Princess reveals how infamous 'twizzler' hat wobbled

Princess Beatrice has been questioned about her infamous royal wedding hat - dubbed a 'turkey twizzler' - by an inquisitive eight-year-old boy. She was touring Berlin to promote the UK when he asked the Queen's granddaughter who designed it. He got the reponse; "A friend, Philip Treacy."

Princess Beatrice (left) and Princess Eugenie, during the launch of the Great Britain Mini tour in Berlin
Princess Beatrice (left) and Princess Eugenie, during the launch of the Great Britain Mini tour in Berlin Credit: Press Association

Princess Beatrice said she had not seen the hat before the wedding day in 2011 which some people also compared to a toilet seat and a giant pretzel. Beatrice also revealed the hat had been difficult to wear as every time she moved it wobbled.

Princess Beatrice with her sister in 2011 at the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
Princess Beatrice with her sister in 2011 at the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Credit: Reuters

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