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Back on trend – the French pièce montée

French wedding inspirations

The traditional French pièce montée has been put in a closet for quite a long time now and replaced by dessert buffets, macaroons pyramids and US style wedding cakes. But just the same as fashion tren...

Stunning wedding venue in the Sud Ouest

French wedding venues

Dreaming of travelling back in time but not too keen on the rustic style ? What about a beautiful luxury wedding within the walls of the most amazing medieval city in Europe ? Somewhere in south of F...

Veil of the day – Simple silk tulle veil

Wedding outfits and accessories

Shape: Centre gathered 2 tier veil. Length: 250 cms for the long tier. Fabric: Soft silk tulle. Specificity: A 2 tiers veil with a cut edge. Goes very well with: Any dress. It is a simple elegant veil...

Veil of the day – Cathedral veil with lace

Wedding outfits and accessories

Shape: 2 tier centre gathered. veil Length: 250cms long. Fabric: Soft silk tulle with French lace edge. Specificity: 2 tier centre gathered veil with a French Chantilly lace edge. Goes very well with:...

Veil of the day – Waist length, soft silk tulle veil

Wedding outfits and accessories

Shape: Centre gathered waist length veil Length: waist length Fabric: soft silk tulle Specificity: A short 2 tier soft tulle veil with a plain cut edge.  Simple and el...

French dress designers in London – Ugo Zaldi

Wedding outfits and accessories

Ok, that is a little bit cheating, as the designer is Italian... but the brand is French! Olivier and David Gabison , two French brothers, were the first to showcase Ugo Zaldi's creations in Paris. Th...

Unveiling wedding veils…

Wedding outfits and accessories

  This week we have organised an interview with veil designer Ann Guise, a real veil artist. She is telling you all you need to know about veils and how to chose yours, to suit you and your dres...

How to get married in France

The practical stuff

Beautiful settings, good weather, fabulous food, succulent wines, late parties and a little "je ne sais quoi"... These are all good reasons for chosing to get married in France ! But there is the a...

Make up rehearsal before the big day

The practical stuff

From her experience in events management for the fashion industry, the director of Et Voila! has kept some contacts that she is now sharing with you. Ciara is one of them... Ciara is a professional...

Your French wedding seating plan

The practical stuff

Guests not finding their seats, going from table to table to find theirs, or all gathering at the same time around the seating plan, trying to see where they should go over one another's shoulder... T...