ANGELINA JOLIE AWARDED HONORARY DAMEHOOD IN RALPH & RUSSO COUTURE 10th October 2014
Hollywood icon and humanitarian, Angelina Jolie received an honorary Damehood from Her Majesty the Queen, wearing a suit by British couture house Ralph & Russo. Accepting this prestigious honour in a dove grey, wool crepe peplum jacket and pencil skirt with cinching belt and silk chiffon bow neck tie, inspired by a tailored piece from the Ralph & Russo Spring/Summer 2014 couture collection.
First look at Angelina Jolie’s Versace wedding dress, embroidered with doodles by her kids What they wore to Buckingham Palace Angelina Jolie made an honorary dame by the Queen The actress and humanitarian opted for a dove grey skirt suit by British couture house Ralph & Russo to pick up the award for services to UK foreign policy and her campaigning to end sexual violence in war zones.
The sober yet stylish bespoke dove grey suit by London-based Ralph & Russo was the perfect choice for Jolie to collect her honorary damehood from HM the Queen.
The actress and humanitarian opted for a dove grey skirt suit by British couture house Ralph & Russo to pick up the award for services to UK foreign policy and her campaigning to end sexual violence in war zones.
She accessorised with pearl earrings and peep-toe heels, with her hair styled in a chic chignon.
It must be one of the more nerve-wracking occasions to decide what to wear for, but Angelina Jolie made the perfect sartorial choice to collect her honorary damehood from the Queen this morning.
Jolie is a well known fan of the brand, which is helmed by Australian couple Tamara Ralph, the designer, and Michael Russo, CEO, but based in London. She has worn their designs for numerous high-profile occasions, as have celebrities including Beyoncé, for whom they have created custom stage costumes, and Cheryl Fernandez-Versini.
Angelina Jolie wearing Ralph & Russo. Photos: Rex
Last year Ralph & Russo, which was founded in 2007, became the first British brand in almost 100 years to be invited by the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture to show at Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week.
The spring/summer 2014 look that inspired Jolie’s suit
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