The best royal wedding dresses of the last 70 years

With the royal wedding coming this week, we thought we should take a look at past royal brides for inspiration for Meghan’s wedding dress, and also to admire some gorgeous gowns! Duchess satin, guipure lace, silk and tulle are all luxurious materials associated with beautiful haute couture wedding gowns. None are more spectacular or more […]

70 years on: The Queen’s wedding dress

On 20th November 1947, royal history was made at Westminster Abbey with the wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten – now better known as Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh. They are the first royal couple to ever reach the incredible milestone of a platinum anniversary (70 years!), and we thought we’d […]

Queen, Camilla, Kate, Sophie & Alexandra on Remembrance Sunday

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Here’s a look at what the royal women wore to Sunday’s National Service of Remembrance at the Cenotaph. Starting with the most senior Royal first, we’ll take a quick look at The Queen’s outfit. Of course, in black, she looked to be wearing an Angela Kelly coat and a hat by Rachel Trevor Morgan in […]

The Queen’s Brazilian aquamarine tiara & parure

The Queen chose aquamarines for the Spanish State Banquet yesterday; here’s more about the jewels’ history. The aquamarines came from Brazil; in 1953, The President and Brazilian people gave Her Majesty a gift for her coronation, in the form of an aquamarine and diamond necklace with matching earrings. Blue stones were sought over a year to […]