Pippa Middleton has a sense of humor about the bridesmaid dress that made her a star. She discussed the famous gown she wore as her sister Kate's maid of honor at the 2011 royal wedding while speaking at a London dinner for the group Women in Advertising and Communications Tuesday night, according to E! Online. "As I have found out, recognition has its upside, its downside, and — you may say — its backside," Middleton said, referring to wearing the ivory Alexander McQueen dress at Kate and William's April 2011 nuptials. The younger Middleton sister, 30, became an instant celebrity after donning the curve-hugging gown, which showed off her posterior to very flattering effect. Middleton said that while she was "glad it fitted" her at the time of the wedding, she jokingly added that "in retrospect, it fitted a little too well." According to The Mirror, Middleton was also candid about feeling hurt by the poor sales for her 2012 party … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton on her famous royal wedding bridesmaid dress: ‘It fitted a little too well’
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Pippa Middleton is shifting the focus from her assets, to her TV-talking skills. The younger sister of the Duchess of Cambridge sat down for an interview with the "Today" show's Matt Lauer for her first televised interview, reflecting on the day the world watched her sister become a British royal. "We saw it as just a family wedding," Middleton, 30, said of the April 29, 2011 wedding of Kate Middleton to Prince William. "And actually, I didn't realize, perhaps, the scale of it until afterwards … We all took on the roles as any family would." The English socialite told Lauer that she didn't notice many cameras in Westminister Abbey that day as she walked through, adding that to her, it was "just performing in front of a few people, not necessarily the whole world." But afterwards Middleton had more than enough people watching — and talking about her pert backside in the now infamous Alexander McQueen gown she wore to … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton talks ‘unexpected’ fame from royal wedding bridesmaid gown, says she’s felt ‘publicly bullied’ from attention
Kate Middleton’s sexy little sister has reportedly found her own royal romance. Pippa Middleton, 28, has rekindled her courtship with Earl George Percy, the ultra-wealthy heir to the Duke of Northumberland, a British tabloid reported. His family’s sprawling Alnwick castle in northern England is the second-largest inhabited castle in the country after Windsor Castle and the film location for Harry Potter’s world-famous wizard school. “George is very smitten and completely in love with her. It looks like the Middleton sisters will be completing the double before too long,” a source told The Sun. Spokesmen for both families declined to comment, but an unnamed royal source said the claims were "unfounded," the UK's Daily Mail reported Friday. The tanned and toned royal bridesmaid has been close with Percy since they met at Edinburgh University and dated in 2008. They insisted they were “just friends” in the wake of her split last … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton dating George Percy, tabloid claims
Royal watchers had a new in-law-in-waiting to gossip about Tuesday, with the news that Pippa Middleton is engaged to marry her financier boyfriend, James Matthews, next year.Sister Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, and brother-in-law Prince William are delighted, according to a palace statement.But who is Matthews? He's 40, handsome and rich, a former race car driver-turned-hedge fund manager at Eden Rock Capital Management in London, where he made his millions. British celebrity reporters are no doubt digging further into his background now, but there's a fair bit known about him, according to the profiles already landing.The Evening Standard speculated that Pippa's nephew, Prince George, who turns 3 on Friday, might serve as a page boy at the wedding. Other media outlets rushed to acquire pictures of Pippa, 32, leaving her London home Tuesday, her octagonal diamond engagement ring flashing on her left hand.If Matthews sounds familiar, that's because … [Read more...] about Who is Pippa Middleton’s fiancé?
Pippa Middleton is getting married Saturday and you are not invited.Also barred from the celebration: Most of the media mob hoping to sneak a peek of her nuptials, her dress and her royal relations — especially nephew and niece Prince George and Princess Charlotte, who will be page boy and bridesmaid respectively — on the big day.Another prime target for the media: Meghan Markle, Prince Harry's American actress (Suits) girlfriend. Will she be in the church or just the reception? And what will she wear?Although this is a private wedding, as Pippa's publicist, Joy Milloy, has insisted, the presence of the young royals — older sister Duchess Kate of Cambridge, her husband, Prince William, Prince Harry, and her children, George and Charlotte — makes it a semi-public affair, if for nothing else but the security issues.The second, third, fourth and fifth-in-line to the throne will be there, so royal security will be there, along with a media … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton’s wedding: What do we know?
Pippa Middleton, the younger sister who sashayed to fame with an unforgettable appearance as bridesmaid at Kate Middleton's royal wedding, has settled on the date and place of her own nuptials, Us Weekly and People have reported.Guess who could end up the cute stars of the show? Duchess Kate of Cambridge's royal children, Pippa's nephew and niece, Prince George, 3, as a page boy and Princess Charlotte, 18 months, as a flower girl, according to the unnamed friends of the couple cited by Us Weekly and The Daily Mail. Royal fans can hardly wait.According to the reports, Pippa, 33, and her financier boyfriend, James Matthews, 41, will marry on May 20, 2017, at the Anglican St. Mark’s Church Englefield in Berkshire. A charming English village church, parts of the structure date to the end of the 12th century.Afterward, guests will attend a reception at the nearby home of her parents, Carole and Michael Middleton, under a … [Read more...] about Reports: Pippa Middleton sets her wedding date
Will they or won't they? The burning question was answered Monday when Kensington Palace announced that royal toddlers, Prince George and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, will be in aunt Pippa Middleton's May wedding."Miss Pippa Middleton and Mr. James Matthews are pleased to confirm their wedding will take place at St Mark's Church, Englefield, on the morning of 20th May," the palace statement said. "Prince George (who is 3) will be a page boy, and Princess Charlotte (2 on May 2) will be a bridesmaid."Also attending will be the children's parents, Prince William and Duchess Kate of Cambridge, and uncle Prince Harry.The British royal media pack has been speculating on what role the royal children would play in the wedding since Middleton, 33, and Matthews, 41, announced their engagement in July.Kensington Palace has avoided commenting on other details of the nuptials because Middleton is not a royal. But since her royal relations are going to be there, including two … [Read more...] about Prince George, Princess Charlotte to be in Pippa Middleton’s May wedding
Now anyone can have Pippa Middleton’s headline grabbing, derriere-boosting bridesmaid’s gown. A version of the silk Alexander McQueen dress designed by Sarah Burton is now for sale on Net-a-Porter for $1,680. It’s not exactly the same cowl-neck gown as the one that Middleton wore to her sister Kate’s wedding to Prince William on April 29. That gown was made of heavy ivory silk and customized for the sister of the bride.MEET PIPPA MIDDLETON The one available online comes in a bright red — sure to upstage the bride — and in a just-below-the-knee-length wool crepe. Fashion bloggers have also spotted a McQueen dress even more similar to Pippa’s for on sale for $3,100. Ever since the royal wedding, there’s been demand for Pippa’s bridemaid’s dress — or a reasonable fascimile. Last month, the Cut the U.K. department store Debenhams hired a Middleton look-alike to model its $270 version of Pippa’s … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton bridesmaid dress by Alexander McQueen – or one quite similar – can be yours for $1,680
Pippa Middleton is back on the royal market. The 27-year-old British bombshell has split from her on-again, off-again boyfriend of three years, Alex Loudon, The Sun reports. A source told the British tabloid that Middelton and her ex-cricketer beau called it quits after weeks of fighting, including a heated spat that took place at a friend’s wedding two months ago. “It was just after the wedding that Alex was jealous of Pippa flirting with Prince Harry,” the source told The Sun. “But the truth is she and Harry are just mates.” The couple, who met on a blind date set up by mutual friends, briefly split in June 2011 but reunited soon after, Us Weekly reports. But this time, it looks like Middleton and Loudon are done for good. “She an Alex split briefly in the summer, but this time it’s over,” the source told The Sun. “They’re barely speaking.” The world’s most famous bridesmaid reportedly turned to older sis Kate to … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton, boyfriend Alex Loudon split after more than one year together
Set, match, game. England's favorite little sister is expanding her reign as "Her Royal Hotness" - a nickname given her by her legions of adoring fans - beyond Great Britain and into the City of Lights. Pippa Middleton, donning her trademark oversized Gucci sunglasses, sat courtside at the French Open Monday, drawing attention away from the six-hour tennis match in play before her. The younger Middleton turned heads in her low-cut black top and ruffled skirt as she enjoyed the tennis match between defending champion Rafael Nadal and Ivan Ljubicic in Paris alongside a female pal and two guy friends. Pippa has been fascinating fans worldwide since she upstaged big sister Kate in a form-fitting Sarah Burton bridesmaid dress at the Royal Wedding last month. Middleton's influence has also already impacted multiple different industries - her fit figure reportedly sparked increased demands for both butt enhancement surgeries and tanning lotions, and the Modalu bag she carried after … [Read more...] about Pippa Middleton, ‘Her Royal Hotness,’ heats up tennis court with low-cut black top at French Open