Ancona Tiara

Happy Birthday to Princess Camilla of the Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Duchess of Castro, who turns 47 today! An Italian Heiress married to a Head of the House of Bourbon-Two Sicilies who is quite active on the European Social Circuit, the Duchess attends quite a few glittering events. To mark her birthday today, we are taking a look at the glittering Ancona Tiara, a royal tiara that was sold at auction and has remained in the same royal family.

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Victoria Revealed at Kensington Palace

Are you going to be in London anytime between now and 2020? Then you have to visit the new Victoria Revealed Exhibition at Kensington Palace, which opened yesterday.  Marking the 200th Anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birth, the displays feature personal objects and an intimate account of her fascinating life and long reign. Among the objects are three Tiaras, which come from the collection of the Dukes of Fife, descendants of Queen Victoria’s granddaughter, Princess Louise. Continue reading

Crown Princess Mary’s Tahitian Pearl Necklace

Prince Henrik of Denmark, Queen Margrethe’s consort for 46 years, passed away last week, and to honour his memory, we have been taking a look at some of his glittering gifts to his family over the years. Click HERE to learn about Queen Margrethe’s Engagement Ring, HERE for Crown Princess Mary’s Diamond Flower Brooch, HERE for Queen Margrethe’s Gold, Ruby, and Pearl Parure, and HERE for Queen Margrethe’s Modern Turquoises. Today’s feature is Crown Princess Mary’s Tahitian Pearl Necklace- Continue reading

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