Her mum Beverley Donald is former Miss Rhodesia 1973, and she has an older brother called Shaun.Chelsy explained: "I'd never worn makeup and suddenly everyone was in make-up.
But law student Chelsy had struggled with the pressure of dating a royal in the spotlight, and the couple split. I was young, I was trying to be a normal kid and it was horrible." Despite their separation, Chelsy was invited to Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding, and remains firm friends with many in the same circle as the young royals.
She told the Times: "It was so full-on: Crazy and scary and uncomfortable.
There’s been a lot of discussion about the many celebrities in attendance at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday (19 May), but what you may have missed is that two of his exes were also among the congregation.
In the lead-up to the wedding, Caroline Flack - who was romantically linked with Prince Harry way back in 2009 - was also tipped to have received an invite, though she was ultimately not on the guestlist.
Both bagged themselves an invite to the biggest event of the year as they were pictured among the guests arriving for the ceremony.
Harry and Zimbabwean born Chelsy met when they were both students at boarding school.
The Zimbabwean jeweler, who dated Prince Harry on-and-off for seven years from 2004-2011, is one of approximately 600 invited guests who will watch the 33-year-old royal say "I do" to Meghan Markle.
reported in February that Chelsy was on Harry and Meghan's invite list, along with another one of his exes, Cressida Bonas."Harry has stayed good friends with Chelsy and Cressida, so they will be there," a source reportedly told the outlet at the time.
Davy even attended Harry’s brother, Prince William’s, royal wedding to Kate Middleton in April 2011.
The couple called it quits shortly after the nuptials.