Princess Diana's Best Fashion Moments


Princess Diana will forever be one of the closest royal members to our hearts and one of the many reasons she is, is her marvelous fashion sense. As she became more accustomed to the attention, she grew more bold with her style. She showed us how to embrace the exceptional 80’s trends, from rocking shoulder pads to wearing polka dots. Explore Princess Diana’s most memorable fashion moments through the years below. 


February 1981

Posing for photos in a bow blouse and cobalt skirt set as the royal couple finally announced their engagement.


July 1981

Wearing a summery floral Donald Campbell dress paired with a beautiful pearl choker while boarding the Royal Yacht for her honeymoon cruise.


April 1985

Wearing an elegant pink polka dot-patterned bright pink dress designed by, again, Donald Campbell, for a tour in Rome.


May 1986

Wearing a beautiful V-neck blue dress with more polka dots all over


July 1986

Wearing what she previously described as her favorite gown ever, designed by David and Elizabeth Emanuel at the German Embassy in London. 


May 1987

Wearing a perfectly draped light blue chiffon gown to a Cannes event.


June 1988

Matching her outfit with her son Prince Harry's, in the cutest way possible, to watch a parade for the Queen's birthday. 


January 1989

Wearing a pink gown with a blue floral pattern and a classy slit to the Royal Opera House in London.


November 1989

Wearing her one and only "Elvis Dress" (and  to a reception in Hong Kong. The sparkle is just to die for.


September 1991

Wearing a stunning one-shoulder pink and white floral evening gown to a movie premiere. 


November 1994

Wearing her most iconic little black dress. The dress is infamously known as Princess Diana’s revenge dress because she wore it to a Vanity Fair party the same evening Charles had publicly admitted to cheating on her.


March 1997

Wearing a sparky blue dress and kitten heeled shoes at the English Ballet's Swan Lake performance. 

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