Sweden

Defense of the Dress – Mother and Daughter Edition

We haven't defended a dress in a while, so let's do a two-for-one here. We know the Swedes have shared evening wear before, but this is the first of sharing at the Nobel ceremonies. Since we were able to see it twice, on two different women, we have plenty to work with on the defense… Continue reading Defense of the Dress – Mother and Daughter Edition

Sweden

Defense of the Dress – Victoria in Fessahaye

The Facts Never say we shy away from controversy here. Today we're taking on Crown Princess Victoria, resplendent in her 2019 Nobel gown by Swedish-Eritrean designer Selam Fessahaye. We allowed everyone a coule months to think about this one. Victoria accessorized with the Baden fringe tiara, the Braganza Rose diamond brooch, and a Bernadotte diamond… Continue reading Defense of the Dress – Victoria in Fessahaye

Greece

In Defense of the Dress – Marie-Chantal in Alexander McQueen

Welcome back to the Defense of the Dress. It's a new year, and lots of new dresses are just waiting to be defended. Let's get down to it. The Facts The Duchess of Cambridge is NOT the only royal to wear McQueen, thankyouverymuch. Marie-Chantal of Greece, who is, granted, more royal-adjacent than royal, has also… Continue reading In Defense of the Dress – Marie-Chantal in Alexander McQueen

Netherlands

In Defense of the Dress – Maxima in Beccaria Blue

Welcome back to In Defense of the Dress, where we take a another look at dresses that brought on the divisiveness the first - or second, or third - time around. The Facts Queen Maxima attended the benefit gala dinner for the Princess Maxima Center for children's oncology in the Concert building on September 5,… Continue reading In Defense of the Dress – Maxima in Beccaria Blue

Sweden

Defense of the Event – Polar Music Prize

The Polar Music Prize is a prestigious honor, spanning all musical boundaries. It is awarded yearly to individuals, groups, and institutions. Grandmaster Flash, Anne-Sophie Mutter and the Playing For Change Foundation were the Laureates of 2019. As usual, members of the Swedish Royal Family were there to lend support. Head here to read more about… Continue reading Defense of the Event – Polar Music Prize