“These gloves are like something your nana might wear, and that makes us think of her fondly,” Samantha added.
“I can imagine that sometimes royal engagements can be uncomfortable, clothes-wise. You’re standing for a long time in styles that are more restrictive.
“And there are lots of protocols as to what you can wear, so when you’re doing things privately you have a bit more freedom to have fun.”
Other fashion experts also commented on the Queen’s gloves today, such as the best-selling author of HRH: So Many Thoughts on Royal Style, Elizabeth Holmes.