Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 24th March 1987, King Fahd’s arrival, Gatwick Airport, London

Prince Charles and Princess Diana greeted King Fahd of Saudi Arabia at Gatwick airport on his arrival in Britain. On this occasion the Princess wears a rather unusual two piece suit in cream wool by Catherine Walker. The white Royal Hussar-style suits consists of a short fitted jacket with heavy gold braiding across the front, shoulders, back and cuffs and a skirt with an unusual V hemline matching the neckline. The Cossack-style matching hat is by Graham Smith at Kangol.

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