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The Queen's Birth 92 Years Ago Today

Happy 92nd Birthday to Queen Elizabeth! Later today the Royal Family will all descend on Royal Albert Hall for a concert to mark the occasion and conclude the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), but in the meantime let’s take a look back at April 21, 1926 when HRH Princess Elizabeth was born to the then-Duke and Duchess of York. 915 more words

The House Of Windsor

Hat From the Past

 to this day, 50 years ago, and Princess Margaret in a wonderfully vibrant, feather covered turban.

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♔Kensington Palace & Gardens

Located in the heart of London’s Hyde Park sits Kensington Palace which has been a royal residence since the 17th century.

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Hat From the Past

to an undated photo (my guess is early 1950s) of a young Princess Margaret in a summery straw hat with interesting folded brim.

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Vintage: Hats From The Past

An argument for republicanism ...

An often overlooked argument for republicanism is the human rights one.  As the future King George VI says of his younger brother at the close of… 2,521 more words

The Fashion Museum, Bath: Royal Women

A few days ago I visited the Fashion Museum, Bath. They are currently running an exhibition of royal women’s fashion, including the wedding dress of Edward VII’s Queen Consort, Alexandra. 1,764 more words


The Crown

After several friends recommended , Netflix’s The Crown, I’ve started watching. It’s no secret that I have a soft spot in my heart for British historical dramas from Downton Abbey to Victoria. 581 more words