Nobel Peace Prize 2018

King Harald, Queen Sonja, Crown Prince Haakon, and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway attended the annual Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony and Banquet in Oslo on December 10th. While the other Noble Prizes are awarded by King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, only the Peace Prize is awarded in Oslo. Continue reading

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Queen Alexandra’s Diamond Chandelier Earrings

Today marks the Anniversary of the Birth of Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom, and to mark the occasion, as well as the birth and death anniversaries of Queen Alexandra and her daughter, Queen Maud, last week, we have been featuring some of their jewels. Click HERE to learn about Queen Alexandra’s Diamond and Pearl Brooch, and HERE to take a look at Queen Maud’s Drapers’ Company Brooch. Continue reading

Queen Maud’s Drapers’ Company Brooch

Today marks the 149th Anniversary of the Birth of Queen Maud of Norway, the British Princess who became the first Queen of an Independent Kingdom of Norway. To mark the occasion, as well as the birth and death anniversaries of Queen Alexandra and Queen Maud this week, we have been featuring some of their jewels, featuring Queen Maud’s Drapers’ Company Brooch. Click HERE to learn about Queen Alexandra’s Diamond and Pearl Brooch. Continue reading