The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #621  
Old 06-09-2010, 10:04 AM
dazzling's Avatar
Super Moderator
Blog Editor
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: -, France
Posts: 22,322
Not suprised that the court didnt mention nor wanted to comment because IMO its their not place to do so and ruin teh s uprise for Victoria.
If Victoria wanted everyone to know who is the flower boy/girl we wouldve knows by know.
Its a shame other houses ruined it
__________________

__________________
  #622  
Old 06-09-2010, 10:18 AM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: copenhagen, Denmark
Posts: 49
Quote:
Originally Posted by betina View Post
I have never heard that. Where did you hear that from? Can you link it.

She has been very ill lately so I think thats why she cant be regent now.
It is written in the constitution (Danmarks Riges Grundlov) chapter II § 8
__________________

  #623  
Old 06-09-2010, 10:27 AM
Marengo's Avatar
Administrator
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 17,641
It must have been a mistake at the Dutch court as they are usually not very talkative...at all. With no other foreign royal event the Duch court released a statement who was attending so long in advance (and often they did not release any statement at all).

I suppose Amalia has to take some extra days off from school again, so let's see when the first people will start complaining in newspapers and such.
__________________
TRF Rules and FAQ
  #624  
Old 06-09-2010, 11:43 AM
crm2317's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Belfast, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,239
I have to say that although it is great Prince Christian and Princess Amalia will be on the wedding I would have prefered to be surprised when they got out of the car. As to whether Princess Ingrid-Alexandra will be present perhaps that will be a surprise for the day. Or maybe she wasn't asked! Victoria has plenty of godchildren and Daniel has a young niece and possibly his own godchildren. It would have been easier to stick all their names in a hat and chose at random!
__________________
God Save the House of Windsor
  #625  
Old 06-09-2010, 12:05 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Melbourne & Sydney, Australia
Posts: 3,978
I, personally, think a mound is being made out of a mole hill.

It's a wedding, and the wedding party will consist of whoever Victoria and Daniel would like to take part.

Our expectations are inconsequential to the reality of the situation.
__________________

"Dressing is a way of life" - Monsieur Saint Laurent
  #626  
Old 06-09-2010, 12:42 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: small town, United States
Posts: 843
Quote:
Originally Posted by CrownPrincess5 View Post
It would be wonderful if it's broadcasted in the US like Charles and Dianas wedding. I hate to have to watch it online.


I hope they do too but I don't think they will. They only seem to show British weddings in the U.S.
  #627  
Old 06-09-2010, 01:11 PM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Posts: 130
Quote:
Originally Posted by crm2317 View Post
I have to say that although it is great Prince Christian and Princess Amalia will be on the wedding I would have prefered to be surprised when they got out of the car. As to whether Princess Ingrid-Alexandra will be present perhaps that will be a surprise for the day. Or maybe she wasn't asked! Victoria has plenty of godchildren and Daniel has a young niece and possibly his own godchildren. It would have been easier to stick all their names in a hat and chose at random!
This I can not imagine.
Ingrid Alexandra is too much of an obvious choice, if Christian and Amalia are part.
If she wouldn´t be there, I´d be sure, it would be, because she didn´t want to.
However I´d dare to bet she will be also there.
People start again to read schedules one-sided (just as it did happen with the invitation list of the government)
Ingrid wasn´t listed for all duties, she had performed in her young life. The same goes for Christian.
Just because the Danish court was now adding him, it doesn´t mean, the norwegian court has to follow this.
And "no comment" doesn´t equal "no participation"

BTW Daniel has two nieces. Hedvig (11) and Vera (6)
  #628  
Old 06-09-2010, 01:15 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Lafayette, United States
Posts: 500
Quote:
Originally Posted by blujean View Post
I hope they do too but I don't think they will. They only seem to show British weddings in the U.S.
I know, bummer. Leave it to the U.S. to be enamored with the least open of the royal families (and IMO the least attractive).

In fact, the US was born from the rude treatment, stuffy rule, and deaf ears of the British monarchy. With so many other people from so many areas of the world, particularly Europe, it is strange that the US media has only focused on the Windsors and the Grimaldis.

Oh well, thank goodness for the Internet.
  #629  
Old 06-09-2010, 01:20 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 22,548
Pop star Agnes Carlsson and veteran artist Björn Skifs will sing a duet at Storkyrkan at the wedding, Skifs is also playing piano. Songwriter and producer Jorgen Elofsson has written the song.
- It is a love ballad in Beyoncé-style, says a source within the wedding organization.
Superduo sjunger för bröllopsparet i kyrkan | Bröllopet | Aftonbladet

On Tuesday morning it was a wedding procession rehearsal:
Hästarna tog över centrala Stockholm | Bröllopet | Aftonbladet

Victoria and Daniel will be served a dinner with 25 dishes (!) at the East Indiaman Götheborg three days before the wedding.
- They may go out and run afterwards, says chef Leif Mannerström.
The dinner is for 150 guests, including the governors of Sweden, King Carl Gustaf, Queen Silvia and Crown Princess Victoria and Daniel Westling.
Risk för paltkoma, Victoria | Bröllopet | Aftonbladet
Deltagande vid Kronprinsessan Victorias bröllop och Love Stockholm - SOIC
  #630  
Old 06-09-2010, 01:39 PM
crm2317's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Belfast, United Kingdom
Posts: 2,239
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lola View Post
This I can not imagine.
Ingrid Alexandra is too much of an obvious choice, if Christian and Amalia are part.
If she wouldn´t be there, I´d be sure, it would be, because she didn´t want to.
However I´d dare to bet she will be also there.
People start again to read schedules one-sided (just as it did happen with the invitation list of the government)
Ingrid wasn´t listed for all duties, she had performed in her young life. The same goes for Christian.
Just because the Danish court was now adding him, it doesn´t mean, the norwegian court has to follow this.
And "no comment" doesn´t equal "no participation"

BTW Daniel has two nieces. Hedvig (11) and Vera (6)
I was only joking Lola

I hope Ingrid Alexandra will attend but I'm not sure as the royal house has only announced the reigning couple, crown princely couple and martha louise with ari behn. I'm assuming that if Ingrid Alexandra was going she would have been listed.
__________________
God Save the House of Windsor
  #631  
Old 06-09-2010, 01:41 PM
Marengo's Avatar
Administrator
Royal Blogger, TRF Author
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 17,641
Quote:
Originally Posted by LadyFinn
The dinner is for 150 guests, including the governors of Sweden, King Carl Gustaf, Queen Silvia and Crown Princess Victoria and Daniel Westling.
Princess Madelaine is not expected to attend the dinner?
__________________
TRF Rules and FAQ
  #632  
Old 06-09-2010, 02:17 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 22,548
There are those, who shall row Victoria and Daniel. Fight for places has been fierce, said the seaman Joakim Holmstrom, 20 from Stockholm
Här är de som ska ro Victoria och Daniel - Bröllopet - Allt om kronprinsessan Victorias och Daniels bröllop | Expressen
Sailor Helena Andersson, 21, is one of the rowers.
- I am happy and proud, it is an honor.
Helena, 21, ska ro de nygifta: Jag är stolt - Bröllopet - Allt om kronprinsessan Victorias och Daniels bröllop | Expressen
  #633  
Old 06-09-2010, 02:34 PM
H.M. Margrethe's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: Odense, Denmark
Posts: 825
Quote:
Originally Posted by Marengo View Post
Princess Madelaine is not expected to attend the dinner?
What about prince Carl Phillip ??
__________________
Long live the royal family in Denmark

  #634  
Old 06-09-2010, 02:36 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 22,548
I think that we have to wait and see, if Carl Philip and Madeleine participate at this event, it seems to be private, it isn´t listed at the royal court website.
  #635  
Old 06-09-2010, 03:00 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: ,, Canada
Posts: 461
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stefan View Post
Also King Abdullah and Queen Rania of Jordan will attend.
Jordan News Agency - Petra - King leaves for London.
This must be a really special event as I've never known Abdullah to attend a European royal wedding and Rania only once since her husband ascended the throne. I just hope Rania remembers not to wear white to another woman's wedding, like she did Letizia's in Spain.
  #636  
Old 06-09-2010, 03:03 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 22,548
Here´s a translated version (to english) of TV4´s interview with Victoria and Daniel, by Gregor Nowinski:
The Wedding Interview - SWEDEN.SE
  #637  
Old 06-09-2010, 03:35 PM
MoonShadow123's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: ..., United Kingdom
Posts: 281
Is Princess Madeleine still in USA?
  #638  
Old 06-09-2010, 04:08 PM
CPV_Rules's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Wyndmoor, United States
Posts: 44
Thank you Lady finn for posting the interview link in English. It is very difficult to find much of anything online. I don't post much, but I'd like to thank everyone who does post regularly here for keeping us Royal watchers informed.

I'm glad everything is finally coming together for the royal couple.
  #639  
Old 06-09-2010, 04:15 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 22,548
About the media coming to report from the wedding:
Listan klar över vilka som ska bevaka kronprinsessans bröllop | Medievärlden
Google Translator
  #640  
Old 06-09-2010, 05:52 PM
Commoner
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 31
And this is a quite unofficial pre-wedding event: fires and rioting in a Stockholm suburb.

Fires and rioting in Stockholm suburb - The Local

Hopefully they will be quelled quickly before they could spread to other parts of Stockholm and cause inconvinience to visitors and tourists as well as embarassment for the Swedish government.
__________________

Closed Thread


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best outfit worn at a pre-wedding event PrincessofEurope Royal Weddings General Discussion 39 09-07-2013 02:13 AM
Worst guest outfit at a royal wedding or pre-wedding event PrincessofEurope Royal Weddings General Discussion 185 08-07-2013 11:55 PM
Frederik and Mary's Pre-Wedding Festivities: May 2004 jun5 Pre-wedding Events 330 02-07-2013 06:00 PM
Willem-Alexander & Maxima's Pre-Wedding Dinner - 2002 Josefine Pre-wedding Events 26 01-26-2012 10:23 AM




Popular Tags
ascot 2016 best gown best gown september 2016 best hat best outfit catherine middleton style coup d'etat crown prince haakon crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion crown princess mette-marit current events duchess of cambridge dutch state visit dutch state visit to france e-mail fashion poll grand duke jean greece harald v kate middleton king abdullah ii king abdullah in australia king felipe king felipe vi king willem-alexander member introduction monarchy new zealand nobel gala nobel gowns norway november 2016 october 2016 opening of parliament picture of the week prince bernhard prince charles princess marie princess marie fashion princess mary princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion princess mary hats queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen letizia style queen mathilde queen mathildes outfits queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania royal fashion september 2016 sheikha hind state visit state visit to denmark succession sweden the duchess of cambridge the duchess of cambridge casual wear the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:00 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016
Jelsoft Enterprises