11 December 2017

Nobel Jewels 2017: Princess Madeleine

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Princess Madeleine, who is expecting her third child, only attended one segment of the Nobel festivities this year in Stockholm -- the ceremony itself -- but we still got a good look at her jewels for the occasion.




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Madeleine wore jewels (tiara, earrings, necklace, brooch) from the family's magnificent parure of amethysts, which date to the Napoleonic era. Read more about the suite of jewels over here.


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Here's a good look at the tiara nestled into Madeleine's hair. This circlet, which was made from a large necklace, is notoriously difficult to wear, as it can made the wearer's head look flat if it's not carefully angled. I think this is an especially successful outing for this particular tiara.