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Old 06-17-2017, 02:20 PM
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I like the color combo...but I'm with the other two (so far) who think it looks like a sack...


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I actually like the bright colour combination but I agree it looks like a sack dress.
Shoulders back would help more than a bit. But her general demeanor makes up for a lot. She always seems so pleasantly in the moment to me. Of course, the weight of the world is not on her shoulders, but I always think of her as the Aunt/Mom/Niece that lifts the room just a bit without being over-the-top perky.

I thought the girls looked cute too. Obviously not yet at the age where how their hair looks outweighs the pain of brushing the hair. That will come soon enough.
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Shoulders back would help more than a bit.
I have read that she is a former model, so she should have much better posture. Speaking of, does anyone know any details around her modeling?
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I really don't think she was a model..... I hope someone will tell us
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Old 06-18-2017, 07:48 PM
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I really don't think she was a model..... I hope someone will tell us
This is what I suspect, but also hope someone will know for sure.
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Not a model as in magazines and such. In her university days as well as bar tending, she is said to have done promotional modelling. You know when you go to a car show and they have girls showing off cars. Or handing out drinks at a pub or promotion. Basically good looking women hired to hang around and get men's attention. She did some minor acting as well.
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Thank you Countess!
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Old 06-20-2017, 09:51 AM
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Autumn at Royal Ascot today, June 20, although the colours and print are nice, it looks a bit matronly to me:


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Awful dress, cute hat.
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Old 06-20-2017, 10:13 AM
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^^ Autumn's dress looks reminds me of the red & white McQueen Kate wore on Canadian tour. A blue version. I think she looks nice - but maybe the camera angle is what makes it feel a bit matronly.
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Old 06-20-2017, 10:35 AM
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Mercy that dress Autumn has on is so not good for her...makes her look squat and heavy.


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Old 06-20-2017, 12:33 PM
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Not really for her looks like a sack!@!IMO
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Old 06-20-2017, 02:06 PM
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^^ Autumn's dress looks reminds me of the red & white McQueen Kate wore on Canadian tour. A blue version. I think she looks nice - but maybe the camera angle is what makes it feel a bit matronly.


lol I just thought the same thing. Then I saw your post. All I can say is it worked better on Kate. It's not my favorite, but Kate pulled it off better.
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Yeah you need to be very slim and taller or you end up looking like Autumn looks..squat and dumpy. She usually looks much better...really surprised she picked this.


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I wouldn't have recognized her if not for her husband walking with her. She's usually more dashing looking.
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Old 06-20-2017, 06:44 PM
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The dress looked great in the picture I first saw - waist up and in profile. The fascinator was cute from that angle, too.

And to be fair, he looks a bit squat, today, too (off topic, I know )
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Old 06-20-2017, 11:34 PM
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Honestly I don't like the dress on either woman. It one if Kate's worst tour looks. Not a fan of pattern and find the over all style matronly.

I actually think autumns would look better on Kate then the red. Pattern is nicer, and the shorter sleeves and neckline are a bit fresher.

But yes sadly, like her sister in law, autumn chose a dress not suited to her body. Both looked bigger then they are.
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