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Open Post – Italian State Visit to Spain

On November 16 and 17, the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella, will make a state visit to Spain. He will be accompanied by his daughter Laura Mattarella.

Tuesday, November 16: Both will be officially received by Their Majesties the King and Queen, who will offer a Gala Dinner in their honor at the Royal Palace. The President of the Italian Republic will be accompanied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Luigi Di Maio, who will be received by his Spanish counterpart José Manuel Albares.

Wednesday, November 17: he will move to Malaga, where the XIV edition of the COTEC-Europe innovation meeting will be held under the presidency of the heads of State of Spain, Italy and Portugal, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.

Official Welcome

The first official photos are coming in. Short cape action – Hugo Boss – alert! Also, Laura Mattarella is wearing some crisp flappies, for those of you who are fans of the style.

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We will circle back with official photos as they become available.

Gala Dinner

Photos of the dinner are starting to trickle in. La Rusa it is! Thank you Baguette Iselen!

Jewelry rollcall (Thanks to The Royal Watcher on Twitter! And, of course, to Iselen!)

  • La Rusa (the tiara formerly known as The Cartier Loop ; ).
  • Diamond Collet Necklace
  • Gray Pearl Brooch
  • Collet Bracelet from the Joyas de Pasar

The dress has not been identified, but rumors are it’s an Armani design.