The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Royal Highlights > Royal House of Fashion > Archives

Join The Royal Forums Today
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #301  
Old 03-28-2014, 04:29 PM
HereditaryPrincess's Avatar
Heir Apparent
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Greater London, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,660
Quote:
Originally Posted by princess gertrude View Post
Her hair and makeup look really nice in these pictures. The coat is very good too. These types of coats that are tailored so very well suit her.
Agree. I think that this coat is very 'her'. IMO Camilla looked nice during her visit to Eastbourne.
__________________

__________________
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone". Audrey Hepburn

*
"Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy". Anne Frank
  #302  
Old 04-08-2014, 11:13 AM
AdmirerUS's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Midwest, United States
Posts: 4,444
Today at the State Visit, the DOC in navy and Sabina Higgins in a flattering pink. Sabina's hat is kinda edgy!

http://www3.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/C...GIJ7Fg9Val.jpg
http://www2.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/C...dadpm4JVMl.jpg

Sabina: http://www1.pictures.zimbio.com/gi/S...jzsY1tsW2l.jpg
__________________

__________________
A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.
Read more at: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/au...bob_dylan.html
  #303  
Old 04-08-2014, 11:28 AM
HereditaryPrincess's Avatar
Heir Apparent
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Greater London, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,660
Camilla and Sabina both look lovely. Navy suits Camilla well, and I like that shade of pink Sabina is wearing.
__________________
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone". Audrey Hepburn

*
"Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy". Anne Frank
  #304  
Old 04-08-2014, 11:52 AM
Al_bina's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: City, Kazakhstan
Posts: 7,032
The ensemble is absolutely unflattering. The hat and the choker are fine. Mrs. Higgins' ensemble is marginally better.
__________________
"I never did mind about the little things"
Amanda, "Point of No Return"
  #305  
Old 04-08-2014, 01:41 PM
Daria_S's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: My own head, United States
Posts: 8,109
The color suits Camila, but that's about it.
__________________
"My guiding principles in life are to be honest, genuine, thoughtful and caring".
~Prince William~


I'm not obsessed with royalty...I just think intensely about it.
  #306  
Old 04-08-2014, 01:46 PM
Duc_et_Pair's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: City, Christmas Island
Posts: 5,923
The Duchess of Cornwall was her usual charming self. Mrs Higgins made a faux-pas by offering a gloved hand for a handshake while Camilla did the right thing and offered a bare hand. I know that Queen Elizabeth has her own ideas about glove etiquette but in general a handshake is offered with a bare right hand. That is why we so often see royal ladies with one gloved hand, holding a glove. A general exception is made for long elbow gloves.

But this is just a detail. All participants looked great, President Higgins looked a bit eccentric but charming.
  #307  
Old 04-08-2014, 02:49 PM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Troy, United States
Posts: 3,948
I agree that the outfit Camilla is wearing is a bit unflattering. It is also awfully dark and dreary for a Spring day.
  #308  
Old 04-08-2014, 03:49 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: katonah, United States
Posts: 2,582
She's a bit going on in years to be wearing her skirts above the knee . It's a great look on Katherine. Personally I think if one is over 60, that ship has sailed.
  #309  
Old 04-08-2014, 04:07 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Waterford, United States
Posts: 1,455
Quote:
Originally Posted by scooter View Post
She's a bit going on in years to be wearing her skirts above the knee . It's a great look on Katherine. Personally I think if one is over 60, that ship has sailed.
I once worked with a woman who was among the original mini-skirt wearers in the '60s. When minis made one of their 'mini' comebacks, the woman wore one to work and said, "I'm glad I've still got the legs for mini-skirts." One of the teenagers in the office said, "It's not your legs, it's your (60-year-old) face."

Ouch! But true.
  #310  
Old 04-08-2014, 05:11 PM
muriel's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: London / Guildford, United Kingdom
Posts: 6,363
At the State Banquet for the Irish President tonight, Camilla is wearing the black and white Bruce Oldfield gown she wore to the Dutch inauguration dinner last year.
  #311  
Old 04-08-2014, 05:32 PM
cepe's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: London, United Kingdom
Posts: 5,385
Quote:
Originally Posted by muriel View Post
At the State Banquet for the Irish President tonight, Camilla is wearing the black and white Bruce Oldfield gown she wore to the Dutch inauguration dinner last year.
Got a pic! Boucheron I think!

http://cache2.asset-cache.net/gc/483...bORgldNg%3d%3d
__________________

This precious stone set in the silver sea,......
This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England,
  #312  
Old 04-08-2014, 05:36 PM
Nico's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Paris, France
Posts: 1,657
Yep mighty Bouch ... as usual.
As for the dress, it's not bad at all but as discussed last year, the sewing across the chest is a miss.
  #313  
Old 04-08-2014, 05:45 PM
Tiggersk8's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Evansville, Canada
Posts: 2,078
Quote:
Originally Posted by udyusa View Post
I agree that the outfit Camilla is wearing is a bit unflattering. It is also awfully dark and dreary for a Spring day.
I think the problem is, if she'd worn the jacket open, it would have looked far better. Sadly, w/it closed, it does look like all she needs to do is take a deep breath and *pop!!*. A shame.
__________________
Recycle Life ~ Be An Organ Donor!!
Recieved my Kidney Transplant on December 10th, 1993 and will be forever grateful to the family of my donor for the greatest earliest Christmas Present I've ever been given
  #314  
Old 04-09-2014, 12:45 AM
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Troy, United States
Posts: 3,948
You're absolutely correct on that count! I missed that..
  #315  
Old 04-09-2014, 01:07 AM
Queen Camilla's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Chicago, United States
Posts: 1,861
Scooter,
The dress is not above the knee but at the knee. The coat is one and half inches longer so if the dress was any longer than the coat would be mid calf.

Camilla's dress is the same length as Mrs. Higgins.

It is a solemn occasion so bright colors would not have been appropriate.
Camilla almost always wears blue for these type of occasions and since the Queen had pale blue and Charles had medium blue, Camilla went with dark blue so she wouldn't match or clash with the other members of the RF.
  #316  
Old 04-09-2014, 01:17 AM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Waterford, United States
Posts: 1,455
Camilla's hair and makeup are very pretty at the formal event.
  #317  
Old 04-15-2014, 03:56 PM
Nico's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Paris, France
Posts: 1,657
Camilla's wedding gown on display at the V&A.

Duchess of Cornwall's Anna Valentine gown go on display at V&A | Mail Online
  #318  
Old 04-15-2014, 06:54 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: katonah, United States
Posts: 2,582
Quote:
Originally Posted by Queen Camilla View Post
Scooter,
The dress is not above the knee but at the knee.
Her dress most certainly is above the knee. The entire knee cap is showing.
  #319  
Old 04-16-2014, 05:55 AM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Location: NN, Lithuania
Posts: 1,131
Quote:
Originally Posted by scooter View Post
Her dress most certainly is above the knee. The entire knee cap is showing.
http://f16.ifotki.info/org/b9bb449cd...5180298533.jpg
  #320  
Old 04-16-2014, 04:27 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: katonah, United States
Posts: 2,582
^ Yes. The knee cap is showing. Look how much longer the other two ladies are wearing their skirts.
__________________

Closed Thread

Tags
camilla, camilla's outfits, camillas eveningwear, duchess of cornwall, duchess of cornwall's fashion, duchess of cornwall's fashion and style, duchess of cornwall's style


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Duchess of Cornwall's Fashion & Style Part 7: June 2014 - May 2015 dazzling Archives 404 05-27-2015 04:38 PM
The Duchess of Cornwall's Fashion and Style Part 5: November 2012 - July 2013 iceflower Archives 387 07-10-2013 08:55 AM
Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie's Fashion & Style Part 2: April 2013 - June 2013 dazzling Archives 399 06-25-2013 02:56 AM
The Duchess of Cornwall's Fashion and Style Part 2: December 2009 - May 2011 dazzling Archives 387 05-05-2011 02:39 AM
The Duchess of Cornwall's Fashion and Style Part 1: April 2005 - December 2009 A.C.C. Archives 399 12-25-2009 01:30 AM




Popular Tags
andrew scott cooper ascot 2016 best gown best gown september 2016 best hat best outfit catherine middleton style coronation coup d'etat crown prince haakon crown princess mary crown princess mary fashion crown princess mette-marit current events dictatorship duchess of cambridge e-mail fashion poll grand duke jean greece kate middleton king abdullah ii king felipe king felipe vi king willem-alexander member introduction monarchy murder new zealand nobel gala norway november 2016 october 2016 october and november 2016 opening of parliament picture of the week prince bernhard prince charles princess madeleine princess marie princess mary princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion princess mary hats princess mette-marit fashion and style queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen letizia style queen mathilde queen mathildes outfits queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania royal fashion september 2016 state visit state visit to denmark succession sweden the duchess of cambridge the duchess of cambridge casual wear the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:41 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016
Jelsoft Enterprises