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Tiara Time! New Tiara Alert!

what’s the buzz on the name for the new tiara? These are your Blog Hostess’ nominations/suggestions. We’re not saying they’re good… Princess Sofia’s Wedding tiara [the Captain Obvious of names] the Emerald-Palm Frond Tiara…do they looks like palm leaves to … Continue reading

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Happy Wedding Anniversary, Prince Rainier & Princess Grace!

Fifty-nine years ago, in accordance with the Napoleonic Code of Monaco, Prince Rainier of Monaco and Grace Kelly celebrated their civil ceremony in the throne room of Palace Monaco. The ceremony lasted 16 minutes. Afterwards there was a small, informal … Continue reading

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Tiara Trivia!

Help! I right clicked this photo and didn’t label it. Can anyone tell me who this bride is and what tiara she’s wearing?

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250th Post Fun!

Two hundred and fifty posts! Actually, considering it was our two-year blogaversary last week, 250 doesn’t sound like a lot. Either way, for your viewing pleasure, an except from the Illustrated London News depicting Gustav & Margaret of Connaught’s wedding … Continue reading

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Today in Marie Antoinette History: February 12

12 February 1736 Marie Antoinette’s parents, Maria Theresa and Francis I, tied the knot. Interestingly enough, the future Holy Roman Empress was originally engaged to Leopold Clement of Lorraine, Francis’ older brother. Leopold was due to visit court in 1723 … Continue reading

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Royal Family Portrait 1935

Taken at the wedding of Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark to Ingrid of Sweden, May 1935. How many tiaras do you recognize? Look at the first woman on the left in the second seated row…ring any bells? Happy Saturday!

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Wedding Tiaras part I: Diamond Daisy and Prussian Diamond

Tiara Time: the welcome to the family wedding tiaras!

how’s about a little wedding nostalgia? Clockwise from top: the Duchess of Cambridge in the Halo Scroll Tiara, Crown Princess Metit Marit of Norway in the Diamond Daisy Tiara and doña Letizia, Princesa de

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