Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 7th November 1988, Paris, France.

On her arrival at Orly airport in Paris in November 1988, Diana paid tribute to her hosts by displaying for the first time on official duty entirely French-designed clothes. Karl Lagerfeld head of the Chanel house designed the deep-red wool coat which is worn over a silk blouse and skirt. The high hat with large decorative feathers and the trademark quilted handbag are also from the famous Parisian fashion house.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 29th April 1988, Glasgow Garden Festival

At the Glasgow Garden Festival in April 1988, the Princess gives a hint of a masculine look with a white shirt and a blue dotted tie. It is completed with a baggy double-breasted bright blue woollen coat with large black buttons.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 28th January 1988, Melbourne, Australia

At Footscray Park, Melbourne in January 1988 the Princess is dressed in a Catherine Walker pastel-pink fitted dress finished with a deep neckline and a striped silk decorative bow at the collar, a double row of buttons to the waist and turned-back cuffs. The hat is by Philip Somerville.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 7th November 1988, Paris, France

Victor Edelstein  created the gown that was Diana’s favorite. It is an oyster duchesse-satin dress with a bodice and bolero embroidered by Hurel with flowers and birds in simulated pearls, paste and beads in white, silver and gold.There is a tucked bustle-effect of the skirt at the back. She wore it at a banquet at the Elysee palace in Paris during her official visit with Prince Charles, November 7, 1988.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 16th June 1988, Royal Ascot

For the Ascot race meeting in June 1988 the Princess of Wales wore a pearl grey silk top coat with morning coat-inspired tails and a white linen dress by Catherine Walker. A wide-brimmed hat by Philip Somerville complements the outfit.

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Princess Diana, One Day One Dress: 2nd May 1988, Polo Guards Club

The Princess at a polo match at Windsor on 2nd May 1988. As patron of the British Lung Foundation, the Princess chose to wear their sweatshirt. Diana, dressed in jeans and a tweed jacket, wears a baseball cap to keep the wind out of her hair. For footwear, the Princess has chosen a tan pair of cowboy boots.

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