Tag Archives: Sweden

Carl XVI Gustaf’s Birthday, Postal Salute

a look back at the past 30 years of #King Carl Gustaf of #Sweden’s reign, in stamps!
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Prince Carl-Phillip & Princess Sophia Welcome Royal Son

Still awaiting the name of the new Prince of Värmland, the first-born son of Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist of Sweden #Royalty #RoyalBaby 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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Prince born to Victoria of Sweden

Well, at 20:28 Continental time, Crown Princess Victoria gave birth to a son at Karolinska Hospital in Stockholm. The new prince–name to be announced tomorrow–is now 3rd in line to the Swedish throne. Her husband, Prince Daniel briefly addressed the … Continue reading

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princess sofia wears her wedding tiara again

Is this only the second sighting of Princess Sofia in her wedding tiara? Continue reading

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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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tiara time: the Connaught tiara

Orginally a wedding gift from the Duke & Duchess of Connaught to their daughter Margaret, the Connaught Tiara is now part of the Bernadotte Foundation, Sweden’s State collection of crown jewels.

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