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July 12th, 2014 → April 22nd, 2017 : The christenings of Prince Felix and Princess Claire’s children, Princess Amalia Gabriela Maria Teresa of Nassau and little brother, Prince Liam Henri Hartmut of Nassau. 

Amalia, third in line to the Luxembourgish throne, was christened at the Saint Ferreol Chapel in Lorgues, France and her godparents were Felix Lademacher and Princess Alexandra, her maternal uncle and paternal aunt. Liam, fourth in line to the Luxembourgish throne, was christened at the Vatican in Vatican City and his godparents were Prince Sébastien and Anna Maria Pamin, his paternal uncle and a friend of his parents’. 

Princess Alexandra, Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie , Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Maria Teresa, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg and Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume pose for a photo during the Duchess of Cambridges visit to the Grand Ducal Palace on May 11, 2017. 

“The Duchess is participating in the official commemoration of the 1867 Treaty of London and will attend a series of engagements to celebrate the cultural and historic ties between the UK and Luxembourg.” 

Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage

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Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg, Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie of Luxembourg, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, and various members of the Dutch Royal Family at the 50th birthday celebrations of King Willem Alexander of the Netherlands on April 29th, 2017.

Other royals rumored to be in attendance include the Crown Prince Couple of Norway, Princess Martha Louise of Norway, the King and Queen of Belgium, the Crown Prince Couple of Denmark, other members of the Luxembourg Grand Ducal Family, and Prince Daniel of Sweden. We obviously saw the King and Queen of Spain posing for photographers earlier today before attending the dinner celebration. 

Hopefully more names of attendees and photos will surface in the next day or so!

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Prince Liam was baptised Saturday 22 April 2017 at the St. Peter’s Cathedral at the Vatican.
His godparents are Prince Sébastien and Anna-Maria Pamin.

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Belgian Countess Stephanie de Lannoy walking up the aisle of the Cathedral of Luxembourg to marry Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume.  This Elie Saab gown was clearly well thought out!  This is a MASSIVE cathedral and you need an equally MASSIVE train to balance it out.  *Mwah* Goa-geous!

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All of the gowns donned by the European Royal Ladies at the joint 80th birthday dinner for King Harald V and Queen Sonja of Norway (May 9th, 2017)

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King Abdullah, Queen Rania, Grand Duke Henri, Grand Duchess Maria Teresa, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duchess Stephanie, Prince Felix, and Princess Claire at the Sovereign’s Parade at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst on August 11, 2017. They were there to support Crown Prince Hussein and Prince Sébastien’s graduation. 

Photo by Eamonn M. McCormack/Getty Images

“I feel so sorry for Stephanie of Luxembourg. People all look to her and wonder why she isn’t pregnant yet, it must be so humiliating. I hate the “heir and spare” demand. The Luxembourg succession is fine without Guillaume having a direct heir. The world won’t collapse if he’s succeeded by a brother or a nephew. Stop measuring a princess’s worth by her ability to give birth.“ - Submitted by realgeekyroyalaficionado