Bizarre Strict Beauty Rules That Women In The Royal Family Must Follow
Always be prepared for a wardrobe malfunction.
Kate’s hemline got tongues wagging in 2011, when a breeze nearly created a royal scandal. The thing is, when you’re walking around in dresses all the time, something like this is bound to happen! But a royal is always prepared. Stewart Parvin in one of the Queen’sÂ couturiers. He sews small weights into the hems of all her skirts and dresses, to prevent a Marilyn Monroe-moment. Parvin says, “I use curtain weights, lead weights, from Peter Jonesâ€™s curtain department. We call them penny weights..” Smart! The last thing the palace wants is an skirt shot to be plastered all over the tabloids, so weighing down those hemlines is the way to go.