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Old 01-30-2014, 04:03 PM
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She definitely looks like she has lost more weight.
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Old 01-30-2014, 04:25 PM
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She may feel pressured (by herself) to be a size zero now that she is working for Sony Pictures.
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Old 01-30-2014, 05:14 PM
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I don't think there's anything wrong with the photos, she looks thinner in the face than previous but certainly not gaunt. I've seen real "gaunt" on the models at fashion weeks.
Which is why I said "almost" gaunt.
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Old 02-12-2014, 11:47 AM
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The other Royal: Princess Beatrice wears a black wrap dress to the National Portrait Gallery charity event attended by the Duchess of Cambridge-
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Beatrice looks nice but the dress doesn't seem quite right for such a formal event.
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Old 02-12-2014, 12:52 PM
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She knew she wasn't going to be the centre of attention and wore an elegant black cocktail dress.
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Old 02-12-2014, 02:19 PM
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I love the dress very elegant. She looks more put together then Catherine. And those heels!
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Old 02-12-2014, 02:25 PM
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I don't like the dress at all. It just doesn't flatter her figure. I'm not feeling her hair either, but I love the shoes.
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Old 02-12-2014, 03:43 PM
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I think Beatrice looks very nice here - love her hair and style, although the dress could have been a bit longer for the occasion I think. That is how a princess should dress - elegant and understated. Beatrice is getting it right more often than wrong these days. Beatrice will still make errors of course but she is still only 25 and finding her style (seems like she and her sister are starting to realise that single colours without the flounces etc suit them much better than any other style)
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Love the shoes! Beatrice fairly frequently wears dresses that have puffed sleeves, which IMO, should be relegated to those under 10 years of age. I just don't think they are flattering to anyone over that age.
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She knew she wasn't going to be the centre of attention and wore an elegant black cocktail dress.
Princess Beatrice wears a black wrap dress to the National Portrait Gallery charity event attended by the Duchess of Cambridge | Mail Online
To me it doesn't look elegant, rather it looks a bit frumpy for a black tie event. I can't decide if the dress is so weirdly wrinkled because it is poorly made, is a bad fit for Beatrice, or because she 'wrapped' it wrong. She works hard to maintain her figure, why not chose something more flattering and appropriate for the occasion? When Beatrice gets it right she looks outstanding, for me this one was a big thumbs down.
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The shoes are awful. The dress is awful.
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Old 02-12-2014, 11:41 PM
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Bea has worked hard to loose weight and she has succeeded. She looks amazing. Now she just needs to start choosing clothes for her new body. She looks amazing in figure hugging dresses without the extra material. She has an amazing body, she should show it off more, I know I would
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I thought Beatrice's dress was just fine for this sort of event. "Black Tie" has a very clear meaning for men: dinner suit (tuxedo to Americans). But for women there is a bit more flexibility. This was not a ball and a cocktail dress was quite appropriate dress for women, and this what Beatrice wore. I'm not a fan of the puffed sleeves and I would like to see her in something a bit sleeker around the neckline and shoulders, especially when she's worn her hair down.
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Old 02-13-2014, 02:31 AM
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I showed the photos to my colleagues at work today as I thought the outfit looked similar to what my immediate boss at work was wearing and they agreed so I started wondering - had she gone to this function straight from Sony - had time to change her shoes but not her dress so needed a dress that was suitable for work AND for this type of function and she did nail that quite well.
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I don't like the dress to me it is too frumpy and too dowdy for such a young woman. I do love those shoes though.
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The blouse doesn't fit properly, and the skirt looks like she cut up a tablecloth.
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Love the skirt, but the blouse doesn't go...
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The blouse doesn't fit properly, and the skirt looks like she cut up a tablecloth.


That's what I thought too!
Still, at least it wasn't another black outfit.
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