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This is why the Queen wears gloves inside Buckingham Palace

1 month ago   |   By Marie Claire

Gloves are a major accessory in the royal family, and even Princess Diana sometimes wore them during formal occasions, even if she refused to wear them in public.
The Queen of course wears gloves pretty much all the time when she is outdoors at official events, as it protects her hands from dirt and damage amongst other things. In fact, it's said she probably keeps a couple of spares with her just in case they get dirty.
What you might not have noticed is that the monarch often wears gloves inside Buckingham Palace, specifically for social engagements, such as state banquets.
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