Birthday princess! Estelle of Sweden shines next to her brother Prince Oscar, four, in adorable portraits when she turns nine at Stockholm’s Haga Palace
- New portraits of Princess Estelle have been released to mark her 9th birthday
- Swedish royal rays next to Prince Oscar for the photos taken at Haga Palace
- She is expected to celebrate the occasion at home because of the pandemic
The Swedish Royal Family today released a series of stunning new portraits of Princess Estelle to mark her 9th birthday.
Estelle, the second in line to the Swedish throne, shines in a white blouse and tartan skirt in the photos taken in Stockholm’s Haga Palace.
In one of the photos, she is accompanied by four-year-old brother Prince Oscar and their adorable pup.
Princess Estelle of Sweden (pictured) posed for a series of new portraits at Haga Palace on the occasion of her 9th birthday
In one photo, Estelle is standing next to her brother Prince Oscar (pictured) and the family’s dog, Rio
Prince Oscar, who is celebrating his fifth birthday on March 2, wears a gray geometric print sweater and matching trousers.
The portraits were shared on social media by the Royal Family, with more than 29,000 likes and a stream of reactions from benefactors.
The siblings are often photographed together, with a photo recently posted on Instagram showing them skiing with their parents.
The Swedish royals release official portraits on their birthdays, Christmas and other traditional important events.
Estelle (photo) was cut into a white blouse and skirt with a tartan by professional photographer Kate Gabor
Estelle (pictured) appears in good spirits for the portraits, despite being expected to celebrate her birthday at home due to the pandemic
Social media users have taken to Instagram to wish Princess Estelle a happy birthday
Estelle, second in line to the Swedish throne, was photographed by Kate Gabor to celebrate this year’s birthday.
A lot of Instagram users have posted heartwarming comments, saying: ‘Congratulations Estelle’
Another said: ‘Happy birthday to our beloved Princess Estelle. I wish the princess a very happy birthday ‘
A third gushed, ‘Aww I love these photos! Happy birthday to beautiful Princess Estelle ‘
“Congratulations to the beautiful Princess Estelle,” wrote another.
Estelle is the only daughter and eldest child of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, who is heir to the Swedish throne, and her husband Crown Prince Daniel
Estelle’s grandparents, Queen Silvia and King Carl XVI Gustaf, are currently on the throne. In the photo the king and queen (center) with daughter Crown Princess Victoria (right), son-in-law Prince Daniel and their daughter Estelle (right). Left, Princess Sofia of Sweden