The Crown Princess of Denmark recycled a Ole Yde dress in Canada yesterday. She first wore it in the US in October 2011, South Korea in May 2012, in Chine in December 2012, and then in Germany in June 2013.
Some of the royal guests at the private dinner held in celebration of the official wedding anniversary of King Constantine and Queen Anne Marie, which took place at a private dinner at the Yacht Club of Greece in Piraeus, Greece.
Princess Benedikte and Queen Margrethe II
Princess Alexandra Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg and her husband, Count Jefferson von Pfeil und Klein-Ellguth
Queen Sofia and her sister, Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark
Crown Princess Margareta and Prince Radu of Romania
Simeon II of Bulgaria and Margarita Gómez-Acebo y Cejuela
Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine of Yugoslavia
Prince Ernst August of Hanover
Prince Hassan and Princess Princess Sarvath of Jordan
The Crown Prince and Princess of Denmark on their second day in Canada, the couple will be spending the last two days in Toronto. The agenda today was quite heavy; they started their day opening the Danish business delegation in Canada, this involved the signing of various business contracts between Canadian and Danish businesses. The couple then opened the “Taste of Trade Show” (KEY Trade Show) which also involved building better trade from a food perspective.
The Crown Prince and Princess did separate during their first day in Toronto, the Crown Princess attended the Danish Style - Sneak Peak for 2015; the Crown Prince attended the Canadian Danish Design collaboration, where Danish furniture was presented. Among the other things the Crown Prince and Princess did today was visiting the Art Gallery of Ontario to see the exhibition by Lawren Harris. The couple tonight will be attended a dinner at the Royal Ontario Museum.
Photo by George Pimentel/Getty Images
I really shouldn’t have left my previous job, they were all over the area close to my old office :’(
Royalwatchers in Toronto! - Your chance to see the Crown Prince and Princess of Denmark
The Crown Prince and Princess of Denmark will be in the capital of Ontario tomorrow (Thursday) and on Friday. Here is the couple’s schedule!
September, 18, 2014
9:20 - Official opening of the Danish business delegation to Canada The Crown Prince Couple participates together with the Danish Commerce and Development in opening commercial campaign, where HRH The Crown Prince will hold a speech. A contract between the Danish and Canadian businesses will subsequently be signed.
10:15 - Opening of “Taste Trade Show - Danish food and beverages” The Crown Prince Couple participates in “KEY Trade Show - Danish food and beverages”, where Danish companies have the opportunity to showcase their products for the Canadian food and retail industry. The Crown Prince Couple will inspect subsequent exhibitions at the participating companies.
10:40 - Visit the “Danish Style - Sneak Peak 2015 ‘ The Crown Princess visits the exhibition “Danish Style - Sneak Peak 2015” which gives Danish companies the opportunity to showcase spring and summer collections for 2015 for the Canadian fashion industry. During her visit, Crown Princess will get a tour of the 26 Danish exhibitors.
10:45 - Visit the Canadian and Danish Design Collaboration The Crown Prince visits “Canadian and Danish Design Collaboration”, where Danish furniture design is presented.
11:15 - Construction Seminar The Crown Prince visits the Danish Commerce and Development seminar on building construction, where Danish companies presenting solutions aimed at greater efficiency and effectiveness in the construction industry.
12:15 - Award of HRH Prince Consort’s Medal The Crown Prince presents the Prince Consort’s honorary medal.
13:30 - Reception at the seminar “Danish Innovation for Canadian Healthcare” The Crown Prince Couple participates together with the Danish Trade and Development in the seminar, addressing challenges in Denmark and Canada in health, including increased life expectancy and chronic diseases. During the visit, the Crown Prince Couple will greet participating companies. The seminar takes place at MaRS Discovery District, a collaborative center for businesses, governments and research sectors. MaRS Discovery District opened in 2005 and is one of the largest innovation centers.
14:10 - TannerMedico product launch The Crown Prince Couple participates in TannerMedico product launch, where a Danish drug for snoring presented to the Canadian market.
14:25 - Opening the seminar “Diabetes Care - 90 years and beyond” the Crown Prince Couple is present at the opening of a seminar with the company Novo Nordisk as host. The seminar focuses on diabetes and indicates that it is 90 years since the two Canadian researchers discovered insulin at the University of Toronto. The company has since 1923 produced insulin. During his visit, the Crown Prince Couple will visit The Insulin Wall, which illustrates the history of insulin in Denmark and Canada.
15:05 - Visit the Art Gallery of Ontario The Crown Prince Couple visits the Art Gallery of Ontario and is among the exhibits “Lawren Harris Gallery”. The Canadian artist Lawren Harris was part of the artist group The Group of Seven, dealing with landscape motifs.
15:50 - Opening of “A Story of the Great English Icons” The Crown Prince Couple will visit a showroom where Danish companies exhibiting Danish design with the aim of highlighting Danish design history and special features.
16:25 - Presentation of the Danish Active House The Crown Prince attends together with the Danish Commerce and Development ceremony where Active House Alliance Canada Agreement is signed. The agreement focuses on Danish competencies in sustainable built environment in Canada, as well as future cooperation between the two countries.
19:30 - Official dinner The Crown Prince Couple participates in a dinner on the occasion of the official visit at the Royal Ontario Museum.
September 19, 2014
9:30 - Opening of “Danish Fashion and Food Week” The Crown Prince Couple is responsible for the official opening of “Danish Fashion and Food Week” where Danish companies present products and establish a business relationship with the Hudson Bay Company, Canada’s largest chain of department stores.
11:00 - Green Building and Sustainable seminar The Crown Prince is with the Danish Commerce and Development present at the seminar, where Danish expertise in sustainable building and housing solutions are presented to policy makers in Canada.
11:35 - Product Launch of “The Drop” The Crown Prince is with the Danish Commerce and Development present at the product launch of the chair “The Drop”, which today is produced by furniture manufacturer Fritz Hansen. The chair was originally designed by Arne Jacobsen for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen.
11:35 - Seminar on the Economic Burden of Mental Health The Crown Princess attends a seminar, which addresses mental health and caters to Canadian business, industry and government. During the visit, an intention agreement will be signed.
12:15 - Lunch at The Rotary Club of Toronto The Rotary Club of Toronto is hosting a lunch, which will focus on the Danish organization Specialist’s work. The specialists working to make it possible for people with autism into work. The organization works in 12 countries, of which Canada has just been a new partner.
13:25 -Visit Denmark Seminar The Crown Prince Couple participates in seminar organized by Visit Denmark. The seminar deals with the promotion of tourism in Denmark. At the seminar there will be picture lottery where the royal couple presents a prize to the winner.
14:35 - Visit at Pan American Games During the visit the royal couple will be a test match in syvmandsfodbold of cerebral palsy at the Pan Am Fields, University of Toronto. The Pan American Games are the world’s third-largest international multi-sport event, held every four years. In 2015, Toronto host the event.
15:20 - Sports activities for wheelchair users During the visit, the Crown Prince Couple will attend El-Hockey is a new sport in Canada. The Crown Prince Couple get the story behind the special chair which is used in the sport, and in turn, makes a battle going on between the two teams in El-Hockey.
15:45 - Opening of the exhibition “Contemporary Danish Architecture” Royal Couple is responsible for the official opening of the exhibition, where five Danish architects have explored various themes, among other things, include urban development.
19:00 - Dinner The Crown Prince Couple participates in dinner with representatives from Danish Subsidiaries and network of Honorary Consuls in English Canada.
20:50 - Viewing the Danish western movie “The Salvation” The Crown Prince Couple attends the western movie “The Salvation” by Danish director Kristian Levring the cinema TIFF Bell Lightbox.
Wish I could go see them but I have a dinner on Friday :(
The Crown Prince and Princess of Denmark are currently in Canada. Today the couple had a busy day in the country’s capital; today they attended wreath laying and sign the guestbook at the National War Memorial of Canada. The couple then took a boat ride on the Ottawa River; they later went to the Canadian Museum of History.
The Crown Prince and Princess also met with the Governor General and his wife at Rideau Hall, later they attended a round table discussion on Skin Cancer Prevention.
In the pictures above we see the couple on their visited Centennial Public School which has an anti-bullying program. The couple will later attend a reception at the Danish Ambassador which will be attended by various business delegates.
The Crown Prince and Princess will then spend the tomorrow and Friday in Toronto!
The daughters of Frederick IX and Queen Ingrid of Denmark on Monday attended the Queen Ingrid Honorary Grant 2014; the grant this year was given to cellist Toke Møldrup and ballet dancer Sebastian Hayne.