23 March 2019

The Snowdon Floral Tiara


Spring has sprung here at TCJ headquarters, and to celebrate, I've got a look at one of my favorite British royal floral tiaras: the Snowdon Floral Tiara.

22 March 2019

The Daily Diadem: Lady Annesley's Tiara

Lady Annesley, ca. 1902

Priscilla Annesley, Countess Annesley wears a tall diamond tiara in a portrait published in The Sketch, May 1902; the tiara, appropriately for the time, appears to be an example of belle epoque design

This Week in Royal Jewels: March 15-20

March 15-20, 2019

Official visits brought us a bounty of royal jewels this week -- don't forget to vote for your favorites in the poll below! (Also, please note that this post had to be prepared a day earlier than usual, so jewels worn late Wednesday and Thursday will be included in next week's roundup!)

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15. On Tuesday, the Duchess of Sussex wore a pair of gold earrings given to her by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern during a visit to New Zealand House in the wake of the recent horrific shootings in Christchurch.

21 March 2019

The Daily Diadem: The Londonderry Diamond Tiara

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Theresa Vane-Tempest-Stewart, Marchioness of Londonderry wears the family's diamond tiara in a portrait taken around the time of her marriage in 1875; more on the tiara over here!

Queen Margrethe Gleams in Argentina


Queen Margrethe II and Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark embarked on an official visit to Argentina this week, and Margrethe brought along several signature pieces from her jewelry box.