Forbes Travel Guide


Italy is often considered one of the most romantic places to host a destination wedding. Every one of its 20 regions boasts beautiful castles, palaces, abbeys and fortresses in the verdant countryside. With its millennia of visible history, gorgeous architecture, cascading domes and warm glow, the Eternal City is perfect for that eternal vow. Click HERE to see the article in Forbes magazine.

Basic Invite Interview


Basic Invite interviewed Brenda Babcock for their blog. You can see the interview by clicking HERE. It also features photos from Allie and Andrew’s stylish boho chic wedding on the Amalfi Coast.

The Knot

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Harmony Walton is a star in the wedding industry and we were pleased to be quoted by her in The Knot as an expert on how to get married in Italy. See the feature HERE.

Ruffled Blog Interview


It’s always fun to be interviewed as an expert on getting married in Italy, especially when it is by a top wedding resource and blog liked Ruffled. Click HERE to see the feature.

Destination Weddings


Brenda was interviewed by Destination Weddings Magazine as an authority on weddings in Italy. She was asked for an important tip for those contemplating a destination wedding. Her reply emphasised that when having a destination wedding where your guests are traveling a long way and sometimes at great expense it is important to take them somewhere that offers an experience that they cannot get at home. They should be rewarded for the sacrifices they have made to share in your wedding celebration.

Chiara’s Coffee Table

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This was a fun interview. Chiara Maria Sassu is an Italian woman from Rome transplanted to Beijing where she started her own lifestyle blog written in English, Chinese and Italian. On a trip back to Rome she interviewed Brenda while seated at … a coffee table, of course. Click on the photos to see the interview and her fun and clever blog.

MINI International

MINI_1200webWhen the MINI car came back on the scene the company wanted it to be a new, hip, young experience. Part of their image was to publish occasional magazines featuring people who were following their dreams in different locales throughout the world. One issue was all about Rome and the internationals making their home there.


Martha Stewart Interview

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It is an honor to be interviewed by Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine. My association with them goes back to their beginnings when I was working for Vera Wang in New York and both Vera Wang and Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine were just starting out.

“The Best of the Best”

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We were interviewed by Junebug Weddings and couldn’t be happier. They are a stylish guide to all things weddings.

Internazionale Magazine

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I was interviewed for the Italian weekly magazine Internazionale. They do a weekly feature on someone with an interesting story to tell and this week that was me.