Victoria Beckham humbled by OBE

David Beckham was made an OBE in 2003

Her entire family did not attend the ceremony, but her husband David Beckham did cheer her on.

"I want to say how proud I am of my mum today as she received her OBE".

It was announced last December that she would be included in the Queen's Honours List for 2017, saying at the time that she was "delighted and humbled for the recognition". Beckham was there to be aware the title of an Officer of the Order of the British Empire.

"I'm proud to be British", she said in a statement.

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"If you dream big and work hard you can accomplish great things", she added. She wore a simple black dress for the occasion with long sleeves and a handkerchief hemline to her ankles and burgundy heels of her own design.

The award comes 13 years after her husband was awarded his OBE for services to football.

"She is especially thrilled that her philanthropic work as a UNAIDS goodwill ambassador, creating a voice and awareness for women with HIV that suffer prejudice and discrimination has been recognised in this way", the source continued.

The insider divulged: "Victoria is incredibly proud of the fashion brand she has built and ever thankful for her incredible team". Victoria's four children honored their famous mom on her special day, but her daughter, 5-year-old Harper, stole the show with an adorable serenade.

Also honoured at the ceremony were former British track-and-field athlete Jessica Ennis-Hill, who was made a dame, and "Dunkirk" star Mark Rylance, who received a knighthood.

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