Royal Weddings More than Time

Well it’s royal weddings week and at Polka Dot Bride we’re all pretty excited about our Friday night plans! What are you organizing? If you’re organizing to celebrate we’d really like to see your “royal wedding parties” subsequent week! (We still have lots of non royal coverage in the afternoons to keep us sane!)

Let’s kick it off with a bit of nostalgia! I believed it would be great to take a look back more than some of the most memorable royal weddings of all time! Which are your favourites? What do you really like?

The Duke of York Royal Weddings Over Time

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Oh classic weddings of yesteryear, Duke of York and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon married in 1923. It was the 1st royal wedding to be recorded on film and Queen Elizabeth’s fashionable veil was so reminiscent of it’s time.

Grace Kelly to Prince Rainier III Royal Weddings Over Time

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Could there have been a more timeless royal wedding than that of Grace Kelly? Princess Grace of Monaco nevertheless looks as fashionable and regal now as she did when she married Prince Rainier III in 1956.

prince andrews wedding Royal Weddings Over TimeImage from BBC

The royal weddings of the 1980s were filled with lots of fluff- large ballgowns, even bigger veils and cascading bouquets. Prince Andrew married Sarah Ferguson (Fergie) in 1986. Fergie’s train was over 17 feet long.

charles and diana royal wedding balcony kiss 590bes123010 Royal Weddings Over Time

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I assume the wedding of Princess Diana and Prince Charles in 1981 was 1 of the initial royal weddings most of us can bear in mind. Her dress, when I was younger was so lovely to me and the romance of the day heavily influenced wedding trends for a long, extended time.

royal wedding10 Royal Weddings Over TimePhoto from The Sun

The wedding of Princess Sophie and Prince Edward in 1999 is a single I actually keep in mind – I thought how graceful Sophie appear and soaked in all the particulars. The wedding was lower important (they insisted guests didn’t put on hats) but nevertheless had all the tradition of a royal wedding.

prince frederik royal wedding denmark 590bes030811 Royal Weddings Over TimeImage from AOL

I remember staying up and watching Princess Mary wed Prince Frederick in 2004. it was such a modern day fairytale – an Australian girl finding and marrying her true adore – a prince from Denmark. I fell in love with Mary’s nod to Australia in her bouquet, her gorgeous Mantilla veil and even the calla sleeves on her gown.

Prince Felipe of Spain and Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano Royal weddings around the world Royal Weddings Over Time

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Prince Felipe of Spain and Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano held their Spanish wedding in 2004. She wore a stunning natural silk gown and the couple exchanged coins as properly as rings in a lovely ceremony.

victoria 5 z Royal Weddings Over TimeImage by way of Hello Magazine

I’m a bit of a sap when it comes to romance – Sweden’s Crown Princess Victoria married her individual trainer Daniel in 2010 and right after riding in the royal carriage as newlyweds, traveled down the river in the royal barge – the same a single her parent’s employed on their wedding day over 30 years ago.

Which was your favourite wedding?

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