Topic: royal family

The Many Magnificent Hats Of The 2013 Royal Ascot

The Many Magnificent Hats Of The 2013 Royal Ascot

The Royal Ascot is a prestigious hat fashion show that takes place each year in the charming town of Zanydanyshire, England. Only the most eccentric of millionaires are invited to participate, and lords and ladies are known to spend all year painstakingly hot-gluing their hats from scratch. Whoever manages to stick the most flair on her head wins the dubious honor of giving the Queen a noogie, so you can bet they work long and hard to make sure their headgear is as passionately expressive of repressed emotions as possible. There was an especially strong showing this year; here are 25 of the most impressive. More »

Fake Kate Middleton And In-Laws Engage In Manic Baby Prep To Promote Gambling

Fake Kate Middleton And In-Laws Engage In Manic Baby Prep To Promote Gambling

As if you needed any more proof that English companies can, and will, use the royal wedding and subsequent royal pregnancy to sell just about anything, online gambling service Ladbrokes (“we make lads broke!”) has just commissioned a terrifying series of photos of fake Kate Middleton and her fake in-laws in an effort to get people to bet on what the sex of the royal baby will turn out to be. More »

See The Princess Diana Dress That Fetched $360K (& The Rest, For A Total Of $1.2M)

See The Princess Diana Dress That Fetched $360K (& The Rest, For A Total Of $1.2M)

Ever wonder what it would be like to have a gown whose previous owner was actually royalty? For a lucky (or rather, extremely wealthy) few, this became a reality when one of modern history’s most beloved icons had her dresses auctioned off. Considering they received a total of $1.2 million in total, I’d say they’re worth giving a glance or two.

Which is your favorite/would you spend several thousand dollars for if you had it? More »

Kate Middleton May Have Accidentally Revealed The Sex Of Her Baby…Let’s Name It!

Kate Middleton May Have Accidentally Revealed The Sex Of Her Baby...Let's Name It!

It is currently a fact that we, the people, know precious little about the inner workings of Kate Middleton and/or her royal fetus. But that paradigm shifted just a little bit yesterday when a well-wisher offered Princess Katherine a stuffed teddy bear and she reportedly said “thank you, I will take that for my d…” Wait, oops, never mind. I command you to un-hear that at once! More »

Gallery: Kate Middleton Wears Another Repeat Outfit To The Royal Academy Of The Dramatic Arts

Gallery: Kate Middleton Wears Another Repeat Outfit To The Royal Academy Of The Dramatic Arts

Earlier today, Kate Middleton took a break from the Olympic festivities to attend a reception at the Royal Academy of the Dramatic Arts. She wore an elegantly draped Roksanda Ilincic number, one which we last saw her in about a year ago during her first trip to the US. She glammed it up by wearing her hair up this time and accessorizing with some nice, sparkly earrings. I know you all love to look at this person and the things she wears, so here are some photos of her outfit from various angles. More »