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Romantic wedding at Chateau Challain

Romantic wedding at Chateau Challain

Good Morning FWS Readers and happy Monday! Can you believe we are halfway through April already? Today we want to share with you a Romantic Wedding at Chateau Challain which is one of FWS approved vendors. Located in Central France this beautiful castle is perfect for a fairytale French wedding. Bringing elegance and creativity to this wedding, Storybook Weddings and Events have created the most stylish wedding for your modern couple. We love everything about this romantic wedding and are so excited to share the images by Christina Sarah Photography with you. So let’s get to the details…

Christine’s first trip to Europe was for a year long study abroad adventure in Brighton, UK. She was studying British literature and bumped into Jared while studying one evening in the library. He was originally from London but was studying at the Brighton University as well.

Central France Castle Wedding

Chateau Challain central france venue

Chateau Challain French Castle

French Wedding Dress

Vintage Chic French Mirror

Alyssa Kristin Designer Dress

They struck up a conversation about their upcoming holiday plans during the study break, and discovered they were both going to Paris! They exchanged numbers and ended up exploring both Paris and Versailles together for 6 days. They discovered amazing restaurants, beautiful art, a concert at Sainte-Chapelle, walks along the Seine, and of course a romantic spark.

Bridal Heels on Veil

White Elegant Chic French Chair

Winter Bridal Look

Winter Bridal Shrug

Bride with Veil and Bouquet

Bride with Veil

After their trip it was the beginning of a romantic relationship and they then went on to fall in love. Jared said she was the one, from the moment she unapologetically ate (and did not share) a dozen macarons in one sitting while sitting on a bench outside of Laduree.

Bride with Designer Wedding Dress

Elegant Bridal Photo

Grey Blue Wedding Dress

romantic chic bridal look

Castle Bride Photo

Bridal photo on Piano

Over the next several years there were many trips back and forth after Christine returned to Chicago after her study abroad was complete. Finally, Jared made the move and came to Chicago to pop the question. It only seemed fitting that they return to France to celebrate!

Chateau Challain Castle Venue

Chateau Challain outdoor details

Chateau Challain Venue Gardens

Chateau Chic Wedding

Bridal bouquet france

Bride Dancing

Chateau Challain is in a quaint town in the Loire Valley. It is surprise when you go through the farmland and vineyards and suddenly turn the corner to such a magnificent chateau! Their guests all stayed and shared in the wedding festivities on a beautiful fall day.

Chateau Challain Table Design

Chateau Challain Decor Table

Chic and Elegant French Wedding Design

French Chic Table Decor

French Candlesticks and Candelabra

French Blue Elegant Stationery

Chateau Chic Stationery

Their intimate affair was in the great hall and was inspired by the dark woods contrasting with the dove grey and light blues that were enhanced by Christine’s stunning pale blue Alyssa Kristin gown.

Studio M Creations French Stationery

Elegant French White Sofa

French Statue Chateau

Couple at Chateau Challain

Congratulations to both Christine and Jared, we wish you many happy years together. We want to say a huge thank you to Storybook Weddings for sharing these incredible images captured by Christina Sarah Photography.

Romantic wedding at Chateau Challain Snapshot

Romantic wedding at Chateau Challain Snapshot

Wedding Vendors

| Brides Dress Alyssa Kristin | Venue & Florist Chateau Challain | Grooms Outfit Black Tie FormalwearPhotographer Christina Sarah Photography | Planner Storybook Weddings and Events | Stationery Studio M Creations | Decoration BBJ Linen |

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1 Comment

  • Beautiful couple …. magical location ….. and absolutely stunning photography! CONGRATULATIONS!!