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Old 10-24-2008, 07:59 AM
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WOW. I just love the tweed and fur outfit, even if it is something Vesta would wear.
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Is that a real fur stole HM is wearing at the state banquet in Slovakia? Pink will be furious!! Didn't the news report that HM would be recycling her outfits, but they seem to be all new to me

the pink outfit and the red are both recycled and were on the list that hello said would be used
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Old 10-24-2008, 12:24 PM
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More photos of the queen at the Slovakian state banquet:

Queen Elizabeth at Slovakian State Banquet
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I don't think HM is that worried about what Pink thinks.
Yes, its so precious, she's probably doing it on purpose, she's worn so much fur trim on this visit and again on the last day
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the pink outfit and the red are both recycled and were on the list that hello said would be used
Thankyou. I missed the hello list. I love the pink hat, it seems to me inspired from an aussie diggers hat
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Old 10-25-2008, 08:47 AM
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Visit in photos of royal trip to Slovakia. She seems to have recyled clothes. I wonder if the Duke did?

http://www.monstersandcritics.com/pe...isits_Slovakia
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Old 10-25-2008, 11:27 AM
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Great Pictures of HM's clothes in this article from the Mail!

At the grand old age of 82, it seems the Queen has decided you're never too old for a style makeover.

After years of being criticised for her staid image, she appeared on an official engagement in Slovakia today looking younger and cooler than ever

Crowning glory: How the Queen transformed into a glam granny for her latest royal tour | Mail Online
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Old 10-25-2008, 01:39 PM
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Now, this is a dress (the one she wears at the Slovakian state banquet).

The problem with Her Majesty's evening dresses is that they often have an unfitting shape, especially in the lower part (let's say the skirt), which make her look like she's wearing a sack (sorry Ma'am).
But this is a good one. Oh, and it also has a neckline allowing the whole necklace to be on the skin as it should be, which we rarely see.

The Slovenian banquet dress wasn't too bad either, but - as I said - the fur trim didn't look that good, IMO.


All the other outfits are very stilish: I particualarly like the red one and the black and white one. The boots too are lovely.
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Do you think she is taking a cue from Ms. Middleton?
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HM is looking wonderful, and happy. Has anyone seen any info on whether all the fur she's worn on this visit is the real thing? I have no doubt those boots are real leather.
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Who is Ms. Middleton. I don´t think that HM need a cue from her.
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Glam Granny I love it.
She is an icon, what more can be said!
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Prince Philip has branded tourism ‘national prostitution’ in his latest unfortunate gaffe.
He made the shocking comment to a professor during his State visit with the Queen to Slovenia last week

Tourism? It's just national prostitution, says Prince Philip | Mail Online
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I agree....good for prince Philip,i think the queen is a lucky women to have this terrific person as a husband !
He's a great character, I like himgod bless you
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Great Pictures of HM's clothes in this article from the Mail!

At the grand old age of 82, it seems the Queen has decided you're never too old for a style makeover.

After years of being criticised for her staid image, she appeared on an official engagement in Slovakia today looking younger and cooler than ever

Crowning glory: How the Queen transformed into a glam granny for her latest royal tour | Mail Online
i like her laste outfit wearing the fur-trim coat and knee-length boots, she looks terrific ! and more yonger than ever
i think its just an intoroduction to see the new glam queen elizabeth
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Prince Philip has branded tourism ‘national prostitution’ in his latest unfortunate gaffe.
He made the shocking comment to a professor during his State visit with the Queen to Slovenia last week

Tourism? It's just national prostitution, says Prince Philip | Mail Online
Prince Philip's gaffes are a stale story. It is great that he still makes fun of certain things by putting Her Majesty into awkward situations. At the same time, Prince Philip should not forget that tourists bring some money to Buckingham Palace.
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I think he meant prostitution in a different sense to 'ladies of the night'
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It does not really matter what Prince Philip has meant, the "national prostitution" tends to sound both awkward and embarrassing.
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There are several videos of the Queen in Slovakia on the website of the President of Slovakia. Currently, they are all on the first and second pages.
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There are several videos of the Queen in Slovakia on the website of the President of Slovakia. Currently, they are all on the first and second pages.
Thank you for sharing, I really enjoyed it
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