Favorites From My Wedding Files: French Country Favorite

A French Country Wedding
Here’s what one of my favorite fairy tale weddings was made of:

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A French chateau in an idyllic countryside…

A perfect warm and sunny summer day,

Air filled with heavenly flower perfumes 

And sounds of laughter, love and music.

P7240102 - Version 2A beautiful Princess and her handsome Prince,

Embroidered silk and satin, ruffles, ribbons, and wispy floating gowns.

P7240101 - Version 3 P7240089Lovely ladies-in-waiting

And stalwart groomsmen standing by,

WX7Q9237As fairy flower girls waved wands and cast their charming spells.

P5290796A solemn ceremony under canopy of tall oak trees,

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As rosy petals floated on the breeze….

 

 

 

 

Softest flowers blooming everywhere

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All pink and blush and apricot and peach ~

P7240119            Snapdragons, spicy-scented stock,

            Huge hydrangeas, ruffled peonies

            And tulips, freesia, phlox,

            Palest pink yarrow and Canterbury bells and many more…

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P7240117 Endless tables, crisply dressed in whiteP7240124 - Version 2,

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Pink candles ribbon-hung from branches of the trees ~

 

Every detail thoughtfully designed…

 

Tearful, smiling toasts, and wedding cake

P7240116Draped and swirled in buttercream,

Encircled by a wreath of billowing hydrangea blooms.

IMG_4305_2 Dancing, dancing far into the night

Under sparkling stars and candles’ glow…

A perfect and enchanting celebration to be sure,

A gift well-wrapped in Love.

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And for this blissful bride and groom that day,

P5290831Happily-ever-after absolutely guaranteed.

7 thoughts on “Favorites From My Wedding Files: French Country Favorite

  1. If this isn’t reason for a little book of how a wedding should look and your writing style which is so beautiful must be shared…

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  2. I can picture it Sydne!! I was in and out of Citrus Heights on a schedule, but am also driving up to Ashland this Thursday – are you around? If I get off on time, I should be able to at least stop and say hi and deliver the pill cases for you and Hillary. Hope that visit with Daphne was the best!!

    Every time I see a flower post I smile from ear to ear!!

    Love, Claire

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  3. Breathtaking! The bouquets are beyond beautiful and the bridal party are from a Bridal magazine layout. Your passion for glorious displays of flowers is so evident.

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