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Let us organize the most beautiful day of your life!

From the first meeting to the big wedding day, we'll adapt the staging to your wishes and preferences, creating an elegant, sophisticated and personalized setting.

Imagine your wedding as you've always wanted it to be, realized with peace of mind. As wedding planners in the Var, we offer you a tailor-made organization and follow-up service, full of creativity.

Like maestras, we'll orchestrate months of preparation to create an event that will leave you speechless.

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Your dedicated wedding planner

Vanessa Roussel

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After a 15-year career in Paris in the events industry and a move to be closer to her family in the South-East of France near the Gulf of Saint Tropez, Vanessa Roussel, created the Shades Waves agency in 2016, passionate about her job, dynamic and motivated to take up every challenge that organizing a wedding represents.

Always listening to her customers, ready to innovate, curious about life, she enjoys discussing the projects entrusted to her with future brides and grooms, to get to know you better and suggest the best scenography to suit you and create emotion.

A perfectionist at heart, she will organize your wedding or corporate event as if it were her own, with method and rigor, meticulousness and good humor, always planning the smallest detail.

Why hire a Var wedding planner?

Organization

We offer complete management of your wedding, from initial conception to coordination on the big day, taking care of every detail for a perfect event.

Address book

We have a large address book of exceptional properties available for rental to host your event. Don't hesitate to consult our page dedicated!

Partners

We coordinate all partnersfrom caterers to florists, to ensure a high quality harmony and a quality impeccable on your wedding day.

Budget planning

At Shade Waves, we know better than anyone that a wedding can be expensive, which is why we're here to give you the best possible advice on how to spend your money.

Discretion

We know how to blend into the background on the big day, so that you can enjoy your moment to the full, while remaining at your disposal at all times during the event!

Decoration

Our team brings creative expertise in decorating and styling, to create an ambience that reflects your personality and tastes.

Why choose Shade Waves expertise?

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Opting for Shade Waves' expertise in organizing your wedding means choosing a personalized and creative experience, where every detail reflects your unique personality.

The Shade Waves team, renowned for its professionalism and experience, ensures flawless planning and execution of your big day, allowing you to experience your wedding with complete peace of mind. Their tailor-made support is a guarantee of confidence and peace of mind, freeing you from stress so that you can enjoy every moment to the full.

With an extensive network of quality suppliers, Shade Waves guarantees excellence at every level, from exceptional venues to renowned caterers. Their meticulous attention to detail ensures that every aspect of your wedding contributes to creating a memorable and unique experience.

By choosing Shade Waves, you ensure a beautifully organized wedding and an enjoyable planning experience, where your dreams become reality with care and expertise.

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Your questions to a wedding planner Var

What is a wedding planner and what does his job entail?

A wedding planner is a professional who specializes in planning and organizing weddings. His or her job is to guide couples through every stage of their wedding preparations, from initial conception to coordination on the big day. This includes selecting suppliers, managing the budget, setting the mood and theme, and dealing with any unforeseen circumstances.

Hiring a wedding planner can save you time, reduce stress and help you stay within your budget. With their expertise and knowledge, wedding planners bring creative ideas, negotiate with suppliers and take care of logistical details, allowing you to enjoy your engagement period and wedding day without worry.

An experienced wedding planner knows how to make the most of your budget. They can help you prioritize expenses, find cheaper alternatives without compromising quality, and negotiate with suppliers to get the best rates. what's more, their expertise can help you avoid costly mistakes and unexpected expenses.

The cost of a wedding planner varies according to several factors, including the region, the scope of services required and the experience of the professional. Although it represents an investment, a wedding planner can often save the bride and groom money by negotiating preferential rates with suppliers and avoiding unnecessary expenses, while guaranteeing a perfectly organized wedding.

A good wedding planner will make sure that your ideas and wishes are at the heart of every aspect of the planning, while guiding you with professional advice and expertise.

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WHO AM I?

Vanessa Roussel

Wedding Planner since 2016, founder of the Shades Waves agency, passionate about her job, dynamic and motivated to meet every challenge that organizing a wedding represents.

Curious about life, she likes to talk at length about the projects entrusted to her, to get to know you better and propose the best scenography to suit you and create emotion. A perfectionist at heart, she will organize your wedding as if it were her own, with method and rigor, meticulousness and good humor, always planning the smallest detail.

And as she likes to say: "There's no such thing as chance, only beautiful encounters".

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ANGÉLIQUE

For me, being a wedding planner is more than just organizing events. It's a vocation that gives meaning to my life: I love seeing your faces light up with joy and emotion on the big day.

My journey
With over 10 years' experience as an IT project manager, I've developed solid skills in project management, planning and budgeting, essential qualities for orchestrating the perfect wedding.
My ability to anticipate, plan and coordinate every detail makes me a trusted ally on your big day.

My commitment
What sets me apart? My benevolence and total commitment to each couple I accompany. I'm here to understand your aspirations, listen to your ideas and guide you towards a wedding that truly reflects you. My aim is to create events that are elegant and refined, but above all authentic and full of your personality.
I take the time to get to know you, to understand your dreams and expectations, to transform your ideas into a magical reality.

What I suggest.
Whether you dream of a waterfront wedding, a chateau steeped in history, the heart of a vineyard, or any other venue that inspires you, I'm here to accompany you every step of the way. My aim is to offer you not only seamless planning, but also a joyful and serene experience throughout the entire process.

Every detail is important to me and I make a point of understanding your needs and desires.

Together, we'll create the wedding that's right for YOU.

JOËLLE

I'm Joëlle, born in Beirut and having lived in Rio de Janeiro, the love of weddings and the charm of nature have always attracted me.
Passionate about Provence and the wonders of southern France, I moved to Marseille.

Coming from a paramedical background, my work as a nurse has given me a solid grounding in organization, dedication and attention to detail.
It has also enabled me to develop the listening skills that are essential in both my professional and personal life.

After training as an event and wedding planner in Aix-en-Provence, it is with great pleasure and passion that I will design and organize your big day. Together, we'll create unforgettable moments that will stay with you forever.

Whether you want a timeless Parisian wedding, a romantic Provencal wedding or a unique wedding in a heavenly location, I'll be at your side to help you design the wedding that suits you, with elegance and chic à la française.

I look forward to meeting you!

VANESSA

After a 15-year career in Paris in the events industry and a move to be closer to her family in the South-East of France near the Gulf of Saint Tropez, Vanessa Roussel, created the Shades Waves agency in 2016, passionate about her job, dynamic and motivated to take up every challenge that organizing a wedding represents.

Always listening to her customers, ready to innovate, curious about life, she enjoys discussing the projects entrusted to her with future brides and grooms, to get to know you better and suggest the best scenography to suit you and create emotion.

A perfectionist at heart, she will organize your wedding or corporate event as if it were her own, with method and rigor, meticulousness and good humor, always planning the smallest detail.

FLORENCE

My name is Florence and I accompany future brides and grooms from the conception to the coordination of their wedding. Weddings have always been a dream of mine!
So, in 2019, I'm training to become a wedding planner and event project manager at the Jaëlys school in Aix-en-Provence.
Since 2020, as a private event planner, I've had the honor of helping couples organize and coordinate their weddings.
I specialize in elegant, romantic and refined weddings, for a French-speaking clientele looking to get married in Provence. A native of Aix-en-Provence, I've made the South-East my playground.
From Provence and its vineyards, to the Côte d'Azur and its seaside resorts, to the snow-capped mountains of the Alps, I'll accompany you wherever your love takes you.
My watchwords are: patience, kindness, calm, organization, discretion and respect.
I draw my inspiration from literature, beautiful things and the charm of the old.
Let's talk about your beautiful project.

BILITIS

I'm Bilitis, mother of an adorable little girl and entrepreneur. I have the pleasure of living on the Côte d'Azur, near Toulon, in the South of France. Before obtaining my wedding planner diploma, I trained at EFMM, which I obtained in 2018.
I'd been organizing private events for several years before turning to my profession.
My greatest pleasure? Creating unique, innovative and exciting experiences that reflect my customers' image. My aim is to help my customers organize unforgettable, festive events.
I bring a dynamic, innovative and organized perspective to every event. My love of planning and attention to detail are sure to create the perfect ambiance for your special day.
I'll be there to support you with the tools you need to ensure that "organization" rhymes with "tranquility and serenity".