Banishing Bad Hair Days since 1997!™

Kate Middleton's Bridal Hair

Introduction

Prince William & Kate Middleton

There was a lot of media speculation about Kate Middleton's hair and how she would wear it for her marriage to Prince William.

A few days before the much publicized nuptials Kate appeared wearing her hair in a soft knot.

The media immediately questioned whether or not Kate would be wearing her hair up or down

Although there was tremendous anticipation about the wedding gown, there was just as much interest in Kate's hairstyle.

When Kate emerged from her hotel on her way to the wedding at the spectacular Westminster Abbey her entire bridal ensemble was breathtaking.

Kate's lace embellished long sleeved ivory and white satin gazar gown with 8-foot-train was designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen. Her ivory duchess satin heels were also Alexander McQueen. The wedding gown's bodice and skirt's lace appliqué was handmade by the Royal School of Needlework.

The pleated skirt was made to resemble an opening flower (love!), and the bodice, which was padded at the hips, was designed to draw on the Victorian tradition of corsetry. The wedding dress showed off Kate's tiny waist and was compared to the wedding gown worn by Grace Kelly when she wed.

Kate's Bridal Hairstyle

Kate wore her chocolate brown hair half up and half down in soft waves cascading off a side part. Her hairstyle was the perfect complement to her to her Cartier-designed tiara and understated lace-edged veil.

The stunning tiara which was positioned near the front of her hairline and she wore a side-swept fringe.

Queen Elizabeth II lent the blushing bride the Cartier-designed "halo" tiara. Kate's only accessories besides the tiara was a pair of teardrop diamond earrings which were a personal gift from her parents.

Social Media Network Information

Please follow me on Twitter at: http://Twitter.com/HairBoutique. I look forward to meeting new people from all walks of Twitter and learning from their Tweets. Visit us at Hairboutique.com located at: http://www.HairBoutique.com, on Facebook, MySpace and YouTube.

Thank you for visiting us at The HairBoutique Blog and for leaving your comments. They are very much appreciated. We apologize in advance but must remove any direct advertisements or solicitations.

- Revised Publication Date: 04/29/11

If you want to talk more about this or other hair care articles on HairBoutique.com or anywhere else, please post a message on HairBoutique.com's Hair Talk Forums.

Social Media Network Information

Please follow us on Twitter at: https://Twitter.com/HairBoutique. I look forward to meeting new people from all walks of Twitter and learning from their Tweets.

loading
 
New On HairBoutique.com
Active HairTalk Threads
Wanna talk?
HairTalk® is the place for you!
Recent Topics:
Quick Poll
Do you wear bangs in your hairstyle?
Yes
No
Daily Hair Tip
With any hair care products it is important to remember that a little goes a long way. Overuse of any products can make hair look lank, oily or greasy.
Top Gallery Images