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During the U.S. State Banquet, the British monarch wore a diamond and ruby tiara, which symbolically protects its wearer from disease.
The tiaras were out in full force at the other night's white-tie banquet at Buckingham Palace, for which Queen Elizabeth chose a sparkling ruby and diamond topper to complement her cream-colored evening gown by Angela Kelly.But the next day, some on social media are speculating ...
 
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The royals did not disappoint.
On June 3, the royal family hosted a formal state banquet at Buckingham Palace in honor of President Donald Trump's official visit to the United Kingdom. As with most state banquets, the ladies of the royal family have brought out their most serious ...
 
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The Vladimir tiara has a story worthy of James Bond.
Just weeks ago at Christie's Geneva, an emerald that belonged to Catherine the Great sold for over $4 million. Experts attribute the success of the sale in part to the size of the stone—75 carats—but even more so to its Russian provenance. “It is ...
 
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Tiaras are a wedding-day must for royal brides, but who else is in the market for a diamond topper?
Last week, just days before the latest royal wedding (the third in a year), two tiaras were sold in Geneva. One, an intricately crafted, all-diamond Fabergé that Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin received on the occasion of her 1905 marriage to Wilhelm von Hohenzollem, the heir ...
 
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It fetched a whopping $433,321 at auction in Geneva.
Two royal wedding tiaras, both created by Fabergé, both designed as gifts to a noble bride, both designed in the first years of the 20th century, and both gifts from Russian relatives, will go up for auction within a day of each ...
 
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The auction of two Fabergé wedding tiaras is the jewelry coincidence of the century.
Two royal wedding tiaras, both created by Fabergé, both designed as gifts to a noble bride, both designed in the first years of the 20th century, and both gifts from Russian relatives, will go up for auction within a day of each ...
 
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A national treasure almost disappeared forever.
A sapphire and diamond coronet Prince Albert designed for his wife Queen Victoria in 1840, the year they were married, will go on display at the new Victoria & Albert Museum jewelry galleries on April 12—but just three years ago, the historic piece ...
 
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The Duchess of Cambridge is no stranger to a sparkling headpiece.
One of the best parts about marrying into the royal family is undoubtedly getting to borrow jewelry from Queen Elizabeth's vast collection. Over the course of her royal career, the Duchess of Cambridge has sported three different tiaras publicly: the Cartier Halo, ...
 
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These stunning pieces may have evolved over time, but they never lose their luster.
When it comes to royal jewelry, it all stays in the family. For centuries, the British royals have passed priceless jewels from one generation to the next—although they don’t always survive intact. “Pieces are often modified to better suit current tastes or ...
 
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The Queen and Duchess Kate were joined by King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands.
The King and Queen of the Netherlands are currently on a state visit to the United Kingdom, where the royals are spending time with Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, Prince William, Duchess Kate, and other members of the British royal family. Tonight, Queen Elizabeth is ...
 
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Owned by different matriarchs from the Russian and British royal families, the Vladimir Tiara has survived a revolution, smuggling, and many redesigns.
With the recent centennial anniversary of the Russian Revolution, the world can’t help but reflect on what is indisputably one of the most perplexing periods in history, and of course, the infamous family caught in the middle of it all—the Romanovs. Today, ...
 
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Diana's famous tiara made a stunning wedding appearance.
Princess Diana's iconic wedding tiara just made another appearance at a Spencer family wedding: Diana's niece, Celia McCorquodale, wore the Spencer tiara for her nuptials this past weekend. Celia, the daughter of Lady Sarah McCorquodale, Diana's oldest sister, married George Woodhouse in ...
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