Written nearly 50 years ago, the fanfare’s eerily similar to today’s Middleton madness. Stressing the elegance of the Queen’s choices like "princess lines and bouffant evening skirts," it forecasts her conservative style as a "boon to women’s wardrobes" in America. Seems a little bit like the hoopla over Kate and Pippa’s nude pantyhose, tailored coats and ladylike brooches, no?
But regardless of the conservative, ladylike shift the Queen may have incited years ago, we’re kind of digging Her Majesty’s outfits now. A lot of 85-year olds can carry elegant ensembles, but bright colors and bold hats? She’s a master.
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