First wedding after two years: Sicily!

The first wedding after almost two years! I felt so blessed, full of emotions, like the bride! Sicily has a special place in my heart, visited many times, family relatives there… The colour of this land is so precious: the sea, the salty air, the colour of the sky, the food and the wine. If…

Flowers, flowers flowers

Flowers, I have written so many posts about them. They are the main details of your wedding and you cannot have a wedding without them. From the bride bouquet to the ceremony setting, from the table décor to little details spread all over the venue. I do work with the best professionals in Italy and…

The wedding photographer, a matter of personal taste

On two things you don’t have to look at budget: makeup and hair for the bride and a good photographer. The first one because brides want to exalts their inner beauty, the second because a good photographer captures all the passages, details, emotions of the big day and you will go on for the rest…

The sweetest couple, ever!!!

I love all my couples but some couples have the power to stay in my heart longer and this is the case of this amazing couple from Northern Ireland. They came to Florence many times before the wedding so we had the chance to meet several times before the wedding. She fell in loved ,…

A Brazilian family affair

Danni e Candido had their love affair in Florence in the amazing Ognissanti church then they crossed the square and had their reception at the historical Westin Excelsior! The bride was stunning in her bridal gown designed by a Brazilian designer Alessandra Sobreira. The pair brought from Brazil the band and the photographer Gabriel Diniz…

A private villa and a wedding

This is a private villa overlooking Florence rent by the couples for a family gathering. Few siblings and some friends, a really private affair and I just love private affair! Renting a villa for your close family could be an ideal solution if you want some privacy and enjoy few days like a local. The…

Not finished yet!

While many other wedding planners have finished the season mine is still going on. I have my last wedding late December to start again soon in April. The following wedding was done in August, end of the month and while the rain hit hard in Florence just a hour before the start of the event,…

Early summer dream in the countryside

Photo: by Alessandro Giannini MUA: Patrizia Tavella Location: Villa il Poggiale, San Casciano in Val di Pesa Flowers by Fleuretdecor DJ: Filippo Galassini    

A vacation with wedding in Florence

In the whirlwind middle of the season, Natalia wrote to me saying she wanted to have a very intimate wedding with only her family and few friends. Even if I was full of weddings I coulnd say no, therefore even with a small budget the couple and family had their vacation in Italy plus the…

Sun flower wedding in the Florentine Countryside

Diego and Flavia, a brazilian couple living in London,  decided to got married in August. First with a civil ceremony at the town hall in Bagno a Ripoli and then with a symbolic cermeony at the best seller venue in Florence, the Villa Medicea di Lilliano, a villa once owned by the Medici family. The venue…