Haute Around the World: Royal Wedding Fever
January 10, 2011 2 Comments
HAUTE NYC guest blogger Jenni Fleet fills us in from the UK on all the buzz about the wedding of the century!
Here across the pond, Royal Wedding fever has truly hit. With three months and twenty days to go, the gossip columns are electric with the sound of “Who will make the dress?” after Kate Middleton became a fashionista overnight.
Our girl crush started on her a long time ago when we captured her in elegant dresses and fantastic fascinators, and we watched as she continued to blossom into Princess Kate – fashion icon. So much so that ‘the Kate Middleton’ hairstyle has become one of the most requested styles in salons all over the world. The midnight blue Issa London wrap dress she wore to the press conference to announce the couple’s wonderful news, sold out within 24 hours of her appearing in it.
As you can imagine, designers are beside themselves with the news of the engagement, and have gone as far as sketching potential designs for Kate to choose from for the big day! Bruce Oldfield, an ambassador of British couture, is being hotly tipped to design the dress but Karl Lagerfield, wedding gown queen Vera Wang and Jason Wu have also conjured up designs for our modern day Princess. Fashionistas, designers and reporters alike, wait with baited breath until chosen one is revealed…
Article by: Jenni Fleet
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