Slovenia's President Borut Pahor visited the Norwegian royals today, and let's just cut to the tiaras first, shall we? Thanks to our Norwegian community member Ween we know that Sonja is wearing a 25 year old dress by Eric Mortensen, along with Queen Maud's Pearl and Diamond tiara. I think we can add Sonja to… Continue reading Random Royaling – Slovenia Visits Norway (Tiara Action!)
Morning everyone! Trying a new twist on our tiara posts here, and following along with the “Hall of Fame” series The Handbag/Sudsy is working on now. We're going to have some Hall of Fame Tiaras, starting with one that were recently featured in OC's ROYGBIV:Florals post. Now since I don't have a favorite floral tiara… Continue reading Hall of Fame: Floral Tiaras
We've defended, we've voted and we once took a trip through time with the Dutch Antique Pearl Tiara. This week we're going to do a little time traveling ourselves, discussing tiaras in their previous and current forms. Tying into the other discussions this week (State Visit and Blue Jewels) we're kicking this series off with… Continue reading First or Final?
We're heading back to the UK this week, for a rousing discussion about Queen Elizabeth's II Burmese Ruby Tiara. The History Queen Elizabeth II is not a modern day Queen Mary, she doesn't really play with her jewels, keeping most of them as she has received them. This is not one of those... Elizabeth II… Continue reading In Defense of the Tiara – Burmese Ruby
Today, Emperor Akihito will abdicate his position and Crown Prince Naruhito will become the new Emperor of Japan. Naruhito's enthronement ceremony will be held in October , and I'm sure we'll have some coverage of that. For now we are going to concentrate on one of my fave things...tiaras! Crown Princess Masako has not been… Continue reading Moving on up!