Category Archives: denmark

house of glücksburg…oldenburg etc.

Tiara Time: the Alexandrine Drop Tiara

perhaps the tiara with the most sparkle out there: the Alexandrine Drop Tiara.
One belonged to the Danish Royal Family now it is the property of the Countess of Frederiksborg, Prince Joachim’s ex. Continue reading

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tiara time: Princess Dagmar’s Floral Tiara

Nowadays, today’s tiara is typically called “Princess Marie’s Diamond Floral Tiara,” a topical, current moniker for the 21st Century royal-watcher that honors the princess that has brought it to the public spotlight. Indeed, it’s the tiara that Queen Margrethe first … Continue reading

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tiara time: Crown Princess Mary’s Wedding Tiara

Crown Princess Mary of Denmark’s Wedding Tiara: Darn Regal or David’s Bridal? Continue reading

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tiara time! the Pearl Poiré Tiara

Our Tale of the Pearl Poiré Tiara will remind you of the Leuchtenberg Sapphire Parure, Joséphine’s Emerald Parure and the Emerald Laurel Wreath Tiara as it’s travels across Europe from royal family to royal family span a century or two. … Continue reading

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tiara time! the midnight tiara

the modern Midnight tiara by Ole Lynggaard, is the third in Crown Princess Mary of Denmark’s collection. Continue reading

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The Khedive of Egypt Tiara: a Tale of Three Generations of Royal Brides (Tiara Time!)

Aficionados of spirals and scalloping rejoice! Rejoice extra if you love diamonds…so that’s pretty much all of us. Note to self: bumper sticker reading “Honk if you Love Tiaras.” Hell, honk if you love weddings, wedding dresses and love stories. … Continue reading

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More of the Rosenborg Kokoshnik! (aka Ruby Kokoshnik)

Countess Ruth in the Rosenborg (aka Ruby) Kokoshnik.

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