Little over a week ago, Kate Middleton celebrated her third Valentine’s Day as a royal. In true Windsor fashion, the Duchess spent the holiday working, instead of with family relaxing and enjoying each other’s company. I’m not sure about you, … Continue reading →
After her relaxing holiday vacation, Kate attended her first royal engagement of the year at the National Portrait Gallery last evening. The Duchess of Cambridge has stepped back into the public spotlight. Intentionally. And she looked more than breathtaking, she … Continue reading →
It’s been quite some time since I’ve posted about one of my most favorite subjects: Kate Middleton. The Duchess of Cambridge kicked off the new year with quite a few milestone events. Her first royal engagement was announced, another overseas adventure was … Continue reading →
It all started with a LBD. You probably thought I was talking about a little black dress. No my friends, what I meant was a little blue dress. The day Kate Middleton stepped out in front of hundreds of photographers … Continue reading →
British royal protocol dictates that two future heirs to the throne must travel separately. Though this notion screams self-preservation, it lacks common sense. Any parent, regardless of being royal or not, would opt to travel together as a family if … Continue reading →
Last Friday, the Duchess of Cambridge had yet another royal engagement. This time she visited a local children’s hospice and spent time with families and children of all ages. According to their website, the Shooting Star Children’s Hospice cares for … Continue reading →
By now you’ve all probably seen the news articles stream across your newsfeed: last week Kate Middleton had a classic Marilyn Monroe moment. On a routine charity visit to Canary Wharf, a gust of wind whisked down the lane, ruffling … Continue reading →
For the past few weeks I keep seeing all these articles comparing Duchess Kate with Prince Harry’s girlfriend Cressida Bonas. The pair have been an item for a little over a year now and with their recent trip to Sandringham … Continue reading →
If you’ve seen risqué photos of Kate Middleton, Prince William and Prince George cropping up all over the internet, then you’ve been the unknowing victim of Alison Jackson’s work. The photographer describes herself as a contemporary artist, drawn to the … Continue reading →
This afternoon, Prince George showed his sweet rounded baby face for the first time since his departure from St. Mary’s Hospital nearly three months ago. The constant snapping of photos by the surrounding paparazzi didn’t even phase Britain’s youngest royal. The future king waved and smiled to his family and the camera as his father held him and his mother beamed with happiness. Kate and Wills were the picture of pure joy as they stood outside the chapel, waiting for the special ceremony to begin.
6 Facts About Prince George’s Christening!
His gown was a replica of the one Queen Victoria used for her eldest daughter, Princess Victoria, in 1841.
The replica gown was first used in 2008 in an effort to preserve the 170 year old original.
His christening is symbolic because as the future king, he’ll one day become the supreme governor of the Church of England.
Past royal christenings have taken place at Buckingham Palace with a large audience to witness the occassion. Prince George’s was at St. James’s Palace and had an incredibly small retinue of attendees.
He’s the first royal baby to have a christening coin in his honor! The once in a lifetime coins range from 13 pounds or $21 all the way to 50,000 pounds or $80,000!
Following the ceremony, Prince Charles and his wife, the Duchess of Cornwall, hosted guests at Clarence House. Guests had the opportunity to enjoy slices of “christening cake” – a tier from Will and Kate’s wedding cake!