Crown Princess Mette Marit

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New portraits released to celebrate Princess Ingrid of Norway's 10th birthday

Looking serenely at the camera, with her hands gently resting in her lap and her bare feet just touching the floor, Princess Ingrid of Norway has posed for a special...

Bilateral bonding: Mette-Marit and daughter Ingrid Alexander united at Nobel Peace Prize

The Norwegian royal family are always actively involved when the Nobel Peace Prize – which this year went to the European Union – is awarded in Oslo. As Crown Prince...

Mette-Marit flew to India to mind same-sex friends' surrogate twins

Norway's Crown Princess Mette-Marit has gone above and beyond the call of duty for those closest to her. When two friends were unable to travel to India to welcome their...

Prince Haakon and Mette-Marit wrap themselves in tradition at Indonesian temple

Against the backdrop of a ninth-century Buddhist temple Princess Mette-Marit and Prince Haakon bid farewell to their Indonesian hosts. The Norwegian royals strolled contentedly around the Borobudur Temple, a world...

Norwegian royal family unite for the confirmation of Mette-Marit's son Marius

Young Marius Borg Hoiby – Princess Mette-Marit's teenage son from a previous relationship – has been perfectly integrated into the Norwegian royal family for years. And further enforcing his status...

Mette-Marit and Haakon defend son's use of social media after security risk fears

Norway's Prince Haakon and Princess Mette-Marit have taken the unusual step of writing an open letter to a newspaper which claimed their son's use of a photo sharing application posed...

Love in London for Norwegian royals Mette-Marit and Haakon

Thanks to the Olympic Games, London has become the centre of the universe for the next three weeks. But amid all that bustling energy, Norway's Crown Prince Haakon and his...

Tearful Mette-Marit marks anniversary of Utoya massacre

One year on the grief is still raw for Crown Princess Mette-Marit, as for so many of her countrymen. The Norwegian royal struggled with her tears as she attended a...

Modern Mette-Marit auctions off her wardrobe online

Like the Duchess of Cambridge, who recycles outfits and watches her clothes budget, Norway's Princess Mette-Marit is aware of the value of money. Giving the trend of thrifty regal fashion...

Mette-Marit's tears of joy at in-laws' joint birthday party

Crown Princess Mette-Marit was brought to tears as members of the Norwegian royal family came together on Thursday to celebrate a very special event in Oslo.Her husband, Crown Prince Haakon...

Norway's charming little princess holds court at National Day

Norway's future queen is growing into a smashing young lady. While her brothers gamely got into the spirit of the country's national day in folk costume, Ingrid Alexandra, eight, was...

Royal double takes: The princesses sharing style tips

The world’s most high profile fashion designers clamour to dress them.But judging by recent photos, it seems the European princesses have another source of style inspiration – each other. CLICK...

Mette-Marit and Haakon celebrate tenth anniversary with mum-to-be Victoria

Relive the romance of the couple's fairytale wedding ceremonyCrown Prince Haakon and Princess Mette-Marit of Norway celebrated their tenth wedding anniversary this week. The royal couple arrived at Oslo Cathedral...

Touched by tragedy: Grief-stricken Mette-Marit leads Norway's mourning

Like so many other families in their shell-shocked community, the Norweigan royal family have been personally affected by recent harrowing events.The Crown Princess of Norway’s step-brother was one of the...



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