When it comes to weddings, there’s something undeniably enchanting about the idea of saying “I do” in a memorable and meaningful destination. And what better place to tie the knot than the City of Love itself? Jenna & Connor decided to celebrate their wedding in the famous Four Seasons Paris Hotel.
Their special day was a blend of romance, elegance, and intimate moments that perfectly encapsulated their personalities!
Rainy pre-wedding photoshoot around the City of Love
The day before their wedding, Jenna & Connor decided to have a pre-wedding photoshoot around Paris. They wanted to incorporate the romance and beauty of the city into their wedding memories. It was a rainy day, but this didn’t stop them from enjoying the city and we can say that the rain made the results more romantic and moody!
Bride’s Preparations with Parisian view
The bridal preparations took place in a classic Parisian apartment with a rooftop offering an awe-inspiring view of Paris. Surrounded by her closest friends and family, Jenna shared joyful moments filled with laughter and inside jokes. Indeed, the pre-wedding excitement was palpable as we took their “getting ready” shots on the rooftop. Once ready, helped by her mom and sister, in her simple yet stunning dress by Grace Loves Lace and long veil, Jenna was a vision of grace and beauty.
Emotional first look with Bridesmaids
Before the ceremony and meeting Connor for the first time that day, Jenna shared an emotional first look with her bridesmaids in the apartment. Their tears of joy and shared anticipation added an intimate touch to the day.
First look at the Louvre Museum’s hallway
Jenna & Connor decided to have their first look privately, just the two of them, at the Louvre’s hallway, which was the epitome of romance. As Jenna made her way down the hallway, her excitement was evident. On the other hand, Connor, standing in the middle of the hallway, was eagerly waiting to take his first glimpse of his soon-to-be wife. As she tapped on his shoulder and caught his eye, time seemed to stand still and overwhelmed with emotion, Connor’s eyes welled up with tears. It was a moment filled with love and vulnerability.
After their breathtaking first look, the couple ventured through the picturesque buildings of the Louvre, taking some more shots against a backdrop of history and art. As they walked hand in hand, their laughter echoed, creating a soundtrack of happiness. Finally, before heading to their wedding ceremony at the Four Seasons Paris Hotel, Jenna & Connor decided for a quick meal stop and of course, some photos were taken as well!
Wedding at the Four Seasons Paris Hotel
Our couple’s venue was none other than the Four Seasons Hotel George V in the heart of Paris. Indeed, the Four Seasons Hotel is famous for its timeless elegance. Moreover, its historical significance mixed with its Art Deco architecture, creates a magical backdrop for any wedding, bringing the glamour of the past into the present.
Jenna & Connor’s ceremony venue was simple and graceful. The floral decor consisted of gracious baby’s breath and hydrangeas, complemented by flickering candles which added a bit of personality. The harmonious ambiance was completed by soothing strains of violin and cello music.
Surrounded by their closest friends and family, Jenna and Connor exchanged vows, sharing promises, tears, and laughter before starting a new chapter together as husband and wife under a shower of petals. Indeed, intimate weddings offer a unique opportunity to focus on the most important people in your life, turning your big day into a truly personal and unforgettable experience, with less stress and more time to savor every moment.
Cocktail Time among hugs & laughs
The ceremony unfolded into a warm cocktail time, where hugs, champagne, and joy mingled. Jenna & Connor wanted to make their day more special and unique, so they prepared a Polaroid alongside a Guest Book, allowing guests to pin their wishes, dedications, or just signatures, immortalizing their presence and affection on this significant day.
Moments of Intimacy for J&C
Stealing a few moments of solitude, Jenna & Connor retreated to their beautiful suite with a balcony revealing the shimmering lights of Paris and the iconic Eiffel Tower. They took advantage of the amazing suite and the breathtaking view to take some shots. Moreover, they wandered around the hotel’s neighborhood, absorbing the romantic essence of cobblestone streets and timeless Parisian architecture, taking more shots in the romantic backdrop. Indeed, it would have been a pity not to!
A memorable Dinner Reception at Salon Louis XIII
The dinner reception was a vision of simple white and gold decorations that beautifully complemented the golden walls of the room and the chandelier. As the evening unfolded, friends and family shared heartwarming memories and stories, bringing endless smiles and tears. The highlight was when the bridesmaids revealed their spontaneous decision to get Jenna’s favorite cocktail tattooed earlier that day, as a permanent memory of their friend’s big day!
The couple’s intimate first dance marked the beginning of a night filled with music and fun. From newborns to the elderly, everyone joined in to celebrate the newlyweds, dancing the night away to the spirit of “We can sleep when we’re dead”, embodying Jenna & Connor’s zest for life!
When you’re surrounded by the most important people in your life on your big day and you can completely enjoy it, no stressful, just full of memories of happiness, so that’s a successful intimate wedding.