History of Bridal Fashion Course

History of Bridal Fashion

Learn the captivating history of bridal fashion with an emphasis on wedding dress styles, fabrics, and fashion!

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History of Bridal Fashion
Here's what you'll learn

If you’re eager to turn your creative passion into a rewarding wedding or event planning career, our History of Bridal Fashion course will be a great learning experience.

About the Program

This fascinating online course offers aspiring wedding professionals the opportunity to explore centuries of bridal fashion under the guidance of renowned designer, Dr. Elizabeth Galindo. The History of Bridal Fashion illuminates the origins and evolving significance of wedding attire across cultures and time periods.

Without a structured program or expert guidance, building your business and making a name for yourself can feel like an uphill battle—frustrating, to say the least.

That's where Lovegevity comes in. We've already catapulted thousands of aspiring planners into successful careers, spanning more than 40 types of events across 25 countries. Are you next?

Course Details

Over 8 weeks, uncover influential styles, fabrics, and customs related to bridal dress from ancient world traditions up to 21st century fashion in the Western world.


Library of resources & templates for Wedding & Event Planners

Instructor-led and self-study options to fit your schedule and learning style

One-on-one video or phone conference calls with your instructor

Internship opportunities, both paid and unpaid, to gain real-world experience at high-profile events

This fascinating course is led by acclaimed costume designer Elizabeth Galindo, PhD.

Dr. Galindo earned her PhD in Performance Studies from the University of California, Davis, where her groundbreaking dissertation examined historical film genre through the lens of fashion origins. She also holds a Masters in Fine Arts with an emphasis in Film and Fashion, as well as a Bachelors of Science from University of Southern California. 

Downloadable study guides to reinforce weekly lessons

Exclusive access to a private Facebook group for connecting with fellow students.

Option to earn a verified certificate of completion to enhance your credentials

Lifetime access to course materials through our online platform.

Discounts on future Lovegevity courses to continue learning

History of Bridal Fashion is offered by Lovegevity, a company that’s been in the wedding and event education business for 25 years.

Complimentary WedTech Academy Membership

Enjoy a WedTech membership that provides ongoing access to all program updates and an ever-expanding library of resources.

free 1 year membership

Enroll With an Established & Trusted Education Provider

Lovegevity is a CTE (Career & Technical Education) provider in the wedding, event, and hospitality management education industry for over 25 years with programs in over 2,200 accredited colleges and universities.

World wide recognition


Course Modules

In-depth exploration of bridal fashion history.


Origins of Bridal Attire

Understanding the beginnings of bridal dress across cultures.


Styles and Fabrics

Exploring bridal fashion styles and fabrics throughout history.


Cultural Significance

Examining how wedding garments reflect cultural identity.


Bridal Fashion in the 21st Century

Analyzing contemporary bridal fashion trends.









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Right For You?

Our program is perfect for motivated and goal-oriented individuals who are ready to jump into the world of event planning, producing, and designing.


Aspiring Wedding Planners

Gain an expert eye for advising clients on dresses that complement their style and heritage.


Bridal Boutique Owners

Appreciate and incorporate diverse cultural dress traditions to better serve brides.


Wedding Stylists

Inform your aesthetic vision with an understanding of bridal fashion origins and meanings.


Fashion Designers

Draw inspiration from past styles and transform them into fresh, modern collections.


History and Culture Enthusiasts

Feed your intellectual curiosity and gain profound insights into wedding traditions worldwide.

The Key to Success is YOU.

Lovegevity graduates & alumni have a 99.9% success rate

We don't believe in simply imparting knowledge - anyone can do that.

We cater to aspiring wedding and event planners who are eager to turn their passion into a profitable, fulfilling career by giving them a clear path to reach their goals.

Ready to dive in? Take a look at what you’ll be learning when you enroll.

  • Online Course + Printed Textbook

  • Hybrid Learning Approach available

  • Career Placement through Lovegevity & Societygal

  • Work Experience & Internship Opportunities

  • Unlimited Access to our Business Resource Library

  • Student Forums & Alumni Groups

Why Lovegevity?

Discover your potential—turn your passion for events and weddings into a fulfilling career.

Our curriculum equips you with more than knowledge – it arms you with comprehensive expertise.

Join 25 Years of Excellence

Dive into a trusted program from Lovegevity, recognized by 2,000+ accredited institutions.

Unlock a Profitable Passion

Thousands have turned their love for events into thriving careers with our proven programs.

Be Part of the 1%

Join the elite circle of Lovegevity’s graduates, now industry leaders.

Skip the Guesswork

Jump-start with templates and tools that have fast-tracked 10,000+ students to success.

Learn from the Best

Secure internships with industry titans like Kevin Lee and David Tutera, & boost your credibility.

Beyond Ordinary Courses

While many offer online event courses, only Lovegevity blends digital learning with real-world experience, including opportunities like New York Fashion Week.

You're in good hands

Each qualified student participates in a learning experience to identify and help develop an internship experience to meet their educational goals, career objectives, and academic requirement needs.

An internship can be shadowing, a hands-on experience, and in some cases lead to a job. Students also receive academic credit, continuing education units (CEU’s), and a certificate of completion for each learning internship experience.


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Enrollment Options

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Self Study

For learners who like to learn independently and at their own pace.

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Career Study Hybrid + Fast Track

Our unique approach offers you the chance to fast-track your learning by working on actual events, guided by industry experts who are eager to share their knowledge.

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Master Event Producer

As a student in the Certified Master Wedding and Event Professional Studies Program, you will learn, through a multidisciplinary approach to each area of the event profession, and gain a culmination of skills, knowledge, and expertise specific to your goals.

Become a Master of Event Production

LWPI’s Master’s Program is the most comprehensive online/hybrid program for anyone serious about a full-time wedding and event planning professional career.

WedTech Academy Membership

WedTech is a CTE program included with Master Class. It includes hands-on learning labs, workshops, and internship requirements for matriculated students seeking a College or University degree in Hospitality Management, Event Management or Project Management.

Master's Certification

Upon graduation, you will receive your Master’s Certification (in addition to your completed certificates for each course), letters of recommendation, and the professional designation as a Certified Master Wedding & Event Professional.

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Included courses:
Certified Wedding & Event Planning
Party Planning 101
Signature Wedding & Event Design
History of Bridal Fashion
Corporate Event Planning
Event Law
Luxury Event Production
Electives of your Choice:
Floral Design 1 & 2
Fashion Show Production
Destination Wedding Planning
Draping & Backdrops
Charity & Fundraising
COVID Readiness in Hospitality
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