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Queen Elizabeth, 92, has also begun to scale back her duties because of her advancing age, handing over some of her responsibilities to her heir, Prince Charles.

She was heard describing her son as "very relaxed and peaceful", telling the archbishop with a smile: "I hope he stays like this".

Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex at the christening of Prince Louis at the Chapel Royal, St. James's Palace.

The chapel holds tremendous significance for the royal family: Louis' elder brother Prince George was also christened there, and the chapel was where the late Princess Diana's body was laid before her funeral. For her daughter Charlotte's christening on July 5, 2015, Kate wore a attractive white coat by Alexander McQueen and a white fascinator by Jane Taylor - a similar look by the same designers.

Kate Middleton stunned, once again, at the christening of her third child, Louis, in London on July 9.

Five years ago, Prince George was christened there, and before her wedding day in April 2011, the Duchess of Cambridge received her first communion there when she was confirmed to the Church of England.

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It was also revealed Monday that the Duke and Duchess had chosen two hymns, two lessons and two anthems for the christening. Meanwhile the design, although reminiscent of a lady's flowing dress (and reportedly made to reflect Queen Victoria's own wedding gown), was considered unisex and graced both male and female babies.

Newlyweds Prince Harry and Meghan, who looked stylish in an olive-green Ralph Lauren outfit and Stephen Jones hat, were also in attendance, along with Louis' siblings Prince George, 4, and Princess Charlotte, 3.

Following the service, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will give a private tea at Clarence House.

Louis is fifth in the line of succession to the British throne after his grandfather Prince Charles, his father William, George and Charlotte.

They include Guy Pelly, once dubbed the "court jester" to William and Harry for his wild ways that were often cited as a bad influence on the brothers in their youth, running their favourite drinking haunts.

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