July 5, 2013

{Fashion Rules} Exhibition at Kensington Palace

Just opened, "Fashion Rules" -- a new royal wardrobe exhibition at Kensington Palace displaying evening gowns worn by Queen Elizabeth in the 1950s, "Grace and Elegance," her sister Princess Margaret in the 60s and 70s, "Pop Fashion for a Princess," and Diana, Princess of Wales in the 80s, "Glitz and Glamour." Twenty-one couture gowns, by ten notable designers, are on view for the two-year exhibition.
Staff prepping gown worn by Princess Margaret in Paris
Collection of couture gowns worn by Princess Diana in the 80s
1950s gowns worn by Queen Elizabeth


July 1, 2013

{Legacy of Motherhood}

Today, the first of July, would have been Princess Diana's 52nd birthday. As her oldest son, Prince William, and his wife Kate are waiting the birth of their first child, I'll share this interview with Ingrid Seward, editor-in-chief of Majesty Magazine, with her thoughts on the legacy of motherhood that the young couple inherit.