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Old 10-16-2009, 11:47 PM
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I never realized how much I dislike Sophie's hosiery choices- they really are bad. Is there some medical condition with her legs requiring these awful shiny, spandex support hose that Im otherwise unaware of?
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Old 10-17-2009, 01:28 AM
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Perhpas you could ask her when next invited to dine at the Wessex's.
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Old 10-17-2009, 03:38 AM
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HRH's hosiery reminds me very much of Diana's. Diana used to wear high gloss/sheen (?) stockings and I always just assumed they were silk or alternatively, very, very expensive...
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Old 10-17-2009, 07:27 AM
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I liked the first coat.Is it the same in the 3rd pic?I can see they are both dark blue,but I'm not sure if it's the same coat.The grey outfit was disappointing.Too boring,imo.
It is the same coat in pictures 1 and 3.

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I like both outfits, even the grey one.
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I don't care for the grey outfit, but in the third picture the coat and her shoes look lovely!
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Old 10-17-2009, 12:08 PM
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Sophie looks very neat and elegant, maybe, the colour of the coat is a bit hard, but at the same time it gives a special "fashion atmosphere" near its owner.
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Old 10-29-2009, 07:12 PM
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Mmm, I think I disliked all of the above outfits. Especially that ugly brown leather jacket in the 1st pic. Too bad, she's a beautiful woman.
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Old 10-29-2009, 07:17 PM
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I don't think it's leather, rather a wax jacket favoured by those interested in country pursuits.
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Old 10-29-2009, 08:03 PM
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Would you be so kind as to explain to me what a "wax jacket" is? I know the difference between real leather and faux leather, but I have never heard of wax.
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Old 10-29-2009, 08:06 PM
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Wax jacket is a coat with a coating of wax to make it water proof. The one the Countess is wearing is popular amongst equestrians.
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Thank you! All I had to do is look at the pic of Sophie wearing hers and I could have figured that out. I think that we here across the pond call ours Slickers. :)
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Old 10-30-2009, 12:33 AM
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After looking at pictures 2, 3 and 4, I think Sophie could use a good "foundation garment" (as my mother would call it! I would call it investing in Spanx!). A little bit of support here and there could help her figure. Overall, she has good taste in clothing and knows how to look for whatever event it is.
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Old 10-30-2009, 02:00 AM
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In photo 4 she is in early stages of her pregnancy no.2 that is but I agree on a regular basis a good foundation would not go astray.
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Old 10-30-2009, 04:46 PM
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Yep, proper undergarments would help immensely in the eveningware department in her mid-section and chest area. (I wouldnt step out the door for a glamor evening without my Spanx, BTW!)
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I really like the white and black dress on pic 2.
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Love these outfits, especially the dress.
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Old 11-05-2009, 03:29 PM
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The gowns in pics #1, 3 and 5 are all wonderful. So elegant and regal! They suit her so much
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