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Old 06-14-2016, 07:51 AM
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It looks silky to you, great. Reminded me of a lab smock in some photos, material wise. Both entitled to our opinion. Not sure why I have to defend mine.

I was actually hoping you could link to a picture that showed the fabric better up close.

Defensive much?
Old 06-14-2016, 01:15 PM
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I was actually hoping you could link to a picture that showed the fabric better up close.

Defensive much?
There are plenty of photos of it up close, right on this thread. (...)
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Old 06-15-2016, 10:14 AM
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Mary is at Ascot.

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Old 06-15-2016, 10:25 AM
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She looks great! Very lovely dress and perfect for spring/summer and I have always loved her hat. :-)
Old 06-15-2016, 10:40 AM
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Mary looks wonderful, I love her dress and hat and the colours looks great on her, certainly my favourite Ascot outfit from today. And such a nice surprise to see her in attendance.
Old 06-15-2016, 10:52 AM
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Pretty dress!
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It is a lovely dress, a gorgeous colour. I like it very much. Mary wore it to an award ceremony in 2012, apparently. Her hat is lovely but also a repeat. Mary wore it to Estelle of Sweden's christening and Princess Charlene of Monaco's wedding.
Old 06-15-2016, 12:02 PM
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She looks fantastic . What a beautiful dress, I loved it the first time she wore it years ago. The color looks great on her.
And to top off her look a handsome husband wearing a top hat
Old 06-15-2016, 12:24 PM
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What beautiful appearance!! Beautiful dress!!
Old 06-15-2016, 01:50 PM
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She looks really nice...great color!

Old 06-15-2016, 02:00 PM
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That is such a pretty color. Almost a tomato red. Looks great on Mary. Diamond earrings too!!!!!!
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I am unimpressed with Crown Princess Mary's ensemble. Most of the ladies around her wore dresses with long-sleeves or jackets with short-sleeved dresses. The teardrop detail on the dress made it look awkward on some photos. Crown Princess Mary at Ascot 2016 | Getty Images Moreover, it crumpled badly.
Old 06-15-2016, 02:37 PM
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Somehow the colour just doesn't work for me at Ascot [just insufficently Summery].
Old 06-15-2016, 02:50 PM
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This is one of my favorite dresses on Mary. The color looks great on her (whatever that shade is, I LOVE it!!) and the design is really flattering. Her hat is one of my faves, also.

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Old 06-15-2016, 03:09 PM
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I like this dress but not for this occasion. I am surprised to see Mary kind of underdressed at such a high profile event for her. British Royals are known around the world, much less people know that Denmark is a Kingdom let alone the CP couple. Mary could have so much better.

The dress is too low cut, the bra shows, its wrinkly after the carriage ride. I don't like the hat but its the only piece that hits the fashion mark for today.
Old 06-15-2016, 03:16 PM
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I like the dress and I like her hat, but together it doesn't work and the dress is a bit too underdressed for the event.
Old 06-15-2016, 03:55 PM
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I have never really thought that dress was anything special to be honest the whole look is very boring IMO and agree underdone for Ascot
Old 06-15-2016, 04:15 PM
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Top points for the color. It looks great on her, and I find it summery

But while I quite like the dress, I have to agree with others,that it wasn't the right one for Ascot. She looks under dressed for the occasion, and the lower cut neckline seems a bit much (not for a normal event but Ascot has pretty modest dress codes in the enclosures).
Old 06-15-2016, 04:24 PM
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Mary indeed looks wonderful today. Gorgeous color and dress. I have been looking forward to see that red dress again, it suits her. And I love that hat! Perfect for the Ascot and it makes the whole outfit the epitome of elegance!

But she is such a beautiful and smiling woman so it also helps a lot. (Beautiful hair)
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