Mariage Blanc Designs (pronounced "mar-e-ahj blanh" French for "white wedding"), is an Event Design & Planning boutique company specializing in highly curated, high-end visionary designs & coordination services for one's most memorable occasions. Based in Hudson Valley, New York, it is tri-state's premier choice for Event Design & Planning services.
Founder, Stephanie Blanc, is an Event Designer Visionaire and Professional Planner who has more than honed her skills in designing and facilitating an array of events including weddings, engagements, birthdays, baby showers, launches, & more! Stephanie and her team specialize in designing and curating their clients' most momentous occasions from conceptualization through execution.
Stephanie attended and graduated Magna Cum Laude, from the nationally accredited, Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, where she's received a well-versed background in the concept of design and art business management. With the completion of her studies, she graduated Magna Cum Laude with an Associate's degree in Visual Presentation & Exhibition Design, and a Bachelor's degree in Visual Art Management. During her four years of study at FIT, she lived in Manhattan for 2 years where she worked as a Design Assistant for Sheridan & Co., a specialized full-service retail design agency based in Soho, NY. Additionally, in 2011, she interned at the Museum of Arts & Culture in New Rochelle, NY, where she worked alongside Art Director, Theresa Kump Leghorn, to design and co-curate art exhibits. Here, she designed and co-curated an exhibit titled "Reflections of Change," which celebrated 50 years of desegregated schools within the community of New Rochelle...A decision that was based on an infamous case known as the "Taylor Case." The exhibit featured the attendance of Mayor Noam Bramson, of New Rochelle, and a front section of the Journal News. Subsequently, Stephanie completed a course in Wedding Planning and was issued her certificate by the internationally accredited ICOES. Upon her graduation, she has embarked on a journey of fulfilling her passions by working alongside an array of sophisticated clientele to make their most meaningful life-events a truly memorable experience. Excitingly, several of her events have been featured in notable event publications, such as The Coordinated Bride, Kara’s Party Ideas, Catch My Party, and Itty Bitty Milestones.
Stephanie and her team understand that creating a successful event can be quite the undertaking, which can become overwhelmingly stressful for those who are too busy and do not have the time to manage an event or are not too familiar with the logistics involved. Stephanie and her team are experts in streamlining full wedding and event facilitation all to ensure that their clients have no worries.
One of Stephanie's most admired attributes is her ability to deliver a creative yet personalized approach to each event. Each event is uniquely chic because she focuses on transcending her clients' personalities through luxurious, high-end designs, that evoke a sense of intimacy pertaining to them. She absolutely loves adding personal touches and that certain "je' nais ce croix" one is looking for in order to elevate their event to the next level. Join Stephanie on her creative journey and please contact her if you are interested in making your dream event a reality!