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http://www.museumoflondon.org.uk/london-wall/Whats-on/Exhibitions-Displays/A+Royal+Arrival.htm As the world waits for the arrival of the newest member of the Royal Family, we showcase some of the royal baby clothing in the Museum of London's fashion and costume collection. Fashion Curator Timothy Long takes a look at some of the most exquisite pieces, including clothes worn by Queen Victoria's children.
While the world eagerly awaits the birth of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's first baby, our joint chief curator Tracy Borman and curator Deirdre Murphy give an historical perspective on the choice of royal baby names. Filmed at Kensington Palace and Hampton Court Palace.
Andrew Bullock visits Anne Of Cleves House in Lewes for Latest Homes Live. For more information on this beautiful historic building, visit http://sussexpast.co.uk/properties-to-discover/anne-of-cleves-house
The kitchens of Henry VIII at Hampton Court Palace are the largest surviving Renaissance kitchens in Europe. Occupying nearly one third of the ground floor of the Palace, 36,000 square feet they have become internationally famous as the home of Tudor food. Today they are home to a unique project; a team of Food Historians who have been given the challenge to learn from actually using them as they would have been 500 years ago. Here, Marc Meltonville, Project co-ordinator for the Historic Kitchens Team, gives an introduction to Henry VIII's infamous food factory...
Video recreating the floral lace appliqué as seen on the 1950s Norman Hartnell early evening gown, worn by HM The Queen. See this dress in 'Fashion Rules' at Kensington Palace from 4 July 2013.
A glimpse of some historic baby clothes of royal babies past - kept as momentoes by the royal families and now some of the treasures from the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, looked after by us at Hictoric Royal Palaces.