FashionPrince & Princess of WalesRoyal Weddings

Up close with royal fashion: Kate's wedding lace

The Duchess of Cambridge’s 2011 wedding dress is one of the most celebrated royal wedding dresses of modern history. When she emerged from that Rolls-Royce Phantom with her father, the world immediately rushed to find any information possible about the dress. And although the dress was dissected by royal watchers and media alike, some elements drew more attention than others. In particular…
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European Royals

Grandchildren of monarchs: Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein

In this series, Royal Central is looking at the grandchildren of monarchs around the world. In this post, we are going to be looking at the grandchildren of Prince Hans-Adam II of Lichtenstein. Children of Prince Alois, Hereditary Prince and Regent of Liechtenstein, Count of Rietberg and Princess Sophie Prince Joseph Wenzel Prince Joseph Wenzel Maximillian Maria was born at the…
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Prince Philip

A Canadian perspective of Prince Philip's funeral

Every country in the Commonwealth believes that they have a special relationship with the Royal Family. And I believe that to a large extent, each nation does have its own unique and special relationship with the royals. Prince Philip visited Canada over 70 times and greatly admired the Canadian Armed Forces. And as a Canadian, it was lovely to see that relationship acknowledged at the…
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The Queen's Wardrobe Constants

Much like many other areas in her life, the Queen’s wardrobe is quite regimented. We know what to expect from Her Majesty’s fashion. Many royal commentators have speculated on different style “rules” that members of the Royal Family must follow, but none of these have been confirmed. In any case, there are a few standards in Her Majesty’s wardrobe that we see carry throughout.  The…
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