Sophie, Countess of Wessex, looked ‘stunning’ in a £2,000 gown for the Grand Prix.
At the British Grand Prix yesterday, SOPHIE, COUNTESS OF WESSEX, and Prince Edward paid a visit to the McLaren team garage. The Countess chose a lovely pink gown for the occasion.
Sophie, Countess of Wessex, and Prince Edward paid a visit to the McLaren facility at Silverstone yesterday. The couple met drivers Lando Norris and Daniel Ricciardo, as well as their crew, who are teaming up with the DofE to promote the charity’s new fundraising challenge.
The Countess chose a breezy pink outfit for the hottest day of the year thus far.
The sleeveless gown, designed by Alaa, is a new addition to the royal’s collection.
The White Jacquard-Knit Midi Dress has a fitted bodice and a pleated skirt and costs £2,190.
It comes in a variety of colors, but the Countess chose a summery pink with a white hem.
Sophie accessorized with a favorite pair of heeled heels and a tote in the same color family.
Penelope Chivers’ High Mary Jane Leather Espadrilles retail for £149 and are a staple in the Countess’ wardrobe.
“This high wedge type is produced for us by professional Spanish artisans in the traditional fashion with real hand stitching and woven meccanica detail,” according to the description.
“The Mary Jane is a tried-and-true classic design with a closed front and back that will last you through the spring and summer months.”
The Countess wore a little white clutch purse by Sophie Habsburg, which matched her heels.
The Moneypenny clutch bag is available in a variety of colors and costs roughly £300.
It has a front flap closing, an internal zip pocket, and satin interior lining.
Sophie is an ardent supporter of the Italian-made designer label.
The queen completed her ensemble with a little pendant necklace and a pair of black sunglasses.
Royal enthusiasts flocked to Instagram to express their admiration for the pinked gown.
“Unusual color for Sophie, but she looks nice in pink,” one user said.
“Wonderful Sophie!” wrote another.
“That style is so lovely and stylish yet very expensive,” said a third.
The Countess attended Wimbledon alongside Princess Beatrice, who flaunted her growing baby belly.
Sophie wore a stunning polka dot outfit from London-based for the Ladies Singles Semi-Final matches. “Brinkwire News in Condensed Form.”