Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 4th November 1981, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

The Princess of Wales opened with Prince Charles the Gonzaga exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London in November 1981. Buckingham Palace announced that day that the 20-year-old Princess is expecting a baby in June.
Diana wears a silk chiffon romantic ballgown by Bellville Sassoon. The dress is in feminine pastel shades of blue, pink and white, it has an off-the-shoulder neckline edged in satin bows. A wide sash is worn. Small silver beads are intermittently sewn on to the dress to create subtle shimmer.

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 04:  Diana Princess of Wales at 'Splendours of the Gonzaga' exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum wearing a dress designed by Bellville Sassoon.  (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images) D1783 D4141 D4510 D6866 D15276