Posts by: Jean Charles

I have been very lucky this month  to travel to Japan,  and discover the incredible culture and peaceful atmosphere that emanates from everywhere. Respect, politeness and tradition are essential here. While exploring the island of Kyushu & Honshu, I stumbled upon so many exquisitely designed and sophisticated chapels...

What could be more fantastic than gathering all your best friends from around the world to celebrate your 40th birthday in the magical city of Paris? It has been a real pleasure to collaborate once again with the fabulous  Heather & ’Rendez-vous in Paris’ to orchestrate a sumptuous black tie event in a private...

The year 2014 has been challenging, beautiful and rewarding in ways that I could never have imagined. I am utterly surprised to find that finally I am exactly where I want to be, and doing a job that I adore! I have nothing but gratitude in my heart as I close out this year, my wishes are all coming true. It is time...

In destination weddings, the couple often put together a welcome bag or basket, full of goodies, maps,  and information regarding the events that will take place during the weekend. The guests receive the bag upon their arrival and it is very usually very appreciated, and it sets the tone of the event. The more pricy...

The weather has begun to change and a chill is settling into the air of Paris. While most people would rather stay cosy at home, remember that Paris is THE most visited city in the world. Anytime of the year ! A fascinating city full of culture, the history can be seen, touched and tasted everywhere while walking...

I am not a woman, although I can understand the difficulty that comes with choosing the perfect wedding gown to wear on your big day. There was a time when it was very common for a bride to wear her mother’s dress. A sweet tradition, but that was then and this is now ! Wearing something old like a blue handkerchief...

I feel very honored and excited to start a new collaboration with Heather, founder of ‘Rendez-vous in Paris’ which originated from the United States. She is very well established in France and acquainted with its ‘art de vivre’ and bustling night life. Her renown  agency  provides an outstanding service...

It’ s been like a little revolution in France recently.I was not really surprised to see, that my country was divided into two, regarding the big debate of same sex mariage equality. I was being a little upset to hear that some were refusing to give equal right to the LGBT community. As long as it doesn’t take...

Choosing the venue is a crucial aspect of your event on where you would allocate half of your budget.Secondly comes the musical choices. It  has indeed a major impact of the success of the celebration. Carefully choose the entertainment that will make your party a success.  Paris has so much to offer in terms of...

While you are busy enjoying your wedding day, smiling in that family portrait, chatting with an old friend or sipping those fantastic bubbles, there are hundreds of small details that need to be executed backstage.  It is for all these hundreds of tiny reasons you have hired a wedding planner. What a smart bride! So...