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Royal Wedding Fashion: European royals at the Cambridge Wedding

For the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s 2011 wedding, 1,900 guests were invited to Westminster Abbey to watch the couple take their vows. The bride and groom got to choose a number of family and friends to attend. But because it was a royal wedding, the congregation also included members of royalty from around the world. In honour of their 10th wedding anniversary, Royal Central is taking…
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Royal Wedding Rewind: The Duchess of Cambridge's second dress

As we mark the 10th wedding anniversary of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, many will look back on the Duchess’s Alexander McQueen by Sarah Burton gown that she wore in Westminster Abbey. While it is the most famous gown of the day, the Duchess wore a second wedding gown for her evening reception at Buckingham Palace hosted by the Prince of Wales. Catherine changed into an ivory satin…
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The Cambridge Wedding: Pre-wedding gala fashion

On Thursday, 28 April 2011, hours ahead of the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, guests and royals gathered for a pre-wedding gala dinner hosted by Queen Elizabeth II’s cousin, Lady Elizabeth Anson. The event was held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in…
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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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Commonwealth Day Fashion Through the Years: The Duchess of Cambridge

The 8th of March marks Commonwealth Day, the annual celebration of the Commonwealth of Nations. Often held on the second Monday in March, the day is celebrated with an Anglican service at Westminster Abbey. Normally in attendance is Her Majesty The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth, and other seniors royals. The Queen delivers an address which is broadcast throughout the world, and while the day is…
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