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6 Times The Queen Colourblocked Like A Boss

90 years of rockin' it.

21/04/2016 13:38

The Queen is the longest-reigning British monarch - and in her many years on the throne she has boasted a wonderfully colourful wardrobe.  

Even as she celebrates her 90th birthday, the Queen has proven her mastery of colourblocking, which never fails to impress. Take a peek at some of her sartorial highlights below and enjoy her finest moments. 

  • Easter church service, April 2016
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    Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh leave after the Easter Sunday church service at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor.
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  • Royal visit to Prince's Trust Centre 8 March, 2016
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    Queen Elizabeth II and the Prince of Wales shake hands with the Lord Lieutenant and staff members as they leave the Princes' Trust Centre in Kennington, London following a visit to mark the 40th anniversary of the charity.
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  • Commonwealth reception 9 March, 2015
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    Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh are greeted by the Lord Mayor of the City of London Jeffrey Mountevans (left) as they arrive a reception to mark Commonwealth week at the Guildhall in London.
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  • Unveiling a plaque at St Columba's Church 3 December 2015
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    Queen Elizabeth II meets the congregation before unveiling a plaque at St Columba's Church in London at a service of thanksgiving and a reception to celebrate the Sixtieth anniversary of the re-dedication of the church building.
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    Queen Elizabeth II meets Roger Claypitt, a stonemason who laid the keystone with The Queen Mother in 1950, at St Columba's Church in London.
  • Visiting the Crossrail Site, 23 February, 2013
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    Queen Elizabeth II departs following a visit to the construction site of the Bond Street Crossrail Station in London.
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  • Queen carries out engagements in Windsor April 20, 2016
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    Queen Elizabeth II arrives to officially open the new bandstand at Alexandra Gardens, Windsor, as the monarch begins her 90th birthday celebrations.
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    Queen Elizabeth II arrives to officially open the new bandstand at Alexandra Gardens, Windsor, as the monarch begins her 90th birthday celebrations.

If you want to see more of the Queen's kick-ass wardrobe, there are three special exhibitions to celebrate her style, being staged at Palace of Holyroodhouse, Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle. 

Fashioning a Reign will chart significant events in The Queen's life and the nation's history through her clothing and will run from Thursday, 21 April 2016 to Sunday, 8 January 2017.

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