The final post in our week of articles about the Queen’s coronation jewelry focuses on a pair of items that have always fascinated me: the coronation bracelets, or armills. Here’s some of the fascinating history behind these symbolic gold cuff bracelets.
For an awards ceremony this week, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands wore a bright blue outfit with coordinating turquoise jewels. The earrings earned her a place in today’s Sparkling Spotlight.
Among the most dazzling jewelry pieces associated with British royal coronations are the Coronation Necklace and Earrings, which have been worn for four coronation ceremonies. Today, we’ve got a deep-dive into the history of their creation, as well as more than a century of royal wear.