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Old 05-13-2010, 11:11 PM
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strange gown almost looks as cthough she has been bound across the bustline love the colour though the skirt is on the gown is gorg. Would it have looked better on someone with a bust? It is hard to tell .... is it that sort of gown.
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I don´t like this dress. The top part looks too tight and the skirt is odd with all those ruffles.
On the other hand, her hairdo is great, and the earrings are just amazing.
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Old 05-14-2010, 07:30 AM
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I am surprised to read some comments, and lot of people don't like this black dress, to me Mary is just perfect, the gown, makeup and hair like most the time.
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Old 05-14-2010, 08:10 AM
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dreaded uniboob effect
Your comment cracked me up. I knew immediately what you meant and it was the exact word I was groping for when I saw the photo.

Love the HAIR!

Love the Makeup!

Love, reall adored the Earrings!

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Old 05-14-2010, 01:06 PM
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I am surprised to read some comments, and lot of people don't like this black dress, to me Mary is just perfect, the gown, makeup and hair like most the time.
Wow, you like this dress? Like I said, to me it's looks like carpet. I don't know who the designer of the dress is, but I really don't like it. The textiles look cheap and it's not flattering on her. Mary dresses well most of the time, but even she can have a bad dress day. This dress is hard on the eyes.
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Old 05-14-2010, 02:00 PM
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Imagine this dress in other colour and with higher or with more cut out neckline. And with some necklace...
Beside the are not the best light for dark blue dress.
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Old 05-14-2010, 02:02 PM
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The gown itself wasn't that bad. I just really didn't like this dark look on Mary. It completely washed her out and made her look very pale. The hairdo and earrings were lovely.
I agree with magnik; in a lighter colour and with a necklace this dress could have looked lovely.
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Old 05-14-2010, 02:13 PM
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You've got a good point here. Mary should limit her total black appearances IMO. Black does nothing for her.
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Old 05-16-2010, 09:09 PM
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For me the gown did nothing for her wonderful figure. The color didn't bother me as much as the cut. Other than that, her hair and makeup are wonderful.
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I thought she looked very good in the gown, the only thing that was missing was a necklace or her choker.
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For me the gown did nothing for her wonderful figure. The color didn't bother me as much as the cut. Other than that, her hair and makeup are wonderful.
Agreed princess gertrude. Princess Mary has a great figure and the cut of the gown was totally wrong for her. I think she looks good in black because her hair and makeup work. I just love her earrings. She must like the cold weather because she is never bundled up when she does her royal duties.
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A choker would have really balanced the look I think, it's bottom heavy in a way. But I love her hair and make up.
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does anyone know the designer of this dress?
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I love love LOVE her in black! Exquisite!
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I like Mary wearing black with her black hair and fair skin.
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what i hate most about this outfit is the colour, black. no idea why mary loves this "all black" look (she not even from NZ) - it doesnt suit her one bit. her worst outing in that sense was charles' bday, where she went as royal Goth or Morticia Addams double.
http://myroyal.files.wordpress.com/2...s-party5-a.jpg

this specific dress is not horrible but not up to scratch either. the bust looks like fake leather, already said on this thread, and the skirt like cheap crepe paper. some colour please.
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Old 05-19-2010, 09:50 PM
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what i hate most about this outfit is the colour, black. no idea why mary loves this "all black" look (she not even from NZ) - it doesnt suit her one bit. her worst outing in that sense was charles' bday, where she went as royal Goth or Morticia Addams double.
http://myroyal.files.wordpress.com/2...s-party5-a.jpg

this specific dress is not horrible but not up to scratch either. the bust looks like fake leather, already said on this thread, and the skirt like cheap crepe paper. some colour please.
I really loved the outfit for Charles' bday, it was a bit 1920's sophistication. I do like her in black and i do like the bust on this dress but i am not a fan of the unfitted skirt. It looks like a dress for a toilet dolly from back in the day that nannas used to have.
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Old 05-19-2010, 09:58 PM
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what i hate most about this outfit is the colour, black. no idea why mary loves this "all black" look (she not even from NZ) - it doesnt suit her one bit. her worst outing in that sense was charles' bday, where she went as royal Goth or Morticia Addams double.
http://myroyal.files.wordpress.com/2...s-party5-a.jpg

this specific dress is not horrible but not up to scratch either. the bust looks like fake leather, already said on this thread, and the skirt like cheap crepe paper. some colour please.
Wow! I guess you really do not like black do you. The CP has never been Goth or Morticia Adam's double. She is one of the best dressed of them all and I do not understand how you can ever say she is Goth of all things.
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Old 05-19-2010, 11:53 PM
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what i hate most about this outfit is the colour, black. no idea why mary loves this "all black" look (she not even from NZ) - it doesnt suit her one bit. her worst outing in that sense was charles' bday, where she went as royal Goth or Morticia Addams double.
http://myroyal.files.wordpress.com/2...s-party5-a.jpg

this specific dress is not horrible but not up to scratch either. the bust looks like fake leather, already said on this thread, and the skirt like cheap crepe paper. some colour please.
I agree. I think Mary is one of the best dressed princesses. She can rock black, but she doesn't wear it right. It really doesn't suit her sometimes. I don't think she should wear all black. She should pair it with a different, lighter color.

The second outfit makes her look like she just stepped out of the Sweeney Todd film.
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I find it puzzling that some say she can't wear black very well. I think she wears it extraordinarly well. Better than most.

I recall having labelled the lace and silk blouse Mary wore to the Prince of Wales' 60th Birthday in 2008, as having somewhat of a gothic inspiration. The 'tag' seems to have stuck..lol.

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To this day, it remains one of my favourite appearances en masse. She was simply exquisite, from heels to hair.

She looked nothing like Morticia Addams...lol.
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