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Old 09-14-2017, 04:01 PM
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The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Royal Trend Watch: Metallics for Madeleine

My only favorites here are Victoria and Marie Chantal. I thought Silvia and Madeline's gowns are awful.

The Royal Order of Sartorial Splendor: Prince Carl Philip & Sofia’s Wedding: The Pre-Wedding Dinner

I was not impressed but most of these but the best for me was Madeleine's stunning gown. I also loved Sofia, Mette Marit, and Martha's dresses. I did not like Silvia and Victoria's outfits.
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Even though it's kind of dated, I loved countess Alexandra's gown:

https://hethecountessoffrederiksborg...ust-before-the

This gown is stunning and divine.
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I don't find it dated at all. It's stunning, and almost too regal for words.

Along with Victoria of Sweden, the best Royal pre-wedding look of all time, imo.
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It's gorgeous...she could wear that tomorrow and I think be in style for that type of event/dress.


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Even though it's kind of dated, I loved countess Alexandra's gown:

https://hethecountessoffrederiksborg...ust-before-the

This gown is stunning and divine.
Did she keep the Alexandrine drop tiara after the divorce ? It is an exquisite and historic tiara, so I am surprised it didn't go back to the Danish royal family.
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Old 02-26-2018, 05:17 PM
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Did she keep the Alexandrine drop tiara after the divorce ? It is an exquisite and historic tiara, so I am surprised it didn't go back to the Danish royal family.
It was a gift so yes she kept it and have used it after her divorce.
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Alexandra Manley looked stunning that red gown can't believe its over 20 years ago,do we know who designed it?
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Countess Alexandra's pre-wedding red gown is stunning as is the styling. For me, this was much better than her actual wedding gown and look. She, and her gown, looked dated to me.
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Old 02-26-2018, 09:25 PM
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Alexandra Manley looked stunning that red gown can't believe its over 20 years ago,do we know who designed it?
Jorgen Bender, the same designer who did her wedding gown.

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One of the reason I love the wedding of Victoria and Daniel the most is that, there isn't any serious terrible fashion disaster if we ignore Mabel's pants. In the pre-wedding dinner all the CPsses looks very beautiful, and the bride-to-be is gorgeous too, the arrow, the earrings, the ES gown (and her bright smile AND Daniel), are speechlessly amazing.

Alexandra's pre-wedding gown (and most of her gowns) has a theatrical vibe but not as exaggerated as some of Q Margrethe's gowns, it's on point and stunning.
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Countess Alexandra's pre-wedding red gown is stunning as is the styling. For me, this was much better than her actual wedding gown and look. She, and her gown, looked dated to me.

In 100% agreement! Her wedding gown, hairstyle and overall bridal look are quite dated, imo.
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I also loved Grace's dress by Lanvin

http://ghk.h-cdn.co/assets/17/39/768...pera-dress.jpg

https://i.pinimg.com/736x/dd/84/ab/d...race-kelly.jpg

https://phillystylemag.com/get/files...-4.jpg?900x900

I find it regal, stunning, and elegant. Beautiful details.
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My favorites worn by royal brides, in no specific order:

Queen Sofia
Princess Grace
Crown princess Mary (both dresses)
Crown princess Victoria
Countess Alexandra
Queen Maxima
HGD Stephanie
Queen Fabiola
Queen Margrethe
Queen Beatrix
Queen Anne Marie
Queen Silvia (I did not like the jacket but the dress was stunning)

Least favorites, in no specific order:

Princess Madeleine
Queen Letizia
Princess Sophie of Liechtenstein
Princess Martha Louise
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