Newlywed Princess Eugenie stuns in reception dress

Often referred to for her fashion faux pas at the wedding of her cousin Prince William, Princess Eugenie has sent fashion tongues wagging for all the right reasons this weekend.

The youngest daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah ‘Fergie’ Ferguson married her long-time love Jack Brooksbank on Friday, in a ceremony attended by royals and celebrities.

The 28-year-old was applauded for choice of wedding dress, designed by London duo Peter Pilotto and Christopher De Vos, which featured similarities to the one her mother wore in 1986.


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The heavily sculptured, layered white gown included a pleated skirt, long sleeves and low backline, baring her shoulders and scoliosis scars.

But, it’s her reception gown that is bound to spawn countless ‘knock-offs’ with social media going crazy over the stunning design.

New York fashion designer Zac Posen chose the colour of the silk gown to resemble “the blush of an English rose” according to the official press release.

“Mr Posen took his inspiration from the White Rose of York,” it explained.

A gorgeous photo of the newlyweds was released by the Royal Family overnight, along with official photos including those of the bridal party and one including the Queen and Prince Philip.

Many are commenting on the positioning of Fergie in the family photo. It’s the fist time in years she has been in such close quarters with her former in-laws, standing directly behind Prince Philip.

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Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie of York and Mr Jack Brooksbank are delighted to release four official photographs from their Wedding day. The images were taken by photographer Alex Bramall at Windsor Castle and later in the day at the private dinner at Royal Lodge. The newly married couple are pictured in the White Drawing Room, Windsor Castle with their bridal party including The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh.  Middle row (left-to-right): Prince George; Princess Charlotte; Her Majesty The Queen; The Duke of Edinburgh; Miss Maud Windsor; Master Louis De Givenchy. Front row: Miss Theodora Williams; Miss Mia Tindall; Miss Isla Phillips; Miss Savannah Phillips Back row: Mr Thomas Brooksbank; Mrs Nicola Brooksbank; Mr George Brooksbank; Princess Beatrice of York; Sarah, Duchess of York; The Duke of York. #RoyalWedding Photo: Alex Bramall

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The Duchess would have got a thrill out of being confused for the Queen. She had to correct bridesmaid Theodora Williams (daughter of Robbie Williams) on the steps of St Georges Chapel.

Since graduating from University in 2003, Rachel has worked in radio in a variety of roles including announcer, journalist and copywriter. The crazy world of radio has taken her from her hometown of Toowoomba to Wollongong, Sydney, Brisbane and finally the Gold Coast when in 2009 she started writing and presenting news with Hot Tomato and myGC.com.au.

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