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Adele accepts MBE with crown studded fingernails

Sticking to black: Adele looked chic as she collected her MBE from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace on Thursday


Sir Arthur Rostron, KBE, RD, RNR (14 May 1869 – 4 Nov 1940) was a Cunard Line captain and was master of the liner RMS Carpathia when it rescued survivors of the Titanic which sank on 15 April 1912. Rostron won wide praise for his energetic efforts to reach Titanic before she sank, and for his efficient conduct of the rescue of the survivors. He was awarded a Congressional Gold Medal by the U.S. Congress, and after World War I was appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the British…


Hay Festival 2013: Cath Kidston admits she is no domestic goddess

What began 16 years ago as a 'glorified junk shop', selling hand-embroidered tea-towels, vintage fabrics and brightly renovated furniture to the yummy mummy set in London's Holland Park, is now a seemingly recession-proof 'global lifestyle brand'.

from Herpreet Kaur Grewal's blog

Why did it take so long to celebrate this British Muslim World War Two heroine?


Order of the Indian Empire Collar Knight Grand Commander Badge surmounted by an imperial crown, 98 x 60 mm, Garrard & Co. LTD.


Adele Adkins MBE holds her MBE award for services to music after it was presented to her by the Prince of Wales at an Investiture ceremony at...

Adele wearing a custom made blue feathered embroidered Stella McCartney dress at Buckingham Palace as she receives the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) Award for her services to the music industry.

from MTV News

11 Times Adele's Eyeliner Was Too Perfect For Words

LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Adele Adkins MBE holds her MBE award for services