Heritage

Princess Beatrice Is Wearing Purple Fit for a Queen on the Met Gala Red Carpet

A truly royal look.
IMAGE GETTY IMAGES
Comments

The Queen's granddaughter, Princess Beatrice has arrived on the Met Gala red carpet wearing an appropriately royal purple long-sleeved gown with golden accents.


She accessorized the look, which features a high-neck and sheer sleeves, with a series of chain-inspired headbands, gold strappy sandals, a black clutch, and thick black eyeliner.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

At this point, it's unclear who the designers of the dress or any of Beatrice's accessories are, but we'll be sure to update as soon as we know more.


This evening's event is hosted by Amal Clooney, Rihanna, and Donatella Versace, and centers around the Metropolitan Museum of Art's new exhibit Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic Imagination. Beatrice's appearance is the latest in a long tradition of royals attending the Costume Institute fundraiser. Her late aunt Princess Diana attended in 1996 and wore Versace. In recent years, royal attendees have included Princess Maria-Olympia of Greece, Charlotte Casiraghi, and Queen Rania of Jordan. This is Princess Beatrice's first time at the iconic event.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

While Beatrice lives in New York City, we'll see her in just a few weeks in Windsor for her cousin Prince Harry's wedding. We can only hope she wears a fascinator as iconic as the one she sported at Prince William and Kate Middleton's nuptials back in 2011.

This is also a busy time for Beatrice's branch of the royal family. Her sister Eugenie is getting married at Windsor later this year, and just moved in with her fiancé Jack Brooksbank next door to Prince Harry in Kensington Palace.

This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com.
* Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors.

Comments
View More Articles About:
Recommended Videos
About The Author
Caroline Hallemann
View Other Articles From Caroline Hallemann
Comments
Latest Stories
 
Share
Not only does it inform the cast’s performances, but its stripping down of the play’s setting to its barest elements underscores the universality and timelessness of its message.
 
Share
These are the six pieces you need to cop this season.
 
Share
It turns out that most of these emblematic charmers are jewelry timepieces.
 
Share
The modern property, which is a combination of two units, was designed by famed architect Claudio Silvestrin.
 
Share
The palace staff treated Harriet the monkey to a scone, and sent it home with a new corgi friend.
 
Share
You can’t miss out on one of the country’s longest-running trade fairs.
 
Share
A screening of The Sorcerer's Stone was accompanied by live music courtesy of the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra and conducted by Gerard Salonga.
 
Share
Airbnb is giving two superfans a chance to live like the Crawleys-royal treatment and all.
 
Share
From presents for your own parents to the perfect gifts for new moms and dads.
 
Share
Here’s a look at her debut collection, plus what else to expect from the designer’s eponymous brand.
Load More Articles
CONNECT WITH US