Most Sparkle Power
The Imperial LadiesAkishino Tiara and Princess Kako's Tiara.
|Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko|
Best in Repeats, Standard Division
Queen Margrethe2015’s Dutch state visit and to one of her birthday dinners - comes back. She paired the dress again with the Pearl Poire Tiara; her necklace, brooch, and earrings come from the pearl, diamond, and ruby set belonging to the Danish crown jewels.
Best in New Déjà Vu
Best in Repeats, Creative Division, and Best in Show
Crown Princess Mary
Mary is also a champion dress repeater, and you just knew she had something up her sleeve when she wore a separate top and skirt for her amazing BAMBI Award appearance in 2014. When she first emerged from the car this evening, I thought she had a blue version made of her beloved reconfigured red velvet gown, but no!
Crown Princess Mary attends a New Years Day reception at Amalienborg Palace #Copenhagen #Royals #Australia #NY2016 pic.twitter.com/klA42KDvNl— Rookie (@royalfocus1) January 1, 2016
Danish Ruby Parure (tiara, earrings, and hairpins), which is what she wears every year for this event.
A most auspicious start to 2016, I'd say. So tell me:
Who are you declaring the best dressed of the night?
P.S.: Next post will be a new tidbits edition on Monday!
Photos: ANN News video screencap, Twitter as noted, Getty Images, DR1 video screencap