Posts Tagged ‘kate middleton’

Kate Middleton To Wear Flats!

Saturday, March 12th, 2011

None of us would be shocked to see a bride or groom walking down the aisle on their wedding day in flip flops or flats (especially those of us at flexflop!).  As the Huffington Post recently reported, none other than Kate Middleton soon to be Princess Kate, has also chosen flats as one of her “four” pairs of shoes.  Those of us here at Flexflop have tried to reach the soon to be princess and suggest a pair of flexflops, perhaps the bridal line, however, (sigh) we have had a hard time tracking down Kate.  She seems to  be extremely busy, as any bride is before the big day.  The flats are said to look like slippers and be “covered in multiple layers of silk, and heavily embroidered,” Yvonne Yorkel writes for the Huffington Post.

Kate Middleton to Wed in FlatsPhoto: Jeff J. Mitchell/Getty Images

Royal Bride Catherine to Wed in Embroidered Flats [Huffington Post]

Royal Wedding: Secrets From a Fashion Designer

Friday, February 4th, 2011


Photo credit: NY Daily News

The grandest wedding in decades is just a few months away. Fashionistas around the world are on pins and needles, waiting to see who Kate Middleton selects as the designer of her wedding dress.

Could it be the late Princess Diana’s old friend Bruce Oldfield?

Twelve weeks from today, all eyes will be on Kate Middleton as she arrives at Westminster Abbey for her royal wedding.

The waiting ended and the wedding dress revealed, seamstresses the world over will be frantically making replicas.

For now, however, the big secret everyone wants to know is who is designing that dress.

Continue reading this story at ABC News

Huffington Post: Queen Elizabeth Sends Save-The-Date FAX for Royal Wedding

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011


Imagine receiving a save-the-date announcement for the grandest wedding in decades… by fax. Wouldn’t that be odd?

Apparently, it’s not odd for Queen Elizabeth II. The Huffington Post blogged that Her Majesty did just that for Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Queen Elizabeth II sent out the save-the-dates for Prince William and Kate’s wedding to Europe’s sovereigns…by ye olde facsimile machine, the Daily Mail reports. A Buckingham Palace courtier told the British newspaper, “Faxes have been used before for large-scale events. They are an efficient and polite way to inform people as quickly as possible.”

Continue reading this story at Huffington Post