01 September 2017

This Fortnight in Royal Jewels: August 18-31


August 18-31, 2017

We begin September with a look back at the royal jewels we've seen over the past two weeks. Don't forget to vote for your favorites in the poll below!


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15. Japan's Princess Mako wore delicate silver-toned earrings during a family trip to Hungary on August 20.



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14. The Duchess of Cambridge wore green onyx earrings by Monica Vinader for a commemorative visit to the White Garden at Kensington Palace on Wednesday. (More over here!)


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13. On Monday, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden paired orange drop earrings with one of her mother's vintage dresses for a seminar on antibiotic resistance during the World Water Week conference in Stockholm.


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12. Queen Maxima of the Netherlands chose bright pink earrings to mark the 60th anniversary of Kansfonds on August 22 in Delft.


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11. On Tuesday, Crown Princess Victoria wore dark, glittering hoop earrings for the Stockholm Junior Water Prize.


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10. Queen Maxima wore her milky cabochon pendant earrings with her diamond wedding bracelet and her diamond initial bracelet on August 24 for the 650th anniversary of the Bartholomeus Gasthuis.


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9. Prince Nikolai of Denmark turned eighteen this week, and his mother, Countess Alexandra of Frederiksborg (pictured here with her younger son, Prince Felix) wore sparkling stud earrings and a cross necklace for his birthday party on Monday aboard the Dannebrog, the royal yacht.


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8. Queen Margarethe II of Denmark selected modern red jewels for her eldest grandson's birthday party on Monday.


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7. Nikolai's stepmother, Princess Marie of Denmark, wore a glittering pair of modern pendant earrings for his birthday bash.


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6. And Nikolai's aunt, Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, wore earrings with pale gemstone drops.


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5. On Wednesday, Queen Margrethe wore modern cluster earrings and her anchor brooch for her arrival at Roenne Harbour on the island of Bornholm in the Baltic Sea.


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4. Crown Princess Mary chose pearls (earrings, bracelet, ring) for Tuesday's opening of the National Care Center in Copenhagen.


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3. On August 24, Queen Silvia of Sweden chose pearls to celebrate Finland's centennial jubilee at the Royal Palace in Stockholm.


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2. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg wore a torsade necklace of green gemstone beads during a summit with leaders from Belgium and France on Tuesday. (See more views of the necklace over here!)


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1. My top vote for this super-sized royal jewel roundup goes to Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands, who wore pale blue cabochon earrings with a coordinating cluster brooch for the dance event Free to Move at the Zuiderstrandtheater on Thursday in The Hague.