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Royal Wedding Flowers: the myrtle of Sofiero

The royal family of Sweden do like a royal wedding in June. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia married in the month as did all three of their children while three of the king’s four sisters were June brides, too. And all of them had something else in common, too. For every Swedish royal bride since 1935 has had a very sentimental and poignant addition to their bouquets. All of them have…
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The wedding dress of Princess Madeleine

When Princess Madeleine married Christopher O’Neill on 8 June 2013, she wore a bespoke Valentino creation. Madeleine chose the Italian designer to create her white lace gown with a wide neck, tight waist and large skirt. The dress featured appliquéd ivory-hued Chantilly lace and pleated silk organza. The upper half of the gown featured lace and an off-the-shoulder look. The bottom of…
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A lavish wedding lights up Jordan. But who's the groom? A look at Crown Prince Hussein

With his wedding attracting royals and dignitaries from around the world, Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan gained global notoriety almost overnight. The next Hashemite King was born on 28th June 1994 at the King Hussein Medical Centre in Amman, the first child to then-Crown Prince Abdullah and Crown Princess Rania. He and his sister, Princess Iman, were born before their parents’…
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IN PHOTOS: Princess Alexandra weds Nicolas Bagory

Princess Alexandra of Luxembourg, the only daughter of Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, married Nicolas Bagory in a religious ceremony on 29 April. The wedding took place at Saint-Trophyme Church of Bormes-les-Mimosas in the south of France. See below for all the photos of the big day! The Private Collection of T.R.H. the Grand Duke and Grand Duchess of Luxembourg /…
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