Queen Margrethe’s Ruby Horseshoe Brooch

Next week, Queen Margrethe of Denmark will celebrate her 80th Birthday and while the big celebrations to mark the day have been cancelled, we are still continuing with our series on her Top 8 Jewels to mark her 80th Birthday, continuing with Queen Margrethe’s Ruby Horseshoe Brooch. Continue reading

Today in Royal History | April 9

Feature

The 33rd Birthday of Crown Princess Sarah of Brunei

[Brunei Royal Tiaras]

Wedding

The Wedding of the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall in 2005

The Wedding of Hereditary Grand Duke Jean of Luxembourg and Princess Josephine Charlotte of Belgium in 1953

Royal Events OTD

The Diplomatic Corps Gala Dinner at the Royal Palace of Amsterdam in 2019

The Battle of Vimy Ridge Centenary in 2017

The Funeral of the Queen Mother in 2002

Grand Duke Jean and Grand Duchess Josephine Charlotte’s 25th Anniversary Gala in 1978

Royal Events Today

Queen Margrethe’s Ruby Horseshoe Brooch

Part 2 of Kungliga Smycken

 

Savoy-Aosta Emerald Necklace

Happy Birthday to Princess Margherita of Savoy-Aosta, the Dowager Archduchess of Austria-Este, the Italian Princess who married the second son of the last Emperor of Austria. We have covered a variety of her jewels, like the Savoy-Aosta Tiara, Austria-Este Tiara, and the Savoy-Aosta Bandeau Tiara, but have been saving one of her most magnificent jewels for today, the Savoy-Aosta Emerald Necklace.

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