In England, when we talk about fashion icons, we immediately think of Kate Middleton. But not Sophie from Wessex. The countess, who will gradually gain momentum within the British Crown, is not inspired by the look of the Duchess of Cambridge but prefers to squint at other celebrities. This Tuesday February 23, it is the favorite daughter-in-law of Queen Elizabeth II who presented the prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design to Priya Ahluwalia during a virtual ceremony. The opportunity for her to make rare confidences about her dressing room and her dress style. “It has developed over time, I think it’s probably pretty classic, but I like things with a little bit of puntch,” Prince Edward’s wife first claimed, ravishing in a dress. signed Victoria Beckham at 595 pounds.
During the chat, she also revealed that she really liked the styling of another crowned head: Rania from Jordan, who “always looks gorgeous”. But that’s not all. To complete her royal look, the Countess of Wessex also carefully watches the appearances of Angelina Jolie, an “incredible” woman. Great inspirations. The Countess of Wessex is moreover often described as one of the most elegant members of the British royal family, since her superb wedding dress Samantha Keswick wowed spectators during her marriage to Prince Edward in 1999. With impeccable taste, Sophie from Wessex has a penchant for soft hues, floral prints and adores hats. A woman of taste, she is as comfortable in royal dresses as in comfortable outfits.
Sophie of Wessex, queen of jewelry
And if she particularly polishes her outfits, Sophie de Wessex takes special care of her jewelry. Including a very symbolic necklace. Over the past few years, she has regularly sported a silver pendant that winks at Prince Edward and their children, Lady Louise Windsor (17) and James, Viscount Severn (12). “There is the pendant of a vintage piece, but on top of that there are beautifully crafted initials added to hang next to the stone. An ‘E’ for her husband, an ‘L’ for her daughter Louise. and a ‘J’ for her son, James. This necklace on a chain has been worn many times before, “James Constantinou, founder of Prestige Pawnbrokers, told L’Express Sophie from Wessex has personalized the jewelry many times and he also featured the initials of his family. An adorable attention copied by Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle.
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