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Georgie Gardner’s heartwarming wedding tribute to her father

<p>Georgie Gardner has cited a tribute to her father as one of the most memorable moments from her wedding.</p> <p>The <em>Today</em> show host married husband Tim Baker at a Sydney church in 2002. In the wedding, she made a tribute to her father, who had passed away years earlier, by having a bagpiper playing and leading a hundred guests from the church to the reception.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p dir="ltr">Georgie has shared a special moment from her wedding day which she holds close to her heart. ❤️ <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/9Today?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#9Today</a> <a href="https://t.co/h2jHEluFyX">https://t.co/h2jHEluFyX</a></p> — The Today Show (@TheTodayShow) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheTodayShow/status/1096205017034473472?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 15, 2019</a></blockquote> <p>"I had a beautiful man on the bagpipes, playing the bagpipes, and that was a tribute to my dad who died when I was quite young, and he always loved the bagpipes, so that was a way of incorporating him into the day," she told <a href="https://honey.nine.com.au/2019/02/14/12/54/my-wedding-day-georgie-gardner-today-show"><em>9Honey</em></a>.</p> <p>However, Gardner missed the special moment. "Unfortunately I didn't get to see it because I was off having photos, but I believe it was lovely."</p> <p>As her father could not be present, Gardner walked down the aisle with her younger brother John.</p> <p>The 48-year-old also mentioned a rendition of Elvis Presley’s <em>Can’t Help Falling in Love </em>by her bridesmaid as another highlight of the wedding.</p> <p>"She played the guitar and sang, it was a lovely acoustic performance and she's got the most exquisite voice so that was very special,” recounted Gardner.</p> <p>"It was a beautiful, late afternoon wedding and the reception was in the evening. [There was] great music, amazing food – that was really important to us – and there was a lot of love in the room, it was a very special day."</p> <p>Gardner and Baker met at a friend’s birthday and got engaged after only four months of dating. Earlier this year, the couple moved to a <a href="https://www.oversixty.com.au/entertainment/tv/take-a-look-inside-georgie-gardner-s-new-6-million-sydney-home/">new family home</a> in Mosman, Sydney with their two children and dog.</p> <p>What’s the most special moment from your wedding? Share your story in the comments.</p>

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4 style tips for women over 60 from a fashion insider

<p>These easy to incorporate tips from a professional stylist will help you look and feel great today. Here’s how!</p> <p>According to Heather Rivendell, founder of <a href="http://her-creative.com/about-her/">Her Creative</a> in Melbourne and stylist at Blue Illusion, one of the best styling trends this year is layering.</p> <p>“The bottom layer of your outfit shouldn't always sit hidden away under your other items. Wearing longer length shirts under your knit is not only a great look, the additional colour and detail from the shirt can add interest to your outfit. It can also be a great way to break up colours and fabrications,” she says.</p> <p>Natural colour palates are also a flattering trend.</p> <p>She adds, “Not only does this create more versatility within your wardrobe, it is ageless. For those who love colour you can still add colour and that feature piece which suits your personality.”</p> <p><strong>Heather’s top 4 style tips for 60+</strong></p> <p><strong>Tip 1: A versatile shirt and trench coat are must-have wardrobe items</strong><br />The shirt can be worn on its own or layered under a knit and jacket, can be worn both causally during the day and styled to suit the evenings. A trench coat or adaptable jacket, which can be worn over any outfit, adds style and brings practicality to your outfit.</p> <p><strong>Tip 2: Get to know your body shape (and look great)</strong><br />Don't be afraid to trial new shapes, patterns and prints. Even though you may have done this when you were younger, with the changing fashion and your evolving body type, this needs to be re-explored regularly to make sure you’re getting the best out of your wardrobe.</p> <p><strong>Tip 3: Embrace new ideas and have fun<br /></strong>Fashion trends are for all ages. Many trends evolve and suit all ages and body types so it’s worth keeping an eye on them. With this in mind always be willing to try new things. It can be as small as wearing a gorgeous colourful scarf in a different way or tucking your shirt into your jeans. Not every look will suit you, but a number will, and it will be those of which will make the difference to how you feel.</p> <p><strong>Tip 4: Clever tricks will help address problem areas</strong><br />Each person will have slightly different versions of the same problem areas, what works for one ‘apple’ shape may not work for another person due to height for example. The main goal is to draw the eye away from that area which you don't like and create interest in your stronger areas.</p> <p>If your mid-section is the problem, then you don't want anything to ‘stop’ in this area. Longer line kits or tops often work well to draw the eye down past the area. From there, select an accessory or neckline to accentuate and draw the attention up to your face.</p> <p>If you are a little shorter than average, then don’t always automatically put on your favourite black shoes. Depending on what you’re wearing this could be ‘cutting you off’ and making you seem shorter than you are.</p> <p>Try to continue your outfit all the way to your feet by continuing on the colour tone. This doesn’t have to be exactly the same colour, if you’re wearing a lighter toned bottom like a light denim jean or khaki wear a nude shoe. It gives the illusion that your legs are continuing on and gives you the extra length to give you a slimmer look.</p> <p>What looks are you loving at the moment? Share in the comments section below.</p> <p><em>Written by Mahsa Fratantoni. Republished with permission of <a href="https://www.wyza.com.au/articles/lifestyle/wyza-life/4-style-tips-for-50-plus-from-a-fashion-insider.aspx">Wyza.com.au</a>.</em></p>

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Duchess Kate dazzles in dreamy and romantic pink gown

<p>The Duchess of Cambridge is known for her simple, yet elegant and charming looks – and yesterday was no exception as she arrived in a soft romantic gown in London on Wednesday night.</p> <p>The royal slipped into her usual charming and dazzling self after a busy day of royal duties, as she donned a bespoke blush Gucci gown for the annual 100 Women in Finance event at the Victoria and Albert Museum.</p> <p>It’s just days after the BAFTA Awards yet the 37-year-old wowed crowds again last night in a floor-length dress that featured a soft array of pinks in layers of tulle and a velvet waist belt – a perfect choice on the eve of Valentine's Day.</p> <p>To add even more romance and drama to her look, Duchess Kate accessorised with drop earrings by Kiki McDonough, silver heels and a burgundy velvet clutch. Her trademark brown eye-shadow and eyeliner were also not amiss last, as she smiled and waved to supporters of the royal family.</p> <p>Just hours before the sultry look was seen on the Duchess, she was a guest of honour at the Mental Health in Education conference at Mercer's Hall.</p> <p>Kate and her husband, Prince William as well as brother-in-law Prince Harry, are patrons of the 100 Women in Finance’s Philanthropic Initiatives. For the last three years running, the Duchess has attended three previous galas held for the organisation.</p> <p>The royal member gave a heartfelt speech during the event, taking a moment to appreciate the men and women who dedicate their careers to the mental health of children.</p> <p>"I think you know just how passionate I am about the work that you do, but what you've said here tonight really brings to light the vital roles that schools and teachers play in supporting our youngest children...,” the Duchess began.</p> <p>“I have often been asked why I have decided to focus my work on the early years. Having been lucky enough to meet some of our country’s amazing charities, I became acutely aware of just how important the earliest years of our lives really are.</p> <p>“The root cause of some of our most challenging experiences in adulthood, such as poor mental and physical health, addiction, homelessness, crime and family breakdown, can so often be traced back to the very earliest years of someone’s life and often over generations.”</p> <p>The non-profit organisation 100 Women in Finance focuses on providing support for women in investment industries. All proceeds from the gala will be handed to Kate’s mental health program.</p> <p>Scroll through the gallery above to see Duchess Kate's dreamy blush dress.</p> <p>Do you like the Duchess’ romantic outfit? Let us know in the comments below. </p>

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Duchess Meghan stuns in winter white for glam night with Prince Harry

<p>The Duchess of Sussex went all out on Tuesday evening to attend a gala performance of <em>The Wider Eart</em>h at London’s Natural Museum with her husband, Prince Harry.</p> <p>The soon-to-be mother stunned in her latest outfit, a white turtleneck Calvin Klein dress with an AUD$1626 cream coat by Amanda Wakeley. </p> <p>The designer is a royal favourite, the coat being seen before on the glowing royal back in March 2018 for a church service celebrating Commonwealth Day at Westminster Abbey.</p> <p>The monochrome look was toned down with an olive-green clutch and green suede pumps she wore last summer for Prince Louis’ christening.</p> <p>This is the first time the Duchess has been spotted since the details of the letter written to her father, Thomas Markle Sr, were exposed.</p> <p>Markle Sr revealed the contents of the letter written to him last summer, in which she wrote he had broken her heart “into a million pieces” by fabricating stories, publicly attacking Prince Harry and giving interviews to the press.</p> <p>However, any signs of concern or worry from the glowing Duchess appeared far from her mind as she arrived at the event all smiles for the guests and cameras.</p> <p>Inside the London museum, the happy couple met children and donors and had an insight into the exhibitions on show, including a preserved octopus collected by Darwin in 1832, a collection of wasps he made on The Beagle and a first copy of <em>On The Origin of Species</em>.</p> <p>The Duke and Duchess attended the performance in support of the Queen’s Commonwealth Trust – Prince Harry is the president and the production’s official charitable partner.</p> <p>37-year-old Duchess Meghan is expecting her first child in April with Prince Harry, 34. </p> <p>Scroll through in the gallery above to see the Duchess of Sussex's outfit. </p>

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Duchess Kate's stunning red carpet look: From royalty to Hollywood

<p>The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were in attendance of the annual BAFTA Awards in London for the third year in a row – making a glamorous entrance as they waved to fans outside the Royal Albert Hall.</p> <p>The ceremony was not short of any dazzling celebrities last night, as Cate Blanchett, Margot Robbie, Claire Foy and Melissa McCarthy were just a few of the stars in attendance.</p> <p>Duchess Kate looked angelic in a stunning white off-the-shoulder gown with a flowing skirt and floral embellishments. She wore her hair in an elegant up do for the glamorous event, adding a heartfelt tribute to her mother-in-law.</p> <p>The Duchess accessorised the beautiful Alexander McQueen gown with a white clutch and pear and silver drop earrings that were once owned by Princess Diana.</p> <p>Diana famously wore the stunning earrings in 1995 while accepting the United Cerebral Palsy Foundation’s Humanitarian of the Year Award.</p> <p>The Duchess’ heart-warming honour of her late mother-in-law did not go unnoticed by fans, who took to Twitter to appreciate the earrings.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p dir="ltr">Stunning as always HRH Kate. Love the nod to HRH Diana . Such beautiful ladies ❤️❤️❤️</p> — Clare Masterson (@masterson_clare) <a href="https://twitter.com/masterson_clare/status/1094707853221421057?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 10, 2019</a></blockquote> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"> <p dir="ltr">Kate is killing it at <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BAFTA?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#BAFTA</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/BAFTA2019?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#BAFTA2019</a> go woman luv it and Diana's earrings look stunning on her <a href="https://twitter.com/KateMiddStyle?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@KateMiddStyle</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/KateMiddleton?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#KateMiddleton</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/RoyalFamily?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#RoyalFamily</a> <a href="https://t.co/Rjawcp2jjO">pic.twitter.com/Rjawcp2jjO</a></p> — Fashionista Philly (@Fashionistaphil) <a href="https://twitter.com/Fashionistaphil/status/1094705937343016961?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">February 10, 2019</a></blockquote> <p>Meanwhile, Prince William, who is the president of the BAFTA, went for a simple look alongside his shining wife, looking handsome in a black tuxedo and white pocket square.</p> <p>A number of Hollywood starlets rubbed shoulders with the British royalty, including Australia’s very own Margot Robbie and Cate Blanchett.</p> <p>Other famous actresses who added every bit of glamour to the BAFTAs include Glenn Close, Rachel Weisz, Amy Adams and Salma Hayek.</p> <p>Click through the gallery above to see some of the stunning red carpet looks from the BAFTAs this year.</p> <p>Who do you think stole the show? Let us know in the comments below. </p>

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Pregnant Duchess Meghan stuns in daring outfit

<p>Pregnant Duchess Meghan was positively glowing as she stepped out with Prince Harry at a London function, proving once again she never puts a fashion foot wrong.</p> <p>The Endeavour Fund Awards event was honouring the achievements of wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women who have taken part in sporting and adventure challenges over the last year.</p> <p><span>Duchess Meghan’s elegant monochromatic outfit featured a sophisticated white blouse with a black wraparound full-length skirt, which showcased a daring thigh-high split</span><span>. </span></p> <p><img style="width: 281.25px; height: 500px;" src="/media/7823381/portrait-meghan.jpg" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/56bb628c9db847dcba529ed0be680c9e" /></p> <p>The glamorous outfit was a custom-made creation by fashion designer Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy, who also designed the Duchess’ stunning wedding gown when she married Prince Harry.</p> <p><span>The public </span><span>appearance comes after Duchess Meghan’s family drama </span><span>made the news</span><span> once again.</span></p> <p>In new reports from<span> </span><em>People</em><span> </span>magazine this week, friends say the Duchess <a href="https://www.oversixty.co.nz/news/news/the-letter-duchess-meghan-wrote-to-her-father-after-her-wedding">wrote a letter</a> to her father after her wedding, pleading with him to “stop victimising her through the media”.</p> <p>What do you think of Duchess Meghan's elegant monochromatic outfit? Tell us in the comments below. </p>

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Everything you need to know about going grey

<p>Everyone remembers the day they woke up to find a grey hair. It’s a rite of passage, a sign of wisdom and a life well lived. But while those with steel strands should embrace the hue, the question remains: Why do we go grey? And is there anything that can be done to prevent our hair from losing its natural pigment?</p> <p><strong>Why does your hair turn grey?</strong></p> <p>According to research conducted by the Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital, the average age men and women start to see grey hair is between 34 and 44. But if you’re someone who noticed your hair turning white before you hit your 30s, then chances are it’s due to genetics.</p> <p>Hair follicles contain pigment cells that produce melanin – which is responsible for giving your hair its natural colour. As we age, the body stops generating melanin resulting in grey hair.</p> <p>Sure, there are other factors to consider, such as stress, but experts say the correlation between stress and grey hair is yet to be proven.</p> <p>“It is unclear whether emotional stress is truly associated with greying of the hair,” Joshua Ziechner, director of cosmetic and clinical research at the Mount Sinai Department of Dermatology told <span><em><a href="https://www.allure.com/story/gray-hair-guide-causes-and-care">Allure</a></em></span>.</p> <p>“We know that stress can have physical effects, interfering with wound healing and promoting inflammation. We don’t know how significant of an impact it has on hair colour, but I would not be surprised if one day a definite association is found.”</p> <p><strong>What makes grey hair different from other hair?</strong></p> <p>It’s long been thought that grey hair is much coarser in texture than coloured hair, but that myth has been debunked. While grey hair can feel rough, it’s actually much finer than your natural hair. The reason for its dry appearance is due to oil glands.</p> <p>You see, oil glands are responsible for providing a lubricant to the hair, and as we age, our bodies produce less sebum, meaning your follicles will appear to be much drier.</p> <p>“It is unclear why, but the biological process that affects the colour of the hair likely also affects the structure of the hair being produced as well,” says Zeichner, which may put a dampener on your mood, but is a plus when it comes to styling hair as grey strands hold curls better!</p> <p>Speaking to <em>Allure</em>, colourist Jax Williard said: “A lot of women get discouraged from going grey, but the texture [greys] give you can actually make your hair routine more exciting. Your hair might dry much quicker, and you might feel that it is much thicker, holding styles better and longer. That being said, you should also focus on keeping your hair very moisturised from roots to ends. This will keep it soft and shiny.”</p> <p><strong>How do you care for grey hair?</strong></p> <p>Congratulations! You’ve decided to become a silver fox or vixen and rock what you’ve got. You’re in good company, with women such as Jamie Lee Curtis and Emma Thompson flashing the brilliant hue. But before you commit, it’s important to understand exactly how to care for your new locks.</p> <p>First things first, grab yourself some blue or purple shampoo. While it may sound like a ridiculous concept, the coloured shampoo helps cancel out any brassiness that may appear, and also helps keep your hair looking brighter for longer.</p> <p>Using a purple or blue-toned shampoo a few times a month will help keep your strands in optimal condition, but be sure not to go overboard, as excessive use may dry out your hair further.</p> <p>And speaking of dry hair, the words “hydrating” and “nourishing” are your best friends. For your everyday shampoo, you want it full of antioxidants to help revive your hair as chances are, it’ll be a little thirsty.</p> <p>But if shampoo isn’t providing enough moisture for you, then Aura Freidman, a colourist at the Sally Hershberger Tim Rogers salon in New York City let <em>Allure </em>in on a genius alternative: “I always recommend a cleansing milk,” she says. “I find it much more moisturising and it keeps the hair from getting too dry. With grey hair, it tends to [feel] a little bit dryer. It has a different texture. A cool blonde conditioner is great – the shampoo tends to dry out the hair, but the conditioner deposits the tone, conditions the hair and adds moisture.”</p> <p>Are you planning to ditch the dyes and embrace your grey hair? Let us know in the comments below.</p>

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Expert’s guide: How to wear perfume the right way

<p>Perfume is an essential for many women. With hair and makeup being a standard part of many people’s routines, perfume is the final step before you head out the door. But while it may seem like a simple task – I mean, how hard can a few spritzes be? – according to Calice Becker, the woman responsible for some of your favourite scents, there are many fragrance dos and don’ts.</p> <p>Speaking to <span><em><a href="https://www.vogue.com.au/beauty/howto/one-of-the-worlds-most-famous-noses-on-how-to-wear-perfume-properly/news-story/1acc0bf9efa1cb4c805bfc197ddf8967">Vogue Australia</a></em></span>, Becker revealed exactly what we should be doing when spraying and layering on scents, and also how to find a signature scent that will last the test of time.</p> <p>And according to the expert, we’re making some pretty crucial mistakes when wearing perfume.</p> <p>“I would definitely suggest trying on, to wear different scents and fragrances, and see how you feel about them,” she said.</p> <p>“The most important thing is to live the fragrance and take the time to ‘taste’ it, to follow its evolution with no hurry…”</p> <p>With most of us just spritzing our perfume in a rush before we head off to our destination, Becker says it’s important to spend time spraying on your perfume, because there’s a right way and a wrong way.</p> <p>“Of course, you can wear it on the pulse points, your wrists, the back of your knees, your elbows and why not your ankles,” she explained.</p> <p>“But as perfumes are emotions, I think you should wear a fragrance where it makes you feel well.”</p> <p>And when it comes to the wrong way of wearing perfume, the master perfumer says rubbing is a big no-no.</p> <p>“Rubbing the fragrance and putting the fragrance on clothes instead of wearing it on skin. The first may ruin it and the second does not allow the fragrance to interact with the skin which is what makes it so personal,” she said.</p> <p>“But again, you should be free to wear it where you prefer, also on clothes if you feel this makes them more ‘personal’.”</p> <p>Where do you wear your perfume? Tell us in the comments below.</p>

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The Queen stuns in peach for Sunday church service

<p>Queen Elizabeth II welcomed the UK spring early with a stylish peach ensemble for her Sunday church service in Sandringham.</p> <p>The 92-year-old was seen interacting with members of the public as she made her way to the Sunday service at the St Peter and St Paul church in West Newton, Norfolk. According to <a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/the-queen-attends-church-service-in-sandringham-as-she-prepares-to-mark-67-years-on-the-throne-a4056356.html"><em>Evening Standard</em></a>, around 200 people gathered outside the church to see the monarch in the chilly 3 degrees Celsius weather.</p> <p>Wearing a peach coat and a matching hat, the Queen attended the service with Countess Mountbatten of Burma.</p> <p><img style="width: 357.5px; height: 500px; display: block; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" src="/media/7823209/qp-1.jpg" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/8543f900a06a466b8ba008501569e395" /></p> <p>The Queen, who heads to the Norfolk estate every winter with husband Prince Philip, will remain in Sandringham for a few more days before returning to London.</p> <p>She will mark 67 years on the throne on Wednesday, making her the longest reigning monarch in British history. The Queen will mark the anniversary of her Accession Day in private at the Sandringham Estate.</p> <p>The Queen is three years away from her Platinum Jubilee, or 70 years on the throne, which will be a first for a British sovereign.</p>

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6 surprising hair myths and facts

<p>Here's what you need to know about the varied growth atop your head.</p> <p><strong>1. Brush 100 times a day for healthier hair. Myth.</strong><br />This is now known to risk damaging your mane. Brushing pulls out hair that isn’t ready to fall out, often breaks healthy hairs, and scratches the scalp. Brush gently for styling only, not to stimulate the scalp.</p> <p><strong>2. Being stressed can make your hair fall out. Fact. <br /></strong>Severe stress can take a toll on your hair. All hair follicles normally undergo periodic “rest” periods; sudden stress can cause them to enter this resting phase prematurely, making the hair fall out in the three months following the stressful event. Normally hair growth restores naturally, but it’s important to deal with stress and seek medical advice to rule out underlying illness, hormonal imbalance, or medication side effects.</p> <p><strong>3. Worry brings grey hair. Fact.</strong><br />The stress hormone adrenaline may damage DNA in the genes responsible for the production of melanin, the pigment that gives hair its colour. 4. Hair can turn white with fright. Myth. You can’t lose pigment in your hair because hair is dead when it leaves the scalp. But a severe shock could trigger alopecia areata, an autoimmune condition that causes hair to drop out. In rare cases this can attack only pigmented hairs, leaving gray and white hair behind.</p> <p><strong>4. Hair grows faster in the summer. Fact.</strong><br />When it’s cold, blood is diverted to internal organs to maintain body temperature, which decreases blood flow to the scalp. In warm weather, enhanced circulation to the skin boosts follicle activity and increases the rate of hair growth. Hair grows 10-15% faster in summer.</p> <p><strong>5. Cutting hair by the moon speeds its growth. Myth.</strong><br />Some people believe that cutting hair under a waxing moon promotes growth. Alas, hair does not grow back more strongly after it’s cut – at any time.</p> <p><em>This article first appeared in <a href="http://www.readersdigest.com.au/healthsmart/beauty/hair-and-nails/6-surprising-hair-myths-and-facts">Reader’s Digest</a>. For more of what you love from the world’s best-loved magazine, <a href="http://readersdigest.innovations.com.au/c/readersdigestemailsubscribe?utm_source=over60&amp;utm_medium=articles&amp;utm_campaign=RDSUB&amp;keycode=WRA87V">here’s our best subscription offer</a>.</em></p> <p><img style="width: 100px !important; height: 100px !important;" src="/media/7820640/1.png" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/f30947086c8e47b89cb076eb5bb9b3e2" /></p>

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Why the royal women never take their coats off in public

<p>When the royals are making public engagements, they often don beautiful coats – just like Duchess Camilla in her visit to North Swindon Library on Thursday, or Duchess Meghan in her outing to the Mayhew Animal Welfare Charity in London last week.</p> <p>When wearing coats, the royal women always keep them on during public appearances, even when they are indoors. If you’ve ever wondered why, there is a reason behind it.</p> <blockquote style="background: #FFF; border: 0; border-radius: 3px; box-shadow: 0 0 1px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.5),0 1px 10px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.15); margin: 1px; max-width: 540px; min-width: 326px; padding: 0; width: calc(100% - 2px);" class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-permalink="https://www.instagram.com/p/BtBp_MfnH-W/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_medium=loading" data-instgrm-version="12"> <div style="padding: 16px;"> <div style="display: flex; flex-direction: row; align-items: center;"> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 50%; flex-grow: 0; height: 40px; margin-right: 14px; width: 40px;"></div> <div style="display: flex; flex-direction: column; flex-grow: 1; justify-content: center;"> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 4px; flex-grow: 0; height: 14px; margin-bottom: 6px; width: 100px;"></div> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 4px; flex-grow: 0; height: 14px; width: 60px;"></div> </div> </div> <div style="padding: 19% 0;"></div> <div style="display: block; height: 50px; margin: 0 auto 12px; width: 50px;"></div> <div style="padding-top: 8px;"> <div style="color: #3897f0; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 550; line-height: 18px;">View this post on Instagram</div> </div> <p style="color: #c9c8cd; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 17px; margin-bottom: 0; margin-top: 8px; overflow: hidden; padding: 8px 0 7px; text-align: center; text-overflow: ellipsis; white-space: nowrap;"><a style="color: #c9c8cd; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; line-height: 17px; text-decoration: none;" rel="noopener" href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BtBp_MfnH-W/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_medium=loading" target="_blank">A post shared by The Royal Family (@theroyalfamily)</a> on Jan 24, 2019 at 9:35am PST</p> </div> </blockquote> <p>According to <a href="https://www.ok.co.uk/lifestyle/fashion/1286062/why-royal-women-dont-take-coats-off-public-kate-middleton-the-queen-meghan-markle-fashion-rule"><em>OK!</em></a>, the royals are following a special dress-code rule that the royals follow. Reportedly, removing one’s coat in public is deemed “unladylike” as it is akin to undressing.</p> <p>This was why the Duchess of Cambridge kept her coat buttoned all the way up for a lunch with the Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway last year. Despite the residential setting of the Norway royalties’ home, the visit was still a public engagement, with the presence of media.</p> <p>The rule is one of many protocols that the British royal family must follow. Other restrictions that royals should steer clear from are holding hands, playing board game Monopoly, wearing fur, accepting food and drinks from strangers, and more.</p> <p>What do you think of this royal rule? Share your thoughts in the comments.</p>

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How does Duchess Meghan cover up her grey hairs during pregnancy?

<p>Last year, Duchess Meghan made headlines for appearing at an event with a single grey hair. Just over the past few months, said hair has been nowhere to be seen in photographs.</p> <p>However, this natural sign of ageing has not gone unnoticed by her supporters across the globe.</p> <p>While there are concerns about dying your hair while pregnant, Jason Hogan, a colourist at Josh Wood Atelier<em>,</em> <a href="https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6623615/How-Meghan-Markle-avoided-grey-hair-pregnancy.html">told the <em>Daily Mail</em> </a>it's perfectly safe for pregnant women to dye their hair – roots and all.</p> <p>It is presumed by the colourist that Meghan may have used a few subtle styling hacks during her pregnancy, to give a softer appearance and distract from any rogue silver strands.</p> <p>“The chemicals in modern permanent cremes and semi-permanent hair dyes are not highly toxic,” Atelier said.</p> <p>“Most research, although limited, suggests it's safe to colour your hair while pregnant.”</p> <p>The styling expert recommends any women looking to "hide" a few strays to try to keep the hair “dimensional and multi-tonal; this is going to distract the eye from any white strands".</p> <p>L'Oreal Paris also says using highlights throughout your hair allows for unwanted colour to be hidden without needing too much maintenance.</p> <p>Eye makeup is also a great tool to “distract the eye” from any grey hairs you may not want showing.</p> <p>“Swipe a little mascara or liquid eyeliner onto your strands for hair that looks eye-catching for all the right reasons,” the L'Oreal experts shared. </p> <p>What are your top hair styling tips? Let us know in the comments below. </p>

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How to give yourself a face massage

<p>You may have had facial massage as part of a salon facial. Feels great, right? The beauty of it, though, is that you can take advantage of the health benefits of a face massage at home (or anywhere), even just to relax when you’re stressed out.</p> <p>As skin ages, it loses elasticity and firmness. Massage won’t reverse the ageing process but it can boost blood flow, adding a healthy glow while nourishing skin and facial muscles. It can also speed removal of toxins, which play havoc with skin texture, and it tones and lifts muscles to give a youthful look. Here’s how:</p> <p><strong>Moves to soften facial lines and wrinkles</strong></p> <p>Try this five-minute routine while applying your moisturiser. The first few times you do it, you’ll probably have to keep your eyes open to glance at these instructions. But you’ll quickly learn the routine and be able to do it with your eyes closed.</p> <ol> <li>Close your eyes. Place the pads of the ring finger of each hand on the inner edge of the eyebrows near the centre of your forehead. Make very small and gentle circular stroking movements, working all the way around your eyes. Glide lightly over the surface of the skin. Continue these circular strokes all over your face and under your chin.</li> <li>Bring the index finger of each hand to your cheekbones. Gently press and then rotate the pads of your fingers so the skin moves against the bone. Be careful not to drag the skin. Lift your fingers, move to the next spot and repeat, working along your cheekbones towards your ears. Repeat these stationary circles all over your cheeks, maintaining a very gentle pressure.</li> <li>Bring the pads of your thumbs to the outer edge of your nostrils, fingers resting on your forehead. Glide your thumbs across your cheekbones, finishing with an upward stroke to your ears. Repeat the movement three times with your thumbs, starting a little farther up your nose each time. Avoid the delicate skin under the eyes. Repeat the sequence.</li> <li>Place all the fingers of both hands above your chin, with thumbs held underneath your jaw. Gently press down and rotate your fingers, being careful not to move your thumbs. Continue the movements along your jawbone, right up to your ears. Repeat the pressing and rotating movements three times, maintaining a gentle pressure.</li> <li>With palms facing downwards, gently pat under your chin and around your jawline. Using alternate hands, tap regularly in a flicking action, covering the whole area.</li> <li>Cover your face with gentle fingertip tapping to give skin a glow. Keep the movement light and bouncy, moving rapidly over cheeks, nose and forehead. Include your ears if you wish.</li> <li>Finish by stroking gently upwards from your chest to your chin with the backs of your hands in long, flowing sweeps. Make sure that one hand moves after the other rhythmically.</li> </ol> <p><em>This article first appeared in <a href="http://www.readersdigest.com.au/healthsmart/beauty/skin/give-yourself-a-face-massage">Reader’s Digest.</a> For more of what you love from the world’s best-loved magazine, <a href="http://readersdigest.innovations.com.au/c/readersdigestemailsubscribe?utm_source=over60&amp;utm_medium=articles&amp;utm_campaign=RDSUB&amp;keycode=WRA87V">here’s our best subscription offer.</a></em></p> <p><img style="width: 100px !important; height: 100px !important;" src="/media/7820640/1.png" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/f30947086c8e47b89cb076eb5bb9b3e2" /></p>

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How to cope with female hair loss

<p>Every human being loses around 100 hairs a day but excessive hair loss can affect women of all ages for different reasons. Some of the main reasons for hair loss and thinning are connected to various medical conditions and should be tackled as soon as possible.</p> <p>Hair loss can be caused by genetics, stress, pregnancy or medical conditions and treatments, such as chemotherapy. Physical and emotional stress, consuming too much vitamin A, a lack of protein, anaemia, alopecia, lupus and dramatic weight loss are other common causes.</p> <p>Ninety per cent of female hair loss is genetic and can only be treated through medication.</p> <p><strong>How does it happen?</strong></p> <p>The four most common types of female hair loss are:</p> <ol> <li>Androgenetic alopecia sees hair thin on the top and front of the head and behind the hairline. Usually, hair will stay thick towards the back of the head. This affects a third of women by the time they reach 50.</li> <li>Alopecia areata is an autoimmune disease, which can cause baldness and is known to affect about two per cent of the population. In many cases, the hair will regrow.</li> <li>Telogen effluvium is a general shedding of hair from across the entire scalp. This hair loss is only temporary and the hair will usually grow back within six months.</li> <li>Excessive styling Certain methods of hair styling, particularly braiding and weaving, are linked to particular types of hair loss.</li> </ol> <p><strong>What can women do?</strong></p> <p>First pay a visit to your GP or dermatologist as hair loss can occasionally be a symptom of a deeper running issue. Treatments include Minoxidil, prescription drugs, hair transplants and hair volumising products. Hair loss can be frustrating, but recent years have seen an increase in resources for coping with the problem.</p> <p><em>This article first appeared in <a href="http://www.readersdigest.com.au/healthsmart/beauty/hair-and-nails/how-cope-female-hair-loss">Reader’s Digest</a>. For more of what you love from the world’s best-loved magazine, <a href="http://readersdigest.innovations.com.au/c/readersdigestemailsubscribe?utm_source=over60&amp;utm_medium=articles&amp;utm_campaign=RDSUB&amp;keycode=WRA87V">here’s our best subscription offer</a>.</em></p> <p><img style="width: 100px !important; height: 100px !important;" src="/media/7820640/1.png" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/f30947086c8e47b89cb076eb5bb9b3e2" /></p>

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What you’re not seeing on Deborah Knight’s dress

<p>Deborah Knight is not one to shy away from sharing the behind-the-scenes details of her new role as <em>Today</em> co-host.</p> <p>Just a few weeks into the job, she has shared this hilarious image showing the “reality” behind working in the TV industry.  </p> <p>“There’s the glamour of TV – and then the reality: dress pinned and mic cables galore... @thetodayshow,” the funny Instagram caption read which was posted yesterday.</p> <p>The Aussie journalist, alongside her co-host Georgie Gardner, are currently airing live on the <em>Today</em> show each morning from the Australian Open in Melbourne, where Knight shared the candid snap – providing a real glimpse into the life of a morning TV show star.</p> <blockquote style="background: #FFF; border: 0; border-radius: 3px; box-shadow: 0 0 1px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.5),0 1px 10px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.15); margin: 1px; max-width: 540px; min-width: 326px; padding: 0; width: calc(100% - 2px);" class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-permalink="https://www.instagram.com/p/Bs6NCcwhiq7/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_medium=loading" data-instgrm-version="12"> <div style="padding: 16px;"> <div style="display: flex; flex-direction: row; align-items: center;"> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 50%; flex-grow: 0; height: 40px; margin-right: 14px; width: 40px;"></div> <div style="display: flex; flex-direction: column; flex-grow: 1; justify-content: center;"> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 4px; flex-grow: 0; height: 14px; margin-bottom: 6px; width: 100px;"></div> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 4px; flex-grow: 0; height: 14px; width: 60px;"></div> </div> </div> <div style="padding: 19% 0;"></div> <div style="display: block; height: 50px; margin: 0 auto 12px; width: 50px;"></div> <div style="padding-top: 8px;"> <div style="color: #3897f0; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 550; line-height: 18px;">View this post on Instagram</div> </div> <p style="color: #c9c8cd; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 17px; margin-bottom: 0; margin-top: 8px; overflow: hidden; padding: 8px 0 7px; text-align: center; text-overflow: ellipsis; white-space: nowrap;"><a style="color: #c9c8cd; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; line-height: 17px; text-decoration: none;" rel="noopener" href="https://www.instagram.com/p/Bs6NCcwhiq7/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_medium=loading" target="_blank">A post shared by Deborah Knight (@deborah_knight)</a> on Jan 21, 2019 at 12:07pm PST</p> </div> </blockquote> <p>In the image she is wearing a bright orange Karen Millen sleeveless dress, fitted with pins from top to bottom. The starkest part of the photograph posted to Instagram was the battery packs, cords and cables messily taped and stuck to her back.</p> <p>“Welcome to the reality of TV,” said @thetodayshow via Instagram in a repost of the candid photo. </p> <p> </p>

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Why your beauty routine could be damaging your eyes

<p>If eyes are the window to the soul, it is also true that they are one of our most sensitive organs. And women of all ages can be an unwitting victim of common beauty errors, from makeup mistakes to poor infection control.</p> <p>Eyes are particularly vulnerable to infection and some beauty procedures can even put your vision at risk.</p> <p>Optometry Australia’s resident optometrist, Luke Arundel, says that optometrists often see the results of mistakes that women make with common beauty treatments – all of which can be easily avoided.</p> <p><strong>Check expiry dates</strong></p> <p>One of the simplest mistakes you can make is to use makeup beyond its expiry date. Yes – makeup can go off! A common culprit is mascara and it can even cause eye infections if products are not replaced regularly.</p> <p>Generally, the use-by-date for liquid or gel eyeliner and mascara is three months. Pencil eyeliner lasts about two years.</p> <p>Arundel advises: “We have bacteria along the eyelid margin and basically when we are fluffing away with your mascara stick you are re-colonising your bacteria.”</p> <p>“They have expiry dates for a reason,” he says, stressing that this is particularly important for contact lens wearers. “The last thing they want is for them to be getting serious infections – and it is another source of infection at the end of the day.”</p> <p>Check a product’s official expiry date by running the batch code through an app such as <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.example.checkyourcosmetic&amp;hl=en">Check Your Cosmetics</a>. </p> <p>There’s even an <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/beauty-keeper-makeup-manager-beauty-organizer/id827915841?mt=8">app</a> that will send you reminders of the expiration dates on your beauty products.</p> <p><strong>Lashings of trouble</strong></p> <p>Eyelash extensions are a new fad and, according to Arundel, have caused no end of dramas and serious eye problems.</p> <p>“The problem I guess with some of these things – such as eyelash extensions – unlike the medical industry, there is no informed consent, there is no discussion of what could go wrong,” he says.</p> <p>“It’s such a very delicate thing to do, to glue a fake lash onto a real lash. There is a huge variety of different products out there and all we are trying to flag is to ask a few questions – do they have training, is there some formaldehyde in the glue and some basic stuff.”</p> <p>He suggested having a close look at the setup of any salon and make sure they have good cleanliness and well-trained staff before using their services. Regularly clean your brushes to save your eyes from unnecessary infections.</p> <p><strong>Makeup tips for contact lens wearers</strong></p> <p>Arundel says that contact lens wearers need to be extra careful when applying makeup – but most of it is simply common sense, such as washing hands first.</p> <p>Insert contact lenses before applying makeup. Stay away from the edge of the lid (to avoid blocking the oil glands which assist with tear production and reduce particles getting into the eye).</p> <p>He also suggests asking your optometrist about daily disposable lenses – a fresh pair each day and free of makeup contamination (or be diligent with cleaning).</p> <p>Go for creams over powders to avoid foreign bodies but be careful with oil based products around the eyes.<br /><br /><strong>Makeup removal</strong></p> <p>Remove eye makeup before washing your face. Optometrists don’t recommend using generic face wash for eye makeup removal. Use hypoallergenic makeup removal products and be gentle – no harsh rubbing or pressure and wipe downwards.</p> <p>There are many moisturising eye makeup removal wipes that are prepackaged or use clean soft cotton pads with your preferred product.</p> <p><strong>Get your eyes tested</strong></p> <p>Arundel stresses that it is important to get your eyes tested regularly and see a specialist if you have itchy and/or sore eyes. Untreated infections or problems can become serious if left untreated.</p> <p>Have you had difficulties with makeup and your eyes? Share your story below.</p> <p><em>By Lynne Testoni. Republished with permission of <a href="https://www.wyza.com.au/articles/health/why-your-beauty-routine-could-be-damaging-your-eyes.aspx">Wyza.com.au.</a></em></p>

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Duchess Meghan breaks royal protocol with bold fashion choices

<p>Royal watchers are once again left wondering whether Duchess Meghan has broken royal protocol, as she eschewed some of the unwritten rules at a public engagement this week.</p> <p>The Duchess of Sussex was seen rocking dark nail polish on her toes and a Roland Mouret gown that showed her bare legs at the premiere of Cirque du Soleil’s new show Totem on <a href="https://www.oversixty.com.au/lifestyle/beauty-style/pregnant-duchess-meghan-stuns-in-glamorous-6k-gown">Wednesday night</a>. The event was held for Prince Harry’s charity foundation Sentebale.</p> <p><img style="width: 263.15789473684214px; height: 500px;" src="/media/7822824/duchessmeghan.jpg" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/c1ba004123544f8fa3954df17f438a65" /><img style="width: 400px; height: 400px;" src="/media/7822825/duchess-nail-polish-1.jpg" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/acca8f033c5846f9b4df107e251e34bf" /></p> <p>It has long been reported that women of the royal family are required to wear pale polish and hosiery for official appearances. The tradition is said to originate from Queen Elizabeth II, who always wears flesh-coloured stockings and reportedly finds colourful nail polishes vulgar.</p> <p>However, royal expert Marlene Koenig said the Duchess was not breaking any rules with her lack of tights.</p> <p>“There are no rules for royal women regarding pantyhose,” Koenig told <em>BAZAAR.com</em>. “While most women (royal or commoner) wear pantyhose with suits or gowns for a good slim line, it is not required by any decree from the Queen.”</p> <p>Royal correspondent Omid Scobie also said the Duchess’s polish choice was not an issue.</p> <p>“There’s no actual protocol about dark nail polish,” said Scobie. “It’s simply about being appropriate – we’d never see this at a royal engagement.”</p> <p>Scobie also said “there’s a lot more flexibility on what one can wear” for non-royal events. </p> <p>This is not the first time Duchess Meghan has broken longstanding royal beauty customs. Since joining the royal family, she has also been criticised for styling her hair loosely, using a cross body bag instead of a clutch, wearing a sheer skirt at a public event, taking off her wedges to go barefoot in Sydney’s Bondi Beach and more. </p> <p>What do you think of Duchess Meghan's royal style? Do you think she's breaking royal protocol? Let us know in the comments below. </p>

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Our 8 favourite fashion Instagrammers over 50

<p>Fashion is big on Instagram, but that doesn’t mean it’s all about the younger generation. Here’s our pick of some of the best people who are demonstrating why you don’t have to become invisible as you age.</p> <p><strong>@Funkyforty</strong><br />Yvonne is a Kiwi living in Zurich – so she has great global style. We love her relaxed, natural look (and odd splash of colour). She shows that you can still take some risks with your fashion choices when you are into your fifth decade. We love her passion and courage.</p> <p><strong>@iconaccidental<br /></strong>Lyn Slater knows how to make grey hair the epitome of cool. She has what she calls an “urban, modern, intellectual aesthetic” and likes to connect with women who live “interesting but ordinary lives” in cities. Her looks are simple and elegant, but with a great edge. There’s a lot of black! She manages to look modern without looking overdressed or trying too hard...</p> <p><strong>@thestylishwoman</strong><br />Sharryn is a stylist based in Melbourne helping women of all ages dress for their body shape. Her style is positive and fun – a great way to get your fashion mojo. She’s a big believer in finding your own personal style and often showcases other women of a certain age that she finds inspiring. Sharryn is also great at discovering new Australian designers who dress older women well. Great to have on your feed.</p> <p><strong>@fabulously_chic_over_50</strong><br />This Instagram account – and accompanying blog – is for women “who refuse to go quietly into maturity”, says Jonet Wooten, 54 years young. A former photojournalist, she says that shopping with her best friend inspired the creation of her blog.</p> <p>“We both turned to each other and said, ‘Where are the clothes for us?’” she says. “Neither of us could relate to anything on the racks. We were – literally – stuck between racks of junior crop-tops and dismal granny panties. From that experience, I vowed to keep my finger on the pulse of fabulously chic trends in my age group.” Words to live by.</p> <p><strong>@styleatacertainage</strong><br />Beth Djalali is all about style rather than trends. She rocks the silver bob and has a certain country-style chic. She’s based in the mid-western USA and practicality rules. As she says, “One thing I’ve learned is that when you look great, you feel great and you step out the door armed with confidence!” One of the best elements of Beth’s style is that she has lots of key (and affordable) pieces that are worn over and over again, with just a little twist each time.</p> <p><strong>@stylecrone</strong><br />How good is the motto “Ageing with hats, vintage and the mysteries of yoga”? Judith is a former psych nurse and is 73 years old. She lives in Denver, Colorado, and says she wants to take back the word crone to its original meaning, signifying a woman of a “certain age” who embodies all her life’s wisdom, knowledge, experience and love. She’s an inspiration.</p> <p><strong>@fmuytjens</strong><br />Frank Muytjens is the Head of Menswear Design at J Crew, so it’s fair to assume that his style is classic and simple. His age is a bit of a mystery, but he certainly eschews a certain silver fox charm. Stylish without looking too tricked up, Australian men could learn a lesson from him on how to dress casually without looking like a slob. There’s lots of great home snaps as well – his country house is one to lust after.</p> <p><strong>@advancedstyle</strong><br />The original and some say, the best. Ari Seth Cohen travels the world finding stylish women (and men) over 60 who refuse to disappear with age. Inspiring, uplifting and often quite hilarious. He’s been in Australia recently too and showcased many of our most original dressers. You might be surprised!</p> <p><em>Republished with permission of <span><a href="https://www.wyza.com.au/articles/lifestyle/wyza-life/our-8-favourite-fashion-instagrammers-over-50.aspx">Wyza.com.au</a></span>.</em></p>

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Pregnant Duchess Meghan stuns in glamorous $6K gown

<p>The Duchess of Sussex walked hand-in-hand with husband Prince Harry as they attended the glamorous premiere of Cirque du Soleil’s new show Totem.</p> <p>The extravagant event was being held for Prince Harry’s charity Sentebale. The organisation focuses on youth in Lesotho, a country in Africa, who are currently suffering from HIV.</p> <blockquote style="background: #FFF; border: 0; border-radius: 3px; box-shadow: 0 0 1px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.5),0 1px 10px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.15); margin: 1px; max-width: 540px; min-width: 326px; padding: 0; width: calc(100% - 2px);" class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-permalink="https://www.instagram.com/p/BstbfUnlWVL/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_medium=loading" data-instgrm-version="12"> <div style="padding: 16px;"> <div style="display: flex; flex-direction: row; align-items: center;"> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 50%; flex-grow: 0; height: 40px; margin-right: 14px; width: 40px;"></div> <div style="display: flex; flex-direction: column; flex-grow: 1; justify-content: center;"> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 4px; flex-grow: 0; height: 14px; margin-bottom: 6px; width: 100px;"></div> <div style="background-color: #f4f4f4; border-radius: 4px; flex-grow: 0; height: 14px; width: 60px;"></div> </div> </div> <div style="padding: 19% 0;"></div> <div style="display: block; height: 50px; margin: 0 auto 12px; width: 50px;"></div> <div style="padding-top: 8px;"> <div style="color: #3897f0; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-weight: 550; line-height: 18px;">View this post on Instagram</div> </div> <p style="color: #c9c8cd; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 17px; margin-bottom: 0; margin-top: 8px; overflow: hidden; padding: 8px 0 7px; text-align: center; text-overflow: ellipsis; white-space: nowrap;"><a style="color: #c9c8cd; font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; font-weight: normal; line-height: 17px; text-decoration: none;" rel="noopener" href="https://www.instagram.com/p/BstbfUnlWVL/?utm_source=ig_embed&amp;utm_medium=loading" target="_blank">A post shared by Kensington Palace (@kensingtonroyal)</a> on Jan 16, 2019 at 1:03pm PST</p> </div> </blockquote> <p>Arriving at the Royal Albert Hall to meet those performing in the stunning act, Meghan opted for a dazzling, floor-length navy gown by French designer Rolan Mouret. The sparkling dress came with a hefty price tag of £3400 ($A6105).</p> <p><img style="width: 0px; height: 0px;" src="/media/7822787/meghan1.jpg" alt="" data-udi="umb://media/ce781fea71af4e2c92e7a0a5135e1f35" /></p> <p>The Duchess chose to keep the rest of her look understated, as her hair was slicked back into a bun, with her growing baby bump proudly on display. Prince Harry chose to keep things classic, with a royal blue suit and tie.</p>

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