03 May 2016

Maria-Olympia After the Met

Maria-Olympia of Greece and Denmark and Peter Brant at a Balmain party (Photo: Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images for Balmain)

Another member of a royal family was out and about in New York last night: Maria-Olympia of Greece and Denmark, granddaughter of Greece's last king. She attended an after-party hosted by Balmain and Olivier Rousteing after the Met Gala. Above, she poses with Peter Brant, the son of model Stephanie Seymour.


The Daily Diadem: The Norwegian Emerald Parure Tiara

The Norwegian Emerald Parure Tiara (Photo: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Queen Sonja of Norway wears the Norwegian Emerald Parure Tiara at the wedding of Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden in Stockholm, 19 June 2010



02 May 2016

Met Gala Jewels 2016

Bee Shaffer attends the 2016 Met Gala (Photo: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

It's that time of year again: celebrities (and a royal!) have gathered in New York for the Met Gala, the annual fundraising benefit and ball held at the opening of the annual exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute. Each year's gala and exhibition has a theme; this year, it was "Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology." Here's a look at some of the most interesting jewels on display...

Kate Wearing Borrowed Jewels?

The Duchess of Cambridge wears Monica Vinader's Riva necklace and earrings, 2014 (Photo: Stefan Wermuth - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

Borrowing jewelry from companies is a common practice among celebrity stylists -- almost 100% of the jewelry that you see worn on red carpets these days was borrowed and will later be returned. And according to one London jewelry designer, the Duchess of Cambridge has jumped on the borrowed-jewels train, too.