Source: Lake Geneva Regional News

ĎFesta Vietrií set at Lake Genevaís Abbellimento

October 27, 2011

Italian Craftsmanship will be celebrated at Festa Vietri, Nov. 3 to 5, at Abbellimento at Lake Geneva, 728 Main St. The business is joining hundreds of other top specialty stores in having an event for lovers of Italy with handcrafted colorful products for the home and garden, great designs and Italian style.

The three-day shopping celebration features Vietriís newest and most popular Italian tableware, decorative accessories, lamps, linens, garden urns and holiday collections. Vietri, known for its beautiful, artisan-crafted products and favored by brides and style editors alike, has created this event for collectors to enjoy.

The star of the event is an exclusive, limited-edition, handpainted platter, signed and numbered by the artisan and available only during Festa Vietri. Each platter captures Old St. Nick in front of a stocking-hung fireplace. Old St. Nick is both the Italiansí version of our Santa Claus and is the name of Vietriís most popular holiday dinnerware and accessories collection that includes fabulous gifts. This is the first time Vietri has created a signed, limited-edition piece Ė perfect for those who cherish an artistic platter to pull out each year and enjoy.

Abbellimento invites you to join the fun. Italian refreshments will accompany special store displays and offerings of Festa Vietri. A whimsical handpainted Italian ornament will be a special gift with purchases of $100, part of the added excitement at Abbellimento and hundreds of stores participating nationwide in this Vietri event the first Thursday through Saturday in November.

Vietri collectors will want to share the Festa experience with family and friends across the country. A Vietri Holiday Look Book, full of gift, entertaining and decorating ideas for the holidays, is now available at Abbellimento through

Festa Vietri begins at at 10 a.m. on Thursday, and continues until 5 p.m. on Saturday.

Donít miss out on the excitement. This celebration is sure to be irresistibly Italian.

For more information, contact Kathy or Vanessa and Abbellimento at Lake Geneva, (262) 248-1900 or