Beautiful Bride

French Château Photoshoot

September 13, 2018
Words by Kyra Goodman
Photos courtesy of Stephanie Brauer

This beautiful photoshoot took place at the Château De Varennes in southeast France. “Our bride and groom met at a secret black tie masquerade ball in Burgundy. They saw each other from across the room and were instantly drawn to one another,” says photographer, Stephanie Brauer. “They spent the rest of the evening together and decided then and there to elope. They snuck away to a nearby abandoned chateau and tied the knot, just the two of them. The next day they sent word to a few of their closest friends to join them in an intimate celebration. I took these photographs on Fujifilm 400h at the Sylvie Gil Workshop,” she says. 

Vendor List:

Photographer: Stephanie Brauer, Flowers: Floresie, Rentals: Options and Vaisselle Vintage, Location: Château de Varennes, Napkins: La Tavola, Menus: Yonder Design, Styling: Firefly Events, Tabletop Ceramics: Hortense Montarnal, Table Runners: Orchidée de Soie, Hair and Makeup: Little Miss Makeup, Lingerie: Odile de Changy, Lace Cape: Claire Pettibone, Mask: Curious Fair, Shoes: Bella Belle Shoes, Jewelry: Bekah-Anne, Paper Suite and Styling Board: Yonder Design, Ring: Susie Saltzman, Ring Box: The Mrs Box, Dress: Claire Pettibone, Hair Pieces: Orchidée de Soie, Silk Ribbon and Fabric: Orchidée de Soie, Veil: Preston and Olivia, Boutonniere: Floresie, Place Cards: Plume Calligraphy , Cake: Apoline Cake Design, Cake: Nine Cakes, Desserts: Cakes in the City, Dress: Vera Wang, Jewelry: Orchidée de Soie, Dress: Christos Costarellos, Host: Sylvie Gil, Lab: Richard Photo Lab & Film: Fujifilm 400h

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