Introducing MatchBook by 100 Layer Cake

Boy do now we have thrilling information for you, our engaged {couples}, business execs, and anybody who simply likes to throw a superb occasion… now we have OFFICIALLY launched our sister web site, MatchBook!

What’s MatchBook, you ask? Nicely, it’s a model new approach to uncover and e book curated and gifted occasion professionals (or as we name them, Execs) for upcoming occasions – in your date, in your type, and in your value vary. We’ve talked to numerous {couples} through the years and have heard one factor time and again… the method of discovering and reserving wonderful distributors in your wedding ceremony and occasions has been tremendous time-consuming and plenty of occasions downright irritating. Gone are the times of looking large vendor directories, solely to search out distributors aren’t accessible or don’t match your standards, after which beginning yet again. Let wedding ceremony planning be FUN once more!

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Our distinctive platform connects seasoned 100-Layer-Cake-approved Execs with Purchasers looking for their providers via a easy, environment friendly request mannequin. It was designed for each these planning a marriage or occasion, and the Execs who can carry these celebrations to life. Say you need to rent a marriage planner. Right here’s a easy rundown of how you should use MatchBook to make the method straightforward, inspiring, and enjoyable:

  1. Request a Professional, along with your occasion date, location, type and finances 
  2. Obtain quotes inside your necessities, with portfolios from our hand-picked Execs to assessment
  3. Ebook your favourite Professional and examine one other factor off your record!
  4. Put up your ft and return to binge-watching Netflix, as an alternative of researching Execs in your space for the following three hours… or months.

Now how straightforward does that sound?


There’s slightly extra to it than that, however critically, what should you may e book all of the wonderful Execs you want for an upcoming occasion (or photoshoot – we’ve received numerous nice freelance prop stylists and manufacturing Execs too) with out having to ship a thousand emails and schedule a bunch of requires EACH Professional sort you wish to rent?

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For {Couples} & Hosts

Discover your wedding ceremony photographer, e book a neighborhood occasion caterer, rent a final minute manufacturing assistant, get assist with wedding ceremony flowers – irrespective of who you’re in search of, MatchBook makes it straightforward to see Execs in your space who can be found in your date, type and finances vary. You may assessment portfolios, talk about any questions by way of our messaging platform, and e book understanding that your Professional has been vetted by the 100 Layer Cake crew. We additionally supply recommendations on what Execs sometimes price, so there’s no confusion on what charge to set in your requests.

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With over 13 years expertise within the on-line wedding ceremony house, we’ve created relationships with a number of the prime Execs within the business, spoken to numerous {couples}, and honed in on the way to make the method of hiring Execs for any occasion, huge or small, rather less disturbing, and loads much less time-consuming.

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And it doesn’t matter should you’re in search of your whole wedding ceremony crew otherwise you’re a DIY bride merely in want of day-of-coordination and a caterer. No matter your requests are, now we have devoted and gifted Execs prepared to assist. It’s free to browse and e book Execs, and it solely takes a couple of minutes to upload your request. All you need to do is be descriptive about what your wedding ceremony type is, and what you’re in search of in a Professional. Then watch our gifted and curated crew of Execs come to you!

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Okay, so clearly it is a useful resource we’d like to see you utilize in your huge day. However MatchBook isn’t just for weddings… use it to rent Execs for a bridal bathe in your bestie, a blow-out engagement occasion, a child bathe in your sister, a enjoyable thirtieth birthday celebration in your bff, or perhaps a youngsters occasion! Actually, any celebration in life requires MatchBook‘s assist to make it as straightforward and seamless as will be. Simply has 100LC has been your go-to for all sorts of occasion inspiration all these years.

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Did we point out MatchBook is free for {couples} and Purchasers seeking to rent for his or her occasion to make use of? As soon as a service is booked, the Professional you’ve employed pays a small payment that helps us hold making matches, facilitating bookings, and offering assets to the group. (Occasion Execs, discover extra particulars on that beneath!) The one charges you’ll pay are these you and your Execs have agreed upon for his or her providers.

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Wedding ceremony and Occasion Execs

Likewise for Execs, hello! We’re not leaving you out! In actual fact this platform is simply as a lot for you. We’re betting that you simply spend quite a lot of time responding to emails with requests that find yourself not being a superb match. With MatchBook, you’ll be able to see all the data in regards to the job earlier than you begin any communication. Your inbox will thanks. It’s free to affix (although you have to to be accepted and accepted), and there’s no requirement to cite or be booked should you don’t discover a job that matches your type and charge. And we care for fee so that you by no means should cope with invoicing and collections for jobs booked right here.

If a reserving is made (hooray!), MatchBook takes 10%, easy as that. This payment permits us to proceed to offer this invaluable service to our Execs and Purchasers alike. To sweeten the deal, jobs booked via MatchBook will probably be featured on 100 Layer Cake’s social channel with over 1 million followers collectively.

MatchBook is ideal for Execs who:

  • wish to e book native occasions equivalent to weddings, engagement events, bridal showers, milestone events or youngsters events
  • wish to get away into the company occasion world or photograph/video manufacturing business
  • have a collective of Execs or assistants that would love extra bookings
  • need to e book an occasion in a metropolis you is perhaps touring to
  • need to make extra connections within the occasions business

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Curious to study extra? You may browse our FAQs, or simply soar in and sign up to get started! We will’t wait to see your weddings and occasions turn into an enormous success!