Royal wedding gift lists are nothing like the present lists of the public – read what Prince William and Kate Middleton and Prince Harry and Meghan Markle asked for.
With never-ending budgets, historic venues and jaw-dropping gowns, royal weddings are nothing like the ordinary nuptials of members of the public – and their gift lists are unconventional too.
While many brides and grooms put together a gift list of desired items or politely ask for contributions towards a honeymoon, modern royals do nothing of the sort. Instead, they send their guests a list of charities they wish to support and encourage them to donate instead of gifting to the newlyweds.
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Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding gift list
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge supported 26 different charities with their wedding list. A statement issued by Clarence House said: “Having been touched by the goodwill shown to them since the announcement of their…