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How Diana’s £9,000 ‘meringue’ wedding dress (including its 25ft train) cost less

How Diana’s £9,000 ‘meringue’ wedding dress (including its 25ft train) cost less

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How Diana's £9,000 'meringue' wedding dress (including its 25ft train) cost less than a tenth of Meghan's couture gown... but Miss Markle has got nothing on Kate's £250,000 frock Meghan will wear the stunning Ralph & Russo gown as her first dress May 19 The bride-to-be's hugely anticipated dress will set Royal Family back £100,000 Kate Middleton's gown cost £250,000, making it fifth most expensive dress ever Diana's £9,000 frock known as 'most closely guarded secret in fashion history' The Queen was given 200 extra clothing coupons towards her wedding dress Meghan Markle is set to marry Prince Harry in a matter of days – and her widely anticipated wedding dress has finally been revealed. The former Suits actress will walk down the aisle on May 19, – with an estimated billion TV

How Diana’s £9,000 ‘meringue’ wedding dress (including its 25ft train) cost less

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How Diana's £9,000 'meringue' wedding dress (including its 25ft train) cost less than a tenth of Meghan's couture gown... but Miss Markle has got nothing on Kate's £250,000 frock Meghan will wear the stunning Ralph & Russo gown as her first dress May 19 The bride-to-be's hugely anticipated dress will set Royal Family back £100,000 Kate Middleton's gown cost £250,000, making it fifth most expensive dress ever Diana's £9,000 frock known as 'most closely guarded secret in fashion history' The Queen was given 200 extra clothing coupons towards her wedding dress Meghan Markle is set to marry Prince Harry in a matter of days – and her widely anticipated wedding dress has finally been revealed. The former Suits actress will walk down the aisle on May 19, – with an estimated billion TV
5 Royal Rules That Kate Middleton Has To Follow Without Fail

5 Royal Rules That Kate Middleton Has To Follow Without Fail

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5 Royal Rules That Kate Middleton Has To Follow Without Fail Kate Middleton has been enjoying the perks of being part of the royal family for the past seven years, but the 36-year-old also has some royal rules that she needs to follow. It has already been made known that Middleton is not allowed to wear bright-coloured nail polish, and she is also required to wear a hat during weddings or formal events. On top of these, she also cannot remove her coat in public and may only do so when she is indoors. But there are more five more royal rules that Prince William’s wife has to always follow. 1. Always pack a black attire when going on trips Middleton and Prince William regularly on their official tours, and it is a must for the Duchess of Cambridge to always bring a black dress alo
Everything you need to know about Prince Harry and William’s step-sister

Everything you need to know about Prince Harry and William’s step-sister

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Everything you need to know about Prince Harry and William's step-sister, Laura Lopes (including whether she'll be invited to the royal wedding) Being a member of the royal family often means living life in the public eye. That’s something the Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William, Prince Harry and of course, soon-to-be royal Meghan Markle are all used to. But there are other members of the royal family, who opt to turn away from the limelight and live their lives away from the public glare. And that includes Prince Harry and William’s step-sister, Laura Lopes. With the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle mere months away, speculation has turned to whether the lesser-known family members, like Laura, will join the other, more high-profile guests on the big day. The 40-year-old i
Kate’s pregnancies compared: see her baby bumps through the years

Kate’s pregnancies compared: see her baby bumps through the years

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Kate's pregnancies compared: see her baby bumps through the years The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to Prince George in 2013, followed by Princess Charlotte in 2015 As the Duchess of Cambridge prepares to welcome her third baby, royal watchers have been looking back at her pregnancy and reliving the excitement of her first two, when she was expecting Prince George and Princess Charlotte. The Duchess, who is due in April, always manages to flash her mega-watt smile when out and about on an engagement – while also showing off her elegant maternity style. Like all her pregnancies, Kate began her first trimester with a bout of severe morning sickness. She had to prematurely announce each pregnancy before the 12-week mark because she was too ill to attend engagements. But Kate was ba
Watch: Kate Middleton Hit Prince William in the Face With a Massive Snowball

Watch: Kate Middleton Hit Prince William in the Face With a Massive Snowball

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Kate Middleton Hit Prince William in the Face With a Massive Snowball Kate Middleton and Prince William may soon be welcoming their third child, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t still kids at heart, too. During their recent royal tour of Sweden and Norway, the pair appeared to have plenty of fun as they gallivanted around the two nations with their fellow royals, Sweden’s Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel and Norway’s King Harald and Queen Sonja. While in both countries Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge attended state dinners, visited with locals, and spent time with the charities they care most about.  But in a brief, unguarded moment, the pair let loose in Norway while playing together in the snow that captured them in a much more relaxed, and intimate light. As
Alicia Vikander reveals what she and Prince William spoke about at gala

Alicia Vikander reveals what she and Prince William spoke about at gala

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Alicia Vikander reveals what she and Prince William spoke about at gala The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited Stockholm last week Hollywood royalty met British royalty when Alicia Vikander was introduced to Prince William last week. The pair got talking at a black-tie gala dinner in Stockholm during Prince William and Kate's official visit to Sweden. Alicia, 29, revealed that she struck up a conversation with the future King, saying: "Well, I've seen The Crown. It was actually the first thing my friend and I started talking about with William. Apparently, he's a Game of Thrones fan, I was told." The Danish Girl actress, who was seated between William and Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, admitted that she was far too nervous to even sip her water. "I was sitting there looking arou
Caring Kate records special message in rare video – watch

Caring Kate records special message in rare video – watch

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Caring Kate records special message in rare video – watch The Duchess of Cambridge showed her support for Children's Mental Health Week The Duchess of Cambridge has shown her caring side in a new video recorded for one of her patronages, Place2Be. In the clip, Kate, who is pregnant with her third child, encourages children to be comfortable in their own skin and urges adults to help young people be the best version of themselves. The Duchess has long been a champion of children's mental health, and this video was recorded in support of Children's Mental Health Week, which kicked off on Monday. <span data-mce-type="bookmark" style="display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;" class="mce_SELRES_start"></span> "Childhood is an incredib