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View Poll Results: Which royal wore the best gown last month?
Queen Sonja, September 6 6 12.00%
Queen Mathilde, September 15 3 6.00%
Queen Silvia, September 16 4 8.00%
Crown Princess Victoria, September 16 3 6.00%
Princess Sofia, September 16 0 0%
Princess Madeleine, September 16 8 16.00%
Queen Maxima, September 20 10 20.00%
Princess Laurentien, September 20 0 0%
Crown Princess Mary, September 28 16 32.00%
Other...please specify 0 0%
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Old 10-03-2016, 03:40 AM
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Best Gown: September, 2016

Welcome to the Best Gown poll, featuring formal wear worn by royal ladies during the the month of September 2016.

Please feel free to discuss which outfit you voted for but remember to tell us why. If you like any gowns that are not in the poll, please ue the "Other" option.

A small group of team members/advisers have assisted the Picture of the Week coordinators in selecting these pictures. Their names are listed below:


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Old 10-03-2016, 04:54 AM
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I was very tempted to vote for the sheer chutzpah of Queen Maxima's outfit on September 20th, but in the end gave my vote to Princess Madeleine of Sweden (September 16th) for daring to wear a gown that was fresh and summery looking but with an unusual one shoulder bodice.

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Old 10-03-2016, 08:34 AM
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CP Mary hands down. Love that...she looks elegant and classy.

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Old 10-03-2016, 08:43 AM
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Queen Sonja!!! Reminds me Queen of fairy tale!!
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Old 10-03-2016, 09:27 AM
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Queen Sonja of Norway on September 6th ,looking very regal.
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Old 10-03-2016, 01:36 PM
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Finally CP Mary repeated this gown! I loved it the first time she wore this unusually patterned gown, and I still do. Full marks and my vote.
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Old 10-03-2016, 02:15 PM
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Princess Madeleine was the best gown.
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Old 10-03-2016, 03:00 PM
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Princess Madeleine 2nd Queen Maxima and Princess Mary
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Old 10-03-2016, 04:30 PM
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I voted for Maxima. She looked outstanding.

My favorites:

1. Maxima
2. Sonja
3. Mathilde
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Old 10-03-2016, 05:21 PM
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Some fantastic looks

1 Madeleine. Gown is fresh and different, styling is great.

2 Mary. Her styling is sensational and accessories. But not a huge fan of the print

3 maxima. I love the chances she takes.

I find Sonja and Victoria both look quite beautiful too, but nothing too exciting.
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Old 10-03-2016, 06:22 PM
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Such a tough choice! I was torn between Princess Mary and Queen Maxima, but went with the latter in the end only because it was cleverly put together for a day-time event.

I do have a third, which was Queen Silvia's gown in that lovely shade of blue and very elegantly worn.
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Old 10-04-2016, 03:18 PM
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I love Queen Sonja's dress, great neckline (is that how it's called? ).

Btw, there's an unattached third hand on Mary's waist.
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Old 10-04-2016, 06:32 PM
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I voted for Queen Sonja on September 26. She looked every inch a queen and the colour suits her a lot, too. My runners up would be CP Victoria on September 16, Princess Sofia on September 16 and CP Mary on September 28.
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Old 10-10-2016, 02:27 AM
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Madeleine. Absolutely stunnng.
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Old 11-06-2016, 04:09 AM
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This poll is now closed. Thank you all for voting. Here are the top 3 winners:




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