A royal romance. Princess BeatriceFound her prince in businessman Edoardo Mapelli MozziThe couple fell in love quickly after being introduced to one another by a mutual friend.
“Every second of every day since has been so full of joy, happiness, laughter and love. You are the most kind, loving, and beautiful person I know. Thank you, my darling, for every second,” the Italy native wrote via Instagram in July 2021, one year after they tied the knot in a secret ceremony.
Us WeeklyAfter reportedly introducing him to her boyfriend at a London party hosted by billionaire steel magnate, she confirmed that they were dating in November 2018. Lakshmi Mittal. News of the royal’s new relationship came two years after she split from Uber executive Dave ClarkAfter 10 years of dating.
“It was a mutual decision and there was nothing in particular that led to a fallout. This is an opportunity for them to reflect, learn and grow,” a source told UseAugust 2016. “It’s possible they’ll get back together. They called it a break, and not a split. They care about each other deeply.”
Mozzi was first engaged to Princess Beatrice. Dana Huang. The couple share son Christopher Woolf — a.k.a. Wolfie — and the sovereign has spoken about becoming his stepmother and developing a bond with the property tycoon’s son.
“This year, I had the great honor to become a stepmother, and have had the most remarkable time going back over some of my most favorite stories at bedtime,” she wrote in the Evening StandardAt the time. “Reading stories over this last year has been the best form of adventure from the safety of our own homes. … Helping him to engage with stories is a great journey to inspire imagination, creativity, independence and humor.”
When Mozzi and the princess had their first child, in September 2021, they became mothers themselves. “Sienna Elizabeth Mapelli Mozzi. Our life together has just begun, and I can’t wait to see all the amazing things that await us,” the Italy native wrote via Instagram one month after his daughter’s birth. “[I’m] feeling so much love and gratitude for my amazing wife, baby Sienna and Wolfie.”
He concluded: “These are the days I never want to forget. This week, a friend said to me the sweetest saying … that with every child you grow a whole new heart.”
The royal family’s Instagram account also shared the good news in October 2021, adding that “Wolfie is the best big brother to Sienna.”
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