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Prince Edward and Sophie Wessex: A look back at their Windsor Castle wedding

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From <b>Queen Letizia</b>'s band of diamonds to <b>Kate Middleton</b>'s gorgeous Sapphire, we have some serious ring envy. Each royal bride has a special detail to their sparkler that makes it their own, whether that be colored stones to represent their country or a personal design. 
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