Exploring a memory: Designer re-creates a dress for Diana

Exploring a memory: Designer re-creates a dress for Diana

LONDON (AP) — This is a dress with a story, and Elizabeth Emanuel wants to tell it. Shocking pink with a plunging, ruffled neckline and body-hugging shape, the gown was designed by Emanuel for Lady Diana Spencer to wear at a Buckingham Palace party a few days before her marriage to Prince Charles in 1981. … Read more

King Charles III will host Christmas Day at Sandringham House for his wider family

King Charles III is set to spend Christmas Day at Sandringham this year – following in the steps of his mother – and marking a return to the traditional royal family Christmas on the Norfolk estate. The monarch, 74, and the Queen Consort are expected to be joined by their wider family as they mark … Read more

Kate’s tribute to Diana: Princess of Wales dons Prince of Wales’s feather brooch

The Princess of Wales paid a subtle tribute to her late mother-in-law today by wearing the Prince of Wales’s feather pendant which was given to Princess Diana by the Queen Mother. Kate, 40, cut an elegant figure in a burgundy Emilia Wickstead coat dress, paired with a matching hat, as she welcomed South Africa’s President … Read more

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are ‘unlikely’ to join the Royal Family at Sandringham for Christmas

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are unlikely to join the Royal Family at Sandringham for their first Christmas without the Queen. King Charles is understood to have invited Meghan and Harry, who remain ‘much loved’ members of the family despite quitting Royal duties nearly three years ago. But a source close to the King … Read more

The Crown’s creator Peter Morgan reveals the inspiration behind the Prince Charles storyline

The Crown’s creator Peter Morgan has revealed he ‘had to’ write a fictitious plot about Prince Charles scheming to oust the Queen after a script read-through with ‘powerful’ Dominic West and ‘vulnerable’ Imelda Staunton. The fifth series of the drama was released yesterday to huge controversy with explosive storylines and sensationalized moments. Peter Morgan has … Read more

The Crown ‘heavily influences’ young people’s view of Charles as Diana emerges as ‘cultural icon’

The Crown will ‘heavily influence’ young people’s view of King Charles in a negative light, but Princess Diana will ’emerge as a cultural icon’, royal expert predicts Professor Maclaren says young audiences view series as ‘quasi-documentary’ The royal expert says Generation Z will view Princess Diana as a ‘victim’ The new series – which lands … Read more

Netflix is ​​accused of ‘fudging’ the ‘fiction warning’ for The Crown

Netflix is ​​accused of ‘fudging’ after it was revealed the streaming giant will finally tell The Crown viewers that it is a fictional drama – but WILL NOT put a warning at the start of every episode Netflix plans to put ‘fiction warning’ on home page rather than start of episode Former Prime Ministers John … Read more

King Charles had a valet for his teddy bear in his 40s: book

King Charles was attached to his childhood teddy bear well into adulthood, according to a new book. In the biography “The King: The Life of Charles III,” out Nov. 8, Christopher Andersen writes that the now-king’s former trusted valet, Michael Fawcett, was in charge of caring for the stuffed animal — when Charles was in … Read more

Prince Harry’s Memoir Will ‘Take Aim’ at Royals, Most Likely His Father King Charles

Welcome to this week’s edition of Royalists, The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royal and Royal Family. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox every Sunday. Harry’s memoir is a swirl of rumors Will it be worse than the royals expected? Has it been toned down? Ramped up? Healing? Damaging? The British press … Read more

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Won’t Get Coronation Invites if They Slam Royals, Sources Say

Royalists is The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royal and Royal Family. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox every Sunday. King Charles likely won’t invite Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to his coronation if Harry damagingly attacks his wife Camilla, the Queen Consort, in his forthcoming book, a friend of the new … Read more