Getting married In Italy from Australia with legally valid marriage should prepare some document in Australia before leaving the country and Italy upon arrival. Please always be aware that GOVT representative can't perform wedding events and you can't get married at an Australian Consulate or Embassy.
Before Arriving in Italy:
Earlier than leaving Australia, you'd obtain 1 of the 2 docs below:
Once in Italy
In adding up to the ATTO NOTORIO or document of No Impediment, an Australian people intending to get married in the country will require to make NULLA OSTA (Sworn Declaration).
How to acquire NULLA OSTA in Italy?
You've to plan to be in Italy at least four working days prior the marriage to meet the consular office from Australia and sign the SWORN DECLARATION in her/his presence. HeraEl will make a meeting for you and help you with the site.
The NULLA OSTA further states that there're no impediments, and that single is free to marry. The NULLA OSTA is valid for 6 months and costs the Euro equal of a $50 each Australian people. Please note that you can pay just with cash as credit card services are not availed at the Australian consulate. Ensure you write your entire info accurately as spelled in the passport and doc of no Impediment of ATTO NOTORIO you prepared in AUS. The NULLA OSTA must then be legitimated by the Ufficio Legalizzazioni of the capable Prefettura adding up one "Marca da bollo" in the worth of € 14,62 for every NULLA OSTA. HeraEl wedding planners will manage this on your behalf.
Please note that a divorced lady who wishes to marry once again within three hundred days of the date of her divorce have to contact the local Italian officials and look for special permission from a Magistrate. Otherwise, she has to allow the needed period of 300-days to elapse. If you're widowed, you have to bring the death document of your earlier spouse. Documents can be obtained from the registrar of deaths, marriages, and births.
Once you've entire the doc you marriage planner will bring them to the local town hall who you'll meet two days prior the marriage jointly with an interpreter to swear that you know some articles of the local civil core and that adding up by them you can obtain married in Italy.
A lot of town halls in Italy are extremely good and ancient buildings of the middle ages, a few also have outsides areas where you'll be capable to celebrate your marriage. Most of the halls levy charges for marriages for non-resident and the charges vary all depending on the hall, the day, time of the marriage and in a few cases your nationality. The marriage event will be then celebrated on the planned time with an interpreter and a wedding doc will be replaced rapidly after. To be applied a wedding doc has to be legitimate at the Local PREFETTURA. HeraEl wedding planners will handle this more legalization and send you the document through the most rapidly as that'll be ready.
Symbolic or Religious ceremony in Italy
Should you desire to have religious event or a symbolic marriage in Italy you can read the devoted pages and the above info is provided by the Consular part of the Australian Consulate in Rome, Italy for the ease of enquires, but neither the Australian GOVT, not the consulate nor not HeraEl can take some responsibility whatsoever in regard to the consequence of applying the above details.
If your dream is to get married in Italy fill out the CONTACT FORM.
A kiss from the HeraEl Team!
(Copyright Elena L.F)
Wedding Puglia Masseria is becoming more and more famous for venues weddings in Italy because this area is so exciting! Miles of ideal sandy beaches and sheer cliffs facing the pure crystal clear water of the Mediterranean.. stunning towns of complete of history... A yummy cuisine prepared with fresh, locally grown components... A Wedding Puglia Masseria is a 360-degree experience that'll make your huge day unforgettable both for couples and your guests!
Wedding in a Puglia Masseria
A Masseria is the conventional Apulian mansion when the area of the place of the aristocrat families of Puglia. These mansions normally are built like fortified areas, made of a lot of buildings planned across a courtyard. A lot of these have been cautiously restored and converted into 5-star hotels and impressive graceful manors. The whitelisted walls make s sturdy contrast whit the stunning blue sky, the home is surrounded by the stunning olive groves and Mediterranean Scrub.
The Masseria is popular vanes in Italy for Wedding Puglia Masseria: most of the permit to have wedding event and wedding banquet on the similar area, and can put up your guests for a real family celebration. Just imagine your occasion outsides under the stunning bluest sky or in a cherished frescoed chapel, and followed by a wedding cocktail with an amazing locally grown wine and an alfresco dinner between the elegant olive trees with the tasty Apulia cosine. We've selected for you some of the finest Puglia Masseria.
Masseria Le Carrube
Situated near the antique city of Ostuni, the classical farmhouse will create your experience a real conventional Apulian feel. Wedding ceremonies can be hosted in huge interior areas for people up to 220, including the old oil mill containing stunning olive press with the milestone, or outsides in the orange fruit groves and the amazing Mediterranean garden, for more than 320 guests.
Peculiar Trullo indoor the olive grove is ideal for marriage occasions. Accommodations are avail on the site in up to 10 comfortable rooms and seven suites, the entire recently decorated with advanced facilities and in respect of conventional designer.
This stunning mansion is surrounded by the olive groves and placed just 10 minutes away from the seaside. Marriage banquets can be arranged outsides for up to 120 people. Accommodation avail on the side for up to 40 guests: a real rustic experience with stone floors, wood beamed ceilings, and exceptional antique fireplace. A min stay of three nights is needed.
Potenti enchanting Masseria, just twenty minutes drive from the Mediterranean, can host cherished or huge wedding occasions for up to 130 people. Ceremonies are allowed when Masseria is taken entirely from a minimum three nights. If you want to stay here with friends and family, the Masseria Potenti can accommodate up to 40 guests in amazingly furnished apartments and suites. The max place with additional beds is up to 60 guests.
This unique place dating back to 1600 is ideal for wedding ceremonies with up to 120 people, outsides among centuries antique olive trees or in the three restaurants of the land: one is placed in the antique stables, another one by the pool and one by their stunning private beach which is only a mile away. This Masseria Puglia is immersed in a natural Apulian landscape has over forty doubles rooms divided into greater rooms, luxury rooms, Suites, Jr Suites, and Jr Deluxe, the entire gracefully furnished with a Mediterranean taste. Their ideal suite has an individual pool! There's no Min stay expect for Aug (seven nights) and a few holiday weekends (two nights).
Perfect place if you want to joint your wedding moment with a holiday at the sandy beach, a lot of activities are possible, oil, sports, and wine testing, excisions, cooking classes...
Masseria Don Luigi
Elegant and Quite, this antique Masseria Puglia is immersed in the landscape of Puglia. It's an elegant and quiet Bed and Breakfast in a comforting and usual countryside. The staff is amazingly friendly and attentive and gives an extremely personal welcome: the ideal area where to experience a real Apulia feel.
Wedding receptions for up to 180 guests can be arranged outsides in the elegant gardens or in the exceptional Gazebo that also serves as a backup choice in case of unwanted weather situations. One of the high-class Apulian cuisine with the locally grow components. Over fourteen romantic rooms can accommodate up to 25 people on the site. The pool is exceptional!
This Antique Masseria is situated in a large park immersed between olive groves. The royal building with its graceful park is one the extremely exclusive and refined marriage places in Puglia. Very suitable for huge ceremonies, the place has a wide hall that can host civil events with lawful validity. Accommodation on the area is avail for the couples: the weddings guests can reside in affiliated hotels just a few minutes' drives.
If your dream is to get married in Puglia fill out the CONTACT FORM.
A kiss from the HeraEl Team!
(Copyright Elena L.F)
Wedding Katja and Matic
Theme / Style: they wanted immediate family and closest friends to join their in a intimate, personal ceremony that would be followed bylaid backdinner party. And they knew we wanted to celebrate outside.they first came across the venue, a fine diningrestaurant adjacentto 18thcentury mansion and historic treepark,on the Internet. they arraigned ameeting withtheirin-house wedding planner and itfelt right from the moment they got there. The venue itself looked as they hoped -natural and relaxed -but kindness and generosity of the people working at the restaurant, that would also be their caterer, was whatmadeour minds. When they tried the food served there they were hooked!
Photography: they knew they wanted Katja and Simon to photograph their weddingever since they had first seentheir work online -even before they got engaged -because they simply lovedtheir photography style and sense of aesthetics. They likedhow they made they us feelcomfortable and relaxed during the photo shoot. The photos they made reflectthe atmosphereand emotionsof the dayperfectly. They could not have chosen a better team to capture their day and will be forever gratefulto them for the beautiful memories!
Bride's dress: Katja wore Envy Room dress.When she first saw it on the Internet she was pretty sure that would be the dress she wouldget marry in.
She was looking for simple design, something that would resemble her personal styleand she wanted lace.
That dress had everything she wanted, so she didn't even look further. Everyone was shockedhow easy it was!
Bride's shoes: Kurt Geiger block heel sandal in ivory
Wedding rings: He had chosen Tapered Cathedral Solitaire Engagement Ring in white gold for she.For wedding rings they choose DiamondEternity Band in white gold for she and classic wedding band in white gold for him.
Jewellery / Accessories: Katjia wore Gold Bridal Comb by The Wild Rose Accessories in her hair. Groom wore Hugo Boss cufflinks, Tie Bar navybulletin dot bow tie, Hugo Boss ivory pocket square.
Grooms attire:Drykorn two-piecesuitin navy,Hugo Boss shirt in ivory and Hugo Boss brown leather shoes.Hair: he wore his hair curled and tied up in half up-do.
Bride also hada golden leaf wedding comb that I bought on Etsy in her hair.
Makeup: she wanted simple, romanticmakeup, the kind that would give her dewy, natural looking glowI think her makeup artist did an amazing job accomplishingthat. It was exactly what she envisioned.
Stationery / Invitations: they designed wedding invitations and other stationery (menus, name cards, photo booth speech clouds, gift bags) together with groom's best man, through some gin tonic fueled creative sessions.
Favors / Bonbonniere: they guests were giftedbottles of their homemade limoncello, because who doesn't lovegood limoncello and also, they will be honeymooning at Amalfi Coast, so it made sense.Also in the gift bagswere tubesfilledwith tarragon infused sea salt, provided by thecaterer.
Flowers & Bouquets: With the whole summer garden wedding concept in mind, they wanted florals that would only enhancethe beauty of the venue itself and wouldn'tbreak the bankat the same time. They wanted to keep things simple, neutral toned and natural looking. So they decided for all-white flowers with some greenery to go along.
Floral arrangements and bridal bouquet included peonies, roses, hydrangeasand baby breath.
Preparation: /Ceremony Decor / Reception Decor: their friends and family had helped they gather some old stuff, like books, suitcase and telephone, that they arranged laying around the venue, to give ita rusticfeel. They had photos of their hangedon twine,wrapped aroundthetree trunks. Wooden chairs and hanging overhead lighting added extra charm to the whole setting.As the night progressed, the stars came out, the lights and candles shined brighter, and the venuebecame even more beautiful.
Wedding Planner / Wedding Stylist: Katja & Maric said:" He made the wedding planning process effortless. He accommodatedour every wish, but also contributed himself with ideas that made overall aestheticcome together.During our wedding day he made sure everything ran as smooth as possible. He did a terrific job and we could not be happierwith his wor".
A special thanks to Katja&Simon - Destination Wedding Photographers
(Copyright Elena L.F)
One of the most exciting parts in planning a wedding is digging into the process of how to choose wedding flowers. Simply put, the type of floral arrangement that is chosen can play a great role towards setting the tone for the wedding. This allows the individual deciding upon the flower choice to become an auteur of sorts. Considering the vital need of picking the right flowers, such an individual is one of the most important of wedding planners. Therefore, only the most inspired of planners should take part in this aspect of the selection process.
Of course, passion along will not allow you to make the best decision in selecting flowers. Rather, clear and wise choice must be made with selecting the flowers. That is why it is best to look towards well-known conventional wisdom in order to make a right selection for wedding flowers.Gratefully, many have went through the path of making wise choices on wedding flowers which you can tap from their right choice for perfect wedding flowers.
Here are some of the more common hints associated with successfully choosing the right flowers for wedding:
Financial considerations need to be weighed when choosing flowers for the wedding. It surely would not be effective to choose a wedding flower arrangement that is well out of affordable budget. Nevertheless, it is also essential to point out that some of the very best floral choices are not necessarily the most luxurious. There are a lot of reasonable wedding flower choices that can be purchased even on a small budget. The important thing is to perform enough effective comparison shopping to arrive at a cost-effective end result.
Contracting the right florist is a must when making decision on choice of wedding flowers.Here is a saying that needs to be realized: one cannot arrive at the appropriate wedding flower choice without hiring the right florist. It is the florist that designed and places the flowers in a custom manner and you will want the most talented florist available for such a job. Also, you will want a florist that has a great inventory of flowers and related stock. This will upturn the ability to select those arrangements that would most correctly suit the wedding. And, of course, you will want to handpick a florist that is inexpensive. Again, much of the success of the flower choice will always return back to the talents of the florist. That is why selecting the right florist is a must.
Make sure you work with the florist every step of the way to make sure you are happy with the variety. Leaving everything up to the florist is not advised since you want to be sure what you are getting and not be shocked at the last minute.
On the other hand, you do not want to control the end result since this would undermine the ability to arrive at a quality arrangement and selection.
Giving attention to the season of the year into consideration is helpful when making choosing a wedding flower. Matching a flower selection to the season of the year really improves the visual impression that they deliver. On the other hand, mismatching the flowers and the season can have a very damaging effect. That is why is it definitely helpful to look towards those seasonal flowers that fit the time of the year. This will impressively aid in making the flower selection look impactful.
Be sure that the choice of the floral bouquet for the bride fits the design of her gown. The floral bouquet needs to well complement the design, size, and shape of the gown or else the flowers will present a clash. Needless to say, this is not the wanted result. Moreover, the bridal maids should have a near matching arrangement to the bride's but somewhat scaled down in size. You would not want the bridesmaids' bouquets to detract from that of the bride's.
Really the steps taken when choosing wedding flowers can be often a lot of fun.In fact, you could consider choosing the right flowers to be among the most rewarding areas of planning the wedding. Sure, it entails some extra work but the work will be well worth it in the end.
(Copyright Elena L.F)
Really every wedding needs a theme.
Your wedding theme is the shooting off point at which wedding planning begins to come together. It normally dictates the style, formality and colors of any wedding. Choosing a wedding theme takes some thought and planning to ensure the theme fits your personality as a couple. Your theme needs to be easy to accomplish and should fall into the category of good taste.
A lot of couples jump into a fad theme and drive, it into the ground. Just because you are particular sport fans, doesn't mean your wedding theme should be that of the game. How will you feel years from now when you look at your wedding film and images? Will you jump? Or will your wedding stand the test of time? If you use good taste as a guide, you'll be on the right track. If it offends Grannie, do some soul examining.
Here are some tips to get your creativity flowing and find the right wedding theme that will rock your wedding and make your wedding planning stress-free. . Once you come up with your first idea, let the creativity begin to free flow.
Spring Bright spring colors, tulips, daffodils, lilacs and other aromatic spring flowers. Think fresh breezes and a new life.
Summer Hot summer colors, light fabrics, outdoor activities and barbeque's. Use in season flowers, serve lemonade and ice tea, think garden weddings.
Fall Rich fall colors, oranges, pumpkins, spices, olive greens combined with a fall harvest menu. Serve warm apple cider; beautify with colorful fall flowers and leaves.
Pick a theme that is easy to accomplish and fits into your personalities. Please don't over theme your wedding. Too much of a good thing is awesome to your guests. Your wedding theme shouldn't smack the guests in the face. It should be smart. You aren't putting on a Hollywood production; you are celebrating your marriage. Make it personal, makes it memorable!
(Copyright Elena L.F)
As with any wedding ceremony, there are million different things that need to be planned. So it is very significant that you begin planning your wedding six to twelve months before the time. This will ensure that you have enough time to get the wedding all set. By beginning early, this will also ensure that you can book the right reception hall, photographers, videographers etc.
The first part of your wedding organizing begins by creating a wedding financial plan. There is much of free advice on creating wedding budgets online including online budget planners or excel spreadsheets you can freely download.
Once you have put a financial plan into place, be sure that you stick with it. Having a budget in place will ensure that you have sufficient money for all you will need for the wedding. If you go over in one place think of the other thing you need to reduce.
One of the next important tasks is to set a wedding date. This is perhaps one of the most essential steps, since everything will hinge on the date you have chosen. You will need to harmonize everything with your wedding date. Your selection of wedding date can also make a difference to the cost of things for instance the reception venue.
The next is the guest list. If you create a guest list in advance, you will it will be easy for you to know what size of the reception hall you will need. The guest list also gives you numbers for the invitations and wedding favors. While you may have quite a few months before the big day ensure you get out your invitations at least six weeks in advance. If it is even still far in the future, you might want to send a save the date card.
After you have your planned budget, wedding date and guest list all sorted, you can then look for a place to have the wedding reception. You will perhaps want the reception location to match with the theme and overall tone of the wedding. If the wedding is on the more formal side, then you will need a more formal reception hall. Nevertheless, if you are planning an informal wedding, then the backyard might be perfect. So be sure to keep the tone of the wedding in mind when looking for the perfect reception location.
If you are considering having a church wedding, ensure the church is available. You will need to schedule a meeting with the priest or pastor to ensure that everything will work out for your selected wedding date. Be sure to find out if the priest or pastor call for pre-marital counseling, as a lot of them do nowadays.
After you have the main components of the wedding in place, you can then carry on with the wedding organizing. No matter what type of wedding you decide on to have, it is significant that you remain organized throughout the whole planning and preparation process. With some simple wedding organizing, you can have the wedding of your dreams.
TIPS TO CHOOSING THE IDEAL WEDDING PLANNER
The wedding planner is somebody you can applause to the highest heavens with the success of your wedding or one to blame in case something gets off-center. The consultant plays a very essential role in your event and the caliber of the planner you have picked can make or break your ceremony.
It is therefore very important to be very careful when choosing your wedding planner. You can never change horses in the middle of the race so once you have selected your consultant it is risky to get a replacement especially at the last minute of your preparations.
Here are some tips to pick somebody you wouldn't regret once the wedding ceremony and the reception are over.
GET A PERSON WHOSE PERFORMANCE YOU HAVE ALREADY SEEN
Most wedding planners are suggested by family and friends of the couple. Nevertheless, it would be best to pick someone whose work you have already witnessed. The planner can be the very person who took charge of your friend or sister's wedding and who did a very good job.
CHECK THE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE PLANNER WITH HIS USER
If you are short-listing planners who were very much recommended by a colleague or a friend, ensure you talk to other couples who got made use of the planner's services before. It can be a person in the community. Ask if they would vouch for the same planner or if they have some regrets about using him in the first place. Make your decision only after you are pleased that his reputation is not a fluke but a product of hard work he has maintained through the years.
(Copyright Elena L.F)
Because of the difficulty of the economy, many couples are choosing to organize small, but intimate weddings rather than a huge wedding. One way to save money is by trimming down the list of invitees. Even though the list has been trimmed down, bear in mind that the guest who make it to your final list will feel extra special for getting an invite. This offers the avenue for you to do extra preparation for them which would not have been possible with a huge wedding. For instance, rather than give them a few chocolates, consider giving each of them their own box of candy or better still offer each one a champagne toast.Wedding ideas for a small wedding are limitless.
Most couples erroneously believe that the planning will be simpler because the wedding is smaller – this is far from the truth. It is important to consider every detail when putting together a wedding. Nothing will be hidden from a huge crowd of 150 people; in a small wedding, every minute detail will be noticeable. One great suggestion will be to hire a wedding planner to make everything easy. Planning a wedding is one of the most exciting times in one's life and it can also be one of the most stressful times in the life of an adult. Every couple would want a wedding of their dreams which will offer them romantic and beautiful memories to treasure for the rest of their lives. Turning this dream to reality while on a budget is such a challenge but can be achieved using creative avenues to organize an intimate and romantic wedding.
Lighting is a very effective item to use during a wedding ceremony and reception. A combination of evening sunlight with plenty of tiny white lights can produce a romantic and lovely atmosphere for an outdoor wedding. Lighting is budget-friendly and can help a couple maintain a limited wedding budget while at the same time create an intimate and beautiful wedding and reception venue.
Another way to accomplish a splendid and elegant backdrop for a dream wedding is by using chair covers and flowers for enhancing beautiful lighting. Chair covers can be either homemade with discounted fabric, or may be rented from a wedding and event rental outfit at an affordable price.
Many times, people are able to rent beautiful items to help them create an elegant setting for their wedding. Chairs, tables, centerpieces, lighting, tablecloths, plate settings and chair covers are all items that party rental companies provide at affordable rates. If renting party and ceremony items is not an option, keeping them intimate and simple is an awesome way to create a theme for a wedding. Water can also be used as a backdrop for establishing a romantic, inviting and memorable wedding ambience.
Citing the venue of an outdoor wedding close to an aquatic landscape with a waterfall will create a beautiful and lovely atmosphere that is both intimate and elegant. Small, electric fountains showing water flowing over rocks may be used as a cynosure for the wedding reception to maintain the water theme of the ceremony.
Maintaining a wedding budget is important so the couples do not begin their lives together with worries about wedding debt.
(Copyright Elena L.F)
Are you still engaged and searching for a memorable wedding destination where to get married?
Weddings abroad are memorable occasions, but getting married in romantic Italy, land of renowned splendor and history will be at all times remain in your heart like an unforgettable event!
Discovering the best wedding destination is a concern for all couples planning to get married. Choosing the right place can be very challenging when there are a lot of options and possible venues. Italy is one of the countries with more wedding locations, rich in magnificent venues and places for an excellent wedding and honeymoon.
Places like Florence, Rome, the Amalfi Coast, Capri, and Venice and in the last few years even Puglia are all destinations that have an exceptional combination of romance and history. They are locations in Italy which can turn your wedding into a special date to keep a good lasting memory. Places like Florence, Rome, and Venice have their history and their stylish and charming buildings, breathtaking and famous churches. Unique landscapes and views all make them perfect as wedding destinations. A place like the Capri and the Amalfi Coast, you will enjoy romantic and breathtaking natural terraces overlooking the sea and luxurious villas and hotels. In Puglia, you will be spellbound from her coasts and from her magnificent absorbed farms in the green, surrounded by the mighty his secular olive trees.
MARRIED IN ITALY
Really getting married in Italy is easy. For one, there is no citizenship requirement and you can fix your marriage on any day of the week (but special permission is required for Sunday weddings). Wedding organizers and planners would be a great help to get all done especially if you are not living in their settlement. They would know who the best vendors are the town, and can help get your wedding details prepared so that as when you arrive, virtually all you'll have to say and do is "I do".
This lovely country is a complete favorite for wedding locations. There are a lot of options where you can hold your ceremony - aside from the mentioned cities and towns. No matter where you decide on, it would be one of the most romantic places in the world. Just everywhere, in the country, there is beauty under the blue Mediterranean sky.
Other essential decisions are the kind of wedding ceremony you want, the number of guests that will be attending and your preference in terms of setting for the event; whether you prefer a villa or a castle if an indoor or outdoor wedding is better. All necessary in order to determine what kind of romantic location that will best suit you.
Once you have picked up your perfect venue, your wedding organizer will offer you a typical Italian meal or a rich buffet, both will be a real gourmet Italian wedding menu!
As soon as the needed confirmations are made, your personal wedding planner will send you regular emails with the updates on the progress of the event being organized for you and the available choices to suit your personality.
Each added service (either from the transportation to the flowers that will be used, again from the bride hairdo and make-up to the photographer, etc.) will be picked for you according to your preferences.
The services are given to the brides and grooms will always comprise reservations for the professional photographer, florist, musicians, make-up artist and hair stylist. Fireworks will also be provided. Others include wedding favors, handwritten invitations on special Italian Renaissance paper, vintage cars, balloon and boat rides and all kind of guest activities (wine tours, cruises, etc.).
In order to avoid a bad situation you need to be sure about the trustworthiness of your wedding planner: most of them sometimes are not based in Italy (even if seems yes in their site) and are not professionals. An additional guarantee for you is to choose a planner with one licensed tour operator and travel agency; as they are better and authorized by the Italian law to organize for anyone any kind of service including a memorable honeymoon!
A wedding is the most important and unique time in one's life and it requires the services access and excellence planners.
(Copyright Elena L.F.)
Whether it is a life-long dream or you have never really given it much thought, a wedding is a truly unique event. However, the happiness and joy of organizing this special day can give way to stress with the preoccupation of making mistakes.
Paying special attention to even the smallest detail is the secret to organizing a unique and unforgettable wedding.
The "Confettata", a typical Italian tradition, and very deeply rooted in the region of Puglia, is a beautifully decorated table of sugar coated almonds, known as "confetti".
WEDDING IN PUGLIA
Puglia, the land of marvels and tradition. The landscape of Puglia lies as a breathtaking background to the beautiful images in the wedding album that will be proudly shared with family and friends.
Wedding celebrations in Puglia are not a one-day affair. The festivities continue for two or three days with sumptuous food, entertaining music and lively dancing for the enjoyment of the Bride and Groom, as well as family, friends and sometimes even neighbors and passersby.
Here are a few tips if you wish to respect customs and traditions when organizing your wedding:
The most important thing to remember is that the wedding invitations are to be sent at least two months before the wedding date. The Bride and Groom personally hand deliver the invitations to each and every guest except, of course, to those who live too far away, in which case the invitations are mailed. This step can be very time-consuming and depends on the number of guests that are invited, so planning is very important. Also, if possible, organize the delivery to guests who live in the same area, all on the same day.
Pouches of sugared almonds should be included with the party favors, to be given to those who send flowers or a gift, even if not invited. Party favors for the parents and the Maid of Honor and Best Man should be different and special. It is also important to give a small pouch of sugared almonds to anyone who sends a card.
SETTING UP THE PERFECT "CONFETTATA"
The "Confettata" is the emblem of the wedding reception. The beautiful shapes and vivid colours of the "Confettata" are extremely appealing to guests and especially to children.
Every detail of the decor must reflect style and good taste and must be carefully selected to blend in with the theme and colour scheme of the reception.
The first decision to make is where to set up the table. It is recommended to set it up away from the diners so they are not disturbed by guests serving themselves to these sumptuous sweets. Restaurants normally have a designated area that has been carefully chosen to accommodate the "Confettata".
The tablecloth on this table is usually the same as the one on the dining tables, but you can, of course, choose differently if you wish. Ideally a white tablecloth should be used as it will emphasize the beautiful colors of the candy.
The containers can be of different shapes, colors and materials such as silver, lace or the classic and timeless crystal. These containers should also be chosen according to the style of the event.
The star of the show which is, in fact, the "Confettata", offers an astounding number of choices. White classic sugared almonds from Avola and its chocolate variant are a must. For the rest, you can choose according to your personal taste or on the season. The shapes vary and you can choose between classic, round or heart-shaped, all in a wide range of colors and flavors.
It is recommended to put a small sign in front of each container identifying the type of candy. This will make the selection easier and will avoid a pile-up of guests at the table.
Don't forget the paper cones that guests will fill up with their favorites to take home.
Caramels, chocolates and other candies can also be included.
Flowers, ribbons and petals strewn over the tablecloth will add an extra touch of class.
(Copyrigt Elena Le Fosse)
If you are in the process of organizing your wedding, you have no doubt realized that there are never-ending details to be taken care of. It is difficult for the Bride and Groom to take time from their numerous life commitments to deal with inevitable unforeseen and last-minute events. For this reason, turning to a professional Wedding Planner is the most effective way to ensure a perfect wedding.
THE WEDDING PLANNER IS INDISPENSABLE FOR A WEDDING THAT IS MEMORABLE.
With the countless activities that are part of our daily lives, it is difficult to dedicate the time needed to properly organize a wedding. The role of the Wedding Planner was created to relieve the Bride and Groom of all the tasks involved in the organization of this event. With the assistance of a professional, you are assured to have nothing to do except sit back and enjoy the most important day of your lives. It is the Wedding Planner's responsibility to make your "special day" extra special and to deal with unexpected and/or last-minute issues. The creativity of these professionals enables them to propose original ideas based on the wishes and desires of the Bride and Groom, always keeping in mind that every wedding is unique.
WHY RELY ON A WEDDING ORGANIZER?
There are many reasons to seek the help of a professional Wedding Organizer, and we have listed the main ones below.
By consulting an expert, you will be assured of the highest quality of services and you will avoid the stress and fatigue of organizing the event by yourselves. The attention paid to every single detail will make the difference between a simple wedding and a wedding that is a truly unique and memorable experience. You will be relying on someone who is knowledgeable and experienced in the field and is specialized in all the creative aspects, from the setting and location to contacts with the various professionals who will be involved with the event, and so much more. Your Wedding Organizer is there to grant your every request, making sure that the most important day of your lives is extraordinarily special. Do not leave anything to chance: when engaging a Wedding Organizer, all you will have left to do is think about enjoying the moment, without worrying about anything other than having fun.
(Copyright Elena Le Fosse)