Silvia Gerzeli Hair Stylist and Make up Artist

A picture speaks a thousand words and these images of work by Silvia Gerzeli say it all.  Hair and makeup stylist in the Italian fashion and wedding industries for the past 15 years, Silvia’s motto is “less is more” as she fully believes in using a minimal amount of product so that less disappears during … Read More »

Italy Lake Orta Wedding: Villa Bossi

Civil Ceremony venue Villa Bossi belongs to the City of Orta San Giulio, website only in Italian, legally binding weddings are held outdoors in the villa gardens overlooking Lake Orta.  See Rainy and Dean’s wedding on Lake Orta to see what a civil wedding in Italy looks like at Villa Bossi.

Rainy and Dean: Romantic Italy Lake Orta Wedding

Little girls and their dreams. They watch a Cinderella movie once and then picture their very own Prince charming and Royal wedding day from then on (ok, it’s really about the glass slippers, isn’t it girls?!). Rainy carried the vision of her prince charming all the way from childhood when they first met then all the way … Read More »

Weddings by Chiara Viarisio

For all you Brides Up North here is your gal.  Chiara plans and designs weddings in the Langhe and Lakes area, the more noble parts of Italy where emperors and kings spent their summers sipping Nebbiolo and Barolo wines.  Chiara has worked at countless locations including elegant villas and powerful castles, and she takes care … Read More »


A perfect score for 7 years in a row on Wedding Wire – the wedding industry’s ‘trip advisor’ style rating system – speaks for itself.  Couples rave over the professional and passionate planning skills that Francesca and her team of wedding planners in Italy dedicate to each single event they stage whether in Tuscany, on the … Read More »