Sweden's new princess was formerly a great waitress

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In addition to having previously worked as a yoga instructor, been a contestant on the now-defunct reality show Paradise Hotel, and posed for Slitz magazine with a boa constrictor wrapped around her bare torso, it turns out that Sweden's multifaceted future princess also used to be an exceptional waitress. Sofia Hellqvist is scheduled to marry Sweden's Prince Carl Philip on Saturday, which "Page Six" took as a cue to call her references at the New York pizzeria Serafina, where she worked from 2005 to 2007.

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Sweden's new princess was formerly a great waitress
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his wife Princess Sofia of Sweden ride in the wedding cortege after their marriage ceremony on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Gisela Schober/Getty Images)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: (EDITORS NOTE: This image was processed using digital filters) Prince Carl Philip of Sweden is seen with his new wife Princess Sofia of Sweden after their marriage ceremony at The Royal Palace on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and Princess Sofia, Duchess of Varmlands salute the crowd after their marriage ceremony on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: (EDITORS NOTE: This image was processed using digital filters) Prince Carl Philip of Sweden is seen with his new wife Princess Sofia of Sweden after their marriage ceremony at The Royal Palace on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: Prince Carl Philip of Sweden and his wife Princess Sofia of Sweden depart after their royal wedding at The Royal Palace on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Luca Teuchmann/WireImage)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: Prince Carl Philip of Sweden is seen with his new wife Princess Sofia of Sweden at their marriage ceremony at The Royal Palace on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Claudio Bresciani - Pool /Getty Images)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: (EDITORS NOTE: This image was processed using digital filters) Prince Carl Philip of Sweden is seen with his new wife Princess Sofia of Sweden after their marriage ceremony at The Royal Palace on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 13: Prince Carl Philip of Sweden kisses Princess Sofia, Duchess of Varmlands after their marriage ceremony on June 13, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)
File - Swedish Prince Carl Philip, right, and Sofia Hellqvist, left, in this Aug. 31, 2013 file photo. The couple announced their engagement at a press conference at The Stockholm Palace, Friday, June 27, 2014. (AP Photo / Jonas Ekstromer, file) SWEDEN OUT
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - JUNE 08: Sofia Hellqvist attends the wedding of Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Christopher O'Neill hosted by King Carl Gustaf XIV and Queen Silvia at The Royal Palace on June 8, 2013 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Torsten Laursen/Getty Images)
Sofia Hellqvist, girlfriend of Prince Carl Philip (unseen) arrives to the Royal Chapel in Drottningholm's palace near Stockholm prior to Princess Leonore's christening on June 8, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)
From left: Sweden's Princess Madeleine, Sofia Hellqvist and her husband, soon-to-be Prince Carl Philip, and wife of Parliamentary speaker, Jenni Ahlin during National Day of Sweden celebrations in Stockholm Saturday June 6, 2015. (Janerik Henriksson/TT via AP) SWEDEN OUT
From left: Sofia Hellqvist, fianceé of Swedish Prince Carl Philip, Queen Silvia, India's President Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Swedish King Carl Gustaf, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel pose for a group photo, upon arrival for a gala dinner at the Stockholm Palace, Monday, June 1, 2015. India's president is on a three day official visit to Sweden. (Janerik Henriksson /TT via AP) SWEDEN OUT
Sweden's Prince Carl Philip, right, and his fiancee Sofia Hellqvist look at a guitar that was given to them as a gift, during a reception at the Royal Palace in Stockholm, Sweden, Sunday May 17, 2015, following a service in the Royal Chapel where their banns of marriage were read during Sundays service. Their wedding is scheduled for June 13. (Claudio Bresciani/TT News Agency via AP) SWEDEN OUT
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - DECEMBER 10: Sofia Hellqvist and Prince Carl Philip of Sweden attend the Nobel Prize Banquet 2014 at City Hall on December 10, 2014 in Stockholm, Sweden. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Sweden's Prince Carl Philip, right, and his fiancee Sofia Hellqvist arrive for a service in the Royal Chapel in Stockholm, Sweden, Sunday May 17, 2015. The banns of marriage for Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist will be read during Sundays service. Their wedding is scheduled for June 13. (Claudio Bresciani/TT News Agency via AP) SWEDEN OUT
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"I remember her very well because she always had the best attitude with the customers and a really beautiful smile," the restaurant's co-owner, Fabio Granato, recalled. "If I was having a bad day, all I had to do was look at her, and I would feel better because she is the type of girl who is always happy and uplifting. She has a calming effect on people." So yes, it sounds like she is definitely princess material.

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