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Old 12-10-2016, 12:04 PM
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I like it she looks fine love the color it's something different .
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Old 12-10-2016, 12:33 PM
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I love it that she stepped out of the princess box.
JMO, but she can never compete with Vic and Maddy in the princess fashion stakes. When she has been seemed to try that, we have raked her over the coals.
So good for her to go her own way.
I really do want to see other photos of this dress though. The color is yummy.
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Old 12-10-2016, 12:34 PM
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It´s simply not her. Looks rather like a dress for Mette-Marit or Queen Máxima. But it doesn´t work for her because it looks so totally un-Sophia!
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Old 12-10-2016, 12:39 PM
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The colour suits her very well and overall she looks lovely, but the sleeves are too big! Sofia is small so she should wear fitting outfits so that she doesn't "drown" in her clothes. The fabric looks similar to crown princess Victoria's wedding gown. This dress looks like it could be easily modified and reused so hopefully we'll see it again! I think her own tiara is much prettier than this one, but I guess she must start somehere with the Bernadotte tiaras.
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Old 12-10-2016, 12:42 PM
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I like the dress, the fabric, the siluette and the colour. She can wear it....
Great also that she is wearing another tiara - for a change. But: this would have been a great tiara for the second day. For the first "most glittering day" she should have opted for a Diamond Tiara.
The coiffure is simply not good..... What a pity.
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Old 12-10-2016, 01:52 PM
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Everything in the dress is too big to Sofia, she drowns in it. The only good thing at the dress is the colour. And her hairdo is also a big minus.
http://media.shootitlive.com/93TO5h9...tonbladet/5564
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Old 12-10-2016, 02:26 PM
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Color is great...the material is not.


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Old 12-10-2016, 04:47 PM
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Horrible, horrible, horrible.

Looks like she was trying to invoke Lilian, but it does not work for her AT ALL.

So sad.
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Old 12-10-2016, 05:07 PM
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I liked austere elegance of the dress and rich emerald colour. However, it overwhelmed Princess Sofia.
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Old 12-10-2016, 05:14 PM
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Everything in the dress is too big to Sofia, she drowns in it. The only good thing at the dress is the colour. And her hairdo is also a big minus.
http://media.shootitlive.com/93TO5h9...tonbladet/5564
http://media.shootitlive.com/3J3iIOT...expressen/2594
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The colour is nice but thats about it and I agree it looks far too big on Princess Sofia.
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Old 12-10-2016, 06:32 PM
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unfortunately, i usually don't like what sofia wears in galas. she has yet to wear something i truly like. this time, colour is wonderful (and would have looked nicely matched with her emerald tiara) but the design for me is off.

on the 'new-ness' front though, happy claps on the new tiara (which suits her nicely) and to see her wearing a more daring design than she usually wears.

i am hoping to see sofia diving into the jewels vault more and more. clearly this time it went really well, even if this isn't a particularly impressive tiara. i think she will become more and more comfortable and hopefully we will see her with something different and new (yes, i am not the biggest fan of her own emerald tiara either).
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Old 12-10-2016, 06:50 PM
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It's an improvement on some of the other stuff she's worn to this event but still no. The fabric is awful and the design is too boxy.
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Old 12-10-2016, 07:23 PM
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She's swallowed up in the dress. It's too shapeless and stiff. The color is great though.


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Old 12-10-2016, 11:10 PM
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I like it but it is a bit too big for her especially in the sleeves. Great color and fa
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Old 12-11-2016, 12:36 AM
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Not a great gown but I love the colour on her ... is it the sleeves??
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Old 12-11-2016, 12:41 AM
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Love the dress, love the simple tailoring, love the color, love the wintery neckline. She was a relief in between the bridal cakes taking all attention away from the esteemed laureates, the real main characters in this theatre.
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Old 12-11-2016, 08:20 AM
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Sorry, I find it frumpy. I can see that she was going for restrained elegance but it doesn't work for me.
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Old 12-11-2016, 08:21 AM
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Love the dress, love the simple tailoring, love the color, love the wintery neckline. She was a relief in between the bridal cakes taking all attention away from the esteemed laureates, the real main characters in this theatre.
Or they got dressed up to pay honour to the importance of the awards, not as an attention seeking attempt...
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Old 12-11-2016, 01:45 PM
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Tonight at the Dinner

I like her very much!!

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Old 12-11-2016, 01:51 PM
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Although still not my favorite, definite improvement from last night. And one if not her best evening look

The color is lovely and the style really suits her. Far more flattering than yesterday

I love she wore her hair up. She should have used this hairdo yesterday, the cut steel needed it. Great seeing her in a second new tiara, this one a bit more bling.
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