Britain

Spam the Sophster – She is 56!

Happy birthday to the Countess of Wessex! We haven't done her the hono(u)r of a good birthday spam in the past, so let's remedy that. My favorite Sophie is here; big-hatted, well-suited and wedding bound. This is from Mike and Zara Tindall's wedding in 2011. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'x4lQ_6asT_1-0pJsyl58rA',sig:'uQlljFJSRm_Q6bn_t91TpnxYeoP-T8PKxjkatyyy6No=',w:'358px',h:'594px',items:'120112791,120112789,120100896,120105567,120102901',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); Will and… Continue reading Spam the Sophster – She is 56!

Russia

Lost Magnificence – Diamonds Part 2

Now for the prettiest of the pretty.  These representations of nature in all her glory make me stop, look, and sigh.  Imagine having one of these as a selection from which to choose for your finishing touch to your court gown before descending that grand staircase and joining everyone at the ball and you prepare… Continue reading Lost Magnificence – Diamonds Part 2