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Old 09-18-2012, 08:53 AM
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Her hair, jewelry and shoes are fantastic. The dress, not so much. I'm not much on shiny fabrics. IMO, it kind of looks like she's wearing tin foil, you know the colored ones from around the holidays. I will say this, the cut and color are nice.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:08 AM
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I also don't love the dress (I don't hate it either). The bronze color really suits Mary. As always, hair, makeup and accessories are divine.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:22 AM
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Mary herself looks good but I'm not fond of this shining dress. Is this a new trend?
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:32 AM
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Anybody knows whitch label this dress is ? Could it be Jesper Hovring?
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:37 AM
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The cut of the dress is beautiful. The material however is not. It's way too shiny. I would have loved this dress in a different fabric.
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:40 AM
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But While I agree, Mary just looks breathtaking. So well coiffed always, Its one of the things I admire most about her!
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Old 09-18-2012, 09:50 AM
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Agree with you rubies, Mary looks breathtaking
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Old 09-18-2012, 10:17 AM
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I'm sure that without bright flashes from the camera (to account for the darker lighting in the venue) the fabric is not as shiny.

I love this whole look! She looks amazing!
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Old 09-18-2012, 10:18 AM
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I do not like the dress, looks too shiny and cheap.
The hair do look add to me
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Old 09-18-2012, 10:54 AM
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I am absolutely crazy about every little thing. The dress fits like a dream and is very interesting in the cut, boat neck, sleeves, inverted pleats, set in waist. I love that the pattern gets bigger on the way down.
Would love to see a closer up image of hair and earrings.
Both this dress and the blue unfortunately highlight her bony neckline, she has gotten very thin.
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Mary looks every inch like the Crown Princess she is. Elegance personified in every way, from her beautiful hairdo, perfectly fitted dress, her simple accessories. Lovely...
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Would love to see a closer up image of hair and earrings.
Both this dress and the blue unfortunately highlight her bony neckline, she has gotten very thin.
Mary wore the same earrings to Amber Petty's 40th Birthday in Adelaide, South Australia, in 2010.

Personally, I don't consider Mary to have a 'bony' neckline, rather, she has a very feminine (shall I say svelte) dcolletage which I find to be quite an attractive feature.

She looks exquisite when her shoulders are bare.
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Gorgeous love the hair the earrings she looks wonderful..
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Old 09-18-2012, 01:58 PM
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I love the dress! The color, and the details are very interesting. She looks stunning.
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Old 09-19-2012, 03:20 AM
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Mary at the dinner in Brazil on September 17, has worn Gianvito Rossi Glitter Sandal
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Old 09-19-2012, 03:46 AM
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And the dress is from Alberta Feretti

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Old 09-19-2012, 06:43 AM
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September 18, 2012 - Mary in a new dress, looks really nice and its different to what she usually goes for. I don't like the print, it looks like animal print (snake or lizard). Ponytail works well with this dress.

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Old 09-19-2012, 07:24 AM
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What a flattering dress, would like one in every color! Any ID on this one?

Perfect skirt and skirt length for her. Posture is so enviable.
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Mary looks really pretty, the dress is lovely. The ponytail was a perfect choice for this dress.
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Old 09-19-2012, 07:37 AM
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So far, CP Mary's elegant wardrobe for the trip to Brazil has been fantastic IMHO - but this is the first miss for me.
The snake skin print is indeed not pretty at all, the cigarette ash shades do not suit her coloring, and the neckline is wrapped rather too thickly around her neck; the ponytail might work with the dress, but not really with Mary's age. Not even the peep toe shoes are a particularly nice choice... the earrings are, though.
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