Thanking the Queen

It’s only right that I do a little post up on our girl Elizabeth, she did give us Monday off. Let’s thank our royal highness for a lazy Monday and for also pulling off some awesome pieces and #OOTD’s (outfits of the day) throughout the decades.

queen and her father

8th July 1946: Princess Elizabeth, the future Queen Elizabeth II, chatting with her father, King George VI – A bit of light print and texture for ya.

wedding

20 November 1947: Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip pose at Buckingham Palace after their wedding ceremony which was held at Westminster Abbey – The detail on this dress….giiirrrrlllll.

dancing with her boyf

17th October 1951: The Duke of Edinburgh dances with his wife, Princess Elizabeth, at a square dance held in their honour in Ottawa – The high waisted skirt and blouse combo, oh wait is that a neck tie I see there Duke?

coat

1960: The Queen at the Epsom Downs Racecourse for the Oaks Stakes in Surrey – I love this over sized jacket!

dogs

1974: The Queen arrives at Aberdeen airport with her corgis to start her holidays in Balmoral – Keeping it all one colour with this outfit and look doggies (I’m a dog cray lady).

poncho

May 1979: The Queen attending the Royal Windsor Horse Show – Is that a whatchamacallit? 

bomber

1979: Queen Elizabeth II on safari with Prince Philip during their state visit to Zambia – I LOVE this outfit!

print

October 14, 1989: visiting the Shah Alam mosque in South East Asia. Touring the mosque with the architect Baharuddin Abu Kassim – This Jacket!

floral

4 August 1990: The Queen, Princess Diana and Princess Margaret all dressed in vibrant, playful designs for the celebrations – Floral, floral and more FLORAL!

queen-90

October 21, 2008: Queen Ellizabeth II with Prince Philip at Joze Pucnik airport on the first day of a two day tour of Slovenia – This Jacket though!

lilac

1 September 2012: The Queen joins Prince Philip and Prince Charles at the Braemar Gathering in Scotland – I think she read my pastels post!

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