21 January 2017

The Wolfers Tiara

The Wolfers Tiara, worn by Queen Mathilde of the Belgians
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The Belgians may not have extensive jewel vaults, but there are tiaras in the royal family’s possession that are reserved primarily for queens. The main one is the Nine Provinces Tiara, but there are a few more tiaras that have also only been worn by queens. Today, let’s have a look at one that was created by a Belgian jeweler, the Wolfers Tiara.


20 January 2017

The Daily Diadem: Queen Margherita's Musy Tiara

Queen Margherita's Musy Tiara (Wikimedia Comons)

Queen Marie-José of Italy (born Princess Marie-José of Belgium) wears Queen Margherita's Musy Tiara in a portrait


This Week in Royal Jewels: January 13-19


January 13-19, 2017

We've got a queen-heavy royal jewel roundup this week! Don't forget to vote for your favorites in the poll below!


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10. The Duchess of Cambridge wore her Oscar de la Renta earrings to outline the new Heads Together agenda for 2017 in London on Tuesday.


19 January 2017

The Daily Diadem: Princess Clementine's Pearl Tiara

Princess Clementine's Pearl Tiara (Grand Ladies Site)

Clémentine, Princess Napoleon (born Princess Clémentine of Belgium) wears a tiara topped with pear-shaped pearls in a portrait, ca. 1914


Jewels on Film: VICTORIA (Episode 1, Part 2: "Ladies in Waiting")


Time for another bejeweled peek into the world of Masterpiece's Victoria, everybody! Although PBS ran the first two episodes of the series as one long, two-hour block on Sunday, we've divided them up here. Today we're looking at the second half, which aired as the episode "Ladies in Waiting" in the UK.