Queen Maxima looks incredibly fashion-forward during her state visit to Italy

The royal has stepped out in an array of summer-appropriate styles during her state visit to Rome and Palermo

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Queen Maxima of the Netherlands made a number of enviable style statements in sun-drenched Italy this week. Working a series of show-stopping dresses in an array of colours, the Dutch royal looked a picture of sophistication and her fashion-forward get-ups look set to continue throughout her four-day state visit.

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Queen Maxima looked chic as she landed in Palermo on Wednesday

On Wednesday she stepped out in Palermo wearing a sleeveless white peplum-style dress teamed with embellished wedge heels and a wide-brimmed hat. Maxima elevated the look further with a pair of gold fan-inspired earrings and a statement gold necklace.

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On Tuesday the royal turned heads in Rome dressed in a pretty blush-pink midi design which she styled with an oversized hat in a co-ordinating shade. The fit and flare silhouette – from Belgian fashion label Natan - is ultra-feminine and the lace overlay adds interest to the look. She accessorised further with a pair of pale pink suede courts and plenty of gold jewellery.

Queen Maxima in Rome

Queen Maxima chose a pretty blush-pink design for her visit to Rome

Later in the day the Argentinian-born Queen changed into a floor-sweeping scarlet gown with beautiful embellishments to the neck and sleeves. Maxima accessorised with a pair of diamond and ruby drop earrings, a jewel-encrusted collar and her dazzling crown.

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Queen Maxima looked fantastic in an embellished floor-sweeping gown

Queen Maxima is known for her superb sense of style, and she didn’t disappoint last month when she paid a state visit to a farm in Dat Lat in Vietnam. She chose a sunshine-yellow trouser suit and looked great despite the soaring temperatures. A pair of oversized aviator sunglasses, a metallic basket bag and an assortment of gold bangles completed her stylish ensemble.

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