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Old 03-28-2006, 12:23 AM
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and anyone have her diagonal teal dress
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Two of Princess Diana's Gowns - Pictures

Hi All!

New member and this is my first time posting; please be nice to me!

I'm having a seamstress make me replicas of two of Princess Diana's gowns, she's asked me for as many pictures as possible. I've attached a picture of both I've already found and saved, the blue one is from her trip to Japan in 1986 and the second she wore twice but the most well-known time is from her trip to Saudi Arabia in 1986.

Any pictures that anyone has of these gowns please reply?

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November 13, 1990-Concert in Tokyo, Japan


December 17, 1991-"Joy to the World" fundraising concert for the Royal Marsden Hospital


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February 1, 1996-Performance of La Boheme

November 1, 1993-Gala concert at the Equinox
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March 23, 1987-Premiere of 84 Charing Cross Road


November 17, 1986-Banquet in Saudi Arabia


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July 20, 1989-Banquet at Claridges


November 18, 1991-Premiere of "Hot Shots"
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October 1, 1985-Gala dinner in Washington D.C.


June 13, 1989-James Bond "A License To Kill" Premiere


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October 28, 1985-Gala dinner in Melbourne


November 21, 1985-Birthright Ball
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http://s28.photobucket.com/albums/c2...rrent=1aae.jpg

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December 16, 1987-Performance at the Royal Opera House
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1989-Dinner at Claridges
1989-Kuwait
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November 3, 1992-The Top of the dress at a state banquet in Korea
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Old 05-09-2006, 02:12 AM
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April 21, 1986-Queen Elizabeth II's 60th Birthday


April 21, 1987-Visit to Spain


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May 2, 1986-World Festival of Arts Opera in Canada


Premiere of "Otello" September 22, 1986
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September 25, 1991-Visit to Pakistan


December 7, 1992-Royal Variety Performance
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Welcome to the forum Princessjamie!:)

I don't know if they will help but here are a couple of pictures of Diana in the lilac dress.

Good luck with the dresses. I'd love to see pictures of them when they are made.

Photos: from the book "The Princess of Wales in Japan" (photographers not mentioned)


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The blueish dress is a nice colour, but don't those butterfly sleeves look so Eighties? Very Imelda Marcos.

A reminder: all pics must be posted via a picture hosting agency such as Photobucket, Imageshack etc.

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Diana's Dresses

this link gives you a great look at diana's gowns. amazing to think how big her closet must have been! i liked diana best in the sheath style dresses because of her height and slim figure. the only full skirted dress i liked her in was the one with the plaid skirt. also, so nice to see some of the ones she never wore in public.

http://www.angelfire.com/wi3/gg/auction1to10.html
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I'm looking for the outfit she wore to the Alice in Wonderland Balet in 1996, before her divorce. She had a new hairdo and everything. It was a cream shirt and clingy. She looked beautiful, then again, she always did. Anyone have this? Anyone know which one I mean
Yes, the cream with gold embroidery dress - looks like it's in post #12 in the Diana Recycles Outfits thread!
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Thanks!

I really apprecaite the responses!

Also, I am very sorry about breaking the forum rules on the picture postings, I will be sure to keep those in mind in the future and follow them.

The picture of the black and white gown I got off of Getty Images. The picture of the blue gown I got off of Webshots.
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I can't remember the full story for that white gown on the right that Lady Jean just posted. I know she is at the state banquet for Queen Beatrix in November 1982. I don't think she ever wore this one again. Was it a borrowed gown?
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According to Suzy Menkes in "Royal Jewels"it was a last-minute replacement for what she intended to wear (pink), which would have clashed with the sash. I would have liked to see it on another occasion, but I think you are right, it was a rare "non-recyclable" for some reason. I think it resembles her wedding gown.
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Oh that's right - thank you! I guess what I always found confusing is that why didn't Diana know earlier that she would be wearing the Order of Orange sash? Surely it wasn't a last minute decision on the part of Beatrix to give it to her? It's all very weird. Maybe Diana knew she was getting a sash but didn't stop to think that it would be orange??:p

You're right - it does look very similar in style to her wedding gown, doesn't it? Maybe it is an Emanuel dress.
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simple pearl strand and (?) crinoline petticoat
photo: Daily Mail Archives


matching headpiece and sleeves
photo: Daily Mail Archives


Spencer tiara and family order
photo: Rex Features, in "Diana, An Extraordinary Life"
by Orbis Publishing Limited

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Diana's black velvet cape

October 1981 Nov.1981
photos: (L)Colour Library Intn'l Ltd. "Princess Diana Lady of Fashion"
(R) Daily Mail Archives


1983 Canadian Tour
Photos (L,R): Colour Library Books Ltd. "Charles and Diana Visit Canada"

1985, "A Passage to India" premiere
Photo: Daily Mail Archives
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I think the cloak is the same as in this picture:

http://img484.imageshack.us/my.php?i...newidea6sb.jpg
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