Rime Arodaky Bride for a Provencal Wedding

Provencal wedding

Today’s wonderful Provencal wedding features Stéphanie as a truly beautiful Rime Arodaky bride, one of our favourite French wedding dress designers. Stéphanie and her fiance planned a simple yet elegant wedding in stunning surroundings in the heart of Provence, all captured by Reego Photographie.

The beautiful brides takes us through their love story and big day:  “We met each other at the train station in Lyon. I knew when I met him he was the one. We decided to live together only 4 months after this day. It was 3 years ago and now we are married !

We knew we wanted to get married in summer with all our family and friends in south of France, near Nice. We visited lots of venue in a very short time because most of them were already reserved. We finally choose a stunning place with lavender, olive trees and a beautiful sea view  Domaine des Oliviers de l’Esterel.

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At Domaine des Oliviers de l’Esterel we had to engage the services of the wedding planner from the venue to assist us in the day. I would recommend that when you book a venue to look at what services/ vendors you have to book as part of the package and which ones you can choose from anywhere.

Rime Arodaky bridelegal wedding in Franceplan a wedding in ProvenceDress shopping was also an adventure but a very pleasant adventure. I tried on number of dress in Paris with my mother in 1 day, including the dress that I ended up choosing. Finally It was the first dress I tried and I knew that I had found the perfect dress for me.

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We decided our wedding should be simple yet elegant. We only invited 55 guests. We choose to do a natural decoration with lavender, olive trees branch and wood. I am a decorator and I spent a lot of time thinking about our wedding. I created all the decoration, it was very important for me.

My groom was very involved in the preparations and we created a wedding which look like us.

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Our wedding was more than either of us could have hoped for. We had a day and night fill of love and laughter. All vendors were incredible to work with, especially with the photography and makeup. They were of a precious help during the wedding day.

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After the day was over, what still remains most in my memory was my husband’s vows to me, how I felt discovering him with my wedding dress, my mother and father driving me to my husband for the ceremony. It was truly perfect and magical.wedding retreat in Provence

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Enjoy everything , time goes by very fast!

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Wedding Vendors:

Event styling and décoration: Matin de Mai  | CalligraphyMatin de Mai   | Photography : Reego Photographie | Table centerpiece & flower crown : Julie Guittard Fleuriste | Hair & Make up : Un brin d’audace  | Dresses (short and long) : Rime Arodaky | Groom : Faubourg St Sulpice | Shoes: Jimmy Choo | CakeCanet Patisserie and Zouzou cake | Wedding Venue: Domaine des Oliviers |

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