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The shape of the bottom of the dress is great but the material of the dress looks cheap. If the dress would be of different kind of fabric, it could look amazing. The applications make the dress even more odd. The colour is good. The shoes ruin the rest of the look. She should have had simple pumps, now there is too much of everything: the shape of the dress, the applications, her hairdo and the shoes. And Letizia's ponytail is horrible for her, a star at a space movie or even Leonor could look good with that.
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it is star wars hairstyle indeed
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the feet/shoes look terrible, the price you pay for high heels all the time me thinks.
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Old 05-31-2017, 04:43 AM
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I love the dress! the color is great, the style is flattering but maybe a bit oo tight around th bust but I guess thats the style. I dislike the pumps, its too bulky for the look.
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Queen Letizia in a white jumpsuit at the 'Princesa de Girona' foundation awards in Girona today, June 29:


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Old 06-29-2017, 03:53 PM
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I'm not a fan of jumpsuits and this one hasn't changed my mind,the colour is however nice and Letizia's hair looks great too.

I noticed that Letizia is also wearing 2 diamond bracelets and a great pair of earrings.
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Old 06-29-2017, 05:07 PM
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I usually dislike jumpsuits, but I can get behind this one.
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I felt the same, Letizia looks great.
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This outfit would be great on a Hollywood starlet, not the Queen of Spain. I wonder at times about her choices in clothing at royal events and this is one of them. Jumpsuits, sleeveless no less........is not a great choice for any royal event for a Queen. There in nothing about this that shows she is a royal queen at all. A huge miss!
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Old 06-29-2017, 06:17 PM
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Usually i like to see Leti in a dress or skirt suit, but i have to say i LOOVE the white jumpsuit-Look, for me its perfection, the shoes, earrings, hairstyle, joyas de pasar bracelets. I just love it.. I dont see any reason, why a Queen should not wear a jumpsuit..
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This outfit would be great on a Hollywood starlet, not the Queen of Spain. I wonder at times about her choices in clothing at royal events and this is one of them. Jumpsuits, sleeveless no less........is not a great choice for any royal event for a Queen. There in nothing about this that shows she is a royal queen at all. A huge miss!
Exactly! Although I am not a fan of jumpsuits this one is not bad. However, not appropriate for a queen at an official event.
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This outfit would be great on a Hollywood starlet, not the Queen of Spain. I wonder at times about her choices in clothing at royal events and this is one of them. Jumpsuits, sleeveless no less........is not a great choice for any royal event for a Queen. There in nothing about this that shows she is a royal queen at all. A huge miss!
I agree with this quite often. And this white jumpsuit does no favors for Letizia. She looks thin and the suit looks ill fitted and the bracelets are totally wrong choice with this outfit. And again she has horrible shoes.
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I love white and silver together, which is what I do like about this outfit. The jumpsuit seems wrong for the event, though.
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I honestly think people think queen and picture Elizabeth, Margrethe, Silvia, Sonja. People need to move into the mind set we have young queens, queens who are going to dress age appropriate. The older queens dressed different as young women. Elizabeth didn't dress like she does now, at 40. Nor did Sofia. Nor does Letizia need to borrow clothes from her MIL was that age.

Royals are very much celebrities. They are very much figure heads. they aren't fairy tale princesses in puffy dresses. Nor are they old school marms. If she dressed in pearls and like her MIL, exactly what she'd Look like.

Not a fan of jumpsuits but this works. Simple color send style. Reason jumpsuits often flop as top much pattern or bright over whelm.

Great seeing her sporting some new accessories. Her hair is fantastic.

Hate the shoes.
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A miss for me too, the jumpsuit doesn't look very nice and then you have cheap looking belt and shoes mixed up with queen enas bracelets, she'd probably spin in her grave seeing this.
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Queen Letizia in a white jumpsuit at the 'Princesa de Girona' foundation awards in Girona today, June 29:


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I thought Letizia looked nice but wrong outfit for the event, this would've been a nice look for Mallorca.
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I honestly think people think queen and picture Elizabeth, Margrethe, Silvia, Sonja. People need to move into the mind set we have young queens, queens who are going to dress age appropriate. The older queens dressed different as young women. Elizabeth didn't dress like she does now, at 40. Nor did Sofia. Nor does Letizia need to borrow clothes from her MIL was that age.

Royals are very much celebrities. They are very much figure heads. they aren't fairy tale princesses in puffy dresses. Nor are they old school marms. If she dressed in pearls and like her MIL, exactly what she'd Look like.

Not a fan of jumpsuits but this works. Simple color send style. Reason jumpsuits often flop as top much pattern or bright over whelm.

Great seeing her sporting some new accessories. Her hair is fantastic.

Hate the shoes.
This is exactly my opinion and actually the reason I restrain from commenting on Letizia's fashion threads most of times now. If every piece she wears that looks 2017 is going to be a melt down I don't think I'm on the same vibe that everybody here, so why should I bother.
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Old 06-30-2017, 08:09 AM
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I love her look. Letizia is a modern queen. I am thinking or Princess Grace, she dressed for her times, chic and stylish.
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I honestly think people think queen and picture Elizabeth, Margrethe, Silvia, Sonja. People need to move into the mind set we have young queens, queens who are going to dress age appropriate. The older queens dressed different as young women. Elizabeth didn't dress like she does now, at 40. Nor did Sofia. Nor does Letizia need to borrow clothes from her MIL was that age.

Royals are very much celebrities. They are very much figure heads. they aren't fairy tale princesses in puffy dresses. Nor are they old school marms. If she dressed in pearls and like her MIL, exactly what she'd Look like.
I don't expect Letizia to dress like her mother-in-law, or like queen Silvia for example. I expect Letizia to dress in clothes which are age appropriate for her. But what is most important, I expect her to dress in clothes which are appropriate for the Queen of Spain, who is a role model to many. And in clothes with which she shows respect to the hosts of the events she is attending, instead of dressing very often into clothes which scream "Look at me!" She is the queen, and the most important guest, often with her husband, in most events, she doesn't need to dress like a starlet to get people to notice her. And when she and Felipe host an event, I expect Letizia to dress honouring their guests.
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I guess it all boils down to personal opinions to some she's dressing as a modern queen and others disagree and think she's a holy show at times
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This is exactly my opinion and actually the reason I restrain from commenting on Letizia's fashion threads most of times now. If every piece she wears that looks 2017 is going to be a melt down I don't think I'm on the same vibe that everybody here, so why should I bother.
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I guess it all boils down to personal opinions to some she's dressing as a modern queen and others disagree and think she's a holy show at times
Yes, you are correct. I also think the same of others. Some of Maxima's outfits hurt my teeth to look at and just forget Metti-Marit. I give everyone an "A" for trying new and experimenting, but like us all, no one looks commentary or brilliant 24/7. Even some upscale couture lines tend to have me shaking my head. I just enjoy reading all the varied comments, but not the nastiness regarding figures or shapes. That is extremely mean and unworthy
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