Fashion first for Camilla as royal tour arrives in Morocco

Fashion first for Camilla as royal tour arrives in Morocco

The Duchess of Cornwall received a colourful welcome to Morocco on Monday.

Shortly after arriving in the North African country with her husband, Camilla was whisked away to watch a vibrant kaftan fashion show in Rabat's Villa des Arts.

And she was clearly impressed by what she saw.

After watching the presentation, the British royal approached the designers to praise their work – and in exchange was presented with a Moroccan-style wooden chest and a gold patterned shawl.

Camilla then went on to meet a classroom of children who were learning printing techniques also at the Villa des Arts.

"C'est beau," she said to the delight of the young students showcasing their work.

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Tuesday April 5, 2011

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