Prince William and Kate Middleton's son Louis christened

Sergio Cunningham
July 12, 2018

While many famous royal faces will gather for Prince Louis' christening today, Queen Elizabeth II won't be one of them.

Kate, dressed in an ivory dress and matching hat, and William were joined by William's father Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, along with younger brother Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

The Duchess of Cambridge took the gorgeous look out of storage in the summer of 2016 for one of the Queen's famous garden parties at Buckingham Palace, though this time she wore a nude pump.

The 6 godparents, who also attended with their spouses, are all friends or family of William and Kate.

The christening itself is quite the family tradition, Royal Central U.K. notes, adding Prince Louis also wore a replica of the now-famous Honiton lace christening gown.

Louis, born April 23, is being christened at the Chapel Royal, the same church where his older brother, Prince George, was christened.

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After the ceremony, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge gave a private tea at the Clarence House. As after George and Charlotte's baptisms, guests will be served slices of the duke and duchess's wedding cake.

The exposure weighed heavily on them and affected them both mentally, Prince Harry revealed at a later date.

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Prince Harry was christened Henry Charles Albert David in December 1984.

Crowds at St. James's Palace for the christening of Prince Louis of Cambridge in the Chapel Royal.

His siblings, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, walked slightly in front, holding their father's hands.

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The royal family has close ties to the RAF, with four generations working closely with the aerial warfare force.

Guy Pelly: The son of wealthy Kent landowners, Mr Pelly used to help run several London nightclubs.

As People reported, van Custem has been a friend of William and Harry's since they were small children.

Carter is an old friend of Kate's and attended Marlborough College alongside her, according to Time. It's an interesting choice for the mother-to-be, who in the recent weeks has flaunted her growing bump in chic maternity wear.

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