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Contrast that with Pippa's almost saucy arrival, complete with bridesmaids and pageboys - very much the dynamic centre of activity.They claim that Meghan's relationship with Prince Harry is in danger, why?
As Kate walked from car to cathedral door, the tiny movements of her waving hand almost lost in the folds of wedding dress, it was Pippa, behind her, glowing in that deceptively simple dress, arranging the train and smiling merrily around, who captured most of our attention. The 'rear of the year' at her sister's wedding in The question is, why?
Why allow Pippa to so nearly eclipse her older sister? On this of all days? One possibility is that Pippa was deliberately made to stand out, in order to emphasise the biddable readiness of Kate to submerge herself instantly, entirely, into the royal family. There is nothing of Diana to Kate, Duchess of Cambridge. She has not one jot of the skittish, awkward, fragile self-obsession of Diana, those qualities of magnetism and destructiveness that made so much mischief for the royal family.
Kate is as dutiful as if she had been bred to a life of public servitude and private discretion, seemingly effortless in the abdication of any real personality, in favour of a round of carefully-managed photo opportunities and appearances under which she seems not to chafe at all.
And, perhaps the holding up of Pippa, was one way of emphasising this comparative self-effacement of Kate's. Pippa Middleton Another possibility, one much-favoured at the time by those cynics who were ever-ready to cast Carole Middleton as a kind of cartoon- scheming mama, was that she was deliberately showcasing her youngest daughter in order to position her as an opportunity.
As if the royal wedding were, as well as being the culmination of one set of maternal ambitions, the launch pad for a second set. A kind of giant advertising billboard, the most prestigious in the world - a reminder, perhaps, to other European royals that there was another Middleton girl available; one now connected with the richest royal family in Europe.
It certainly looked, for a while, as if Pippa might well further the most dazzling dreams.
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Indeed, much was made, for a short time, of the apparent chemistry between her and Prince Harry, but it didn't take. Best man Prince Harry and Maid of Honour Pippa Middleton on the balcony at Buckingham Palace after the Royal Wedding of Prince William to Catherine Middleton on April 29, No eligible prince or minor royal stepped out of the shadows to take his place beside Pippa on the various ski slopes, beaches and mountain ranges where she shows to such advantage.
Instead, and despite saying, "I was surprised and I still don't understand it", of her sudden fame, she seemed determined to forge a career for herself. These, naturally, were turned down. Instead, Pippa, it seemed, was going to concentrate on developing herself within the context of the core Middleton brand - party planning.
Indeed, one of the hallmarks of both Middleton sisters is the way in which they are such 'good' daughters, products of what has always been billed as a careful, rather strict, middle-class upbringing. Sporty, healthy, hard-working, doing everything expected of them as well as they could; Pippa has said that as children, "we had to eat everything on our plate and not be fussy about food. There were times when I would be sitting at the table after lunch or dinner, having not eaten something because I decided I didn't like it and actually remaining there until I had eaten it.
A Year of Festivities for Families and Friends, duly published inand enthusiastically slated everywhere.
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Splash News It was a book so bad that you half-expected to hear it was a joke - like the fake Twitter account set up for Pippa's backside. In it, Pippa recommends preparing ice for drinks by 'filling trays with water well before your party'. To stop cakes going stale, she advises storing them in 'an airtight tin', and recommends that hot drinks for picnics should be poured from flasks into 'mugs or paper cups'. Largely silent at the time, and despite the universal derision, Pippa later said of the book: She was also the public face of the Middleton's Party Pieces company, writing a monthly blog, giving tips for Christmases or recipes for chicken and leek pie.
Then there was the sports side of things. Pippa has always been sports mad. She won a scholarship to Marlborough, the school she and Kate attended where she was known as 'Perfect Pippa'and has worked her way around the world recently via a number of extreme challenges, including a 3,mile cycle ride across the United States, a mile swimming and running race in Sweden, and a 14,ft climb of the Matterhorn in Switzerland.
To fit with this, Pippa apparently considered personal training and a nutrition range, as well as working with a number of sports brands, all understandably mad keen to be associated with her in any capacity.
But it didn't happen, and the media career stalled almost before it properly started. The Spectator and Vanity Fair columns were quietly given up, even the Party Pieces blog is now written by someone called 'Rebecca'.
So right from the beginning, nothing was too fine for her little nephew.
After Charlotte was born, Pippa went on a teeny-clothing-buying spree at Amaia, a favorite London baby boutique known for their British brands. And, you know, we support each other and get each other's opinions and things. Mike and Carole Middleton, Kate's parents, "have been really loving and caring and really fun, and have been really welcoming towards me, so I've felt really a part of the family," William said in in the joint interview he and Kate gave upon announcing their engagement.
Kate attended Pippa's bachelorette weekend in March, a ski retreat in Meribel, France—Carole and Mike footed the bill for a private jet and the ladies reportedly stayed in a luxurious chalet where they were treated like, well, royalty. That also happened to be the weekend William went skiing and "dancing" with his mates and caused a bit of a stir on the home front by missing a Commonwealth Day service.
When Pippa and James announced their engagement last July, Kate and William said they were "absolutely delighted with the news. Michael Middleton is expected to walk Pippa down the aisle, as he did with Kate. After the ceremony at St. Mark's, the bride's parents will be hosting a reception at their sprawling estate in Bucklebury. A source close to designer Giles Deacon's team he hasn't been officially confirmed as Pippa's wedding dress designer, but he's the reigning favorite tells E!