Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are reported to be getting married in the 16th century Forte di Belvedere on May 24.
In an interview with Tuscan newspaper La Nazione, Kanye West said: "I adore Florence and I love the Italian lifestyle".
West told the paper he was in Italy to look at textiles and designs for the fashion label for which Kardashian is his muse. Scervino, whom he met in Paris, had opened his archives and home to West. “For me, the atelier Ermanno Scervino is a safe place where I feel protected by friendship,” he told the paper. “I want to learn the art of the designer. Ermanno is my teacher.” He said he is also at work on a new album with the working title “Made in Florence.”
The mayor of Florence, confirmed to The Daily Beast that West and Kardashian have rented the Forte di Belvedere for around $400,000 for the weekend, from Friday night through Monday.