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Old 06-18-2013, 09:25 PM
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LOVE the color. That's about it.

What's the deal? People are wearing name badges or something??
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Old 06-19-2013, 02:40 AM
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LOVE the color. That's about it.

What's the deal? People are wearing name badges or something??
I believe the badges are necessary for the royal enclosure (except the queen of course)
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The Countess of Wessex on Day 2 of Royal Ascot (and on her 14th wedding anniversary).

Full length + Hat
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The Countess of Wessex on Day 2 of Royal Ascot (and on her 14th wedding anniversary).

Full length + Hat
I love it! Surprised I love the hat, but I do.
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Old 06-19-2013, 12:02 PM
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Love the hat and I liked the look of the dress until I saw it full length. It really does look home made (Emilia Wickstead maybe??) and the skirt sticks out at angles because the fabric is so stiff (or cut incorrectly).

Keep the hat; bin the dress.
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I have to say that the hat is the saving factor in this outfit, and I'm not even that keen on the hat! But the pop of color is a nice touch against an otherwise bland outfit.
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I love the hat but the dress is too long IMO it appears very matronly.
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Old 06-19-2013, 01:18 PM
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These a clear pictures

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2013/...09_470x920.jpg

http://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/pix/2013/...47_470x920.jpg

It is badly made IMO.
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It is way too long and not very well made. I'm not really liking the hat, but she still looks quite pretty in spite of it all!
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Old 06-19-2013, 02:56 PM
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It's an all right look, but nothing special. The hat is nice.
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Really not an attractive cut for her. Like the purple in the hat.
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Old 06-21-2013, 09:49 AM
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The Countess of Wessex on Day 2 of Royal Ascot (and on her 14th wedding anniversary).

Full length + Hat
Beautiful and sophisticated.

Close-up on the hat;
Sophie Countess Of Wessex Attends Day 4 Of Royal Ascot At
Sophie Countess Of Wessex Attends Day 4 Of Royal Ascot At
http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/detail/...hoto/171048299

No offence meant but it's perfect for a funeral and that's about it.
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I just can't get over the top Sophie chose....
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Big miss- head to toe.
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Old 06-21-2013, 11:20 AM
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Day 4 outfit is a total miss. The top is just way too loose and unflattering. It looks like she is mourning rather than attending an event which is usually a very colourful event. The only thing I like is the hat.
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That was my first thought- good for a funeral.
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Old 06-21-2013, 11:26 AM
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its just very unflattering. She could loan it to Kate as a maternity top. the hat is lovely though
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I love it maybe that I have a coat almost exactly the same ... [not pregnant BTW] but I love the stripes and the swing coaats are a bit of an obsession with me at the moment so am going against the general flow here and have to love!!!!
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Old 06-21-2013, 12:23 PM
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This is definitely a miss. The top is ill-fitting and loose, and the color overall is very drab. This would be good for a wake or a funeral, and that's about it. The hat is lovely, however.
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Old 06-21-2013, 12:27 PM
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I love the style of swing jacket and straight skirt but I think it all needs a pop of colour somewhere. The jacket might be textured because I dont think its absolutely plain. Its different and I like that. So much better that Day 2s beige box. Loving the hat.
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