In honor of the new Netflix series The Crown, we look back at Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip of Edinburgh’s big day and all of the details that went into a wedding that captured the world’s attention.
Princess Elizabeth and Prince Phillip, 1947
Queen Elizabeth's bridesmaids (BridesMagazine.co.uk). Love this picture for Queen Elizabeth., she so pretty.
Princess Elizabeth on her wedding day, 1947. I remember it well due to movie news before start of films back then
The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Wedding Wednesday: Queen Elizabeth's Gown
Cream crinoline gown with blue embroidery, by Norman Hartnell. Worn by Queen Elizabeth II during the Tour of Canada and the United States of America, October 1957. The Royal Collection © 2008, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Black-and-white photo "Queen Elizabeth in Williamsburg, dated October 16, 1957: Queen Elizabeth attends dinner at the historical old Williamsburg Inn, USA /original photo (via romanbenedikhanson on Flickr). CLICK THROUGH FOR LARGER IMAGES.
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip at their wedding.
Queen Elizabeth II’s Wedding Dress via http://omgthatdress.tumblr.com/post/24324854818/queen-elizabeth-iis-wedding-dress-norman
Gorgeous Queen Elizabeth in early 1960's. She's wearing Queen Alexandra's Kokoshnik tiara, the Greville diamond earrings, King George VI diamond necklace, her wedding bracelet, and various orders.
Evening gown worn by Queen Elizabeth II. Designed by Hardy Amies. 1958. Photos © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2013. Image Historic Royal Palaces / Robin Forster. CLICK THROUGH FOR BIGGER IMAGES.
The Cambridge Lover's Knot Tiara. Queen Elizabeth gave this to Princess Diana as a wedding gift. Queen Mary wore this tiara a lot.
Embroidery on the wedding gown of Princess Elizabeth, now Queen Elizabeth II, and Prince Philip.
Queen Elizabeth’s ruby and diamond earrings formerly belonging to Queen Mary, and the ruby and diamond necklace was given to the Queen by her parents as a wedding gift.
Evening gown, by Sir Norman Hartnell. Worn by H.M. Queen Elizabeth II on a state visit to the Netherlands in 1958. Royal Collection Trust/All Rights Reserved.
Princess Elizabeth Dressed by Norman Hartnell (Queen Elizabeth)
Official photo of Queen Elizabeth ll taken at Balmoral for the Silver Wedding celebrations in 1972.