Princess Diana’s twin nieces, Lady Amelia and Lady Eliza Spencer, said they wished they had had more time with their late aunt in their first interview since moving to London from South Africa.
The twins, 29, who are daughters of Diana’s sister Earl Spencer, 57, spoke to HELLO! about their plans to ’embrace all that London has to offer’ as they both move from the capital for the first time.
Revealing that they both hold Diana’s ‘precious memories’ close to their hearts, Eliza told the magazine: “Unfortunately we were very young when he died, we were only five years old.”
‘Of course, I would love to be able to spend more time with him. I have some special memories of him. I can’t explain why, but they have stuck very clearly in my mind.’
Princess Diana’s twin nieces, Lady Amelia and Lady Eliza Spencer, said they wished they had had more time with their late aunt in their first interview since moving to London from South Africa. Left: Lady Amelia, Right: Lady Eliza
Last month, Lady Amelia’s fiancé Greg Mallett revealed on Instagram that the couple had moved on, writing: ‘My fiancé and I have decided to move to the UK and are currently transiting France! While it looks like we were lucky (in many ways, we did), changing countries is difficult.’
prove their bond was ‘unbreakable’, Lady Eliza followed in her footsteps and the couple have now opened up about starting a new stage of their life together.
‘It feels really exciting to finally move on. London will challenge and inspire us,’ added Amelia, who lives just 20 minutes from her twin sister in central London.
Along with their older sister Kitty, 30, and younger brother Louis, 27, the sisters grew up with their father and mother Victoria Aitken in Constantia, South Africa, but spent a lot of time in England after their parents separated and Charles moved back to England. family house. chair, Althorp. They have two half-sisters and a half-sister from their father’s second and third marriages, and a half-sister from their mother’s second marriage.
Double view! Lady Eliza and her twin Lady Amelia (right) are the daughters of Charles ‘Spencer
The glamorous twins, both 29 years old, are the daughters of Charles Spencer and British model Victoria Aitken, and star on the cover of the March 2021 issue of Tatler magazine (pictured, December 2007)
The three sisters attended the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton at Westminster Abbey in 2011. While Lady Kitty, Louis and Lady Eliza were present at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding in May 2018, Amelia disappeared.
Eager to capitalize on London’s social scene, the sisters added to the magazine that they can’t wait to see what the future holds.
‘Kitty always tells us how much she enjoys Wimbledon and the Serpentine Summer Party and we always look forward to going.
The sisters said they enjoyed experiencing what their older sister, Lady Kitty Spencer, had to say about London. In April, Kitty shared a rare family photo to celebrate her half-sister’s 18th birthday. Photo left-right: Lady Kitty (center) with birthday boy Samuel (right) twin sisters Eliza and Amelia, their brother Louis, Viscount Althorp, 27, and their mother Victoria (front)
‘We are looking forward to our first London Fashion Week,’
‘Moving to a place like London will allow us to experience all the incredible events and opportunities that London has to offer.’
The full interview is on Hello!, out now.
Opening up about their unique special relationship, Eliza added: ‘We feel so lucky to have been born with such a best friend. It’s true what they say, there is a unique bond between twins.’
Amelia and Eliza, who are both signed to Storm Model Management, look forward to fulfilling their long-held ambition; Amelia hopes to become a wedding planner and Eliza aspires to be an interior designer.
‘We can’t wait to see what the future holds,’ said Amelia. “I always imagined I would end up in England, it just took a little longer than I had planned. We are happy to finally be here. For me, this is where my future lies.’
‘Wherever we go, our brotherly bonds cannot be broken. The future is bright and this is just the beginning,” added Eliza.
The full interview is on Hello!, out now.