Sweden

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Her First Court Dress.Princess Ingrid of Sweden shown in her first court dress, which she wore at the royal palace in Stockholm, when she appeared at her first court. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'r-8ZsWIOTltdIyuJSRh6cA',sig:'dKcczN__iwinCWAOw7HW-UX-mCg3rdyCFku9Upa9ENo=',w:'393px',h:'594px',items:'515427138',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});

Netherlands

Random Royal Rotogravure

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Britain

Random Royal Rotogravure

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Royalty And The Olympics: London 2012

Ah.... The 2012 Olympics. A royal watchers dream. All of the stars aligned that year, didn't they? 2012 was first and foremost Her Majesty's 60th year on the throne, so London was already "happening" to begin with. Then we had the barely married a year Cambridges who, along with Harry, had been named the official… Continue reading Royalty And The Olympics: London 2012

Britain

The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell: Brides Pt.4

Click for parts  1, 2, and 3 of the Brides series. And read those links! We've finally made it to the end! Today we'll finish looking at gowns from the 50s and 60s. Note: Links to gowns in general from both eras. First up is a bit of a cheat. Hartnell created the costumes, including… Continue reading The Designer Diaries – Norman Hartnell: Brides Pt.4