24 January 2021

Diamond Tiara Tournament: The Elite Eight Preview!



We're getting close to crowning a champion in our Diamonds Are Forever Tiara Tournament! Here's a preview of our Elite Eight round...


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Queen Alexandra's Kokoshnik vs. The Danish Floral Aigrette

The #1 seed in the region, Queen Alexandra's Kokoshnik, faces off against the #2 seed, the Danish Floral Aigrette! Will it be the wall of diamonds or the wreath of flowers?


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The Vladimir Tiara (Widowed) vs. The Stuart Tiara

Even without its drops, the #5 seeded Vladimir Tiara has pulled off a pair of upsets to make it to round four! Does it stand a chance against the region's #2 seed, the towering Stuart Tiara?


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The Brabant Laurel Wreath Tiara vs. The Imperial Chrysanthemum Tiara

The #8-seeded Brabant Laurel Wreath Tiara has fended off some impressive competition to make it to this round, which sees it facing off against the #6 seed in the region, the Imperial Chrysanthemum Tiara. Which floral tiara will take home victory this week?


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The Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara vs. Queen Sophie's Diamond Tiara

Our final competition of the week features another match up of #1 and #2 seeds! The top seed in the region, the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara, will be challenged by the #2-ranked Queen Sophie's Diamond Tiara. The two tiaras share some major design similarities—I can't wait to see which one all of you select as the winner!


Which tiaras are you pulling for in the Elite Eight round?