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Old 04-05-2013, 08:24 PM
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Oh I love Al-bina's comment! It is rather a perplexing choice! I think it is a little too bridal but the material is nice.
Old 04-05-2013, 10:11 PM
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For the return dinner on Finland State Visit, Princess Mary is wearing a gown from H&M Conscious Exclusive 2013 Glamour Collection. The gown retails for US$299. The collection became available online April 4, 2013 but only in European countries. Only 140 stores worldwide carry this Glamour Collection.

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Old 04-05-2013, 10:12 PM
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I do commend CP Mary on taking the risk, but this style is the equivalent of having the dress tucked into her pantyhose after a trip to the ladies room, only in reverse!

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I am sure that Mary is in the public eye so much that she keeps looking for 'new' things to try. Must be hard to find so many suitable clothes.
Old 04-05-2013, 10:16 PM
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Is a stack of chairs blocking the model in the corner wearing that dress sending a subliminal message that she shouldn't be let out in an outfit like that?
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Old 04-05-2013, 10:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Baroness of Books View Post
I absolutely don't like the style and fabric at all; a daring "Little House on the Prairie" look with that hemline.
It's nice to see Laura Ingall's wedding gown again, but why ever did she take a scissors to the front like that? Did Mary get the wedding sunbonnet as well?

I don't see Fred in Manly's finery.
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Old 04-05-2013, 10:43 PM
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I actually thought she looked absolutely beautiful! and this is one of the things I love about Mary, she isn't afraid to try new things! kudos to her
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From some angles, she looks lovely. Others, not so much. I love her hair..
Old 04-06-2013, 01:22 AM
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I actually thought she looked absolutely beautiful! and this is one of the things I love about Mary, she isn't afraid to try new things! kudos to her
Love the dress and it looks great on Mary.
Old 04-06-2013, 01:32 AM
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The DRF hosted dinner at Moltkes Palace for the visiting President of Finland and his wife.
The president of Finland and his wife hosted the return dinner for the Danish royals.
Old 04-06-2013, 03:28 AM
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Mary looks really good in classic styles, but she does it oftentimes very wrong when she takes risks. It simply doesn't suit to her. The H&M model looks actually good in that dress, but this dress is nothing for Mary.
Old 04-06-2013, 03:37 AM
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The DRF hosted dinner at Moltkes Palace for the visiting President of Finland and his wife.

Nope, not a fan of this dress. Not a fan of mullett dresses in general. The boho style needs loose hair and strappy sandals. Too bad because I love white lace dresses; just not this one.
Oh my! That dress would have looked okay if it wasn't a mullet dress but it is just bad!
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Old 04-06-2013, 04:04 AM
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although the side view of the H+M dress isn't the most flattering, i admit i like the front view of it.
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Old 04-06-2013, 05:27 AM
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I would very much have preferred the dress was long all the way around. I don't understand why some dresses are shorter in the front. I think the dress looks lovely and very romantic on Mary, but IMO it would had been gorgeous if it has been long all way around. But it's bohemian style in a classic way as only Mary can do it! I think Mary looks lovely in these bohemian dresses and it's nice to finally see a new dress on Mary. It reminds me of the boho-dress Mary wore to the family photo session at Gråsten Palace in August last year.
Old 04-06-2013, 07:14 AM
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In Noblesse & Royautés, there are a few more photos of Mary and her mullet dress.

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