Tag: royal family

in the news: harry and meghan’s royal wedding

in the news: harry and meghan’s royal wedding

Who doesn’t love a royal wedding? Despite having moved back from London to Australia a couple of months ago, I still feel a certain affinity for the UK and the royals. I was particularly excited for this wedding, because I was a longtime reader of […]

in the news: it’s a prince!

in the news: it’s a prince!

Congratulations today to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on the arrival of their little prince! In case you missed it (do you live under a rock? Or were you just using The Guardian’s republican view?), the Duchess was admitted to hospital early this morning. […]

fashion inspiration: the duchess of cambridge

fashion inspiration: the duchess of cambridge

It was a year ago today that Kate Middleton married Price William to become Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge – and a bone fide fashion icon. So who better to look to for today’s fashion inspiration than the most recent addition to the British royal family? […]

in the news: vivienne westwood’s QEII collection

in the news: vivienne westwood’s QEII collection

Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her diamond jubilee this year and in her honour, Vivienne Westwood has created a capsule collection inspired by some of the Queen’s most memorable outfits. Fear not, though – Westwood’s dresses are not inspired by the Queen’s recent, brightly coloured […]

in the news: how sarah burton kept the royal wedding dress a secret

in the news: how sarah burton kept the royal wedding dress a secret

A year ago, the best kept secret in fashion was the name of the royal wedding dress designer. Everyone had their suspicions but nobody knew for sure. On the big day, Kate Middleton stepped out of the car to reveal that after months of speculation, […]

in the news: princesses are people too

in the news: princesses are people too

The British Monarchy has today finally stepped into the 21st century and declared that royal sons and daughters will now have equal rights to the British throne. The leaders of the 16 countries where the Queen is Head of State (including Australia) voted on the […]

what’s on: the duchess’ wedding dress exhibit

what’s on: the duchess’ wedding dress exhibit

I’m back in the real world after a lovely summer break and I have so much to share with you. Let’s get back into the swing of things by talking about the exhibit of the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress, which is currently open as […]

lusting for: the duchess look

lusting for: the duchess look

It’s no secret that I’m a fan of the former-Kate Middleton AKA HRH The Duchess of Cambridge’s style. Perhaps it’s because we have similar colouring and a shared love of blue tones and tailored outfits. Or perhaps it’s because I secretly get a thrill when […]

in the news: see the royal wedding dress

in the news: see the royal wedding dress

Buckingham Palace is sure to be more popular than ever during this summer’s opening, as it has just been announced that the Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding dress will be on public display. It will be the first chance we really have to see the detailed […]

best dressed at the palace

best dressed at the palace

Today there was a fashion face-off took place between the US and the UK. Representing the motherland was Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and representing the former colony was First Lady Michelle Obama. It’s nice to see the Duchess is sticking with her favourite high street […]

in the news: buy beatrice’s hat

in the news: buy beatrice’s hat

If Kate and Pippa’s dresses from the Royal Wedding didn’t do it for you, maybe you’re actually wishing you could get your hands on another iconic piece from the big day. Princess Beatrice is auctioning THAT fascinator on eBay to raise funds for UNICEF and […]

in the news: royal rip-offs

in the news: royal rip-offs

For the past two weeks, have you been wishing you could wear the exact same dress Kate Middleton wore to marry her Prince? Or perhaps you prefer Pippa’s slightly sexy bridesmaid dress? Well, now you can pick up your own royal rip-off courtesy of ABS […]