• Hat's that: did the Queen's headgear allude to Brexit?

    7 days ago - By The Guardian

    In a pared-down ceremony - though her crown got its own car - the Queen seemed to wave goodbye to the EU via her outfit Is today the Queen's Damascene moment? We only ask because today, as she opened parliament and laid out the government's intention to deliver the eight bills necessary for Brexit, the Queen - long thought to be a Brexiteer - wore a hat that bore a strong resemblance to the European Union flag. The hat itself was glorious. A shade of papal purple, with yellow flowers, she wore it with a matching day-coat and dress in a print not a world away from Balenciaga's spring/summer...
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