The royal family of Belgium has long been thought to have one of the smallest jewelry collections in Europe—but, delightfully, the King and Queen of the Belgians have recently been adding numerous antique jewels to their vault. Recently, we learned that yet another jewelry set has been acquired by Philippe and Mathilde at auction, this time set with diamonds and kunzites.
Another day, another major milestone birthday! Today, Queen Mathilde of the Belgians celebrates her 50th birthday, and in her honor, we’re counting down ten of her most glittering royal tiaras and jewels.
Princess Astrid, sister of the King of the Belgians, embarked on a diplomatic trip to Japan this week—and packed plenty of diamonds in her luggage!