The American singer gets married with model Chrissy Teigen on Lake Como, where they first fell in love.

Villa D'Este, Cernobbio (Como).

As his colleague Justin Timberlake, American singer John Legend has chosen Italy to celebrate his marriage with model Chrissy Teigen, his official girlfriend since 2011. The couple decided to swear undying love for one another on the shores of Lake Como, place where they first fell in love.
CEREMONY ON THE FIRST DAYS OF SEPTEMBER. To reveal the secret, a few too many glasses of champagne sipped by Chrissy during a night spent with some friends in a famous place. An indiscreet ear has eavesdropped the top model while telling some details about the ceremony, which should take place during the first days of September. To confirm the scoop, the inspection by the couple at Villa d’Este, visited in the middle of March to plan the celebrations, which should last 4 or 5 days.
VILLA D’ESTE, THE CELEBRITIES’ HOTEL. Villa d’Este is a noble Renaissance residence located on the shores of Lake Como in Cernobbio, not far from George Clooney’s Italian home. The complex, villa and park of 25 acres dating back to 1873, is a luxury hotel reviewed as «the best hotel worldwide» by magazine Forbes in 2009. Favourite destination of Italian and foreign celebrities, in 1442 it was a female monastery. It later turned into the holiday villa of politicians, intellectuals and clergymen. In 1815, it even became the residence of the separated wife of future king George IV, who bought it.
THEY HAVE ALREADY CHOSEN THE CAKE. Chrissy Teigen recently revealed to be particularly excited about the wedding. «I can’t wait it. John and I have hired a wedding planner because we are too busy. We are both neurotic». As far as food is concerned – true passion of Teigen, who even has a cooking blog – «I don’t really like sweets, this is why I want a cake made with hundreds of crêpes stacked on top of each other with pastry filling and raspberry sauce».

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Luca Burini