Royal News

Friendship dominates on day one of State Visit from Japan

Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako arrived in London to begin Japan’s State Visit to the United Kingdom and it was all smiles. The Prince of Wales greeted the Emperor and Empress at their hotel to formally begin the visit; the heir to the throne will often first welcome visitors during State Visits. Prince William then rode in a carriage with the couple to Horse Guards Parade in…
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Luxembourg

The Grand Ducal Palace of Luxembourg

With Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg’s announcement that he will begin transferring power to his son and heir, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume, in October, all eyes will be on Luxembourg City. Where do the Luxembourgish royals live in Luxembourg City? The…
Luxembourg

The mysterious tiara that could be about to get a new royal owner

While each royal family has their own impressive jewellery collection, there are typically some pieces only worn by the sovereign’s wife (or reigning Queen/ Grand Duchess). The Luxembourgish Royal Family has some incredible pieces that we may start to see on Hereditary Grand Duchess Stéphanie as power begins to transition to her husband in the autumn. The Luxembourg Empire Tiara is a…
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British Royals

All the royals who enjoyed Ascot 2024

Royal Ascot has now wrapped up after five days of racing, fashion, and royal spotting. 2024 was no exception, the Royal Family turned out in full numbers for one of the biggest racing events of the year.  Royal Ascot opened on Tuesday, 18 June and King Charles and Queen…
Royal News

The fascinating history of the emerald that just stole the show at Royal Ascot

Although Queen Camilla usually chooses to wear the same pieces of jewellery frequently, she made a bold new choice of brooch on Thursday for Day 3 of Royal Ascot. The Queen chose to wear the Delhi Carved Emerald Brooch, also known as the Ladies of India Brooch, a brooch gifted to Queen Mary over a century ago for the 1911 Delhi Durbar. Embed from Getty Images The brooch…
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The Edinburghs

Sophie in white on her wedding anniversary

The Duke and Duchess of Edinburgh marked a major milestone on June 19th 2024 – the couple celebrated their silver wedding anniversary. Both Edward and Sophie celebrated by attending Day 2 of Royal Ascot, and Sophie chose an appropriate dress for the occasion. The Duchess wore a white tea length gown with a mesh floral full-length overlay on Wednesday. She paired it with a white…
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