Royal blood meant that the Queen’s late sister Margaret was entitled to
call herself Princess Margaret. Likewise the Queen’s daughter is
Princess Anne and her granddaughters are Princess Beatrice and Princess
In 2013, Claire Lademacher officially became a princess when she married
Prince Felix€€the second son of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg. Her
beautiful embroidered Elie Saab gown, with its boat neck and lace
detailing can be easily replicated through the fitted floral “Medallion
The Crown Princess of Sweden€€the oldest daughter ofCarl XVI Gustaf, the
King of Sweden€€wed Prince Daniel in 2010 wearing a stunning
off-the-shoulder gown by Swedish designer P€€r Engsheden. The price on
this similar David’s Bridal gown alone is reason enough to order it
The ultra-chic sister of Kate Middleton is basically royalty by
association, and she hasthe stunning, open-back Giles Deacon wedding
gownto prove it. The dress she wore when she wedfinancier James
Matthews,reportedly cost $52,000; a similar version with corded lace
exists in Vera Wang’s David’s Bridal line at a fraction of the price.
Yes, this is what dreams are made of.
But Sarah Ferguson was never Princess Sarah and Sophie Rhys-Jones – the
wife of Prince Edward – is not Princess Sophie.
Louis will be the eighth royal baby to be christened in the Honiton lace
and white satin gown that was first used at the christening of James,
Viscount Severn in 2008.
Pique Gown Ivory in Bride at BHLDN
But the Queen could also make both Kate and Meghan princesses in their
own right – but such are the rigid traditions surrounding this issue
that Britain’s first Princess Meghan is likely to be some time away.
Slices of the couple’s wedding cake were also served at both Prince
George and Princess Charlotte’s christenings, in keeping with tradition.
Along with the tradition of serving their wedding cake at the
christening, Kate and William are sticking with tradition by dressing
two-month-old Louis in the same christening gown worn by his siblings.
“This wedding, like all weddings, will be a moment of fun and joy that
will reflect the characters of the bride and groom,” he added.
Princess Sofia married the only son of the King of Sweden, Prince Carl
Philip, in 2015. Her hand-stitched, a-line silhouette gown was created
by Swedish designer Ida Sj€€stedt.Similar in style to Kate Middleton’s
gown, Princess Sofia’s dress was designed with the aim of hiding the
tattoo on her back . Our pick with it’s understated train and open back
most certainly wouldn’t hide any tattoos, but it’s equally as fabulous.
Along with Viscount Severn, Louis older siblings Prince George and
Princess Charlotte both wore the gown, as did Lord Frederick Windsor’s
daughter Maud and Zara Tindall’s little girl, Mia.
Kate Middleton perfectly blended tradition and modernity with the
a-line, lace Alexander McQueen gown she wore when she married Prince
William in 2011.Originally designed by McQueen creative director Sarah
Burton, the wedding dress has inspired near-identical variations
including the BHLDN one above. There’s alsoan H&M version that retails
for $299€€a lot less expensive than Kate’s, which is reported to have
cost nearly $358,000.
The little Princess who was walking hand-in-hand with her father Prince
William after the service at the Royal Chapel at St James’s Palace told
waiting photographers: ‘You’re not coming.’
The cake was decorated with cream and white icing, and featured 900
individually iced flowers and leaves of 17 different varieties decorated
on the cake.
Why won’t Meghan Markle be known as Princess Meghan when she ties the
knot with Prince Harry next year?
The frilly cream outfit is a replica of the intricate lace and satin
christening gown made for Queen Victoria’s eldest daughter that was used
for all royal baptisms until Lady Louise Windsor’s in 2004.
The reason for this is simple: Catherine Middleton was not of royal
blood, and what applies to her will also apply in the case of Meghan
The Duke and Duchess’ 3ft-high wedding cake was made by baker Fiona
Cairns, and consisted of 17 individual fruit cakes.
Princess Charlene, the wife of Prince Albert II , wore a Giorgio Armani
Privé duchesse silk dress when she married him in 2011. A former
Olympian, Princess Charlene chose a form-fitting silhouette with
embroidery thattook 2,500 hours to make. A version that’s just as
magical currently exists with an off-the-shoulder finish and cheeky back
It is traditional for couples to save a tier of their wedding cake for
the christening of their first born child, but Kate and William have
chosen to so for all three of their children.
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To make sure her point was understood she kept a watchful eye on the
media pack over her shoulder to ensure everyone remained in place.
《Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: Engagement interview in full》
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The cake is still edible after all these years thanks to the alcohol
that it contains, which helps preserve the cake.
Officially, we can forget about Princess Kate and we can forget about
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge served slices of their wedding fruit
cake from seven years ago to guests at Prince Louis’ christening.
Jason Knauf said Prince Harry, 33, and Ms Markle were “leading the
planning process for all aspects of the wedding” and were working
through ideas on how members of the public could “feel part of the
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