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Royal Wedding Flowers: Queen Silvia and Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden

June is royal wedding month in Sweden and one particular date is filled with regal marriage memories. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia wed on June 19th 1976 and their eldest child and heir to the throne, Crown Princess Victoria, chose the same date for her marriage to Daniel Westling in 2010. Mother and daughter wore the same tiara for their marriages and selected cream and green blooms for…
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Princess Madeleine and her family return to Sweden for first time since 2019

Princess Madeleine and her family have travelled to Sweden for the first time since 2019, the Royal Court has confirmed. Princess Madeleine and her family arrived in Sweden on 14 June – just in time for Prince Nicolas to celebrate his sixth birthday on 15 June with his maternal family. Information Manager at the Royal Court, Margareta Thorgen, said to Expressen: “I can confirm…
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Who is Prince Nicolas of Sweden?

As Prince Nicolas of Sweden celebrates his sixth birthday on June 15th, let’s take a moment to learn more about the young royal. Prince Nicolas Paul Gustaf, Duke of Ångermanland, is the eldest grandson of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden. His parents are the King’s youngest daughter, Princess Madeleine, and her husband, American-British financier Christopher…
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Royal Wedding Rewind: Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist

When the news broke that Prince Carl Philip of Sweden was dating former reality show participant and model Sofia Hellqvist, a flood of criticism followed. Many doubted that this most unlikely romance would be sealed by marriage. Today, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia celebrate six years of marriage. In the summer of 2009, Prince Carl Philip met Sofia Hellqvist through mutual friends at a…
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