Prince carl philip sweden dating scandal

But let's not dwell on the facts -- Prince Carl Philip's fiancée found her man while (possibly) dancing around her handbag, providing hope for all single women searching for a Prince Charming (yes we know we're not supposed to write things like this in 'gender equal' Sweden).The pair didn't actually meet again until two years later, this time in Båstad, a small town on the Swedish west coast that turns into one big party every summer during the Swedish Open tennis tournament.The nightclub situated near Port Cano harbour and it is a popular haunt for the rich and famous and has previously played host to Naomi Campbell, Jude Law, Uma Thurman and Bill Clinton as well as the Swedish royals.

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He is pictured with his parents King Carl and Queen Silvia and his sister Crown Princess Victoria Royal family: Prince Carl Philip was joined by his father King Carl (left), mother Queen Silvia (second left), sister Princess Victoria (second right) and brother-in-law Prince Daniel at the Te Deum service for the newly born Prince Alexander in the Church of the Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden, in April Meanwhile Carl Philip has hit the headlines for antics of his own - not least his infamous 'wild summer' of 2012, during which he hit the Swedish party scene wearing an alien mask, and hitchhiked to a motoring competition after losing his Gucci wallet, going on to crash his car in the first race.

As the only son of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, the prince, pictured here with Sofia at a wedding in August 2013, was heir to the throne for a few months after he was born, until the principle of primogeniture was introduced in 1980 'After His Majesty The King of Sweden had given his consent to the marriage between Prince Carl Philip and Miss Sofia Hellqvist, His Majesty requested the approval by the Swedish Government, in accordance with the procedures set out in the Swedish Constitution.' The prince's sister Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, Duchess of Vastergotland - who is now heir to the throne - married her husband Prince Daniel of Sweden, Duke of Vastergotland, in a lavish ceremony Queen Sylvia of Sweden, pictured left, was initially not convinced about the pair, after the prince broke up with PR executive Emma Pernald, pictured right, in 2009.

Here are six facts you need to learn about these rocking royals. They met in a nightclub The couple are set to wed in a fancy ceremony at the Royal Palace in Stockholm this June, but they first met in one of the city's night clubs.

Okay, it wasn't exactly a cheap spot (it was chandelier and velvet-filled Sturecompaniet V in the classy Östermalm district, which has a strict guestlist).

Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist were reunited in the VIP section at Pepes Bodega, a club located right by the beach with stunning ocean views.

At first they snuck around and tried to keep their romance hidden, but during a New Year ski-trip to Sälen in 2010 they were spotted holding hands and went public about their romance soon afterwards.

On Friday at the Drottningholm Palace Chapel christening ceremony, Prince Alexander looked like he was making some after-after-party plans with his cousin, Prince Oscar.

For the littlest prince’s baptism, Sofia pulled a Kate Middleton and matched her attire to the christening gown which caused the predictable photographic challenges.

Following in the footsteps of the Duchess of Cambridge, who has got behind the camera to take official portraits of her own children in the past, the image of the sleeping Prince was taken by the proud father Prince Carl Philip himself.

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