Eugenie was determined to make sure her lavish wedding bash was bigger and better than Meghan's May nuptials. "What royal wedding? They didn't know about it".
Princess Eugenie, the younger daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, is set to Wednesday Jack Brooksbank in a two-day extravaganza, marking another highly-anticipated union to take place at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle.More news: Samsung announces the Galaxy A9, a mid-range smartphone with four rear cameras
Meghan and Harry were among the VIP guests at the opening of the new Soho House in Amsterdam last month and also enjoyed a low-key holiday to the Clooneys's Lake Como home, and afternoon tea at their sprawling Berkshire mansion.
Meanwhile, it's been confirmed - as widely speculated - that Eugenie's sister Princess Beatrice will serve as her Maid of Honour.More news: Erroneous information on South Korea abounds in foreign textbooks
Eugenie is following tradition by not revealing who designed her wedding gown, but she has said it will be a British designer. He and Eugenie have dated for many years.
The couple, who got engaged in January in Nicaragua, have provided attendees with an information packet filled with a list of dos and don'ts for the special day.
The queen, who has recently returned from an extended summer vacation in Scotland, plans to host a champagne luncheon for the newlyweds shortly after the ceremony, and a second reception will be held that night.
The This Morning at the Royal Wedding show continues until 12.30pm.More news: Africa's youngest billionaire Mohammed Dewji abducted