Swedish royals attend glitzy dinner at Stockholm Palace

Tiaras at the ready! King and Queen of Sweden are joined by Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Carl Philip for glitzy dinner at Stockholm’s Royal Palace

  • King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia hosted the dinner at Stockholm Palace
  • Couple joined by Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel and Prince Carl Philip
  • Crown Princess Victoria opted for a radiant red floor length gown for outing
  • Meanwhile Princess Sofia donned a forest green dress for the occasion
  • The Swedish 王室 hosted a glittering dinner at the royal palace in Stockholm this evening,

    King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia hosted the event at Stockholm Palace, or the Royal Palace as it is also known, which is the official residence of the Swedish monarch.

    The couple were joined at the spectacular occasion by Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel along with Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia.

    Crown Princess Victoria opted for a stunning red gown for the occasion which featured a heart shaped neckline, which she paired with a glittering tiara.

    The Swedish royal family hosted a glittering dinner at the royal palace in Stockholm this evening (写真, Prince Carl Philip with Princess Sofia)

    The Swedish royal family hosted a glittering dinner at the royal palace in Stockholm this evening (写真, Prince Carl Philip with Princess Sofia)

    King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia hosted the spectacular occasion and were joined by Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel (写真)

    King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia hosted the spectacular occasion and were joined by Crown Princess Victoria and her husband Prince Daniel (写真)

    Princess Sofia, who shares three children with her husband Prince Carl Philip, showcased her fashion prowess in a figure-hugging green gown, teamed with a shimmering clutch. Her husband looked dapper in his formal attire.

    他の場所, Queen Silvia wore a vibrant blue gown, while her husband looked equally charming in all his finery.

    The appearance comes days after Crown Princess Victoria of スウェーデン and her daughter Estelle looked radiant in new ultra-glamorous official portraits shared online this week.

    The Swedish 王室 launched a new website which features newly-shot portraits of the entire family in ball-gowns and glittering tiaras.

    Crown Princess Victoria opted for a stunning red gown for the occasion which featured a heart shaped neckline, which she paired with a glittering tiara

    Crown Princess Victoria opted for a stunning red gown for the occasion which featured a heart shaped neckline, which she paired with a glittering tiara

    Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia appeared in high spirits as they attended the event earlier this evening

    Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia appeared in high spirits as they attended the event earlier this evening

    Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia appeared in high spirits as they attended the event earlier this evening

    Queen Silvia wore a vibrant blue gown, while her husband looked equally charming in all his finery (写真)

    Queen Silvia wore a vibrant blue gown, while her husband looked equally charming in all his finery (写真)

    写真, which include snaps of Victoria, 44, Estelle, 11, [object Window], 37, were taken by Linda Broström of the Royal Court.

    King Gustaf has sat on the Swedish throne since 1973 when he succeeded his late father, Gustaf VI Adolf.

    He married the German-born Silvia Sommerlath, 今 75, に 1976 after meeting her when she was a hostess at the 1972 オリンピック.

    に 1980, a law was passed which abolished male preference in the line of succession.

    That means Crown Princess Victoria, rather than her eldest brother Carl Philip, is the heir apparent to the throne.

    King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia appeared in high spirits at the dinner earlier tonight, which was at the official residence of the Swedish monarch

    King Carl Gustaf and Queen Silvia appeared in high spirits at the dinner earlier tonight, which was at the official residence of the Swedish monarch

    Crown Princess Victoria, who was accompanied by her husband Prince Daniel, was stunning in a crimson gown at the dinner this evening

    Crown Princess Victoria, who was accompanied by her husband Prince Daniel, was stunning in a crimson gown at the dinner this evening

    Crown Princess Victoria, who was accompanied by her husband Prince Daniel, was stunning in a crimson gown at the dinner this evening

    She is expected to become Sweden’s first female monarch since the 18th century.

    に 2019, the king passed a law to remove the children of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Madeleine from the Royal Household.

    The monarch made the controversial decision, following the launch of an investigation by the Swedish parliamentthe Riksdaginto how the £12million annual budget of the generally popular royal family could be kept under control.

    The five youngsters stripped of their royal titles, aged between one and five, are the offspring of the King’s two younger children, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Madeleine, and their respective partners.

    結果として, they are not directly in line to the throne and Princess Madeleinemother to Princess Leonore; ニコラエ王子, and Princess Adriennesaid they would now have ‘a greater opportunity to shape their own lives’.

    Also affected are Prince Alexander, とガブリエル王子, who are the children of Prince Carl Philip and his wife Sofia Hellqvist.