Wedding and event planning service
Rachel Birthistle is the founder and CEO of The Lake Como Wedding Planner. Based in Como, her team of twelve plan and produce incredible weddings and events not only in Lake Como but throughout Italy and Europe.
Her team comprises a planning department, a sales team and a design & production team specialised in the creation of multi-day events for a wide ranging international client base. The Lake Como Wedding Planner has become known for their distinctive style and attention to detail. Their work has been featured in many international publications such as Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue and Brides.
Based in London, Amsterdam & Venice, the duo behind Design Anarchy Studio, Eva Zoe Trevisan & Clara Isabella Boatto, have worked in the private events sector for 14 years, founding and bringing to success their event production company specialised in private celebrations in Italy and beyond for a worldwide clientele. Characterised by a very creative approach to styling and entertaining, together with their production team, they have assisted myriads of clients based in all continents and with different backgrounds, cultures and needs.
KR Events is a high-end wedding planning agency creating luxurious events in Italy and France since 2010. With a limited selection of weddings every year, each one is handcrafted like a piece of jewelry.
Sumptuous Events is not simply an event planning and design agency entity but a luxury lifestyle. An opportunity to celebrate life’s beauty through the creative optic of Jean Charles Vaneck.
A high-end wedding planning agency based in Italy and Switzerland. Fully devoted and keen on details, Happy Moments Collector creates unique and sophisticated weddings all over Europe.
A premier luxury event and portrait photography studio based in Paris. Kiss In Paris is known for planning perfect celebrations and capturing fabulous photos of life’s most special moments – marriage proposals, elopements, engagements, anniversaries, family fun and of course, spectacular weddings.
Specializing in weddings all over Italy, Iles Events create emotional, unforgettable events where the modernity meets tradition, personalizing every wedding and finding the best solution for every couple.
A luxury full-service event design and planning agency for sophisticated and savvy couples who demand a first class service and extreme attention to details.
Specialised in building flawless, fairy-tale, perfectly planned, luxury weddings and events,
we tailor memorable, upscale, glamorous and above all fun celebrations, to make the private event experience the best it could possibly be.
Elegant, custom designed celebrations arranged by an acclaimed team of wedding and event planners with extensive experience managing exclusive events. Over 20 years working in Italy’s most coveted locations, they have a proven track record of delivering.
Specializing in destination events, NKT Events is an American boutique event company based in the South of France that designs, plans, and produces weddings and events in France and Italy for an international clientele with sophisticated elegance. Known for her international zest of all things fabulous, this East Coast bred American has worn several hats during the course of her career making her one of the most discerning wedding planners in Europe. From the catwalks of New York City Fashion Week to the azure blue shores of the French Riviera, Nyachia curates events in style with a fashion flair that stimulates the senses all while having fun!
Eventoile Wedding Design is the luxury wedding planner atelier that has built a global reputation for its sophisticated style and outstanding world-class tailored weddings. From small intimate gatherings to large and lavish affairs, we offer exclusive services and strive to ensure all our celebrations are exceptional.
French Grey Events has been planning intimate and romantic weddings for our international couples in Paris since 2014. Working with the Heritage Collection team we are excited to offer all-inclusive intimate wedding packages that meet our premium clients dreams, needs and budgets. These packages include the most essential wedding day services that our well travelled clients will need on their event day. We have a dependable and exigent team of English speaking European talent ready to service the needs of our French loving clients. Our goal at French Grey Events is simple, if you are a #francophile then we want to work with you to achieve the most unforgettable and romantic intimate wedding day of your life. Of course this starts with our collaboration between our reputable wedding planning agency, French Grey Events & the team at Chateau de Villette.
PALAZZOEVENTI is a wedding planning agency that organizes exclusive weddings and events in Italy since 2009. It became a renowned brand on the international and in particular Russian market, among the clients – European aristocracy and celebrities. The winners of Wedding Awards and White awards, finalist of ELLE Bridal Awards.
Neapolitan by birth, Enzo Miccio moved to Milan where he graduated from the European Institute of Design. He began his professional career in the fashion sector, organising fashion shows, events and photo shoots for various newspapers. A lover of Opera and Art, Enzo Miccio together with his team designs and executes special events and luxury weddings, in Italy and abroad, with the theatricality that always distinguishes the staging of an opera, taking care of every detail and composing every detail as if it was a photographic set. Each Enzo Miccio event is characterized by uniqueness and refinement and aims at the maximum customization of every aspect: from the choice of the location to the floral scenography, from the furnishings to the design of the table, from the soundtrack to the design of the light show to the grand finale.
Bottega 53 Studio is specialized in Destination Weddings worldwide. Siding with the finest coterie of wedding artists and wedding photographers the Bottega 53 Studio today is able to offer more refined and extensive coverage services to their clients, upping the ante on what an exclusive wedding photography experience is all about. “We breathe and live for your Beauty together. Capturing a heel, chasing after a hemline is our chance to show love, we live to discover what you have made-never fatigued or undone by our search for the most elusive of Sartorial Qualities … TIMELESS Style”
Bottega 53’s work has been featured on Vogue, Elle, Style Me Pretty, Martha Stewart Weddings, Brides, WedLuxe, The Knot, People, Vanity Fair, Carats & Cake, Wedding Chicks and many more.
Bottega 53 is based in Lugano, Switzerland, and it’s fully insured.
Oliver Fly is an internationally recognized fine art film photographer based in Paris and serving clients worldwide. Specializing in destination wedding photography, Oliver documents once-in-a-lifetime moments set in iconic destinations—from Provence to the French Riviera to the Amalfi Coast, and far beyond. His work has been featured in top publications, including Harper’s Bazaar, Martha Stewart Weddings, People, Brides, Town & Country, Style Me Pretty, Inside Weddings, Wedding Sparrow, and many more. Oliver is incredibly passionate about the medium of film photography, and his attention to color, light, and texture produces unforgettable imagery with a distinctly timeless appeal.
From her early beginnings as a runway and fashion photographer on the streets of Milan, Paris, London and New York, to her elegant shift crafting images that encompass the varied taste and visual beauty of people as far afield as love can lead them, Elisabetta Marzetti, has for years been a go-to creator for an international who-is-who of clients whose wish is to cast a spotlight on what is made to matter. Melding the best of both worlds, the core of her output is an electrifying, uncompromisingly lyrical excursion with a strong fashion reference, where the greatest story ever told is that of owing your destiny and making a wonderful life with the ones who matter most.
As a professional photographer since 2007, specializing in wedding photography since 2014 and now founder of » The Love Empire « , which exquisitely blends fashion with bridal style, Zuzu’s credo has always been to combine technical knowhow, creative artistry and organizational structure in all of her productions.
As a long-time photographer and producer in the fashion industry, she finally decided to pass on her entire range of her high-end experience to brides from all over the world. Based in Europe, she has shot weddings and brides in Italy, France, Spain, Germany, Japan, Hongkong and other countries across the globe.
Her work has been published in various magazines, such as VOGUE, ELLE, Cosmopolitan, WedLuxe and many others. Zuzu’s style is vibrant, feminine, fashion inspired, daring and life-affirming.
Destination photographer based in Paris, Cedric Klein captures weddings, pre-wedding shoots, fashion and bridal collection shoots all over the world. As a passionate artist, he aims to transcribe the beauty of the special moments through the lens of the camera. His works have been featured on numerous wedding blogs and wedding-oriented magazines such as Grace Ormonde and Wedding Chicks.
Cengiz, the charismatic owner of Adagion Studio, was named Best Destination Wedding Photographer in the World. Featured on CNN, ESPN, TIME, People, E!, abc News, Huffington Post, Los Angeles Times, Vogue, countless popular wedding publications, his aesthetic is inescapable and in high demand with discerning brides and luxury event planners. Offices in Paris, New York City, and Miami.
Capturing luxury weddings since 2001, Claire Morris work has been featured numerous times in wedding publications such as: Martha Stewart, Brides, Vogue, In Style, Style Me Pretty and many others. “When you invest in my wedding photography, you’re investing not only in an experienced photographer with a great eye, but in the kind of creative direction and compositional instincts that take years to hone. »
Kristine Grinvalde travels for destination weddings across Europe documenting the love of chic elegant couples, who appreciate immersing themselves into the culture of the location. More than a decade in wedding photography has refined her style as a blend of fine art and editorial with focus on timeless moments and elegance with fashion flair. Delivering truly luxury experience to her couples Kristine is committed to document the very soul of your celebration, gently guiding you to savor most precious moments while looking your best, ready to grace pages of a fashion magazine.
Mila & Stephan create photos and videos with an elegant and timeless look for couples all over Europe. They were named by New York’s Rangefinder Magazine as one of 30 Rising Stars of Wedding Photography in the world in 2020. Their pictures have a modern, feminine, and fashion touch and have been published in numerous international wedding blogs and magazines.
Known especially for her Bridal Boudoir images, Mila loves to show the graceful beauty of the bride on her wedding day. She believes that every woman is a Goddess, and deserves pictures that will eternalise their beauty!
Roberta Facchini is an Italian Destination Wedding & Event Photographer based in London. With an elegant, editorial and natural approach, she has been photographing luxury weddings and events all over the world. She has a wonderful aesthetic and her use of light is exemplary which has seen her work being regularly featured in the best bridal magazines and blogs including Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Brides, Hello! Magazine, Martha Stewart Weddings to name a few. Roberta was also the exclusive photographer for Conde Nast BRIDES Magazine in the UK photographing all their events, fashion catwalks and parties. In 2019 she was selected to be the Wedding Photography Judge at the Italian Wedding Awards, her home country.
Yves Saint Laurent said it first,
« Without elegance of heart, there is no elegance”
In 2001 Gianluca and Mary Adovasio embarked on a quest to capture the true essence of elegance and love. Their journey took them from their homeland South of Italy to many glorious places across three oceans. And as they’ve come to learn, elegance is about so much more than simply a word to adhere to. It is the way the couples love each other, the sparkle in their eyes and all that they cherish most.
The thrill of ruffles and silks, perfect light, and dazzling colors: A clean sheet for a new age together full of promises, in the heart of a dance. Everything is to be thought, imagined, done, to be experienced anew. A wedding day that is a breath of fresh air, a deep refreshing lungful, in and out. An inspiration! For Gianluca and Mary Adovasio it is without a doubt: weddings are weaved in grace.
Siding together with the most exquisite wedding vendors, at Lumos Produzioni we believe in excellence, elegance and uniqueness, in the ultimate experience that we are able to provide while holding ourselves to the highest standards in the industry.
Being named among the finest destination wedding videographers, we offer the experience of timeless and intentional cinematography with the production of a wedding film that tells your story exceptionally.
Bold Bespoke cinematography for weddings worldwide.
An award-winning video production team with offices in Los Angeles and Milan where Italian influences are married with American business practices.
Elaborate decor. Luxe entertainment. Fun surprises. Your wedding is a one take production, you want to be sure that every detail you’ve selected is documented in style. You’re hosting an unforgettable wedding weekend in the destination of everyone’s dreams, and you want coverage of your guests celebrating in the environment you’ve created. Why settle for a formulaic film with expected music, typical narration, and one-size-fits-all editing?
An occasion this monumental deserves visuals that have been tailored to match your vibe and Bordoni Films will help to find the best way to showcase it on film.
Being one of the worlds top wedding videographers, Zen Film Works produce luxury wedding films that are unique and emotionally engaging every time striking perfect balance between stunning cinematic imagery and rich, emotionally driven storytelling. Europe based and published globally in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Martha Stewart and more.
Giorgio Guerrieri: « Everything that has to do with image and aesthetics fascinates me.
I love the grandeur of being able to capture the moment and enclose it into a video sequence. Using an approach that combines documentary and posed. I live to capture beautiful, honest and timeless images that perfectly reflect my clients and their love for one another. I try to silently absorb looks, moods, gestures and signs, trying to find the best way to narrate what is happening. I chase details on tiptoe to catch unique moments, curious aspects, peculiarities.
We are a collective group of world-class filmmakers.
Bound by a unique but shared vision, we value the couples we work with, the weddings we shoot and the stories we tell. Each celebration is a completely different adventure for us, an exciting story waiting to unfold. Loved by couples all over the world, we create a film that feels real, long after the day has passed.
floral Design & decor
The “Lady of the Flowers” of the Ritz Paris. Anne Vitchen works side by side with the most prestigious couture and jewel houses and skilled craftsmen of all kinds. Her name is a guarantee of refined excellence.
« I design to feed all five senses – to create a feast for the soul. »
Eddie Zaratsuan produces breathtaking private and corporate events for a sophisticated international clientele. Each detail, from large-scale installation to individual petal, is carefully chosen and customized from conceptualization until the final reveal, allowing his events to envelop and delight the senses. Drawing on over two decades of industry experience, Eddie’s ability to imagine and actualize large scale celebratory experiences that uniquely reflect the essence of his clients is unparalleled.
Akiko is a leading floral designer for exquisite weddings and events in France. With incredible passion for floral design and an obsession for perfection, the Floraison experience is paramount, getting to know her clients and ensuring a service that is personal and professional. The finest floral design and with care and quality guaranteed, Akiko creates florals with art and intention, designed with discerning customers at the heart of all that she offers.
Makeup & Hair Stylists
Based in Paris and available for travel worldwide, Onorina Jomir Beauty provides a seamless luxury beauty experience, helping you feel glamorous and confident for every occasion.
Specializing in weddings, editorials, and fashion events, Onorina and her team have been featured in Vogue, Style Me Pretty, The French Wedding Podcast, and countless wedding and lifestyle blogs.
With a career that spans over two decades and workig worldwide, Kassandra Stephens is one of the most diversified creative talents in the beauty industry today. She is fluent in fashion, red carpet, television and movie productions as well as luxury weddings. Working with brands such as Armani, Dior, Dolce Gabbana and Yves Saint Laurent.
Anna Kalytyak is a Milan based celebrity makeup artist & hair stylist. She works with the creative direction of iconic fashion brands such as Moncler, Dolce & Gabbana and Falconeri and has been present at every main European fashion event, including the Paris and Milano fashion weeks, the Cannes Film Festival.
Building on her success as a Milan makeup artist she founded BLBS Management, a boutique bridal hair and makeup service which provides beauty experience in Europe.
Blunotte is a comprehensive entertainment production company, being able to manage any event from the concept design up to the realization.
With its own Sound, Light Design, Video Service, Scenography, Stage Design and Virtual Set division which is constantly searching for innovative technological solutions, Blunotte has become one of the most demanded companies in the event production industry.
Jazz Around Midnight is a music agency specializing in live music production and talent booking for luxury events and weddings across the world. As one of the most sought-after music agencies in France, Jazz Around Midnight produces exceptionally talented bands and artists designed to elevate any occasion.
Sunlake is a Catering Company based in Como, with mainly operating in Lake Como area.
Thanks to a close-knit and competent staff that has matured over the years specializing in luxury events, we are able to offer to our customers exclusive parties that always meet the high expectations of our guests.
Italian traditional and local cuisine has become the most important characteristic of its services through qualified team.
Our cuisine boasts freshness and genuineness of the best raw materials, mixing tradition and creativity. Every aspect is followed with great care, attentive to the most demanding palates, Sunlake chooses his ingredients from first choice products, preferring the raw materials of our region, renowned throughout the world.
In the heart of the countryside yet still in the urban area effervescence, Grand Chemin grew up with its feet in the local terroir and its head in the shining lights of Paris resulting in a surprising authenticity dedicated to Parisian high standards requirements. We are the only farming caterer in the region of Paris and we only use local and seasonal products for all our events.
Passionate about the authenticity and excellence of their products, and with a mastery of organization, the haut de gamme caterer Entre Mets & Fragrances brings together a solid team of dynamic and enthusiastic professionals.
With his attention to detail and constant journey to discover new products to satisfy his clients, Anthony and his team are united to transform your event into a unique and unforgettable experience.
Class Eventi catering matured a wide experience in organizing luxury and unique events.
The professional and helpful staff is delighted to suggest you with the best options to make Your special day the once-in-a- lifetime event
Class Eventi philosophy is to privilege fresh and first choice products, following Italian traditions and receipts, as well as international kitchen, with an addition of a personalised touch of innovation and creativity to satisfy all Your requests and wishes.
Passionate about art since her childhood, Bouchra has always loved to create and work with materials. From pastry making to painting, passing through the modelling of figurines, the creative arts have always been part of her life. A pastry graduate, Bouchra has specialized in French Haute Pâtisserie by creating exceptional sugar works of art. Bouchra wanted to bring to this new trend of wedding cakes imported from the other side of the Atlantic, a touch of French refinement, modernity and elegance. Multi awarded at the French and the World Cake designers Championship, Bouchra got the reward of the best top 10 cake artist in France and she is recognised as one of the most creative wedding cake designers in France. « Each creation tells your story ». The making of a cake is often associated with an event. Our desire is to transform each client’s experience into a completely personal parenthesis, at the heart of creation.
Bastien Blanc Tailleur is recognized as one of the best wedding cake pastry chefs in France and across Europe.
Boasting 10 years of pastry-making experience at the most eminent Parisian establishments, he founded his own creation studio in 2015 to devote himself 100% to his art. In his Parisian workshop, Bastien crafts handmade, bespoke wedding cakes, each one a work of art in its own right.
British designer and illustrator Rubana Gaspar, from Crimson Letters creates sumptuously refined – moody, old world European, custom designed, sumptuously hand painted and finished off with gold foil. Dramatic yet opulent designs created to make an immediate impact for high-end, luxury weddings and events.
Chic, timeless, elegant – Bonjour Paper is a design studio based in Germany, specialised in fine art wedding paper goods. From save the date cards to thank you cards, each stationery piece is carefully designed with a great sense of beautiful typography, printed and crafted on the best materials in our dedicated studio. Together let’s wow your guests and make your big day unforgettable! (Photo by Anja Schneemann).