Between 1912 and 1915 Cartier designed a series of kokoshnik-shaped tiaras incorporating unusual and dramatic materials, such as platinum, blackened steel, onyx, and rock crystal, all embellished with diamonds. Proof… Continue reading Battle of the Tiaras – Cartier Early 20th Century Design
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Battle of the Tiaras – Convertible Edition
In this latest set of Defenses we've seen a few of the convertible tiaras out there. Now...it's time to pick a winner!! The contenders are: The Dutch Pearl Button Tiara… Continue reading Battle of the Tiaras – Convertible Edition
Battle of the Tiaras – It’s a Fringe Off!!!
The inspiration for the last few Defense of the Tiaras was the Sweden / South Korea State Dinner, held on June 14th. While Queen Silvia was radiant in the Leuchtenberg… Continue reading Battle of the Tiaras – It’s a Fringe Off!!!