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Old 11-20-2020, 05:38 PM
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Too suspiciously tidy for a regular workstation, but handy for signing stuff and posing.
I see it's on the top floor, so his private apartment?
And posing what it was all about. The photo was taken to accompany a message of encouragement to the Swedish people because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The King and Queen has a 20 room flat at Drottningholm but I have no idea if they have a separate office or if they've set up shop in a corner of the flat.
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Old 11-20-2020, 06:24 PM
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And posing what it was all about. The photo was taken to accompany a message of encouragement to the Swedish people because of the Covid-19 pandemic.
The King and Queen has a 20 room flat at Drottningholm but I have no idea if they have a separate office or if they've set up shop in a corner of the flat.
Well, with twenty rooms I guess they can set aside a couple of square-meters for a home office somewhere.
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Old 11-21-2020, 04:17 PM
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Too suspiciously tidy for a regular workstation, but handy for signing stuff and posing.
I see it's on the top floor, so his private apartment?
Svensk Damtidning tells about the photo:
It's nice to see the work corner at the royal couple's private apartment at Drottningholm Palace. There is Josef Frank's classic floor lamp "Little Camel". On the writing leaf, a leather desktop wallpaper with a fine patina, a matching paper stand, a letter knife and a calendar, or possibly an address book with the king's crowned monogram can be seen. The window faces the courtyard where Queen Silvia has her pool. Queen Silvia was sitting in the exact same place, working, when Elle magazine interviewed her before her 75th birthday. On top of the secretary is a gold-shining pocket watch. And next to it are the two photos of Crown Princess Victoria in their leather frames. She looks to be three or four years old, maybe the king has taken them himself.
Bilden avslöjar_ Så favoriserar kungen kronprinsessan Victoria _*Svensk Dam
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Old 11-22-2020, 06:03 AM
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It depends on the person. Some people are "lawful neutral" about their desks with a place for everything and everything in its place whereas I am of the "chaotic neutral" school of thought when it comes to my desk beit at home or work. If it looks like it's been ransacked it's all good.
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Old 11-22-2020, 06:37 AM
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King Carl Gustaf at his office at his home at Drottningholm Palace. There is a photo of Victoria as a child at his desk.
https://www.kungahuset.se/images/200...ovstaterna.jpg
Given all the commentary on the King's home office, it may not be his only workspace. And, despite all it's conspicuous tidiness it also appears well used. I enlarged the picture and there is some slight fraying of material at the top corner of the red chair and also signs of wearing along the bottom edges of the desk pad. Great picture! I enjoy getting a glimpse inside the royals' work and personal spaces.
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Old 11-26-2020, 01:40 AM
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Daniel working at the library of Haga Palace on 23rd November
https://scontent-hel3-1.xx.fbcdn.net...aa&oe=5FE38FB0

And Victoria and Daniel at Haga Palace's dining room
https://scontent-hel3-1.xx.fbcdn.net...97&oe=5FE5BAB9
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Old 11-29-2020, 09:05 AM
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The crown princess family at the library of Haga Palace at their greeting on the First Sunday of Advent.
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Old 11-29-2020, 09:45 AM
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Nice.

When they turn off the chandelier, it becomes very Christmas-hygge.
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Old 11-29-2020, 12:16 PM
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Lovely photo, looks very cozy. Estelle is growing up so fast.
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Old 11-29-2020, 01:36 PM
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You are right Muhler, the number of candles and candle-shaped lamps is lovely, but the candles mounted on small mirrors whether real or electric must make the room look spectacular when lit. I especially like the modern Advent Candle.

All in all, a wonderfully warm and cozy room.
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Old 11-30-2020, 03:59 AM
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I think the candles infront of the big mirror on the fireplace are likely real (they have stands, not mounted). Likely lit them when the fireplace was lit.

The room definitely has such a cozy feel even though formal. Could imagine, with the chandellier turned off, curling up by the fire with cider and listening to carols or such. Such a lovely family feel to the moment and Christmas decor.
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Old 12-02-2020, 11:50 AM
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Svensk Tenn's vase "Dagg" at Haga Palace's dining room
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Vase Dagg - 27 cm, Glass, Clear, Carina Seth Andersson _ Svenskt Tenn

Queen Silvia speaking in Drottningholm Palace
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Old 12-09-2020, 03:13 PM
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King Carl Gustaf today at Drottningholm Palace, at a digital meeting with Andreas Norlén, the Speaker of the Riksdag. The photos are taken at the king and queen's private apartment.
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Old 12-19-2020, 01:07 PM
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Carl Philip and family at their home Villa Solbacken
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Sofia at the same room at her greeting at Svenska Hjältar gala
https://scontent-frx5-1.xx.fbcdn.net...53&oe=60024FF5

Bertil and Lilian at Villa Solbacken in 1989
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Old 12-20-2020, 05:17 AM
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King Carl Gustaf and queen at their greeting on Fourth Sunday of Advent in the Stone Hall in the royal couple's private apartment at Drottningholm. Photo by Victor Ericsson/The Royal Court.
https://www.kungahuset.se/images/200...ovstaterna.jpg

Another photo of the Stone Hall, of Victoria and Daniel. This photo is at their wedding book. Photo by Hans Hammarskiöld.
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Old 12-20-2020, 12:05 PM
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As far as I can make out, this photo posted today is from M&F's private apartment at Amalienborg. Presumably their dining room.

https://kongehuset.dk/sites/default/...er_2020_1.jpeg

I like the table decoration and chairs.

Not sure I like the painting in the background though. In fact I don't.
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Old 12-20-2020, 03:11 PM
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As far as I can make out, this photo posted today is from M&F's private apartment at Amalienborg. Presumably their dining room.

https://kongehuset.dk/sites/default/...er_2020_1.jpeg

I like the table decoration and chairs.

Not sure I like the painting in the background though. In fact I don't.
I spot Royal Copenhagen Star Fluted Christmas tableware being used!
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Old 12-20-2020, 03:38 PM
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As far as I can make out, this photo posted today is from M&F's private apartment at Amalienborg. Presumably their dining room.

https://kongehuset.dk/sites/default/...er_2020_1.jpeg

I like the table decoration and chairs.

Not sure I like the painting in the background though. In fact I don't.
Looks like they have a real working fireplace too which is beautiful in the background.
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Old 12-20-2020, 04:00 PM
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Fireplaces lit always put me in the Christmas mood.

Definitely a beautiful setting for the photo.
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Fireplaces lit always put me in the Christmas mood.

Definitely a beautiful setting for the photo.
Its a must in my opinion the Festive photos with the fire burning in the background look so much nicer.
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