12 December 2017

The Daily Diadem: Elena Vladimirovna's Cartier Kokoshnik



Princess Nicholas of Greece and Denmark (born Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia) wears the diamond kokoshnik made for her by Cartier, ca. 1907; the tiara, made in 1902, was later inherited by her daughter, Princess Olga, but its current whereabouts are apparently unknown


Jewels on Film: THE CROWN (Season 2, Episode 1)


It's that time again, magpies: season two of The Crown has officially debuted on Netflix, and I've got our first bejeweled recap of the new batch of episodes. (Going forward, we'll have recaps on Tuesdays and Thursdays, so look out for episode two on the 14th!) We've got jewelry, royal tours, and plenty of marital strife on the docket for today, so grab your popcorn and settle in for my recap of the jewels and history of "Misadventure."


Nobel Jewels 2017: King's Dinner Tiaras

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The tiara festivities for the annual Nobel Prizes in Stockholm continued on Monday with the King's Dinner. Here's a look at what the senior royal ladies wore for the event!


11 December 2017

Nobel Jewels 2017: Princess Christina

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It was absolutely wonderful to see Princess Christina, who recently battled cancer, return to the spotlight at this year's Nobel festivities. Here's a look at the jewels she wore.


The Daily Diadem: Grand Duchess Vladimir's Sapphire Tiara

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A young Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia, wife of Grand Duke Vladimir, wears a diamond and sapphire tiara; gems from this tiara were later repurposed to create her sapphire kokoshnik