Queen victoria wedding ring. 175 years ago queen victoria introduced a new era of bridal standards. 24 may 1819 22 january 1901 was queen of the united kingdom of great britain and ireland from 20 june 1837 until her death. Who designed queen victorias wedding dress. Queen victoria restored the reputation of the british monarchy tarnished by the extravagance of her royal uncles.
In her journal entry of 10 february 1840 queen victoria records details of her wedding to prince albert including a small sketch of her wreath and veil. See all the photos from the royal wedding of catherine kate middleton to prince william at westminster abbey charlene wittstock chelsea davy pippa middleton. Queen victorias attention to detail when planning her wedding set many bridal customs in place that remain dear to us today. Originally purchased for the future queen mary by a committee of girls from great britain and ireland to celebrate her 1893 wedding this tiara is now a staple in.