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Old 09-05-2008, 10:06 AM
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40th Birthday Photoshoot of Prince Friso, Princess Mabel & Daughters; September 2008

New pics released today on the occasion of the 40th birthdays of Prince Friso and Princess Mabel

http://koninklijkhuis.nl/dsc?s=obj&c...&ext=image.jpg
http://koninklijkhuis.nl/dsc?s=obj&c=g...p;ext=image.jpg
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Old 09-05-2008, 10:10 AM
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What beautiful pictures! The girls have changed so much
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Old 09-05-2008, 10:19 AM
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It's a nice family, the little girls are beautiful, a Happy Birthday to the Princes
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Old 09-05-2008, 12:51 PM
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Those really are gorgeous pictures and for once I really like what Mabel's wearing. The girls have indeed grown and are very cute (we last saw them during Ariane's baptism, isn't it?).

Thanks for sharing, Stefan!
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Old 09-05-2008, 02:28 PM
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Thanks for posting those Stefan. Nice that the RF released some pictures fto mark this occassion, since tprince Friso and his family are not members of the royal house. I wonder where the pictures were taken, Kinderdijk or Zaanse Schans I suppose... Didn't prince Friso succeed his father as patron of the foundation of windmills? So a fitting background, and a nice gesture of HRH. Princess Mabel looks good, the hair and make up this way make her look softer.

They released more pictures to the press than the 3 above btw, look here.
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Old 09-06-2008, 07:29 AM
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Belga has some others too:

http://img178.imagevenue.com/img.php..._122_236lo.jpg
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I love the one of Mabel with Luana.
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lovely pictures! the girls have grown up so quickly. luana certainly looks like her cousin catharina amalia! zaria is adorable... she looks like a doll in a toy shop with those gorgeous blue eyes.
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The pictures were taken in Leidschendam (suburb of The Hague) where they apparently have 3 windmills next to each other:

Molendriegang (Leidschendam - Wikipedia)
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Lovely pictures and........a bowless Mabel
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Lovely family.
Girls are cute. Luana looks like grandma Bea.
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They look lovely and happy. I silly question do they both share the same date as a birthday or they combined both birthdays in one photoshoot??
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They look lovely and happy. I silly question do they both share the same date as a birthday or they combined both birthdays in one photoshoot??
Odette there are no silly questions as my dad say.
Friso was born 21.09.1968 and Mabel 11.08.1968
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Odette there are no silly questions as my dad say.
Friso was born 21.09.1968 and Mabel 11.08.1968
Thank you magnik. (your father is a wise man)
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I really like these photos. The smallest child looks like a little cherub. :)
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Cool

Luana and Amalia do have a close resemblence to one another. Both look like Grandma Beatrix.
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I love the place where they had the photoshoot. Plus the 2 little girls looks adorable. Thanks for the picstures
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Amazing photos! Johan Friso looks so happy! And the girls are lovely! I think Mabel and Johan Friso are a really nice couple!!

So happy birthday!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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I think that Luana looks a lot like Johan Friso! They have the same smile! You can see it in the picture with her mother from belga! But I have to agree that she indeed is quite alike with her cousin Catharina Amalia!
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Odette there are no silly questions as my dad say.
Friso was born 21.09.1968 and Mabel 11.08.1968
No, Prince Friso was not born 21.09.1968! According to Wikipedia he was born 25.09.1968! And I think that this is the right date!
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