6/29/10

Queen Elisabeth...

Yesterday morning I was talking to my grandma and she mention that the Ottawa Citizen had done a feature on the Queen's visit to Canada and all the hats she had been wearing. It got me thinking about politics and how Canada doesn't really have a leading lady... the US has Michelle, England has the Queen, France has Cecilia & Thailand has Queen Sirikit. To be honest I couldn't even tell you what Steven Harper's [our PM] wife looks like or if she has good style? Anyways... I am just thinking out loud here... now to the post...

I decided to feature a few of the lovely hats Miss Elisabeth has worn over the years. On a more fashion related note... I used to work for a millinery and it was a lovely job creating those hats, they are just the epitome of femininity. It was lovely meeting the ladies and helping them choose a hat to go with their outfit and their event! Enjoy!






Pictures were found here...

14 comments:

  1. wow these are so beautiful. adds that extra touch of elegance and class to any outfit... must be a hassle to wear em though. they look huge! haha

    <33 [v] hobovogue

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  2. She definitely has amassed lots of beautiful head gears, and how fun must millinery making be, now, i need a hat and stat, love love, Jemina, XOXO

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  3. Lady does love some hats, and she looks divine in them! There's nothing more regal than a mature lady in a hat, I says!

    xo

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  4. i think she has really great style. she sticks with what she knows, which isn't such a bad thing

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  5. Ooooooooooooooooh!!!!! A hat post! On queen Elisabeth! I LOVE HATS! These are beautiful. You worked for a millinery?!! I am so fascinated by that.

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  6. She's so cute with all her hats that perfectly match her outfits :)

    xx
    http://peltdesign.blogspot.com

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  7. she is a ridiculously cute old lady :)

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    M.E.

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  8. Love these pictures!! The queen's outfits always elegant but her hats steal the show every time :-) xoxoxoxoxo

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  10. Carissa darling, thank you for your wonderful comment, anyway regarding picnik, its website is: http://www.picnik.com, it's basically a free photo editing place for amateurs like me ha ha ha, happy friday, love love love, jemina, xoxo

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  11. lol... good point! we really don't have that kind of figure here in Canada! I wonder if that's good or bad though?

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