17 May 2019

This Week in Royal Jewels: May 10-16

May 10-16, 2019

Brooches and pearls steal the show in this week's royal jewel review. Don't forget to vote for your favorites in the poll below!

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15. Queen Letizia of Spain brought out her Skyline earrings from Gold and Roses multiple times this week, including Thursday's visit to the Foundation Against Drug Addiction in Madrid. (See more appearances from the earrings here!)

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14. In Madrid on Wednesday, Infanta Elena of Spain wore festive earrings as she accompanied her father, King Juan Carlos, to the 2019 San Isidro Festival. (Honorable mention goes to the statement earrings worn by her daughter, Victoria Federica.)


13. Queen Sofia of Spain wore her signature golden earrings as she and King Juan Carlos watched an ATP Madrid Open semi-final tennis match on Saturday. (More on her recent jewels here!)


12. On Saturday, Princess Charlene wore diamond earrings as she attended the Sainte Devote Rugby Tournament in Monaco with her husband and children, including the adorable Hereditary Prince Jacques.

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11. Queen Maxima of the Netherlands made a visit to Ethiopia this week in her role as the UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development, and she wore two of her familiar diamond bracelets on Wednesday for a meeting with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.

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10. During her first day in Ethiopia, Queen Maxima wore playful earrings to meet with local farmers and visit a brewery in Debre Berhan.

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9. Crown Princess Mary of Denmark wore colorful statement earrings and gold bracelets as she arrived at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit on Wednesday.


8. Colorful earrings were Princess Martha Louise of Norway's jewel of choice as she arrived for a morning television appearance with her new American boyfriend, the self-described "shaman" Durek Verrett, on Thursday in Oslo.

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7. The Duchess of Cambridge wore a golden brooch that belonged to her grandmother, the WWII codebreaker Valerie Glassborow Middleton, for a visit to a new exhibition at Bletchley Park on Tuesday. (More here!)

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6. On Monday, Queen Letizia wore her diamond Plume de Chanel earrings with a gold ring to mark the 175th anniversary of the Civil Guards Foundation in Madrid. (More here!)

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5. The exuberant Camilla of Bourbon-Two Sicilies wore pearls with her costume at the Tiepolo Ball Dior in Venice on Saturday.

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4. Also in pearls: Chantal of Orleans, who wore hers for an event at the Academie des Beaux-Arts in Paris on Wednesday.

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3. The Duchess of Cornwall chose favorite pearl and diamond jewels, including her four-stranded pearl necklace with the large diamond clasp, for a garden party at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday.

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2. Camilla wore pearls with the lovely Turquoise Shamrock Brooch for a visit to Ridgeview Wine Estate in Sussex on Thursday. (More on the brooch here!)


1. For Wednesday's garden party, the Princess Royal wore lovely pieces from her collection of pearl, diamond, and aquamarine jewels, including the brooch that was once part of the Aquamarine Pineflower Tiara. (More here!)