June 30, 2011

remembering Princess Diana

On what would have been her 50th birthday on July 1st, Time Magazine uncovers 50 rare images of Princess Diana. 
 Here are some of my favorites...

What I remember most about Princess Diana is her love for her sons Prince William and Prince Harry, and her devotion to others through her work with charities like the National AIDS Trust and the International Campaign to Ban Landmines.  And, of course, her beauty and sense of style are undeniable.  She seems to wear her heart on her sleeve in these images, and I think that's why we are still mesmerized by her. 

I love the way William and Harry always show their respect and devotion to their mother, and honor her with continuing to champion her charity work and hosting the Concert for Diana held in 2007.   

ciao! fabiana

Photo Credit: Time Magazine and People Magazine


Anna-Alina said...

Beauty photos!You have cute blog!I follow you!
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es133 said...

Hi Fabiana,

Thank you for your lovely comment on our blog!! It was very sweet of you!! May I in return say how lovely your blog is instead??


Barb said...

I loved her. She had such grace for her age.

Barb ♥

Aloha Acres said...

She was a beautiful lady. Thanks for sharing. I hadn't seen these.

Visiting from FF&P.

Staci Edwards said...


Anonymous said...

What lovely pictures of a lovely lady! Wasn't she so pretty and had the most gorgeous soulful eyes.
Thank you so much for popping in to see me.
be a sweetie,
Shelia ;)

Suzy www.savedbysuzy.blogspot.com said...

Thanks for inviting me to your blog. What great pics! I especially love one with her and family swimming off the boat and the other swimming pic...she looked so happy, in a not so happy life!

beth said...

Thanks for this lovely post. I hadn't realised it was her 50th birthday today.Beautiful images!
Beth x

Anonymous said...

Truly beautiful post, so thankful for the reminder. These images are stunning, that first one is just breathtaking. Thanks again for sharing, Happy Birthday Princess Diana!
-Jessica & Holly

Anonymous said...

Lovely tribute to a lovely Lady.

I share her birthdate - July 1st - so I have an extra special place in my heart for her! I love that Mother Teresa knew and loved Princess Di and vice versa - the famous photo of the two of them together always touches my heart!

Thanks for sharing -

Have a wonderful Friday and a
very Happy Fourth!


Bring Pretty Back said...

Thank you so much for your you tube video help! It worked! THANK YOU!
I know - you could just FEEL the love she had for her sons. so touching. She was so amazing and all she wanted was to be happy - sadly I don't think she had a lot of that.
Charles , didn't help matters.
Have a great holiday weekend and
have a PRETTY day!

Kate Spears said...

Oh Fabiana...such gorgeous images! I'm so glad you left me a comment over at Southern Belle Simple so I could come back and visit you here! I love the emotion in Diana's face in these images...I know this day must be difficult for her sons, but I'm sure they know how much she was adored by everyone. Sweet post!

annie@mostlovelythings said...

I always love seeing images of Princess Diana!

Pamela Terry and Edward said...

Such a wonderful collection of photographs.

Sarah said...

Beautiful! Hard to realize that she would now be 50 years old. Her beauty still captivates me.

Jessie said...

These are such a beautiful collection of photographs. Love these images, thanks for sharing.

Lovely blog, by the way. Thanks for stopping by today. A new follower.


Unknown said...

what a great post...i love these pictures....she was an amazing mother even after her death she continued to mother them through her fans.
Thanks for linking up to semi wordless Wednesday!
Have a great week!


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