The Energizer Bunny British duo, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, have embarked on their third international trip this year to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. With the number of appearances they have made over the past year or two, it's not surprising that the Countess of Wessex reached into her closet for some repeats.… Continue reading Random Royaling and Rewears – The Wessexes in Cyprus (Bonus – the Wales and Cambridges, too)
No rest for the wicked around here folks! Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary are on a two-day business trip to the Netherlands. The Earl and Countess of Wessex started their trip to Cyprus yesterday too. We rolled the dice and the Danes are up today. We'll check in with the Wessexes tomorrow. For… Continue reading Random Royaling – The Danes in The Netherlands
Forty. 40. 4-0. It doesn't seem possible! I remember waiting with baited breath for the 6:00 news to come on, hoping they might say if Diana had had her baby yet. Oh, the days before the internet! You youngins have no idea what it was like not to be able to get the news immediately!… Continue reading Random Royal Rotogravure – Happy Birthday, William!
This habit of waking up Monday with a party hangover has to stop! Another week of celebrations, including Ascot and a small get-together for Princess Ingrid-Alexandra's 18th birthday, was almost too much royal goodness for this Hofdame. I'm drinking coffee and clearing my head for the week. Let's look back at a few things we… Continue reading Hofdame Bits and Bobs
We gave up on fitting everything into the Open Post! You can still find all the conversation from THE GREATEST DAY EVER there, along with tiara talk and a blow-by-blow of the entire gala. We pulled the gown discussion over here because, well, it's a topic unto itself. Norway The Norwegian royals went all-in on… Continue reading Royal Shares and Rewears (and New!) – Gowns from Ingrid Alexandra’s Gala