The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #121  
Old 04-28-2009, 01:42 PM
Turkish Delight's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Istanbul, Turkey
Posts: 3,210
LA REINA SOFÍA Y CARLA BRUNI: ARTE Y COMPOSTURA EN EL MUSEO REINA SOFÍA
LA PRENSA INTERNACIONAL ANALIZA EL 'DUELO' DE LA PRINCESA DE ASTURIAS Y CARLA BRUNI
royals.web-log.nl: Royale activiteiten
__________________

__________________
Everything we see in the world, is the creative work of woman.- Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
Reply With Quote
  #122  
Old 04-28-2009, 01:49 PM
Beck's Avatar
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Posts: 154
all the British papers today were saying how Letizia outshone Carla! It was great to see the Spanish Royal Family in the British Press.
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
  #123  
Old 04-28-2009, 01:54 PM
ANNIE_S's Avatar
Super Moderator
Picture of the Week Coordinator
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: -, Spain
Posts: 3,621
From Hello
Carla charms Spain as she meets fellow 'first lady of fashion' Letizia
From Bunte:
http://www.bunte.de/adel/carla-bruni..._did_4177.html
Diez minutos:
http://www.diezminutos.es/familia_re...ana/(image)/11
__________________
Palaces are not the ones that dignify kings; kings are the ones who honor them with their presence.
Isabel, ep. 26

Vote in TRF Fashion Polls!


Reply With Quote
  #124  
Old 04-28-2009, 01:54 PM
ap3's Avatar
ap3 ap3 is offline
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 315
what's with the safety pin on Letizia's evening gown to hold the sash in place?!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #126  
Old 04-28-2009, 02:06 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 2,316
Quote:
Originally Posted by biboquinhas View Post
They are very similar, Letizia and Carla! They ahve very similar shape bodys and we can see that in those pictures taken behind! I think that Letizia could have accompain the visit to the museum, I think it would have been nice for Carla to have one more person around her and the conversation would be different!
Juan Carlos didn't look too thrilled about the media circus of Carla meeting Letizia that really took away the real importance of this state visit. A quieter 2nd day would work better for him .
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #127  
Old 04-28-2009, 02:36 PM
Lady Marmalade's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Chicago, United States
Posts: 1,623
I think they both exude class, elegance, proper demeanor, intelligence, grace..and all the rest. This has to be one of the most glamorous of state visits I have seen in a long time..
__________________
Lady M
Reply With Quote
  #128  
Old 04-28-2009, 02:55 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 25,030
Galleries from yesterday:
Lne - duelo de elegancia
Lne - Glamour francés en España
Lne - cena de gala
Great photos from BullsPress:
Infanta Board - Foro Hispanico de Opiniones sobre la Realeza
Infanta Board - Foro Hispanico de Opiniones sobre la Realeza
Letizia looked absolutely beautiful
Don´t miss
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #129  
Old 04-28-2009, 03:00 PM
giov's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Roma, Italy
Posts: 2,339
Gallery Zimbio
Queen Sofia & Carla Bruni-Sarkozy Visit Reina Sofia Museum - Pictures - Zimbio

Quote:
Originally Posted by Beck View Post
all the British papers today were saying how Letizia outshone Carla!
The Italian ones say that Carla was more elegant (though Carla hasn't many fans in Italy, for many reasons, but they all agree she is always elegant and classy).
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #130  
Old 04-28-2009, 03:22 PM
PrincessofEurope's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: *, United Kingdom
Posts: 3,255
It was great to see the coverage in todays British papers of Letizia and Carla
__________________
This is the stuff of fairytales

Reply With Quote
  #131  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:18 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: olney, United States
Posts: 637
[QUOTE=ANNIE_S;926868]Pictures from the visit to El Prado:
Galerías de imágenes
No comments on Carla Bruni's rather revealing dress (pictures 10 and 11). There would have been many criticisms if Letizia wore such a dress.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #132  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:21 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: olney, United States
Posts: 637
Quote:
Originally Posted by RaniaRocks View Post
And Letizia is wearing the safety pin yet one more time, honestly.


The Queen looks good in red, her dress and jewelry were stunning but of course she's the Queen, a lady of other generation and always on her very own style, and for Letizia I didn't like it, sorry, she's looking better lately but that dress is ugly IMO and has something weird on her behind, she tried to hard and the result was really really busy between the train, the tiara with that loose hair, orders, blasons, glitters, jewelry, makeup, you name it and of course those ugly shoes.
RaniaRocks, no need to be sorry. Everyone is entitled to his/her own opinion.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #133  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:27 PM
LadyFinn's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Southwest, Finland
Posts: 25,030
[quote=chuchu;927363]
Quote:
Originally Posted by ANNIE_S View Post
Pictures from the visit to El Prado:
Galerías de imágenes
No comments on Carla Bruni's rather revealing dress (pictures 10 and 11). There would have been many criticisms if Letizia wore such a dress.
Yes, the dress was too revealing for me to be classy and elegant. From some of the photos I get the feeling that king Juan Carlos wasn´t very happy about the media fuss around Carla and Letizia.

Doppelt schön: Carla Bruni und Prinzessin Letizia als Mode-Klone - WELT ONLINE
Fashion face-off: Carla Bruni vs. Princess Letizia | AccessAtlanta
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #134  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:47 PM
Little_star's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,605
Quote:
Originally Posted by Larzen View Post
I wish more royals would wear such bland clothes with tacky strings like Carla Bruni and have such boringly un-messy hair, its really a bore to see such a well presented first lady
Wearing a dress with a drawstring that looks like a piece of frayed rope on a state visit is very tacky, imo. And the hair was pretty bouffant.....
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #135  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:49 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: olney, United States
Posts: 637
Quote:
Originally Posted by giov View Post
Carla has the good looks, personality and charm. On top of that she has a good singing voice!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #136  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:54 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: olney, United States
Posts: 637
Quote:
Originally Posted by ap3 View Post
what's with the safety pin on Letizia's evening gown to hold the sash in place?!
I would like to know also. Maybe a sign of a quite rebellion?
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #137  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:56 PM
Princess_Beatrix's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: moved to, Spain
Posts: 756
Quote:
Originally Posted by Little_star View Post
Wearing a dress with a drawstring that looks like a piece of frayed rope on a state visit is very tacky, imo. And the hair was pretty bouffant.....
What's tacky about a simple but very elegant dress? And what's bouffant about this updo hairdo?

I think all ladies looked nice, but none of them looked spectacular. I don't get this whole "fashion-competition" thing. It's a stupid thing created by the media.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #138  
Old 04-28-2009, 04:59 PM
Nico's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Paris, France
Posts: 1,924
[/QUOTE]
Quote:
Yes, the dress was too revealing
At least she can afford it....so why not for the pleasure of our eyes?

Quote:
Wearing a dress with a drawstring that looks like a piece of frayed rope on a state visit is very tacky
Bit jealous perhaps?

Quote:
And the hair was pretty bouffant.....
Really?What a crime!
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #139  
Old 04-28-2009, 05:00 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: olney, United States
Posts: 637
[QUOTE=LadyFinn;927370]
Quote:
Originally Posted by chuchu View Post

From some of the photos I get the feeling that king Juan Carlos wasn´t very happy about the media fuss around Carla and Letizia.

Doppelt schön: Carla Bruni und Prinzessin Letizia als Mode-Klone - WELT ONLINE
Fashion face-off: Carla Bruni vs. Princess Letizia | AccessAtlanta
He is probably thinking that the importance of the visit has been eclipsed by the media fuss aoung Carla and Letizia. I don't blame him if he is not too happy about it.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #140  
Old 04-28-2009, 05:07 PM
Little_star's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,605
Quote:
Originally Posted by Princess_Beatrix View Post
What's tacky about a simple but very elegant dress? And what's bouffant about this updo hairdo?
I was refering to the blue dress she wore yesterday and the accompanying hairdo. It seems you misunderstood my previous post and seeing as I've already explained my view, I'm not going to bother doing so again.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Nico
Bit jealous perhaps?
Nope, but I do think it reveals a lot about an individual when their only method of countering an argument is to scream "jealousy". It reminds me of being in high school.....
__________________

__________________
Reply With Quote
Reply


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
State Visit from Qatar to Spain: April 25-27, 2011 lula Royal Family of Spain 74 05-19-2011 10:42 AM
State Visit from India to Spain: April 21-22, 2009 lula Royal Family of Spain 32 11-08-2009 04:40 AM
Sheikh Hamad and Sheikha Mozah's State Visit to France 22-24 June 2009 Nico Ruling Family of Qatar 29 07-02-2009 07:48 AM
State Visit from France: May 25-26, 2009 dazzling Ruling Families of the United Arab Emirates 7 05-27-2009 11:38 AM
State Visit from Spain to Luxembourg: April 16-18, 2007 fanletizia Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg 89 11-03-2008 01:52 PM




Popular Tags
affair archduchess marie astrid beatrice (1986- ) birthday carl gustaf chris o'neill crown princess mary crown princess victoria crown princess victoria hats current events denmark duchess of cambridge duke of york earl of snowdon english books family general news grand duke henri hereditary grand duchess stéphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume infanta cristina infanta leonor infanta sofia iñaki urdangarín jewels king felipe king felipe vi king philippe king willem-alexander letizia liechtenstein meme monarchy news prince alexander prince carl philip prince daniel prince felix prince gabriel prince harry prince harry of wales prince nicholas prince oscar princess beatrice princess claire of luxembourg princess estelle princess leonore princess madeleine princess margaretha of luxembourg princess mary style princess of asturias princess sofia princess victoria queen elizabeth ii queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen mathilde queen maxima queen silvia spanish jewels state visit state visit to spain stephanie sweden swedish royal family uae nature victoria zog



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:34 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2017
Jelsoft Enterprises