18 November 2016

This Week in Royal Jewels: November 11-17


November 11-17, 2016

Earrings and brooches are the focus in this week's jewel roundup. Don't forget to vote for your favorites in the poll below!


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10. Princess Charlene of Monaco wore her Dior Tribales earrings on two occasions this week: Thursday's visit to the Red Cross in Monaco, and Saturday's trip to see South Africa's rugby team play in England.



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9. Princess Lalla Hasna, sister of the King of Morocco, wore statement cluster earrings for a climate change conference in Marrakesh on Monday.


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8. For a meeting in Madrid on Monday, Queen Letizia of Spain wore her freshwater pearl drop earrings by Tous.


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7. On Thursday, Letizia wore another pair of Tous earrings, this time set with rubies and emeralds, to attend the opening of parliament with King Felipe and their two daughters, Leonor and Sofia.


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6. The Princess Royal brought out some gorgeous jewelry for Saturday's Festival of Remembrance in London, wearing pearl drop earrings, a multi-stranded pearl necklace, and her diamond star brooch. (See more jewels from this event here!)


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5. Princess Alexandra, the Hon. Lady Ogilvy was also the picture of glittering elegance at the Festival of Remembrance; she wore diamond daisy earrings, a diamond floral brooch, and her pearl choker necklace with the geometric clasp. (See more jewels from this event here!)


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4. Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom wore an heirloom of the crown -- one of Queen Victoria's Bow Brooches -- to lay a wreath at the Cenotaph in Whitehall on Remembrance Sunday. (More photos from this observance over here.)


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3. The Queen selected the lovely Bronte Porcelain Brooch to secure her poppies for Saturday's Festival of Remembrance. (More jewels from this event over here!)


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2. The Flower Basket Brooch (which we've been discussing in recent recaps of The Crown) was the Queen's choice for an audience with the Prime Minister of Grenada at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday.


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1. My top vote of the week goes to one of the Queen's very best brooches: the Cullinan V Brooch, which she wore at a reception for the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday.