Whereas some could fear about the opportunity of rain occurring throughout an October marriage ceremony, Princess Eugenie and friends discovered themselves preventing off severe winds on her large day. The princess was married on October 12, 2018, which was proper in the midst of Storm Callum’s sweep over the UK. Wind gusts as excessive as 86 mph reached components of Wales, whereas heavy rains brought on flooding on the coasts. Fortunately, Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s nuptials weren’t affected by any rain, however the excessive winds stemmed over into the outskirts of London — proper the place the marriage was going down at Windsor Fortress.
The winds brought on fairly just a few wardrobe malfunctions for friends getting into the chapel. English mannequin and singer Pixie Geldof, for instance, needed to maintain on tightly to her yellow fascinator as her pink frock blew about. Demi Moore, Naomi Campbell, and Tyra Banks all had related points and had been photographed clutching their fascinators whereas holding their attire in place.
Nevertheless, it wasn’t solely the celeb friends who discovered themselves grappling with the weather. Catherine, Princess of Wales, was additionally noticed having what seemed to be a really Marilyn Monroe-esque second because the winds whisked up her skirt. Fast to keep away from any potential publicity, Catherine held her skirt down. Now, we do know that Catherine makes some extent of getting weights sewn into the hems of her attire and skirts to maintain clothes from flying up. Maybe she wanted heavier weights on this notably blustery day.