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Old 03-23-2012, 02:16 PM
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Princess Maxima, Princess Mette Marit or Princess Grace's wedding dress with the Spencer tiara Princess Diana wore

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Old 03-23-2012, 02:23 PM
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If I were to choose, I'd go for:
- Princess Mette-Marit's gown
- Princess Maxima's gown
- Princess Marie's gown

I am also absolutely in love with the gown Marie of Romania wore for Nicholas II's coronation.
Not a wedding gown, but I'd totally wear it for my wedding with only slightest adjustments.

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Old 03-23-2012, 02:29 PM
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Thanks for that photo of Marie of Romania's dress.It is gorgeous!
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Old 03-23-2012, 03:15 PM
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Thank you for the above photos, Artemisia. Indeed, I would also choose in the first place CP Mette-Marit´s gown.
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Old 03-23-2012, 03:47 PM
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Princess' Grace! The best ever.
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Old 03-23-2012, 04:04 PM
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Originally Posted by grevinnan View Post
DofC dress for an English winter wedding
Catherine and William married in Spring, temperatures on the day and the week prior were between 15-18'C.

I wouldn't wear any royal wedding gown simply because the confines of being a royal bride and your dress are way too tight.

My favourites however are Margrethe and Lady Davina Windsor.
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Old 03-23-2012, 06:04 PM
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I would like Camilla's wedding suit or her "Blessing" gown. Her wedding suit would be perfect for a Chapel wedding.
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Old 03-23-2012, 07:19 PM
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I am a history buff. If I was royal, I would have gone for far more historical influence. Kate was rumored to have been designing her own, because of her love for art history, Instead it was a poor copy of Grace's. I love the historical gowns, not just wedding gowns.Some would be amazing inspiration, with some tweaking, like making them white when they aren't (I'm a traditionalist when it comes to wedding dress color).

Mary of Teck's (with a tiara and not her odd headdress)
Rose Carousel, ornamentedbeing: Princess Mary of Teck married...

Prince Philip's mother Princess Alice of Battenberg

Queen Ingrid of Denmark
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To name a few.
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Old 03-23-2012, 07:32 PM
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Mette-Marit's, Sarah Chatto's and Kate Middleton's !
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Old 03-23-2012, 09:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Artemisia
If I were to choose, I'd go for:
- Princess Mette-Marit's gown
- Princess Maxima's gown
- Princess Marie's gown

I am also absolutely in love with the gown Marie of Romania wore for Nicholas II's coronation.
Not a wedding gown, but I'd totally wear it for my wedding with only slightest adjustments.
That is a very pretty gown and I don't even like yellow. I think with some slight altercations it would be a beautiful wedding dress.
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Old 03-23-2012, 09:34 PM
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Is it terrifyingly stereotypical to say Grace Kelly's wedding gown? It's so romantic and just absolutely gorgeous.
I am also very taken with Kate's and Marie's gowns, and although the beige colour isn't really me, I love the embroidings on the Queen's gown.
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Old 03-25-2012, 01:22 PM
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My choice of gowns:

1) Lady Helen Taylor
2) Princess Margaret
3) Princess Claire
4) Princess Maxima
5) Queen Margrethe

I love the bottom part of Catherine's gown (love all the folds) but not the bodice.
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Old 06-02-2012, 06:25 PM
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I'll choose as wedding dresses : CP Victoria of Sweden or Grace Kelly
(It's a dream:) )
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Old 06-02-2012, 06:32 PM
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I would choose from three:
The Duchess of Cambridge
CP Victoria
Princess Marie of Denmark

I like the lace from Kate and Marie's dresses and, at the same time, love the simplicity of Victoria's. I would definitely choose Kate's veil, though!
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Old 06-02-2012, 06:50 PM
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Lady Sarah Chatto's dress. It was so romantic, simple and beautiful!
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Old 06-02-2012, 06:50 PM
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Kate's and Princess Marie of Denmark's off the top of my head. I also liked Charlene's.

Despite the similarities between Kate's and Pss Grace's, I would not wear hers. Aspects of hers do fit the 50s time period, which I wouldn't wear.
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Old 06-02-2012, 06:57 PM
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Marie of Denmark
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Old 06-02-2012, 07:42 PM
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If I had to wear a white wedding gown, I would chose the gown princess Anne wore at her wedding with Mark Philips, I love the medieval feeling of it:
With the Connaught tiara of the Swedish Royal Family.
I would prefer a non-white wedding gown, I hope that there will be a princess who dares to go back to the coloured wedding dresses of pre-victorian times, perhaps in a equisite gold brocade. For now, one favourite gown is the pale blue gown princess Lilian wore at her (second) wedding: Prins Bertil och Fru Lilian Craig - Sveriges Kungahus [NS4 version]
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Old 01-20-2013, 01:28 AM
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As the first reply, Grace Kelly no questions to ask.
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Old 01-20-2013, 02:56 AM
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Princess grace
Princess claire
Lady Sarah Armstrong jones (with queen Paola's lace veil would be stunning)

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