About the author

Luigi Spotorno has over 35 years' experience in the catering industry; he has appeared on ITV's This Morning show, in the Sunday Express and London Evening Standard, and has created napkin folds as a tribute to the Queen's Golden Jubilee, Prince Charles' marriage to Camilla Parker-Bowles, and for opera singer Luciano Pavarotti. Born in Venice, Italy, Luigi developed his napkin folding skills at sea, working in the first class dining rooms of liners including the Canberra and Achille Lauro, before settling in London and working as a restaurant manager in some of London's most prestigious restaurants.