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@ 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.
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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.
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Old 05-25-2012, 10:46 AM
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I don't think she can ever look bad...:-)
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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.
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....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!
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yes, i wonder the same how they can walk with that, i willdo it very slow!!!! i guess they practice?
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I shudder when they walk on uneven surfaces and where heels can get caught, like cobblestones.
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Crown Princess Mary attended a lunch on the royal yacht Dannebrog today to celebrate its 80th anniversary,
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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!!!!!
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I agree; the dress itself is just average, but the belt (and matching shoes) just manages to save it.
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The stripes make my eyes hurt. Too busy. The belt is very nice, however.
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Navy and white always great, belt with nautical motif makes it.
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The dress is okay and the belt is nice, but I don't like the two together.
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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 )
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Ouch! You can see how her toes are bunching out over the left shoe in the second photo.
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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.
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Not really a fan of the dress. The belt does not look good with it to me.
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Nice outfit. I also liked the matching belt and heels. Very nautical.
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I think the outfit looks good on this specific event, nautical theme, otherwise it would look a little strange.
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Crown Princess Mary attended a lunch on the royal yacht Dannebrog today to celebrate its 80th anniversary,
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I don´t like that dress but belt is beautiful.
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