Tiaras

In Defense of the Tiara – Teck Crescent Tiara

Programming Note: Hofdame Bits and Bobs will publish on Monday. Time to dip back into the British Vault, way back, since this one hasn't been seen on a royal head since the Queen Mum: The Teck Crescent Tiara. The History As the name suggests this one comes from the Teck side of the Royal Family,… Continue reading In Defense of the Tiara – Teck Crescent Tiara

Tiaras

In Defense of the Tiara – Queen Mary’s Fringe

With the news this week that Princess Beatrice's wedding gown will go on exhibit, we've decided to take on one of Her Majesty's favorite tiaras - The Queen Mary Fringe. This is one of three fringe tiaras that Queen Elizabeth II owns (along with two fringe necklaces), the other two being Queen Adelaide's Fringe tiara… Continue reading In Defense of the Tiara – Queen Mary’s Fringe

Tiaras

In Defense of the Tiara – The Grand Duchess Vladimir

Programming Note: Tune in this weekend for coverage of Ingrid Alexandra's confirmation. The service is at noon, local Norwegian time, with a luncheon at the palace at 1:30 p.m. Ingrid Alexandra's royal godparents will be in attendance, including King Felipe, Crown Prince Frederick, and Crown Princess Victoria. The hofdames will be tucked in their beds… Continue reading In Defense of the Tiara – The Grand Duchess Vladimir