LIPSTICK & LAUGHTER

LIPSTICK & LAUGHTER (BRIDE PREP) Dresses, shoes, flowers, makeup, makeup artists, hair, hairdressers, laughter, tears (good one’s) gifts from him (but earbuds?!) bridesmaids, flowergirls, mothers, fathers, champagne, cups of tea, there is always at least one croissant in the room somewhere, a pair of mice dressed as a bride & groom, a small dog unhappy…

BEER & BOW TIES

BEER & BOW TIES (GROOM PREP) Beer, bow ties, YouTube videos how to tie a bow tie, regular ties, no ties at all, champagne, vodka (shots), beer, suits, shoes, nervous pacing, aimless pacing, try standing still for at least one second so I can get a focus lock on you, Aston Martin (nothing less), buttonholes,…

THE I DO’S

THE I DO’S (ENTRANCE-CEREMONY-EXIT-CONFETTI) Arrive by car, walk down the stairs, walk across a field, flowergirls say no, cellist, accordion, gospel choir, gran looks happy, mother is crying already, dab sweat from brow, that’s just dust in my eye, ring won’t go on, hand-fasting, sand ceremony, fluffed lines, he speaks, she speaks, they kiss, throw…

SAUSAGES & SELFIES

SAUSAGES & SELFIES (COCKTAIL HOUR / DRINKS RECEPTION) Congratulations, champagne, cocktails, cold drinks, canapes, things on sticks, things on platters, sausages, ice creams, sweets/candy, laughter, big smiles, guitars, more accordion, la vie en rose, flashmob, selfies, group shots, polaroids, sunnies, sunscreen and a llama. Yes, a llama. I have no idea either, I just go…

WE HATE POSING

WE HATE POSING (COUPLES EXCLUSIVE) Walking, standing, sitting, lightly directed, indoors, outdoors, far from the madding crowd… Posing is a bit of a dirty word and this part of the day should never, ever be awkward and need not be. This is when experience comes to the fore…              …

GOLDEN TIME

GOLDEN TIME (EARLY EVENING) Tablescapes, entrances, starters, mains, desserts, speeches, eat outdoors (if you can), eat indoors (if you must), bon appetit!                         Best Wedding Photographer France There is no such thing. Nope and can’t be. For the simple reason of style. There are…

PARTY TIME

PARTY TIME (LATE EVENING) Martini espresso, bands, DJ’s, swirly lights, candles, inky night skies, gin bars, fireworks, croquembouche, cocktails, first dances, dancing the night away…                         Chateau Weddings France There are an ever-growing number of chateaux available to rent for your wedding in France.…