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From Office to French Fairytale: Jessica and Will’s Wedding Story 

Location: Salles D’Angles, West of France

A Journey to Forever

Jessica and Will’s romance began at work, where they quickly became friends and enjoyed hanging out together after hours. Their relationship blossomed, and they soon found themselves inseparable, even moving in together within nine months. Their love story reached new heights when Will surprised Jessica with a romantic trip to Paris for her birthday. He proposed in front of the Eiffel Tower, leading them towards marriage where they found themselves drawn to the charm and beauty of a wedding chateau near Bordeaux.

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Planning a Wedding in France: A Dream Destination

Dreaming of a wedding surrounded by loved ones in a picturesque location, Jessica and Will chose France for its romantic charm and stunning scenery. The idea of celebrating their love in a country filled with beauty and history, especially after their engagement in Paris, felt like a perfect fit.

Planning a wedding from another country seemed daunting, but with the help of their wedding planner, Julia, they tackled each detail with confidence. From choosing vendors to personalizing every aspect of their big day, Julia made the process smooth and stress-free.

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Creating a Timeless Wedding Design

Jessica envisioned a classic and elegant wedding, with white flowers, candles, and soft lighting setting the mood. With the guidance of their wedding planner, they incorporated silk flowers to achieve their desired look within their budget. Their chateau venue provided a stunning backdrop for the ceremony and reception, complete with charming details like parasols and fairy lights.

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Dressing for the Occasion in Style

Jessica chose a beautiful Rosa Clara gown with lace details and a flowing skirt, while Will opted for a custom suit from Savile Row, adding a touch of sophistication to their black-tie wedding. Their attire reflected their personal style and set the tone for a memorable celebration.

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A Magical Wedding Chateau near Bordeaux 

Looking back at their wedding day in France, Jessica and Will feel doubly grateful for the love and support from their friends and family. It was a truly magical experience, filled with laughter, joy, and unforgettable moments, marking the start of their journey as husband and wife.


Vendors List: 

Wedding Planner: Julia from Chatelaine Events | Venue: No3 The Chateau | Photographer and videographer: Mark from Awardweddings | Flowers: Silk Flowers France | Brides dress & veil: Rosa Clara | Brides shoes: Manolo Blahnik | Grooms suit: Cad & The Dandy | Grooms shoes: Loake | Groomsmen suits: Oliver Brown | Bridesmaid dresses: Maids to Measure | Bride and Bridesmaid hair accessories: Rosa Clara | Brides wedding ring: Browns | Grooms wedding band: Clogau | HAMU: Joana Glam Team | Caterers: The Event Kitchen | Wine: Man vs Wine | DJ: Dj Charles | Celebrant: Kevin Baker 

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