Can’t beat a little black dress! Queen Letizia of Spain is elegant in a recycled gown as she and King Felipe VI pose with Joe and Jill Biden at a lavish gala at Madrid’s Royal Palace during the NATO summit
- Queen Letizia wore a stunning little black dress by Spanish brand The 2nd Skin
- The Queen, 49, welcomed world leaders to the Royal Palace in Madrid
- She posed for photos as the NATO summit gets underway in the city
Queen Letizia of Spain appeared effortlessly elegant when hosting a lavish dinner for world leaders attending the NATO summit in Madrid this evening.
The mother-of-two, 49, joined her husband King Felipe VI to greet guests, including Joe and Jill Biden, who was dressed equally sophisticated in a white suit.
Letizia ensured she stood out from the crowd in a stunning black gown from the Spanish brand The 2nd Skin, which she debuted last October for the Princess of Asturias Awards in Oviedo.
Left-right: Queen Letizia posed with US President Joe Biden, King Felipe VI and US First Lady Jill Biden
Jill Biden (pictured right) wore a stunning white suit not dissimilar to an outfit Letizia wore when the pair visited a Ukrainian refugee centre
The Queen stood with her husband as they chatted to Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte
The King and Queen also welcomed UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to the Royal Palace in Madrid during the NATO summit
King Felipe appeared deep in conversation with Mr Johnsons as Letizia looked on fondly
The Queen appeared to share a joke with US President Jo Biden as the pair chatted
President Biden appeared to have said something that tickled Letizia while other world leaders chatted amongs themselves
Letizia welcomed Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez with a warm handshake as he arrived at the Royal Palace
The King and Queen beamed as they posed for a photo with Mr Sánchez (left) and his wife María Begoña Gómez Fernández
Letizia looked the picture of grace and stood out from the crowd as she posed with male world leaders
The Queen paired the dress with black stiletto heels and accessorised with a black patent belt.
She wore her brunette tresses in a bun and opted for stunning diamong teardrop earrings.
Letizia, who often wears understated make-up, kept a nude lip but opted for smokey eyeshadow to mark the evening occasion.
The Queen was all smiles as she greeted world leaders including British Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
She also posed for photos with President of the European Commission Ursula Von der Leyen, Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez and French President Emmannuel Macron.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau also appeared with the royal couple.
Enchanté! French President Emmanuel Macron appeared to charm Letizia by kissing her hand as she greeted him at the Royal Palace
The King and Queen smiled for the camera as they welcomed Macron and his wide Brigitte, who looked stunning in an aqua gown with balloon sleeves and black stilettos
The King and Queen also posed for a photo with President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (right) flashed a huge grin as he posed next to the King and Queen of Spain
Earlier today Letizia met with US First Lady Jill Biden at a Ukrainian refugee centre in the Spanish capital city.
Meeting the Bidens’ granddaughters Finnegan and Maisy, The Queen gave each of the girls a warm hug to welcome them to the country.
Wearing a stunning white suit and her hair in a mid-ponytail, she posed for selfies with the First Lady and met with families who have fled Ukraine since Russia invaded in February.