Everybody is talking about the new movie Spencer, starring Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana. Specifically, I keep hearing about the costumes, which are supposed to be phenomenal. In this article, designer Jacqueline Durran discusses the task of reinterpreting Princess Diana’s iconic wardrobe for this fictionalized world, creating a balance of recognizably “Diana” outfits that weren’t actual recreations.
We’ll experience royal life next year on the Grand British Textile Tour during our evening tour of Buckingham Palace. Of course, that’s after we enjoy a royal tea at our hotel, The Rubens on the Palace. Anyway, I can’t wait to see the exquisite textiles that decorate the palace, the priceless art, and of course, whatever gowns they have on display. Won’t you join us? Learn more about the Grand British Textile Tour.