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Kate Middleton Is Not Wearing Wedding Ring in Mother’s Day Photo

Kate Middleton Doesnt Wear Engagement Ring in New Instagram Photo Sparks Speculation

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Princess Kate Middleton is fueling speculation about her marriage to Prince William after she did not wear either her wedding or engagement ring in a new photo.

“Thank you for your kind wishes and continued support over the last two months,” Kate, 42, wrote via Instagram on Sunday, March 10. “Wishing everyone a Happy Mother’s Day.”

The social media upload featured a new photo of Kate and her three children — Prince George, 10, Princess Charlotte, 8, and Prince Louis, 5 — which husband William, 41, snapped earlier this year. In the pic, Kate wraps her arms around Charlotte and Louis while George stands behind the trio.

The Princess of Wales is dressed casually in a pair of blue jeans and an olive jacket as she sits down in a chair. Eagle-eyed social media users noticed that she’s not wearing her Welsh gold wedding band or the sapphire engagement ring she received in 2010 when William proposed. (While William does not typically wear a wedding ring, Kate has long worn her rings to public events and during family portraits.)

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The world watched in awe as Prince William and Princess Kate wed at Westminster Abbey in London on April 29, 2011, and years later, commoners still stand impressed with the couple. Though they didn’t tie the knot until 2011, Kate and William first met 10 years prior while studying history at Scotland’s University of St […]

While social media users speculated the nature of Kate taking off her ring, Town & Country reported that there isn’t a cause for concern. According to the magazine, a palace insider simply pointed out that Kate was at home and posed for a photo taken by her husband.

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Engagement ring sales boom as Christmas lights make for ‘better photos’

More young couples are getting engaged this Christmas as festive decorations make for better social media photographs, jewellers have said.

Sales of engagement rings are up 85pc this December, compared to last year, according to christmas-advert-released/” data-ylk=”slk:retailer John Lewis;elm:context_link;itc:0″retailer John Lewis, and diamonds remain the most popular stone.

Lizzie Hannaford, jewellery buyer at John Lewis, said: “With more Christmas lights in towns, villages and historic properties across Britain, there are lots of very romantic backdrops for a sparkling proposal which looks – as well as feels – magical.

“With #engagement now gathering more than 18.5 billion views on TikTok, it definitely lends itself to sharing the special moment on social media.”

Jessica Flinn-Allen, of jewellers Jessica Flinn, said she’d seen a 12pc rise in rings bought this autumn, and sales were not slowing down ahead of the Christmas break.

She said: “Last year we saw quite a lot of younger proposal couples, people going on trips to see the Christmas lights. They were in their mid-twenties.”

The jeweller said couples were telling her that Christmas was the perfect time for a big engagement, and that young couples were often combining the festive season with a holiday for the proposal.

She said one man had said he was taking his partner to Edinburgh Christmas market to find a beautiful spot to propose, while others had made trips to Chatsworth House in Derbyshire for the Christmas lights.

Ms Flinn-Allen said: “We had a couple last year who went to one of those light shows that they have at country houses, and he proposed in a light tunnel and they made this gorgeous Instagram reel and it was all over their socials.

“It was very much an influencer-style proposal. It was really about the public location and imagery

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Black Engagement Ring Designer Overcomes the Odds and Becomes Celebrity Jeweler

I sat down with celebrity jeweler Jasmine Carter to find out about the amount of support her luxury brand Balacia receives from the Black community.

What percentage of your clients are Black?

“In 2022 we serviced almost 300 clients and less than 5% were Black. I LOVE my incredible clients and it means the world to me to have the support I’ve gotten! Being able to work full-time as a jewelry designer and spend time with my babies is truly a dream; it’s just after a while you start to wonder why there’s such an extreme racial diversity gap.”

Do Black people usually inquire about your jewelry?

“Oftentimes Black women find me on social media and I talk to them about their dream ring design, then they say they’ll pass along my information to their boyfriend. A few months later the woman contacts me again saying her now-fiance went to a major retailer to buy her ring but she still wants me to make her wedding band. It really sucks when I see beautiful Black queens wearing low quality, retail-grade rings, especially knowing that I would’ve made them something much nicer for the same price. I can’t tell you how many times women have contacted me disappointed in their ring yet excited and grateful that he proposed. I don’t understand why some men don’t contact me and at least ask for a quote before going to a corporate retailer. I don’t want nor expect anyone to buy from me just because of my race. I want people to talk to me, feel comfortable, and choose me to make their rings because they see my passion and know I’ll do a better job at it than anyone else.” 

Who typically buys from your business and what products do you offer?

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Bethenny Frankel Defends Showing Off Huge Engagement Ring After Fans Slam Her for Being ‘Too Braggy’

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Bethenny Frankel has never been one to hold back

The 52-year-old TV personality fired back at multiple fans after she was hit with criticism over flaunting her massive engagement ring from fiancé Paul Bernon. The drama unfolded on Tuesday, June 20, after Frankel posted an Instagram video that showed her gushing over the huge rock, which is reportedly 10 carats. 

“Kind of scared about what this might mean for me,” the former Real Housewives of New York City star captioned the social media post. In the comments section fans ripped into Frankel, calling her “showy” and “too braggy.” 

“I have a huge diamond too but I’m never showy about it or try to show off what I own,” one social media user wrote, to which Frankel replied, “Good for you. You may also not have a sense of humor, so you can’t show that off.” 

Frankel proceeded to respond to a different fan who shared, “Love Bethenny. Just a little ick here. It’s beautiful. It’s very, very large. I’m happy for her and she can carry it off, but this is too braggy. It’s not safe to post. Look at what happened to Kim.” (Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in October 2016 while in Paris for Fashion Week. The thieves stole all of her jewelry, including her $4 million engagement ring from then-husband Kanye West.) Frankel asserted, however, that her jewel is secured in a vault and once again encouraged her followers to have a sense of humor.

The Skinny Girl founder doubled down on her stance further after a third critic added, “Money talks … Wealth whispers. Eeek.” 

“It does … not on social media,” Frankel clapped back. “This culture celebrates multi-million dollar weddings in

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Bethenny Frankel Defends Showing Off Blinding Engagement Ring: Details

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“Kind of scared about what this might mean for me,” the former Real Housewives of New York City star captioned the social media post. In the comments section fans ripped into Frankel, calling her “showy” and “too braggy.”

“I have a huge diamond too but I’m never showy about it or try to show off what I own,” one social media user wrote, to which Frankel replied, “Good for you. You may also not have a sense of humor, so you can’t show that off.”

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Frankel proceeded to respond to a different fan who shared, “Love Bethenny. Just a little ick here. It’s beautiful. It’s very, very large. I’m happy for her and she can carry it off, but this is too braggy. It’s not safe to post. Look at what happened to Kim.” (Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in October 2016 while in Paris for Fashion Week. The thieves stole all of her jewelry, including her $4 million engagement ring from then-husband Kanye West.) Frankel asserted, however, that her jewel is secured

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“I Learnt From My Father”: Burn Survivor Opens Up on Fashion Designing, Styling Mercy Aigbe

More often than not, the will to achieve one’s dream and succeed is often stronger than whatever curveball life throws at us. This is reflected in the story of Charles Richard Aghedo, a burn survivor who runs a thriving fashion empire.

At age 27, Charles Richard Aghedo has dressed some Nigerian celebrities Kim Oprah and most recently, Mercy Aigbe.

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The Kogi State University graduate of Philosophy who runs the fashion brand, Kaalon Luxury, makes beautiful designs for both fashionable men and women and has a combined Instagram following of over 14,000.

In a chat with Legit.ng’s Kumashe Yaakugh, the talented Abuja-based designer opened up about his love for designer and styling celebrities.

Growing up, Aghedo watched his father design dresses and soon grew a love for the art of dress-making when he was in primary school.

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Aghedo’s passion for sewing and a scarring incident from childhood

“I would go to his shop after closing hours at school,” he recounts.

Interestingly, his zeal for fashion designer grew despite an an encounter that left him permanently scarred.

“I got accidentally scalded with hot water on my hands when I was one year and 6 months. Back then, there was no funds to provide me with adequate treatment so I had some of the tissues on the right hand joined together and I grew up that way.”

But despite growing up with scarred hands, it did not stop Aghedo from chasing his dreams of becoming a top fashion designer.

So, he put in the work required in building his brand. However, it came at a price as in 2018, he experienced

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‘I was raging’: British Muslim influencer Salma Masrour on fashion and anti-hijab prejudice

At a Yemeni cafe close to Warren Street station in central London, I meet the modest fashion influencer Salma Masrour.

Months after a high-profile incident of alleged hijab discrimination at a Paris restaurant, it’s back to business as usual for the social media star.

Dressed in black workout gear, the influencer has just returned from Dubai and says she doesn’t have a lot of time left before her yoga class.

‘We’re not seen for our talents or our work, we’ve become like a diversity tick box. Sometimes at events, I’m the only one in hijab’

– Salma Masrour

“Because of my job, I spend so much time on social media, I really need time away from my phone, even if it’s just for 45 minutes,” the 26-year-old Londoner says.

The day’s monochrome palette is a stark contrast to the vibrant and colourful outfits she usually dresses in.

Her preferred look combines sophisticated, tailored elements, with street style, while conforming to Islamic ideals of modesty.

After graduating with a degree in pharmacy, Masrour fell into the world of lifestyle influencing, catering to one of fashion’s most lucrative demographics: Muslim women and those looking for so-called “modest style”.

The sector has grown rapidly in recent decades with fashion outlets from H&M to Burberry releasing modest lines and even advertising their collections using hijab-wearing models.

It’s a space where figures like Masrour have been able to establish a name for themselves, advertising “looks” that their followers can either imitate or adapt.

Masrour, who lives in the UK and is of Moroccan descent, has over 180,000 followers on Instagram where she shares photos and videos of her style choices, as well as video blogs on her lifestyle and travel experiences.

“I’ve been doing this for seven years now,” she tells Middle East

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Amidst of conflicting reports, Katie Price displays her ring

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In the midst of conflicting reports, Katie Price displays her engagement ring

  • With split rumours circulating about her and Carl Woods, Katie Price’s engagement ring has once again caught the attention of online users.

The mother of six is alleged to have made the announcement during a drunken night out, but Carl has suggested otherwise by posting a video of the model still sporting her engagement ring.

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This week, the 44-year-old ex-model first gave rise to divorce rumours when she was seen in a family photo without her engagement ring. Carl was not present.

Three weeks after disappearing from social media for “personal reasons,” the troubled star could be seen in her stepfather Paul’s Instagram photo.

Recently, it has been asserted that she has been claiming to be happily single.

It has also been reported that she went on a solo night out and chatted with onlookers about her romantic life.

Katie was letting her hair down and telling people that her engagement to Carl was over, a source told The Sun.

She claimed that the couple had been fighting constantly while on vacation and that she had decided to end the relationship when they got back home.

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Those who are close to Katie hope that their rocky romance is finally over because it has affected her.

Despite Katie’s alleged comments, Carl seemed to imply that they were still engaged on Thursday when he shared a brief Instagram video of Katie proudly displaying her stunning

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Katie Price is seen without her engagement ring as she poses without Carl Woods

Katie Price was pictured without her engagement ring in a recent family photo in which her fiancé Carl Woods was absent.

The embattled 44-year-old was seen in her stepdad Paul’s Instagram snap which he captioned ‘family time’. 

She appeared happy, surrounded by her loved ones, three weeks after coming off social media for ‘personal reasons.’ 

What's the latest? Katie was seen without her engagement ring as she posed without Carl in a family snap - three weeks after she came off social media for 'personal reasons'

What’s the latest? Katie Price was seen without her engagement ring as she posed without Carl Woods in a family snap – three weeks after she came off social media for ‘personal reasons’

Nothing to see here: The diamond sparkler was off

Nothing to see here: The diamond sparkler was off 

Sharing a statement on her Instagram Katie, wrote: ‘I will be coming off all social media for a period of time. I need to take time off for personal reasons. 

‘Thank you to all my loyal fans for always supporting me xxx’.

The reality star turned off comments on the post, which she captioned with several heart emojis.

Katie’s new arm tattoos where visible in the snap but there was no sign of the huge diamond ring her fiancé had given her. 

It’s not clear if Carl, 33, was with the family on the day. 

Katie’s social media hiatus comes after her ex Kieran Hayler’s fiancée Michelle Penticost made a thinly-veiled dig at her after she missed her daughter Princess’ 15th birthday. 

Michelle, 39, who has been in embroiled in a legal battle with the star, took a swipe after Katie jetted off to Thailand with Carl before her daughter’s birthday. 

Katie avoided a jail term for breaking the rules of a restraining order and calling Michelle a ‘gutter s**g’. 

Silence: Katie's social media hiatus comes after her ex Kieran Hayler's fiancée Michelle Penticost made a thinly-veiled dig at her after she missed her daughter Princess' 15th birthday

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