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Michael Talboys F.R.S.A
This is a typical Michael's lecture on Royal Dress    
~The contents of Michael's Talk~    

“Fit for a Queen”
By Michael.L.Talboys

Formerly assistant designer to
Sir Norman Hartnell the Queen's
couturier, Michael reveals the secrets of Hartnell's designs for the
'Coronation dress' with its symbolic
embroideries, as well as those he
created for the other Royal ladies.
The Maids of Honour and the new
Peeresses robes that graced the
coronation of 1953.

Crowned, 2nd June 1953

On June 4th, 2013 the Queen will attend a service at Westminster Abbey to celebrate her Coronation held there 60 years ago.

  With his in depth knowledge of Royal dress, Michael is also available to be contacted in order to contribute on various matters of fashion and costume in general.
The Historic Anniversary of the Queen’s Coronation held on 2nd June 1953, was a spectacular occasion and received great media attention.

Michael uses his knowledge and experience as a Royal fashion expert within his contributions on various Royal occasions.