Royal Wedding Dresses of Great Britain: Princess Diana

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About Bride Chic For years everyone waited to see what lucky girl Charles would make his bride. There was as much expectation around who would design Princess Di's wedding dress and what it would look like as today's fascination with Kate Middleton's gown choice. Diana's 1981 storybook wedding dress changed the look of bridal wear overnight. Until that magical day in July we saw her emerge from her golden carriage, the industry was plagued with repros of 1970s funk. Diana with the...

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Royal Wedding Dresses of Great Britain- Princess Margaret

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About Bride Chic Norman Hartnell, royal dressmaker to Queen Elizabeth, designed Princess Margaret's wedding dress, too, although the assignment was a bit different. Princess Margaret, who married celeb photographer Anthony Armstrong-Jones, was something of a fashion plate despite her petite stature. Thus she was not a crown princess who had to stick to such strict protocol, meaning the creative process in creating her gown was opened up. Margaret didn't want any fussy details...

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