15 January 2015

Gala Jewels: Princess Michael of Kent (Part One)


Happy birthday to one of the most interesting members of the House of Windsor, Princess Michael of Kent! Today Marie Christine turns seventy, and we're celebrating with her by looking back at the glamorous gala jewels she's worn during her decades as a princess. Here's part one -- stay tuned later today for part two. Which pieces are your favorites?



Wedding to Prince Michael of Kent, 1978





Gala event, 1979



Charity dinner, 1979



Gala event, 1979



Charity dinner, 1980



Film premiere, 1982



The Ponies of Britain Ball, 1984



The Horse and Hound Ball, 1985



The Grand Jersey Ball, 1985



Charity ball, 1985



Evening Standard Theatre Awards, 1986



The Gold and Silver Ball, 1986



Greek royal family party, 1986



London Festival Ballet, 1987



Charity ball, 1988



Charity dinner, 1989



The Sparks Charity Ball, 1989



Charity ball, 1990



The Shocking Pink Ball, 1992



Banquet at the Dorchester Hotel, 1993



Guildhall banquet, 1995



Banquet at Claridge's Hotel, 1995



Tusk Ball, 1995



The Sparks Ball, 1995