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Old 03-24-2015, 02:28 PM
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These comments about Maxima's hair are so insulting to people with fine hair. Gosh, not everyone can have full, lush hair. And to suggest that the Queen needs to have someone professionally bouffant her hair every freaking day is ridiculous, especially since some of these are the same posters that complain about Catherine wearing her hair down and *gasp* move in the wind, or who complain that palace renovations of wiring and masonry is unreasonable.

The days of every hair being lacquered in place are over - actually, they were never here - we just didn't have the Internet.
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Old 03-24-2015, 02:35 PM
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An activity in the framework of the Orange Fund... that means the Queen looking like the neighbour-next-door asking for some sugar. As usual when it is about this sort of short "informative visits".

We have seen that when protocol requires so, Máxima immediately steps up. We could also see that Letizia does not (she left from Barajas Airport when the plane crash in France was not known, she wore the same clothes as during the arrival in Paris). An enormous difference between a Queen Máxima on State Visit and a Queen Letizia on State Visit.

Queen Máxima has no limit: she can always step up even more. She also has no bottom: she can fall through the ice, looking totally un-royal. Queen Letizia does not have these enormous differences, she remains her stylish self. I appreciate that, at the same time it is a pity she seldom does dress like a Queen. There is no "surprise element" in her appearances, let us say. But hey... we are talking about total different personalities and characters. Imagine every Queen looked the same? That would be boring...
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Máxima looking great in a new blue dress, visiting the project "Making music together" in Apeldoorn today, March 24.



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very pretty dress and very elegant too i quit like the color.
i just found e necklace too big for my taste.
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Old 03-24-2015, 06:57 PM
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Máxima looking great in a new blue dress, visiting the project "Making music together" in Apeldoorn today, March 24.



** Full view 1 ** Full view 2 ** Full view 3 ** Upper part ** Upper part 2 ** Upper part 3 **
Lovely dress but I don't like the shoes with it.
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Old 03-25-2015, 10:43 AM
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A gorgeous shade of blue in the dress and the chunky necklace gives it a nice flair-she looks great!
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I love the color- even love the necklace.
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Old 03-26-2015, 11:52 PM
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Love the dress, necklace and the shade of blue. The outfit would have looked better if she had worn nude shoes, I think.
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Old 03-30-2015, 06:00 AM
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A fresh, colourful spring look for Máxima on day 1 of a 3-day visit to Myanmar today, March 30

- it's a Natan dress Máxima first wore last September:



** Full view ** Full view 2 ** Upper part ** September 2014 **
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It's indeed a fresh spring color but I find the fabric being textured and the print is a bit too much IMO. The hair is messy, how hard is it to put your hair up in a ponytail.
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If the skirt pulls that much when you walk, the dress does not fit.

I actually made a square necked, pencil skirted dress in a very similar pattern years ago. It was a very happy thing to wear.

I love the variety Max gives us. I just wish she would work on how garments fit her.
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I love it - very springlike and very Max. The lady next to her looks like she's wearing a prison uniform. A visit to what country?
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I don't have a problem with this dress, I think it's lovely and I agree that it looks rather spring like, which is very appropriate for the season we're now in. The colours also look good on Maxima. The only thing I don't like as much here is her shoes, they're just not really my cup of tea.

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I love it - very springlike and very Max. The lady next to her looks like she's wearing a prison uniform. A visit to what country?
iceflower mentioned in her post that Maxima is visiting Myanmar (Burma). She's there with the UN.
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This is a lovely dress - I like the colours and the pattern and really like the asymmetrical fold at the neckline/shoulder area.
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I love the style but not the print.
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Máxima in a brown dress on day 2 in Myanmar today, March 31:



** Full view ** Upper part ** Upper part 2 ** October 2014 **
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I'm not too keen on the brown dress, a little too dark - but it is nicely accessorised with the turquoise, which is a nice contrast.
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A fresh, colourful spring look for Máxima on day 1 of a 3-day visit to Myanmar today, March 30

- it's a Natan dress Máxima first wore last September:



** Full view ** Full view 2 ** Upper part ** September 2014 **
It is a Natan dress indeed, but Vermeulen received some help from a girl named Luna. Luna suffers from leukemia for two years. The make-a-wish foundation enabled her tospend a day at Natan. And with mister Vermeulen she designed the dress that was worn by Q. Máxima.

Luna, Vermeulen and the design:

http://www.vorsten.nl/2014/09/12/kon...room-uitkomen/

Máxima in Myanmar | ModekoninginMaxima.nl

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Máxima in a brown dress on day 2 in Myanmar today, March 31:



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The brown dress is from Dolce & Gabanna. The CPss of Sweden has it in dusty pink.

http://www.modekoninginmaxima.nl/mod...-myanmar-dag-2
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Now as you've mentioned it I've also remembered that lovely story of the girl designing a dress. A great idea!


In addition to the above posted pics here's a full view of today's dress!


And Máxima today wore another outfit of recycled blouse and pants:


** Full view ** Upper part **
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A fresh, colourful spring look for Máxima on day 1 of a 3-day visit to Myanmar today, March 30

- it's a Natan dress Máxima first wore last September:



** Full view ** Full view 2 ** Upper part ** September 2014 **
This is one of the nicest dresses I've seen her in. The colors and the print are very, very lovely. All in all is a very nice spring look.
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