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Royal Pictures from History: Charles and Diana get engaged

As a future king, his wedding was always going to be big news. For years, Prince Charles had been the subject of chatter about who and when he would marry and when he did announce his engagement to Lady Diana Spencer, on February 24th 1981, it made headlines around the world. The moment the couple appeared before the cameras for the first time as bride and groom to be captured imaginations with…
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Behind the Scenes with True Royalty: Princesses of the World, from Grace to Diana

They are two of the most well-known princesses in the last century – Princess Grace of Monaco, the retired American actress formerly known as Grace Kelly and Diana, Princess of Wales, who took the world by storm when she entered the British Royal Family. These two familiar faces begin and end this week’s True Royalty pick – with plenty of others from Iran, Japan, Sweden and all…
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Opinion

Review: Diana, A Spencer in Turmoil

In the second edition of her series, Deb Stratas focuses on the late Diana, Princess of Wales’s last year in her marriage to the Prince of Wales. Focused in 1991 and 1992, Diana, A Spencer in Turmoil tells of the difficult time in Diana’s life…the year…
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Diana, Princess of Wales’s most iconic style moments

Diana, Princess of Wales was well-known all over the world and not just for being a member of the Royal Family. Her famous dresses and outfits gained the attention of many people all over the world. Although she had to follow royal etiquette, Diana also followed her own fashion rules and made a name for herself in the fashion world. On what would have been her 57th birthday, I take a look back at…
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British Royals

Royal ladies top list of fashion influencers

Global fashion search platform Lyst, has released a new interactive report exploring 100 years of the royal fashion effect. Some of the royal influencers included in the report are Queen Elizabeth II, Diana Princess of Wales, and the newest royal lady, Ms Meghan Markle. The report combines historical insights with current global fashion search data, tracing the origins of the British royal fashion…
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