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tiara time! the Cameo Tiara

Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend but let’s face it; diamond tiaras aren’t terribly unique in the sphere of royal headgear. Perhaps that’s why the Swedish collection holds a special place in my heart…so many nonpareil tiaras. (Remember the … Continue reading

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Trivia ‘Toinette#2: two hundred forty-two years ago today…

16 may 1770 After traveling in a bon bon box of a carriage across Europe for weeks on end, Marie Antoinette (neé Maria Antonia Josepha Joanna de Lorraine, Archduchess of Austria) found herself in the forest near Compiègne where the … Continue reading

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