Charlotte Dujardin and Valegro - Charlotte only began doing Grand Prix dressage in 2011 but by the 2012 Olympics she won not only the first individual Dressage Gold medal winner for BG, but GB's Team won Gold as well for Queen and country!
These extravagantly stunning gold creations, inspired by the recent olympic games in london, made of gold leather and an exquisite, handcrafted rose -- by a couturier in paris, of gold leaf fabric that is over a hundred years old -- can you ever imagine? and if had even the faintest idea before that such a thing as gold leaf fabric existed, the place would already be covered in it . .
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge smiles as she talks to athletes during a reception held for Team GB Olympic and Paralympic London 2012 medalists at Buckingham Palace on October 23, 2012 in London, England.