Denmark

Masterpiece Theater: Margrethe II and the Danish New Year

In Danish tradition, Queen Margrethe hosts New Year Receptions. She often wears a fur trimmed navy blue dress with her various honors. She wears it so often, there have been cries for change, but I truly do see this outfit as another piece of Masterpiece Theater. Google images Google images Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'pY53T2vFRAlJEQhjM8Yt2g',sig:'4p-SVvwkM34QIDm8GpOEOLFycd0-Y-I32NOHurhgDSY=',w:'594px',h:'397px',items:'630836668,630835908,900826582,630835902,1076586172',caption: true… Continue reading Masterpiece Theater: Margrethe II and the Danish New Year

Sweden

Masterpiece Theater – Victoria 2014 Nobel Prize

It's definitely a masterpiece appearance when your photo taken from behind is as glamorous as any taken from the front. Behold, Crown Princess Victoria at the 2014 Nobel Prize ceremonies. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'JY19mS4BT05R7o6WAVfQKw',sig:'JFLaIx9-eiJHpKv1buzJ2BU4-gixuDytPV3FgDQ5oyE=',w:'395px',h:'594px',items:'460251714',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); You are seeing the back of the Baden Fringe tiara, which is almost as glorious as seeing… Continue reading Masterpiece Theater – Victoria 2014 Nobel Prize

Britain

Masterpiece Theater – Evolving Style of a Modern Princess

Hat Tip to our own geogirl for the information on the wedding dress! We are going to reach way back and look at the life of one of the Edwardian era's most sparkling princesses, Princess Patricia of Connaught. She was born in 1886, the youngest child of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, and… Continue reading Masterpiece Theater – Evolving Style of a Modern Princess

Spain

Masterpiece Theater–Infanta Elena at Crown Princess Victoria’s Wedding

GET. IT. GURL. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'kZpNStBFQLlZ1xd8iWfi-w',sig:'H7mpe1sXXKQnTAPY97G379trW7SPyNi0ArZDqU9P1ZY=',w:'371px',h:'594px',items:'158130728',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); On June 19th, 2010 Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo attended the wedding of Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria and Mr. Olof Daniel Westling (now known as Prince Daniel). She wore a stunning creation from Lorenzo Caprile which, for me, screams Spain. Sure, it borders on… Continue reading Masterpiece Theater–Infanta Elena at Crown Princess Victoria’s Wedding

Norway

Masterpiece Theater: Mette Marit’s Wedding Gown

On August 25, 2001, Mette Marit Tjessem Høiby and Crown Prince Haakon of Norway became man and wife. The bride was stunning in Ove Harder Finseth's ethereal design. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'IxQwaCguSY5hRuGqZ2e4lQ',sig:'m6JnL8u3b-DLomAHaTCBdZtLKLgR6hKm9DbjXq2s0CU=',w:'340px',h:'594px',items:'157788685',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); It was a tough road for this couple, as MM was an unwed mother with a somewhat questionable past.… Continue reading Masterpiece Theater: Mette Marit’s Wedding Gown