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Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-13-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I see. The channel I am watching now has now a...

I see. The channel I am watching now has now a mini-reportage about "Sofia, The Model" and then bla-bla-bla answering questions from German viewers.
:ermm:
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-13-2015, 09:55 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Horses? I am watching live TV and I have not seen...

Horses? I am watching live TV and I have not seen these so far, now the (German) TV is "taking a bath in the public" (not so massed yet). It is already hot in the Palace Chapel... all ladies waving...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-13-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Most guests are in white tie and in long gown,...

Most guests are in white tie and in long gown, however I notice guests too not complying to the dresscode. I just saw an elder gentleman going over the red carpet with a backpack... if I was a...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-13-2015, 09:44 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Thanks. Here is one...

Thanks. Here is one (https://media.shootitlive.com/EdZTsUfpvcJ6FYEUNfkPKeob7mB/1200.jpg?project_id=aftonbladet/3664).
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-13-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Courtesy cars. Does that mean they loan it and...

Courtesy cars. Does that mean they loan it and then take it back. Then the cars are suddely "second hand" aren't they? What do they with these used cars then?
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-12-2015, 03:40 PM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
They use Swedish too for Danes, for Norwegians,...

They use Swedish too for Danes, for Norwegians, etc. But the Hofdame (Hovdam in Swedish) of Queen Máxima is suddenly "Mrs Van Karnebeek-Thijssen, Lady-in-Waiting to Queen Máxima". So apparently...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-12-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I wonder why the Swedish Court uses all sorts of...

I wonder why the Swedish Court uses all sorts of languages on their guestlist (https://www.kungahuset.se/download/18.751c664a14d8a76c83317a2/1434094979404/150613_Gastlista_vigsel.pdf)?

They use...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-10-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I understand. It is not because Prince Carl...

I understand. It is not because Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia are "unworthy", it is because the Vasaorden is connected with the grandest royal events, with a (future) Sovereign. In that sense...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-10-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Why would the spectacular Vasaorden "not suit"...

Why would the spectacular Vasaorden "not suit" Their Royal Highnesses Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden, Duke and Duchess of Värmland?

Picture: the Vasaorden...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-10-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Of course it is. He is higher in the line of...

Of course it is. He is higher in the line of succession, he is a former Crown Prince and he is the next link in the royal dynasty, descending in direct and unbroken male lineage from the first...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 06-07-2015, 08:59 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Rehearsal dinner? I don't think royal households,...

Rehearsal dinner? I don't think royal households, with all the experienced staff serving so many official dinners and banquets, needs any rehearsal...

:flowers:



The Prince indeed has...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 05-24-2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Where do these Volvos coming from? Are they...

Where do these Volvos coming from? Are they loaned from other state services? It goes a bit too far to purchase 35 cars for a wedding...

:whistling:
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 05-20-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
There is only one royal family in Sweden, so it...

There is only one royal family in Sweden, so it is sufficient to say "Princess Madeleine" etc. without the territorial designation.

On foreign events with guestslist the couple will be listed...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 05-14-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
That is what I thought too: the speeches, the...

That is what I thought too: the speeches, the eventual musical intermezzos, etc. A few posts ago in this thread the suggestion was made that SVT would broadcast the whole diner and I already heavily...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 05-14-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I would be surprised when SVT shows the whole...

I would be surprised when SVT shows the whole diner. What is the point watching people eat for two hours? Come on.
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 05-11-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I understand they broadcast the dinner speeches...

I understand they broadcast the dinner speeches and the wedding cake. Not the diner itself. Rightly so, it is their wedding, let them have some moments entre nous for their family, friends and...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 05-04-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
If Prince Carl Philip really had strippers on his...

If Prince Carl Philip really had strippers on his stag party, then it declasses his circle of friends I must say. I can not imagine that the friends of the then Duke of Brabant, the then Prince of...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-18-2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I can not see it well enough if Carl Philip has...

I can not see it well enough if Carl Philip has used reliëf too. Hand-crafted paper with the arms or monogram in reliëf is the most stylish possible. I can not see if that orange ribbon is a real...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-18-2015, 04:33 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Sofia (dark hair) with her elder sister Lina (in...

Sofia (dark hair) with her elder sister Lina (in the middle) and her younger sister Sara. I believe none of them are married. See picture...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-04-2015, 08:45 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
The first monogram of the royal couple looks a...

The first monogram of the royal couple looks a bit too much like that of the company CGS. There is no intertwining, so the monogram does not make clear it is about two individuals married together....
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-04-2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
Let us keep things in perspective... a monogram...

Let us keep things in perspective... a monogram these days is just a little icon on paper or cards. It is not -like on internet- so big and powerful.

Sometimes it is woven into table linen, but...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-03-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
The style of the new monogram fits very well with...

The style of the new monogram fits very well with the other royal monograms, see this overview (https://www.kungahuset.se/images/18.671eb19149ce64295aa73/1418643779512/monogram.png) given by the...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-02-2015, 03:47 PM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
A monogram often is in a different colour (blue,...

A monogram often is in a different colour (blue, red) to differentiate from the black used in a letter. There are also colourless ones: the Dutch Royal House uses paper with a colourless monogram...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 04-02-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
I agree, it is a classic monogram. This is the...

I agree, it is a classic monogram. This is the interwined emblem (https://www.andreazuvich.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/DSC_0144-1024x682.jpg) of William III of Nassau, Prince of Orange and his...
Forum: Prince Carl Philip, Princess Sofia and Family 03-21-2015, 05:35 AM
Replies: 548
Views: 90,095
Posted By Duc_et_Pair
No, because also in Sweden the clocks go forward...

No, because also in Sweden the clocks go forward 1 hour.

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