Friday, April 29, 2011

A few Highlights of the Royal Wedding " Congratulations Prince William and Princess Catherine"

Congratulations to the Newly Weds!!

The Royal wedding is finally over, Prince William and Kate Middleton were declared man and wife at London's Westminster Abbey, There are estimated 2 billion television audience worldwide.

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The Official Royal Wedding website announced the full names of the newlyweds

His full name is now "His Royal Highness Prince William Arthur Philip Louis, Duke of Cambridge, Early of Strathearn, Baron Carrickfergus, Royal Knight Companion of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, Master of Arts.

Her full name is now "Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge

Princess Catherine's Modern and Elegant "Wedding Dress"

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Ivory and White Satin Dress with a sweetheart neckline and long-sleeved V-neck overlay, the dress was made with individual flowers hand-cut from lace to create an organic design.
She is wearing a Train that measures over six feet.
Veil is long and sheer, made of layers of soft, ivory silk tulle with a trim of hand-embroidered flowers.

The matching wedding shoes were also hand-made by the team at Alexander McQueen (ivory duchesse satin with lace hand-embroidered.)

~Designed by Sarah Burton at Alexander McQueen

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The Jewelry and Tiara

Cartier 'halo' tiara lent by the Queen 1936 Diamond "Halo" tiara by Cartier lent by the Queen

Pear-Shaped Diamond Earrings designed by Robinson Pelham. The diamond-set stylized oak leaves that frame a dangling diamond-set drop and pave-set diamond acorn. The earrings are a wedding gift to Kate from her parents.

Kate accepted a wedding ring of Welsh gold, given to William by the Queen

Princess Catherine's New Coat of Arms consists of three oak-leaf-and-acorn sprigs representing the Three Middleton Children, Catherine, Philippa and James

Princess Catherine's Engagement Ring

Some more details:

Princess Catherine insisted to do her own Make-up

Bouquet consists of: Sweet William, Myrtle, lily-of-the-valley and hyacinth
Bouquet was designed by Shane Connolly

Prince William of Wales

Prince William wore Red because he holds a rank of Colonel of the Irish Guards and decided to go for his Irish Guard's officer uniform instead of his Royal Air Force uniform, He also wore his Garter sash and star, Royal Air Force "wings," and Golden Jubilee medal.

The Smooch Then the "Kiss"

First kiss was a quick smooch and probably a lot of people missed it so They Kissed again.

The Frowning Bridesmaid

The little girl frowning and covering her ears on the balcony during the "kiss" is the 3-year-old Grace van Cutsem Prince William's goddaughter who was one of the official bridesmaids, Daughter of Lady Rose Astor and Hugh van Cutsem.

Pippa Middleton ( Princess Catherine's Sister) the role of Maid of Honor

She wore a white maid of honor dress also designed by Sarah Burton at Alexander McQueen
The Gown featured short sleeves, a low-cut neckline, and was form-fitting.

Prince Harry with Pippa

The 8 Layer Tier Cake

Fiona Cairns together with her team made the 8 tier wedding cake covered with cream and white icing and decorated with up to 900 delicate sugar-paste flowers

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge & Catherine Duchess of Cambridge leave Buckingham Palace in a soft-top Aston Martin.

Best Wishes To Prince William and Princess Catherine

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Debbie P.

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