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The Bridgerton Ball: I Met Duke Hastings and Danced the Night Away

The Queen surveys the rooms at the IRL Queen’s Ball: A Bridgerton Experience. Images: Netflix/Fever Events

I’ve always wanted to attend a period-specific ball. With the big gown, fancy shoes, live orchestra, dainty dancing, beautifully mixed liquor creations, and flowers. Lots and lots of flowers. The closest I’ve ever gotten to that was a combo of three unforgettable events: a beautiful black tie wedding on South Beach, one of Clive…

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