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In pictures: 14 looks of Queen Elizabeth II at royal weddings


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Queen Elizabeth II turns 92 on April 21, 2018. In her term spanning over 6 decades, she has outlasted several wild fashion trends. In 90 years of being in the public eye, she has become popular for wearing bright coloured outfits, pearl necklaces, pristine white gloves, Launer handbags and occasionally colour coordinated umbrellas. She doesn’t experiment with her styles much but perfectly knows how to remain in the style game. She adopts only those fashion trends that are timeless and practical. Her style has certainly evolved from wearing dress coats as a child to her signature dress and peacoat and a hat, she has always remained loyal to her regal heritage. Even at the age of 92, she has her own polished signature style and recently she even made her debut visit at the London Fashion Week. She has also been an inspiration for an entire Dolce & Gabbana collection. Not to forget stunning wedding dresses she has donned in the royal weddings. The world is eagerly waiting to see American actress Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tie their knot on May 19. While Prince Harry’s cousin Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s wedding will take place on October 12. But one of the many things that interest us is the wedding look of the royal female – her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. While we still don’t know what will the Queen wear for her grandson’s big day. What we know is it will be something exciting. We give you a sneak peek into what Queen Elizabeth II wore at royal weddings. Scroll to check her Majesty’s outfits at royal weddings.

  • Talking about the royal weddings, let’s start with the Queen’s wedding. The wedding dress of the then-Princess Elizabeth to Prince Philip on November 20, 1947, was created by royal dressmaker Norman Hartnell. It took over 350 women and seven weeks to complete the dress. According to Royal Collection Trust, Hartnell secretly added an extra lucky clover on the left side of the skirt so that Elizabeth could rest upon it during the ceremony. She paired the royal dress with a pair of open-toe satin sandals that were made by Rayne and designed by Hartnell. The buckles of the sandals were studded with small pearls.

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  • Five-year-old Princess Elizabeth serving as a bridesmaid at the wedding of Lady May Cambridge and Captain Henry Abel Smith on October 24, 1931.

Five-year-old Princess Elizabeth_October 24, 1931

  • Queen Elizabeth II attending the wedding of Norton Knatchbull, grandson of Earl Mountbatten, and Penelope Eastwood, at Romsey Abbey, in Romsey, England on October 20, 1979. The Queen wore pink to the wedding.

queen elizabeth at Norton Knatchbull and Penelope Eastwood

  • Queen Elizabeth II wore baby blue to the wedding of her son, Charles, to Diana Spencer on July 29, 1981.

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  • Queen Elizabeth II wore a yellow print number to the wedding of her godson, James Ogilvy, and Julia Rawlinson on July 30, 1988. Princess Diana is seen in the picture.

queen elizabeth_James Ogilvy, and Julia Rawlinson wedding

  • The Queen had a pink moment at the wedding of Viscount Linley and Serena Stanhope on October 08, 1993.

queen elizabeth atViscount David Linley wedding

  • The Queen went with floral for the wedding of her niece Lady Sarah to Daniel Chatto on July 14, 1994.

queen elizabeth at Lady Sarah wedding

  • Elizabeth II was feeling the lilac for the wedding of Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece on July 01, 1995.

queen elizabeth_Crown Prince Pavlos of Greece

  • The Queen went yellow for the wedding of Timothy Knatchbull and Isabella Norman on November 07, 1998.

queen elizabeth at Timothy Knatchbull and Isabella Norman

  • The Queen wore feathers in her hat at the wedding of her son and Britain’s Prince Edward to Sophie Rhys-Jones on June 19, 1999. Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones is seen standing outside St George’s Chapel at Windsor with her father Christopher Rhys-Jone.

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  • Elizabeth II at the wedding of Prince Charles and Camilla Parker Bowles on April 9, 2005.

queen elizabeth_young camilla parker bowles

  • Prince Harry greeting his grandmother at St. George’s Chapel for the wedding of Peter Phillips and Autumn Kelly on May 17, 2008.

queen elizabeth at Peter Phillips and Autumn Kelly wedding

  • The Queen donned a lighter shade of yellow for Prince William’s wedding to Kate Middleton on April 29, 2011.

queen elizabeth at prince william wedding

  • The Queen went wore an English rose for the wedding of her granddaughter Zara Phillips to Mike Tindall in Scotland on July 30, 2011.

queen elizabeth at Zara Phillips wedding

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