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(VIDEOS) News Regarding HRH Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and Miss Sofia Hellqvist.

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On Sunday, May 17, 2015, His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his fiancée, Miss Sofia Hellqvist, attended a banns ceremony — ahead of their June 13, 2015, wedding — inside the Slottskyrkan royal chapel at the royal palace in Stockholm.

Guests in attendance included Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden, TRHs Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel and HRH Princess Estelle of Sweden, Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Mr. Christopher O’Neill and HRH Princess Leonore of Sweden, various government officials, family and friends. Thereafter, a reception was held at the royal palace for the happy couple.

Anyway, several weeks ago the couple announced:

“…to coincide with their marriage [that they have] created the Prince Couple’s Foundation. The object of the Foundation is to promote and support children and youth in care and educational settings. This cause has the sincere commitment of the Prince Couple.

For well-wishers, the bride and groom request that any kind gifts be in the form of charitable donations to the Prince Couple’s Foundation.”

Meanwhile, the Swedish royal court announced — to no ones surprise — that upon her marriage to Prince Carl Philip Miss Hellqvist will receive the title of Her Royal Highness Princess Sofia of Sweden, Duchess of Värmland.

And, finally, the Swedish television network, SVT, announced they will air their exclusive interview with the couple on Friday, June 12, 2015.  The next day, SVT will air the royal wedding live from the religious ceremony at the Slottskyrkan through the carriage ride in Stockholm.

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Photos courtesy of the Swedish royal court.

The Swedish Royal Court Releases a New Photos of HRH Prince Carl Philip and his Fiancée.

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On Monday, May 11, 2015, the Swedish royal court released a new photos of His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his fiancée, Miss Sofia Hellqvist. The new images were shot by Swedish photographer, Mr. Mattias Edwall.

The couple will marry on June 13, 2015, inside the Slottskyrkan (royal chapel) at the Royal Palace in Stockholm.

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Photos courtesy of Kungahuset/M. Edwall

(VIDEO) Members of the Swedish Royal Family Attend Day Two of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships.

On Thursday, February 19, 2015, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, Her Royal Highness Princess Estelle of Sweden, and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and Miss Sofia Hellqvist attended day two of the 2015 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships held in Falun, Sweden.

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Photo courtesy of Kungahuset

His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden Views the Exhibition, Carl Larsson: Det Goda Livet.

On Friday, January 23, 2015, His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden viewed the exhibition, Carl Larsson: Det Goda Livet, at the Ordrupgaard Museum in Copenhagen, Denmark.

The exhibition showcases the works of late Swedish painter, Mr. Carl Larsson:

“…known and loved for his idyllic depictions of family life on his homestead in Sweden. Masterful watercolours where beauty and everyday life go hand in hand. [Overall the exhibition] tells the story of a painter who opened up his home through his art and created an ideal Nordic lifestyle which still stands today.” 

Carl Larsson: Det Goda Livet will be open to the public until February 8, 2015.

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Photo courtesy of Getty Images/P. Hauerbach

Året med Kungafamiljen 2014 (VIDEO)

Sweden1Here is the SVT documentary entitled, Året med Kungafamiljen 2014.  The program reviews all the major royal events in 2014 carried out by the members of the Swedish royal family.

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Photo courtesy of Kungahuset

Members of the Swedish Royal Family Attend the 2014 Nobel Prize Ceremony in Stockholm.

On Wednesday, December 10, 2014, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden, Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Mr. Christopher O’Neill, and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his fiancée, Ms. Sofia Hellqvist, attended the 2014 Nobel Prize ceremony held at the Konserthuset in Stockholm.

The 2014 Nobel Prize Laureates are:

“The Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded to Mr. Patrick Modiano ‘…for the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation.’

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine was divided, one half awarded to Mr. John O’Keefe, the other half jointly to Ms. May-Britt Moser and Mr. Edvard I. Moser ‘…for their discoveries of cells that constitute a positioning system in the brain.’

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to Mr. Eric Betzig, Mr. Stefan W. Hell and Mr. William E. Moerner ‘…for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy.’

The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded jointly to Mr. Isamu Akasaki, Mr. Hiroshi Amano and Mr. Shuji Nakamura ‘…for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled bright and energy-saving white light sources.’”

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Photo courtesy of Getty Images/J. Nackstrand

Wedding Date Set for His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden.

Swedish royal courtThis morning the Swedish royal court announced that His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden will marry his longtime controversial girlfriend, Miss Sofia Hellqvist, on Saturday, June 13, 2015 inside the magnificent Slottskyrkan (royal chapel) at the Kungliga Slottet (royal palace) in Stockholm.

In a brief statement the happy couple noted that they were “…looking forward to a summer wedding in the middle of June, when Sweden is extremely beautiful. This will be a big day for us, and we are absolutely delighted.”

Photo courtesy of Kungahuset/E. Gerdemark

Members of the Swedish Royal Family Attend a Gala Dinner at the Kungliga Slottet. (VIDEO)

On the evening of October 22, 2014, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden hosted a gala dinner at the Kungliga Slottet (royal palace) in Stockholm for members of the Swedish Parliament.

Earlier in the afternoon His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf and Crown Princess Victoria attended the Stockholm Environmental Institutes (SEI) 25th anniversary celebrations in Stockholm.

Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden Attends the 2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize. (VIDEO)

SwedenOn September 3, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden attended the 2014 Stockholm Junior Water Prize held at the Grand Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden.

The winner of the award went to Miss Hayley Todesco for “…inventing a method that uses sand filters to treat oil contaminated water and recover water for reuse…” according to the website, World Water Week.

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Photo courtesy of Kungahuset

Members of the Swedish Royal Family Celebrate Victoriadagen 2014. (VIDEOS)

Crown Princess Victoria of SwedenOn Monday, July 14, 2014, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden celebrated Victoriadagen, held on the occasion of her 37th birthday, at Solliden Slott in Öland. Hundreds of Swedes turned out this morning to wish their future queen a very happy birthday including, of course, His Royal Highness Prince Daniel of Sweden, Her Royal Highness Princess Estelle of Sweden, and Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden.

Thereafter, the crown princess accompanied by her husband, His Royal Highness Prince Daniel of Sweden, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden, Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Mr. Christopher O’Neill, and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his fiancée, former nude model, Sofia Hellqvist, attended the 2014 Victoriadagen celebrations and concert in Öland.

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Photo courtesy of Kungahuset

The Swedish Royal Court Releases Official Photos of HRH Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and His Fiancée, Miss Sofia Hellqvist.

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On Friday, June 27, 2014, the Swedish royal court released several photos of His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his fiancée, Miss Sofia Hellqvist.

Photos courtesy of Kungahuset

HRH Prince Carl Philip of Sweden Engaged to a Former Reality T.V. Star. (VIDEOS)

cp2013On Friday, June 27, 2014, the Swedish royal court announced that His Royal Highness Prince Carl-Philip of Sweden has become engaged to former reality television star and gentlemen’s magazine — hence nude — model, Miss Sofia Hellqvist.

The couple will marry in the summer of 2015.

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Photo courtesy of Kungahuset

The Swedish Royal Court Releases a New Photo of Her Royal Highness Princess Leonore of Sweden.

swedenIn anticipation of the upcoming christening of Her Royal Highness Princess Leonore of Sweden on June 8, 2014, at Drottningholms Slottskyrka the Swedish royal court released a new photo of the adorable princess and her proud parents, Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Mr. Christopher O’Neill.

Photo courtesy of Kungahuset