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Luxembourg State Visit to Austria; April 15-17, 2013

Grand Ducal couple lead Luxembourg business mission to Austria

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They are well educated and most able to do this kind of mission, as are their heirs. A remarkable family in the education department.
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The program from the website of the President of Austria
Bundespräsident.at : Staatsbesuch des Großherzogs und der Großherzogin von Luxemburg in Österreich, 15. - 17.4.2013
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Program for the press
http://www.bka.gv.at/DocView.axd?CobId=49354
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Old 04-14-2013, 12:52 PM
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Perhaps the title of this topic could be changed? This is obviously a full state visit, not an economic mission.

EDIT: Thank you!
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Wort.lu - Großherzogliches Paar in Österreich Hier sind die Bilder!
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Old 04-15-2013, 06:32 AM
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Old 04-15-2013, 07:41 AM
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State Banquet means White Tie an Tiara, right?
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Old 04-15-2013, 09:39 AM
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Englisch version of WORT has a few different Pictures.

Wort.lu - Day one of Luxembourg's Royal state visit to Austria
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Staatsbesuch des Großherzogs und der Großherzogin von Luxemburg - a set on Flickr
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At the official LUX. website;

Visite d'État en République d'Autriche - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Avril 2013
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They will visit Linz on Wednesday. That is quite remarkable. Royals usually never visit Linz so I am sure the grand majority of the Upper Austrian politicians will be present. Though why H and MT plan to see the Ars Electronica Center instead of the new Opera House I fail to understand. Why do I have to be in Vienna on Wednesday ?!
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Yes, a tiara event. MT looks lovely.
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State banquets for Royals in Austria always have a white tie and tiara dress code.
GD Maria Teresa's evening dress unfortunately features all the signature elements of a Natan aka Edouard Vermeulen design and must be one of the worst I've ever seen her in.
Unflattering, without craftsmanship, way too tight, and the back is something of a joke. Wish she would have gone with Elie Saab as she usually does for evening wear.
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That is one horrible dress indeed. And why the GDss wears these weird fake brooches instead of some real ones is beyond me too, esp. since it is white tie.

I am wondering if any Habsburg relations were invited to the state dinner. Would love to see them with ADss Fransesca....
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Fashion first: I am not too fond of the pattern of the dress although the colour is flattering.
But for me the tiara and hair are so pretty and elegant,that´s why I did not pay much attention to the rest:-)

Very interesting program indeed,I hope the Grand Ducal couple will have an interesting,enjoyable stay in Austria!
Ars Electronica is very modern and shows great stuff,but it is rather unconventional for a state visit-usually people prefer to see the Spanish riding school,the opera and other famous sights in Vienna,but I am sure that our Luxembourg-guests will also have a great time in Linz. It is a smaller, but beautiful and friendly city with lots of flowers during summer time:-)

I also believe that the banking will be discussed a lot,but let´s wait & see!
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She is a very pretty woman, of greater weight. The dress makes her look like a sausage. It is, too bad. She carries off well designed fashion for larger women, well.
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State banquets for Royals in Austria always have a white tie and tiara dress code.
GD Maria Teresa's evening dress unfortunately features all the signature elements of a Natan aka Edouard Vermeulen design and must be one of the worst I've ever seen her in.
Unflattering, without craftsmanship, way too tight, and the back is something of a joke. Wish she would have gone with Elie Saab as she usually does for evening wear.
I don't care what her body is like, I just can't abide by a dress of that "workmanship" being called fashion. Ridiculous.
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Not a fan of the dress but MT still looks beautiful. The jewelry is just gorgeous!
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You can hardly notice the beautiful tiara of the grand duchess because of her horrible dress and those fake embellishments.

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