Step behind the scenes with Guendalina Litta – a pre-eminent party designer who has invented magical moments for het rarified clientele for more than thirty years.
Guendalina Litta – the author of Dream Makers – is a veritable dream maker and the most sought-after bespoke event planner for clients from diverse cultural backgrounds. From the simplest decor to an extravaganza spread over a vast locale, her unique gatherings are conceived for delight. Follow a candlelit path into an enchanted forest for an evening under the stars, take cues from a masterpiece painting for an immersive experience, dine at a glass table embedded with riotous flowers in an elegant greenhouse or be transported to an exotic land while never leaving your own property.Guendalina never ceases to reinvent her signature art of entertaining, cultivatin a welcoming, convivial atmosphere that brings people together as she masterfully orchestrates the magical celebration.
Guendalina’s creativity and style, combined with logistical prowess, are unparalleled. She and het exceptional team of artisans – caterers, florists, interior designers, architects, calligraphers, costumers, artists and performers – attend to every detail in order to create ephemeral experiences that will linger forever in the memory of each guest.
This new book, featuring previously unpublished photography of her most recent events, serves as an artistic mood board to inspire event planners and creatives of every stripe. The pairings of behind-the-scene and front-of-house photographs create associations designed to spark creativity, and the clothbound cover reproduces a custom-designed, hand-painted fabric from one of the celebrations.
Foreword by Axel Vervoordt – a collector, antiquarian, designer and curator.
“Every grand party is an opportunity to celebrate life. A party is like a beautiful painting that you may carry forever in your mind—a possession that you’ll never give away and that no one can ever steal. Guendalina Litta is an artist, and her medium is the party.” — Axel Vervoordt