• Princess Madeleine of Sweden's husband Chris O'Neill defends his absence at royal engagements

    Chris O'Neill, the British-born husband of Princess Madeleine of Sweden, has spoken out and defended himself, following reports that he has not attended recent royal engagements. The businessman came under fire after he failed to make an appearance at King Carl XVI Gustaf's 69th birthday party last April. "I have to look after my family and put food on the table," Chris, 41, told Swedish publication Expressen. "My job doesn't allow me to decide if I can attend an official engagement one month before it happens." Chris, who was born in London and is the managing director of Wilton Payments Limited,

  • Pierre Casiraghi and Beatrice Borromeo's wedding registry revealed

    Monaco royal Pierre Casiraghi and Italian aristocrat Beatrice Borromeo's July 25 wedding date is quickly approaching so guests will be faced with the question: what do you get for the couple that has everything? As the pair prepare for two sets of nuptials – a civil ceremony at the Prince's Palace in Monaco and religious vows a week later in Italy – their wedding gift registry has been revealed.Pierre and Beatrice have set up wedding registries in both his home principality, Monaco, and her country, Italy Photo: © Getty ImagesGiven that the groom is Monegasque and the bride is Italian, the

  • Prince George celebrates birthday at Anmer Hall with family and friends

    It was a party for Prince George! His parents Prince William and Kate Middleton held a special day of fun for their now 2-year-old Prince at the family home Anmer Hall in Norfolk. The little royal celebrated his birthday with a dozen friends on Wednesday afternoon. The celebration kicked off in the morning when the mailman was spotted dropping off big packages at their 10-bedroom home, which were gifts for the birthday boy, the Express reports. At around 4 pm, George's great-grandfather Prince Philip made a surprise visit. Last year, the 94-year-old was unable to make George's first birthday due

  • Kate Middleton has the same Gucci bag as Rachel from 'Friends'

    Could Kate Middleton be taking fashion tips from the hit TV show Friends? While the Duchess has never commented on whether or not she is a fan of the hit series, one Australian stylist noticed that she wore the same bag as Jennifer Aniston's character Rachel did in an episode. "'Rachel' and #KateMiddleton have the same red #Gucci bag! Funny what you notice w watching old reruns of #Friends," wrote the owner of Perth Fashion Twitter account. Kate donned the red Gucci bad in 2012 Photo: Getty Images The bag in question is the Monogram Canvas Horsebit Shoulder Bag/Clutch from Gucci's 1921 Collection, according