Wedding of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark, 2004

Happy Anniversary to Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark, who got married on this day in 2004. As the Heirs to Europe’s oldest monarchy, their wedding was a suitably lavish affair, with Pre-Wedding events including a Gala Dinner and a glittering Gala Performance. Continue reading

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Armed Forces Dinner at Fredensborg Palace

Queen Margrethe of Denmark hosted the annual Armed Forces Dinner at Fredensborg Palace on the evening of March 11th. This year, members of the Air Force, in particular, were invited for dinner in the Dome Hall of the Palace. Crown Princess Mary and Crown Prince Frederik were also present. The was the Royal Family’s first official event since Prince Henrik’s death, though Court Mourning will not end until the 14th.

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Queen Margrethe’s Modern Turquoises

Prince Henrik of Denmark, consort for 46 years, passed away this week, and to honour his memory, we are taking a look at some of his glittering gifts to the Danish Royal Ladies over the years. Click HERE to learn about Queen Margrethe’s Engagement Ring, HERE for Crown Princess Mary’s Diamond Flower Brooch, and HERE for Queen Margrethe’s Gold, Ruby, and Pearl Parure. Today’s feature is Queen Margrethe’s Modern Turquoises, which she often coordinates with her set of antique turquoises (inherited from Queen Ingrid), including the Turquoise Daisy Tiara. Continue reading

Queen Margrethe’s Gold, Ruby, and Pearl Parure

Prince Henrik of Denmark, consort for 46 years, passed away this week, and to honour his memory, we are taking a look at some of his glittering gifts to the Danish Royal Ladies over the years. Click HERE to learn about Queen Margrethe’s Engagement Ring, and HERE for Crown Princess Mary’s Diamond Flower Brooch. Today’s feature is Queen Margrethe’s Gold, Ruby, and Pearl Parure Continue reading