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Queen Maxima in leather culottes for an official royal engagement

On September 19, 2019 Queen Maxima of The Netherlands arrived in Apeldoorn to attend the NLgroeit forum that deals with entrepreneurship and helps small and medium sized businesses to grow providing ambassadors who help companies to increase their business. Queen Maxima attends the forum as she is a member of the Dutch Committee for Entrepreneurship. Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images
On the occasion Queen Maxima steps out in a pair of burgundy leather culottes which she paired with a polka dot blouse in the same shade of the pants from Zara. The blouse has long sleeves, and a bow detail. She wears also a burgundy clutch bag, a pair of stiletto heels shoes and a pair of white and burgundy tassel earrings. Her make up is coordinated with her make up too, wearing a brown smokey eyes, black mascara, nude brow lipstick and burgundy nail polish.
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The polka dot blouse with a pair of culottes seems to be a very p…

Queen Letizia wearing two smart dresses for two engagements on 24 and 25 September 2019

On September 24, 2019 Queen Letizia of Spain arrive at Queen Sofia Art Museum in Madrid on the occasion of the World Cancer Research Day. After greeting all the personalities representing the statal institutions and the world of research, she gave a speech on the importance of research expecially in oncology. Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images

For this day Queen Letizia wears a £70 tweed midi dress from Zara. The white and blue navy dress has frontal jewels buttons, a boat neckline, two frontal pockets and a frontal split with short sleeves. Letizia adds a black leather at the waist, her Carolina Herrera blue navy suede slingback pumps, her $5,900 18 ct white gold and diamonds star earrings from Chanel and her €89 gold pleated signature ring from Karen Hallam.

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On September 25, 2019 the Queen of Spain arrives in the Spanish south-est city of Elche to visit a secondary school and preside over the opening of…

The Duke and the Duchess of Cambridge named a new £200 million polar research ship

On September 26, 2019 the Duke and the Duchess of Cambridge arrive in Birkenhead to name a new polar research ship with the name of RRS Sir David Attenborough during a ceremony in which Kate pressed a button to release a bottle of champagne that broke on one the ship's side. The Duchess of Cambridge, who is the ship's sponsor gave a speech during the ceremony and then the royal couple toured the ship meeting the engineeres, scientists, the crew members and the captain of the ship. This ship will be used for research purposes to study the marine environment and the climate change. Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images
For the event, Kate wears a recycled bespoke dress coat from Alexander McQueen. The blue sky crepe dresscoat has a waist belt, two frontal pockets, is fitted at the waist and has a skirt pleated on the back. She paired the coat with a pair of £395 blue navy suede pumps with a bloch heel and a poited toe from E…

Crown Princess Victoria attends the naming ceremony of the new Swedish research ship Svea

On September 25, 2019 Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden arrives at the port of Gullmarsskajen in Lysekil to attend the naming ceremony of the new Swedish research ship, Svea. The Swedish University of Agricultural Science and the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute will use this ship for research purposes to monitor the marine environment. First Victoria attends a seminar at the Oscar House, then after the lunch the naming ceremony took place at the port.

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On the occasion Princess Victoria opts for an outfit in different shades of pink. She wears a €529 light pink wool coat from Andiata. The knee lenght coat is made of 100% wool, is without collar and buttons and has a waist belt with two frontal pockets. She adds a purple scarf on the coat to protect herself from the wind. Under the coat she wears a winter flowers print purle midi dress from By TiMo. The dress has a round neck and bell long sleeves.

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's Day 3 of their Royal Tour South Africa

On September 25, 2019 the Duke and the Duchess of Sussex with their four month old son Archie Harrison start the day meeting the Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter at Tutu Legacy Foundation in Cape Town. Baby Archie steals the show in his white and blue playsuit held in his mother's arms Meghan. On the occasion Duchess Meghan wears a new $289 black and white silk dress from Club Monaco. The midi dress has short sleeves, a brushstroke print, a waist belt and a corean collar. She teamed the dress with a pair of $625 blue navy pointed toes pumps from Manolo Blahnik with stiletto heels, the $600 diamond and turquoise stud earrings in 18 ct yellow gold and the $250 matching yellow gold ring with a turquoise marquise from Jennifer Meyer. Embed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty ImagesEmbed from Getty Images
Then Meghan in the afternoon leads several solo engagements visiting the Woodstock Exchange where she met female entrepreneurs in the tech sector and then she arrives at the cha…

Duchess od Sussex's Second Day of Royal Tour in Africa

On September 24, 2019, the Duke and the Duchess of Sussex begin their second day of the Africa Royal Tour visiting Monwabisi Beach near Cape Town where they visited Waves for Change that helps young people in need through the sport of surf. They met locals and stopped to talk with them, then Prince Harry travelled by boat to Kalk Bay Harbour and Meghan went back to the High Commissioner's residence where they left their son Archie Harrison.

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For this event Meghan steps out very casual wearing $118 cropped denim jacket with long sleeves and copper buttons from Madewell, a white shirt probably the $79,50 from J.Crew, a pair of $196 black skinny jeans from Mother Denim in stretch fabric. She finished the outfit with a $78 canvas medium tote bag in army green with leather handles, a pair of $195 tan flat shoes from New York based designer Brother Vellies, her $600 diamond and turquoise stud earrings and the $250 matching 18 ct yellow gold ring with a turquoise fr…

Duchess of Sussex ends the first day of Royal Tour Africa in a sky blue dress

On the evening of 23 September 2019, The Duke and the Duchess of Sussex visits the District Six Museum in the area near the busness center of Cape Town that was declared whites only and resident comunity was forced to relocate to Cape Flats town as they homes were demolished. Then they joined a comunity of locals for a cooking activity at the Homecoming Centre in the centre of Cape Town where they ate butter bean stew, desserts and donuts

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For the second part of their first day in Cape Town, the Duchess of Sussex changed from the first dress, wearing now a $595 sky blue shirt dress from Veronica Beard. The dress has long sleeves that the Duchess has rolled up, frontal buttons, two chest pockets, a waist belt and two side splits. This midi dress was a key piece during the Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and Tonga tour and it is recycled for this tour too. She paired with a pair of $120 Castaner black espadrillas wedge sandals with back ribbons …

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex start the Royal Visit South Africa

On September 23, 2019 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex touch down in Cape Town, South Africa to visit Nyanga Township for their 10 days Royal Visit South Africa with their little four month old baby boy Archie Harrison. They arrived in the capital of South Africa by British Airways flight and are welcomed by locals and children. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are visiting the Justice Desk charity that helps children to defend their rights, taking care of them.

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For the arrival in the South Africa town, Duchess Meghan wears a £69 traditional African midi black and white dress from the Malawi based designer Mayamiko. The printed dress has a frontal wrap, short capped sleeves, a waist belt and the fabric is 100% cotton. Very interesting is the DNA double helix motif printed on the dress. She paired the dress with the £80 Castaner espadrilles sandals. The espadrilles have a black canvas upper part, a jute wedge hee…

Queen Letizia in a blue printed dress to visit Creer Center

On September 20, 2019 Queen Letizia of Spain arrives in Burgos, Spain to visit the National Reference Centre for people with rare desease and their families to achieve better care and to promote the research on rare deseases as is the 10th anniversary of the centre. Queen Letizia greets and talks with the staff of the research centre and is very interested in the activity of the centre.

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On the occasion she wears a midi silk printed dress from Sandro. The blue, white and orange dress features a crown print, a round neck, long sleeves and a small black leather at the waist. Queen Letizia likes to recycle this dress as is the third time she wore it, and last time was the last month.

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She teamed the dress with a pair of nude leather slingback pumps from Carolina Herrera, her mini batterfly stud earrings from Elena C, her gold plated signature ring from Karen Hallam. She wears her brown hair down and…

Queen Maxima in total pastel pink for a busy day in South West Drenthe

On September 18, 2019 the King and the Queen of The Netherlands arrive in the province of Southwest Drenthe visiting four towns around this area and it was certainly a busy day for them! They are greeted by a crowd of locals present to see them, and a girl offered a floral bouquet to the Queen. Then they met local children in a pub and talked to them and later King Willem Alexander gave a speech about entrepreneurship.

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For this day full of engagements Queen Maxima opted for a powder pink wide leg culottes with a waist belt from the Belgian designer house of Natan. Underneath she wears a pink blouse with a ruffled collar, long sleeves with elastic ruffled cuffs. She adds an elegant short jacket without collar in satin fabric.

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She completed the look with an oversized blush headpiece which covers her forehead and is embellished with a large rose, a clutch leather bag in light beige and a pair Salv…

The Duchess of Cambridge steps out in a look very similar to Queen Letizia

On September 20, 2019 The Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Sunshine House, a children centre in south London that helps first time mother under 24 years old offering home visits to parents in need. Kate talks about the growth of children and says she is surprised by the fast growth of Prince George who is six years old.

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On the occasion Kate wears a relaxed outfit composed by a $280 polka dot slim fit 100% silk shirt by French brand Equipment. The black shirt has white polka dots with frontal buttons, two pockets on the chest and long sleeves. Then she adds a pair of £29,99 Zara black culottes with high waist, wide leg and side zip. She has teamed the outfit with a pair of £520 black suede pumps with pointed toe and block heel from Gianvito Rossi.

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She does not carry any bags and completes the look with a pair of £5 gold plated filigree drop earrings from the British label Accessorize. She wears he…

Queen Letizia looks glamorous in white at the Royal Theater

On September 18, 2019 King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain arrive at the Royal Theater in Madrid which in spanish is called the Teatro Real to watch the Giuseppe Verdi's Opera 'Don Carlo'. They greet the audience inside the theater before the performance of the opera and this visit marks the opening of 2019/2020 theater season.

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For the teather, Queen Letizia looks stunning wearing a €280 satin white shirt midi dress from the Madrid based designer Lola Li. The dress has a wrap front, a V-neck and a double breasted collar that makes it look like a tuxedo dress. The sleeves are long with gold buttons and there is a low neckline.

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She adds black accessories that stand out on her all white look. Queen Letizia wears a new black clutch bag quite large and a €728 Manolo Blahnik black slingback pumps in black suede and leather and a trendy trasparent detail on the pointed toe. The heel h…

Queen Letizia in red to celebrate the Spanish Basketball Team

On September 16, 2019 King Felipe VI of Spain and Queen Letizia held an audience at Zarzuela Royal Palace to celebrate the win of the Spanish basketball team at the Basketball World Cup against Argentina in Beijing, China. All basketball players exhibit their gold medals and bring the gold trofy to the King and Queen of Spain. After that King Felipe VI try on the gold medal of one basketball player.

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On the occasion Queen Letizia welcomed the winner team wearing a patriotic red midi A-line dress with matching slingback heels. The sleeveless dress has a long front opening with a zip and a round neck. Queen Letizia opts for a natural make up and let her brown hair loose. The Spanish Royals are surrounded by the tall basketball players, on average all taller than King Felipe.

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Queen Letizia finished the look wearing her modern diamond and ruby cabochon dangle earrings which well matched the red dres…

The Swedish Royal Family attend the State Opening of the Parliament

On September 10, 2019 the Swedish Royal Family arrive at the Stockholm Cathedral for the State Opening of the new year of the Parliament. At the ceremony are present King Carl Gustaf XVI and Queen Silvia, Crown Princess Victoria with her husband Prince Daniel, Prince Carl Philip with his wife Princess Sofia. All ladies of the Royal Family are dressed in black to attend the church service after which the members of the Royal Family travel by carriage to the Parliament House which is called the Riksdag building.

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On the occasion Crown Princess Victoria who is the heir to the Swedish Throne in according to the tradition wears a black and white ensemble. She opts for a black jacket with a white bow at the collar and white details from Milly, a little black dress, black heeled shoes with matching clutch bag. Princess Victoria adorned her hair with a white head band and a pair of white baroque pearl  and gold hoop earrings.

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Queen Maxima of The Netherlands in a regal style for Prince's Day 2019

On September 17, 2019 the King and the Queen of The Netherlands attend the Prince's Day 2019 in the Hague, Netherlands. This is an important day for The Netherlands as marks the open of the parliamentary year. On this day, King Willem Alexander who carried by a gold royal carriage from the Royal Palace arrives to the Hall of the Knights to deliver a speech that is called The Speech to the Throne to celebrate the new parliamentary year. After this speech, the Royal Couple returns at the Noordeinde Palace where are joined by the King's brother, Prince Costantijn and his wife, Princess Laurentien, to greet the crowd from the balcony.

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For this very special ceremony Queen Maxima looks regal in a burgundy floor-lenght gown from one of her favorite designers for big ceremony, Jan Taminiau. The very simple gown features an A-line skirt, a rich red wine cape with beads and a waist belt. She accessorized the dress with a burgundy hat from Ph…

Queen of Spain steps out in an elegant look in Seville

On September 12, 2019 the Queen of Spain alongside her husband King Felipe VI of Spain attends an exhibition in Seville at the General Archive of the Indies to commemorate the First Global Circumnavigation started from Seville in 1519. The Spanish Royals enjoy the opening ceremony of the exhibition and are greeted by the crowd.

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On the occasion Queen Letizia dons a sleeveless creamy midi dress fitted at waist, with a round neck and a wide skirt from Pedro del Hierro, looking chic and sleek. This is not the first time she wears the dress as she wore it few months ago during Argentina state visit, proving that this dress is suitable for important ceremonies.

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She finished the look with a white and tan handbag from Carolina Herrera and a beautiful pair of tan suede slingback pumps from the same designer of the bag of which she owns other two pairs of slingback in black and navy blue. She adds a bit …

Duchess of Sussex wears Princess Diana's jewels for the launch of Smart Works capsule collection

On september 12, 2019 Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex arrives in Oxford Street in London to launch her high street clothes capsule collection. The sale of Meghan's line will help Smart Works, a charity which helps unemployed women in need. She launched five pieces which includes a shift dress available in blue and black, a tote bag in brown and black, a jacket, a pair of trousers and a white shirt. This clothing line is based on Duchess Meghan's everyday style and the pieces are accessible and suit most of body shapes.

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For this day she wears a classic office style outfit composed by a £120 white shirt from Misha Nonoo with frontal buttons and rolled sleeves, a pair of £120 black slim trousers with side pockets and back buttons pockets from Jigsaw. The shirt and the trousers are from her charity clothing line.

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She accessorized the outfit with a brown leather belt from Polo Ralph Lauren and…