Christmas reception with the Mary Foundation

Thursday, November 30th


For several years the Crown Princess has kept a very special tradition going. Each year all the Mary Foundation's partners and collaborators are invited to Amalienborg to attend a Christmas reception. The reception is, of course, hosted by the Crown Princess herself. This year is even a bit more special because, as you remember, the Mary Foundation celebrate its 10th anniversary, which has already been celebrate with a big dinner, here. The reception is a great place for the Crown Princess to thanks all for the previous year and to welcome a new one. A few pictures have been shared from the gathering and everything seems to be in a great mood, hereAlso the foundation's CEO Helle Østergaard attended the reception. Both women took plenty of time talking with all the attendances. A really lovely tradition. Christmas is without doubt my favourite time a year and this is why -we are gathered with friends and family; business partners and collaborators.

Red is without doubt connected with Christmas. And leadership and power. Spot on for the occasion. Do you recognize the dress? It is from Dolce & Gabbana worn only a couple of months ago on September 28th when the Crown Prince couple attended the grand opening of LEGO House, here. At the time we got more than just a glimpse of her complete outfit. This was not the case on Thursday. But the significant stitching identified what dress she was actually wearing. Mary embraced the style with a golden Orit Elhanati necklace and diamond rings from Ole Lynggaard Copenhagen. Not to forget; a Mary Foundation-brooch shaped as a butterfly like their logo. On a few other occasions she has been wearing the brooch before. She matched it all with a red nail polish, a blow out and elegant makeup. I would love to have seen what pair of shoes she had chosen to wear for the occasion.


Dress // Dolce & Gabbana Contrast-Stitch Cady Dress
Necklace // Orit Elhanati The Abyss Necklace
Rings // Ole Lynggaard Copenhagen Love Bands Ring

3 comments:

  1. Red is definitely for Christmas and goes perfect with Mary 's complexion and hair.

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    1. I really also love that she had chosen to wear a red dress at the Christmas reception. No other colour would do as perfectly I think.

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  2. Henriette:

    See the brooch, it made me wonder if Mary Foundation have a merchandising department and whether any of their merchandise is available to the public.

    Thank you very much.

    Regards,

    RW.

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