Tag: Getting Married In Paris

Real Wedding – Paris Is Always A Good Idea

19/11/2014 | 1

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Fallon & Fleetwood   ♥   Paris, France

Photographer:   Annabelle Denmark Photography

 

Fallon and Fleetwood met at a friend’s barbecue in May 2007. A brief conversation about Fallon’s tattoos led to the pair discovering that they shared a love of motorcycles. By the end of the first week this darling duo were inseparable and planning a motorcycle ride to the Rocky Mountains together…

 

Fast-forward six years and Fleetwood performs the perfect surprise proposal for Fallon, seriously sweeping her off her feet. She of course said ‘Yes!’ and they both knew in this very instant that Paris was always a good idea for a destination wedding!

 

Paris held a special place in their hearts and they had previously talked about the City of Love as a destination wedding location. They didn’t even need to discuss the idea any further, the moment that they were engaged they just knew it was for them and who could blame them? Paris really is always a good idea.

 

The oh-so-talented photographer Annabelle Denmark tells us more about this cute couple’s proposal and their Parisian love story…

 

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Worldwide Wedding Inspiration – Paris Is Always A Good Idea

02/10/2014 | 5

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 Image: Opheila & Romeo Photographers via Junebug Weddings

 

Each month we jet off together to a faraway land to be inspired and intrigued by the sights and delights of a different destination in a feature called Worldwide Wedding Inspiration.

 

After four cities and hundreds of shows Fashion Week came to a close yesterday in Paris, leaving The City of Love fresh in many people’s minds. So we are hopping over the English Channel to one of the most romantic cities in the world today and whether this tempts you to tie the knot in pretty Paris or simply ignites your Parisian passion, we’ll be looking at some ways to add a little ooh, la, la to your big day!

 

Scenes from ‘Sex and the City’ when Carrie is ‘An American Girl in Paris’ sprang to mind when I started this feature. Shiny stiletto sandals, full ballerina midi skirts and delicate sugar plum shades ensured Carrie daintily danced across the Parisian streets – c’est chic!

 

 

Channel your inner Carrie and take inspiration from the effortless elegance of the Parisians by teaming classically designed dresses with a soft colour palette of muted greys, subtle blush shades, vintage rose gold and mild off-white tones.

 

Traditional Parisian café’s and the stylish sunlit streets conjure up creative direction for your wedding décor: starch white tablecloths, charming wrought iron seating, an abundance of tiny flickering tea lights in metallic candle holders and of course a sugary haze of pastel macaroons and tasteful French desserts.

 

Just like Miss Bradshaw and her iconic Timmy Woods Eiffel Tower bag (seen above – j’adore!), add understated references to Paris throughout your theme with vintage Paris postcards for your table names, or make famous architectural references such as the Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe or the Moulin Rouge on your paper goods and partner with elegant gold calligraphy writing. Oh and not forgetting your very own Mr. Big, who of course should be as stylish as can be in a timeless Tux.

 

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Image: Ethan Yang Photography via Style Me Pretty 

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Friday Five – Top Destination Wedding Cities 2014

08/08/2014 | 6

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Image: Artvesta Studio via You Mean The World To Me

 

If you’re getting married abroad, the first decision you will need to make is of course, where in the world you want to tie the knot. Some brides and grooms have their heart already set on a location that has a special meaning to them, however if you’re simply dreaming of a sunshine-filled soiree, or a more relaxed, scaled-down wedding then you’re probably looking for inspiration.

 

If that’s the case, then you have come to the right place! We have already taken a stroll around the top European wedding locations for 2014 and the most fantastic far-flung beach wedding locations of 2014, and so today’s Friday Five brings you five fabulous city locations that are ideal for a destination day.

 

A marriage in the metropolis can create a chic and unique ceremony and these five top destination wedding cities are the classics for urban unities.

 

 

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