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Old 11-11-2016, 08:10 AM
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The more I see of the Countess, the more I enjoy. Her choice of clothes are always appropriate. Some I like better than others but heck I have never met anyone who's clothes are to my taste 24/7. It is what I enjoy about her. She seems to be just herself and extremely comfortable in her own skin. Good wife, and mother while doing her part for her Queen and country in a calm and sincere way. Yes, the Countess of Wessex seems to be a true asset to the Royal Family.
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Old 11-11-2016, 08:20 AM
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The more I see of the Countess, the more I enjoy. Her choice of clothes are always appropriate. Some I like better than others but heck I have never met anyone who's clothes are to my taste 24/7. It is what I enjoy about her. She seems to be just herself and extremely comfortable in her own skin. Good wife, and mother while doing her part for her Queen and country in a calm and sincere way. Yes, the Countess of Wessex seems to be a true asset to the Royal Family.
I total agree with every thing you have written about the Countess
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Old 11-11-2016, 07:10 PM
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I adore the colour of Sophie's coat! And the poppies on her clutch are a cute but thoughtful detail too.
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Old 11-13-2016, 09:12 AM
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Countess of Wessex at the Cenotaph this morning. I don't like very much the hat that she choose.

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Old 11-13-2016, 09:40 AM
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What is that pin she has?
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Old 11-13-2016, 09:48 AM
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What is that pin she has?
looks like its for The Rifles, which Sophie is the Royal Colonel of the 5th Battalion The Rifles.
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Sophie's outfit looks elegant but disappointed in her little fascinator hat, especially compared to the beautiful full hats of the other women. I like she is wearing her unit pin. Her poppy pin though seems almost lost,
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Old 11-13-2016, 03:10 PM
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The Countess of Wessex's ensemble was lovely. I liked the pattern of the material. The signature fascinator added a nice touch to the monochrome look. I think that the dress is by Emilia Wickstead.
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Old 11-13-2016, 03:40 PM
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Countess of Wessex at the Cenotaph this morning. I don't like very much the hat that she choose.

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Know I will probably be in the minority for saying but I really don't care for any of the three ladies hats. Especially today. I personally believe at memorials or funerals the "pill box" on back of head, al-la Jackie Kennedy or the very small brimmed and shaped crown of the Queen today is perfect. Just quiet and dignified. JMHO
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Agree about the hats. Camilla always wear a huge hat which is a look at me first attention getting hat


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Old 11-13-2016, 05:33 PM
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The Countess of Wessex attended the Festival of Remembrance in London on November 12:
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Old 11-13-2016, 08:49 PM
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I really like Sophie's dress.


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I sure hope,she didn't pay that much for the dress. Those glasses should not be seen in public
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Old 11-14-2016, 09:55 AM
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Some of us really like those glasses.
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Old 11-14-2016, 04:19 PM
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The Countess of Wessex attended a Ground Breaking Ceremony for Brendoncare Otterbourne Hill on November 9:
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Old 11-15-2016, 03:58 AM
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Well this clears things up quite a bit. W/her glasses on, and they have exact same pair, and her hair like that at that angle.....Sophie looks exactly like Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne. I was so confused yesterday after watching the Festival of Remembrance on YouTube, because I certainly couldn't remember hearing about an Official Visit to London for the Premier, but this explains it!!

It truly is eerie the resemblance from this event between the two of them.


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Old 11-15-2016, 12:34 PM
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I sure hope,she didn't pay that much for the dress. Those glasses should not be seen in public
Why? I don't understand why glasses can't be seen in public.
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I sure hope,she didn't pay that much for the dress.
I don't see why not. If she liked and will get wear out of it. Many people spend much more on special type dresses or suits that they like just to have on hand for the right occasion. Heck, brides spend a lot more for a dress that they will wear only once.
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I love the lace dress and the red coat. I really liked her little hat she is looking so fabulous.
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I don't see why not. If she liked and will get wear out of it. Many people spend much more on special type dresses or suits that they like just to have on hand for the right occasion. Heck, brides spend a lot more for a dress that they will wear only once.
The dress just doesn't seem that special or interesting to Merit that price and what I meant about the glasses was they look so unattractive on her that she shouldn't wear them except for around the house and should have another pair in public
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