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Old 11-07-2016, 12:11 PM
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Stunning in the orange she really looks beautiful
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Queen Máxima looking great in a recycled orange-red dress by Claes Iversen on the first day in New Zealand today, November 7:



** Full view ** Upper part ** Upper part ** Close up ** March 2015 **
I'm afraid Queen Emma's diamond tiara spoiled the look. She would have looked better without it.
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Old 11-07-2016, 12:28 PM
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She rocks this look. She is a real queen.
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Old 11-07-2016, 04:06 PM
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I like the color but not the design. It's one of my least favorites from her.
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Old 11-07-2016, 04:33 PM
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She should wear Dutch designers like Claes Iversen and Jan Taminiau: their designs have a fabulous fit. The same with the Dutch duo Victor & Rolf: tailoring masters but their designs are a bit too avantgarde for a Queen. I would say: leave Natan to Mathilde, I would say.
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Old 11-07-2016, 04:53 PM
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She should wear Dutch designers like Claes Iversen and Jan Taminiau: their designs have a fabulous fit. The same with the Dutch duo Victor & Rolf: tailoring masters but their designs are a bit too avantgarde for a Queen. I would say: leave Natan to Mathilde, I would say.
I so much prefer the silhouette and design of this dress than the Natan one the other night. I agree that Jan Taminiau creates incredible designs for Maxima and it is almost a match made in heaven between designer and wearer.
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Maxima looks fantastic! Love this color on her and the fit is wonderful. An updo may have looked better with the tiara but her hair is styled nicely.
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No one has comment on the use of the order pin, not the sash? I thought there would be gnashing of teeth.

It's not as if she could not have chosen a dress that would accommodate the sash. It's not as if she has not chosen other order sashes in the past. It's not as if one cannot wear a sash with a one shouldered dress.
I just think it is a a fairly non-Max move to go for less, rather than more. I actually like the use of the pin, however less traditional.

And I'm posting here because I consider orders to be worn as garb rather than jewelry.
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Old 11-08-2016, 11:15 AM
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the red dress is lovely the jewellery as well but i am afraid i don't like the hair sush beautiful tiara deserve better hairdo.
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Old 11-08-2016, 11:20 AM
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No one has comment on the use of the order pin, not the sash? I thought there would be gnashing of teeth.

It's not as if she could not have chosen a dress that would accommodate the sash. It's not as if she has not chosen other order sashes in the past. It's not as if one cannot wear a sash with a one shouldered dress.
I just think it is a a fairly non-Max move to go for less, rather than more. I actually like the use of the pin, however less traditional.

And I'm posting here because I consider orders to be worn as garb rather than jewelry.
As it was a black tie event orders are usually not worn. So, I think it was appropriate to wear the miniature for the occasion. And I think she could have worn a sash with this dress, if required, as the sash is worn from the shoulder she is wearing the dress.
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This designer always comes through for her, I would drop the belt however. And I like hair up with a tiara but it still looks wonderful.
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Old 11-28-2016, 04:58 PM
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Tonight saw HM in the dress first worn at the pre-wedding dinner on occasion of the wedding of the Grand Duc Heritier and his Stephanie a few years ago.
Stunning dress!!
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I think the dress tonight is awful and too much.
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Old 11-28-2016, 05:36 PM
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I think the dress tonight is awful and too much.
And it clashes colourwise with the purple sash of the Order of Léopold
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She looked spectacular in that immense marble hall. The jewels were simply dazzling. The Citizens' Hall is a white marble room with a gigantic heigth, I think it is the highest banqueting hall in Europe and it is a venue doing justice to such an outspoken dress.
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I too find this dress a bit too much
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I didn't like the gown either ,though Queen Máxima's jewels and hairstyle were wonderful.
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Agree !! Too much!! Not the best choice from Queen tonight!!
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Old 11-28-2016, 05:47 PM
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I find that there isn't enough of this dress
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someone have better view of the dress?
i find it very intersting
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