Posts tagged "royals"

Newborn Prince Of Monaco Chosen As Heir Over His Older Sister Because Sexism

Princess Charlene of Monaco gave birth to twins, a boy named Jacques and a girl named Gabriella, on Wednesday. Despite the fact that Gabriella is two minutes older than her brother, Jacques will be the heir to the throne because of Monaco’s male inheritance laws. The twins are the first children born to Princess Charlene…

Claire Hannum / December 12, 2014

Kate Middleton & Prince William’s Pre-Christmas Trip: What’s On Their NYC Itinerary

Kate Middleton, Prince William, and Prince George will have three days to spend in New York City on glorified pre-Christmas shopping trip. Their royal NYC itinerary will include lots of fun stuff! In addition to unveiling their new wildlife charity, there are several things the public will expect the royal family to do. For one, there’…

Celeb Dirty Laundry / November 13, 2014

Watch This: What If Lorde’s “Royals” Was About Adulthood?

Lorde’s megahit song, “Royals,” has been stuck in all of our heads for months now. The ode to teenage disillusionment struck a nerve with one audience in particular: disillusioned adults, who are less concerned with seeing a diamond in the flesh and more concerned with, you know, paying for health insurance. Comedian Molly Dworsky put…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 14, 2014

Prince William Calls Duchess Kate “Babykins”; What’s Your Most Embarrassing Petname?

When I read that Prince William’s private voicemails to Kate Middleton had been read aloud in court as part of the ongoing phone hacking trial, I was mortified, especially because the transcripts included him referring to his future wife as “Babykins.” Oh my gosh, I thought, I can’t think of anything more embarrassing than the world

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 20, 2013

Watch This: Florida State University AcaBelles Sing “Royals”

Even if you’re sick of Lorde’s “Royals,” you HAVE to watch this amazing a capella version of the song by Florida State University’s AcaBelles. It’s beautiful and haunting and just so well done. Also? Someone needs to give that lead singer a recording contract, like, now. [YouTube]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 22, 2013

Can Someone Powder Pippa Middleton?

I’m not trying to throw shade, but Pippa Middleton royally needs some help with her beauty game.Why does she have to go around in Forever 21 Couture with a deep orange Travolta tan and a face you can see your reflection in (contrary to rumors that old Pip loves herself a good powder session) while…

Rachel Krause / August 18, 2012

Princess Eugenie Chooses Patriotic Nail Art To Celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

I am not qualified to talk about the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, because I know literally nothing about it except for this very factual article I read on Vice. What can I say? I’m incredibly American in my ignorance. But oh my god, you guys, a royal wore nail art! Okay, so it was Princess Eugenie…

Rachel Krause / June 6, 2012

Even Princes Get The Pre-Wedding Jitters

“[The crowds] were singing and cheering all night long, so the excitement of that, the nervousness of me and everyone singing — I slept for about half an hour. The hardest thing was trying to walk down the stairs with my spurs on, sideways. I had visions of myself and my brother [Prince Harry] colliding…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 22, 2012

God Save The Queen’s Pudding Bars

As I’ve mentioned about a billion times before, I’m totally obsessed with everything British, so when I saw these candy bars–which combine traditional British pudding flavors, chocolate, and a colorful Union Jack design–I was sold. Crafted in honor of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee, they’re swirled with fun ingredients like toffee, strawberry, white chocolate, and meringue.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 23, 2012

10 Totally Bangable Hot Royal Dudes

Yeah, yeah, Prince “Hot Ginge” Harry is cute, but he’s not the only royal hottie out there. In fact, we’ve uncovered a whole slew of really attractive, eligible princes and royal family members from around Europe. Click through to check ‘em out, and feel free to commence with your own princess fantasies, stat.

Julie Gerstein / February 28, 2012

Cowboy William And His Cowgirl Kate

Now, I’m not exactly sure what is happening in this photo of Prince William and Kate Middleton as they attended a rodeo yesterday in Canada. But I’m guessing, considering the steer’s bottom and their facial expressions, that it doesn’t smell so good. Also, these two look like naturals in cowboy hats. Kind of. [Calgary, 7/7/11]…

Behold, The Pipparettes!

No, “The Pipparettes” are not some baton-twirling pep squad. They are what the British press has started calling Pippa Middleton’s three best friends. With the paparazzi trailing Pippa all over the freaking place, these three amigos are often captured in the background of shots, either walking beside or in back of the Pippster.

Up For Auction: Kate Middleton’s Sexy See-Through Dress

Buy a scandalous piece of royal history: The makeshift, see-through dress princess-to-be Kate Middleton wore at a St. Andrew’s fashion show. The student-designed dress is said to be the magical garment that shifted Prince William’s relationship with Middleton from strictly “platonic to romantic.” And it’s hard not to see why: The mesh dress shows off…

Julie Gerstein / March 17, 2011