The Italian Destination Wedding Show comes to London

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The Italian Destination Wedding Show, The Best of Italy, will take place on Sunday 26th October from 11am until 4pm at The Sofitel, St James in London. It will allow British-based couples to meet luxury suppliers from Italy in order to help them plan their dream destination wedding. Leading Italian wedding planner, Francesca Negro of Will Be Wedding & Events and top wedding planner, Dominique Douglas of Stylish Events are teaming up to host the event.

Preview some of Italy's best holiday destinations

Preview some of Italy’s top wedding destinations at the show in London

We recently visited the stunning Borgo Egnazia in Puglia where Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel hosted their wedding (read our travel feature here) and this is among the impressive list of venues exhibiting.  Others include Hotel Le Fontanelle in the beautiful Tuscan mountains, Il Borro, an exquisite estate in the heart of Tuscany and Tenute Monacelle, a substantial estate nestled in the olive trees in the Itria Valley.

It is not just about the venue though and high end Italian jeweller Marcello Riccio of MR will be presenting his bespoke creations and diamond rings at the event with top photographers Sergio De Riccardis and Kate Nielen also present. Others include important Italian names such as Marcela Bantea (make up artist for several fashion houses), Daniela Grava (creative and eclectic hair stylist) and Angelique Franklin (renowned nail technician). It will also be possible to the meet a host of other key representatives.

To register and for the event visit In addition to meeting to the suppliers and exclusive discounts, the £5.00 entry fee includes a complimentary glass of bubbles on arrival, canapés and a luxury goody bag. Everyone who attends on the day will be entered into a draw to win a luxury weekend at a 5 star venue in Puglia, Italy.