Monthly Archives: April 2011

A Traditional Royal Wedding, but for the 3 Billion Witnesses

The wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton was an impeccably choreographed occasion of ancient customs tweaked by modern developments.

On the Runway: Simplicity Wears the Crown

Kate Middleton’s wedding dress got high marks from many fashion insiders, who contrasted it with Princess Diana’s in 1981.One designer said Kate Middleton’s dress “will stand the test of time.” Unlike Diana’s.

Neighborhood Joint | Williamsburg: These Skates Weren’t Made for Strolling

Five Stride Skate Shop is the city’s only full-service skate outlet and one of the few in the country specializing in roller derby.

Social Q’s: Topped With Wrong

When fate delivers free pizzas to your door, what do you owe the deliveryman?

Cultural Studies: ‘The Good Wife’ and Its Women

Michelle King, in blue, with the female cast members of “The Good Wife.” From left: Archie Panjabi, Christine Baranski, Julianna Margulies, Makenzie Vega and Mary Beth Peil.The popular prime-time drama explores how several generations of female characters clamber for control and identity in the dense, slippery politics of home and office.

William and Kate: Leaving the Palace

The new Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are taking some time out before leaving for their honeymoon.

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An Appraisal: An Oh-So-British Affair Projects a Fresh, Antique Charm

The wedding dress, designed by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, might reset the compass of fashion to the freshness and decency of a new 21st-century woman.

Fashion Review: Bride’s Dress Is a Flawless Success

The exquisite gown created for Ms. Middleton by Sarah Burton suggested a bride who is well suited to meet the demands of a high-definition display.

Readers’ Royal Wedding Celebration Photos

Times readers from around the world submitted photographs of how they marked the wedding of Britain’s Prince William and Kate Middleton.

The Lede: The Royal Wedding Coverage

Coverage of the royal wedding in London between Prince William and Kate Middleton, including field reports, photos and fashion commentary.