The Paris wedding by Kimberley Petyt

Written by on April 13, 2013 in Wedding Expertise

 Paris Wedding

Paris… love… wedding… brides everywhere dream of a Paris wedding filled with charm, elegance, and style.

Kimberley Petyt, an American in Paris and married to a Frenchman makes Paris wedding dreams come true. For years she has organised elopements, grand theatrical and elaborate banquets, charming picnics on the cobblestone walks at the side of the Seine and chateau-style soirees. Her wedding planning skills are legendary in Paris and her little black book of contacts is formidable.

Kimberley and her wedding planner business have featured in the New York Times T Magazine “Summer Travel” issue, citing her skills as a cultural liaison for brides seeking to marry in Paris and she has also been featured in Real Simple Weddings, LA Times, Get Married Magazine, Essence Magazine, Eco-Beautiful Weddings, Cosmopolitan China, and France Magazine.

Luckily for anyone who dreams of a Paris wedding, getting married in France or indeed anywhere in the world with a touch of French chic or Oh La La, Kimberley has written a book filled with her expertise and just oozing style and Paris wedding ideas.

Whether you are going to a wedding in France, holding your wedding in France or want to have a French style wedding somewhere else in the world – this book is for you. No more angst about attending a wedding in France – Kimberley explains what’s expected of you and of everyone else!

Want to get married in Paris but have no idea where to start? Kimberley’s practical advice combined with years of experience as one of the top wedding planners in France steers you gently and guides you on course to have the most glorious wedding day.

So, what if you’re not in France but want a wedding day full of French charm?  The Paris Wedding is inspirational and full of fabulous details that will help any bride to plan and create a French style wedding day anywhere in the world. Kimberley covers different themes from “Marie Antoinette Modern”, “Parisian Chic” or “A Green Wedding in Paris” and several more options. From the colour of the flowers to the style of the stationary, what to wear and where to buy it – all in the book!

Paris wedding ideas – from regal to romantic, or how about regal and romantic – Kimberley has it covered from top to toe – illustrated with real life weddings in France, interviews with the brides and grooms, designers, photographers and suppliers. There are lots of tips to help you find your perfect support team wherever you are, questions to ask, things to consider and gorgeous photographs that illustrate the perfect Paris wedding style.

Whether you’re looking for a swish, elegant style or rustic and traditional on your wedding day Kimberley shares her immense knowledge combined with an unbeatable style of her own that will help you get the look you want on your big day. From cakes to dresses, haut couture to budget, traditional to modern – The Paris Wedding has it all.

I’m not getting married but I want this perfect coffee-table book anyway for the uber gorgeous photographs and for planning parties that aren’t weddings but where I know what I learn from Kimberley can transfer to any party, anywhere…

Kimberley Petyt’s new book the Paris Wedding is set to become the planning bible and go-to resource for brides who seek to add a little Oh La to their big day – its on Amazon.com now!

Read an excerpt from The Paris Wedding – “The skinny on getting married in Paris” – How to get married in Paris

Read our interview with Kimberley – she has a great story about her own wedding and how she met her French husband in Paris.

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