The royals shared sweet messages for the Prince of Wales on his special day.
Prince Charles is celebrating his 72nd birthday today, and members of the royal family have been paying tribute to the prince on social media.
Kate Middleton and Prince William shared an adorable photo of the Prince of Wales laughing, along with the caption, “Wishing a very Happy Birthday to His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales! 🎂.”
Meanwhile, the official royal family Instagram account wrote, “🎈🎂 Wishing The Prince of Wales a very happy birthday today! Follow our link in bio to find out more about His Royal Highness’s life and work. #happybirthdayhrh.”
Prince Charles and Duchess Camilla’s official social media accounts shared a photo of the Prince of Wales wearing a festive kilt, and wrote, “Thank you for all the well wishes on The Prince of Wales’s 72nd Birthday!”
Ahead of his birthday, the prince unveiled an 18-piece sustainable clothing collection, in collaboration with Yoox Net-a-Porter. The collection has been created in partnership with The Prince’s Foundation, and has been dubbed The Modern Artisan project, featuring designs by students and recent graduates from Italy and the United Kingdom.
The Prince of Wales recently opened up to British Vogue about his timeless style and said, “I thought I was like a stopped clock—I’m right twice every 24 hours. But … I’m very glad you think it has style.” He continued, “I’m lucky because I can find marvelous people who are brilliant makers of the things that I appreciate, and because of that, I try to keep them going for longer.”