Princess Charlene shares snapof Prince Jacques, 5, and twin sister Gabriella


Princess Charlene of Monaco has shared adorable family photos of her husband, Prince Albert, and the couple’s twins Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella, five, as the family donned their formal attire for National Day celebrations on Thursday. 

Heir to the Monaco throne, Prince Jacques showed he’s already a natural in the spotlight, sporting a matching carabinier uniform to his father’s and helping with royal duties – including a sharp salute – during National Day celebrations.  

On Saturday, Princess Charlene, 42, shared on Instagram a snap of her young son, this time wearing a blue suit identical to his father’s as they posed for a photograph inside the lavish interior of the Palace of Monaco. 

The royal also shared a snap of Albert with Gabriella, Countess of Carladès, behind the scenes of Monaco’s national celebrations smiling behind her father in the palace, as he donned formal military dress for the occasion. 

‘So proud’ Princess Charlene of Monaco, 42, shared pictures of Prince Jacques, five, wearing a suit that matched his father, Prince Albert of Monaco during photos taken on Thursday to celebrate Monaco’s National Day

A second snap saw Princess Gabriella stand behind her father holding her hands to her face as the family posed for photos

A second snap saw Princess Gabriella stand behind her father holding her hands to her face as the family posed for photos

Attention! Five-year-old Prince Jacques of Monaco, who is heir to the throne,  joined his father Prince Albert to salute during National Day celebrations Thursday. The schoolboy was dressed in a miniature carabinier uniform

Attention! Five-year-old Prince Jacques of Monaco, who is heir to the throne,  joined his father Prince Albert to salute during National Day celebrations Thursday. The schoolboy was dressed in a miniature carabinier uniform

Sharing the sweet images, Princess Charlene simply penned: ‘So proud’. 

The post has already racked up over 20K likes and royal fans have heaped on praise, with one writing: ‘Such beautiful images. God bless.’ 

‘Magnificent photographs’, wrote another. 

Prince Albert, 62, and his wife Princess Charlene, 42, were joined by their children as they led the royal family in marking the occasion with a mass and outdoor ceremony on Thursday.  

Princess Gabriella quickly joined her brother in a royal salute as they attended the medal ceremony at the Monaco Palace National Day celebrations

Princess Gabriella quickly joined her brother in a royal salute as they attended the medal ceremony at the Monaco Palace National Day celebrations 

The youngster could be seen adjusting his hat as he stood alongside his parents at the celebration earlier this week

The youngster could be seen adjusting his hat as he stood alongside his parents at the celebration earlier this week 

Princess Charlene cut a typically glamorous figure in a navy ensemble and a black face mask. Her coat had a vibrant pink lining that offered a flash of colour and she finished the look with a chic beret and delicate black gloves.

At one point she wrapped her arms around Gabriella (right), who was dressed in a cute sailor-style navy blue dress with red piping and contrasting Peter Pan collar

Princess Charlene cut a glamorous figure in a navy ensemble. Her coat had a vibrant pink lining that offered a flash of colour and she finished the look with a chic beret and delicate black gloves. At one point she wrapped her arms around Gabriella (right), who was dressed in a cute sailor-style navy blue dress with red piping and contrasting Peter Pan collar

The National Day of Monaco, also known as the Sovereign Prince’s Day, is celebrated every year on November 19.

The annual holiday takes place on the same day as Prince Albert of Monaco ascended to the throne. The date of the National Day was traditionally determined by the reigning Prince. The previous Princes often chose the day of the saint they were named after. 

However, when Prince Albert II ascended the throne he ended this tradition by choosing the same day as his father Prince Rainier III.

National day is typically celebrated with fireworks over the harbour the evening before and a mass in the St. Nicholas Cathedral the next morning.  

The people of Monaco may celebrate by waving the Monegasque flag.

Members of the Prince of Monaco's Company of Carabiniers march with magistrates in front of the courthouse prior to a mass at the Cathedral of Monaco

Members of the Prince of Monaco’s Company of Carabiniers march with magistrates in front of the courthouse prior to a mass at the Cathedral of Monaco

Their son Prince Jacques looked adorable in his uniform as he joined his parents and twin sister at the celebrations thursday

Prince Jacques

Their son Prince Jacques looked adorable in his uniform as he joined his parents and twin sister at the celebrations on Thursday

Jacques and Gabriella weren’t the only young royals in attendance. Princess Caroline’s son Pierre Casiraghi, 32, and his wife Beatrice Borromeo brought along their sons Stefano, three, and Francesco, two who looked adorable in matching brown coats.   

The brothers were on their best behaviour and held their parents hands during the outdoor celebrations. 

They stood next to their uncle and aunt, Andrea Casiraghi, 35, and Tatiana Santo Domingo, 35. Also present was Caroline’s daughter, Princess Alexandra of Hanover, 21. 

Princess Charlene cut a typically glamorous figure in a navy ensemble and a black face mask. Her coat had a vibrant pink lining that offered a flash of colour and she finished the look with a chic beret and delicate black gloves. 

At one point the mother-of-two was seen wrapping her arms around Gabriella, who was dressed in a cute sailor-style navy blue dress with red piping and contrasting Peter Pan collar. 

Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco left the cathedral arm-in-arm after mass on Thursday morning

Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco left the cathedral arm-in-arm after mass on Thursday morning 

Jacques and Gabriella weren't the only young royals in attendance. Princess Caroline's son Pierre Casiraghi (second from right), 32, and his wife Beatrice Borromeo brought along their sons Stefano (right), three, and Francesco (left), two, who looked adorable in matching brown coats. Also pictured: Andrea Casiraghi, 35, and Tatiana Santo Domingo

Jacques and Gabriella weren’t the only young royals in attendance. Princess Caroline’s son Pierre Casiraghi (second from right), 32, and his wife Beatrice Borromeo brought along their sons Stefano (right), three, and Francesco (left), two, who looked adorable in matching brown coats. Also pictured: Andrea Casiraghi, 35, and Tatiana Santo Domingo

Her look alike daughter Gabriella looked adorable in a navy, blue and red sailor dress with a Peter Pan collar. 

Beatrice Borromeo opted for a black and grey overcoat and matching skirt, as well as a large black hairbands and white face covering. 

Meanwhile Princess Alexandra of Hanover opted for a stylish black overcoated with button detailing and swept her hair back into a stylish bun for the event.    

Tatiano joined Charlene’s penchant for black, wearing a dark overcoat, maroon hatband and monochrome heels.

Meanwhile the royal men looked dapper in sharply cut suits and blazers as they watched the guard’s procession. 





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