10 May 2020

Tournament of Brooches: Week Four Results!


The votes have been tallied in our latest brooch tournament contests...



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Talk about a runaway! The Williamson Pink Diamond Brooch crushed this competition, bringing in 92.37% of the votes to the Crystal Orchid Brooch's 7.63!


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These two brooches were neck and neck down the stretch! Though the Kensington Bow Brooch was favored by 42.39% of you, it was the Brazilian Aquamarine Brooch that prevailed with 57.61% of the vote.


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This was a tough choice for many of you! Although the Pink Cluster Brooch was the favorite of 47.57% of voters, the Diamond Maple Leaf Brooch won with 52.43% of the vote.


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In this colorful brooch battle, the Australian Opal Spray Brooch brought home a respectable 30.7% of the vote, but Queen Elizabeth II's Aquamarine Clips won over 69.3% of you! (The clips were also worn this week, for the Queen's special broadcast commemorating the 75th anniversary of VE Day!)


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Classic design triumphed over sentimentality in this contest! Queen Adelaide's Brooch was the winner, claiming 72.64% of the vote, while the Centenary Rose Brooch was beloved by 27.36% of voters.


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No major contest here! Though the Carrington Feather Brooch was chosen by 13.55% of voters, the Cullinan V Brooch reigned supreme with 86.45% of the vote.


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In this imperial brooch face-off, Queen Mary's Russian Brooch took the prize with 59.3% of the vote, while the Teck Emperor of Austria Brooch made a strong showing with 40.7%.


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In our final contest of week four, the Bird of Paradise Jubilee Brooch held its own with 32.58% of the vote, but the Jardine Star Brooch won over 67.42% of voters!


We've got tiaras and necklaces coming your way later today, and more brooch votes tomorrow!