Italian State Visit to Sweden

President Sergio Mattarella of Italy and his daughter, Laura Mattarella are on a State Visit to Italy from November 13th to the 15th, at the invitation of King Carl XVI Gustaf and the Swedish Government, to celebrate and build diplomatic, economic, and cultural ties, and focus on digitization and sustainability, European cooperation, research, and culture.

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Countess Madeleine Kogevinas’ Tiara

Happy Birthday to Countess Madeleine Kogevinas née Bernadotte, who turns 80 today! The only daughter of Prince Carl Bernadotte and Countess Elsa von Rosen, she was the niece of Queen Astrid of BelgiumCrown Princess Martha of Norway, and Princess Margaretha of Sweden and Denmark, and is the first cousin of King Harald V of NorwayKing Baudouin of BelgiumKing Albert II of Belgium, and Grand Duchess Joséphine Charlotte of Luxembourg. To mark the occasion, we are taking a look at her Pearl and Diamond Floral Tiara. Continue reading