Are prince william and kate middleton still dating
These are the things you didn't know about Prince William and Kate Middleton's marriage.Though they had met once before through mutual friends, it was Kate Middleton's catwalk during a charity fashion show in 2002 that had Prince William scrambling to win a date with his future wife.There haven't been many waves on the pleasure cruise that is Prince William and Kate Middleton's marriage.However, during a Spring 2017 ski trip in Verbier, Switzerland, William seemed intent on testing those waters.In fact, according to , William was so taken with Kate in the above dress, he asked her out that night at a party and even kissed her, despite the fact that she was allegedly in a relationship with a boy named Rupert Finch at the time. The buyer, known only as "Nick from Jersey," said it was an "iconic piece" and that he was "happy with the purchase." Prior to being put on the auction block, the dress sat "in a box at the bottom of [Todd's] mother's wardrobe for eight years." Of the small fortune her risqué design earned her, Todd said, "I'm completely shocked, I need to sit down and get my head round it." ), Kate Middleton and Prince William split in 2007, after the couple began spending more and more time apart and Kate had grown frustrated with William's bar-hopping ways.The breakup reportedly left Kate heartbroken and devastated; after all, according to Moody, there had been talk about a royal wedding. "I, at the time, wasn't very happy about it but actually it made me a stronger person," Kate said, adding, "You find out things about yourself that maybe you hadn't realized." She continued, "You can get quite consumed by a relationship when you are younger.
According Julian Knight, a schoolmate who spoke with , the way Will and Kate avoided the glare of the spotlight was through a "media blackout" arranged between the press and the crown.
Though it's far from normal to have your wedding televised around the globe with two billion people watching, Will and Kate, or the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, as they are officially known, are refreshingly normal despite their royal status.
From the way they met to their long road to the altar, almost every aspect of Will and Kate's marriage was practically turned into a daily column by the world's tabloid press.
Replicating Princess Diana's warm relationship with the media, which allowed for an unprecedented peek in on her marriage to Prince Charles, Will and Kate may have set an example for another thoroughly modern royal wedding: that of Will's little brother Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle.
For now, however, let's review some of the lesser known details of their royal romance.