Prins Harry og Meghan Markles Kongelige bryllup vil gå ned som en af de største kongelige festligheder i det sidste årti. It is the nextborn princess’s great moment – and he made sure that his mother Princess Diana was part of it.
Although the arrangement itself was definitely a spectacle, the beloved late princess and her memory were not forgotten in rushen. Prins Harry said so much during the couple’s joint interview after they announced their engagement and he made it clear that he thinks Diana and Meghan would have been good friends.
“Oh, they would be thick like thieves, no doubt, I think they would be over the moon, jump up and down, you know so excited about me, but I would probably have been best friends – best friends with Meghan, “sagde han. “It’s days like today when I really miss having her and missing to share the happy news. But you know the ring and with everything else going on, I’m sure she’s …”
“… hun er hos os,” Markle færdig.
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She is with them, and they also remember her. Read on in all ways couple honored princess Diana on their wedding day.
Diana siblings were at the wedding, and Diana’s sister made a reading
It was announced in advance that the siblings of the late princess played a role in Meghan and Harry’s wedding.
“All three siblings of Diana, Princess of Wales will be present, and Lady Jane Fellowes will give the reading,” a statement from the palace released this week is read. “Prins Harry og Fru Markle begge føler sig beærede over, at Lady Jane vil repræsentere sin familie og hjælpe med at fejre hukommelsen til den sene prinsesse på vores bryllupsdag.”
Blomsterne hædret Diana
Blomsterdesigner Philippa Craddock skabte et unikt arrangement på St. George’s fulde af Diana’s favoritblomst: hvide haverroser.
“Processen har været meget samarbejde, fritflydende, kreativ og sjov”, siger Craddock om blomsterne i en pressemeddelelse. “The final designs will represent them as a couple, which I always seek to achieve in my work, with local procurement, season and sustainability are at the forefront.”
Før Markle walked down the hallway predicted Diana’s former butler flower movement.
“Jeg beder dig om at Meghan vil bære hvide roser og hvite pionerer, fordi hvite roser var Diana’s favorit,” Prinsesse Diana’s butler Paul Burrell fortalte Ekstra. “Så disse temaer will complete the wedding, and Diana’s spirit will be there.”
Forlovelsesringen er udstyret med Dianas juveler
Allerede før hun blev prinsens kone, blev Markle allerede givet en uvurderlig arvestykke til minde om Harrys mor. Prins Harry gav Meghan Markle en ring, som han hjalp med at designe med hjælp fra prinsesse Dianas samling. The ring contains a center stone from Botswana together with the diamonds that belonged to her deceased mother.
“The little diamonds on both sides are from my mother’s jewelery collection to make sure she is with us on this – on this crazy journey together,” said Prince Harry at that time.
Meghan og Harry inviterede en 15-årig gæst, der fortsætter Diana’s arv
Tro Dickinson er en 15-årig canadisk studerende, der var en af de heldige få til at deltage i den kongelige bryllup. She was invited because of the work she does for her charity Cuddles for Cancer, which also won her Diana Award last year.
“[Diana Award CEO] Tessy Ojo ringede til mig og fortalte mig nyheden,” fortalte Dickinson Mennesker. “Hun fortalte mig via e-mail, da vi skulle indhente Cuddles for Cancer, men da hun fortalte mig om brylluppet og det var en total overraskelse.”
Meghan bar sin akvamarinring i receptionen
Da Meghan smed ud af Givenchy-brudekjole og i sin anden Stella McCartney-kjole, tilføjede Hertuginden af Sussex også et nyt smykke til blandingen: Princess Diana’s aquamarine ring, which she originally had at Christie’s auction in 1997.
“I thought she could have gone blue with a piece of jewelry, for example in her first look, but we saw it in her second look with her ring of Diana,” says Eva Hartling, vice president of Maison Birks-one of Meghans favorite Mærker. “I think it was symbolic.”