--The Swedish royal ladies are up to their old maternity style sharing ways: Princess Sofia wore a navy dress from Seraphine which she may have borrowed from Crown Princess Victoria, and a white Seraphine jacket of her own that Victoria also owns, all for an audience with UN ambassadors. [ParisMatch, The Royals and I]
--The Earl and Countess of Wessex finished up their Caribbean trip, where Sophie's sartorial strategy seemed to be print dress + jacket/cover (not a bad way to go, on the whole). I'd say the most successful was day five, and the most interesting was day three. [Countess of Wessex Blog]
--The end of Germany's state visit to Belgium included this kicky repeated red number on Queen Mathilde, which might have been a visit best for her. Check.Those.Shoes. [ParisMatch]
|Belgian Monarchy Twitter|
--Now we need a joint Crown Princess Mette-Marit/Queen Letizia engagement, just so they can wear their colorful Zara jackets together. [Minmote]
|Zara jacket worn by Mette-Marit|
--QEII wore a zazzy hat and a serious brooch for a joint engagement with Prince Charles. Cake was cut, jokes were made, good times. [Jewel Vault]
Coming up this week: State visit leftovers and more...