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Diana’s sanctuary was her sitting room. It has fabric walls – which were too expensive to replace in the redecoration, so she left those alone. But she did have the pink and cream striped sofas replaced with cream fabric. This was the last room to be redecorated with new fabrics and curtains and a rug – but she only saw it once. It was installed right before she died while on holiday with Dodi Fayed. Notice her ballet pointe shoes on the door and also notice the stickers on the…

A right royal starter home: As the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge prepare to move into Apartment 1A at Kensington Palace this summer, Lisa Freedman revisits the house during its 1960s heyday

A right royal starter home: As the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge prepare to move into Apartment 1A at Kensington Palace this summer, Lisa Fr...

Not Your (Queen) Mother’s Palace: Kensington Palace Re-Opens

Kensington Palace Re-Opens Princess Diana-themed wallpaper designed for the palace by artist Julie Verhoeven.

Kensington Palace Apt 1-A The Dining Room, in a photo believed to be taken for a function after Princess Margaret's occupation. Photo via Royal Dish blog.