Tag Archives: royalty

Royal Jinx at 2016 Euro Championships?

unnervingly, any country with a royal supporter in the stands has bowed out unexpectedly. Continue reading

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remembering the queen mum

on the anniversary of the beloved dowager queen’s death, let’s revel in the good times past:  the Duke & Duchess of York 1927.  mother-and-daughter both hail in new coronation halos, 1937.  marriage of Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon to Prince Albert, Duke of York, … Continue reading

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Royal Baby Update: Prince Oscar of Sweden

  To update what we so briefly gleaned yesterday, Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden gave birth to a prince, now third-in-line to the throne. This morning, while we Americans were deep in REM, the royal baby’s name was announced: Prince … Continue reading

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tiara time! our favorite tiaras (for the moment)

almost four years in, we finally compile a list of our favorite tiaras… Continue reading

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kate and will have tea with my grandma

every Saturday at 3.  

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the Curse of Charlotte of Belgium

Charlotte of Belgium, aka Carlota Empress of Mexico levied a curse upon the 3 most powerful royal dynasties in Europe in retaliation for the execution of her husband, Emperor Maximilian of Mexico Continue reading

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pre-wedding mania! Bernadotte Brides Just Rule!

a look back at the Bernadotte Brides of the past! #RoyalWedding2015 Continue reading

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