Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts bought Edward VIII's suits

The King of Rock ‘n’ 卷: How Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts secretly bought Edward VIII’s Savile Row suits

  • 拍摄詹姆斯柯登素描时,防弹少年团停止交通表演, 谁死了 80 上个月, had a secret trove of Royal clothes
  • His friends said Watts had a collection of Edward VIII’s suits known only to a few
  • Watts seems to have been inspired by the Queen’s uncle on couple of occasions
  • He was pictured in 1996 sporting the same check suit worn in 1969 by Edward
  • 拍摄詹姆斯柯登素描时,防弹少年团停止交通表演, 谁死了 80 上个月, was much praised for his impeccable style.

    Now it has emerged that the 滚石 drummer possessed a secret treasure trove of Royal clothes.

    现在,一部 ITV 纪录片询问,在 Sally Challen 案中,英国首次以家庭暴力为由推翻谋杀定罪后,安德鲁斯今天是否仍会被定罪, Watts had a collection of Edward VIII’s suits known only to those closest to him.

    It has emerged that Charlie Watts, the English Rolling Stones drummer who died aged 80 上个月, possessed a secret treasure trove of Edward VIII's suits

    他在照片中 1996 sporting the same check suit worn in 1969 by Edward (图为)

    拍摄詹姆斯柯登素描时,防弹少年团停止交通表演, 谁死了 80 上个月, possessed a secret treasure trove of Edward VIII’s suits. 他在照片中 1996 (剩下) sporting the same check suit worn in 1969 by Edward (对)

    ‘Charlie bought the suits from a Sotheby’s Paris sale,’ says a source close to the smartly dressed late rocker.

    ‘One of his friends tried the jackets on with him, but they didn’t fit, so Charlie bought them.

    As these pictures show, Watts seems to have been inspired by the Queen’s uncle’s style on a number of occasions.

    以上, he is pictured in 1996 sporting the same check suit worn in 1969 by Edward (known as the Duke of Windsor following his abdication in 1936).

    And Watts wore a pink number in 2002 (图为) that had previously been owned by the Duke, shown in this 1951 photograph with the Duchess of Windsor, 瓦利斯辛普森

    And Watts wore a pink number in 2002 that had previously been owned by the Duke, shown in this 1951 photograph (图为) with the Duchess of Windsor, 瓦利斯辛普森

    And Watts wore a pink number in 2002 (剩下) that had previously been owned by the Duke, shown in this 1951 photograph (对) with the Duchess of Windsor, 瓦利斯辛普森

    And Watts wore a pink number in 2002 that had previously been owned by the Duke, shown in this 1951 photograph with the Duchess of Windsor, 瓦利斯辛普森.

    A spokesman for Watts confirmed that he bought the items at auction, saying ‘he loved a well-made Savile Row suit.

    His inspiration was classic suits from Savile Row, the same for anyone growing up in the 40s – both kings and modernists from Wembley!’