June 19th, 2010 ~ The Swedish Royal Wedding

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by AragornElessar, Jun 13, 2010.

  1. AragornElessar

    AragornElessar Well-Known Member

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    You just knew there'd be one rather....Interestingly looking...dress from the weekend.

    HRH Princess Margarita of Romania and her husband HRH Prince Radu arriving for the Gala

    Yikes!!

    edited to add...There was a private party/Dinner Dance held on Thursday night just for the younger generation of Royals and personal friends and family of Victoria and Daniel. At one point, Crown Prince Haakon, Crown Princess Mette-Marit, Princess Martha-Louise of Norway and her husband Ari Behn sang to Victoria and Daniel as part of their Wedding Gift to the two of them.

    Now that I would have loved to have seen. Gifts from the Heart are always the best of gifts regardless the occasion after all. :)
     
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  2. nerdycool

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    Loved the part of the video where all those kings and queens were getting off what looked like a city bus. It makes sense, as a mode of transportation for a lot of people, but when you think of royalty, one usually thinks of shiny cars with darkly tinted windows... or horse-drawn carriages. Not buses.

    BTW, I thought Letizia was stunning. I usually give that prize to Mary, but the color of the gown didn't win me over. (the nude colored one for the concert. The white gown she wore earlier was gorgeous)
     
  3. HisWeirness

    HisWeirness Happy Russian Hunger Games!

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  4. Fergus

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    She looked amazing, that color was perfect for her. She's got good arm candy, too. ;)
     
  5. Fergus

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    Good morning, Stockholm! :cheer2:

    The schlep into church begins...... :watch:
     
  6. Fergus

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    The Spanish Infantas, one in pink with bolero jacket, the other in the seafoam green Grecian inpsired.

    Can't tell them apart, though. :shuffle:
     
  7. HisWeirness

    HisWeirness Happy Russian Hunger Games!

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    :biggrinbo Keep the comments coming Fergus! :)

    This SVT video link is working for me in the USA.
     
  8. Norlite

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    works in Canada too. And amazing quality!
     
  9. Norlite

    Norlite Well-Known Member

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    *sigh*




    I honestly believe there was a giant cosmic mix-up somewhere, and I was meant to be born a princess.
     
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  10. LadyNit

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    Wow. How long will it take to load the church. I had no idea there were so many royals in the world. :lol:

    The old royal ladies look so camp in their tiaras. But wow, the young female royals are pretty amazing looking.
     
  11. sweetsparky

    sweetsparky Pasodoble is coming

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    SVT :respec: They gave us great skating this season and now a Royal wedding

    But while skating commentators Spanish words command was impressive (best Aranjuez ever) this wedding commentator had more troubles with Prince of Asturias :shuffle:

    Queen SofĂ­a and Queen Beatrix together

    BTW I liked Princess Maxima siren form dress
     
  12. sweetsparky

    sweetsparky Pasodoble is coming

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    I missed them, but the, uh, er, less pretty but more interesting and elegant dressed is Infanta Elena, alone cause she is now divorced, blonder and discreeter but with :grope: husband is Infanta Cristina ;)
     
  13. LadyNit

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    is that the groom? he looks so cute.
     
  14. HisWeirness

    HisWeirness Happy Russian Hunger Games!

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    Yeah, Daniel was in the glasses and he was with the bride's :grope: brother, I believe. Nice pair.
     
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  15. sweetsparky

    sweetsparky Pasodoble is coming

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    He is cute, but I was looking more his soon to be :grope: brother in law ;)
     
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  16. LadyNit

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    Lot's of fan action. It must be HOT in the cathedral.
     
  17. Norlite

    Norlite Well-Known Member

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    I'm not sure if I've seen so many wigs in one place before
     
  18. LadyNit

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    The hairdressers must be pulling in big :bribe: :bribe: :bribe: today. A lot of BIG hair. :p
     
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  19. LadyNit

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    Here comes the bride!!!!!!
     
  20. sweetsparky

    sweetsparky Pasodoble is coming

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    I fear for the Antarctic Ozone hole :drama: :p

    And the bride is here :cheer:
     
  21. Norlite

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    the groom looks soooo nervous and excited.......cute!
     
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  22. LadyNit

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    awwwww... the bride and groom communicating through their clasped hands. What an appealing couple. They look very in love. I lurrrve it.
     
  23. Fergus

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    OMG, her dress is GORGEOUS. :swoon:
     
  24. nerdycool

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    Her dress is beautiful... simple, yet beautifully cut. And as such, the cameo tiara isn't as overwhelming as I thought it would be.
     
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  25. Fergus

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    Totally, it doesn't sit as high on her head as when her mother wore it.

    Portrait collar is perfect.
     
  26. Fergus

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    Sort of a interesting seating arrangement.

    Madeleine looks amazing, that color blue is spectacular.
     
  27. HisWeirness

    HisWeirness Happy Russian Hunger Games!

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    :D Female minister!
     
  28. LadyNit

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    OK. When the groom is moved to tears by the vows, she's got a keeper.
     
  29. Fergus

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    Love Daniel's parents in glasses just like him.
     
  30. Fergus

    Fergus Well-Known Member

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    What a mensch!

    I want this music on CD, fabulous.