The World's Richest Bride Got Married This Weekend: How Her Wedding Topped Kim K's

August 29, 2011 by Justine Schwartz
shefinds | Weddings

British heiress Petra Ecclestone, the 22-year-old daughter of an Armani model and billionaire Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone, was married this weekend to James Stunt, a businessman, People has reported. The wedding took place outside of Rome at Castello Orsini-Odescalchi, where castle where Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes were married in 2006.

The bride, who wore a custom $130,000 Vera Wang gown to the outdoor ceremony, was driven to the event in a white Rolls Royce (above):

Eric Clapton and the Black Eyed Peas performed at the wedding, which also featured fireworks and an acrobatics show. (Rihanna performed at their engagement party in May).

Guests included the Hilton sisters and Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie.

“The wine and champagne list was really out of the ordinary – even for our standards,” a  source with reception venue told People. “Exclusive French wines were flown especially in.”

Earlier in the day, the bride’s sister Tamara Ecclestone tweeted this picture with her sister Petra, the “Bride to be.”

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