Princess Alexandra's granddaughter Flora Ogilvy lands new role at V&UN

Princess Alexandra’s granddaughter Flora Ogilvy says she is ‘thrilledas she lands new role as Ambassador of the V&A Museum’s Young Patrons’ Circle

  • Flora Ogilvy, 26, is granddaughter of Queen’s cousin Princess Alexandra
  • Said she is ‘thrilledto have landed role as Ambassador for the V&A Museum
  • The young royal has just celebrated her wedding to Timothy Vesterberg, 26,
  • Nature-loving Flora leads glamorous life of art galleries and walks on the beach
  • Princess Alexandra’s granddaughter Flora Ogilvy has revealed she is ‘thrilledto have landed the new role of Ambassador of the V&A Museum’s Young Patrons’ Circle.

    The low-key royal, 26, who lives and works in London, recently hit the headlines when she married her Swedish beau Timothy Vesterberg, 26, in a ceremony attended by Prince Edward e il Contessa di Wessex at St. James’s Palace.

    Flora, who balances her royal duties, including joining the famiglia reale on the balcony at Buckingham Palace at Trooping The Colour each year, with work as an art consultant, detto Tatler she will ‘focus on education and outreachin the new role.

    Lei disse: ‘During my master’s degree at The Courtauld Institute of Art, The National Art Library of the Victoria & Albert Museum was very inspiring.

    Princess Alexandra's granddaughter Flora Ogilvy has revealed she is 'thrilled' to have landed the new role of Ambassador of the V&A Museum¿s Young Patrons¿ Circle

    Princess Alexandra’s granddaughter Flora Ogilvy has revealed she is ‘thrilledto have landed the new role of Ambassador of the V&A Museum’s Young Patrons’ Circle

    Meanwhile Euthymia Procopé, Senior Manager of the Young Patrons’ Circle, said they are ‘delightedthat Flora would be representing the team.

    Lei ha aggiunto: ‘With her incredible energy, charm and outreach, we are confident she will bring added vibrancy to our lively group of budding philanthropists.’

    The V&A’s Young Patrons’ Circle was recently launched and brings together a ‘dynamic new group for art and design enthusiasts who share a passion for the designed world and a love for the V&A’.

    Secondo il suo sito web, the ‘vibrant networkof individuals will enjoy ‘behind-the-scenes access at the V&A through curator-led tours, fashion shows, visits to artists’ and designers’ studios and private collections, and invitations to selected private views and exclusive social events.

    Flora, who balances her royal duties, with work as an art consultant, told Tatler she will 'focus on education and outreach' in the new role

    Flora, who balances her royal duties, with work as an art consultant, told Tatler she will ‘focus on education and outreachin the new role

    Membership starts at an annual contribution of £1,000, comprising £400 to cover membership benefits and a voluntary donation of £600 eligible for Gift Aid.

    The news comes days after Flora shared a glimpse into her wedding to beau Timothy online.

    Flora originally tied the knot with the Swedish financier, 27, nel mese di settembre 2020 con la coppia che si scambia i voti in una cerimonia privata al St James's Palace tra le rigide restrizioni di Covid.

    However the couple were joined by friends and family at St James in September as their marriage was blessed.

    Euthymia Procopé, Senior Manager of the Young Patrons¿ Circle, said the team were 'delighted' that Flora would be representing the team

    Euthymia Procopé, Senior Manager of the Young Patrons’ Circle, said the team were ‘delightedthat Flora would be representing the team

    Posting two previously unseen snaps on Instagram la settimana scorsa, Flora shared a glimpse inside the church as she walked down the aisle alongside her cousin Marina Windsor, la scrittura: ‘So grateful.

    In another black-and-white photo, the bride could be seen snuggling up with new husband Timothy.

    Flora wore a stunning white lace bridal Phillipa Lepley gown, a pearl detailed tiara, and held a small posy, later posing with her husband underneath an archway adorned with white flowers.

    Dopo, attendees arrived at exclusive London hotel Claridge’s where they could be seen gathering in a bar area and enjoyed a traditional Swedish toast to the bride and groom.

    Princess Alexandra's granddaughter Flora shared a glimpse into her wedding to beau Timothy Vesterberg online last week

    Princess Alexandra’s granddaughter Flora shared a glimpse into her wedding to beau Timothy Vesterberg online last week

    In another image shared by Flora, the royal can be seen walking down the aisle of a church followed by her maid of honour Marina Windsor

    In another image shared by Flora, the royal can be seen walking down the aisle of a church followed by her maid of honour Marina Windsor

    Tra gli ospiti dell'evento di benedizione a St James’ erano il principe Edoardo e Sophie Wessex, che sorrideva alle telecamere quando arrivavano.

    L'anno scorso, Flora ha condiviso gli scatti del giorno del suo matrimonio dopo aver sposato Timothy in una cerimonia discreta tra le restrizioni di Covid-19.

    A causa delle rigide restrizioni Covid sui matrimoni in quel momento, alla coppia è stato permesso di avere solo un piccolo gruppo di familiari e amici per partecipare al loro grande giorno.

    Flora ha annunciato la notizia del matrimonio a settembre 2020 con un post su Instagram in cui ha detto: "Siamo davvero felicissimi e non vediamo l'ora di festeggiare il prossimo anno.’

    Timothy e Flora sembravano felicissimi di celebrare il loro grande giorno con amici e familiari dopo essersi inizialmente sposati l'anno scorso in mezzo alle restrizioni di Covid-19

    Timothy e Flora sembravano felicissimi di celebrare il loro grande giorno con amici e familiari dopo essersi inizialmente sposati l'anno scorso in mezzo alle restrizioni di Covid-19

    The wedding was attended by a host of royals, including Countess Sophie Wessex and Prince Edward (nella foto)

    The wedding was attended by a host of royals, including Countess Sophie Wessex and Prince Edward (nella foto)

    Nato a Edimburgo, Flora è cresciuta in una casa di campagna del 1780 sulla costa orientale della Scozia, prima che i suoi genitori si trasferissero a Nantucket, dove ora vivono.

    Ex giocatore professionista di hockey su ghiaccio nella sua nativa Svezia, la splendida bionda svedese è un appuntamento fisso sulla pagina Instagram di Flora da quando si sono incontrati nel maggio dello scorso anno.

    Si ritiene che la coppia abbia avuto una storia d'amore travolgente dopo essersi incontrata e aver annunciato il loro fidanzamento a novembre 2019.

    Condividendo la notizia del suo fidanzamento su Instagram, ha pubblicato: 'Siamo fidanzati! Il mio amato Timothy mi ha chiesto di sposarlo e siamo beatamente felici.’

    La nipote della principessa Alexandra, Flora, ha sposato per la prima volta Timothy in una cerimonia sobria lo scorso settembre tra le rigide restrizioni di Covid

    La nipote della principessa Alexandra, Flora, ha sposato per la prima volta Timothy in una cerimonia sobria lo scorso settembre tra le rigide restrizioni di Covid

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