Confirming that Boleyn is back in a big way this season, Billie explains: “Move over Kate and Megan, Anna Boleyn is the unsung royal style icon of 2019. The infamous wife of King Henry VIII, Boleyn was frequently represented wearing a padded headband of sorts and a ‘B’ necklace with pearl trim. Tell me that’s not 2019?
“In fact, I would go so far as saying that’s Boleyn’s influence on our accessories game went as far back as 2018 when the fashion world clambered for Phoebe Philo’s last offering for Celine: gold, heavy set alphabet necklace charms.
“For those not able to get their hands on the deisgner version, there was high street offering in abundance and you were hard pressed to find a millennial not sporting an alphabet necklace. That coupled with our desire to be more Blair Warldorf saw many an Anne Boleyn wannabe walking the streets of London – myself included.”
And just this morning, Stylist’s writer Megan Murray dazzled us all with an Anne Boleyn-inspired dress, which she bought from Mary Benson London.