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Random Royaling – New Portrait of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

A new portrait of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was unveiled today. Painted by British artist Jamie Coreth, the portrait celebrates the couple's ties to Cambridgeshire. Kate apparently became familiar with the artist during her patronage of the National Portrait Gallery, and they commissioned the portrait at the time of their 10th wedding anniversary. … Continue reading Random Royaling – New Portrait of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

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Open Jubilee Post – Epsom Derby, BBC Platinum Party (Updated!)

Unfortunately, the Queen will not be attending these two events. We hope to see her Sunday! Epsom Derby and BBC Platinum Party I do not think these two events are being televised outside of the UK, but you can certainly keep an eye on the Royal Family Youtube channel. They may pop up! ITV should… Continue reading Open Jubilee Post – Epsom Derby, BBC Platinum Party (Updated!)

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Open Jubilee Post – Trooping the Colour (Updated)!

The schedule for all Jubilee events is here. The Queen is the first British monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee. Think about that. Let that sink in. It's an amazing, unprecedented event. To celebrate her seventy years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms, and the Commonwealth, we here at the Handbag… Continue reading Open Jubilee Post – Trooping the Colour (Updated)!

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Defense of the Dress – Duchess of Cambridge in The Vampire’s Wife

The Duke and Duchess attended their first evening event of the tour yesterday, a reception in honor of the Belizean culture and the Queen's Jubilee. It was hosted by the Governor-General, Froyla Tzalam, and Prime Minister Johnny Briceno, at the absolutely spectacular Cahal Pech Maya Ruins. The couple received a traditional welcome and the Duke made… Continue reading Defense of the Dress – Duchess of Cambridge in The Vampire’s Wife