Fashion

Sophie, the Countess of Wessex's Most Stylish Moments

Prince Edward's wife just might be the best dressed royal you haven't heard of yet.
IMAGE GETTY IMAGES
Comments

Sure, the outfits Duchesses Meghan and Kate wear to royal events may dominate the headlines, but Prince Edward's wife, Sophie, the Countess of Wessex is a style icon in her own right. Read on to see some of her most memorable looks.

JULY 10, 2018


Sophie in all white up on the Buckingham Palace balcony for the 100th anniversary of the RAF.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

JUNE 21, 2018


Sophie looked ethereal in a flowing white dress at this year's Chelsea Flower Show.

JUNE 11, 2018


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

The Countess of Wessex chose a colorful look for a charity reception and dinner at Harewood House in Leeds.

MAY 19, 2018


Sophie, the Countess of Wessex, in a soft blue ensemble designed by Suzannah at her nephew Prince Harry's wedding to Meghan Markle. She also wore a hat by Jane Taylor.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

MARCH 12, 2018


For this year's Commonwealth Day Service, the entire royal family was quite color-coordinated, all wearing blue and white (aside from the Queen, that is). Here's how Sophie, Countess of Wessex styled her navy ensemble.

SEPTEMBER 11, 2015


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Sophie chose a bright red dress to answer phones for charity in 2015.

JUNE 17, 2015


Here, Sophie shares a laugh with Autumn Phillips at the Royal Ascot. As is required at the annual horse-racing event, she paired her striped dress with a stylish topper.

JUNE 13, 2015


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

The Countess chose a gorgeous slate blue dress for the wedding of Swedish Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist in Stockholm.

JANUARY 20, 2015


The British royal women love a good structured coat. Here is Sophie in an oatmeal-colored style on her 50th birthday at a charity event.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

JUNE 19, 2014


Another Royal Ascot look, this time in an all-black color palette.

MARCH 27, 2014


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Sophie and Edward looking quite sleek for a formal evening.

SEPTEMBER 22, 2013


Sophie, Countess of Wessex, poses for a portrait while on a visit to Qatar.

APRIL 29, 2011


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

Sophie chose a neutral look for Will and Kate's royal wedding in 2011. Here she is alongside Prince Edward, who looked quite dashing in his military uniform for the big day.

More: 30 Stunning Royal Wedding Dresses Throughout History

JUNE 19, 1999


On her wedding day, Sophie wore a classic v-neck gown by Samantha Shaw.

ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

JANUARY 6, 1999


Sophie Rhys-Jones chose a rather conservative gray suit for the day she and Prince Edward announced their engagement.

JULY 21, 1995


ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

A vibrant look for Sophie from her pre-royal life.

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

Comments
About The Author
Caroline Hallemann
View Other Articles From Caroline Hallemann
Comments
Latest Stories
 
Share
The College Board hopes to measure students' "resourcefulness to overcome challenges and achieve more with less."
 
Share
The Queen made a glorious appearance in bright pink.
 
Share
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took the children to see the garden Kate designed at the Chelsea Flower Show.
 
Share
T&C’s experts weigh in on the women of Westeros and their not-so-subtle accessories.
 
Share
The true legacy of Nick Joaquin lies not in the volume or richness or brilliance of his works, but in the optimism in the Filipino.
 
Share
The things we hold dearest in the Truly Rich World are now taking a backseat to softer values such as mindfulness, flexibility, passion, inner peace, and rest.
 
Share
Only 15 cities account for over 30 percent of the world's billionaire population.
 
Share
During the 17th to 19th centuries, the Chinese survived a ruthless persecution by the Spaniards, and still emerged as crucial economic assets in the Philippines.
Load More Articles
CONNECT WITH US