Tag Archive: the royal family

The Queen Celebrates Commonwealth Day

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh, with other members of the royal family, marked Commonwealth Day at Westminster Abbey, England. They then attended a reception evening held by His Excellency Mr. Kamalesh… Continue reading

Wallis Simpson’s Cartier Legacy Lives On

Cartier’s new advert is an audio-visual onslaught of pure style. Starting with a dark, cold and empty street, the camera zooms into the shop window and focuses on a small panther crafted entirely… Continue reading

Gent of the Week: Captain Harry Wales

As some of you may be aware, Prince Harry has been away to the States training to become a helicopter pilot for the Army Air Corps. This week he passed all the rigorous tests… Continue reading

V & A Cecil Beaton Exhibition Now Open

As part of the celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee year the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, is hosting an exhibition of photographs of Her Majesty taken by celebrated British portrait photographer,… Continue reading

Accession Anniversary Portrait of H. M. The Queen

Photographer John Swannell’s portrait of The Queen and Prince Philip was released today to mark the 60th anniversary of her accession to the English throne following the death of her father, George VI.

“The King is Dead, Long Live the Queen”

A little over sixty years ago, George VI was suffering from ailing health. With a tour of the empire in prospect, he asked his young heir apparent, Princess Elizabeth, to take his place on the… Continue reading

Gent of the Week: Flight Lieutenant Wales

Prince William, second in line to the throne, has had an important week for his career as a helicopter pilot with the Royal Air Force Search and Rescue division. He arrived in the… Continue reading

The Mystery of Her Majesty’s Handbag

The more eagle-eyed of you will have noticed that The Queen has a favourite handbag, which she often matches with her black shoes. The simple and chic black handbag not only goes with… Continue reading

All Eyes to The Queen

Have you ever noticed how The Queen not only dresses with style, but also always stands out from the crowd? This morning Lorraine Kelly, on her ITV chat show, interviewed a man who plays… Continue reading