Polaroids: Instant Wedding Photo Fun

We all love taking pictures at weddings. Some of us do it for a living, but we all love snapping away and capturing moments, emotions, settings and details for posterity. A recent trend is towards the once super-popular Polaroid instant camera has the great advantage of being able to view and enjoy photos as they’re taken and the fun and creativity doesn’t stop there…

Travel to your Italian Wedding in Style!

As Cinderella taught us all as little girls, every princess should travel in style. And while I wouldn’t necessarily recommend a converted-pumpkin carriage there are so many great ways for brides (and grooms) to travel in style on their wedding day…

Symbolic Wedding Rites: adding a personal touch to your big day!

Symbolic wedding rites are the perfect way to personalise your wedding day and add further significance and wonderful unique twists and touches to your unforgettable event! Here are just a few inspiring ideas for symbolic ceremonies and elements, thanks to our wonderful brides and grooms who chose to personalise their wedding events…

Group Portraiture – Reportage goes (a bit) Traditional!

As far as reportage photography is concerned, organized group photography should be an absolute no-no! As far as most couples and their families are concerned, at least one group shot is an absolute must! Her’s our guide to getting great group photos, be they traditional or a little less…

The Secret Language of Flowers

Choosing the flowers for your bridal bouquet and decorations, from the countless wonderful options – both simple and exotic – now available, may not be an easy task. Personal preferences, seasonal availability and wedding theme are just some of the reasons for choosing particular wedding flowers. The popular Victorian ‘language of flowers’ allowed couples to communicate feelings and intentions through their floral choices – here’s our guide to this secret language and to ‘saying it with flowers’ …

Your wedding in Italy and THE most important dress you’ll ever wear!

Every bride wishes to look like the very best version of herself on her wedding day especially when getting married in super-stylish Italy. Your wedding dress should look and feel like the most fabulous dress you have ever worn…and will ever wear! Whether couture or off-the-peg, made-to-measure or vintage, there a few considerations to bear in mind choosing THE dress for your wedding that may help to make this daunting task just a little easier…

Our Guide to Wedding Customs & Traditions

There are so many symbols and traditions linked to weddings. Every culture – and at times it seems every family – has their own. Lots of popular modern wedding customs and traditions can be traced back to the Ancient Egyptians, the Ancient Romans and other old European practices. Often based around symbolism, superstition, religion or folklore, the true origins of many of the traditions we know, love and faithfully uphold, remain open to interpretation. Ranging from practical to mystical and from sinister to just plain bizarre, here are the origins and meaning of some of the more popular wedding symbols and traditions!

Traditional Italian Wedding Confetti

When most of us think of confetti we think of the coloured paper shapes or fresh or dried flower petals that are thrown at a bride and groom at the end of their wedding ceremony. Here in Italy confetti means something that is a little different but a very significant wedding tradition which dates back to the Romans…