Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 13th November 1985, Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Departing from Palm Beach, Florida in November 1985 the Prince and Princess of Wales board the British VC-10 of the Queen’s flight, concluding a five-day visit to the United States. The Princess wears a suit by Arabella Pollen. The jacket, in cream and coffee stripes, is made from a combination of silk and cotton. She wears a silk dress under the loose jacket.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 9th November 1985, Washington, USA

Princess Diana attended a state banquet at the British Embassy in Washington in November 1985 where she wore a daintily scalloped lace evening gown by Murray Arbeid with a drop-waisted taffeta skirt and see-through lace sleeves. She was also wearing the Queen Mary tiara –a wedding present from the queen.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 8th November 1985, White House, Washington

In Washington on 8th November 1985 the Princess wore a new red and white suit with a long rolled collar by Bruce Oldfield. At the airport the suit was complemented by a red hat, but this was discarded as the visit progressed.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 12th November 1985, Palm Beach, Florida

The Princess looks cool in the hot sun in Palm Beach, Florida on 12th November 1985 in a dress designed by a friend. Lady Tryon or Kanga, as she was known in fashion circles, created this uncrushable blue and white pattern summer dress that was worn to a polo match.

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