It is certain to be the wedding of the century. When fetching commoner Kate Middleton marries HRH Prince William of Wales, everything about the event will be scrutinized immediately the world over and will ultimately go down in history — starting with The Dress. WWD asked numerous designers for suggestions. Thought it’s unlikely we’ve hit on the winner — the only Brit to submit was Elizabeth Emanuel, who, with her then-husband David, designed Diana Spencer’s storybook extravaganza in 1981 — the offerings here provide alluring ideas for Kate’s consideration.
This story first appeared in the December 15, 2010 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.