The most powerful leaders in the world met at the G7 in Cornwall but the undisputed protagonist was the Queen Elizabeth. The sovereign took part in three events, two as part of the meeting between the great of the Earth and one entirely dedicated to her. These were difficult weeks for Elizabeth who, on April 9, 2021, lost her husband Filippo. The Queen, however, seems to have found her smile on the occasion of these days full of appointments. His serenity was also conveyed by the look.
The Crown protocol provides for 8 days of official mourning, in which people dress in black and interrupt talks and events. For the disappearance of Filippo the period of respect had been extended until 22 April only for members closest to the Duke of Edinburgh. Already on April 27 the Queen Elizabeth she had dedicated herself to her first official engagement, a video link, for which she had chosen a floral outfit. It is precisely with the bright colors and floral patterns that we are used to seeing the Queen for a long time. After the total black required for the death of her husband, the sovereign returned to her beloved shades.
Elizabeth cuts the cake with the sword
Together with Camilla of Cornwall and yes Kate Middleton, the Queen Elizabeth has imprisoned part The Big Lunch, the great lunch organized for the protagonists of the G7 at the Eden Project. The location includes over 100 thousand plants from all continents and Elisabetta could only get dressed floral. In a good mood and always smiling, the Queen chatted lovingly with those present, then cut the sumptuous cake with a sword, under the amused eyes of all. On her arm she carried the inevitable black handbag of Launer while white gloves have appeared on the hands.
The birthday party
The next day, at Windsor Castle, Elizabeth attended the Trooping the Colour, the annual ceremony that officially celebrates the Queen’s birthday. Despite the Queen Elizabeth birthday on 21 April, is celebrated on the second Saturday in June, in the hope of more favorable climatic conditions. Keeping the rhythm of the music with her foot, the sovereign, accompanied by her 85-year-old cousin Edoardo, Duke of Kent, enjoyed the party for his 95th birthday. In a blue coat with yellow flower embroidery on the neck, paired with a feathered hat, Elisabetta appeared radiant once again.
With the Bidens for tea
As a final engagement of this busy weekend, Elizabeth organized tea in Windsor for Jill e Joe Biden. The American President and the First Lady, in a signed blue suit Adam Lippes, they entertained with the Queen for a private conversation, after attending a parade in the castle garden. Floral also on this occasion for the sovereign, graceful with a pink printed sheath dress. “I think he is not offended but he reminded me of my mother, with her generosity”, commented Biden, referring to the monarch. It was certainly a pleasure for everyone to see the Queen Elizabeth so peaceful and, again, covered with flowers.