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Old 08-24-2015, 03:44 PM
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Careful, now. Anne is a fashion patron saint for many of us who are making do. Trust me, Anne's taste is such that she could completely scrap her wardrobe, buy all new and not look less dowdy. It's who she is. A female version of the POW. And less money spent on clothes means more money spent on horses. Always a good thing.
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Grace gave her wedding dress to the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Fabiola gave her wedding dress to the Balenciaga Foundation.
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It is interesting to read where all royal wedding dresses have ended up in... they are, after all, a fascinating legacy!
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Grace gave her wedding dress to the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Fabiola gave her wedding dress to the Balenciaga Foundation.
i guess i hadn't considered this option! great idea to give it to a museum or foundation.
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In the Royal Palace of Aranjuez there is a "Life at the Palace" museum, with objects ranging from clothes to fans to carriages of various Kings and Queens since Felipe V. There are two rooms devoted to the reign of Juan Carlos I, including the wedding dresses of Queen Letizia, Queen Sofía, Infanta Elena and Infanta Cristina, morning suits and military uniforms worn by the King and his father at important events during King Juan Carlos reign...I don't know what will happen to these things and the museum once they open the Museum of Royal Collections next to the Royal Palace in downtown Madrid.

Some photos of the wedding dresses:

http://cdn.20m.es/img/2005/12/14/298469.jpg
https://theartshowroom.files.wordpre...-del-traje.jpg
http://www.canarias7.es/fotos/o/0512/15406-1p.jpg
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