Woman Kitty Spencer had 4 ’emotional’ fittings for her Victorian-inspired Dolce & Gabbana lace marriage ceremony robe – which took six months to make, the designers have revealed.
Princess Diana’s niece, 30, married South Africa-born Michael Lewis, 62, – who’s 5 years older than her father Charles Spencer, in a lavish ceremony in Italy on Saturday.
The bride wore a high-necked Victorian-inspired lace robe by favorite designer D&G for the event, which options stylish puff sleeves and a cinched waist.
The designer of the costume, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, have now revealed how the royal needed her love of Italy and England to mirror within the robe, telling Tatler: ‘One of many inspirations is certainly her love for Italy. Kitty is in love with our lovely nation and its wealthy historical past, artwork and tradition.
Woman Kitty Spencer’s Dolce & Gabbana lace marriage ceremony robe took six months to make and the royal had 4 ’emotional’ fittings earlier than the massive day, the designers have revealed
Princess Diana’s niece, 30, married South Africa-born Michael Lewis, 62, – who’s 5 years older than her father Charles Spencer, in a lavish ceremony in Italy on Saturday
‘However she can also be a woman who could be very hooked up to her origins, to England; to her heritage of the nice Victorian period.’
The designers stated Woman Kitty, who’s a worldwide ambassador for the model, ‘considered D&G instantly’ after she obtained the proposal from Michael.
Woman Kitty, daughter of Earl Spencer and his first spouse Victoria Lockwood, dazzled in a sequence of robes all made for her by vogue home, whereas the Italian duo additionally dressed a lot of her glamorous attendees.
The evening earlier than the marriage, Kitty wore a baby-blue tulle robe and cape embroidered with cross-stitched flowers additionally made for her by Dolce & Gabbana.
The evening earlier than the marriage, Kitty wore a baby-blue tulle robe and cape embroidered with cross-stitched flowers additionally made for her by Dolce & Gabbana
A video clip shared to the Dolce & Gabbana Instagram web page confirmed one of many ’emotional’ fittings for the royal
In the meantime her night robe was hand-painted silk with flowers and crystals.
A video shared on the D&G Instagram web page confirmed the royal being dressed within the robes throughout a becoming, in addition to the model’s authentic sketches for one of many attire.
Kitty was escorted on the ceremony, held within the gardens of the Villa Aldobrandini – a surprising mansion in Frascati, close to Rome – by her brother Louis Spencer, Viscount Althorp, and half brother Samuel Aitken, whose father is businessman Jonathan Aitken.
Nonetheless there was additionally no signal on the festivities, which spanned a number of days, of her father, nor Kitty’s cousins Princes William or Harry, whose weddings in 2011 and 2018 she attended.
A video shared on the D&G Instagram web page confirmed the royal being dressed within the robes throughout a becoming, in addition to the model’s authentic sketches for one of many attire
In a single clip from the brief video, Woman Kitty’s lace puff sleeves have been hooked up to the bodice of her robe
Additionally understood to have been current have been the groom’s three grown-up youngsters from his marriage to ex-wife Leola.
A number of friends, together with Viscountess Weymouth, socialite and DJ Marjorie Gubelmann and designer Jade Holland Cooper wore the designers’ attire.
Earlier than the ceremony, Viscountess Weymouth and Ms Gubelmann posted on Instagram that their outfits have been made by the Italian duo, whereas Ms Holland Cooper flaunted a small D & G purse on the social media website.
Afterwards, Woman Kitty and Mr Lewis handled friends to a feast and dancing earlier than an unbelievable fireworks show lit up the Italian sky.