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pollyemma 09-19-2005 11:00 AM

Royals in National Costume
 
I love it when members of royal families don their country’s national costumes. Let’s start a thread of pictures devoted to that topic.


Of course the Scandinavians immediately come to mind, but if any of you have photos of royalty from other countries in national costume please post them here.


Thanks!

pollyemma 09-19-2005 11:04 AM

here's mette marit as a little girl in national costume.

norwegianne 09-19-2005 11:10 AM

Norwegian Royals in Bunads

Danish trip to the Faroe Islands


http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...achmentid=3942

Anne-Marie, Benedikte and Margrethe in Faroese costumes (originally posted by Josefine)

Danish Royal family at Greenland, 2004

iowabelle 09-19-2005 01:08 PM

I've seen pictures of the Duke of Edinburgh in Greek dress, from a thousand years ago.

norwegianne 09-19-2005 01:12 PM

I've seen pictures of Anne-Marie in similar dress to what Theodora is wearing above, but it was in a book somewhere.

lil Princess 09-19-2005 03:36 PM

Thanks so much for sharing all the wonderful Links and Pictures! :) I would Love to have my Own Bunad someday, since I am second Generation Norwegian in the USA. ;)

iowabelle 09-19-2005 03:48 PM

I've been wanting a bunad too, but my family came from Buskerud Co. and the bunads there aren't very colorful. (I guess you could say I'm a 3rd generation!)

Isn't Mette-Merit supposed to be going there soon?

pollyemma 09-19-2005 03:58 PM

[QUOTE=betina]Princess Theodora of Greece in a national dress from Corfu


wow. what a great photo! I had never seen that before. where did you find it? was this a photo shoot? when did it take place? it looks to be pretty recent.

Elsa M. 09-19-2005 04:17 PM

Infantas Elena and Cristina dressed with the traditional Andaluzian dresses (Hola):
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=69001

Elena in Andaluzian dress (Corbis):
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=7541

Queen Sofia at el Rocío:
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=108712

Princess Letizia in typical Asturian costume:
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...19&postcount=5

norwegianne 09-19-2005 04:24 PM

Interesting dress on Elena, Elsa.

Elsa M. 09-19-2005 04:38 PM

They're called Sevillana Dresses or Flamenco Skirts and they're typical from Andaluzia. You have here a few more examples: http://www.andalucia.com/flamenco/st...ms/skirts4.htm

lil Princess 09-19-2005 05:05 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by iowabelle
I've been wanting a bunad too, but my family came from Buskerud Co. and the bunads there aren't very colorful. (I guess you could say I'm a 3rd generation!)

My Grandfather Olaf is from Oslo, he left there 1917 when he was 17 years old, I don't know where my Great Grandfather Johgan is from as of yet... :confused:

It's nice to meet ya!!! ;)

Bunads are Very Beautiful!!! I more than likely make my own someday soon when I get my own place to live.. I Live in the NorthWest in Oregon for now. My Grandfather Olaf is buried here.. I have been searching for patterns for bunads, but, they are Very hard to find. I guess I should try online at least maybe.. :D






Little_star 09-19-2005 06:49 PM

Some pictures of Jordanian Royals in tradtional dress.

Queen Rania and King Abdullah
A side profile of Rania's Coronation Gown

http://pro.corbis.com/images/0000355...15b3014f6b0%7D


Queen Rania

NRIPulse.com^^^Home Of The Indian American Family
An artcile on Queen Rania, including several pictures of her in tradtional dress.

http://www.nettyroyal.nl/images/hamzahnoor7.jpg Queen Noor, Prince Hamzah, Princess Noor, Princess Firouzeh and Princess Muna in tradtional Jordanian dress.

http://pro.corbis.com/images/0000313...f0bc7649eb5%7D

Princess Haya

http://www.angelfire.com/de3/verenas...es/Noor903.jpg Queen Noor
http://www.newyorksocialdiary.com/so...s/P1050851.jpg Queen Noor
http://photos1.blogger.com/img/202/1...edan.jpgPrince Ali and Rym's wedding day

Forum Marocain - Bladi.net The Moroccan Royal Family

http://www.mincom.gov.ma/french/gene...lla_meryem.JPG Lalla Meryem (King Mohammed VI's sister) in traditional Moroccan dress

http://pro.corbis.com/images/UT00332...bc7ef3d8906%7D Lalla Meryem and Hillary Clinton

http://bastainteractive.canalblog.com/soukeina2.jpg Lalla Meryem (left) and her daughter Lalla Soukeina (right)

http://bastainteractive.canalblog.co...y..._n_221.jpg Lalla Soukeina, Quen Rania and Lalla Meryem

http://pro.corbis.com/images/DWF15-5...00cbc35da33%7D Lalla Salma

http://pro.corbis.com/images/DWF15-2...0eb83695c2b%7D Lalla Salma

http://pro.corbis.com/images/CN00000...b5d9dc%7DLalla Meryem as a child in traditional Moroccan dress

http://pro.corbis.com/images/0000379...606720ebc52%7D Lalla Meryem

http://pro.corbis.com/images/0000333...c9d10d0c291%7D Lalla Meryem at Infanta Cristina's wedding

http://pro.corbis.com/images/0000316...bb86d24987b%7D Lalla Meryem

http://pro.corbis.com/images/DWF15-2...02bf6e0d860%7D Moroccan Royal Ladies in traditional dress, including Lalla Hasna

http://pro.corbis.com/images/DWF15-4...71f9684bb97%7D Lalla Hasna, Lalla Asma and Lalla Meryem.

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2004/20040910/w4.jpg Crown Prince of Brunei and his wife at their wedding.

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/20...1017076130.jpg Sarah Salleh, at a ceremony before her marriage to the Crown Prince of Brunei

More pictures of the Brunei Royals

http://pro.corbis.com/images/DWF15-9...306025e66a5%7D
Crown Prince and his wife

http://pro.corbis.com/images/DWF15-8...bee932a59db%7D
Princess Sarah

http://pro.corbis.com/images/UT00845...572533742e2%7D

Queen Noor with her daughters Princess Iman (centre) and Princess Raiyah.

Maxie 09-19-2005 07:47 PM

After doing some searching on the net I found an old card of Queen Juliana in a typical Dutch costume. Yay!

http://images.qoop.nl/3/7/5/0/3750082.jpg

pollyemma 09-20-2005 08:28 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Maxie
After doing some searching on the net I found an old card of Queen Juliana in a typical Dutch costume. Yay!

http://images.qoop.nl/3/7/5/0/3750082.jpg

wow.that is truly unique. I dont think i've ever seen a photo of an Oranje in duch costume. thanks so much!

betina 09-20-2005 05:26 PM

There is lot of Pictures from all royal at this website where i found the above pictures.

Josefine 09-08-2006 10:58 AM

i really like the norwigen folkCostume i think its great when the men wears it to wedding

is there a natinal dress in the netherlnads id so has Maxima ever eorn one

Princess madeleine
her dress as duchess og helsingland (i think)

http://www.iblbildarkiv.net/FotoWeb/...D051203E38ED4E

http://www.iblbildarkiv.net/FotoWeb/...D051203E38ED4E

shrifia 09-08-2006 05:13 PM

some pictures of king Mohammed VI in traditional dress:
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=DWF15-260100.jpg (with lalla salma in Their wedding).
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=0000370864-006.jpg (with lalla meryem in spain)
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=0000369017-004.jpg
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=0000381088-002.jpg
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=0000381089-009.jpg
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=2001019.jpg
(from corbis and getty images).

little crown prince moulay hassan in traditional dress :smile: :
http://bastainteractive.canalblog.co...1131115084.jpg (with his father).
http://bastainteractive.canalblog.co...1132191695.jpg (with his mother).
http://bastainteractive.canalblog.co...alma_dop1b.jpg (again with mum).
http://kamaroc.canalblog.com/images/moulay_hassann.jpg
http://kamaroc.canalblog.com/images/...hassanD7_5.jpg (with dudy)
http://kamaroc.canalblog.com/images/my_hassan_sm1.jpg
http://kamaroc.canalblog.com/images/...famille_11.jpg (with his mum and dudy)
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=51132902.jpg (with his uncle).
http://s2.supload.com/image.php?get=52626304.jpg (with his father again).
(from getty images and http://bastainteractive.canalblog.com/ and http://kamaroc.canalblog.com/)

galuhcandrakirana 09-18-2006 05:33 AM

Japanese Royal
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=174048&d=1122572264
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=174047&d=1122572264
http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=202309&d=1128767534

Empress Michiko http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=182800&d=1124542764

http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=182799&d=1124542764

Empress Konjun http://www.theroyalforums.com/forums...5&d=1117517520

Her_Majesty 02-05-2009 05:52 AM

Haakon and Mette-Marit wearing the National Sami Costumes during their visit to Finnmark :flowers:

http://www.nettavisen.no/imagecache/..._6908761x1.jpg


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