Meet Letizia Ortiz: Spain’s new ‘middle-class Queen’
We have all been seeing headlines gracing every media outlet with images of the newest Queen of Spain, Queen Letizia. Move over Kate Middleton, looks like there’s some royal competition between the commoner turn royal in Europe.
Letizia Ortiz a former journalist, married to Prince Felipe, has been one to talk about with her impeccable fashion sense. From gowns fitted in luxurious fabrics to silk pants and splashes of colour, this Queen will be one to watch.
While Spanish media has been tracking the royal couple throughout their courtship and 10-year marriage, Felipe and Letizia have been fully catapulted into the public eye now that Juan Carlos has handed over the throne to his son.
See the new Queen’s top fashion moments here:
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