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Old 07-02-2012, 12:20 PM
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I liked the scarf and grey colour of the suit. The suit is poorly tailored.
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Old 07-02-2012, 01:00 PM
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The Duchess of Cornwall in grey during a visit to Heartlands Community Regeneration Project in Truro on July 2, 2012.

I like the scarf and I like the female suit, but I think it doesn't fit for July even on a rainy day (which it was) - the look is too wintry.



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If her top had been a color - any color - or white, I think it would have negated that "wintry" look.
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Old 07-02-2012, 10:56 PM
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I like the color combination that Camila chose, even if it was a bit dreary and wintery. The scarf was a nice touch.
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Old 07-03-2012, 04:24 AM
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The hat looks like it was made for another outfit ...
It was indeed, and Camilla has worn this hat with a variety of outfits for he last 5-6 years.
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Old 07-03-2012, 06:03 AM
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To be honest, although it's summer we've had no summery weather in the UK. It's been the wettest June ever and July has started in the same vein. Camilla's suit is pretty appropriate.
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For me, what sticks out like a sore thumb are her brown shoes with the gray and black. That's just a bad combination. If it's that cold in the UK, I don't blame her for wearing a winter-like suit; it's just too bad that the jacket seems a bit snug.
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If it's that cold in the UK, I don't blame her for wearing a winter-like suit; it's just too bad that the jacket seems a bit snug.
Perhaps she just read the comments on TRF and the calls for her to not wear loose clothes, and instead wear fitted suits!
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Old 07-03-2012, 10:26 AM
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Poor lady, if that's true, she just can't win! But she does look better in more form-fitting clothes, but not too snug.
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The Duchess of Cornwall on the Scilly Isles today, July 3, 2012, wearing a female suit in light blue:



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Perhaps she just read the comments on TRF and the calls for her to not wear loose clothes, and instead wear fitted suits!

She should wear fitted suits,and fitted dresses, she looks amazing when she does. I'll repeat she has a nice figure, why not show it off.
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Wearing clothes that fit well, make you look better. The earlier picture with the ill fitting jacket and the shoes that didn't go at all, makes her look frumpy. The light blue suit, is still uninteresting, but fits better.
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Those brown shoes must be very comfortable for Camila, because she's wearing them again with the blue suit. I love the shade of blue on the Duchess, and when she has her coat on, the shoes compliment it quite well.
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I like the fit of the blue suit and color, but love the expression on her face with the dog on the couch. It looks like she thinks it poached her spot!
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I like the fit of the blue suit and color, but love the expression on her face with the dog on the couch. It looks like she thinks it poached her spot!
I just got a picture in my head of Camila telling the dog to scoot over .
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The Duchess of Cornwall in Newquay on July 4, 2012, wearing a skirt and a jacket - I like that soft combination of white and beige:


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Really like the outfit.
The combination of beige and white works well for Camilla. AND she's wearing a brooch, so all boxes checked in my "perfect royal" guidebook.
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She looks frumpy though. I don't think the style of the top suits her.


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Really like the outfit.
The combination of beige and white works well for Camilla. AND she's wearing a brooch, so all boxes checked in my "perfect royal" guidebook.
I agree, the ensemble really works for her. She has had this outfit for 5-6 years, and uses it extensively.

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The queen doesn't ever look frumpy and she's well over 60!

Camilla needs some color too, the beige does nothing for her.


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I have a friend in her mid-60s who definitely doesn't look frumpy at all in her style and clothing; I can only hope to look like her reaching that age. This is an OK look for Camilla.
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