Diana Spencer – mother, philanthropist, trendsetter, a true lady, wonderfully combines the royal elegance and ease. Last week, the whole world celebrated the Birthday of “Queen of Hearts” and the Dubai Fashion TV recalls her most vivid images.
As heir bride Diana appeared before the public for the first time in 18 years – in spite of aristocratic origin, until that time, the future princess was far from secular life and glitz of London high society salons. The clothes she favoured the practical things: wool pencil skirts and voluminous coarse knit cardigans and soft dresses with ruffles and bows. However, it is the simplicity of Diana’s wardrobe, as well as shyness, which it accepts the provisions on the status of the bride of Prince honor, won the hearts of British subjects.
Diana’s wedding dress – a tribute prone to hyperbole 80th: luxuriant dress tandem designers Elizabeth and David, looked like a dream come true for all the little girls fairy tale princess wedding dress. Diana was a truly magnificent: her dress was ivory for sewing that took more than 40 meters of silk and shoes in the same tone by Clive Shilton. Dress with an eight-meter train was draped tulle and vintage lace, decorated with gold thread and thousands of river pearls.
By the way, in 2006, Elizabeth and David released the book “Dress for Diana”, which told in detail about the history of the preparation for the wedding, communion with the future princess and showed photographs and sketches of the dress fittings. Lucky, received in his possession the books of the first edition, has got a gift: for each copy of the publication provides a sample of silk from which was sewn dress Diana.
Even being in the status of the wife of the heir to the throne, Diana decided to maintain the British fashion wardrobe adding exceptional job compatriots. “Queen of Hearts” also bought clothes not only distinguished masters, and beginners designers. Many of which are now on the top of the fashion Olympus British designers of his success is required to Diana.
With high growth, Princess of Wales abandoned high heels in favour kitten hills and ballet. The fact that Lady Di was possible, without violating the rules of etiquette, to make elements of the actual fashion ceremonial outfits convince photos official receptions.
Later, as if to excuse for too luxuriant wedding dress, Diana tried to avoid elaborate outfits. When selecting evening dresses she preferred the straight silhouette and simple tailoring. Stylistic devices total colour, who by that time the lot only the elderly aristocratic, second life shall Lady Dee.
Diana was certainly a trendsetter of its time: the designers were guided by a sense of style princess and all the things chosen it, instantly became popular and in demand among ordinary Britons. This “Diana effect” hype and now observed on the action other representatives of the royal family.