Meet Prince Carl Philip of Sweden, Your Real-Life Prince Charming
Could this be the fairest prince of them all? Prince Carl Philip of Sweden, third in line to the Scandinavian throne after his sister Victoria and niece Estelle, is both handsome and talented. Did you know that the 36-year-old royal won a design competition for the logo of Martha's Vineyard Museum after entering under a pseudonym? While Prince Carl Philip isn't as well known as his British counterparts Prince William and Prince Harry, in the looks department, he reigns. And on June 13, he and former model Sofia Hellqvist will marry in a ceremony that's sure to be as stunning as William and Kate's. Until then, take a look at some of his most dashing photographs and his best pictures with Sofia.
Prince Carl flashed a big grin in October 2012.
The prince hosted British dignitaries in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2012.
Prince Carl Philip wore black tie in Sweden in June 2013.
The prince wore his finest to the royal wedding of Prince Albert II of Monaco and Princess Charlene of Monaco in 2011.
The prince showed a sporty side during a yacht race in Spain in October 2011.
The prince visited an Ikea warehouse in France in January 2015.
Prince Carl looked handsome while waiting to greet Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, in March 2012.
The prince, who speaks English fluently, gave William and Harry a run for their money during a 2011 trip to London.
The prince wore shades during a visit to London for the Olympics in 2012.
His sweet interactions with kids upped the prince's cute factor during his 30th birthday celebrations in 2009.
He looked extrahandsome at Princess Victoria's birthday celebration in 2012.
Prince Carl suited up for the Nobel Prize Banquet in December 2013.
The prince looked dashing alongside his younger sister, Princess Madeleine of Sweden, in June 2010.
Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and Sofia Hellqvist posed for pictures as part of a press statement to announce their engagement in June 2014.
In 2004, Prince Carl Philip went to an event for Princess Victoria's birthday.
He and his sister, Princess Madeleine of Sweden, attended the City of Stockholm Celebrations for King Carl Gustaf's 40th Jubilee in September 2013.
In July 2014, he and Sofia braved the rain at a concert for Crown Princess Victoria's birthday celebration.
Prince Carl went casual for the 2012 London Olympics.
The prince stood out in the crowd in July 2012.
Prince Carl looked sharp at the 2012 wedding of Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg and Stephanie de Lannoy.
Between the scruff and his smirk, we're sold on his look at the 2012 Nobel Banquet in Sweden.
He visited a Shanghai maritime museum with Princess Victoria in 2006.
The prince attended a London exhibition in 2011.
He showed off his sporty side for the Athens 2004 Olympic torch relay in Stockholm.
He looked dapper during an event in Germany in September 2008.
Prince Carl Philip of Sweden attended the Monaco Blue Initiative in Monaco in June 2013.
He escorted Queen Silvia at the wedding of his sister Princess Madeleine and Christopher O'Neill in June 2013.
In 2008, Prince Carl Philip of Sweden wore a dapper suit while he was in Belgium.
The handsome prince clapped for Nobel Prize recipients in 2012.
The prince got in the patriotic spirit in March 2012.
He gave a wave during Princess Leonore's christening in June 2014.
Back in 2006, the young prince proved that he had the smoldering look down pat.
He held up an umbrella for Sofia at Crown Princess Victoria's birthday celebration in July 2014.
He made one hot Olympic spectator at the 2012 Summer Games.
In 2011, the prince stepped out for the Nobel Banquet in Stockholm.
Prince Carl looked dapper during a private dinner ahead of Princess Madeleine's June 2013 wedding.
Prince Carl bundled up for the FIS Nordic World Ski Championship in Sweden in March 2015.
He and his fiancée were picture perfect at the December 2014 Nobel Prize Banquet in Sweden.