Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume’s Pre-Wedding Gala

Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie of Luxembourg are celebrating their 5th Anniversary tomorrow. In honour of the occasion, we are taking a look back to their glittering pre-wedding dinner on this day in 2012-

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After a civil ceremony officially married Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume and Countess Stephanie de Lannoy in the afternoon of October 19th, Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Theresa hosted a grand gala dinner at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxembourg City. In attendance were almost all European Royal Families, gathered for the wedding of the last heir of the generation.

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Grand Duke Henri wore Uniform with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Grand Duchess Maria Theresa wore an Elie Saab gown with the Chaumet Pearl and Diamond Choker Tiara. Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume wore Uniform with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie wore a Elie Saab gown with the Vine Leaves Tiara. Prince Felix, Prince Louis, and Prince Sebastian wore White Tie with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Princess Alexandra wore a puce gown with the small floral tiara. Princess Tessy wore a red gown with Grand Duchess Marie-Adélaïde’s Tiara.

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Princess Margaretha of Luxembourg wore a red Elie Saab gown with the Aquamarine Bandeau Tiara. Princess Marie Astrid of Luxembourg wore a red gown with the Emerald Peacock Tiara. Princess Sibylla wore a navy gown with Queen Victoria Eugenie’s Aquamarine Tiara, borrowed from her own family.

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King Harald of Norway wore Uniform with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Queen Sonja wore a blue gown with Queen Maud’s Pearl Tiara. Crown Prince Haakon wore Uniform with the Sash and Star of the Order of Adolph of Nassau. Crown Princess Mette Marit wore a red Pucci gown with her Diamond Daisy Bandeau. Princess Martha Louise wore a sequinned gown with King Olav’s Gift Tiara.

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Queen Paola wore a navy gown with Queen Elisabeth’s Diamond Bandeau. King Albert and the then Crown Prince Philippe wore Uniform with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Then Crown Princess Mathilde wore a blue gown with her Laurel Wreath Tiara. Queen Fabiola wore a purple gown with a diamond flower in her hair. Princess Astrid wore a green Elie Saab with her Savoy Aosta Tiara. Princess Claire wore a green gown with her Pearl and Diamond Tiara. Prince Lorenz and Prince Laurent wore White Tie with the Order of Adolph of Nassau.

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Then Crown Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands wore Uniform with the Sash of the Order of the Oak Crown. Crown Princess Maxima wore a Jan Taminiau gown with the Dutch Mellerio Ruby Parure. Princess Sarvath of Jordan wore a red sari with her Diamond Tiara. Princess Lalla Salma of Morocco wore a black Kaftan with diamond choker and earrings.

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Queen Silvia wore a pink and turquoise gown with the Nine Prong Tiara and King Carl XVI Gustaf’s Portrait Brooch. Crown Princess Victoria wore an Elie Saab gown with the Cut Steel Bandeau and King Carl XVI Gustaf’s Portrait Brooch.

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Queen Margrethe wore a green lace gown with her Floral Aigrette Tiara. Prince Henrik wore White Tie with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Crown Prince Frederik wore White Tie with the Order of Adolph of Nassau. Crown Princess Mary wore a Jasper Hovring gown with the Danish Ruby Parure, only of only two times she has worn it outside Denmark.

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King Constantine of Greece wore White Tie with the Sash and Star of the Order of the Gold Lion of the House of Nassau. Queen Anne Marie wore a purple gown with the Khedive of Egypt Tiara, her aquamarine pendant, and large aquamarine brooch. Crown Princess Marie Chantal wore Elie Saab with the Miller Fringe Tiara. Crown Prince Pavlos wore White Tie with the Order of the Redeemer.

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Princess Caroline of Hanover and Monaco wore a Chanel gown with her Cartier Pearl Drop Tiara and Princess Charlotte’s Fringe. Princess Marie of Liechtenstein wore a grey gown with a pearl choker and diamond earrings.

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Queen Margarita of Bulgaria wore a turquoise and black gown with a pendent necklace. King Simeon wore White Tie and the Order of Saints Cyril and Methodius and Prince Kyril wore White Tie the Royal Order of Saint Alexander. Princess Miriam wore a silver gown with her Tiara. Crown Princess Margaretha of Romania wore an aubergine gown with the Romanian Greek Key Tiara and her Fleur de lys brooch. Prince Radu wore White Tie.

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The Countess of Wessex wore a Bruce Oldfield gown with her Five Aquamarine Tiara, the Queen’s King Khalid Diamond Necklace, and Royal Family Order of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Crown Prince Alexander of Serbia wore White Tie with Orders. Crown Princess Katherine wore a pink gown with her Diamond Tiara. The Prince of Venice and Piedmont wore White Tie with Orders. Princess Clotilde wore Elie Saab with a small bandeau. The Duke of Braganza wore White Tie with Orders. The Duchess wore a black gown with her Diamond Bandeau Tiara.

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