Posts Tagged ‘Royal Wedding’

Royal Rewind: The Wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer

I wrote this Royal Rewind almost a year ago and never found a good chance to post it, and seeing as Diana Mania has run amok this month, I thought now was as good a time as any. Here’s a look back at the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer at St. Paul’s Cathedral on Wednesday, July 29, 1981.

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Royal Round Up: Triple the tiara appearances & double the York princesses

This royal round up features three separate tiara appearances (one that barely makes the count as royal, but whatevs) and two different York princesses. Queen Mathilde and Crown Princess Mette-Marit were out and about at State Banquets while Princess Beatrice was doing the charity thing and Princess Eugenie was attending a service at Westminster Abbey.

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Royal Wedding 2015: The Bride and Groom (updated with official photos)

As we look at the Swedish Royal Wedding in depth, let’s start our coverage with the bride and groom (but let’s be real, this post is mostly about the bride). Sofia Hellqvist married Prince Carl Philip at the Royal Chapel in the Royal Palace in Stockholm today, June 13. Sofia is now HRH Princess Sofia, Duchess of Värmland.

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Royal Wedding 2015: Open Post

Good morning and welcome to Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist‘s royal wedding open post/live blog. I will be updating this post throughout the broadcast, then will cover everything in detail later.

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PS. Yes, I know Kate Middleton showed up to Trooping the Color. And yes, I know Prince George made his first balcony appearance. I will cover Trooping tomorrow. Today is about Carl Philip and Sofia. Please don’t thread jack.

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Royal Wedding 2015: The Pre-Wedding Dinner

Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist‘s pre-wedding dinner was held tonight in Stockholm. The couple and their guests climbed aboard the SS Stockholm for a trip around the harbor on their way to the actual dinner. The Swedish royal family came out – including King Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria, and Prince Daniel (Princess Madeleine and Chris O’Neill joined the dinner later, skipping the boat ride) – as well as some early bird foreign royals (Crown Princess Mette-Marit and Crown Prince Haakon, who skipped the boat ride)

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Royal wedding updates + Crown Princess Victoria at Polar Prize

Here’s a quick update on the Royal Wedding of Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist including when and where to watch, and which royal guests are expected to show up. I’m also including Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel at the Polar Music Prize, and a new portrait from Princess Madeleine.

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Hot Guy of the Month – June: Prince Carl Philip

I know people may be tiring of him, but in honor of Prince Carl Philip‘s June 13th royal wedding to Sofia Hellqvist, Carl Philip is June’s Hot Guy of the Month.

In wedding guest news: Queen Maxima will not be attending the wedding as she has other plans (two engagements on June 12, and an engagement on June 13); Queen Mathilde will be attending solo; Queen Sonja, Crown Prince Haakon, Crown Princess Mette-Marit, Princess Martha Louise, and Ari Behn from Norway will all be attending.

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Did the name of Sofia Hellqvist’s wedding dress designer get leaked?

The Swedish Royal Palace will not officially announce who has designed Sofia Hellqvist‘s wedding dress until the wedding day, but as with Crown Princess Victoria and Princess Madeleine, it is possible that Sofia’s wedding dress designer has been leaked ahead of time. There is a rumor that Ida Sjöstedt is designing Sofia’s wedding dress.

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