Princess Madeleine of Sweden has married her American love, Christopher O’Neill. Below are photos of the event [click to enlarge photos. All are screen captures from SVT.se].
Princess Madeleine’s wedding dress was created by Valentino and made from pleated silk organza with appliquéd ivory-coloured Chantilly lace. Her tiara, the Modern Fringe Tiara (one of her frequent headpieces), is decorated with sprigs of orange blossom.
The assembled royal guests:
The church guests:
Prince Daniel, Princess Estelle, Princess Victoria, and Queen Silvia:
Chris’ mother, Eva O’Neill, far left:
Chris awaits his bride with his best man:
Here she comes!:
Madeleine sweeps in on the arm of her father, the king:
What a train!:
Chris reacts to Madeleine’s entrance:
At the altar:
Exchange of rings:
A tender moment:
Crown Princess Victoria and Estelle:
Victoria gives a reading:
Crown Princess Victoria wears the Laurel Wreath Tiara, a personal piece from her late aunt, Princess Lilian. The princess once stated that this tiara would be inherited by Victoria, and today she wore it in honor of Lilian.
Madeleine looks on at the singers:
One of Chris’ sisters, Countess Natascha Abensperg und Traun, gives a reading:
Departing the church:
A very pleased King Carl Gustav and Queen Silvia: