Your first consultation with SposiamoVi

Our vital tips to help you get your wedding pointed in the right direction.

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Welcome to the SposiamoVi - Italian Wedding Style blog, dedicated to elegant, fun and personal Italian styled weddings: trends, venues, real weddings, advice and inspiration in a variety of styles! Created for those couples who are planning a destination wedding in Italy and are looking to add a little Italian flair to their wedding day!

The perfect kick off celebration in Florence

posted in: Decor and Inspiration, Tuscany at 5:22, Saturday 6th August

Come on! Everyone knows that rehearsal dinners is where the real party starts!

M+C kicked off the perfect celebrations with a superb meal and a bold fabulous design in the glittering garden’s of Four Seasons Florence leaving their guests craving for more!

Gorgeous red flower and candle decor for welcome dinner at Four Seasons Florence

Gorgeous red flower and candle decor for welcome dinner at Four Seasons Florence

Unique table decoration at Four Seasons Florence - SposiamoVi

Unique table decoration at Four Seasons Florence – SposiamoVi

Table styling at Four Seasons Florence - SposiamoVi and Vincenzo Dascanio

Table styling at Four Seasons Florence – SposiamoVi and Vincenzo Dascanio

The perfect wedding weekend - Planning SposiamoVi Florals Vincenzo Dascanio

Venue: Four Seasons Firenze

Floral Design: Vincenzo Dascanio

Planning: SposiamoVi

Photography: Morlotti Studio

Villa del Balbianello – For treasure seekers

posted in: [:en]Venue Spotlight[:en], Lake Como at 5:05, Saturday 6th August

For treasure seekers..

Like a canvas, the villa is built up, layer upon layer, so that each area or detail has a story and holds a meaning or memory.

Villa del Balbianello remains the most appealing ceremony venue on Lake Como!

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como Wedding Ceremony under the Loggia

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como Wedding Ceremony under the Loggia

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como Wedding Photography in the garden

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como Wedding Photography in the garden

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como Wedding - Bride and Bridesmaids arriving by boat

Villa Del Balbianello Lake Como Wedding – Bride and Bridesmaids arriving by boat

Villa del Balbianello Wedding - Lake Como

Your first consultation with SposiamoVi

posted in: Featured, Questions? Ask SposiamoVi, Tips from Pros at 9:02, Wednesday 10th December

Decisions Decisions!

How to choose a wedding planner 

Okay, so you’ve said ‘I do!’ and you’re going to be Mr. and Mrs. in a year’s time (or less). That’s fabulous!

If one of your first steps is to hire a wedding planner, we have some vital tips to help you get your wedding pointed in the right direction.

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After you’ve researched potential wedding planners and narrowed down your list to, say, three, it’s important to make contact and conduct a question/answer session. The planner will need to know things like guest headcount, potential location desires, catering wishes, etc. in order to put together a basic service proposal and estimate the cost of your wedding. You’ll need to know about the planner’s experience, basic event rates, availability, etc. Please note that, unless you have a ‘sky is the limit’ budget, a cost estimate is virtually impossible if information, numbers and details are not shared from the start. But more on that later…

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Our top 3 Sofreh Aghd for your wedding in Italy

posted in: Ceremony, Real Weddings at 2:30, Friday 4th August

An ancient Iranian author once said:

For Iranians marriage is an event, which must be celebrated not quietly but with glory and distinction. It is the most conspicuous of all the occasions and is celebrated in the presence of a fairly large assembly.

that’s why we love to plan Persian weddings!

As you know the sofreh is the most distinguish element of a Persian ceremony, what makes it unique from all others in the world. Although this tradition goes back to the ancient Zoroastrian religion it’s easily adaptable to modern times.

Today we want to show you our top 3 selection of Sofreh Aghd.

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The perfect Italian Dolce Vita experience bag

posted in: Decor and Inspiration, Make it Italian! at 3:12, Wednesday 26th July

Your guests have travelled from afar (granted, some farther than others) and you would like to give them a warm welcome to Italy.

Italy is one of the most represented countries in the world. Its cities and landscapes have inspired artists, photographers and movie directors for centuries. Then it’s easy to understand why Italy has become a dream destination for travellers and wedding couples alike. This country has plenty to offer in terms of sightseeing, but if you really want to tempt your guests you should give them a taste of the best Italian products.

What better way to express your gratitude than with a lovely gift bag full of Italian goodies! When it comes to your destination wedding, your guests are high on our list of priorities. It’s a pleasure for our team to find creative and original ideas for your Italian wedding gift bags, that will delight your guests upon their arrival.

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Interview with Virginia Ruocco, marketing manager for Carthusia

posted in: Decor and Inspiration, Tips from Pros at 2:29, Thursday 20th July

At SposiamoVi we aim to offer our clients sheer excellence, which is why we choose our partners so carefully. Amongst these meticulously chosen partners is Carthusia; an exclusive niche perfume producer on the small island of Capri, Italy. What started out as a small family business in 1948 has grown into numerous stores all over the world.

We caught up with Virginia Ruocco, marketing manager for Carthusia and one of the most successful women on Capri, and asked her some questions about this scented realm.

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