Thursday, May 31, 2012

10 Days of Tiaras - Part One

In honour of Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations we begin
The 10 Days of Tiaras

Starting with the Brazilian Aquamarine Tiara.

Given to the Queen on her Coronation from the President and people of Brazil, it originally looked like this.

The tiara was redesigned and adapted to take four scroll ornaments from an aquamarine and diamond head jewel given to The Queen by the Governor of São Paulo in 1968.

picture by Rex

Not my favourite tiara. Is it yours?

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

New Arrival

To announce your impending new arrival!
available here and here

One for mom, coming soon -get it?!

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Queen Elizabeth visits the Chelsea Flower Show 2012

photo: Reuters
Queen Elizabeth visited the Chelsea Flower Show yesterday.
Looking lovely in lavender accented with one of her many diamond brooches.

photo: WPA Pool/Getty Images Europe
Your Majesty, may we talk?

photo: WPA Pool/Getty Images Europe
If you don't wish to wear a hat, don't.
But next year could you please leave the hair net at home?
It just doesn't work.

I'm sorry to say,

It didn't work last year either.

Sunday, May 20, 2012

Friday, May 18, 2012

Pink Saturday - May 19

As part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, the Queen's Sovereigns' Lunch was held today at Windsor Castle.

And there was pink in the historic house!

But first, check out Princess Charlene of Monaco-she has had her hair cut. And finally she is wearing some colour!

King Mswati III of Swaziland with his #3 wife Inkhosikati LaMbikiza,

Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg

Dominic Lipinski/PA

Princess Lalla Meryem of Morocco

Kate wore a simple pleated dress by Emilia Wickstead

Would love to see a close-up of that brooch.

Happy Pink Saturday!
I'm joining Beverly at How Sweet the Sound for the weekly roundup of all things Pink.