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View Poll Results: Which royal wore the best gown during the birthday festivities in Sweden?
Queen Silvia, April 29 2 4.76%
Crown Princess Victoria, April 29 0 0%
Princess Madeleine, April 29 1 2.38%
Queen Silvia, April 30 1 2.38%
Crown Princess Victoria, April 30 5 11.90%
Princess Madeleine, April 30 13 30.95%
Queen Margrethe, April 30 1 2.38%
Crown Princess Mary, April 30 6 14.29%
Princess Benedikte, April 30 0 0%
Queen Mathilde, April 30 3 7.14%
Princess Beatrix, April 30 0 0%
Princess Martha Louise, April 30 4 9.52%
Princess Désirée, April 30 1 2.38%
Princess Christina, April 30 0 0%
Princess Birgitta, April 30 0 0%
Princess Margaretha, April 30 1 2.38%
Princess Takamado, April 30 0 0%
Princess Kelly, April 30 2 4.76%
Princess Margareta, April 30 1 2.38%
Princess Sophie, April 30 1 2.38%
Other...please specify 0 0%
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Old 05-16-2016, 12:39 AM
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Best Gown: 70th Birthday of King Carl XVI Gustaf, April 29-30, 2016

Welcome to the Best Gown poll for the best evening outfits worn by royals during the celebrations for the 70th birthday of King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden

Please feel free to discuss which outfit you voted for but remember to tell us why.

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Old 05-16-2016, 12:57 AM
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Here are some of the other gowns:

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Old 05-16-2016, 12:03 PM
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My favourite was Princess Madeleine's gown from the dinner, even if it was a repeat from Victoria. The gown looked stunning on both Princesses. But I also like Victoria's gown and those of Märtha-Louise, Mathilde and Princess Takamado.
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Old 05-16-2016, 12:06 PM
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H.M.Queen Margrethe II of Denmark got my vote.
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Old 05-16-2016, 12:26 PM
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All the royal women looked wonderful and pushed the boat out for this event.

Victoria and Madeleine both wore incredible dresses with fine details and beautifully accessorised.

The four Haga princesses also look stunning and so my vote went to Princess Desiree for her simple white gown, with delicate detailing - the star-burst beading on the bodice and shoulder was a clever idea highlighting her brother's portraits on the Orders!
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Old 05-16-2016, 12:36 PM
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I thought Princess Madeleine's April 30th gown was beautiful, so she got my vote. My second favorite was CP Victoria's outfit from April 29.
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Old 05-16-2016, 12:59 PM
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Maddie was my favorite.
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Old 05-16-2016, 02:11 PM
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I voted for Mathilde. The gown had such exquisite color and print.
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Old 05-16-2016, 03:18 PM
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Maddie was stunning and got my vote.

Mathilde came in a very close second. Loved the color and print.

Victoria beautiful third in her rose dress. The color underwhelmed me or she may have placed higher.

Margrethe, Desiree and Takomodo all looked great as well.
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Old 05-16-2016, 03:40 PM
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Princess Madeleine was stunning because of her simple yet elegant look. Her natural baauty a great fitness helped that a lot, to be frank.
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Old 05-19-2016, 02:22 PM
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My vote went to Princess Madeleine's silver Elie Saab gown. I loved the way it was accessorized, the jewellery was perfect. Victoria was a big let down for me. Her dress from the 30th was really bland, didn't like the colour or style.
I really liked Queen Silvia dresses from both days.
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My vote goes to Crownprincess Mary. I simply love the pattern of her gown. A close second place is Princess Beatrix. Her gown is a great eyecatcher.
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I voted for Princess Martha Louise, I don't normally like her style but I liked this dress as soon as I saw it.
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My overall favourite was Princess Martha Louise, closely followed by Princess Madeleine.

There were many nice gowns. I also liked Princess Mary, Queen Mathilde, Queen Margrethe and Princess Victoria.
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The poll will be closing soon everyone so cast your vote now. Keep an eye out for the Best Gown poll for May.
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This poll is now closed. Thank you all for voting.
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