• By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 31st May 2019

Destination Wedding: 10 Items You Must Have in Your Suitcase

Your elopement to the perfect destination to crown your love is just around the corner. Everything is set: you have booked flights and transportation for you, your friends and your relatives; you have chosen and tailored dress and suit… Literally everything is ready – everything, but your suitcase! Because Destination Weddings are White Emotion’s specialty, […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 22nd May 2019

How much does a wedding in Italy cost?

Tips to Manage Your Wedding Piggybank   How much does a wedding in Italy cost? The price of a wedding in Italy depends on the region, time of the year, location, services… Honestly, the list of things that may be cheaper or more expensive could go on forever! However, the truth is that the only […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 8th May 2019

Best Wedding Planners in Italy Meet Top Wedding Stylists

The favorite rendez-vous of all the best wedding planners in Italy, Sì Sposa Italia (5-8 April, Milan) is one of the trendiest brides and grooms’ wear events of the year, an unmissable occasion to meet top wedding fashion designers. While attending this prestigious event, I had the chance to interview Gino Signore, whose brand, Maison […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 11th April 2019
  • In Wedding in Venice

Wedding in Venice: A Fond Farewell to Palazzo Pisani Moretta

A client calls: “We’ve chosen the location! We would like a wedding in Venice”. After going through a list of potential venues, I tell her she will receive a list with the pros and cons of each to help her and her fiancé in their choice and, as she won’t be flying from the US […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 26th March 2019

Getting Married in Italy: The “Matrimonio Concordatario”

A “matrimonio concordatario” (literally, Concordat wedding) is, in Italian civil law, a Catholic marriage to which the state recognizes civil effects. It is regulated by article 8 of Italian law no. 121 of 25 March 1985 and article 4 of the Additional Protocol that forms an integral part of such agreement. Sounds complicated? This short […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 1st March 2019
  • In Wedding in Venice

10 Best Photo Spots for an Elopement in Venice

Venice is the romantic city by definition. In two or accompanied by their dearest, every year, millions of couples choose this city to elope. Though there are countless reasons for their decision, one of them certainly involves the many photoshoot options that the city has to offer. Of course, different couples have different priorities and […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 25th February 2019

Top Places to Get Married in Italy – My Favorite 5

The best places to get married in Italy? With so many amazing locations to tie the knot, one could spend years dreaming about the perfect spot! And though in the end, any of the countless options are sure to be a stunning setting to hold your nuptials, the following are definitely my all-time favorites… 1. […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 6th February 2019
  • In Anna & Giuseppe Wedding, Wedding in Lake Como

Wedding in Lake Como – Villa Regina Teodolinda – Part 2

Anna and Giuseppe Lake Como wedding took place on a hot, summer day at the end of August. In line with tradition, bride and groom bid each other good bye the day before, to prepare in two different locations and meet again at the ceremony: the bride stays at the main villa, while Giuseppe moves […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 1st February 2019
  • In Anna & Giuseppe Wedding, Wedding in Lake Como

Wedding in Lake Como – Villa Balbianello – Part 1

Anna and Giuseppe Anna had been a bridesmaid in one of my previous weddings on Lake Como, so contacting me was easy for her – as much as getting to know her better was for me! Initially, her idea was to get married in Tuscany or on Lake Garda. We therefore met in Pisa and […]
  • By AlessiaSanta
  • Posted 21st January 2019

Wedding Trends 2019

From Neutral and Matte to Bold and Shiny, Get Inspired by The Floral and Color Scheme Wedding Trends in 2019! Can you imagine a wedding without floral decorations? Flowers are a defining element to your bridal style. Vivid and vibrant flower cascades, lush greenery dotted with local blooms or single stems highlighted, floral decorations will […]