Battaglia in a lacy, caped Giambattista Valli dress and matching thigh-high Manolo Blahnik boots, with Valli at the wedding reception. Photo by @hamishbowles.
These days, it has become commonplace for even the least sartorial-savvy bride to go through a costume change over the course of her nuptials. After all, pragmatically speaking, most wedding gowns can prove unwieldy to maneuver around a crowded dinner and reception. Given that W‘s contributing editor Giovanna Battaglia is arguably one of the chicest women this side of Milan (and Paris and New York and London), it was only to be expected that her wardrobe over the course of her multi-day wedding in Capri, Italy last week would involve multiple ensembles, each more gorgeous than the next. There may not have been a telephone booth involved, but this should surely qualify Battaglia for fashion superhero status.