Prince William’s Royal Wedding: Let Them Eat (Wedding) Cake!

by Azure

As Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding date (April 29th, 2011) fast approaches, speculation about the royal wedding details has hit a fever pitch! One hot topic that everyone is buzzing about- the wedding cake! The National Wedding Show in London features the crème de la crème of wedding cake designers, and today, we've got the royal wedding cake take from Rachel Willow (see a sampling of her beautiful bespoke cake confections below) of Planet Cake! Rachel predicts that...

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Royal Wedding Dresses of Great Britain: Princess Anne

by Azure

About Bride Chic I look at these pictures and remember with a certain sentimentality the day Anne's royal engagement was announced. Then as now, I'm reminded what a beauty she was, miles ahead of her time. While her wedding dress was classic as well as a bit ho hum for 1973, on video at the Westminster Abby Wedding, the satin moves beautifully and the detail is magnificent. Below is the engagement photo with fiance Captain Mark Phillips. Check out the dress in embossed...

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Royal Wedding Dresses of Great Britain- Princess Margaret

by Azure

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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Kate Middleton’s Royal Wedding Dress- Who Will She Wear?

by Azure

Speculation about Kate Middleton’s royal wedding dress is at fever pitch! But one name that continues to come up is Bruce Oldfield. I can so picture Kate Middleton walking down the aisle in one of Oldfield’s couture creations. His dresses are timeless, romantic, regal and more modest than most. So aptly put on Oldfield's website—his heritage of stars, supermodels, royalty and the very rich mixes the notions of exclusivity, intimacy, and high society. This intoxicating mix...

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