Queen Máximaas that was precisely my prediction). It was royal blue, or sapphire blue if you prefer, because the big jewel of the day was…drum roll required, look at that thing…the Mellerio Sapphire Tiara! In its massive form, which we haven’t seen her wear before. And this isn’t even the full form, as we seem to be missing some bits at the top! What a difference a hairstyle makes – it really is a sapphire tiara, which you couldn’t tell most of the time Beatrix wore it. Stunning, and a big gun way to kick things off.
|Taminiau and his creation|
The Princess of Orange and Princesses Alexia and Ariane
As I said, coming later will be the rest of the guests – but let's give the major players their proper due for now.
Who had your favorite outfit?
UPDATE: And here's the happy family at this evening's water pageant. Máx is yet again hitting it out of the park!
Photos: NOS Screencaps/Jan Taminiau Facebook/RVD