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Old 09-09-2006, 09:15 PM
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Princess Diana Visiting a Barnardos Children's Home 11/08/1984
Does anyone know what color this outfit is? Is it the black version of the pink suit she wore earlier?

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Old 09-10-2006, 12:33 AM
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I think that photo was from Festival Of Remembrance on 10th Nov. 1984. She had a black outfit with a ruffled white shirt peaking over the collar. You can make out the red poppy on her left lapel.
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Old 09-10-2006, 01:59 AM
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Princess Diana Visiting a Barnardos Children's Home 11/08/1984
diana was eight months pregnant here?
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Old 09-10-2006, 08:10 AM
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I think that photo was from Festival Of Remembrance on 10th Nov. 1984. She had a black outfit with a ruffled white shirt peaking over the collar. You can make out the red poppy on her left lapel.
That's the information I have too Incas.

Here is the only colour picture I have of Diana on that day (photo: Hulton Getty). I'm assuming it's a dress, not a suit. Diana usually wore a dress to this event. I would love to see a full length colour photo ...

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Old 09-10-2006, 09:12 AM
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diana was eight months pregnant here?
No. This was taken in November, 1984-Harry was almost two months old. It's the American method of posting dates: 11/08/84 means November 8, 1984 instead of August 11, 1984. :-)
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Old 09-10-2006, 08:16 PM
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No. This was taken in November, 1984-Harry was almost two months old. It's the American method of posting dates: 11/08/84 means November 8, 1984 instead of August 11, 1984. :-)
thanks for the answer, in my country the date is date/month/year
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Old 09-12-2006, 08:44 AM
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Diana looked even more beautiful with long hair, in my humble opinion, but she was always beautiful anyway.
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Old 09-29-2006, 06:59 AM
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Here's another pic from UPPA (no photographer credited)

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Old 10-08-2006, 01:09 PM
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Here is one of my favorite long-hair pictures: http://www.divasthesite.com/images/D...s_of_Wales.JPG (from www.divasthesite.com)
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Old 10-17-2006, 11:11 AM
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To me Diana, princess Of Wales looked beautiful with short or long hair some people can't play it off but the people's Princess plays very well and that this are the first pictures seeing the late Princess with long hair all the times I saw her on tv she had short hair.
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Hi, guys, I've lurked here a long time! Now I'm going to post! :) I always thought Diana had the most gorgeous hair - thick and with lots of body - and when she wore it super short it just wasn't the best. These pics show how beautiful she could look with it longer. Thanks!
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Welcome to the forums! I always wanted Diana to grow her hair out and was sad when she cut it off so soon. She had pretty hair and thought she looked great when it was long. I suppose long hair isn't very practical for a hard working princess though many of them seem to be able to do it nowadays.
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Old 10-21-2006, 05:16 AM
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Diana's hair was beautiful:thick and healthy looking and had nice shade of blond. But I prefer her in short hair.
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photo: CORBIS
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Old 10-27-2006, 04:17 PM
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I don't remember her with long hair. It suited her. Thanks for all the wonderful pics.
Was this the only time she had long hair?
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Old 10-28-2006, 11:02 AM
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The two long-hair periods were at the end of 1984 and when she was a teenager.
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Princess Diana pregnant with Prince William at Windsor Polo with Sarah Ferguson. June 1982

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Pregnant with Harry in 1984

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Oops! Sorry that I misunderstood you Ulik:o.

Yes, like Elspeth said, Diana was a guest only at her sister Sarah's wedding. Below is a picture from Sarah's wedding (I believe the date is May 17 1980). Diana is in the middle, with her mother Frances and her grandmother, Lady Fermoy beside her.

(Sorry for the poor quality - it is from an old newspaper)
Do someone has another photo of Diana at her sister Sarah's wedding (photo of the message 29)?
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Old 08-29-2007, 06:31 AM
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Thanks so much for the information Lady Jean. :)

Andrew Morton talks a bit about this wedding in his book, saying that it was a traumatic affair for Diana. Her parents had recently divorced. Apparently her father gave her a blue dress to wear to the wedding, while her mother gave her a green dress to wear. And she didn't know which one to wear. I would have thought that she would wear the dress that the bride had chosen for her. Perhaps Diana's memory failed her in this case & she was really thinking of another wedding.
For a wedding taking place early in the day, it would not be unknown for little bridesmaids to change out of their official dress & wear another one. Perhaps that what she meant. Or perhaps Diana was talking about another wedding where she was not actually a bridesmaid.

On the other post talking about little Charles Spencer being a "ring-bearer" - we don't normally have those in the UK, as the Best Man brings the wedding ring(s) to the service. Charles would have been a Page Boy.
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