Princess Beatrice makes first official appearance with new beau at red carpet event

Cape Town - Princess Beatrice (30) made a glamorous appearance at the annual Portrait Gala alongside new beau Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi (36).

The gala marked the new couple’s first official public appearance since rumours of their relationship began swirling in November last year.

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According to E! Online, the star-studded event was hosted by London’s National Portrait Gallery on Tuesday night.

Other A-listers in attendance included David and Victoria Beckham, Liam Payne and model Jourdan Dunn.

The Duchess of Cambridge was also a guest of honour.

Beatrice is rumoured to have started dating the property developer and father of one in early October but until now the pair have kept their relationship under wraps, Daily Mail reports.

Edoardo has apparently already met Beatrice’s parents, Prince Andrew and Sarah, the Duchess of York, Hello! magazine reports.

While there were no signs of PDA, the pair looked stunning in their black-tie apparel with Beatrice sporting a red ruffled velvet dress and Jimmy Choo heels.

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Princess Beatrice, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi

Princess Beatrice, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi

Their appearance together confirms the dating rumours, but could this be an indication that things are getting serious between the two?

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Cape Town - Royal wedding rumours have once again filled the air after news of Princess Beatrice falling for multi-millionaire Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi. As previously reported, the princess has only been dating the property developer for a couple of months but is said to be totally smitten.

Sources: Daily Mail, E! Online , Hello! magazine 

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