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Old 09-14-2009, 05:25 AM
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I also love the pics of Letizia wearing mantillas. It was so regal and elegant. Infanta Cristina wore a hat during Felipe and Letizia's wedding if I'm not mistaken.
yes, a huge hat:
http://cache3.asset-cache.net/xc/508...AFC5CF6109BBC7
so did Infanta Pilar:
http://img410.imageshack.us/img410/4...eborbonax9.jpg
Elena & Sofia wore mantilla:
http://cache1.asset-cache.net/xc/508...4831B75F48EF45
http://cache2.asset-cache.net/xc/508...4831B75F48EF45
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Old 09-18-2009, 11:42 AM
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I love mantilla!
It always looks classic, elegant and stylish!
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Thank you so much for this thread. I am amayzed at these beautiful Spanish Mantillas. My very American mother wore one for her wedding, and I have always been partial to them. It is wonderful to see the roayls wearing some of the most beautiful matillas in world, I think.
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Old 10-05-2009, 07:03 AM
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Beautiful and elegant as they are why are they always in black (except when attending an audience with the Pope)?
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The colour of the Mantilla demonstrates the marital status of a woman. Black stands for married, white for virgin.
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Old 10-05-2009, 10:38 AM
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In one of these threads (sorry I could not find it), I saw a very beautiful Spanish Lady attending a Royal wedding in a PurpleMantilla and Purple lace gown. What would that signify? (for the record, my mother wore white to her wedding! :)
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Oueen Sofia wearing Mantilla
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Still amazes me how beautiful Sofia looks in the Mantilla. She wears it well.
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