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Old 09-12-2017, 06:16 PM
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I liked the dress don't get the shoes , I get that it wasn't a formal affair.
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Old 09-12-2017, 06:29 PM
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Could those be orthopedic sandals? Perhaps she has a problem with her feet/foot. I once broke a toe and had to wear something similar- and they were even uglier!
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Old 09-13-2017, 05:29 PM
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Queen Máxima looking fantastic in green at the gala dinner for the Council of State in Den Haag this evening, September 13. It's a recycled Lanvin dress:


** Upper part ** Close up ** June 2014 **
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Old 09-13-2017, 06:12 PM
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The green gown is amazing.
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Old 09-13-2017, 06:49 PM
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I never liked this dress, I think it's too much for a Queen, Its inappropriate for a Queen, i cant imagine how people would critism Letizia, if she would wear it..
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Old 09-13-2017, 07:03 PM
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i think that's pretty dress on Queen Maxima,she is the only royal lady i know who can pull sush extravagant gown beautifully.
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Old 09-13-2017, 09:09 PM
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I fail to see how it is inappropriate for a queen Yes, Letizia would be criticized if she wore it because she couldn't pull it off. It would over whelm her. Maxima is one of the few who can pull off a style like this.

That said its not my favorite, even on Max I find the upper detail a lot. But the color is sensational. And the jewelry a stunning addition.
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Old 09-13-2017, 09:16 PM
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Tell me, is she wearing her special black sandals with this green dress, too?
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Old 09-13-2017, 10:17 PM
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Only Queen Maxima could pull of this gown, she did a perfect job of it before and again. The jewels really help make this a stand out gown for her and she looks just fabulous in it.
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Lovely gown a showcase for even lovelier emeralds. Who could object?
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Old 09-14-2017, 02:21 AM
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I liked this green dress when she wore it last time. And I still like it. This shade of green suits her and Maxima can effortlessly pull off those crazily wavy ruffles like no one else...and still feel comfortable and elegant. Those emeralds look simply spectacular. Lovely updo.
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Old 09-14-2017, 02:40 AM
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I love this dress and I'm glad she wore it again. Her styling was great and the emeralds was a the best match.
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Old 09-14-2017, 03:51 AM
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The dress is very Maxima but I find it very unflattering, especially around the waist down. The material looks cheap.
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Old 09-14-2017, 05:16 AM
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I never liked this dress, I think it's too much for a Queen, Its inappropriate for a Queen, i cant imagine how people would critism Letizia, if she would wear it..
Inappropriate for a Queen? Come on, Queen Margrethe of Denmark, Queen Silvia of Sweden, Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, Queen Sonja of Norway, all of them have worn far more outspoken and theatrical dresses than this relatively simple one by Máxima.
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Old 09-14-2017, 03:26 PM
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The dress itself may not be to everyone's taste but it's a formal dress being worn to a gala event. It's an appropriate choice for the event she's going to.

To carry a look like this I think you need height and confidence. Maxima has both and she looks amazing.
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Old 09-14-2017, 03:53 PM
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Queen Máxima in a black jumpsuit at the RCO Opening Night in Amsterdam this evening, September 14:


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Old 09-14-2017, 03:57 PM
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Would have liked it if it was a dress.
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Old 09-14-2017, 04:06 PM
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She looks fabulous!
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She looks on fiyaaah. Fabulous outfit
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Good hair, too.
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