With her radiant smile and charming manner, Princess Marie is one of Denmark’s classiest imports. French-born Marie officially joined the royal family in 2008 when she married Prince Joachim, the younger son of Queen Margrethe II. Since then, Marie has become extremely popular in her adopted country, and it’s not hard to see why: she’s a great representative of Denmark, a loving… Read More
Prince Henrik, consort to Denmark’s Queen Margrethe II, died peacefully on February 13th at Fredensborg Palace. His body was formally removed from Fredensborg back to Copenhagen, where the public was able to pay tribute to him. His funeral followed on February 20th. The nation mourned the prince who had been a part of their royal family since his… Read More
After suffering from dementia and other health issues, Prince Henrik of Denmark has died at the age of 83. Prince Henrik is reported to have died peacefully at Fredensborg Castle, just north of the Danish capital of Copenhagen. His wife, Queen Margrethe, was at his side along with their two sons – Crown Prince Frederick and Prince Joachim. Frederick had… Read More
As you all probably know by now, Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark are departing from Schackenborg castle for Copenhagen this summer. It is a permanent move. Joachim and Marie have given up full-time residency and ownership of the castle. They are currently staying at Amalienborg in Copenhagen with the rest of the royals, but soon they’ll be heading… Read More
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Going from commoner to royal isn’t easy, but Princess Marie of Denmark makes it look effortless. How, you ask? Here are four things that make Marie a star in the world of royalty: Marie comes from an outgoing family During an interview, Marie’s brother Gregory revealed that they grew up in a talkative family who like to meet new people…. Read More
Below, Crown Princess Mary of Denmark opens the Van Gogh, Gauguin, Bernard: Dramaet i Arles exhibition (Feb. 6th). I had to laugh. I wonder what the lady next to her makes of it. Er, there’s no painting there, Mary.
Painter Thomas Kluge has created a large-scale portrait of Denmark’s Royal Family, and to be honest, it’s great. His detail is exceptional, but there’s just one problem. Prince Christian, the eldest child of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary, stands front and center looking like a badly lit actor in a black and white horror film. Kluge has painted… Read More