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What a bright fuschia color! It is more intense a shade than I'm accustomed to seeing her wear, but she wears it well. I just am not enthralled by the Nine-Prong tiara and wish she wore something else.
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The outfit is ok but a bit too much pink.
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I think Queen Silvia is usually impeccably dressed, but I think this attempt was not the usual unqualified success.
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The sleeveless dress with matching jacket looks outdated because it is – as its production date happens to be 1992.
And I guess the expiration date is now - Queen Silvia appears to be in the habit of going through her wardrobe from the past and wear a dress one more time before it gets definitely retired, and this is such a case.
The fuchsia color btw. is not as glaring as on most pics, the photo quality turned out very poor with the bad lighting in the palace hallway.

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The Queen usually prefer same color ( dress,shoes,bag...) or suitable
I never realised that, thanks!
I do avoid going for one-colour look myself; the eyes can get rather tired if everything is too synchronised.
Queen Silvia is usually impeccably dressed but this is just too bright for me.

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The sleeveless dress with matching jacket looks outdated because it is – as its production date happens to be 1992.
And I guess the expiration date is now - Queen Silvia appears to be in the habit of going through her wardrobe from the past and wear a dress one more time before it gets definitely retired, and this is such a case.
The fuchsia color btw. is not as glaring as on most pics, the photo quality turned out very poor with the bad lighting in the palace hallway.

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Now, I'm impressed; few women retain their figure to wear 20-years-old outfits! The gown does look dated, but given the production date and era (fresh out of eighties), it's hardly surprising. Thanks for the interesting information, Boris!
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It's not a bad dress, I happen to think Silvia can wear fuchsia very well, even if the dress is 20 years old. It just didn't photograph well, that's what I think in this case.
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I remember that the queen wear the dress 15th April 1993 by Dinner in castle and 17th June 1994 by 50years-celebration in Iceland!
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Queen Silvia at the opening of a dementia meeting place in Germany today, wearing an elegant female suit.

She's always great in white, the necklace and the butterfly brooch are also lovely:



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That's a lovely white suit.She is always elegant.
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Beautiful, classic, elegant. Lovely jewelry and pretty scarf. Silvia always knows how to put a complete ensemble together.
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. Queen Silvia at the opening of a dementia meeting place in Germany today, wearing an elegant female suit.
She's always great in white, the necklace and the butterfly brooch are also lovely: ** Full view ** Upper part 1 ** Upper part 2 **
What a beautiful and elegant look!
I absolutely love everything about it, from the soft cream-coloured suit, to the lovely shoes, necklace and delicate brooch. Just lovely.
When Queen Silvia gets it right, few women can compete with her.
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Very elegant indeed and quite a perfect example of 'minimal chic' - here's a different full length view:

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A big HQ photo from yesterday evening, you can see the details better. The fuchsia colour is lovely, otherqwise I don´t like the dress.
http://www.bekia.es/images/galeria/1...-estocolmo.jpg
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A big HQ photo from yesterday evening, you can see the details better. The fuchsia colour is lovely, otherqwise I don´t like the dress.
http://www.bekia.es/images/galeria/1...-estocolmo.jpg
Made my jaw drop to the floor! Absolutely stunning!
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Queen silver looks beautiful in that dress
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The white suit is so classy, the black shoes very elegant - she looks lovely!
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I especially like how Queen Slivia put the scarf (Hermes?) on the handbag- a nice touch!
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Queen Silvia at the Steiger Awards in Bochum, Germany today, March 17, wearing a nice blue dress
with a ribbon. The brooch and necklace are the same she has worn yesterday.



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That's a gorgeous blue! But I don't like the bow.
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