Entertainment Prince Harry spends $10K on nephew Prince Louis' christening gift: Report

19:54  09 july  2018
19:54  09 july  2018 Source:   wonderwall.com

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  Today is a very big day for Prince George – here's why Friday 6 July is a very big day for Prince William and Kate Middleton's son Prince George – find out whyThe Cambridges usually celebrate family milestones in private, and it's expected that George will have a low-key birthday party with his friends and cousins at home. But before that, the four-year-old will attend his baby brother's christening.

Prince Louis will be getting an £8,000 gift for his christening day. “Robinson Crusoe was William’s favourite book, but Harry loved all things A.A. Milne.” Prince Harry has bought his nephew a first edition Winnie-The-Pooh book.

Prince Harry (and assumingly Meghan Markle) gifted Prince Louis the sweetest and no doubt the fanciest gift for his christening . According to UK publication The Sun, the fifth in line to the throne received a first edition "Winnie-the-Pooh" book from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

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Prince Harry spared no expense after finding the perfect gift to mark nephew Prince Louis' royal christening on July 9, a new report reveals.

Prince Harry wearing a suit and tie: Prince Harry arrives at the Your Commonwealth Youth Challenge reception at Marlborough House in London on July 5, 2018. © REX/Shutterstock Prince Harry arrives at the Your Commonwealth Youth Challenge reception at Marlborough House in London on July 5, 2018.

According to Britain's The Sun, Harry shelled out £8,000 -- more than $10,000 -- for a first-edition copy of "Winnie-The-Pooh" by A.A. Milne for brother Prince William's third child.

Prince Louis godparents revealed

  Prince Louis godparents revealed The godparents of the newest royal prince have been announced ahead of his Christening today. However both the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are to miss Prince Louis' christening, Buckingham Palace has confirmed.The decision is understood to have been mutually agreed by the Queen and the 11-week-old baby's parents, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, some time ago.Prince Louis, third child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will have six godparents, Kensington Palace has announced, all high society family friends of William and Kate Middleton.

Prince Harry reportedly purchased a sweet gift for Prince Louis : a first edition of A.A Milne's classic book, Winnie-The-Pooh. Prince Harry Reportedly Bought the Sweetest Christening Gift for Prince Louis .

Today, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are celebrating their nephew Prince Louis ' christening with the immediate royals (minus the Queen and Prince Philip). It's clearly a very special day for the family

Harry's hope is to establish a library for Louis, who was born on April 23, in tribute to the baby's late grandmother, Princess Diana, The Sun claims.

"One of Harry's happiest childhood memories was being read a bedtime story by his mother. She loved all the old classics and Harry had the brilliant idea of starting a little library of first editions for Louis, [big sister Princess] Charlotte and [big brother Prince] George to enjoy as they get older," a friend told the tabloid.

a man and a woman taking a selfie: Princess Diana and Prince Harry are seen on vacation in Majorca, Spain, in this undated photo taken in the mid-1980s before Harry's second birthday. © Mike Forster / Associated Newspapers / Shutterstock / . Princess Diana and Prince Harry are seen on vacation in Majorca, Spain, in this undated photo taken in the mid-1980s before Harry's second birthday.

Harry originally wanted to pick up Lewis Carroll's "Through the Looking Glass," adds the friend, "which was on sale for £24,000, but decided 'Winnie-The-Pooh' would be more suitable for a first tome. 'Robinson Crusoe' was William's favorite book, but Harry loved all things A.A. Milne."

Prince Louis' godparents confirmed

  Prince Louis' godparents confirmed Prince Louis' godparents have been confirmed and like they did with Prince George and Princess Charlotte, Prince William and Duchess Catherine have stuck to good friends.As the Royal Family come together to celebrate Prince Louis' christening, Kensington Palace have announced the fifth in line to the throne's godparents.

Prince Harry has reportedly spent eight thousand pounds on a Christening gift for Prince Louis , who's christening takes place today. Check out Prince Harry pulling out all the stops for his nephew , Prince Louis ’ christening today, (July 9).

She is thought to have a close bond with both William and Harry to this day, and was a guest at Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding. MORE: Why Prince Louis ' christening will have an special significance for the Queen. Prince Geroge and Princess Charlotte will attend the service.

According to The Sun, only 30,000 first-run copies of the 1926 book were printed. It's believed that Harry bought it from London's Peter Harrington Rare Books.

The morning of Louis' baptism at St. James's Palace in London, Kensington Palace announced that Harry, as well as his new bride, Duchess Meghan, would be one of just a handful of family members at the christening.

Joining the newly minted Duke and Duchess of Sussex? Louis' parents, William and Duchess Kate of Cambridge, of course, as well as grandpa Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and maternal grandparents Michael and Carole Middleton. Louis' pregnant aunt, Pippa Middleton, and her husband, James Matthews, as well as uncle James Middleton were also invited.

Prince Harry Wins the Best Uncle Award For His Christening Gift to Prince Louis

  Prince Harry Wins the Best Uncle Award For His Christening Gift to Prince Louis As if we needed further proof that Prince Harry wasn't just a regular uncle, but a cool one, his christening gift to Prince Louis sealed the deal. According to The Sun, the Prince gave his nephew a special first edition of A.A. Milne's Winnie the Pooh book, which reportedly cost £8,000, or roughly $14,180. © Getty WINDSOR, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 19: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 24 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME) Prince Harry arrives at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle ahead of his wedding to Ms Meghan Markle on May 19, 2018 in Windsor, England. Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales marries Ms.

She is thought to have a close bond with both William and Harry to this day, and was a guest at Prince Harry and Meghan's wedding. MORE: Why Prince Louis ' christening will have an special significance for the Queen.

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip leave St. George's Chapel after the wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle on May 19. London (CNN) Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip will not attend the christening of their sixth great-grandchild Prince Louis on Monday

The only other guests expected are his six godparents -- William and Kate's pals Nicholas van Cutsem, Guy Pelly, Harry Aubrey-Fletcher, Lady Laura Meade, Robert Carter and Lucy Middleton -- and their spouses. Queen Elizabeth II and husband Prince Philip won't be at this baptism, reports revealed, as the monarch was traveling back from Sandringham, Norfolk.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge talking on a cell phone: Prince William and Duchess Kate pose outside St. Mary's Hospital in London with their newborn baby boy, Prince Louis, on April 23, 2018. © David Fisher/REX/Shutterstock Prince William and Duchess Kate pose outside St. Mary's Hospital in London with their newborn baby boy, Prince Louis, on April 23, 2018.

Following custom, Louis will wear a handmade replica of the Victorian-era Royal Christening Robe just like his siblings did and will be baptized at the Lily Font with water from the River Jordan.

Afterward, his parents planned to host a small tea party at Clarence House where they will serve slices of their wedding cake. The fruit cake was preserved following their 2011 wedding and was also served at George and Charlotte's christening receptions.

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