25 May 2017

The Daily Diadem: The Coburg Diamond Loop Tiara

The Duchess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (born Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna of Russia) in her diamond loop tiara with pearl drops, worn on the occasion of her silver wedding anniversary in 1899

A Trio of Regal Brooches

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Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom has been busy this week. After her appearance at the Chelsea Flower Show on Monday, she's had three more major engagements. Here's a look at the brooches she chose for those occasions.

24 May 2017

The Daily Diadem: Marie Feodorovna's Diamond Fringe Tiara

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Empress Marie Feodorovna of Russia (born Princess Dagmar of Denmark) wears her diamond fringe tiara in kokoshnik form with a pearl border in a portrait by Ivan Kramskoi; she also wears the brooch and necklace from her diamond and pearl wave suite

Royal Jewel Rewind: Prince Joachim and Princess Marie's Wedding (Part 2)


Time for part two of our coverage of the jewels worn at Prince Joachim and Princess Marie of Denmark's wedding, which took place nine years ago today in Mogeltonder. This post features the jewels worn by the families of Princess Benedikte and Queen Anne-Marie; head over here for more jewels from the Danish, Swedish, and Norwegian royals!

Royal Jewel Rewind: Prince Joachim and Princess Marie's Wedding (Part 1)


Nine years ago today, Prince Joachim of Denmark married Marie Cavallier in Mogeltonder. Today, we've got two flashback posts on tap full of jewels from this royal wedding. Enjoy this look at jewels worn by the main line of the Danish royal family, plus the Norwegian and Swedish royals, and stop back for even more royal jewels later today!