10 October 2020

Scandi Sparkler Spectacular: And The Winner Is...!

 

The votes have been tallied, and we have a tiara tournament champion!



Grand Ladies Site


It made its way from Munich to Stockholm with Josephine of Leuchtenberg...


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...and was given to Victoria of Baden by King Oscar II and Queen Sofia...


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...and was worn with spirit by Queen Louise...


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...and now sparkles on Queen Silvia!


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That's right: the Leuchtenberg Sapphire Parure Tiara reigns supreme in this competition! It brought in a dominant 68.99% of the vote, while the Norwegian Emerald Parure Tiara was chosen by 31.01% of voters.


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Thank you all so much for voting in this tiara tournament! I know how much you've enjoyed them, so never fear: we've got another one coming up shortly! Until then, I hope you enjoy the sparkling content I've got in store for you -- think deep dives into important royal collections and shimmering state visit jewels...!