Posts by: Jean Charles Vaneck

Last summer,  we have had the honor to document one of the most extra ordinary love story ever . I truly couldn’t have hope for a better couple than those two love birds. Mid June 2016, I got invited to the Lido Cabaret to enjoy their newest show, and bumped into Lionel at the entrance of the theatre, with whom I...

If you want to have a fantastic wedding, the whole unique experience should start with a memorable proposal. It is a special moment when a couple decides to seal their love. Getting engaged means giving a promise to spend the rest of the life together and take care of each other for eternity, ‘until the end of...

On the occasion of Valentine’s day, Camille Chapui, a reporter at RADIO MONACO had the pleasure to interview Jean Charles Vaneck, the founder and artistic director at Sumptuous Events Paris.  We talked about the success of his destination planning agency, his dearest memories, and the most enjoyable...

“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself” Henry Ford used to say. Thanks to this simple philosophy, we have created an extraordinary decor that amazed all floral designers, stylist & wedding planner who flew over from every corner of the world to attend this event. Until we release the...

1. Mandarin Oriental If you are looking to celebrate your wedding high above the iconic New York skyline, the five-star luxury Hotel Mandarin Oriental is the ultimate solution in terms of service, comfort and style.  Floor to ceiling glass opening out onto the epic views of  the Upper East Side.  The Mandarin...

I have been deeply blessed to have explored so many capitals all over the world,  but after moving back to France a couple of years ago, it didn’t take me too long to admit that Paris was THE most romantic city on earth ! Paris never struts, as it is supremely confident in itself. That feeling might come from the...

It is my sincere belief that everything happens for a reason! A few weeks after we posted a blog article about the catering of gluten free and vegan wedding meals, we got an inquiry about our full wedding planning service from Jennie and Richard, a trendy couple of a Cuban and Philippine background, living in SoHo,...

“Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.”  James Baldwin As a wedding planner, I work in the relationship business and am truly blessed to witness remarkable love stories on a daily basis. Yet, every so often, I come across a love that inspires and deeply touches...

Love always finds its way when it’s meant to be! Kenny and Jason grew up in the same city of Syracuse, USA.  Before they madly fell in love, they were friends for years. Their friendship was becoming stronger and survived the distance and all challenges. They also studied at the same university. Sumptuous Events...

There is a unique story behind every wedding photo. This is a story of Jenna & Frank, who have been together for three years. We are delighted that they decided to share their luxury elopement in Paris with Sumptuous Events,  destination wedding & event planning agency. Enjoy the beautiful story featured with...