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Old 07-26-2017, 08:39 PM
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who knows... to me there was an effort, at least by some, to wear blue and white (otherwise it would be too much of a coincidence). why madde and sofia chose to do otherwise is a mystery. they would have fitted right in with some plain white dresses and the family photo would have looked rather adorable, what a shame!
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Old 07-26-2017, 09:07 PM
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IMO - the days when everyone wears the same color in a group photo are a bit over. Lots of family photos now have a main color and an accent.

While I agree that I would have spaced the two tans differently, I think had it been all blue, that it would have looked like Mrs. Cromarty's third grade wearing uniforms portrait.

Just my taste.
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Old 07-27-2017, 05:04 PM
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I think this is a beautiful picture and shows a wonderfully happy family. I don't know why the theme was baby blue and why Madeleine and Sofia didn't wear it and I don't feel like searching this thread for the answer. There is no need to compare the SRF to the BRF and the later shouldn't even be mentioned IMO. I feel that Silvia and CG look like grandparents rather than monarchs.
It's a fashion thread, which is why the mention of no baby blue for Madeleine and Sofia was raised. I think the BRF was just used as an example as to how this could have been done (for those who find the colours mismatched) rather than a comparison.
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Princess Madeleine at the opening ceremony of European Championships of horse jumping today


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Old 08-21-2017, 05:36 PM
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Interesting ensemble. I like the way Madeleine put her hair up to showcase the neckline.

Hate the shoes! I had a pair just like them last time those heels were in fashion and I have to say they only look good if a woman has trim ankles otherwise the heels make them look like cankles!
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Well..it's not horrible...but it's not great either. She looks rather harsh in the face for some reason...maybe too tan or something.


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Old 08-21-2017, 07:18 PM
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A nice but not impressive look.
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Old 08-21-2017, 07:41 PM
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Well..it's not horrible...but it's not great either. She looks rather harsh in the face for some reason...maybe too tan or something.


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You provided the best description there Pranter...neither great or bad.
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You provided the best description there Pranter...neither great or bad.




Yep she was appropriately dressed ... just meh



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the top part is so mumsy, skirt is nice.
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Old 08-22-2017, 03:44 AM
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The outfit looks very Sewing bee to me. Ending up third place and sewn by a retired male firefighter that for some idea thought that Velcro would be a great way to close the top in the back.
The skirt would have Esme howling like one of the dragons in Game of thrones.
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Well..it's not horrible...but it's not great either. She looks rather harsh in the face for some reason...maybe too tan or something.


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the top part is so mumsy, skirt is nice.
Agree, agree, agree
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Old 08-22-2017, 06:24 AM
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Her shoes are Chloe (found by Laura on Twitter), Her earrings are her Ebba Brahe Star Studs, and her jacket dates back to 2009 and comes from Chloe.
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Love the shoes, and the skirt length and the nice big slit in the skirt. Just don't like the black boxy jacket, not good for her hourglass figure
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Not one of her better looks, IMHO.
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I think Madeleine's latest outfit is a bit old fashioned in appearance; more like something that Silvia's generation would wear. I think the skirt would be nicer and more youthful if paired with a different cardigan and blouse/top.
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Understandable choice given her announcement. Context is important.
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Now we know why the boxy jacket
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Old 09-04-2017, 08:19 AM
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Princess Madeleine wearing an Erdem dress for the Te Deum ceremony for Prince Gabriel, new born son of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia, today, September 4.

Crown Princess Mette-Marit owns the dress as well.


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Not quite impressed with her look here
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