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Old 10-11-2012, 10:57 AM
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This is a gown that has "grown" in favor with me over the years. For a time I thought it was too heavy, too plain, too severe, and I didn't think it was at all flattering to the petite Margaret. After a time I became a little more discerning about the style-especially the flaring bell-like skirt that emphasized her tiny waist-and realized it was very fitting for her. Sometimes it's good to get old and take a second (or third!) look at things!
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Old 10-11-2012, 06:24 PM
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This gown easily finds itself in my top five, so I am so pleased to see it featured here. For me, everything about Margret's bridal look, from head to toe, was spot on - beautiful, regal, classic, timeless, understated grandeur, feminine, complimentary, and so on! I have always been enchanted by it.
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Old 10-16-2012, 11:28 PM
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Margaret's gown was amazing! I thought everything was perfect. The necklace and tiara were exquisite!
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Old 10-31-2012, 05:20 PM
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Never seen this picture of Princess Margaret & Roddy Llewellyn before-
http://royal-world.tumblr.com/image/33636670826
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Old 10-31-2012, 06:33 PM
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Perhaps, they missed this one. The many other have made their rounds.
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Old 12-30-2012, 03:43 AM
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Princess Margaret's dress was just perfect. She is one of my absolute favourite royal brides.
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In The Royals, Kitty Kelley wrote:

For the public, her (Princess Margaret's) marriage to a commoner would lower a class barrier between the monarchy and the people and bring them closer to the throne.
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Old 06-04-2014, 06:38 PM
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Margarets wedding gown has been described as "radical". So different - no embroidery (HMQ and every bride before her). She was right - she was so small - 4'10"/4'11" - that embroidery would have swamped her. Everything about that ensemble was perfect - dress', veil, jewels. Spot on!
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Old 08-30-2014, 11:47 AM
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Hi,

I own a part of this wedding, in the form of a slice of cake. My uncle was Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdons butler/footman at the time and got a slice of boxed cake.

I have included a link to a photo.

Cheers

John
https://www.dropbox.com/s/mrt2rtlo48...%2048.jpg?dl=0
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