17-year-old Elizabeth Taylor with her first fiance, William D. Pawley Jr., in Miami in 1949. The two were never married. A year later Taylor married Nicky HIlton.

pin 28
heart 5

Elizabeth in a French Farthingale - notice how the skirt does not go all the way to the floor, but goes to the ankle. She has a standing ruff, conch, fan, and slashed shoes as well.

pin 89
heart 12

The marriage of Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyons (Later the Queen Mother) to the Duke of York (Later King George VI) at Westminster Abbey in London, on 26th April, 1923. It was the first royal wedding at the Abbey since 1383. The newly formed British Broadcasting Company wanted to record and broadcast the event on radio, but the Abbey Chapter vetoed the idea.

pin 214
heart 22
speech 2

Queen Elizabeth I coronation collar. “To be a King and wear a crown, is a thing more glorious to them that see it, than it is pleasant to them that bear it”

pin 119
heart 9

Queen Elizabeth. I worked at THE STORE in Bluffton, SC in my youth and my mentor/boss Lady had a print of this very same picture! I LOVED it, Babbie Guscio!

pin 139
heart 19
Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search