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Wallis Simpson - a woman of seduction, scandal but ultimately, of style.

"She was a very sexually threatening, dominant, rather vulgar and ambitious woman, And this was everything that the value system of the time despised.

and was quite intrigued as the story of Wallis Simpson and King Edward VIII has always inte.

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Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) (1896-1986) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) (1894-1972) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor 1940s
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Edward VIII received the title Duke of Windsor in June, That same year, he married Wallis Simpson, an American, who became Dutchess of Windsor.

The Duchess of Windsor shortly after her arrival with her husband to the Government House in Hamilton, Bermuda,August

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Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) (1896-1986) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) (1894-1972) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor 1940s

Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) (1896-1986) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) (1894-1972) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor 1940s
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Tony did a necklace for the Duchess of Windsor that she wore throughout her life. Elsie De Wolfe mentored the young Tony both in Hollywood and Europe
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floral necklace by Tony Duquette for the Dutchess of Windsor of 14 K gold, citrines, tourmalines, and black pearls. Shown on the Dutchess

The Duchess wore his necklace throughout her life!

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Tony did a necklace for the Duchess of Windsor that she wore throughout her life. Elsie De Wolfe mentored the young Tony both in Hollywood and Europe

Tony  did a necklace for the Duchess of Windsor that she wore throughout her life. Elsie De Wolfe mentored the young Tony both in Hollywood and Europe
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Wallis Simpson and Edward VIII. King Edward lll abdicated the throne of England in order to marry Simpson, a divorced American.
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King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK & wife Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA, Duke & Duchess of Windsor.

The Duke and Duchess Of Windsor (Wallis Simpson abdicated the throne of England for her (a twice divorced commoner and an American).

Regarded as one of the most stylish women of all time, we take a look back at some of the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson's most iconic looks.

Wallis Simpson (work in progress) Bessie Wallis Warfield was born in 1896 (or possibly earlier, records are scarce and there are all kinds of theories about her having been a year or two older) in.

Wallis Simpson and Edward VIII. King Edward lll abdicated the throne of England in order to marry Simpson, a divorced American.

Wallis Simpson and Edward VIII. King Edward lll abdicated the throne of England in order to marry Simpson, a divorced American.
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Wallis wore a nipped-at-the-waist dress created by Mainbocher in what was termed her signature colour of "Wallis blue" reportedly to match her eyes. Her co-ordinating blue straw hat, by Caroline Reboux, had a halo effect with pale blue tulle and her matching gloves were created from the same blue silk crepe as her dress. In 1950 Wallis presented the dress to the Metropolitan Museum.
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Wallis wore a nipped-at-the-waist dress created by Mainbocher in what was termed her signature colour of "Wallis blue" reportedly to match her eyes. Her co-ordinating blue straw hat, by Caroline Reboux, had a halo effect with pale blue tulle and her matching gloves were created from the same blue silk crepe as her dress. In 1950 Wallis presented the dress to the Metropolitan Museum.

Wallis wore a nipped-at-the-waist dress created by Mainbocher in what was termed her signature colour of "Wallis blue" reportedly to match her eyes. Her co-ordinating blue straw hat, by Caroline Reboux, had a halo effect with pale blue tulle and her matching gloves were created from the same blue silk crepe as her dress.  In 1950 Wallis presented the dress to the Metropolitan Museum.

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Duchess Of Windsor Wallis Simpson 30'S In 1970, they gave their only joint television interview. 'We're happy!' declared the Duchess. But they came to life mainly when demonstrating their favourite game. With one hand you tossed a metal jack in the air, then caught it on the back of your wrist. They were immensely proud of this modest skill. It must have filled up the hours.

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The Duchess of Windsor, however, fell under the category of a notable exception—a client whose strong character led to her strong pieces that were an expression of her character.  The duke and duchess forged a special relationship with Cartier’s Jeanne Toussaint (1887-1978) who had been in charge of Cartier’s precious jewelry since the mid-1930’s and all the Duchess’s most important jewelry were collaborations between the duke, the duchess and Toussaint.

King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK & wife Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA, Duke & Duchess of Windsor.

In their later years Edward's golfing partner Sandy Bertrand recalled how the Duchess often said: "Sandy, you are so kind to play golf with my old man - it must be so boring for you." When the hapless Duke interjected: "Darling, I don't think he's bored," she would snap something like "Of course he is". When she was hard on him,  "he seemed to feel that it showed that she cared".

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Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) (1896-1986) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) (1894-1972) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor.

Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor.

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Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke Duchess of Windsor

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Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor

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Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) (1896-1986) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) (1894-1972) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor

Wallis Simpson (Bessie Wallis Warfield-Spencer-Simpson) USA wife of King Edward VIII “David” (Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David) Prince of Wales UK, Duke & Duchess of Windsor

Wallis with her second husband Ernest Simpson in court dress

Wallis with her second husband Ernest Simpson in court dress

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