Earlier today Queen Elizabeth made a surprise appearance at London Fashion Week on Tuesday, sitting front row next to Vogue’s Editor In-chief Anna Wintour.

Her Majesty wore a pale blue wool tweed dress and jacket embellished with tiny aquamarine Swarovski crystals by Angela Kelly. She accessised her look with black gloves and pumps. Anna, who sat right next to the monarch, had on her signature shades and a floral dress.

The Queen also presented the Queen Elizabeth II Award for British Design to Richard Quinn. Tis award is given to show recognition of the role the fashion industry plays in society and diplomacy, will be awarded annually to an emerging British fashion designer who shows exceptional talent and originality.