Show stopper: Pippa Middleton
IT was almost a case of the bridesmaid upstaging the bride. It will be Pippa's ivory satin dress that will be the real commercial hit.
Devastatingly simple yet sexy, the column dress with tulip hemline followed her body contours as she walked.
This was a showstopper, with a cascading cowl neckline and cap sleeves. The back featured the same button detail and lace trims as the bride's dress.
Sarah Burton used a satin-based crepe for this very modern dress.
It had the sensual quality of Carolyn Bessette's Narcisco Rodriguez sheath when she married John Kennedy Jr in 1996.
Irish Independent Supplement