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Old 09-02-2008, 04:28 AM
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Re: Dress worn in Melbourne

Hiya Everyone,

Does any one know who designed her black dress that she wore to the charity dinner in Melbourne?

Also, has anyone seen it online for sale?


Any information would be greatly appreciated.


Perhaps, she shall wear a dress with more colour on Wednesday night at the Victor Chang gala with perhaps a new necklace.

She looked great at the event.
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Old 09-03-2008, 03:43 AM
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Having seen today's gorgeous new outfit, I hope Mary wears a new dress tonight!
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Old 09-03-2008, 09:35 AM
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Mary's dress at the Victor Chang Gala, a repeat from the Beijing Ballet Gala event. For me it's another perfect gala appearance from Mary, as I said before, she's one of those who can pull off the "regal look" (sorry Fred but that's something you can only dream about, he's more the type Bob the Builder, forced into a suit).
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Old 09-03-2008, 10:12 AM
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she looks really well - i like that dress on her (i dont know why i prefer it now to when she wore it in china it must have grown on me)
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Me too PrincessofEurope. The hair style was nice (elegant but not too intricate) and it complemented the dress and I think it complemented the dress more/better.
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Old 09-03-2008, 04:41 PM
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Crown Princess Mary looked absolutely glamorous in an understated way. The silver or platinum cold colour became her well. The cut of the dress favourably enhanced Crown Princess Mary's figure. By the way, I was not keen on this dress earlier.
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Old 09-03-2008, 04:44 PM
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I think that she wore similar dress not this. Mary looks much much better than event before in black dress.
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Old 09-03-2008, 09:10 PM
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I love the dress. The more I see the grey polka dot dress the more I like it. I see something new each time. It is really beautiful but not overwhelming the wearer.
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I love the dress. The more I see the grey polka dot dress the more I like it. I see something new each time. It is really beautiful but not overwhelming the wearer.
I do like it more this time than the last, but I dont really want to see it again in the next little while. Twice within about a month is enough for me
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Old 09-04-2008, 02:02 AM
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That's a very thin line to expect Mary to walk. Wear it too often and we, her adoring public, get bored. Buy new eveningwear and have the piranna pack of anti-royalists whinge about conspicuous consumption and her spendthrift ways.
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I like this grey dress. I have not seen it before, so it's a nice surprise for me.
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Old 09-04-2008, 02:53 AM
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Does anyone know where to purchase the grey stars print dress?
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Mary's dress at the Victor Chang Gala, a repeat from the Beijing Ballet Gala event. For me it's another perfect gala appearance from Mary, as I said before, she's one of those who can pull off the "regal look" (sorry Fred but that's something you can only dream about, he's more the type Bob the Builder, forced into a suit).
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Bob the Builder, you're so right!!
Fred really looks better in jeans and a sweater than in a suit, that's for sure. He just isn't the type for suits and uniforms, that's more his brother's department. Why don't we have fashion topics on male royals anyway?
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Old 09-04-2008, 04:59 AM
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Whoever the designer of this dress may be: it's just no, no, no!! The pattern, the fabric, the cut do give the wearer the look of a midfifties housewive trying to be elegant for her first time ever at the opera
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I say bring the beehive back...
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Old 09-04-2008, 05:04 AM
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A stunning dress, imo!
It looked much better this time then it looked in China.

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Old 09-04-2008, 05:05 AM
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I say bring the beehive back...
No chance for others. Amy Winehouse has bought the whole lot up
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Non non darling. I mean the beehive, not the wasps nest...
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Non non darling. I mean the beehive, not the wasps nest...
Ah, bon. But you might find it useful for transport when both hands are full
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Ah, bon. But you might find it useful for transport when both hands are full
For the transport of little sacks with a certain white powder??
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