JG - Valle family wedding
Valle family wedding
published: Sunday October 22, 2006
Retired Canadian High Commissioner to Jamaica, Claudio Valle (second left) and wife, Louise (left), with their daughter Eva Valle and husband Nigel Bose. - Contributed
Former Canadian High Commissioner Claudio Valle and his wife Louise Valle's daughter was married on September 7, two days after their departure from Jamaica. The wedding was held at the Chapel of the University of Toronto and the reception was at Hart House, at the university.
The bride wore a gown from Canadian Couture House: Paloma Blanca. It featured a bodice of off-white lace, with waist cinched with bronze-coloured sash and off-white silk skirt with a train.
The bride's mother chose a silk dress suit which she purchased at Signatures in Kingston before leaving Jamaica. Father of the bride wore a Zegna suit.
The wedding feast comprised vegetable vichysoise, followed by a rizotto, then filet mignon with assorted vegetables for meat eaters, and salmon steaks were also available for meat and fish lovers. For dessert there was a cranberry velvet cake; Champagne and wine flowed non-stop.
There were 40 guests among which were Jamaican friends Marina and Jim Gill; Dr. Maria Protz; and Susan Hall. The bride's husband is Nigel Bose whose father is Trinidadian and his mother is from Newfoundland.