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Old 04-15-2015, 04:56 PM
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How badly did she wear her Dane Sash ??
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Old 04-15-2015, 04:58 PM
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i like the black dress for QUeen Margrethe's 75th, sash and all; i think Q Maxima looks brilliant, and so does hubby.
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Very different. Art deco look to me. I love it!!!! Definitely not what I was expecting
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Old 04-15-2015, 05:08 PM
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Very different. Art deco look to me. I love it!!!! Definitely not what I was expecting
Absolutely!!!I also think the pics don't do justice to the otherwise gorgious dress!
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I think the whole look is a big miss from top to bottom! Whatever was she thinking??
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Old 04-15-2015, 05:39 PM
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I actually really like tonight's dress. It has a flapper vibe. And the fact that it's all black means that the various textures do not seem overwhelming. I like that Maxima experiments with her evening wear and we don't see the same cookie-cutter dresses on her all the time.
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Old 04-15-2015, 05:45 PM
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I like the dress, particularly the top half. For me, I think some sort of a wrap or cape with some of the feathers may have balanced the silhouette out. For a modern twist on the flapper style / 20s look Maxima did well!
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It lacks the elegance and regal look that a Queen requires, imho. I also dislike her open- toed shoes and unpolished toes.. (But I am grateful that they are not painted a bright red!).
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Old 04-15-2015, 05:53 PM
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I agree, the bottom part is terrible. Max rarely disappoints but this time I am not fond of her dress and why black on this occasion.
Agree totally. I will say that the jewels are nice though.
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Old 04-15-2015, 06:22 PM
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I am not sure about the dress as there is too much going on. I liked the tiara and hairstyle.
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carnival or funeral? tough decision! Perhaps, Margrethe's birthday
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Old 04-15-2015, 06:32 PM
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Love the jewels but dont like the dress at all.

top looks like a peasant-style blouse and the bottom is a cross between a feather duster and a toilet brush.

W-A looked great - best accessory on the night!
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Old 04-15-2015, 06:47 PM
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For the King's Day Concert in Dordrecht today, April 14, Queen Máxima has recycled her houndstooth check dress in blue and black by Michael Kors:



** Full view ** Upper part ** November 2013 **
This dress looks wonderful in motion- much better than the stills:
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It doesn't look any different to me in motion. It still droops on her shoulder and her lipstick is waaay too bright. Love the colors...
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Her hair and make up are lovely tonight.
The dress however should never be seen again!
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Here's the mentioned dress Máxima is wearing at Queen Margrethe's birthday dinner this evening, April 15.



** Full view **
I don't have words.

To me , it's creepy. Like Cepe said, cross between feather duster and toilet brush. Gives me the willies to look at it.
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I like it it looks like fun! It fits her well and is festive.
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Weellll it's different!!
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Old 04-16-2015, 02:49 AM
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It is different for sure.
Perhaps I would like it better if it was a short dress and there was less of the bottom part. And if it was a different occasion.

For an official birthday dinner the colour and style was a ghastly choice IMO.
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Close up of Maxima's sandal from Svensk Damtidning
http://svenskdam.se/wp-content/galle...tt/sandell.jpg
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