King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of The Netherlands are on a 3-day State Visit to Luxembourg to strengthen political, economic, and diplomatic ties, from May 23rd to 25th. The Dutch Royal Family have close ties to the Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg, especially since the Grand Duchy used to be part of the Kingdom of The Netherlands until 1890. Continue reading
In the past few days, leading up to the Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we have been taking a look at some of the possible heirloom Tiaras that can be worn by the bride at the wedding. Our last feature is on the Lotus Flower Tiara-
In the next few days, leading up to the Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we will be taking a look at some of the possible Tiaras that can be worn by the bride at the wedding. Today’s feature is on the Strathmore Rose Tiara, which was a wedding gift to the Queen Mother- Continue reading
In the next few days, leading up to the Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we will be taking a look at some of the possible Tiaras that can be worn by the bride at the wedding. Today’s feature is Maria Feodorovna’s Sapphire Bandeau. Continue reading
A variety of Jewels from the Genoese Branch of the House of Savoy (which formerly reigned in Italy) are on Auction at the Dorotheum’s Jewellery Sale on May 17th at the Palais Dorotheum in Vienna.
It’s that time of year again, illustrious Auction Houses are having their annual Spring Magnificent and Noble Jewels Sales and a plethora of Royal and Noble Jewels (even more than the ones featured here) are on Auction at the Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels Sale in Geneva on May 15th.
Happy Birthday to Princess Irene of Greece and Denmark, who turns 76 today! The daughter of King Paul and Queen Frederika of Greece, and the younger sister of King Constantine of Greece and Queen Sofia of Spain, she has attended a plethora of glittering events. To mark her birthday, we are taking a look at the Greek Pearl and Diamond Necklace Tiara.
Happy Birthday to the Duchess of Northumberland, who turns 60 today! As the wife of the illustrious Duke of Northumberland, she is the chatelaine of the famous Alnwick Castle among a host of stately homes around the country, and is known for redeveloping the The Alnwick Garden. The Duchess is also the Lord Lieutenant of Northumberland. In honour of her birthday, we are taking a look at the Duchess of Northumberland’s Tiaras, none of which she has publicly worn. Continue reading