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An autumn elopement in Paris on the banks of the Seine river

This stunning autumn elopement was held by the Seine in Paris, with a walk through the charming streets & ended with a sparkling evening by the Eiffel tower.

Paris in autumn is absolutely beautiful, especially, it will be perfect for your elopement. The weather is not too hot nor too cold, and the light is fantastic! Planned by The Paris Elopement, Alena and Ben’s ceremony was held on the banks of the Seine near Ile Saint Louis – our favorite location. Followed by a walk through the charming streets of Paris and ended with a sparkling evening by the Eiffel tower.

First look moment

Story of Alena & Ben

“I remember clearly the first day I met you in the bar where I came with my friend. You were wearing a white t-shirt, you smiled, you spoke to me with your favorite British accent as I couldn’t speak French at that time, you surely made a couple of jokes and you were very kind to us. I remember that very special feeling that now I realize I can call “love at first sight”, because this is what really happened in March 2016. I would never imagine that day that 3 years and almost 6 months later we will be living together in Paris, riding our beautiful vintage green mini and dreaming so big about our future.”

“You are my dream that became reality, you are the men of my life and you are the right person which is so rare and precious to find.”

Alena’s vows

Intimate elopement video with vows

You might not have videography in your mind when it comes to your Paris elopement. While having a photographer is fantastic, however, having a videographer for your wedding will make it even more special. Imagine that you could listen again to the moments when you exchange your vows through the video. You’ll get to relive the emotions of that incredible moment forever on film. 

Paris elopement wedding exit with flower petals
Flower petals toss as wedding exit

Inspiration for this charming Paris autumn elopement

Couple portrait sunrise in Paris

Choice of color palette

Inspired by autumn, this elopement was surrounded by different tones of orange, brown, and red, set in the most romantic location of Paris. As the sun rises in the city of love, it creates such magnificent harmony that complements our couple during their ceremony. They wanted to have an officiant for their Paris elopement and followed by a moment of them sharing their vows together.

Couple exchange vows in Paris elopement seine river

Getting a bit more extra for your Paris elopement in autumn

Bride in wedding dress with open back by the Seine river Paris

Wedding attire

We LOVEEEE the bride’s wedding dress with a sexy but très chic open back! Not to mention, the statement bow. Such a dream!

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Bride and groom walking by the Seine paris wedding


The florist combined perfectly the colors that represent autumn in Paris. Their ceremony floral design was simple with a touch of elegance. It also matches so well with the vintage mini car in green.

Orange brown toned flower bouquet

Cake & champagne

Who says that you have to skip this tradition while having an elopement? A Paris elopement with us means champagne showers, cake and loads of fun!

Paris Elopement locations

Besides strolling around the city after their ceremony, Alena and Ben also opted for an evening shoot with the Eiffel tower by night, making their Paris autumn elopement extra special!

Night photos for their Paris elopement

They got into the vintage car and drove towards the Eiffel tower

The team for this intimate elopement wedding in Paris autumn:

Elopement Planner: The Paris Elopement
Photographer + Videographer: Through The Glass Paris
Floral design: Be One Paris
Wedding dress: Zoe Rowyn Bridal
MUAH: Alesia Solo
Officiant: The Paris Officiant
Jewelries: Diamantissimo Joaillerie
Wedding cake: Fude Patisserie
Stationery: Delicate Paper
Vintage car: My Paris Mini
Hair accessories: Veronik Atelier
Champagne: Champagne Billecart Salmon

We started our journey as wedding photographers in Paris as a way to meet new people from all around the world. It’s not just about the client-photographer relationships but also about meeting and getting to know your stories.

Our photography style is warm & moody, with a touch of elegance & vintage. For the photos to always be chic yet timeless, we aim for the highest result, meaning even to the smallest details and gesture, especially your candid moments. We truly believe that it’s the small things that make all the difference.

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