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Mawgan and Tom's Timeless Elegance

Name: Mawgan and Tom Age: Mawgan - 28, Tom - 27 Profession: Mawgan -Mother to Caleb 15 months , Tom - Banker Where do you come from : Mawgan - Nottingham, Tom - Surrey   1. How did you meet? We met at Bath University in 2001 when I was in my final year of my Economics degree, and Tom [...]

Villa Gambassi

Located between Florence, Pisa, and Siena, this ancient hamlet is steeped in history and surrounded by beautiful countryside with several acres of oak forests as well as two private lakes, one of which is populated by swans. Originally built in the 1600's, the property changed ownership several time[...]

Certaldo

Wonderfully quaint and romantic, Certaldo is an authentic, superbly preserved medieval hamlet perched on the top of a hill in the Val d'Elsa region, 25kms southwest of Florence. Superbly preserved, Certaldo exudes romance as you walk through its small, cobble stone streets and original stone houses [...]

Diamonds as Girls' Best Friends

According to documented report, the first diamond engagement ring appeared in 1471 thanks to King Maximilian I of Germany who proposed to Mary of Burgandy. The king offered his wife a diamond to symbolise his precious love. Men, you now have someone to blame!

Wedding ring different traditions

In some countries like Norway, Russia, Greece, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Poland, Austria, Germany, Portugal and Spain, wedding rings are worn on the ring finger of the right hand instead of the left hand. Moreover, in the Jewish tradition, the groom places the ring on the index finger of his bride. [...]

Aromatic herbs

Most aromatic herbs can be used for cooking and medicinal purposes for their essential oils etc. Not many people know that they are lovely plants that can be added to bridal bouquets. Especially if you are getting married in Tuscany where aromatic herbs are widely used, having rosemary or lavender [...]

Red rose and Italy, a fiery passionate connection

The Italian passionate approach for love, food, football and life in general couldn’t find a better floral symbol than red roses. Grand prix roses are the lusty deep red velvety roses which just on its own create a intense love and devotion effect to your wedding. It is a statement that you send to[...]

Calla Lilies – the Magnificent Beauty

The magnificent beauty , elegance and ardour. These are three meaning of this flower. Calla lilies are also  symbols for rebirth and resurrection, tied to the resurrection and magnificence of Jesus in part because they bloom around Easter and in part because they are shaped like trumpets which symbo[...]

AUTUMN WEDDINGS

- Weddings in Style by Tuscan Dreams - October is a lovely month to get married. It can still offer nice sunny days and being outside high season prices of venues are very good. AUTUMN WEDDINGS TIPS: - In Autumn days are shorter. So have ceremony late morning so that you can make the most of [...]