WHEN royal photo opps go wrong …
Princess Mary of Denmark found herself in the middle of an awkward moment while presenting the Design Award to the Danish Designer of the Year this week.
The Hobart-born royal, 46, posed with the recipient of the award, both holding the trophy as they smiled for the cameras.
But then — as if in slow motion — the award fell from its presentation box, landing on the floor beneath the pair.
The unplanned moment was captured on camera:
Despite the blunder, Mary looked utterly glam in a flowing, mint green pant suit. Although we can’t help but feel it’s a look we’ve seen somewhere before …
Last month, Mary, her husband Crown Prince Frederik and their four children visited the tiny, remote Faroe Islands halfway between Iceland and Norway — all clad in a delightfully daggy matching group ensemble of poo-brown tracksuit s.