The Royal Forums Coat of Arms

Go Back   The Royal Forums > Royal Highlights > Royal Weddings

Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #41  
Old 08-25-2005, 01:22 PM
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: ***, United States
Posts: 16,894
I pity the poor person sitting behind Laurentien; it must not have been easy to see round that hat.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #42  
Old 08-25-2005, 01:24 PM
susan alicia's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Nov 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 2,529
I guess the main thing is that everyone is happy but a few superficial remarks:

The patterned material of the dress of the bride, could she not wear a single coulour, simple is best, the colour of her stockings is really........ and the colour of her shoes (are they golden!!)

Marilene looked beautifull, (except for the hat)

Annette is too broad around the beam to wear a white skirt (she does have a lovely face).

Laurentine looked again like something out of holiday on ice and she was not dressed as the princess.

Lets see what the will wear on saterday :)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Larzen
The bridal couple looked incredible happy and radiant, she is beautiful but her outfit was to old for her

Beatrix, Margriet and Aimee was the most elegant IMO, Princess Anette has such a natural beauty but her skirt and boots combo was not the best. Marilene need to eat something, she looks extremely skinny. I dont know what Laurentien was thinking, clown pants and tropicana hat in screaming colours for a wedding...

I wonder what we will see on saturday
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #43  
Old 08-25-2005, 01:48 PM
Alisa's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , United States
Posts: 1,843
Royal images have their photos up, I guess it's taking Albert Nirboer a while to set up his photos.http://www.royalimages.nl/theme/theme.asp?themeid=554
Reply With Quote
  #44  
Old 08-25-2005, 02:25 PM
ap3's Avatar
ap3 ap3 is offline
Nobility
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Posts: 315
Aimee was definitely the best dressed there. I think she is the most stylish of the Dutch royals (except for Maxima, whom I love - though Maxima has worn some pretty bad outfits too now that I think about it). But personally I don't like black or white (or black and white) for a wedding, I think colors are more cheerful.

Speaking of black and white: is it in fashion right now? I'm asking because 3 of the women are wearing it: Aimee, Annette and Margriet.

Liked Beatrix's outfit, esp the color.

Like Margriet's outfit, but not the pompom in her hair.

I agree with a previous poster who said Annette should have worn the boots or the skirt, but not both. I like the skirt, but it's so soft and floaty I don't like it with the boots (at all) or even the heavy black jacket.

Laurentien: the worst outfit she's ever worn (and she's worn some pretty awful outfits). Possibly the worst outfit I've seen anyone wear.
Reply With Quote
  #45  
Old 08-25-2005, 02:41 PM
SpiffyBallerina's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: , United States
Posts: 530
At what point should the Queen or SOMEONE get involved with Lairentien's fashion decisions? If she were my daughter-in-law wearing that out in public when representing my family, I'd be a little mad. And the fact that Laurentien's fashion choices have a tendency to be awful all the time, I think it's time for someone to take over.
Reply With Quote
  #46  
Old 08-25-2005, 02:49 PM
misshelen's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 1,120
The best pictures of Royal images
Attached Images
      
Reply With Quote
  #47  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:03 PM
misshelen's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 1,120
Pitures without watermark from ANP
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	z-4315.jpg
Views:	340
Size:	34.7 KB
ID:	184959   Click image for larger version

Name:	z-4316.jpg
Views:	390
Size:	41.5 KB
ID:	184960  
Reply With Quote
  #48  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:04 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: ....., United States
Posts: 1,342
Can someone fill me in on details? What is the building the Civil Ceremony was held in? I noticed Anita had rings on both fingers -- are rings exchanged at the Civil Ceremony? I thought that was at the religious ceremony? Is there typically a reception after the Civil Ceremony and is it usually held a couple of days before the religious ceremony? How many brothers does the groom have and what are their names and their wives names? What about the bride's family? Siblings? Where are they from? Thanks to any who can help!
Reply With Quote
  #49  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:12 PM
Lourdes's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Location: The Windy City, United States
Posts: 35
Did the Dutch RF wake up and think it was the 70's. What happened to the fashion? Anita seems like a sweet girl but her outfit is gross, the shoes too. I believe she was going for the Jackie O look and failed miserably. I do wish them the best. Is it protocol for CP Wilhem & Maxima not to attend the civil ceremony? It would have been nice to have them there but I think Maxima would have outshined all of the women there with her sense of style.
Reply With Quote
  #50  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:20 PM
misshelen's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 1,120
From Getting Images:
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	53460890.jpg
Views:	667
Size:	33.0 KB
ID:	184964   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460892.jpg
Views:	251
Size:	41.2 KB
ID:	184965   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460551.jpg
Views:	263
Size:	56.4 KB
ID:	184966   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460436.jpg
Views:	604
Size:	40.3 KB
ID:	184967  

Click image for larger version

Name:	53460392.jpg
Views:	584
Size:	49.4 KB
ID:	184968   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460380.jpg
Views:	640
Size:	43.1 KB
ID:	184969  
Reply With Quote
  #51  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:24 PM
misshelen's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 1,120
More pictures from Getty Images
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	53460411.jpg
Views:	150
Size:	50.4 KB
ID:	184970   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460378.jpg
Views:	169
Size:	51.1 KB
ID:	184971   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460387.jpg
Views:	150
Size:	44.4 KB
ID:	184972   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460389.jpg
Views:	161
Size:	49.1 KB
ID:	184973  

Click image for larger version

Name:	53460383.jpg
Views:	206
Size:	48.5 KB
ID:	184974   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460402.jpg
Views:	182
Size:	48.7 KB
ID:	184975   Click image for larger version

Name:	53460394.jpg
Views:	193
Size:	44.7 KB
ID:	184976  
Reply With Quote
  #52  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:27 PM
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: ....., United States
Posts: 1,342
Also, thanks for all the great photos! Anita sure has a pretty face, even if the dress leaves something to be desired..... How old is she/is he?
Reply With Quote
  #53  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:31 PM
pollyemma's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Washington,DC, United States
Posts: 2,013
Did Margriet and her daughters-in-law (and 1 daughter-in-law-to-be)make a pact to all wear white/back/greyish ensembles????
Reply With Quote
  #54  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:33 PM
pollyemma's Avatar
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Washington,DC, United States
Posts: 2,013
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tina
http://www.telegraaf.nl/binnenland/2...e_kunnen_.html

"Ik heb het gevoel met Anita de wereld aan te kunnen", had Pieter-Christiaan, de derde zoon van prinses Margriet, gezegd. "


can anyone translate his feeling?
It means, "with anita, I feel like I can take on the world."
Reply With Quote
  #55  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:39 PM
misshelen's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 1,120
More pictures ANP with watermark
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	2661995.jpg
Views:	172
Size:	53.3 KB
ID:	184979   Click image for larger version

Name:	2661997.jpg
Views:	163
Size:	35.2 KB
ID:	184980   Click image for larger version

Name:	2662021.jpg
Views:	238
Size:	40.5 KB
ID:	184981   Click image for larger version

Name:	2662028.jpg
Views:	210
Size:	38.9 KB
ID:	184982  

Click image for larger version

Name:	2662109.jpg
Views:	207
Size:	40.9 KB
ID:	184983   Click image for larger version

Name:	2662138.jpg
Views:	244
Size:	39.5 KB
ID:	184984  
Reply With Quote
  #56  
Old 08-25-2005, 03:53 PM
sara1981's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Apr 2003
Location: North Little Rock, United States
Posts: 3,448
she really lovely! but i really agree with your posts! because of fashion advisor she wores green dresses but i dont blame Anita what she wanted for her wedding civil ceremony and also Princess Laurentien's fashion advisor but she wanted to wores whatever she needs! i dont blame Laurentien's clothes what she need for wedding civil ceremony but she really nice and BIG HATS! oh my lord!

Sara Boyce
Reply With Quote
  #57  
Old 08-25-2005, 04:00 PM
kwanfan's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: , United States
Posts: 1,135
I liked Anita's outfit. She's very pretty and I'm excited to see her dress for the religious ceremony. Laurentien's outfit was AWFUL! Margriet, Beatrix, and Aimee all looked quite good. Anita and Pieter-Christian looked so happy! Congrats to them!
Reply With Quote
  #58  
Old 08-25-2005, 04:01 PM
misshelen's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , Netherlands
Posts: 1,120
ANP Watermark pictures:
1. Floris and Aime
2. Maurits and Marilene
3. Bernard and Anette
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	2661970.jpg
Views:	246
Size:	37.0 KB
ID:	184991   Click image for larger version

Name:	2662027.jpg
Views:	270
Size:	36.9 KB
ID:	184992   Click image for larger version

Name:	2661943.jpg
Views:	267
Size:	40.3 KB
ID:	184993  
Reply With Quote
  #59  
Old 08-25-2005, 04:05 PM
Gabriella's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: , United States
Posts: 1,746
Quote:
Originally Posted by pollyemma
It means, "with anita, I feel like I can take on the world."
That is just too sweet.

Thanks to everyone who has posted pictures of today!

I am in agreement about the outfits. I am not a fan of Anita's outfit. It wasn't horrible, but just a little too loud for my liking. Especially for a wedding.

Why are all these women wearing black? I thought it was considered bad ettiquete to attend a wedding in black, just as you shouldn't show up for a funeral in red or yellow. I noticed Margriet, Aimee, Annette and a few other women who I can't identify in black. I loved both Margriet and Aimee's outfits, I just don't think they were well suited for the occasion.

I thought that Annette's top was lovely - and her hat was my favorite out of them all - but the skirt and the boots were just awful!

Laurentien..... It seems as if her fashion sense has gone downhill these past few years and has progressively gotten worse. I feel sorry for whoever what stuck sitting behind her. That hat was huge!

I love Marliene, but I really despise her flying saucer hat. That thing could land planes! Her outfit was not that bad though.
__________________
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. ~ Les Brown
Reply With Quote
  #60  
Old 08-25-2005, 04:08 PM
Squidgy's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Location: Ottawa, Canada
Posts: 1,181
Quote:
Originally Posted by pollyemma
Did Margriet and her daughters-in-law (and 1 daughter-in-law-to-be)make a pact to all wear white/back/greyish ensembles????
... and I think all the men in the immediate families made a pact to wear those yellow ties.:)
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
oranje-nassau, prince pieter-christiaan, princess anita, van vollenhoven, wedding


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
Princess Margriet of the Netherlands and Pieter van Vollenhoven - January 10th, 1967 Anna_R Royal Weddings 30 03-25-2016 12:03 PM
Crown Prince Haakon of Norway & Mette-Marit Tjessem Hiby: 25 August 2001 Julia Royal Weddings 233 08-25-2015 01:17 AM
Princess Margriet & Prof Pieter Van Vollenhoven, Current Events 1 (Jul 2003-Nov 2006) Tina Current Events Archive 346 11-13-2006 05:44 PM
Crown Princess Mary, Current Events 4: May - September 2005 norwegianne Current Events Archive 451 09-12-2005 10:58 AM
March 2005: HSH Prince Albert of Monaco Mandy Prince Albert, Princess Charlene and Family 22 03-01-2005 05:43 AM




Popular Tags
ascot 2016 beatrice borromeo best gown best hat best outfit catherine middleton style coup d'etat crown prince haakon crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria crown princess victoria's maternity fashion current events current events thread danish royal family duchess of cambridge fashion poll felipe vi general news grand duke jean greece kate middleton king abdullah ii king felipe king felipe and queen letizia king felipe vi king philippe king willem-alexander maxima member introduction monarchy national day norwegian royals picture of the week pierre casiraghi prince bernhard prince frederik prince joachim princess beatrice princess eugenie princess madeleine princess marie princess mary princess mary daytime fashion princess mary fashion princess mary hats princess sofia maternity wear princess victoria queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen mathilde queen mathildes style queen maxima queen maxima casual wear queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania royal royal fashion state visit the duchess of cambridge the duchess of cambridge daytime fashion the duchess of cambridge eveningwear the duchess of cambridge fashion the duchess of cambridge hats the hague willem-alexander


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 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:58 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

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