Netherlands

Royal Shares and Re-wears – Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel

Happy Friday Fun Day! Last week we determined that Baguettes preferred the first outing of the Duchess of Cambridge's bottle-green Jenny Packham sparkler. It seems the diplomatic-dressing won out this time around! Let's dive into a Classic Royal Share today. The is a favorite among long-time royal watchers and one that seems to work on… Continue reading Royal Shares and Re-wears – Princess Beatrix and Princess Mabel

Spain · Sweden

Open Post – Spanish State Visit to Sweden (Updated Day Two!)

Hold on to your tiara hats, the long-awaited State Visit from Spain to Sweden starts today. The King and Queen have arrived in Sweden, although the scheduled events with the Swedish royals begin tomorrow. Program Wednesday, 24 November Royal Palace Official Welcome - The royal couples will proceed in a procession through Stockholm from Hovstallet… Continue reading Open Post – Spanish State Visit to Sweden (Updated Day Two!)

Germany · Greece · Pocket Profiles

Pocket Profile – Frederica, Queen of the Hellenes

Friederike Luise Thyra Victoria Margarita Sophia Olga Cecilia Isabella Christa of Hanover is quite a lot to fit on a birth certificate, isn't it? Within her family, she was known as Freddie, much easier for everyday use. She was born in 1917, and the long name was indicative of her lineage. She was royal to… Continue reading Pocket Profile – Frederica, Queen of the Hellenes