• Queen Elizabeth II’s beautiful wedding and Coronation dresses will be displayed for the first time … Photos

    Queen Elizabeth II’s beautiful wedding and Coronation dresses will be displayed for the first time … Photos

    The Queen’s wedding and Coronation dresses will be displayed together for the first time ever at the Summer Opening of the State Rooms aBuckingham Palace from 23 July to 2 October. Both dresses were designed by the great British couturier Sir Norman Hartnell.

    The wedding dress (first photo) worn by Princess Elizabeth for her marriage to The Duke of Edinburgh on 20 November 1947.

    When commissioned to design the dress, Sir Norman Hartnell set out to produce ‘the most beautiful dress I […]