June 2, 2023

Princess Beatrice might not have been wearing a standard maid of honour robe at her sister Princess Eugenie’s marriage ceremony, however that did not cease her from performing all of her required duties.

After Eugenie had exchanged vows with Jack Brooksbank at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Citadel on 12 October 2018, Beatrice was noticed serving to the bride as she ready to journey to her marriage ceremony reception on the Royal Lodge in Windsor, the place her dad and mom Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew dwell. Jack and Eugenie had chosen to journey in a gray Aston Martin DB10, which was initially created for the James Bond film Spectre.

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Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank left Windsor Citadel in an Aston Martin DB10

Clearly impressed by the couple’s selection of transport, Beatrice could be seen saying: “Oh my God! What automobile is that?” as she caught sight of the automobile ready outdoors the fortress earlier than lending a serving to hand with Eugenie’s bridal robe.

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The bride selected a marriage costume designed by Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos which featured a low again to point out off her scoliosis surgical procedure scar. The total skirt and the practice proved to be problematic for the automobile journey, nonetheless – watch Beatrice chuckling as she helped her sister within the video beneath…

WATCH: Princess Beatrice chuckles in shock as she carries out bridesmaid duties

Princess Beatrice selected to put on a darkish blue belted jacket with an identical skirt and hat, standing out in comparison with the remainder of Eugenie’s bridal celebration who wore coordinating white outfits. 

The Prince and Princess of Wales’ eldest youngsters Prince George and Princess Charlotte, Zara and Mike Tindall’s daughter Mia, and Peter and Autumn Phillips’ daughter Savannah have been among the many younger bridesmaids who wore puff-sleeve white robes with inexperienced sashes round their waist. 

Eugenie later become an unconventional blush pink Zac Posen robe for her night reception which was really based mostly on a movie star. The structured bodice and flowing skirt have been impressed by actress-turned-royal Grace Kelly’s stunning robe within the 1955 movie, To Catch a Thief, however Eugenie added modest lengthy sleeves as a substitute of the strapless neckline.

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Beatrice wore an unconventional maid of honour outfit

After her two marriage ceremony attire went on show at Windsor Citadel, the royal defined: “I needed one thing paying homage to Grace Kelly in To Catch a Thief so I confirmed that for reference and Zac got here up with this silk that he’d discovered from Manchester. Each single draping impact, each single element, each button, it’s all painstakingly accomplished by him and his staff.”

The Royal Household’s web site additionally mentioned the robe was impressed by the fantastic thing about Windsor and the blush of an English rose.  “Mr Posen took his inspiration from the White Rose of York,” it added. In one other refined tribute to Eugenie’s heritage, Zac ensured the White Rose of York was embroidered on each the shoulder and again which held collectively the cape. 

Inside Princess Eugenie’s marriage ceremony…

Prince Andrew and Princess Eugenie walk up the steps ahead of her royal wedding© Getty
Princess Eugenie selected a marriage costume with a low again to point out off her scoliosis scar
Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank emerging from St. George's Chapel following their wedding© Getty
The couple obtained married in October 2018
Princess Eugenie© WPA Pool
They hosted their marriage ceremony reception at Royal Lodge Windsor
The Duchess of Sussex stepping out of the car in a blue coat wedding guest dress© Getty
The Duchess of Sussex was secretly pregnant at Princess Eugenie’s marriage ceremony
Princess Charlotte wore an adorable half-up style at Princess Eugenie's royal wedding© Getty Photos
A 3-year-old Charlotte seemed lovely as a bridesmaid

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