For her big day, on which she came of age and swore to respect the Constitution in a solemn act at the Congress of Deputies – just as her father did 37 years ago – Princess Leonor chose a “look” loaded with symbolism and it is a tribute to his parents.
The princess distanced herself from protocol marked for women by the Cortes, who instituted the wearing of short clothes. EleonoreHowever, she opted for a very elegant immaculate white ‘total look’.a two-room apartment consisting of a Double-breasted blazer with wide lapels and pockets, straight pants and matching top.
Purity and feminism
White is a symbol of purity and transparencybut this also corresponds to modern and minimalist style that the princess usually uses in her outfits.
In addition, it is a color associated with feminism, since in 2020, thousands of women in Belarus They took to the streets dressed in this color to peacefully protest against the escalation of police violence that we were experiencing in the streets. Since then, it has become a female sorority color.
Fleece, a special accessory
On the left lapel of her jacket, Leonor chose to proudly display the Golden Fleece. When her father turned 50, he gave it to her in another solemn ceremony. At that time, the Princess of Asturias was 12 years old.
To accompany her “outfit”, Leonor chose some shoes signed Lodi“maryjane” (Maryjanes with heels) in off-white color with a design of 7.5 centimeter square heel (which are sold on their website for 145 euros).
As in Letizia’s request
With this “look” Leonor paid tribute to her parents. On the one hand, it was a wink has his mother, Well, she also chose a similar outfit for another big day: that of marriage proposal, which took place on November 6, 2003 in El Pardo (where the private family party for Leonor’s birthday will take place this Tuesday). The one her mother wore was an Armani that Letizia had bought herself for 1,800 euros. His choice caused such a sensation that Zara replicated it in a “low cost” version, and had to reissue it several times because it sold like hotcakes.
The same sewing as the king
Leonor also had a detail with her father in the choice of her wardrobe, since The suit jacket is by Agustín García, from Sastrería Sernawho usually takes care of the closet Philip VI.
Letizia and Sofía (and the blue wink)
Leonor’s white color stands out from the tones chosen by her mother and sister. Letizia recycled one of her most impressive Carolina Herrera dresses in teal from a 2013 collection: short sleeves, drop neckline, reinforced shoulder pads, belted waist and midi length. On the front, on the shoulders, flower applications.
For her part, Sofía chose a garment from the exclusive range luxury brand Erdem. This is a midi cut model, a cape on the shoulders as clear protagonist and a floral print in a bluish tone.
Sofia and her mother opted for blue, another implicit nod to the costumes chosen by the royal family that day, since blue is the characteristic color of the Principality of Asturias.