Queen Elizabeth hosted the summer’s first Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace this week.

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Though the get-together was dampened by a rainstorm, The Queen came out well-equipped. To top off her robin’s egg-blue outfit and hat, she carried a clear umbrella for protection.

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Image: Bauer-Griffin