Thursday, 23 November 2017 / Published in News, Real Weddings - Testimonials
bride and groom wedding cake
Early on in our relationship David had a meeting in Firenze, I flew out to meet him for the weekend. We stayed at Le Villa Maschere in the Tuscan countryside, with its stunning architecture and tranquil grounds. The hotel was once a grand family home that fell into disrepair and was abandoned. The Villa was
Friday, 24 March 2017 / Published in News, Topics
I am for sure on the bride side, but what we will ever do without a groom?? So here I am with some information for our grooms to be perfect from the hair to the SHOES!! And yes again about shoes. Men do not often really think about their footwear, as long as they are
Friday, 27 January 2017 / Published in Real Weddings - Testimonials
Romantic elopment in tuscany ceremony
Anthony and I met our senior year of high school. Even though we had both been going to the same school all four years, we had never crossed paths until we were in the same prom group right before graduation. We both had different dates, but all I really remember was him. We talked all
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 / Published in News, Real Weddings - Testimonials
Villa la Foce wedding Venue in Tuscany
I have to be honest with you. I met Karen and Andrea for the first time  on a rainy winter day. It is quite ordinary to meet the couple off the wedding season and this time we met last October. Perfect timing for an August wedding the year after. Well you do not expect a
Friday, 16 December 2016 / Published in Topics
Wedding bride shoes Silver light
Nothing is more true than: I love shoe!!! And I have to confess that I am pretty sure that quite a few of “my brides” do love shoes and that you do the same. If you look on line you will find a lot of article and tips on what to buy, when to buy,
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 / Published in Real Weddings - Testimonials
Fiona weddding florence
We tied the knot in the stunning Santa Maria Maggiore in the heart of Florence followed by a reception in the breath taking Castello Di Vincigliata in Fiesole on 4th July 2014 Our friends and family from Ireland and Australia joined us for what felt like a week long wedding and we have the most
Thursday, 03 November 2016 / Published in Real Weddings - Testimonials
white bridal dress weddding tuscany
“Simona is great. She’s organized and knows every good vendor in the area. The photographer, make-up artist, florist, and band she recommended were all amazing. I never would have been able to plan a wedding from out of the country without her. And she’s very sweet! So that helps!” – Carly H. Location: Borgo Santo Pietro Make
Tuesday, 04 October 2016 / Published in Real Weddings - Testimonials
cat dan wedding just married
And of course having Simona Coltellini in charge When Daniel and I were planning what to do for our Destination Wedding, we came up with a few ideas.  We both love to travel so we knew that we would try to plan the most romantic, fantastic and special trip ever  for our honeymoon… but then it came to our  minds,
Monday, 19 September 2016 / Published in Real Weddings - Testimonials
maria & petri wedding in Tuscany Chianti
Petri proposed to me in Chianti, Tuscany, and we couldn’t think of a more romantic destination for our wedding than Chianti. We chose Villa Vistarenni for our three-day wedding celebration in July 2016. Simona Coltellini from Above & Beyond Tuscan Weddings is a miracle maker. She is professional and easy to work with. She put our
Thursday, 25 August 2016 / Published in Real Weddings - Testimonials
Katie David ceremony tuscany
There is no way I could have planned an overseas wedding without Simona’s help. From recommending suppliers to liaising with the venue, she was indispensable in bringing every last detail together. She was always available to talk and travelled to and from the venue and to meet me whenever I needed her help, including with