Windsor Weddings and Other Fairytales…

My very first memory of Royalty and what it represented to me, was when I was 7 years old watching the wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson being played out on TV in a glittering Cinderella style ceremony that made me stop dead in my tracks and question, “do fairy tales really come true?” […]

Chester. By Royal Appointment.

Fresh from a week off to recover from my royal wedding trip, I had returned to the office on June 4th with a metaphorical grey cloud hanging above me, wondering when there would ever be such breathtakingly beautiful occasion to look forward to, as much as I did the Royal Wedding, again. That very afternoon, […]

The one piece of tradition missing from Trooping the Colour 2018

For yesterday’s Trooping of the Colour, this American got up after a few hours of sleep to watch. I was curious to see the newly minted Duchess of Sussex in her very first “Trooping.” Secondly, I wanted to see Catherine and her adorable little Cambridges on the balcony. For me, the kids are the best […]

Trooping the Monarchy

Saturday 9th June 2018 marked Her Majesty The Queen’s 66th Official Trooping the Colour parade. A time honoured tradition of military splendour for which all the family dig out their finest hats, uniforms and poshest frocks to show the world how to do pomp and ceremony in style! The Queen travelled solo to the event […]

#RoyalWeddingWatch A happy ending for Meghan as Wedding Day approaches

I thought this week would never end! I had nightmares about the wedding being cancelled, or even certain family members, “storming the castle.” This week was all too much! After Meghan’s statement via Kensington Palace, all of the craziness thankfully started to die down. I really didn’t expect to hear much more about who would […]

What should we wear to the Royal Wedding?

This week is the BIGGEST WEEK OF THE YEAR for Royal enthusiasts. I have had loads of time lately to think about the fashion from the last Royal Wedding this past week (I’m thinking of you, York Princesses) and it’s made me wonder what everyone will be wearing to this event. I’m also wondering if […]