Monaco · Netherlands · Norway · Sweden

Royal Wedding Game – Tiaras, Coiffures, and Veils Top Five

Hey, it's top five time! In no particular order, here are your choices for the five best wedding looks from the neck up. Charlene Wittstock Not surprisingly, HSH Princess Charlene - then Charlene Wittstock - made this list. This look has always been a favorite of royal watchers despite - or maybe because of -… Continue reading Royal Wedding Game – Tiaras, Coiffures, and Veils Top Five

Austria · Belgium · Britain · Denmark · Netherlands · Norway · Russia

Hofdame Bits and Bobs

Last week was glittery around here, and boy did we all need it. The good news this week is that the royals are back on full working calendars, so lots to talk about. The bad news is that there are no movie premieres or weddings scheduled (although we do have a Greek marriage ceremony to… Continue reading Hofdame Bits and Bobs

Netherlands · Spain · Sweden

Royal Wedding Game – Tiaras, Coiffures, and Veils

Friday is game day around here, where the community's opinion is solicited on various pressing royal matters. For the next few weeks, we are switching our focus from state visits back to weddings. We promised a vote on your favorite wedding look from the neck up, so this is your time. This week is the… Continue reading Royal Wedding Game – Tiaras, Coiffures, and Veils

Netherlands

Designer Diaries – Addy van den Krommenacker and the Dutch Royals

Addy van den Krommenacker was born in Uden, the Netherlands, in 1950. He remembers being interested in fashion from his early days. He spent hours of his youth at the kitchen table, drawing princesses wearing wonderful ballgowns. He started his career in retailing, working at a boutique, first in sales and then as a buyer.… Continue reading Designer Diaries – Addy van den Krommenacker and the Dutch Royals

Britain · Denmark · Netherlands · Sweden

Spam the Hemline – Knee Length

Ah, the perfectly hemmed knee-length skirt or dress. Generally flattering, comfortable, and always appropriate. It can be worn for a variety of reasons, on a variety of body types. It just works. Wear it to bring the children out for a photo op. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'MUCCZw87Sv93UfbKwDdWCg',sig:'FQg5RZSJdUfYdVhFWecqcFPm78ThhHhCK3YdtbUGwIw=',w:'395px',h:'594px',items:'133535400',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Dress it up for… Continue reading Spam the Hemline – Knee Length