10/01/2013 09:30 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Proof Queen Maxima Can Make Literally Any Event Stylish (PHOTOS)

Leave it to Queen Maxima to actually make a pension awareness event interesting. The stylish royal did exactly that on Tuesday, wearing a single-color outfit that was anything but boring.

The queen's monochromatic look worked within the oxblood color family, a trendy staple for fall. Maxima mixed and matched shades of plum, maroon and burgundy, proving once and for all that a one-color look doesn't have to be boring. (Ahem, take notes, Princess Charlene.) Take inspiration for your own autumn wardrobe below.


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Hey, Maxima! This guy needs lessons on the monochromatic look:


Maxima's no style novice:

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