Luxembourg National Day 2017

Members of the Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg celebrated National Day 2017 with a series of celebrations on June 23rd. National Day or Nationalfeierdag is Grand Duke Henri’s Official Birthday, celebrated on June 23rd since 1961. Click HERE to take a look at last year’s celebrations. Continue reading

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King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima at Gala Dinner for the Diplomatic Corps

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands hosted the annual Gala Dinner for the Diplomatic Corps at the Royal Palace of Amsterdam in Dam Square on May 23rd. Princess Beatrix, Princess Margriet, and Professor Pieter van Vollenhoven were also present. The Gala Dinner is held in order to maintain international relations and strengthen ties. Click HERE to read King Willem-Alexander’s speech. As usual, we got no pictures from inside, but only of the royals arriving and departing. Continue reading

Christie’s Magnificent Jewels- 17 May 2017

It’s that time of year again! Famous Auction Houses Sotheby’s and Christie’s are having their Spring Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels Auctions in Geneva. Click HERE to see all of our previous Royal Jewels at Auction. Take a look below at some of the objects with Royal and Noble Provenance on auction at the Christie’s Magnificent Jewels Sale on May 17th, which include a diamond stickpin, clock, and a suite.

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Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels- 16 May 2017

It’s that time of year again! Famous Auction Houses Sotheby’s and Christie’s are having their Spring Magnificent and Noble Jewels Auctions in Geneva. Click HERE to see all of our previous Royal Jewels at Auction. Take a look below at some of the jewels from the Sotheby’s sale that have a royal or noble provenance, which include six necklaces, three earrings, a devant-de-corsage / tiara, and a brooch-

UPDATE– This page has been updated with the Sold prices-

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King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday Banquet

King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway hosted a Banquet for foreign royals and guests at the Royal Palace of Oslo on the evening of May 9th, to celebrate their 80th Birthday. In case you missed them, Click HERE to the celebrations for his 21st Birthday, HERE to the celebrations for his 40th Birthday, HERE for the King and Queen’s combined 60th Birthday celebrations, and HERE for his 70th Birthday celebrations. Click HERE to take a look at the guest list, HERE for the lunch and mini-cruise on the Royal Yacht Norge, and HERE for the Gala Dinner at the Opera. Continue reading

Tiara Poll- King Harald and Queen Sonja’s 80th Birthday Banquet

King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway are hosting banquet at the Royal Palace of Oslo on May 9th, for royal guests in Norway for their combined 80th Birthday celebrations. Click HERE to the celebrations for his 21st Birthday, HERE to the celebrations for his 40th Birthday, HERE for the King and Queen’s combined 60th Birthday celebrations, and HERE for his 70th Birthday celebrations. Click HERE to take a look at the guest list. Vote below on what Tiaras you think the royal ladies will wear to the banquet-  Continue reading