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Chateau de Challain in the Loire Valley of France is one of the most exquisite and romantic venues to get married in all of Europe. With access to the finest regional vendors and planners, having a magical destination wedding has never before been so seamless. Check out some of the amazing possibilities from this recent wedding at Chateau de Challain (and remember: anything is possible at the chateau- no two weddings are alike!).

Venue: Chateau de Challain

Designer: Cynthia Nicholson Abroad & Beyond events

Photography: Ingela Vågsund

Florals: Jean Marie Voignier Le Atlerier

Wedding Dress: Inbal Dror (provided by Panache Beverly Hills, customized by the Bride)

Wedding Shoes: Christian Dior

Bride’s Dress-Hat: Embellish Atelier

Bridesmaid Dresses: Dollywood Designs

Bridesmaid Shoes: Steve Madden

Ring Designer: Cara Jewelers Dubai

Groom’s Suit: Armani Collezioni

Groomsman Suit: Hugo Boss

Chateau Hair Stylist: Maude, Mod Coiff

Bride’s Hair & Makeup: Kela Wong

Chateau Makeup Artist: Rene Schutte

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Sophisticated Weddings: New York Edition features this transcendent chateau within the article entitled “A Fairy Tale In France“. Check out this editorial online and in Sophisticated Weddings: New York Edition, available on purchase on newsstands and online.



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