedding. Dresses, shoes, accessories, music, invitations, table decor, flowers, photographers, cakes, honeymoons - The Wedding Expo has it all! 5 Feb 2013 Read more >> The Wedding Expo®, South Africa's premier bridal show, which will take place from 6th - 7th April 2013, is proud to announce a partnership with Clover and Sasko Flour for the successful Cake Challenge in April 2013. 8 Jan 2013 Read more >> Summer is prime wedding season - and prime party season - so it's no surprise the latest issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine is filled with sizzling ideas for stylish celebrations. 27 Nov 2012 Read more >> The Wedding Expo has joined forces with PinkDrive to provide free clinical breast cancer tests at its 2013 shows, and to promote the Pink Bride competition, which helps spread breast cancer awareness and education. 13 Nov 2012 Read more >> The Wedding Expo® has just celebrated its 20th show and has cemented status as South Africa's leading bridal show with a substantially high number of visitors through the door. 5 Sep 2012 Read more >> Spring is around the corner and so too is Wedding Inspirations' latest magazine. On sale from August 27, the leading bridal title's spring edition is filled with fabulous content inspired by the freshness, beauty and romance of the season. 21 Aug 2012 Read more >> The Wedding Expo is delighted to announce that it is bringing Sarah Haywood, Britain's top celebrity wedding planner, to South Africa in August to host two exclusive bridal workshops in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The events, held in association with Wedding Inspirations magazine, will see Sarah discuss the latest international wedding trends and share her top tips for wedding planning success. She'll be joined by local industry experts who will also offer advice on subjects such as bridal fashion, jewellery and make-up, as well as table decor. 14 Aug 2012 Read more >> Exhibitor briefings prior to an exhibition seem to have all but disappeared from management companies' diaries with electronic communication overtaking an event where the logistics forms and deadline dates are laboriously gone through. 30 Jul 2012 Read more >> Nicole Allen, editor of Wedding Inspirations, has seen this leading bridal title grow from a stylish, handbag-sized A5 to a gorgeous A4 that is truly world class. We asked her a host of questions about the magazine and the challenges faced by niche publications. 13 Jul 2012 Read more >> Exhibitions attract the same or similar audiences to each show that is produced and so, in order to stay new and exciting, you have to be innovative about events and value added programmes that you add to your exhibition, so says Amanda Cunningham, managing director for The Wedding Expo. 12 Jul 2012 Read more >> Wedding Inspirations has unveiled its Winter 2012 edition - the second in its new glossy A4 format. 4 Jun 2012 Read more >> The Wedding Expo® experienced a record number of visitors at its 19th show on the weekend of 31 March - 1 April. Over 15 000 excited brides, grooms, their bridesmaids and families were able to plan their upcoming weddings with over 300 of South Africa's leading wedding specialists. 5 Apr 2012 Read more >> After two years as a handbag-sized magazine, Wedding Inspirations - one of SA's leading bridal publications - has gone bigger and bolder. The magazine's new A4 format will allow it more space to provide valuable advice and inspiring ideas and information for brides- and grooms-to-be. 28 Mar 2012 Read more >> Saying I Do? Need Inspiration? 300 of the who's who of the wedding industry will be showcasing everything a bride could ever dream of wanting to find for her special day and more! Brides-to-be will be able to plan their day down to the finest of details at The Wedding Expo®. Dresses, shoes, accessories, music, invitations, table decor, flowers, photographers, cakes, honeymoons, The Wedding Expo® has it all and more! 21 Mar 2012 Read more >> The history of the wedding cake is quite unexpected and can be traced back to mediaeval times when the cake would have been made of wheat and thrown at the bride as a symbol of fertility. Society has come a long way since then! But regardless of how the ritual of the wedding cake began, today it is, without a doubt, an essential part of any wedding day! 22 Feb 2012 Read more >> The weekend of the 10th and 11th of September saw The Wedding Expo® celebrate its eighteenth exhibition on their tenth year anniversary, cementing its status as South Africa's leading bridal show with a substantially high number of visitors through the door. 16 Sep 2011 Read more >> The Wedding Expo dishes up yet another heavenly delight in September... enjoy. 1 Sep 2011 Read more >> The Wedding Expo®, South Africa's premier bridal exhibition, will kick off the spring/summer wedding season in style this September with a brand new Trends Theatre focused on the latest wedding ideas and inspiration for 2012. 24 Aug 2011 Read more >> The Wedding Expo®, South Africa's premier bridal exhibition is setting trends in September 2011. 14 Jun 2011 Read more >> The weekend of the 9th and 10th of April marked The Wedding Expo's seventeenth exhibition and tenth year anniversary, cementing its status as South Africa's leading bridal show with a record number of visitors through the door. Visitor numbers hit the 15 000 mark, up 2 500 from last year's show. 13 Apr 2011 Read more >> The Wedding Expo®, the most trusted bridal show in South Africa, has announced that it will be celebrating its ten year anniversary by giving back to charity. 4 Apr 2011 Read more >> Fresh from his recent fashion coup of transforming the Mandela Bridge into a runway fashion extravaganza, David Tlale is set to join the ranks of other local and international fashion designers who will be showcasing their bridal couture at the highly anticipated fashion shows taking place at The Wedding Expo on the 9th and 10th of April. 30 Mar 2011 Read more >> The Wedding Expo®, South Africa's premier bridal expo, celebrates its 10th anniversary on 9-10 April 2011 at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg. 24 Mar 2011 Read more >> Unprecedented queues at the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate for The Wedding Expo® during the weekend of 4 and 5 September resulted in increased visitor numbers for South Africa's most trusted premier bridal show. 30 Sep 2010 Read more >> The Wedding Expo® has announced the successful registered trademarking of their brand name underpinning the success and distinctiveness of the brand. 4 Aug 2010 Read more >> You're dreaming of a white wedding but you just don't know where to start?
The SA bride's most trusted bridal expo; The Wedding Expo is the only place to start! 28 Jun 2010 Read more >>
The Wedding Expo has a reputation of being the most beautiful consumer show with exhibitors raising the bar on stylish décor show after show. 17 Jun 2010 Read more >> The Wedding Expo, South Africa's largest bridal consumer expo, believes that one of the reasons they are able to offer superior quality services to their clients is due to their loyalty to key service providers. 8 Jun 2010 Read more >> "Win a R20 000 pamper party!" This is just one of the reasons to buy the latest issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine which hits the shelves today, 7th June. 7 Jun 2010 Read more >> The Wedding Expo will cement its endorsement of the SA School of Weddings by speaking to students about the importance of marketing their business. 23 Mar 2010 Read more >> The new-look Wedding Inspirations magazine was launched at a stylish event at the Westcliff Hotel in Johannesburg. This comes after announcements earlier this year that Jacquie Myburgh had joined forces with Amanda Cunningham to take the magazine into the consumer market. 8 Mar 2010 Read more >> The Wedding Pavilion by The Wedding Expo at the Women's Show is the new must-visit one-stop-shop for the bride-to-be in Cape Town! 11 Feb 2010 Read more >> Wedding Inspirations is proud to announce that the already popular glossy magazine is getting a fresh new face from 2010. 20 Jan 2010 Read more >> The Wedding Expo launched the all-new Wedding Pavilion by The Wedding Expo at the Women's Show at a morning event at the Lagoon Beach Hotel in Cape Town. 9 Dec 2009 Read more >> The Spring/Summer 2009 issue of Wedding Inspirations magazine was a sellout success at the Spring The Wedding Expo on 5 and 6 September 2009. 30 Sep 2009 Read more >> The Wedding Expo and its exhibitors are partnering to make one lucky bride-to-be's dream come true with the all-new Win a Wedding competition. 13 Aug 2009 Read more >> South Africa's largest bridal exhibition, The Wedding Expo held bi-annually at the Coca-Cola dome, will once again welcome conference,
exhibition and event management students from Randburg Damelin College to the show in April. 17 Mar 2009 Read more >>
In an effort to continue to offer the bride-to-be additional value at The Wedding Expo, bridal workshops are being launched and will run on Saturday 4 April and Sunday 5 April at The Wedding Expo at the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate, Johannesburg. 25 Feb 2009 Read more >> Despite the downturn in the economy and a reduction in spending, brides-to-be will once again converge on The Wedding Expo held at the Coca-Cola dome in Northgate on 4 and 5 April 2009. 19 Jan 2009 Read more >> The Wedding Expo continues to grow attracting an increasing number of brides-to-be, their grooms and family to find the perfect suppliers to suit their style and often significant budgets. 15 Jan 2009 Read more >> To get the most out of your bridal show experience, get there early and plan to stay for the day. Don't just walk past the stand holders and pick up information, talk to them as this can save you time with appointments later on. 24 Nov 2008 Read more >> Wedding Inspirations, the bi-annual bridal magazine which was launched at The Wedding Expo in September 2007 is preparing to work on the fourth issue of the magazine. 20 Nov 2008 Read more >>