The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Royal Highlights > Royal House of Fashion > Archives

Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #101  
Old 05-23-2012, 09:48 PM
Baroness of Books's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Bookstacks, United States
Posts: 5,811
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kit View Post
@ Baroness of Books: Mary has already worn the hat for the Monaco wedding. I have to say I love the whole outfit. Once again she looks stunning and I am sure she is a great godmother to Estelle.
Thanks for letting me know the prior occasion Mary wore her hat, but I didn't say that she never wore it before, just that the style reminds me of ones the Duchess of Cambridge and Countess of Wessex had worn as well. Personally, I don't care for these type of fascinator/satellite-dish hats; just too OTT for me. But she did look beautiful.
__________________

__________________
A book should be either a bandit or a rebel or a man in the crowd..... D.H. Lawrence
  #102  
Old 05-25-2012, 07:48 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Posts: 459
Mary was her normal polished self at the christening of Princess Estelle. I thought that she herself looked beautiful. I appreciate that there was a sense of regal elegance to her outfit, but it does not work for me. I like the mix of white and gold, just not this particular combination – for me the dress and coat are lovely, are elegant and sophisticated, but not together. I do not like the hat, but the shoes are nice! Mary (and/or her stylist) has a fantastic flair for recycling, but I personally like this dress on the other occasions that it has been worn.
__________________

  #103  
Old 05-25-2012, 11:46 AM
biboquinhas's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Portugal, Portugal
Posts: 3,116
I don't think she can ever look bad...:-)
__________________
YOUR DAILY CLICK HELPS ANIMALS SURVIVE provides food for an animal in a shelter or sanctuary. Feed an animal in need, click for free.http://www.theanimalrescuesite.com/
  #104  
Old 05-25-2012, 02:11 PM
bertie5252003's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 3,199
IMO the christening in Sweden outfit is amazing. I love the colour choices th statr with the bag is a knockout. The dress I love and itis so very understated. Love the shoes and I love the little "hat" I am a sucker for the flowers and hat combo.
  #105  
Old 05-25-2012, 05:37 PM
mrswhitham's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Madison, United States
Posts: 274
Quote:
Originally Posted by MARG View Post

....Accessories? Perfect! The handbag is to die for and oh how I wish I could wear shoes like that!...
I don't know how they do it! Looks like some serious foot pain not to mention how well you can walk on tip toes!
  #106  
Old 05-26-2012, 02:30 AM
ashelen's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: la, United States
Posts: 2,676
yes, i wonder the same how they can walk with that, i willdo it very slow!!!! i guess they practice?
__________________
Ashelen
  #107  
Old 05-26-2012, 03:03 PM
Baroness of Books's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Bookstacks, United States
Posts: 5,811
I shudder when they walk on uneven surfaces and where heels can get caught, like cobblestones.
__________________
A book should be either a bandit or a rebel or a man in the crowd..... D.H. Lawrence
  #108  
Old 05-26-2012, 05:09 PM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 32,699
.

Crown Princess Mary attended a lunch on the royal yacht Dannebrog today to celebrate its 80th anniversary,
wearing a nice maritime dress:



** Full view ** Side view ** Upper part **
__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
  #109  
Old 05-26-2012, 06:09 PM
ashelen's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: la, United States
Posts: 2,676
I dont like this dress, but i like the belt, i am not sure about the shoes! the stripes across make you wider I understand it looks like a marine dress and match theocasion but not my cupof tea!!!!!
__________________
Ashelen
  #110  
Old 05-26-2012, 08:10 PM
Artemisia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Yerevan, Armenia
Posts: 5,438

I agree; the dress itself is just average, but the belt (and matching shoes) just manages to save it.
  #111  
Old 05-26-2012, 08:48 PM
Daria_S's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: My own head, United States
Posts: 8,109
The stripes make my eyes hurt. Too busy. The belt is very nice, however.
__________________
"My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring".
~Prince William~


I'm not obsessed with royalty...I just think intensely about it.
  #112  
Old 05-26-2012, 09:51 PM
Frelinghighness's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: New England, United States
Posts: 3,950
Navy and white always great, belt with nautical motif makes it.
  #113  
Old 05-26-2012, 10:28 PM
Baroness of Books's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Bookstacks, United States
Posts: 5,811
The dress is okay and the belt is nice, but I don't like the two together.
__________________
A book should be either a bandit or a rebel or a man in the crowd..... D.H. Lawrence
  #114  
Old 05-26-2012, 10:38 PM
Danishla's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Miami, United States
Posts: 497
Quote:
Originally Posted by monic View Post
More details

The hat *** The coat 1 *** The coat 2
I love her dress and hat! they really go very nice together and perfect for the occasion, but I noticed her shoes look a bit uncomforable (kind of tight )
__________________
Danishla

The fruit of the spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, . . . .
  #115  
Old 05-26-2012, 10:55 PM
Baroness of Books's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Bookstacks, United States
Posts: 5,811
Ouch! You can see how her toes are bunching out over the left shoe in the second photo.
__________________
A book should be either a bandit or a rebel or a man in the crowd..... D.H. Lawrence
  #116  
Old 05-26-2012, 11:33 PM
Daria_S's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: My own head, United States
Posts: 8,109
Quote:
Originally Posted by Baroness of Books View Post
Ouch! You can see how her toes are bunching out over the left shoe in the second photo.
That looks so painful . I wonder though, if Mary has the issue that I have when it comes to buying shoes where one foot is one size while the other is too big. I always go with the bigger size, but that has its' disadvantages since the shoe on that foot is too loose and I'm always paranoid that I'm going to lose it.
__________________
"My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring".
~Prince William~


I'm not obsessed with royalty...I just think intensely about it.
  #117  
Old 05-26-2012, 11:53 PM
IloveCP's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: -, United States
Posts: 8,231
Not really a fan of the dress. The belt does not look good with it to me.
  #118  
Old 05-27-2012, 12:42 AM
4Pam's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: N/A, United States
Posts: 2,965
Nice outfit. I also liked the matching belt and heels. Very nautical.
__________________
Absence is, in my opinion, important to find out whether something in your life is meaningful and important! It may be difficult to endure, but the end result is always revealing.
  #119  
Old 05-27-2012, 02:48 AM
Duke of Marmalade's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
TRF Author
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Posts: 11,557
I think the outfit looks good on this specific event, nautical theme, otherwise it would look a little strange.
  #120  
Old 05-27-2012, 07:09 AM
martina's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Praha, Czech Republic
Posts: 255
Quote:
Originally Posted by iceflower View Post
.

Crown Princess Mary attended a lunch on the royal yacht Dannebrog today to celebrate its 80th anniversary,
wearing a nice maritime dress:



** Full view ** Side view ** Upper part **
I dont like that dress but belt is beautiful.
__________________

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





Popular Tags
ascot 2016 beatrice borromeo best gown best gown september 2016 best hat best outfit best outfit 2016 catherine middleton style coup d'etat crown prince haakon crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion crown princess mette-marit current events dom duarte duchess of cambridge e-mail fashion poll felipe vi grand duchess josephine-charlotte grand duke jean greece kate middleton king abdullah ii king felipe king felipe vi king willem-alexander member introduction monarchy new zealand nobel gala norway november 2016 october 2016 opening of parliament picture of the week prince bernhard prince charles princess charlene fashion princess madeleine princess marie 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 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 07:49 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

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