The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #21  
Old 06-29-2018, 03:43 PM
eya eya is offline
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 17,785
Today 29 June King Philippe with Queen Mathilde and Governor-General Peter Cosgove with his wife attends at the Waterfront, the GoneWest event, the fifth big participative culture tribute event of WWI at the Belgian coast in Wenduine

Belga Image
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #22  
Old 06-29-2018, 04:28 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Posts: 2,116
Quote:
Originally Posted by maria-olivia View Post
Queen Paola was the first Queen to wear a Sash. She decided small Sashes of the Leopold Order for the Ladies. She never wore the Order of Leopold Sash. Queen Mathilde is the first Queen wearing it .
Queen Fabiola never wore Sashes.

So Queens Elisabeth and Astrid didn´ t wear sashes?! That´ s weird...!
I think in having done so, Belgium was the only european country.


I guess the reason why Paola never publicly wore her belgian order is that there was never a state visit during her husband´ s reign where no orders of the visiting guest of state had been handed out.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #23  
Old 06-29-2018, 04:45 PM
iceflower's Avatar
Administrator
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: , Germany
Posts: 52,622
.

Here are some more photos of the Waterfront event:


** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** Pic 4 **
__________________
**** Welcome aboard! ****
Reply With Quote
  #24  
Old 06-29-2018, 04:54 PM
Stefan's Avatar
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Esslingen, Germany
Posts: 4,836
Quote:
Originally Posted by wartenberg7 View Post


I guess the reason why Paola never publicly wore her belgian order is that there was never a state visit during her husband´ s reign where no orders of the visiting guest of state had been handed out.

But she also didn't use it oin her official Gala pics as Queen. Queen Mathilde wore it when her official picture was taken.
__________________
Stefan



Reply With Quote
  #25  
Old 06-30-2018, 02:51 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Posts: 2,116
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stefan View Post
But she also didn't use it oin her official Gala pics as Queen. Queen Mathilde wore it when her official picture was taken.

I know. Still she is a holder of this most prestigious belgian order as I learnt when Philippe got married and all the decorations of Albert and Paola were enumerated during the civil marriage act in the town hall.
__________________

Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
State visit to Australia & Official visit to New Zealand: November 23-30, 2016 Rossina King Abdullah and Queen Rania and Family 34 11-30-2016 04:34 PM
State visit to Australia: February 23 - 27, 2015 dazzling King Harald and Queen Sonja 44 10-30-2016 10:06 PM
Swedish State Visit to Australia: November 7-12, 2005 GrandDuchess King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia 152 02-28-2015 03:52 AM
Spanish State Visit to New Zealand and Australia: June 22-26, 2009 Paty King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia 39 06-29-2009 12:41 AM
Dutch State Visit to Belgium: June 20-22, 2006 purple_platinum Royal Family of Belgium 204 04-20-2009 09:18 AM




Popular Tags
alqasimi aristocracy armenia belgian royal family castles charles of wales chittagong cht clarence house countess of snowdon cover-up crown crown prince hussein crown prince hussein's future wife crown princess victoria current events cyprus danish history denmark duchess of sussex duke of cambridge duke of sussex dutch dutch history dutch royal family french revolution future genealogy germany henry v hill historical drama house of bourbon house of glucksburg house of orange-nassau house of saxe-coburg and gotha jumma kiko languages lithuanian castles mail marriage mbs meghan markle monaco christening monarchist monogram naples nobel 2019 norway norwegian royal family official visit palaces palestine potential areas prince charles prince harry prince of wales romanov family settings shakespeare south korea startling new evidence state visit sweden swedish royal family swedish royalty tracts united kingdom usa


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:21 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2020
Jelsoft Enterprises
×